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BJP worker killed in hometown of Kerala CM, who had allegedly supported such killings

BJP worker killed in hometown of Kerala CM, who had allegedly supported such killings

Violent attacks and killings of RSS and BJP workers have increased ever since the Left front government took charge in Kerala in May 2016, and the situation doesn’t seem to be improving. Barely four days after BJP President Amit Shah shared the news of a young BJP worker named Vishnu being hacked to death, comes [...]

October 13, 2016 HHR Archives, India 0

The Symbolism of the Churning of the Ocean

The Symbolism of the Churning of the Ocean

One of the most famous stories of Hinduism is that of the Great Churning of the Ocean by the Devas and Asuras (Gods and Demons) in the quest for the Nectar of Immortality. This tale has deeper dimensions, capturing insights into the nature of existence that the ancient Rishis (sages) discovered in deep meditation. All [...]

September 2, 2015 Rajesh Patel Archives, Hindu Wisdom 0

Emptying the Sea to fulfill One’s Divine Task

Emptying the Sea to fulfill One’s Divine Task

Once two partridges, a husband and wife, were going on a trip. Before they left, the wife laid some eggs near the ocean. Then the husband said to the sea, “We are going on a sea voyage. You must take care of these eggs for us. if we don’t find the eggs when we return, [...]

March 30, 2015 HHR Archives, Hindu Wisdom 0

Krishna Janmashtami: Festivity grips nation, all set for Dahi Handi

Krishna Janmashtami: Festivity grips nation, all set for Dahi Handi

Festivity has gripped the nation on Krishna Janmashtami, which is observed on the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna. While worshiping Lord Krishna is a big ritual, Dahi Handi festival is also a key attraction in Maharashtra and across India.   Lord Krishna, an Avatar of L0rd Vishnu, was born exactly at the stroke of midnight. [...]

August 17, 2014 HHR Archives, Spirituality/Culture 0

Narasimha Avatar

Narasimha Avatar

 During the Satya Yuga, Sage Kashyap and one of his wife Diti had two sons – Hiranyaksha and Hiranyakasipu. Hiranyaksha troubled the humans and the Devas alike. The humans and the Devas unable to take it any more prayed to Lord Vishnu to protect them. Lord Vishnu being the Preserver incarnated as a Boar to [...]

May 30, 2013 HHR Understanding hinduism 0

The Seven Heavens and The Wheel

The Seven Heavens and The Wheel

A man died and went to heaven as a result of his good acts in life. God showed him all the beauties of Heaven. When He had finished, the man said, ‘Oh, Lord, all this is delightful beyond imagination. But is there no greater Heaven than this?’ ‘There is,’ said Vishnu and took the man [...]

September 11, 2012 HHR Hindu Wisdom 0