Adi Sankara — The Saviour of Vedic Dharma and Exponent of Advaitha Vedanta

Introduction Chaos pervaded all through India in the matter of religion and philosophy. Sect after sect, such as Charvakas, Lokayathikas, Kapalikas, Shaktas, Sankhyas, Buddhas and Madhyamikas sprang up. The number of religions rose as high as seventy-two. There was fight amongst sects. There was no peace anywhere. Chaos and confusion reigned supreme. There was superstition … Continue reading Adi Sankara — The Saviour of Vedic Dharma and Exponent of Advaitha Vedanta

FAQ: Why do Religious / Spiritual people/ Brahmins avoid Onion and Garlic in their food during festival, fast, Srardh days or Vrath days?

Hari Om There are three qualities of Maya (nature's deluding power) and they are present in varying quantities within one's mind: Satva: qualities like tranquility, restraint, forgiveness, purity and peace of mind Rajas: qualities like passion, aggression & pleasure Tamas: qualities like anger, resent, arrogance, excessive lust and destruction. Various foods can influence the state … Continue reading FAQ: Why do Religious / Spiritual people/ Brahmins avoid Onion and Garlic in their food during festival, fast, Srardh days or Vrath days?