Believing In Oneself Dispels Blind Faith

by Zile Singh  (Ambassador(Retd.)                                                Believe Yourself Believing in oneself is a Magic. If you can do that, you can make anything happen. – Johann Goethe In English language the word Believe is…

Ramayana

Originally posted on Perceptions:
1. Born to Dashratha,  King of Ayodhya Rama, the eldest among four sons cheerful, loved by all, and yet so humble a great son to a great father was he. 2. Rama of Kausalya and Bharata of Kaikeyi Lakshmana and Shatrughana of Sumitra four pillars of strength to the King Dashratha…

The Hindu View of Life by Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

Originally posted on The Wolfe Review:
Radhakrishnan starts off by confronting the classic question of what Hinduism actually is. This, he does not answer directly, for a very good reason: Hinduism isn’t an internally recognized word, but a name given to the sub-continent of India by outsiders. Later, it was recognized by Hindus as being…

Hinduism Is An Academy Of Sciences

(Excerpts form Hinduism Beyond Rituals,Customs And Traditions) Hinduism is an academy of sciences. It finds its dwelling in the realm of metaphysics besides accepting the environment of physical realities where most sciences reside. That is what distinguishes the ancient Indian sciences that these go beyond the empirical confines to explore and analyze the spiritual realities…

Radhey Krishna Painting Portrays Love

Artist: Tejpal Singh Mann, Surrey,BC,Canada This painting is called “Radhey Krishna” . It is included in the album “Jin Prem Keeyo,Tin Hee Prabhu Paayo”. It depicts Radha and Krishna at Vrindavan in and around the banks of the Yamuna river. Radha Krishna are the zenith of an ideal love.Krishna was the eighth incarnation of Lord Visnu….

Progressive Hindu Dialogue Among Top 20 Hindu Websites

Progressive Hindu Dialogue,which was launched only last year, has been selected one of the top 20 Hindu blogs on the web. Thanks all for your support. Following is the letter of recognition: Hi Promod, My name is Anuj Agarwal. I’m Founder of Feedspot. I would like to personally congratulate you as your blog Progressive Hindu…

Shabad In Gurbani by Bhagat Kabir

Awal Allah noor upaya (In the beginning God created light) Kudrat ke sab bandey (All are nature’s creations/people) Ek noor se sab jag upja (From that One Light the whole world has been born) Kaun bhaley,kau mandey? (So how can some be good and some evil?) prgressivehindudialogue.com

Rakshabandan’ – the festival that celebrates the brother-sister bond

Mathew Schmalz, College of the Holy Cross This year, Monday, August 7 marks one of the most important celebrations for Hindus throughout the world: Rakshabandhan, a ceremony honoring the bond between sisters and brothers. The date of Rakshabandan varies from year to year since Hindus follow a lunar calendar for religious celebrations. During Rakshabandhan sisters…