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Removing abrahamic superimpositions from Hinduism

Removing abrahamic superimpositions from Hinduism

The Hindu Resurgence Movement is finally coming of age, both in India and at global level. And not one minute too soon. All over the world, dharmic people from various groups (and even those who do not belong to any group) are facing the dangerous fundamentalization of abrahamic ideologies (Islam, Christianity and Hebraism), that is [...]

March 4, 2015 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Analysis/Insights 0

Narendra Modi and Hindu Resurgence

Narendra Modi and Hindu Resurgence

Modi Phenomenon There is a new phenomenon on the world scene: his name is Narendra Modi.  Born in a small Gujarat town in a low caste but devoted Hindu family, very poor but laborious, already as a child he helped his father in his job as tea vendor at the Vadnagar railway station. In the [...]

July 31, 2014 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Analysis/Insights, Archives 0

ISKCON Origins : History and Development

ISKCON Origins : History and Development

ISKCON, or the “Hare Krishna movement”, became a major cultural and religious phenomenon in the 1970s, effectively introducing the Krishna bhakti cult at global level and giving immense popularity to ethical vegetarianism and to the traditional Indian scriptures Bhagavad gita and Bhagavata purana. However, with the disappearance of Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, the founder of ISKCON [...]

June 22, 2014 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi World Focus 0

Devas Are Not ‘Demi Gods’ : So Get Over It !

Devas Are Not ‘Demi Gods’ : So Get Over It !

Perhaps one of the most demeaning words, offensively carrying the heavy abrahamic bias, is the term DEMIGOD, that stabs directly at the core of the Divinity concept in Hinduism, creating a sense of inferiority and incompleteness in the Vedic vision as compared to the perceived greatness and supremacy of the “monotheistic” God. We would better [...]

January 6, 2014 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Understanding hinduism 0

Seeing Hinduism with Clarity

Seeing Hinduism with Clarity

In these last decades, the world has been changing. The phenomenon called “Hindu Awakening” has created a growing favorable interest towards Hinduism not only in India, but at global level. Simultaneously, we have seen that in Western countries there has been a considerable development of the neo-pagan movements and the resurgence of ancient native religions [...]

January 5, 2014 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Understanding hinduism 0

Academic Approach Versus Vedic Approach : Part 2

Academic Approach Versus Vedic Approach : Part 2

Second part: the role of Christianity In the previous section of the article, we analyzed how in post-Vedic times (after the beginning of the Kali yuga) the cultivation of Knowledge according to the Vedic system became subject to distortion because of the Buddhist movement, and how this development affected the distribution of education in the [...]

July 10, 2013 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Analysis/Insights 0

Academic Approach Versus Vedic Approach : Part 1

Academic Approach Versus Vedic Approach : Part 1

The Role of Buddhism The name “Veda” literally means “knowledge”, and derives from the root vid, “to know”. Thus, when we speak of Vedic culture, we refer to a tradition that honors knowledge as the very foundation of everything and the solution to all problems and needs. Until rather recently – in the times of [...]

June 25, 2013 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Analysis/Insights, World Focus 1

The Kama Sutra : Beyond the Sex

The Kama Sutra : Beyond the Sex

Many people have heard about the Kama sutra, but generally the ideas that circulate are rather distorted, vague and confused by ignorance and prejudice. Such prejudice is mostly due to the cultural superimposition of layers of prude bigotry and self-righteous moralism brought by iconoclastic Islamic dominators frist and by Victorian British Christians later. Enforced by [...]

June 1, 2013 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Analysis/Insights 1

Do We Need a Reform of Hinduism?

Do We Need a Reform of Hinduism?

In these last centuries the world has changed remarkably, and today we are facing even deeper and wider changes than ever – changes we cannot avoid, because human society is becoming increasingly globalized.The history of Vedic tradition teaches us that as human beings, we have the power to participate in this change responsibly, by directing [...]

May 8, 2013 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Spirituality/Culture 0

The Mechanics of Karma

The Mechanics of Karma

Karma as destiny and retribution The word karma has entered the vocabulary of all the modern languages and has become a household word, but often its meaning is trivialized and distorted due to cultural superimpositions and lack of proper information. It is generally used with the meaning of “destiny”, and sometimes “retribution” or punishment. In [...]

May 4, 2013 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Understanding hinduism 0