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The piece is a first-hand account of the people participating in a rally in support of cattle protection laws in India-- on February 28, 2016.
There is zero tolerance in their society since the beginning of civilization in India. The Africans do not kill their clan fellows or those who have married in their clan.
To define Vaastu Shastra - Vaastu , which means physical environment and Shastra meaning knowledge or principles, is one of the traditional Hindu canons of town planning and architecture.Its current popularity stems from its focus on a wholesome approach to space and form...
It reveals the true nature of the hindus pacific thoughts
I never thought much about the words but now that I think about this hymn, I am kind of confused how it qualifies as a praise or prayer.
Love JIhad is starting to take center stage in India both socially and politically. But what is it? Is it even for real? And what can be done about it?
For the last two days Neeta Malhotra has been busy shuttling from one jewellery store to another in Mumbai. Her elder daughter is getting married next year but she's trying to buy as much jewellery as possible for the wedding now.
Hindu religious scriptures have written about about a cycle on earth which is divided into the four ages.Satya-yuga, Tretā-yuga,Dvāpara-yuga and the last, the Kali-yuga.I would share my opinion on kalyug.
As per Hindu Dharma mangalsutra is an ornament of a woman denoting her marital status. Each person makes a mangalsutra for the bride as per his capacity.
Nowadays it has become a widespread fashion to wear clothing with pictures of Hindu Deities and symbols. However we need to understand that, every Dharmik symbol and deity is associated with divinity and is something which is revered. Hence the symbols and Deities should be treated wi...
At Tanah Lot Temple, there is a fresh water spring can be seen when the sea water was receding. The presence of spring has become one of considerations when Tanah lot was chosen as the location of Temple. This temple building is set on the main temple area of Tanah Lot Temple. T...
Symbols have great significance in Hinduism and in Hindu philosophy. Various myths, epics and stories in different Hindu texts are conveying a message that is relevant in this modern day too. By understanding the real meaning of such symbols, one can lead a comfortable and happy life....
A reflection on a speech made by Vaclav Havel the atheist poet and former President of the Czech Republic in which he denounced the godless civilization. A surprising point on view for an atheist? Not really, few of us older hands take the binary view of younger, more militant atheist...
The colorful Terracotta horses are part of the village temple rituals. Travelers can view the village temples and Terracotta horses throughout Tamil Nadu.
Among all the fabulous Hindu gods, Lord Ganesha is the nearest to the actual level of awareness, most clearly contracted and most able to support us in our daily walk of life and concerns.
We are dependent on Sun for our survival. But do planets of the solar system have any effect on our lives? Astrology believes so. If that is the case would praying to Planets solve our problems?
Do you know that Sakyamuni was born in Nepal? Do you know that the pond they used to bathe the baby is still there?
Pomegranate is having spiritual importance in Hindu customes, pomegranate resemble for success and richness and it is connected with both Boomidevi(the earth goddess) and lord Ganesha and pomegranate is having health benefits too.
Gokarna is located in western sea coast of Karnataka, India. It is an Hindu pilgrimage centre with lot of Shiva temples and it is also having several beaches for tourists
Makara Sankranthi falls in the month of January on 13 th of every year, most of the Hindu families celebrate this festival. It is the festival of harvests.
Navarathri festival is celebrated ever year in the month of Aswin in Lunar calender all over the India.
Riots in Assam were not communal. Deeming the violence to be a religious conflict is a misunderstanding.
Roro Jonggrang refused Bondowoso proposing marriage to be his wife, then by anger he cursed Roro Bondowoso Jonggrang into stone ...
Water is the final film in a trilogy by director Deepa Mehta after the films Fire and Earth. The film focuses on the denial of the Hindu widows by their community and their miserable condition in the 1939 in the holy city of Varanasi (Benares), popularly called Vrindavan, city of wido...
The Narmada river could be the oldest river on earth. Rocks from the Precambrian and Paleozoic ages are found in a valley that she flows through. According to her devotees, she is a mother goddess who provides for them materially and spiritually; the giver of immortal bliss.
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