Hindu Rituals


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Pitru Tarpan in Shradh Paksha

Gayasura was a great devotee of Bhagwan Vishnu. He worshiped Vishnu for a long time and got a boon that ‘his body should become so pious that any person who…


Post independence Hindu renaissance in Indonesia

In the previous post, we covered an overview of Indonesia’s ancient and medieval Hindu past as well as how the Hindu kingdoms collapsed and made way for Islamic sultanate. In this…


Hindus don’t Rest-in-Peace (RIP)

It has become fashionable nowadays to say or type RIP whenever we hear of someone’s death. This is particularly so in the social media circuit. Like we have imported and…


Environment

Hindu Dharma and the Environment

On the occasion of World Environment Day that is celebrated on 5th June every year, let’s take time to analyse how our Hindu Dharma teaches us to be in sync…