Hinduism: Understanding Image and Temple Worship


July 7, 2017 (YouTube): Image and temple worship form the central practice for many Hindus. However, the unfamiliar rituals and ideas can often be judged as primitive and pagan. But as this video explains, Hindus see God not only as transcendent but immanent in creation. Through the science of ritual and faith the infinite omnipresent Divinity can be awakened and enlivened even in inanimate objects. The Masters have understood that before we can see God everywhere we have to see God somewhere–this is the role of murthi worship. Click “source” above for this excellent video.

Source: Hinduism Today