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Yoga: India’s Soft Power That Can Change The World
Starting in the eighteenth century, many western thinkers came into contact with Hindu and Buddhist thought. One can mention such notable figures as Voltaire, Goethe, Schopenhauer, Emerson and Thoreau among those who expressed their admiration for it.
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Why Christianity is in crisis in Scotland
Numbers attending church fell in all but one of Scotland’s 32 local authority areas between 2002 and 2016,....“We are living in the 21st century and one of the features of the 21st century is that people’s allegiance to particular faiths is no longer as strong as it used to be.”
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Cultural evolution and the mutilation of women
The consequences of FGM for a woman’s reproductive output
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RAMA PEOPLE NICARAGUA DRAVIDIAN ORIGIN?
Thousands of years old stone pyramids lay intact deep in the jungle of Indio Maíz, southwestern Nicaragua. Some call it a lost city of ancient Indians, but little is known about the history of these structures. The site, called Canta Gallo, is sacred to Rama people, descendants of the Chibcha Indians.
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VEDIC CIVILIZATION TWO 2000 MILLION SQ.KM 2000 SITES
Two thousand sites unearthed relating to Harappa reveal that the Hindu culture extended for Two Million Square Millions, which included the present Pakistan and Iran.
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SWASTIKA IN ANTARCTICA RAMAYANA GOLDEN MOUNTAIN FOUND
The Russian scientific team that has successfully drilled 3,768 meters into the world’s largest submerged lake on the continent of Antarctica, believed to be untouched for over 20 million years, states that the underwater video camera discovered the “striking image” of a “golden-like swastika” estimated to be no less than 100 meters in height and width.
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Christianity’s Science Envy – A response to Meera Nanda’s article “Hindutva’s science envy”-2
Nicolai Tesla, the most prominent pioneer of western science was influenced by Vedic knowledge. He is reported to have remarked: “All perceptible matter comes from a primary substance, or tenuity beyond conception, filling all space, the akasha or luminiferous ether, which is acted upon by the life giving Prana or creative force, calling into existence, in never-ending cycles all things and phenomena.” (Nikola Tesla, Man’s Greatest Achievement, 1907).
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Christianity’s Science Envy – A response to Meera Nanda’s article “Hindutva’s science envy”
(Interestingly, the French term ressentiment was coined by the German philosopher Max Scheler (1874-1928) who denounced the Christian faith because of its inherent prejudices against science and human progress).
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Mystery of Hanuman: Lost city of the 'Monkey God' found!
Researcher Charles Lindberg, during one of his flights over the jungles of Mosquitia in Hondurus, claimed caught a glimpse of what he thought was the ‘Lost City of the Monkey God‘ where, legend says that local people worshipped huge ‘Monkey Sculptures‘.
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Narahari Vishnu Temple in Russia
Russian archaeologists agree to the spread of Sanatana Dharma in Russia but are divided on the issue whether the Sanatna Dharma had spread from India to Russia or it is the other way around.
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How Sri Yantra Was Created
“From the fivefold Shakti comes creation and from the fourfold Fire dissolution. The sexual union of five Shaktis and four Fires causes the chakra to evolve. O Sinless One! I speak to you of the origin of the chakra.
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Arabs Hate Black People – “They don’t think a Black can be Muslim”
“Therefore the Negro nations are, as a rule, submissive to slavery, because [Negroes] have little [that is essentially] human and have attributes that are quite similar to those of dumb animals, as we have stated.” That is from Ibn Khaldun in 1377, one of the greatest Arab minds ever.
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Defence Against “Hinduphobia”
In this war, American academe is linked with foreign policy interests and the Christian missionary apparatus, and they reinforce one another. Hindus have a formidable enemy in front of them, more wily and resourceful than they have ever experienced before.
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Confronting Indology – Part 1
Critique is to be the natural ally of marginalized groups and ‘subjugated’ knowledges. It is also a call to action to bring forward whatever these subjugated knowledge might be.
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Sheldon Pollock Doesn’t Know What He Is Talking About: ‘Free Will’ Is A Christian Idea, Not An Indic One
So why is Pollock so confident that free will exists? Whatever his secular pretensions may be, “free will” is actually a very Christian idea. It turned up in the literature around the fourth century after the birth of Christianity.
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Yoga sessions to be part of White House's Easter celebrations
A "Yoga Garden" is one of the 10 different zones that has been created for the event for which some 35,000 tickets have been issued for the people to come and enjoy the festivities.
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32,000 Year Old Narasimha Lion-Man Statue Found in Germany
The pieces of “Löwenmensch” were found in 1939 in a cave named Stadel-Höhle im Hohlenstein (Stadel cave in Hohlenstein Mountain, also called Hohlenstein-Stadel cave), in the Lonetal (Lone Valley) of the Swabian Alps, Germany.
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Shades Of Hindutva– Examining Challenges From Within And Without
The RSS sees itself as representing and defending the way of life that has been India's heritage from the ancient times. In other words, the RSS is the custodian of Hindutva.
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Precious Art Stolen from India Is Being Brought Back. Thanks to One Man and His Extraordinary Team.
While most of us are aware of the fact that Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott himself handed over the idol to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2014, not many know that there were several people who helped Natraja find its way back home.
