Varnā – A Journey to its root

By Guest Author Sachitananda    We see divisions all around us – in Nature, in society, within government, within our own body. Even an ant or honeybee colony seems to have division of labor. Interestingly even in socio-economically evolved west we see such patterns are strong and even run in families. We see doctors marrying doctors, More...

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By hinduismnow On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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The 19 different meaning of the word ॐ (OM) in Sanskrit

As we all know the word Om is considered as most sacred and powerful utterance across all Dharmic traditions of India. Be it Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, or even Sikhism as Omkar.  Have we wondered what is More...

By hinduismnow On Saturday, December 17th, 2016
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Sarvajnapeetha: The Seat of Infinite Knowledge

Sanatana is a Sanskrit word that denotes that which is Anadi (beginning-less), Anantha (endless) and does not cease to be –therefore, that which is eternal and everlasting. The word Dharma has no equivalent More...

By Moksha On Sunday, October 9th, 2016
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The Economics of Sadashiva: The Prevelant vs The Real

Sadashiva’s economics: Wherever things do not reduce by sharing – like education, it has to be give free. Education within the matrix is aparavidya. Education beyond the matrix is paravidya. Sadashiva More...

By Moksha On Friday, September 16th, 2016
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Christian Legacy: 2000 Year Old Ideas That Still Mess Up Our Lives

Christianity and its ideas of life shaped much of European thinking over the last 2 millenia and by extension the ideas of westernized Indians and the Indian media. Superstitions like the “one life” More...

By Moksha On Friday, September 9th, 2016
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Mysticism is not Siddhi. Occult is not Shakti. God is not Sadashiva. Hinduism is not just another Religion.

Many of us intuitively know that the God of Hinduism is not the same as the primitive God of Abrahamic religions.  But we have never been able to articulate precisely why. Hinduism is so much broader than the More...

By Moksha On Thursday, August 18th, 2016
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Caste System: The Biggest Conspiracy Against Hinduism

Risley – The McCaulay of the Caste System The very word caste was coined by the British from the Portuguese word  Casta . In the 1800s Based on Darwin’s idea of evolution of species, many Europeans More...

By Moksha On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
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The Demonic, The Human and The Divine Philosophies

Whenever with ordinary human logic you try to define God, you mess up so badly. You give birth to demonic ideologies Demonic ideologies which kill millions of people who don’t accept the ideology AND those More...

By Moksha On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
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The Only Thing All Hindus Agree on: The Primordial Sound OM

There is only one or two things that all Hindu Traditions agree. Hinduism is such a vast collection of religions. So much of research and development done, we don’t have to agree on anything. Agreeing More...

By Moksha On Sunday, March 27th, 2016
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What is big deal about The Upanishads? How are they different from the books of other religions?

Let us face it. Most Hindus have never read the Upanishads. They know that they are sacred and good and all that.. but have never read a single line of the Vedas or the Upanishads. Many can’t even name More...