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वक्री शनि द्वारा भाग्योदय

अजीब लगता है यह सुन कर कि वक्री शनि भी भाग्योदय का कारण बन सकता है। अभी तक तो सभी ज्योतिषीं शनि के नाम से डराते थे?

Shani Shingnapur Temple: What is this 'right to pray' nonsense? - Radha Rajan

“Our courts, not even the Supreme Court has the right to deny Agama which governs a temple’s religious rituals and practices. If the High Courts and Supreme Court want to do fairly by women than let them bring about parity in the number of women judges in the Supreme Court first.” – Radha Rajan… 731 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge - Dance/ Baba & Dholak

(This post has been created in response to the  Weekly Photo Challenge – Dance)

I captured this shot of a Baba (some people prefer to call them… 79 more words


Accidental Pilgrim (3)

From one tirtha to another…

Indian people of all faiths love going on pilgrimages, alone, as a family, or in groups. The origin of this custom is lost in the mists of time. 411 more words


Accidental Pilgrim (2)

Who is Shiva?

Before I attempt to (imperfectly) answer this question, there’s one thing you have to keep in mind: Hinduism is not a dogmatic religion. 918 more words


Science, Secularism and Saturn - Ashish Dhar

“Most Indians are deeply religious in temperament and therefore, many laws that are derived from a secular constitution find few instinctively eager takers. This dichotomy, though, is brushed aside by deracinated, elitist intellectuals appealing to the authority of reason, which is deemed sacrosanct.” – Ashish Dhar… 2,136 more words