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Over 1000 Cases Of Child Sex Abuse Concealed In Australian Church
The United Nations has slammed the church over its handling of sexual abuse of minors by pedophile priests, saying clerics must comply with the UN anti-torture treaty.
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Sexual Abuse Of Hundreds Of Children Covered Up By US Bishops
A grand jury report says that children had been molested by more than 50 priests over the forty year period.
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Unexplainable Discovery: Ancient Indian Mandala Found at Peru’s Nazca Lines
according to some local legends, the mysterious Incan creator god Viracocha, commissioned the Nazca Lines and glyphs in the past. These lines are said to be created by the Viracocha himself.
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Shivas Trident Mark Vishnu Came Down Peru
But, now the interesting part about Mt. Udaya (after which the Andes range probably gets its name). The Ramayana states, “In the beginning Brahma, the Creator, ordained this Mt. Sunrise to be the gateway for the earth to heaven….”. -Valmiki Ramayana, Book 4- verse 64.
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20 Incredibly Amazing Facts about Sanskrit
there are as many as 30 million Sanskrit manuscripts with around 7 million manuscripts preserved in India itself. This precisely means that the magnitude of work in Sanskrit surpasses that of Greek and Latin put together!
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‘It Is As If Liberal Brains Cannot Hold Two Thoughts At The Same Time’
When one asks what the motivations of Islamists and jihadists actually are, one encounters a tsunami of liberal delusion. Needless to say, the West is to blame for all the mayhem we see in Muslim societies.
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Between The Ganga And The Volga: A Soviet U-Turn On Yoga
With Glasnost and Perestroika, a new picture started emerging. The picture turned out to be one in which Indian culture and spirituality had been constantly interacting and motivating some of the best minds in what was then the Soviet Union.
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Vedas manifest the spirit of universal brotherhood: President
“The traditional Indian philosophy ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ beautifully captures the essence of our global outlook.
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Staying Hindu In An Increasingly Intolerant World
Unlike Islam or Christianity which seek truth from a supposedly unique historical event, revealed to a single and last prophet and recorded as an unalterable truth until the day of judgment in contrast in Hinduism the key to enlightenment is seeking the ‘truth within’
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Eating beef not an Islamic ritual
A close perusal of Islamic texts, and views of noted Islamic scholars and clergy worldwide, reveal that, forget any prescription for eating beef, Islam does not even prohibit vegetarianism. In fact, there are well known devout Muslims who practice vegetarianism. Hazrat Ali Ibn Abi Talib, the cousin and son-in-law of Prophet Muhammad, the fourth Khalifa as per Sunni belief, has been quoted in Sharh Nahjul Balagha, as saying: “Do not make your stomach a graveyard of animals”.
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Osho Rajneesh and Secret of Jesus Christ
यहूदियों के पैगंबर मूसा ने भी भारत में ही देह त्‍यागी थी! इससे भी अधिक आश्‍चर्यजनक तथ्‍य यह है कि मूसा (मोजिज) ने भी भारत में ही आकर देह त्‍यागी थी! उनकी और जीसस की समाधियां एक ही स्‍थान में बनी ह
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Unity in Diversity at Parliament of World's Religions
Some of the plenaries and other sessions that attracted big crowds included Hindu speakers, most notably agricultural and environmental activist Vandana Shiva (Monsanto’s biggest enemy in India) and Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswati, the President of Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, who (along with his American disciple, Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati) served as an effective link between dharmic spirituality and social activism. I should add that the indomitable Vandana Shiva was one of many po
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Sanskrit in Croatia: From Sarasvati to Hrvati
Harahvaiti however, is the corrupted name of Sarasvati, the great Vedic Goddess, the Mother of Sanskrit, the great river of the Rig Veda and the Goddess of learning. The Persians had a tendency to replace a Sanskrit ‘S’ with a Persian ‘H’, and so the word Haravaiti is actually Sarasvati.
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Vedic Rishis: The Ancestors of All Indians
If any other country had such long history and such great achievements to show, they would stress it on every occasion. Yet in India, this knowledge has been ignored. Instead, academics were ever ready to take up any hypothesis provided it came from the west.
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The Concept Of The Universe As Understood By Ancient Indian Seers
Nature has three constituent qualities (guṇas) called sattva, rajas, and tamas, and as the balance between these three changes the universe evolves.
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How Indian Thought Helped Shape The Digital World
In 1929, German physicist Werner Heisenberg, a pioneer of quantum mechanics, spent some time in India as the guest of Rabindranath Tagore. He had long conversations with the poet about science and Indian philosophy. He observed that some of the quantum mechanics ideas that seemed ‘weird’, like interconnectedness (not only is the behaviour of a sub-atomic particle affected by the simple act of being observed, but its behaviour can also affect how another seemingly arbitrary particle far aw
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‘Oh, Doctor!’ Wendy Doniger On The Couch (A Tantric-Psychoanalysis)
My guru Swami Kripalvanand awakened the rare path of khecari mudra of tantra in me in 1975 that uplifted my sadhana ever since.
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Vedas As ‘Perun’s Vedas Santees’ In Russia
The most ancient charatiys are „Charatiys of Light’’ (the Book of Wisdom) which were written down 28 736 years ago (or, to be exact, from 20 August till 20 September, 26 731 B.C.). As it is easier to write down charatiys than to make santees engraving on gold, so extensive historical data were written down in such a kind.
