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Video : Understanding Yoga through its Hindu Origins

Video : Understanding Yoga through its Hindu Origins

Yoga Teacher Sri Louise explaining the cultural appropriation and secularization of Yoga in the West by breaking it from its Hindu roots.. [...]

July 19, 2017 HHR Archives, HHR Videos, Spirituality/Culture, World Focus 0

Is the Bhagavad Gita a War Manual?

Is the Bhagavad Gita a War Manual?

In recent times such a criticism has often been made of the Bhagavad Gita, that it contains material that exhorts or exalts war, and worse, that it is a type of ‘war manual’ in the mode of the Chinese ‘Art of War’. But such a view can come only by a cursory reading, without reference to [...]

July 18, 2017 Guest Author Analysis/Insights, Archives, Spirituality/Culture 0

On the Bhagavad Gita

On the Bhagavad Gita

Reams have been written on this enigmatic work, one of Hinduism’s core sacred texts and perhaps the greatest contribution to world literature on human spirituality. Often though the Gita ( more properly, the Bhagavad Gita, to distinguish it from other similarly named works such as the Vyadha Gita, Rama Gita, Devi Gita, Ganesha Gita etc, [...]

July 2, 2017 Guest Author Spirituality/Culture 0

Video : Indian Cultural Practices Around Menstruation

Video : Indian Cultural Practices Around Menstruation

Cultural practices around menstruation have been passed on from generation to generation of women in India. The faith with which women have held on to these practices and preserved it, is simple amazing. However, due to the inability of modern science to decode these practices, they have come to be termed as Menstrual Taboos. [...]

April 8, 2017 HHR Archives, HHR Videos, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on Video : Indian Cultural Practices Around Menstruation

Video : Why Am I Called “The White Hindu”?

Video : Why Am I Called “The White Hindu”?

This is a question/complaint that I get a lot so I hope that this explanation makes sense [...]

March 23, 2017 HHR Archives, HHR Videos, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on Video : Why Am I Called “The White Hindu”?

Video : Ganesha Puja à Studio Sattva Yoga & Pilates

Video : Ganesha Puja à Studio Sattva Yoga & Pilates

Ganesha Puja à Studio Sattva Yoga & Pilates by Niraj Thaker and Bliss Pilgrims [...]

March 16, 2017 HHR Archives, HHR Videos, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on Video : Ganesha Puja à Studio Sattva Yoga & Pilates

Heartwarming story of a dog who walked 600km to keep a Sabarimala pilgrim company

Heartwarming story of a dog who walked 600km to keep a Sabarimala pilgrim company

Naveen first saw Malu on December 8, on the second day of his nearly 700km pilgrimage by foot from the Mookambika temple in Kollur, Udupi to the Sabarimala shrine in Pathanamthitta. Naveen had no way of knowing then that he had found a friend of a lifetime, who would stay by his side through thick [...]

December 28, 2016 HHR Archives, India, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on Heartwarming story of a dog who walked 600km to keep a Sabarimala pilgrim company

Book Trailer : Secrets of the Seers

Book Trailer : Secrets of the Seers

' A beautiful and visionary book of rare Vedic secrets transmitted in an engaging story. Communicates the deeper knowledge in a fascinating narrative. Inspiring reading for all. We are happy to see such creativity coming forth.' Vamadeva Shastri (David Frawley) [...]

October 10, 2016 HHR Archives, HHR Videos, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on Book Trailer : Secrets of the Seers

US : This School Has The Coolest Detention – Yoga Meditation For Kids

US : This School Has The Coolest Detention – Yoga Meditation For Kids

Imagine you're working at a school and one of the kids is starting to act up. What do you do? Traditionally, the answer would be to give the unruly kid detention or suspension. But in my memory, detention tended to involve staring at walls, bored out of my mind, trying to either surreptitiously talk to the kids [...]

October 6, 2016 HHR Archives, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on US : This School Has The Coolest Detention – Yoga Meditation For Kids

Hinduism: The Natural Way of Life

Hinduism: The Natural Way of Life

How can one define “Hinduism” one may ask. Is it a religion? A philosophy? A collection of myths? A way of life? Lets look at the term Hinduism first: the fact is that the name “Hindu” was given to the inhabitants of the Indus Valley by foreign invaders. From there the term Hinduism [...]

September 16, 2016 Guest Author Archives, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on Hinduism: The Natural Way of Life