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Ways of the Jnanis – 1 – King Janak’s Dream

May 4,20by admin

In this first part of a series of enlightening conversations of Jnanis and their disciples, Ankit Sharma tries to bring up small instances from Indian literature where some important pointers are given in simple language and sharp pointers. This series will reveal how Indian civilization was occupied with the question of self-knowledge and how to seek it.

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Ecology vs. Development

Apr 24,20by admin

In this article, Nithin Sridhar discusses whether the dichotomy of Ecology vs. Development that has been created is real or not. It is often argued by opposite lobbies that either ecology can be cared about or development can be pursued. Nithin Sridhar tells us that there is a third way possible.

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భారత దేశం హిందూ రాష్ట్రం అయితే తప్పేముంది? – ఖలీద్ ఉమర్

ఈ ఆర్టికల్ లో ఖలీద్ ఉమర్ భారత దేశం ‘హిందూ రాష్ట్రం ‘ గా మారడానికి ఉన్న అవకాశం గురించి వ్రాసారు. ఉదారవాదులు తరచూ భారత దేశం హిందూ రాష్ట్రం గా మారితే అల్ప సంఖ్యాకుల మారణ హోమం జరుగుతుంది అని భయంకరమైన కథలను ప్రచారం చేస్తుంటారు. కానీ ఈ రచయిత మాత్రం భారత దేశం హిందూ రాష్ట్రం గా అవతరిస్తే హిందూ సంస్కృతి యొక్క గొప్పదనం కారణంగా శాంతి నెలకొని, అక్కడ నివసించే అన్ని వర్గాలకు చెందిన ప్రజలూ పురోగమిస్తారని అభిప్రాయపడ్డారు.

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Is it Wrong to Say that Only My Religion is Right?

Apr 21,20by admin

When Hindus try to tell others about the good in their religion, they are often told that other religions are also good, and there are many bad practices in Hindu society. When Hindus try to talk about the intolerance of some Prophetic Monotheistic religions, they are told to look at their bright side. Maria Wirth, a German who came to India, became a Hindu, tells from her experience, how all Prophetic Monotheistic religions have exclusive claims on reality and thus are wrong, and Hindu dharma can say that its approach towards seeking truth is right.

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Dharma, Nature and Agro-Ecology – 1

Apr 19,20by admin

In this first part of a series, agro-ecologist Dr. Aditya Dhopatkar explains the origin of life on earth and how everything is interconnecetd. He tells us the interconnectedness and the functions of not only the living beings but also the part that the inanimate material plays in the greater ecological scheme.

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What is Wrong in India becoming a Hindu Rashtra?

Apr 15,20by admin

In this brilliant short article, Khalid Umar writes on the possibility of the creation of Hindu Rashtra. Liberals often tell scary stories about holocausts and genocides of minorities in India if the Hindu Rashtra is ever created. Khalid Umar, instead claims that it is the creation of Hindu Rashtra that will ensure peace and progress of every community owing to the Hindu ethos of the country.

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Tulsi and Rama

Apr 12,20by admin

In this article, Ankit Sharma tells us what Lord Rama means to us. He analyzes how Rama is important to all Hindus and how time and again, some great bard like Goswami Tulsidas would re-enact the story and the legend of Rama to make it more accessible to the contemporary audience. He also tells us how the bards, the great poets who re-enacted the story of Rama were deeply and spiritually connected to Rama.

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Hanuman – The Path to Ultimate Knowledge

Apr 8,20by admin

In this article, Pankaj Saxena explains what Hanuman means to Hindus. How he is not just a character in a story. He is the Prana Shakti that drives the life force of the Universe. He is the path to Self-Knowledge.

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Why do Hindus Worship Cow?

Apr 1,20by admin

Liberals allege that the reverence of the cow that the Hindus show is just a modern invention of political Hindus in the 'cow belt'. They say that the Hindus did not originally worship the cow and there is no inner logic to do so. Srinath Mohandas in this brief article analyzes, by explaining what the Vedas are and what the Yajna is, why cows are worshiped in India.

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The Art Within

Mar 26,20by admin

In this article, Ananda Coomaraswamy explains how the inspiration of all art in India is spiritual and comes from within. It is not just an act of observation but an act of absorption of the divine form, which is revealed to the artist when he meditates upon the nature of the truth. All Art in India is thus ideally derived. It is taken from Coomaraswamy’s definitive work on Art, “The Transformation of Nature in Art”.

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