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Vishnu Idol Found In Russia Volga Land Of Sanatana Dharma.
Most of Russia come Airavatha Varsha and Airavatha is the name of Indra’s Elephant.
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Bhrigu From Greece Greek Priests in Rig Veda?
when one reads the origins of the European and other counties in all the continents we have now, we find that people seem to have just come there from Asia, which incidentally coincides with the great Flood reported in India then called Bharatavarsha and mingled with the people already present there..
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Bhrigu From Greece Greek Priests in Rig Veda?
when one reads the origins of the European and other counties in all the continents we have now, we find that people seem to have just come there from Asia, which incidentally coincides with the great Flood reported in India then called Bharatavarsha and mingled with the people already present there..
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Hip yoga literature written by Westerners is leaving India out
In recent decades, a “yoga fiction” genre has begun to crop up in English-language bookstores. As yoga memoirs, also known as “yogoirs”, yoga chick lit, yoga comedies and yoga murder mysteries flood the literary marketplace in the West, they change the way we think about one of India’s most popular cultural exports. These yoga fictions paradoxically make India both more and less visible in a globalising world.
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Rajiv Malhotra answers to question on 'Secularism and Dharma'
In India, the Dharma never had a posture against scientific inquiry. The Raja never had authority to impose his dharma over others. Manu was very clear that Raja must practice his dharma, and he must allow others to practice their dharma. In fact, not only its theoretically the case, but in practise like, when the early Syrian Christians came, the Raja even gave them Land, so as when the Zoroastrians from Persia came to India, they were also given land to live and practice their religion.
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Hindutva’s War Against Racism-1
Dr Ambedkar had rightly pointed out that the Upanishadic concept of Brahman has provided India with a strong spiritual basis for social democracy, while the smriti-based religious movement nurtured social stagnation.
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Hindutva’s War Against Racism-2
Though today this Hindu nationalist’s role in South African history is almost forgotten, even biased British historians are forced to acknowledge that it was the “sharp words from Dr Khare” which made Wavell telegraph his “very good friend” that “unless he can give satisfactory answer now”, Khare would press for drastic action against South Africa.
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Are You Fed Up With Church? 30 Million Say, "Yes!"
They are giving up on an institution that they experience as irrelevant if not an impediment to their spiritual growth.
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Kublai Khan Consecrated Shiva Chuan Chou Hinduism In China
In Chuan Chou, there was a Sivan Temple. In that temple, an image of Siva was consecrated under the ‘Firman’ – royal orders of ‘Sekasai Khan’.... ‘Sekasai Khan’ in this inscription is the name of Kublai Khan himself.
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Harappa Rakhigarhi Older By 3000 Years Pre Egypt Babylon.
“On the basis of radio-metric dates from Bhirrana (Haryana), the cultural remains of the pre-early Harappan horizon go back to 7380 BC to 6201 BC.”
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Madurai Temple Design 1000 Pillars Tikal Guatemala Chichen Itza
the design of the Tikal Temple in Complex bears a striking resemblance to Madurai Meenakshi Temple.
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Bringing Langar And A Message of Egalitarianism to Capitol Hill
Langar is a forum to bridge the gaps between us and challenge the roots of hate, just as it did in Guru Nanak and Mata Khivi's time 500 years ago.
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Sunrise at Angkor Wat You Must See
Angkor Wat has the ability to humble even the most proud man. It is in that moment of daylight that you fully understand the beauty in life, the purpose of man, and all that humanity seeks to uphold.
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Manu Dravida Ancestor Precedes Daksha Dravida Sanatana Dharma
Though the Tamil Grammar, earliest of Tamil works assigns Varuna, Indra, Vishnu, Murugan(Subrahmanya), and Devi to each of the landmass , Kurinji,Marutham, Mullai, Neydhal and Palai, Shiva always remains in the background as the Chief.
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Indian American Sunita Viswanath Recognised As 'Champion Of Change' For Encouraging Hindus To Take Care Of Environment
"I imbibed profound lessons of love and justice from my religious upbringing, from the stories we were told, the prayers we learned, the texts we read. I went on as an adult to devote my life to advancing social justice causes, particularly women's human rights," she said.
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Dear Andrew Nicholson..
Unfortunately, western Indology does not recognize what the pandit teaches you as his work, because it is oral and not written in a peer-reviewed (hence western supervised) publication. So the whole protocol of claiming something to belong to you as the author is a sort of technology of thievery.
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Taking Sanskrit to the world
Ms Swaraj aptly put it, “the language of Vedanta is Sanskrit. The language of Yoga is Sanskrit. The language of Ayurveda is Sanskrit. The language of Indian mathematics is Sanskrit. The language of Indian dramaturgy (natyashastra) is Sanskrit. The language of the Bhagavad Gita is Sanskrit. The language of ancient Indian architecture, sculpture, agriculture, chemistry, astronomy, veterinary sciences, economics, political science, and other fields of knowledge is Sanskrit.”
