Making Peace With The Imperfections of Your Existence This essay reflects
the wisdom of the Upanishads about idealism and realism, and treating the opposites
and the dualities of life with sameness, as you pursue your ideals and values.
The Origin And Development Of Karma Doctrine In Hinduism The purpose
of this essays is to explain you some of the earliest Vedic beliefs and concepts
associated with the doctrine of karma and how they developed into our current
knowledge of the law of karma in Hinduism.
and Conception in Hinduism The Essays explains the process of birth
and rebirth according to the Upanishads, and the role of mother, father and
their sexual union in the conception of beings and rebirth of the souls.
The Twelve Manifestations of Brahman The Essay describes twelve most
important and highest manifestations of Brahman, the highest God, and their
significance in Hinduism
The Ten Manifestations Of Sattva Sattva is the purest among the triple
gunas of Natute. This essay explains how sattva manifests in human behavior,
thinking and attitud
The Ten Main Duties (dharmas) in Hinduism This essay graphically explains
why duties are important in Hinduism, and the ten main duties or dharmas of
Ten Distinguishing Features Of Hinduism Find the ten most distinguishing
features of Hinduism such as Atman, Brahman, gods and goddesses, literature,
karma, rebirth, and liberation
Yin and Yang, and the Hindu Connection This essay explains the possible
historical origin and connection between the Yin and Yang principles of Chinese
culture and the Linga and Yoni symbolism of Hinduism
The Mind and The Illusion of Reality The Vedanta perspective on the
illusion of reality in our perceptions and how to cultivate the vision of a
seer to see things clearly without the delusions and modifications of the mind
The Meaning And Significance Of Swastika In Hinduism Find out the different
meanings of Swasti and Swastika (svastika) in Sanskrit and their importance
in the ritual and spiritual practices of Hinduism
The Origin and Significance of the Epic Mahabharata This essay explains
how the epic Mahabharata was composed, its historic significance, why it is
considered greater than the Vedas, and why it is called the Mahabharata instead
Letting your God live in You - The True Essence of the Hindu Way of Life
The importance of internalizing your religious beliefs and spiritual
values and letting God and religion live in you and through you is essence
of the Hindu way of life
Maslow's Hierarchy Of Needs From The Perspective Of Hinduism A Cultural
Path To Maslow's Hierarchy Of Needs and a comparative analysis of Maslow theory
of motivation with the four aims of human life as prescribed in Hinduism
Significance of Happiness in Hinduism: About happiness as a way of life
in Hinduism, with special reference to achieving physical, mental and spiritual
happiness here and hereafter
The Origin and Character of Hindu Drama About the origin, construction,
and history of Hindu Dramas in ancient India with special reference to famous
Sanskrit plays, literary compositions, and playwrights such as Kalidasa, Bhavabhuti,
Why Hinduism is a Preferred Choice for Educated Hindus The author presents
four important reasons why many educated Hindus are devout Hindus and why they
The Construction of Hinduism The construction of Hinduism in colonial
times and how the false narratives effected our understanding of its beliefs
Three Myths about Hinduism: Three important myths people entertain about
Hindus and Hinduism, namely tolerance, vegetarianism, and non-violence.
Does the Bhagavadgita
Teach Violence?: The essay examines whether the Bhagavadgita teaches
violence. This is part of the Wisdom of the Bhagavadgita Series, presented
by Jayaram V for Hinduwebsite.com
Significance of Death in Hinduism: About the ritual and spiritual significance
of death in Hinduism, the hidden purpose of Vedic rituals and spiritual practices,
and symbolism of death in the beliefs and practices of Hinduism
Who Am I?
About the difficulties in establishing self-identity, the nature of your existential
self, and how you may explore your consciousness to know certain vital aspects
Self-knowledge, Difficulties in Knowing Yourself The author explains
Upanishadic perspective on the barriers to self-knowledge in the journey of
self-discovery and how one can cultivate the seeing of the Seer.
Lessons from the Dance of Kali, the Mother Nature About symbolism of
Mother Nature as Kali in Hinduism and what lessons we can learn from the creative
and destructive functions of Nature
and Diversity About the diverse nature of Hinduism which sets it apart
from other world religions, and how diversity is reflected in the theory and
practice of Hinduism
Love Jihad - War
in the Name of Love About love jihad, and how radical Muslims are using
the weapon of love to convert Hindu women
The Wisdom of
the Bhagavadgita, Day 35: The Bhagavadgita on why discretion is important
in life and how to cultivate it.
Creation in Hinduism As a Transformative Evolutionary Process: Find
answers to the role of God and Nature in creation according to creation theories
in Hinduism and whether Hinduism believes in evolution and intelligent creation.
Devotion and Meditation in Hinduism: Find out the unique aspects of
meditation and devotion in the ritual and spiritual practices of Hinduism according
to different schools of philosophy.
About the meaning, origin and history of the siddha tradition (siddha sampradayam)
in Hinduism, and Buddhism
Diversity in Daily Life: The essay is about the practical implications
of the practice of the Jain theory known as Anekantavada or Syadavada in daily
Conversions: This essay deals with conversion of Hindus by Christian
missionaries, attitude of Christianity and Vatican towards Hinduism and other
religions, the methods used by missionaries in India to convert Hindus, and
facts and politics about Christian missions
Objective Concentration Techniques This essay describes five powerful
techniques to gain control over your mind and emotions and experience peace,
insight, mastery, stability and creativity
Suppression of Thugs in British India This article explains how the
thugs were suppressed by the British
Mahatma Gandhi on Swadeshi, Hinduism and Conversions Find out what Gandhi
said about Swadeshi, its relevance to Hinduism and what he felt about religious
conversions by Christian missionaries
The Early History of Madras (Chennai) The finding of the city of Madras
(Chennai) in the 17th Century and life under the British Rule.
in British India The article presents a historical account of Slavery
and the Slave Trade in India during the early British occupation and how the
Mughals stopped it
How to Deal With Unpleasant Situations This essays explores strategies
and approaches to deal with difficult and unpleasant situations.
