Hindu Wisdom

The Hoax Called Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam – 1: Hitopadesha

ayaM nijaH paroveti gaNanA laghu-chetasAM udAra charitAnAM tu vasudhaiva kuTumbhakaM [“This is my own and that a stranger” – is the calculation of the narrow-minded For the magnanimous-hearts however, the…




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…


education

Dr. Rajendra Prasad: Education And Our Present Needs

I must, at the very outset, express my sense of obligation to you for having afforded me this opportunity of addressing a few words to the graduates who, after qualifying from this University,


Sri Aurobindo: Bharat’s True Swaraj

Be very careful to follow my instructions in avoiding the old kind of politics. Spirituality is Bharat’s only politics, the fulfilment of the Hindu Dharma its only Swaraj. I have no doubt we shall have to go …


Hey, do you know about Sister Nivedita?

She was an Irish woman who met Swami Vivekananda in London, and later came to Bharat to work with him. She became a celibate in 1898, when she was 31…


science-health-wellness

How Yoga Can Save You From Depression

Yoga is the most popular, yet the most misunderstood and misrepresented Hindu science. Yoga is commonly practiced as a physical training or “spiritual” exercise to rejuvenate yourself. This is not…