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What Is a Special Holy Site for Hinduism?

Hinduism is probably the world’s oldest religion, and its history and the history of the Indian subcontinent are conjoined,...



Harvard scientists have proof yoga, meditation work

Scientists are getting close to proving what yogishave held to be true for centuries — yoga andmeditation can ward off stress and disease. John Denninger,...

Advaita discards both concepts of misery and happiness in the ultimate standpoint of non-duality

Buddhism says:~ All things are illusory,  and noting exists.  However, Advaita avers that it is not so.  It says that...

Significance Of Cow Dung In Hinduism

Millions of Hindus worship and revere cows. It is one of the animals which is considered sacred in Hinduism....

Powers of Maha Vishnu

The Annual Festival of Colombo Modera Arul Migu Pathmavathy Sri Venkadeswara Maha Vishnu Temple was held recently. Maha Vishnu...

Hinduism Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here’s a look at what you need to know about Hinduism, the third largest religion after Christianity...

Significance Of The Sacred Thread In Hinduism

Wearing the sacred thread or the ‘Janeu’ is one of the most important rites de passage for Hindus. This...

How Does Hinduism Differ From Buddhism?

  Hinduism sees the ultimate reality as being all things united as one glorious divinity. Buddhism sees the ultimate...

Pearls of Hindu Wisdom

Author: Leena Dixit Part -I What exactly is the Hindu Dharma? The Hindu Sages (People with the Knowledge and...

Dharma and the new Pope

By: Rajiv Malhotra on Jul 11, 2013 –  Given the power of the Vatican, the choice of a new pope will...

Dharma Bypasses ‘History-Centrism’

By: Rajiv Malhotra on Jun 13, 2013 –  Most of the religious conflicts and wars involving the Abrahamic religions (Christianity, Judaism,...

Hindu Good News

By: Rajiv Malhotra on May 31, 2013 –  The world is in a time of transition. Globalization, increasing movement of people...

‘Holy Spirit’ is not the same as ‘Shakti’ or ‘Kundalini’

By: Rajiv Malhotra on May 08, 2013 –  In the fashionable search for sameness in all religions, Holy Spirit in Christianity...

Varna as a Form of Capital

By: Rajiv Malhotra on May 11, 2011 – The varna system is a way of classifying aptitudes and core competences of...

Tolerance Isn’t Good Enough: The Need for Mutual Respect

By: Rajiv Malhotra on May 10, 2013 Tolerance Isn’t Good Enough: The Need for Mutual Respect In Interfaith Relations   It...


AN ANCIENT HINDU KINGDOM

The Chams once ruled a Hindu kingdom called Champa whose influence extended through what is now southern Vietnam and...

Rama Sethu : Burning our Bridges with the Sacred Environment

In Hindu tradition, our entire environment is regarded as sacred and there are specific instances which provide important symbols...