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Geopolitics And Sanskrit Phobia-01
From at least the beginning of the common era until about the thirteenth century, Sanskrit was the paramount linguistic and cultural medium for the ruling and administrative circles, from Purushapura (Peshawar) in Gandhara (Afghanistan) to as far east as Pandurang in Annam (South Vietnam) and Prambanam in Central Java.
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Geopolitics And Sanskrit Phobia-0
Sanskrit served two purposes: Spiritual, artistic, scientific and ritual lingua franca across vast regions of Asia, and A useful vehicle of communication among speakers of local languages, much as English is employed today.
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Geopolitics And Sanskrit Phobia
The Thai monarchy, though following Hinayana Buddhism of the Sinhalese type, still requires the presence of Court brahmans… for the proper performance of its ceremonials. (Basham 1975, 442-3) Furthermore, India and Sanskriti directly influenced aspects of Thai aesthetics such as architecture and art.
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Geopolitics And Sanskrit Phobia-1
Most of the famous European minds of the 19th century, by their own testimony, were either Sanskritists, or were greatly shaped by Sanskrit literature and thought by their own testimony
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Geopolitics And Sanskrit Phobia-2
Europeans were successful in capturing Sanskrit and Sanskriti from India in order to fulfill their own ideological imperatives of reconciling theology (specifically ‘Semitic’ monotheism, from which Christianity sprouted) with their self-imposed role of world ruler.
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Geopolitics And Sanskrit Phobia-3
Trubetzkoy, who belonged to the famous Praha (modern Prague) school of Sanskrit, is now called the “Father of Structural Phenology.” Yet today’s books on the subject rarely mention his debt to Sanskrit for his ideas. (His PhD dissertation from Moscow University in 1916 was on the Rig Veda.)
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Geopolitics And Sanskrit Phobia-4
the Press Trust of India (PTI) dated September 10, 1949 states that Dr Ambedkar was among those who sponsored an amendment making Sanskrit as the official language of the Indian Union in place of Hindi...But the amendment to make Sanskrit the national language of India was defeated in the Constituent Assembly.
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Sanatana Dharma Brahmins of Australia
researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, reported “evidence of substantial gene flow between Indian populations and Australia about 4 000 years ago”
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Eight Books To Better Understand Central Asia
Central Asia and ancient India shared extensive contacts – political, cultural and socioeconomic – and a reference to its people and places can be found in ancient texts like Samaveda and Atharvaveda, Brahmanas, Puranas, Ramayana and Mahabharat, among others.
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The Confidence Of Hindus
Hinduism sticks out as a sore thumb in the eyes of the West, a religion that is not “of the Book” and one that has not been elegantly sanitized into a politically correct package like Buddhism.
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Canada’s residential schools cultural genocide, Truth and Reconciliation commission says
“We have described for you a mountain. We have shown you a path to the top. We call upon you to do the climbing,” Justice Murray Sinclair, chair of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, told a packed ballroom
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Hindu Pride And The Future Of Hinduism
Humility has deep theological roots in the Hindu tradition.
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India's soft power? Cultural nationalism? Or Hindutva push? The many views on Yoga Day
On Yoga Day, BJP patriarch LK Advani highlighted the cultural nationalism invoked by the BJP in the late 1980s, which catapulted the party from two to 86 seats in Parliament, and said it had started gaining ground and its impact is clearly visible.
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Shankhnaad for Mahabharat of Civilizations!
The linkage of yoga with Sanatan Dharma and pride of our heritage is severely under threat. It is being attacked by anti-India forces in blatantant as well as subtle ways. More dangerously, we are weakened by the termites of well-meaning ignorant intellectuals with banners of India/ Dharma loyalty.
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Why religion can only be a tiny part of yoga
Yoga is not a particular religious dogma or creed calling for belief in any particular book, teacher, sect or institution as final. Yoga is more concerned with promoting individual spiritual experience..
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How I became a sun worshipper
Sun worship is fairly simple. There's no mystery, no miracles, no pageantry, no one asks for money, there are no songs to learn, and we don't have a special building where we all gather once a week to compare clothing
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Indra In Incas Peru Viracocha Ramayana, Upanishad
The use of parasol (Chhatra) is an age-old sign of royalty and rank in India, Burma, China and Japan. The Maya Astec and the Incas also used it as a sign of royalty.
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Mollusk Shells Dated 45900 Years Validate Indian Puranic Texts
New high precision radiocarbon dates of mollusk shells show that modern humans occupied the Near East at least 45,900 years ago and colonized Europe from there.
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Yoga and Muslims – To Owaisi with love
PM Modi further said that he neither believes in politics which seeks to divide people on communal lines, nor will he ever speak communal language.
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Why How Sanatana Dharma Spread Throughout The World
With the evidence available now I am forced to admit that the people of these areas embraced the Sanatana Dharma voluntarily, being coming to know of it from the emissaries sent by the Indian Kings starting From Rama.
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Myth Of Hindu Sameness-1
there are strong arguments that religious differences lead to tensions and violence. Many Hindus have internalized these arguments, over simplifying the Hindu thought about there being one truth and all paths leading to it.
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Myth Of Hindu Sameness-2
Every human being comes endowed with what I call the rishi/yogi potential. There have been innumerable realized saints over time and across world cultures that rediscovered the highest knowledge. History was only ‘nice to have’, but not a ‘must have’
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Myth Of Hindu Sameness=3
Reincarnation doctrine was banned in Christianity so as to raise this pressure, and this is especially effective as one becomes older.
