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Non-Dualism: The basic philosophy of most schools of Hinduism, Buddhism, and the Indo-European Tradition

Non-Dualism: The basic philosophy of most schools of Hinduism, Buddhism, and the Indo-European Tradition

Based on a number of requests to explain the basics of Eastern philosophies in English for those daunted by the sheer volume of foreign terms, I have attempted to present a simplified summary of basic concepts in one document. I’m only a student myself, so I assume all responsibility for any inaccuracies in the following [...]

October 14, 2016 Guest Author Analysis/Insights, Archives Comments Off on Non-Dualism: The basic philosophy of most schools of Hinduism, Buddhism, and the Indo-European Tradition

Civilising the ‘Hindoo’ Savage : Part One

Civilising the ‘Hindoo’ Savage : Part One

In fact both Left and Right wings of the western political spectrum end up pushing the same agenda, which is rooted in western imperialism, colonialism, ideas of racial superiority, and attempts to create a utopian New Order out of the unfathomable polytheistic mess that they see around them. Its roots lie in seeing divine intervention [...]

October 11, 2016 Ranbir Singh Analysis/Insights, Archives, World Focus Comments Off on Civilising the ‘Hindoo’ Savage : Part One

Don’t give a single inch

Don’t give a single inch

I beg you, all my Hindu Readers, don’t let this happen to your traditions. Your religious practices are gifts the Gods have given you. They are an ancestral inheritance passed down from generation to generation. Do whatever you must to preserve them. Every temple is precious. Every puja holy and sacred. The Gods deserve the [...]

September 27, 2016 Guest Author Analysis/Insights, Archives Comments Off on Don’t give a single inch

The Ancestors: Secret Doorway to Health and Healing.

The Ancestors: Secret Doorway to Health and Healing.

In fact, Yoga/Hinduism is one of the few (if not only major tradition) surviving to this day that still highly favors honoring one’s ancestors. While it is somewhat understandable as to why the modern mind would ask the question, ‘what is the value of honoring the ancestors?’ In reality, the answer to this [...]

September 21, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives Comments Off on The Ancestors: Secret Doorway to Health and Healing.

Kolkata will take a century to recover from Mother Teresa

Kolkata will take a century to recover from Mother Teresa

My own wish would be to reclaim Kolkata from Teresa—to sever the automatic connection of the two names as the whole wide world sees it. Kolkata’s image under the yoke of Mother Teresa will take a century to recover. In the last 50 years, the city has lost an unimaginable amount from the loss of [...]

September 11, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, Missionaries Comments Off on Kolkata will take a century to recover from Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa: The Fraudulent Saint and False Sainthood

Mother Teresa: The Fraudulent Saint and False Sainthood

September 4, 2016 is the day when Mother Teresa, recipient of Nobel Peace prize of 1979, will be canonized by Roman Catholic Church in Vatican city to finally declare her a saint and make her sainthood universal. This event of declaration of sainthood raises many critical questions about her deeds and legacy which juxtaposes her mainstream image [...]

September 3, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, World Focus Comments Off on Mother Teresa: The Fraudulent Saint and False Sainthood

Temple Elephants of Kerala : What is Brewing?

Temple Elephants of Kerala : What is Brewing?

Anyone in Kerala will have a story to tell of a cherished memory with an elephant. It is said that a true Malayali can identify elephants just by looking at it. As a person who grew up in Kerala, I can testify how the intelligent, gentle and majestic pachyderm has been an integral part of [...]

September 3, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, India Comments Off on Temple Elephants of Kerala : What is Brewing?

POLL : Should Gau Rakshaks ( Cow Protectors ) Be Banned ?

POLL : Should Gau Rakshaks ( Cow Protectors ) Be Banned ?

Pm Modi recently called Gau Rakshaks ( Cow Protectors )  ‘fake and opportunists ‘ followed by a whole chorus of condemnation from other BJP members along with the RSS referring to Gau Rakshaks as  ‘criminals’ breaking the law. But this hasn’t deterred the Gau Rakshaks who have grown in popularity among the Hindu masses the [...]

August 11, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives Comments Off on POLL : Should Gau Rakshaks ( Cow Protectors ) Be Banned ?

The March of Modi Towards Secularism

The March of Modi Towards Secularism

Mr. Modi is known for doing unconventional things in Indian politics and he has kept his reputation of being unconventional and distinct alive in recent times. In one of such unconventional things, Modi’s town hall style address and interaction with 2000 people who were invited according to their contribution to Mygov.in was in news circles for last few days. [...]

August 8, 2016 Guest Author Analysis/Insights, Archives Comments Off on The March of Modi Towards Secularism

BBC’s Hindu Bashing report on ‘Caste’

BBC’s Hindu Bashing report on ‘Caste’

At 7:10am BBC Radio 4 broadcasts the religious affairs programme ‘Sunday’, appropriately named because that is the day on which it is aired. Now in this programme we have this delightful installment: “The National Council of Churches in India will hold a day of protest next week against the country’s discriminatory caste system. It follows [...]

August 8, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, Hindu Phobics Comments Off on BBC’s Hindu Bashing report on ‘Caste’