Hindu critique blog “Vedkabhed” has published an article titled “Pedophilia in Hinduism“. I am going to analyze and respond only false allegation made by that blog regarding pedophilia in Hinduism in this article. Shiva’s marriage with Parvati: He claimed that age of Parvati at the time of her marriage is explicitly not mentioned, which is […]
In this, I am talking about three disadvantages of India and what I would like to be changed
JUPITER AND PRANAYAMA It sure is interesting that the planet Jupiter, commonly called “Guru”, is exalted in the sign of Cancer. Guru means “heavy” (read more about this name here). This implies that Jupiter is the planet that is the most heavy with life experience or knowledge. Of all the different yogic practices and paths […]
Project: Cultural Reconstruction of a Marginal Community: The Manger Community of in the Eastern and North eastern Himalayas Draft Chapter Religion, Faith and Beyond: Uneasy Transition from Hindu to Tribal Identity Situated within a larger about the recent process of cultural reconstruction of the Mangar (or Magar) community in the Eastern and North Eastern Himalayas, […]
Wonderful Incarnation Sai Baba knew all Yogic Practices. He was well-versed in the six processes including Dhauti (Stomach-cleaning by a moistened piece of linen 3″ in breadth and 22 1/2″ in length), Khandayoga, i.e., separating His limbs and joining them again, and Samadhi, etc. If you think that He was a Hindu, He looked like […]
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Dalai-lama) Jump to navigationJump to search For the current Dalai Lama, see 14th Dalai Lama. Dalai Lama Standard Tibetan: ཏཱ་ལའི་བླ་མ་ Wylie transliteration: tā la’i bla ma Tibetan pronunciation: [táːlɛː láma] Incumbent Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama since 22 February 1940 Style His Holiness Residence McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India Formation 1391 First holder Gendun Drup, 1st […]
The Indian National Congress is a “sinking ship” many of us have heard that by now. Yet it’s a bit astonishing to think how far the political party has fallen. After all, until recently the history of Congress ran almost in parallel with the history of India itself, to an extent where the line between these […]
He is an Italian tennis champion known for his consistency, balance, and sportsmanship on and off the court. But, as the Italian newspapers reported recently, Andreas Seppi, a 35-year old top Italian tennis player, became a victim in a fraudulent financial scheme that even in Italy is called a Ponzi scheme, in which investors are […]
Fed up with repeated harassment, Khan now wants to sell his two-room house in Mehfooz Nagar and move to his native village Kailora in Hathras District.
Prior to the 2019 election, many Brahmin bigwigs and officers totally favoured Jaganmohan Reddy. A variety of reasons played their part behind their decisions. Jagan’s Bihar election consultant Prashant Kishor was one reason for unifying these leaders to support YCP strongly. Prashant is himself a Brahmin and he engaged services of many Brahmin media persons […]
On a stunningly beautiful day, seven AWOLers (Roxy, Joyce, Peggy, Debra, Margi, Pat and Karen aka Stevie) made the trek to Fruitland Museum (https://fruitlands.thetrustees.org/) in Harvard, MA. The property sits on Prospect Hill and overlooks many other hills to the north, including Mt. Monadnock. It has miles of hiking trails (with many, many ticks!) and […]
The excerpt below is translated by DARSHAN SUBRAMANIAM. The note that follows is by J Devika.