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Myth Of Hindu Sameness-4
A sustained dialog must begin between Indic deconstruction theories and Postmodernism, in order to better understand areas of overlap and differences.
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Why No Foreign Culture History Religion Remains in India
We will question Ramayana/Mahabharata though its date is proven,but will believe The Iliad and Odyssey of Homer !( though Homer, Iliad and Odyssey are proven, the facts contained are not)
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What Makes An Empire The Greatest Of All?
he power of Sanskrit and its literature over Indian writing was enormous until the Raj systematically dismantled native systems in favour of creating brown Englishmen.
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The Future of Hinduism in America's Changing Religious Landscape
We need to focus on how its teachings promote a deeper human fulfillment and meaning that are not attainable by prosperity and success in the world. We must show also how these teachings promote the common good and contribute to the flourishing of communities.
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6 Of The Most Ridiculous Stunts Pastors Have Pulled To Get People To Church
Some churches offer fight viewings, while others host bloody MMA battles on church property. Even though Jesus instructed his disciples to “turn the other cheek” rather than use violence, some pastors look to the mythical fighting prowess of biblical leaders like David and Samson as examples.
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Why No Temple in Sarasvati , Indus Valley Civilizations
According to one legend, the construction of Angkor Wat was ordered by Indra to act as a palace for his son Precha Ket Mealea. According to the 13th century Chinese travelerDaguan Zhou, it was believed by some that the temple was constructed in a single night by a divine architect.
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Vikramaditya Date His World Kingdom
Vikramaditya was upright, a great leader of men, generous and benevolent. He spread the Vedic Culture in the land of Arabia. He also reconstructed the temple of Brahma and Mahesh and placed a Jiyotarlinga there. Several other Vedic Temples were made in Babylon, Persia and Turkistan. For the first time they got a King that cared for the inhabitants of his Empire. Arabs, Kurds and Persians saw him as ‘the annointed of the Lord’.
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‘Haran’ In Turkey Shiva Connection To Mesopotamia
The settlement of Haran is mentioned in a treaty which was enacted in the Temple of Sin (Sin was the Mesopotamian Moon God) at Haran in the reign of Hammurabi (1728-1686 BC).
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Pashupathynath, Shiva Worshiped In Denmark
The Druids of the ancient Celtic world have a startling kinship with the brahmins of the Hindu religion and were, indeed, a parallel development from their common Indo-European cultural root which began to branch out probably five thousand years ago.
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Stereotyping Hinduism In American Education
Is the narrative being colored by beliefs and even dogma, perhaps unconsciously, of the academic narrator? Does the process known as academic ‘objectivity’ in fact, facilitate a facade to cloak the prejudices of the scholar, and if so, how might one extricate oneself from the presuppositions of one’s heritage?
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Ancient French Chinese Kings In Thanjavur Big Temple
We find, in The Thanjavur Big Temple a sculpture showing an Image carved in the Gopuram ( Temple Tower)of a distinctively western looking Man with Hair flowing, wearing a hat. And he is seen wearing a short-sleeved shirt. The Big Temple was built in the year 1010 AD. There was Robert , of the same period, King of France during that time. The sculpture bears an uncanny resemblance to him.
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It's up to Dalai Lama whether he'll be reborn, Buddhist leader says
Despite his escape across the Himalayas in 2000, the Karmapa remains recognised by Beijing as the 17th incarnation of his spiritual lineage.
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The ‘Western Only’ Curriculum
since the Native Americans themselves have been virtually exterminated, their traditions are no longer seen as a threat to the West, and hence are gaining respect and recognition.
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How India Is Squandering Its Top Export: The Buddha
To some extent the plight of Buddhism in India today may be a legacy of the country's long colonial history, which seems to have led to a wholesale embrace of secular values at the cost of forsaking India's own profound spiritual heritage.
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79* 41 Longitude Chidambaram Kanchi Kalahasti Three Elements Temple
The temple for water is in Thiruvanaikaval, fire is in Thiruvannamalai , air is in Kalahasti , earth is in Kanchipuram and The temple for space/sky is in Chidambaram.
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Chidambaram Geomagnetic Centre of Earth Universe? Study
The temple for water is in Thiruvanaikaval, fire is in Thiruvannamalai , air is in Kalahasti , earth is in Kanchipuram and The temple for space/sky is in Chidambaram.
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Vedic Sanskrit Past Of Lithuania
The Lithuanian people continue to adorn their roof tops with the symbol of the divine horse twins in order to receive protection for the household…
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‘Alien Message Embedded In Our Genetic Code’ Discovery News,Shivas
The Purusha Suktha of the Vedas describe the origin and evolution of Nature at the Macro level and at the micro level it describes the evolution of Life in the Universe.
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Shiva Temples Nataraja Kshatriya Sects The Cham Vietnamese
According to the statistics of Palumus, in total of 128 steles found out in Cham Pa , there were 92 ones of Shiva sect and Deities of Shiva sect, 3 ones of Vishnu sect, 5 ones of Brahma sect and 7 ones of Buddhism.
