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Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The three basic texts, the Upanishads, the Brahmasutra and the Bhagavad Gita, collectively known as the Prastanatraya, contain the quintessence of the rich philosophy of transcendental knowledge. A...
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, Vedas, Upanishads
Monday, April 6, 2015
Mumbai Congress Chief said his party will also felicitate Mariyam for the achievement on April 8.
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Friday, March 6, 2015
People who are looked up to by others must never fail in their duty. If they do, then those who see them as role models will also shirk their duties, said Valayapet Ramachariar, in a discourse. »
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February 27, 2015
No opposition to its introduction, says State Education Minister
December 11, 2014
By demanding that the Bhagavad Gita be declared a “national scripture”, Union Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj has needlessly created controversy (»
December 10, 2014
Union Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj’s pitch to declare the Bhagavad Gita as a “national scripture” is unfortunate (Dec.8). The Gita enjoys pride of place in Hinduism. But as we are a...
December 8, 2014
The Nationalist Congress Party and Samajwadi Party on Monday slammed External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s push to declare Bhagavad Gita as a national scripture, saying it goes against...
November 26, 2014
There are those who are ostentatious in their display of bhakti. There are yet others, whose love for God is so strong, that they never expect public adulation for their bhakti. Their bhakti is sil...
September 29, 2014
Tulsi Gabbard, the only Hindu member of the US Congress, gifted her personal copy saying it was a gesture to express her love for India. »
March 20, 2014
Around one lakh devotees participated in the annual Gangamma jathara at Balijapalli in Rajampet on Thursday and offered prayers to Sri Gangamma. Potters of Chennai prepared the Gangamma ido...
October 5, 2013
This writer turns to the Gita to process recent developments.
August 13, 2013
If you are looking for answers and you don’t have time to read the Gita, just check your phone
July 17, 2013
The BJP government in Madhya Pradesh has set off a fresh controversy with its decision to include chapters from Bhagwad Gita in school curriculum, drawing accusations of saffronisation of e...
January 30, 2015
Both Nathuram Godse and Mahatma Gandhi read the Bhagavad Gita but one became a martyr and the other a murderer
December 10, 2014
Union Ministers and senior leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party seem to thrive directly or tangentially on controversies related to religion. In proposing that the Bhagavad Gita be declared a ‘na...
December 7, 2014
Pressing for the Centre to declare Bhagavad Gita as a ‘Rashtriya Granth’ (national scripture), External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said only a formality remained to be done in this r...
November 25, 2014
Both the Bhagavad Gita and the Vishnu Sahasranama are found in the Mahabharata. But the Vishnu Sahasranama is more commonly recited than the Bhagavad Gita. What is the reason? The answer can...
August 12, 2014
Before the Mahabharata War began, Sage Vyasa offers to grant Dhritarashtra the divine vision to behold the entire happenings in the battlefield from his palace if he so wished. The king declined to...
November 19, 2013
Krishna’s imparting the fundamental, yet profound, truth of the immortal essence inherent in each one of us, enabling further meditation and internalisation of this knowledge was the theme of a di...
August 25, 2013
In a milestone for Indian studies, the English edition of Encyclopaedia of Hinduism, a product of 25 years of relentless academic efforts by nearly 1000 scholars, will be unveiled on Monday...
August 6, 2013
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Chouhan announced on Tuesday that the government would withdraw the notification to introduce verses from the Bhagavad Gita in Urdu textbooks for classes 1 an...
March 17, 2013
Closed to outsiders for more than two centuries, the group finally opens up
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