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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 Comments Off on The Hindu Concept of Time – Part 2

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

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 Comments Off on On the Bhagavad Gita

Bhramari Devi : The Hindu Bee Goddess

Bhramari Devi : The Hindu Bee Goddess

The God Indra was the namesake of ancient India and the deity who separated heaven and earth, and is said to have received honey as his first food. Similarly, the Indian Bee goddess Bhramari Devi derives her name from the word Bramari, meaning ‘Bees’ in Hindi. It is said that Bhramari Devi resides inside [...]

October 3, 2016 HHR Archives, Shakti Unveiled : The Dawn of the Goddess, Understanding hinduism Comments Off on Bhramari Devi : The Hindu Bee Goddess

Video : Indian communists attacking Krishna Jayanthi procession in Kerala

Video : Indian communists attacking Krishna Jayanthi procession in Kerala

CPIM thugs attacking sreekrishna jayanthi procession in kerala. [...]

August 25, 2016 HHR Archives, HHR Videos, India Comments Off on Video : Indian communists attacking Krishna Jayanthi procession in Kerala

Upholding Dharma

Upholding Dharma

The Kurukshetra war was on in full swing, and as it progressed, the losses for the Kauravas increased. Duryodhana began to suspect that Bhishma’s loyalty to the Pandavas had resulted in his fighting half heartedly. Accused of being disloyal to the side he was fighting on, Bhishma got angry. He told Duryodhana that he would [...]

June 14, 2016 HHR Archives, Hindu Wisdom 4

No, Hinduism Is Not Behind India’s ‘Rape Crisis’

No, Hinduism Is Not Behind India’s ‘Rape Crisis’

Pakistani journalist Shaan Khan’s piece “What’s Really Behind India’s Rape Crisis,” published this Friday (25/3/16) on The Daily Beast, looks at China and India — two countries with similarly skewed sex ratios — and asks why India in the last few years has experienced a “rape crisis,” while China has not. At the outset, one [...]

April 13, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, World Focus Comments Off on No, Hinduism Is Not Behind India’s ‘Rape Crisis’

De-colonization As De-contextualization: Why The ‘Cultural Appropriation’ Argument Is Not About Yoga

De-colonization As De-contextualization: Why The ‘Cultural Appropriation’ Argument Is Not About Yoga

To my chagrin and dismay, self-appointed defenders of oppressed cultures who cast contemporary western yoga as the second coming of the East India Company have attached themselves to the fabric of yoga discourse with the stubborn persistence of a burr on a sock. Consequently, perfectly serviceable yoga programs are now at risk of being run [...]

December 26, 2015 Guest Author Archives, The Yoga Snatchers Comments Off on De-colonization As De-contextualization: Why The ‘Cultural Appropriation’ Argument Is Not About Yoga

The X-Men: Apocalypse Trailer Is Upsetting Some U.S. Hindus

The X-Men: Apocalypse Trailer Is Upsetting Some U.S. Hindus

The trailer contains a reference to the Hindu deity Krishna The trailer released last week for the upcoming X-Men movie has ruffled a few feathers within the Hindu community in the U.S., with the head of a Hindu organization objecting to a reference to the deity Krishna by one of the characters. “Lord Krishna was [...]

December 17, 2015 HHR Archives, News updates Comments Off on The X-Men: Apocalypse Trailer Is Upsetting Some U.S. Hindus

KR15 HNA Licence plate sets new record new British record

KR15 HNA Licence plate sets new record new British record

A personalised registration has set a new British record after selling for more than £230,000, according to the DVLA. KR15 HNA was bought by a London-based businesswoman during an auction at the Casa Hotel in Chesterfield. It is the most expensive current style registration to be sold by the DVLA. The previous record was set [...]

May 14, 2015 HHR Articles, News updates Comments Off on KR15 HNA Licence plate sets new record new British record