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Navaratri Is Rama Sita Festival,Shiva In Mexico
“It is believed a proper examination of these monuments would disclose the fact that in their interior structure as well as in their exterior form and obvious purposes these buildings correspond with great exactness to those of Hindustan and the Indian Archipelago.”
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Asthabuhja,Eight Armed Devi Worshiped in Mexico
Archaeologists found many Hindu deities like Shiva, black meteorite Shiva linga, Lord Ganesha, Goddess Kali, Sun god Surya , Buddha etc. (in similar or slightly different forms) which were worshiped in ancient America.
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Hanuman’s Son Makardhwaja ! Worshiped in Honduras
Makaradwaja became the Guardian of the Patala Loka of Mahiravana. As I have written earlier the Patala is the Americas. Makaraddwaja is worshiped in La Ciudad Blanca as a Monkey God,
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Hayagreeva ‘City Of Gods’ In Puerta de Hayu Peru
‘Huge mysterious door-like structure in the Hayu Marca mountain region of Southern Peru near Lake Titicaca,an hour drive from the city of Puno, has long been revered by local native indians as the “City of the Gods.” Puerta de Hayu Marka Doorway (Gate of the Gods) is regarded as the Doorway of the Heavens (Amaru Meru or Aramu Muru).
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Hinduism Is Mathematics Fibonacci Golden Ratio In Meru
If we look down on a plant, the leaves are often arranged so that leaves above do not hide leaves below. This means that each gets a good share of the sunlight and catches the most rain to channel down to the roots as it runs down the leaf to the stem.
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From Selma to Tunis: When Will We March Against the Segregation of Our Own Time?
No group is more harmed by sharia than Muslim women -- a reflection in part of the patriarchal tribal culture out of which Islamic law emerged.
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Please Hindus, don’t say: “All Religions are the Same”
Christianity and Islam have gone off track by preaching exclusiveness and hate to their flock. Those religions have encouraged persecution of others and brainwashed otherwise kind human beings into fighting for an imaginary god who supposedly hates all those ‘others’ who don’t believe,
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In Modi’s Vadnagar, ASI searches for Hiuen Tsang’s lost monasteries
Nation Saturday, Mar 14, 2015 Home india india-others In Modi’s Vadnagar, ASI searches for Hiuen Tsang’s lost monasteries 16 3 Google +0 Comments (0) Email Print Online Live Concert YouTube FanFest with Pepsi, Live on 20 March. Watch It Online! youtube.com Ads by Google Written by Sumegha Gulati | New Delhi | Published on:March 14, 2015 4:45 am The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has begun excavations in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s hometown Vadn
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European Misappropriation of Sanskrit led to the Aryan Race Theory
The British interpreted India and Sanskrit in a manner that would strengthen their own role as empire-builders, with India as the jewel in the crown. Because Indians were not participants in European forums, there was widespread plagiarism of Indian texts, as well as much distorted interpretation.
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Who Is A Hindu?
two of the most fundamental teachings of Hinduism are "Let all the noble thoughts come from all directions," and "The Truth is one but the sages call it by different names."
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Egyptians Ancestors Tamils Religion Sanatan Dharma
The presence of Narasimha as Naram Sin, Images of Rama, Sita and Lakshmana,Ancient Tamil scripts being found in Oman and Egypt(I have posts) point in the direction of Sanatana Dharma having been in Egypt.
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A Common Minimum Program for religions?
“Religion makes life more meaningful and death less fearsome by declaring with authority that there is an eternal, all-knowing, invisible power that is the cause for us and the universe. Religion asks us to worship and surrender to this great power and live in tune with its laws or commandments.”
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Sapthapadi Sarasvathi Navagraha Tamil Sangam Pre Islamic Arabi
The book also contains an elaborate description of the ancient Mecca shrine, the town and the annual fair known as OKAJ which used to be held there every year. This should convince readers that the annual Haj of the Muslims to the Kaaba is only a continuation of the old fair and not a new practice. But the OKAJ fair was far from a carnival. It provided a forum for the elite and learned to discussthe social,religious,political, literary and other aspects of the Vedic culture then pervading Ara
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Karna City In Yemen Hindu Temples In Aden Yemen
The Arabs were the descendants of Sanatana Dharma, more specifically from Dravida region of India.
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Celts Were Brahmins Danube Is Danu
One fascinating parallel is that the ancient Irish and Hindus used the name Budh for the planet Mercury. The stem budh appears in all the Celtic languages, as it does in Sanskrit, as meaning “all victorious,” “gift of teaching,” “accomplished,” “enlightened,” “exalted” and so on. The names of the famous Celtic queen Boudicca, of ancient Britain (1st century ce), and of Jim Bowie (1796-1836), of the Texas Alamo fame, contain the same root. Buddha is the past participle of the
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Abraham Brahmin Priest Voltaire. Migrated From India
“Abraham descended from some of the numerous Brahman priests who left India to spread their teachings throughout the world” -Voltaire.
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India’s Population has little space
“Are Indians good natured?” They generally are, and probably more than other people. There are few countries where the attitude of “live and let live” is as pronounced as in India. “All are one family” is the traditional attitude.
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Why Now is the Time to Talk About Race in America
Ferguson in particular was a huge, important reminder of the racial divide that still exists in America. And it was the most direct rebuttal to anyone who argued that Obama’s election had significantly altered how the country views race.
