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The Hindu Concept of Time – Part 2

The Hindu Concept of Time – Part 2

The foundational texts of Vedanta and MahAyAna, ask the practitioner to examine the nature of the arrow of time, and recognize how consciousness or ‘such-ness empty of all identifications’ underlies the changing tenses as a sort of ‘eternal present’. Past and Future, are thought to be sets of choices and possibilities respectively, and [...]

October 13, 2017 Guest Author Analysis/Insights, Spirituality/Culture 0

Video : Indian Christian Fundamentalists Burn Hindu Deity of Lord Ganesha

Video : Indian Christian Fundamentalists Burn Hindu Deity of Lord Ganesha

Indian Christian fanatics burnt Hindu deity of Lord Ganesha and Indian National Flag in full public view after pouring petrol at Lunglei town in Mizoram [...]

September 30, 2017 HHR Archives, HHR Videos 0

Down with “Nationalism” !!

Down with “Nationalism” !!

For once, the secularists have it right. The nationalism by which the Hindutva crowd swears, is a Western invention. Feelings for your home country are universal, and natives of India will need no prodding nor any foreign or native ideology to defend their country when necessary. [...]

September 28, 2017 Dr Koenraad Elst Analysis/Insights, Archives 10

Meet this German gaurakshak, who houses hundreds of sick, abandoned cows

Meet this German gaurakshak, who houses hundreds of sick, abandoned cows

As many as 1,200 cows -- mostly abandoned, sick and injured -- have found a saviour in 59-year-old German national Friederike Irina Bruning. When she landed in India from Berlin in 1978 as a tourist, she had no inkling of the life destiny had in store for her. [...]

September 17, 2017 HHR Archives, India, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on Meet this German gaurakshak, who houses hundreds of sick, abandoned cows

The Hindu Concept of Time : Part One

The Hindu Concept of Time : Part One

In general, the Eastern understanding of time is very subtle, and perhaps is only matched by some of the most recent theories of modern science. That time is relative, is well recognized, and the fact that the scale of time need not be the same everywhere is acknowledged. The time of the Gods for example, [...]

September 7, 2017 Guest Author Analysis/Insights, Archives, Hinduism and the World of Science, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on The Hindu Concept of Time : Part One

Lamb advertisement condemned by Hindus for depicting vegetarian deity eating meat

Lamb advertisement condemned by Hindus for depicting vegetarian deity eating meat

An Australian lamb advertisement has been slammed for using a vegetarian religious figure to promote meat. The advert, which features Hindu deity Ganesha feasting on lamb at a barbecue with other gods, has been condemned by Hindu representatives as insensitive and disrespectful. [...]

September 7, 2017 HHR Archives, Articles, World Focus Comments Off on Lamb advertisement condemned by Hindus for depicting vegetarian deity eating meat

So What Is a Hindu Rashtra ? All Explained

So What Is a Hindu Rashtra ? All Explained

The Hindu State defined ,signed and sealed [...]

September 6, 2017 HHR World Focus Comments Off on So What Is a Hindu Rashtra ? All Explained

Pagans demand return of church buildings ‘stolen’ 1,300 years ago

Pagans demand return of church buildings ‘stolen’ 1,300 years ago

A group of pagans has written to the Archbishop of Canterbury demanding two churches to make amends for those it says were stolen 1,300 years ago. The Odinist Fellowship, which represents 1,000 members of the pagan religion, wrote to the Church of England last month asking for two churches to be returned to make up [...]

August 27, 2017 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, Indigenous/Pagan Voice Comments Off on Pagans demand return of church buildings ‘stolen’ 1,300 years ago

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 Comments Off on Video : Understanding Yoga through its Hindu Origins

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 Comments Off on Is the Bhagavad Gita a War Manual?