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Raksha Bandhan 2015 - 1

Raksha Bandhan is a Hindu festival where sisters tie a rakhi thread around their brothers’ wrists and wish them health, prosperity and happiness. 

“We gain and lose things everyday. 40 more words

The GOD question

I was asked by a friend “Do you believe in GOD?”

I said “Of Course, Yes, I strongly believe in GOD”

Then he said, “Can you scientifically prove God’s existence?” 847 more words


Worship Woes

How important is worship? Do we need to perform the elaborate rites and rituals we were taught when we were young? It was the day before Varalakshmi Puja and our members were concerned. 893 more words

Moar Dharma Plz

Stop getting Hindu peanut butter and Jaina nougat in my Buddhist chocolate!

– Me to Saraswati

It’s not peanut butter, or nougat! It’s the icing on the Dharma-cake.

– Saraswati’s reply


Commenting on the Vedas: Final thoughts on the Rig Veda

I’ve finally finished the Rig Veda, all ten mandalas (books) of it. While I said I would be posting commentaries on it every two days, personal obligations alongside laziness prevented me from doing it. 1,445 more words


Vaastu Tips to increase Romance

Love birds and mandarin ducks are a symbol of love. Keep a pair of either of these in your bedroom to keep your romance heating up. 256 more words


Gajendra Moksham - When the God rushed to the rescue

This is in continuation to the last Sunday’s post on Gajendra’s Prayer

The best part of the episode of Gajendra in my view is not the prayer itself, but the response to the prayer by Lord Vishnu. 809 more words