Nasadiya Sukta discusses the creation of existence and its possible explanation. This is one of the most intriguing explanations for the creation and how it came about, possibly. It gives a glimpse into the scientific minds of the Indian rishis who have considered every possibility. The Vedic tradition of learning… Read More »Nasadiya Sukta
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Before we answer this question we need to know the definition of universalizing religion and ethnic religion. That will help us in understanding why we are keeping it in one category or the other. Universalizing religion A religion that has spread throughout the world without being restricted by the geographical… Read More »Hinduism: Universalizing or ethnic religion
You can easily find a list of celebrities who have converted to Hinduism but this list is a little different. This list includes only those who have not only converted to Hinduism but have taken up its cause. This list is just a small token of appreciation for their work… Read More »Famous Hindu converts
The life of a Hindu is divided into four ashramas or stages of life. Just like an individual’s life is divided into four parts, so does society. Society is divided into four Varnas so that it can function properly without much concentration of power. The goals of one’s life are… Read More »Varnashrama Dharma
Whenever there is a new invention, Indians claim that it was already mentioned in the Vedas or existed in ancient India. If this is true, why can’t we invent/ discover something with the help of Vedas and is useful in modern times, that has not been invented yet? This was… Read More »Does Vedas contain Science
Disclaimer: The methods we follow here are based on the Indian perspective not western. Even though most of Indian history has been written and synced by western historians, still we take the dates given by traditional Indian sources where possible. Hinduism’s antiquity is a hotly debated topic. People ask all… Read More »How old is Hinduism?