There are stories in old texts about why Lord Shiva is shown as a Shiva Lingam. A Shiva Lingam may be very small or very large in size. It may be made of stone, metal or whatever. But essentially ...
Hinduism has a different concept of God than other religions. In Hinduism God is not something different than the world. According to Hinduism all of us are Gods. The whole world is God. the whole...
'Om Mani Padme Hum' , 'Om Namah Shivaya' , 'Om Shanti Om' , 'Hari Om Tatsat' - These are all sacred mantras that we must have heard sometime or the other in our lives. The first one is a Tibetan mantr...
You can't turn on a television, read a magazine, or listen to a celebrity interview these days, without hearing it..."I like to consider myself a spiritual person." Oprah has given the term to a gene...
If you buy the premise, then you have to ask yourself, why are we killing each other in the name of God? If God be God, then this Creator is IMMUTABLE! God can't be increased, decreased, diminished, ...
Hinduism lays greatest emphasis to surrender to Sadguru. The Sadguru means God in human form. He/she is not like any ordinary learned person but he/she is God in a human body. Many times some Sadgur...
Prostitution is as old as old as the hills and is known as the worlds oldest profession. In India and in every other third world country, people will have sex with prostitutes. Like every country in t...