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Forgetfulness of God

Back when I was a new aspiring devotee, and was hearing and learning the stories from the Srimad-Bhagavatam for the very first time, the story of King Indra cursed to take birth as a hog, was without a doubt one of my favorites. 3,728 more words

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Capere: Debts Repaid

A dense smog stretched out in welcome, engulfing the workers who streamed in. Their red hats disappered one by one but their idle chatter lingered in the heavy air. 1,033 more words


Astro : Another way of thinking about equinoxes : indra and the East

Hi There! So far, we have spent a lot of time thinking about equinoxes as a curious layperson looking at sunrises, shadows and daylengths everyday. 174 more words

Ancient Indians

Uma Instructs the Gods (Kena Upanishad)

And here’s one of my favorite bits from the Hindu Upanishads, chapters three and four from the Kena Upanishad. From the translation of… 566 more words


Mata Genit

Mata itu organ indra yang, lebih dari organ lainnya, memungkinkan orang kontak dengan lingkungan sekitarnya. Sebagai kiasan, fungsi mata ini juga merupakan ungkapan yang lebih komplet tentang kontak dengan Tuhan, sesama dan hal lain. 361 more words

Daily Reflection

Sachin: Two legends that describe you!


It’s one of the most common Indian names but its “true meaning” is pretty interesting.

People here in India naturally believe that all those who were named Sachin are named after the famous “ 232 more words


Astro : indra and hanumAn (astronomical speculation)

hanumAn with his long tail and Sun swallowing, puts me in mind of a comet/asteroid that came close enough to the earth to completely block out the sun. 137 more words

Ancient Indians