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Yama God Of Death Built A Temple in Arkaim Russia
One such Temple was built by Lord Yama, The God of Death in Hinduism, in Arkaim,Russia.
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Yama God Of Death Built A Temple in Arkaim Russia
One such Temple was built by Lord Yama, The God of Death in Hinduism, in Arkaim,Russia.
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Plurality in Hinduism Shouldn’t be Used to Deny its Integrity-3
I acknowledge that Hindutva has become an important part of Hindu life and aspiration today.
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Pillars Of Hercules Tribute To Krishna ?
Both Greeks and Romans habitually tried to understand the religions of India by trying to fit them as far as possible into Greco-Roman categories. Deities in particular were spoken of, not in Indian but in Greek terms and called by Greek names. Thus Shiva was identified as ‘Dionysos’, and Hare Krishna as ‘ Hercules’.
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Rama’s Empire Covered The World,A Study
It is present in Mayan,Aztec,Babylonian, Assyrian,Greek,Roman,Latin American Incas,Russia, China, you find a country in the Map,if you dig deep, you shall find the Ramayana connection.
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Shiva Quadrangle Temple Colorado Patala Loka Hinduism
Over a hundred feet from the entrance is the cross-hall, several hundred feet long, in which are found the idol, or image, of the people’s god, sitting cross-legged, with a lotus flower or lily in each hand. The cast of the face is oriental.
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Incas Of Peru Ancestors Tamils Celebrate Makara Sankaranti
The Inca Empire was divided into Four Regions as in Ancient Tamils, Kurinji,Mullai,Marutham, Neythal , based on Geography.
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Shiva With Third Eye Dance By Australian Tribe
There is also a reference that Australia might have been the repository for weapons, Astra Alaya.
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Chichén Itzá Chidambaram Nataraja Sanctum Identical
Dr. Sthapati discovered that the South-Indian measure/rule (Kishku yardstick approx. 33 inch) was used mainly in the Peruvian region of Kushku. Residential buildings were also built strictly according to the principles of Vasati , as developed by Maya Danava.
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Chihuahua Mexico Is Shiva Hinduism In Americas
The Mayan and other civilisations in the Americas were evolved from and are the remains of the Sanatana Dharma.
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Manu Is Noah Yayati Yadava Yehuda, Judaism Fom Hinduism?
‘The so-called Jewish Star which is the emblem of the Jews is a Tantric, Vedic symbol. It consists of two, interlocked triangles with the apex of one facing North and the other South. This symbol is drawn in front of every orthodox Hindu home in stone-powder design every morning after the house is washed.
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Rama Hanuman Sita, Pre Roman Christian Etruscan Italy Link Ramayana
the city of Rome was founded by the twin sons of the war God Mars. Their names were Romulus and Remus. The boys had been abandoned by their divine father and Etruscan mother and were reared in the forest by a she-wolf. This is a slightly different version of the story of the Hindu epic Ramayana where the divine king Sri Rama abandons Sita and his twin sons, Luva and Kusha.
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Former highest-ranking U.S. cardinal blames ‘feminization’ for the Catholic Church’s problems
Most of the problems with the modern church began, he said, with the advent of the women’s rights movement during the 1960s, which pushed for female participation in the Catholic Church. He derided it as “radical feminism.”
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John Howard Yoder: My Untold Story after 36 years of Silence
Yoder had recorded his unique sexual philosophy for me in no less than 60 minutes, as his deep sonorous voice repeated intellectual-sounding theories about how the Mennonite Church, because it is so limited in its thinking, doesn’t understand sexual intimacy and how it was to be played out in the true community of believers.
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Five reasons to suspect that Jesus never existed
A growing number of scholars are openly questioning or actively arguing against Jesus’ historicity.
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FOR THE RECORD - Immigration policy must reflect the globalized world we live in
people from all over the world have been and continue to be inspired by the Bhagavad Gita.
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Pope Francis, in Christmas Address, Focuses on Children’s Plight
In calling for global peace and for an end to violence and conflict in the Middle East, Ukraine and parts of Africa, Francis went off script to denounce “the globalization of indifference” that permits suffering and injustice to persist.
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Synagogue where Jesus likely preached uncovered in Israel
"This is the first synagogue ever excavated where Jesus walked and preached," says the father, calling it "hugely important" for both Jews and Christians.
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International Yoga Day
Yoga, a 5,000-year-old physical, mental and spiritual practice having its origin in India, aims to transform body and mind.
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Catholic Church In Australia: 'Obligatory Celibacy May Have Contributed To Abuse'
Chicago-based Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, which represents around 20,000 victims worldwide, said the latest report did little to help protect those at risk from abuse.
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20 Norwegians learn yoga, Sanskrit in N K'taka hamlet
“We are happy to learn yoga as it keeps us hale and healthy . We also came here to learn about Indian culture, which is one of the best in the world,“ one of the Norwegian youths said.
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Sushma Swaraj Pushes for Declaring Gita as National Book
"Bhagwad Gita has answers to everybody's problems and that's why I said it while standing in the Parliament that, 'Shrimad Bhagwad Gita' should be declared as the national holy book.