Healing Your Consciousness - Advanced Self-healing Techniques In this
essays, the author suggests an integrated approach to self-healing which will
eventually lead to the liberation of the soul, peace and happiness.
Avoid Stereotyping People The mental habit of stereotyping people and
how to avoid stereotype thinking and behavior in your dealings and decisions.
- How to cope with suicidal feelings? This essay examines the reasons
why people commit suicide, its implications to society, how to cope with suicidal
thoughts and how you may prevent suicide by helping people who suffer from
The Interest of European Scientists in Indian Calendar and Chronology
This essay by an eminent historian examines the influence of Indian chronology,
Cosmology, astronomy, mathematics and other sciences upon the European scientists
of 16th-19th centuries.
Advaita For Practical People What can you learn from Advaita, and how
a practical person can understand and approach the subject
The Role of Archakas, Temple Priests, in Hinduism The roles, duties
and responsibilities of temples priests, known traditionally as archakas, or
yajakas, in Hinduism.
The Wisdom of
the Bhagavadgita, Day 33 The Universe as an information system, and
the purpose of consciousness. A look into the recent researches on consciousness.
Five Great Thoughts That Can Change Your Life Five great thoughts that
can potentially transform your thinking and attitude and change your life and
How to Manage Worldly Success This essays expalins how to manage worldly
success and why you should pursue both spiritual and material goals simultaneously
Why is Life Such a Struggle? Why is life such a struggle? Why do you
face problems and resistance when you want to achieve or change something?
Understand the forces that shape your life and influence your thoughts and
Are You a Secular Person? Should You Be? What is the true meaning of
the word secular and the true definition of the word secularism? Find out.
Finding Happiness In The Simple Pleasures Of Life Five simple positive
affirmations to increase your happiness from the simple pleasures of your daily
Miracles of Yoga Experience the immediate and miraculous benefits of
yoga practice with these simple meditation techniques.
How to Solve Problems With Spiritual Help? This essays explains how
to seek spiritual help to solve complex problems that defy rational solutions.
Seculars and their Hidden Agenda Why certain Bollywood people want to
harp on Secularism during elections time? What is their hidden agenda?
Is Enlightenment the Right Word for Spiritual Liberation? Is the world
enlightenment adequately describes the state of liberation? Find out?
Little Known Health Facts Find five not so well known facts about your
physical and mental health
and Judaism A comparative study of Hinduism and Judaism, persecution
and discrimination of Hindus and Jews in history.
Symbolism of Snakes in Hinduism Snake symbolism is very complex in Hinduism.
The Snake (naga) symbolizes many energies, deities and objects. This is a pictorial
representation of Snake symbolism in Hinduism.
Come Back to Earth and Be Here Why pursuing ideals, ideologies and idealism
is not good enough, why they do not solve our problems or improve our circumstances,
and why we need a different approach.
alone and Feeling Lonely Loneliness is a major social problem. This
article provides suggestion to deal with the problem.
How Should We Deal with Our Bad Memories? How do we manage our memory
to remember the good things and forget the bad. Is it possible to eliminate
bad memories and the suffering arising from them?
of the Buddha From the Dhammapada Ten teachings of the Buddha taken
from the Buddhist text the Dhammapada, with explanatory notes
Doniger - Lies and Distortions This page is dedicated to analyze the
distortions and misinterpretations which Wendy Doniger of Chicago University
used in her book the Hindus, an alternate history.
The True Meaning of Prakriti in Hinduism An examination of the true
meaning of Nature, Prakriti, Maya and Illusion in Hinduism and why artifiicial
intelligence may not be artificial but natural.
Thinking Outside the Box What thinking outside the box actually means
and its implications in your life, thinking and behavior, with reference to
karma, truth and your mental state
Navaratri - The
Hindu Festival About the Hindu festival of Navaratri, Ramalila, or Vijayadasami,
how it is celebrated in various parts of India and why for nine days.
How to Find
Original Content For Your Blog or Website A few ideas about writing
for blogs and websites and using original content rather than duplicate content,
how you can do it creatively and find your own niche audience.
Society Cotemporary Problems An analysis of the problems faced by contemporary
Hindu society in India and how they will influence the future of Hinduism.
Take Over Christianity? An examination of the moral and ethical influence
of major world religions upon the people of the world and whether Hinduism
will ever overtake Christianity
Workers Find It Difficult to Get a Job? Reasons for long-term unemployment
among older workers, and why joblessness is on the increase among seniors and
older people above fifty
battered women prefer to stay? This essays briefly examines the primary
reasons why battered women in many cultures prefer to stay with their abusive
husbands, or batterers rather than leave them
The Wisdom of the
Bhgavadgita, Main Page The Wisdom of the Bhagavadgita is presented at
Hinduwebsite.com on daily basis by Jayaram V, in which he explains the truths,
concepts and philosophy hidden in the scripture
The Wisdom of
the Upanishads, Main Page The Wisdom of the Upanishads is presented
at Hinduwebsite.com on daily basis by Jayaram V. This section contain important
concepts and secrets of the Upanishads.
Have Heard Once - Buddhism An explanation about the Buddhist tradition
of using the expression, Thus I have once heard, in the Buddhist Sutras, such
as Diamond Sutra, Heart Sutra, Lotus Sutra etc.