Vedic Wisdom on Marriage and Women – Glimpses of Vedic Metaphysics

Hari Om According to the Vedic teachings and ancient scriptures, women have been placed at a higher status than man. She has been given preference to man in every field, so much so that when giving a boy a joint name of a god and goddess, the name of the goddess is always placed before … Continue reading Vedic Wisdom on Marriage and Women – Glimpses of Vedic Metaphysics

Lord Siva – In Vedic Scriptures

Hari Om Siva is the third person (Deity) of the Hindu Triad. As Brahmā was Creator, Vishnu Preserver, in order to complete the system, as all things are subject to decay, a Destroyer was necessary; and destruction is regarded as the peculiar work of Siva. This seems scarcely in harmony with the form by which … Continue reading Lord Siva – In Vedic Scriptures

Vedas, Upanishads and Allied Scriptures – An Introduction

Hari Om The Four Vedas, the primary literature of Hindu Religion are as below: Rg-Veda The heart of the entire Veda with 10,552 verses. Rg-Veda Interpretation(Poorna Pragnya). Yajur-Veda (hymns for oblations)apr. 2000 verses Sama-Veda (same prayers and hymns in meters for singing)apr. 2000 verses Atharva-Veda (body/world mainte nance and destruction).Nearly 6,000 verses of prayers, charms … Continue reading Vedas, Upanishads and Allied Scriptures – An Introduction

Introduction to Upanishads

Hari Om The Upanishads represent the loftiest heights of ancient Indo-Aryan thought and culture. They form the wisdom portion or Gnana-Kanda of the Vedas, as contrasted with the Karma-Kanda or sacrificial portion. In each of the four great Vedas—known as Rik, Yajur, Sama and Atharva—there is a large portion which deals predominantly with rituals and … Continue reading Introduction to Upanishads

Kalki Avatar and Kalki Purana – How Will the World End?

Hari Om This incarnation, unlike those already described, has yet to be made. It is the hope of the Hindus, that he who has so frequently visited the earth to restore order and happiness will come yet again to inaugurate a reign of universal goodness, peace, and prosperity. When Vishnu in the form of Krishna … Continue reading Kalki Avatar and Kalki Purana – How Will the World End?

The Top 25 Sins as per Vedic and Allied Scriptures

Hari Om The top most 25 sins mentioned in Vedic and allied Scriptures (adapted for Kali Yuga) are to be avoided compulsorily if you want to get quick progress in Spiritual life and material attainments for Security, Peace and Happiness. Each sin is equally cruel to the other from the spiritual point of view. One … Continue reading The Top 25 Sins as per Vedic and Allied Scriptures