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Two Indians Declared Saints by the Vatican
With today's canonisation, the centuries-old Syro Malabar Church now has three Saints, the first being Sister Alphonsa, who was declared a saint in 2008.
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54 Million Years Old Fossils Found, Solve Age-Old Riddles, Establish India was Once Isolated Gondwana Island
Cambaytherium and other finds from the Gujarat coal mine also provide reiterate the long-held ancient Indian belief that India was separated from Madagascar and eventually collided with the continent of Asia as the Earth’s plates shifted, which gave rise to Himalayas of today.
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Washington Cathedral’s first Muslim prayer service interrupted by heckler
Rasool called on Muslims, Christians and others to come together and make “common cause” in the fight against extremists who appropriate Islam
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Jesus Married Mary Magdalene And Had Kids, Controversial Researcher Simcha Jacobovici Claims
Most religious scholars think the text explains why the Hebrew patriarch Joseph came to marry a gentile, but Wilson and Jacobovici say it is a coded tale that actually relates the story of Jesus, his wife and their children.
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Greek Gods Philosophy From Hinduism
Anyone who studies the Hindu theories of perception and cognition as set forth in the Nyaaya, Vai'se.sika, and Saa^mkhya systems and then turns to the fragments of Empedocles cannot but be struck by the similarity of their theories.
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Natural Vishnu Temple in Grand Canyon
“The finest butte of the chasm is situated near the upper end of the Kaibab division; but it is not visible from Point Sublime. It is more than 5,000 feet high, and has a surprising resemblance to an Oriental pagoda. We named it Vishnu’s Temple.”
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Universe In Temple Designs Hindusim Angkor Vat
The most impressive aspect of the temple representation is that it occurs both at the level of the part as well as the whole in a recursive fashion, mirroring the Vedic idea of the microcosmsymbolizes the macrocosm at variouslevels of expressions.
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Greek God Poseidon Varuna Or Shiva?
His Symbols are the Trident, the Fish, the Dolphin and the Bull .
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Atala Atlantis Sutala Greek Utopia Hindu Texts
traditions of a sunken Paradise such as the Elysium (or Isles of the Blest) of the Greeks, the Amenti or Punt of the Egyptians, the Eden of the Jews and the Dilmun of the Babylonians all spring from that of the Atala or Sutala of the ancient Hindus.’
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Tripura Rotating Cities Destroyed By Shiva Atlantis
The descendants of the group , which left Dravida for the Sarasvathi Valley,traveled through Iran, Kazhakasthan through Russia to finally settle down at the Arctic
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Atlantis People Descendants Of Shiva Ganesha Muruga
Shiva with his offspring Ganesha and Subrahmanya, referred to as Murugan in Tamil, left by the Arabian sea through the Arabian peninsula to settle down in the Europe, Africa and Latin American countries.
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‘Hindu girls targeted by extremists’
The recruiters – often paid £5,000 for each success – are stepping up ‘aggressive conversion’ tactics, especially around universities, religious leaders believe.
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Rs 600 crore from NRIs, others for Guru Gobind Singh's birthplace
Manjhi recently visited Takht Harmandir Saheb and promised all possible help to the committee for completion of the project and making the 2017 event a grand success.
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Revealed: the Pope's war with the Vatican
The Pope has begun his attack on the Curia by placing its scandal-ridden financial structures under the control of a new department with unprecedented powers: the Secretariat for the Economy.
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Hastinapur, the city of wisdom, in Argentina
Many Argentines go to Hastinapur as a retreat from the hectic city of Buenos Aires which is just fifty kilometres away.
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The Earth Charter-5
Contd from part-4
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The Earth Charter-4
Contd form part-3
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The Earth Charter-3
Contd. from -2
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The Earth Charter-2
Contd. from part-1
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The Earth Charter
As never before in history, common destiny beckons us to seek a new beginning. Such renewal is the promise of these Earth Charter prin ciples. To fulfill this promise, we must commit ourselves to adopt and promote the values and objectives of the Charter.
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Hinduism Third Or The Largest Religion ?
There are more finer points on the proximity of Hinduism and Hinduism so much so Buddha is consideerd as an Avatar of Lord Vishnu and Adi Shankaracharya is even called a ‘Pseudo Buddhist!’
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Christianity Has Over 5000 Denominations Sects
Christianity Has Over 5000 Denominations Sects
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National Geographic: Pre-Inca culture one of history's great civilizations
“Some of the biggest archaeological sites, of the large architectural structures, of the great pieces of art, and, of course, the most well-known traditions of the ancient world come from Peru,” Keane.
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Imprints of Hinduism on Pre-Columbus America
""Those who first arrived on the continent later to be known as America were groups of men driven by that mighty current that set out from India towards the east.""
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What is a rain forest?
A rain forest is a warm and rainy place with a thick growth of trees. Because of heavy rains, the trees grow tall and close together. The tree tops are so thickly branched that they almost block the passage of the wind. The air is still and uncomfortable.
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JAI SHREE RAM BALI- PROFOUNDLY INTIMATE Indonesia- Our Culture Cousin
Bali is proud of its cultural heritage that they boast of the Vedic descent and that all school in Bali teach tradition of Vedic Rishis like Markandeya, Bharadwaja, gastya and so on.
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