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Vedic Culture: The Difference It Can Make in Your Life

A review of “Vedic Culture: The Difference it Can Make in Your Life,” by Stephen Knapp may be rather discomfiting, it is offered with the hope that some people, especially those busy writing their own books, will indeed pick this book up to ponder over their own fate in this world of maya, and the fate of the world in the grip of busy human bodies.

ಋಗ್ವೇದದಲ್ಲಿ ಸೋಮ

ಸೋಮನೆಂದರೆ ಯಾರು? ಋಗ್ವೇದದಲ್ಲಿ ಸೋಮನ ಸ್ವರೂಪವನ್ನು ಲೌಕಿಕ ಮತ್ತು ಅಲೌಕಿಕ ಭಾಗಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ವಿಂಗಡಿಸುತ್ತಾರೆ. ಅಲೌಕಿಕವಾದ ಸ್ವರೂಪವನ್ನು ದೇವತೆಯೆಂದೂ, ಲೌಕಿಕವಾದ ಸ್ವರೂಪವನ್ನು ರಸಾತ್ಮಕವೆಂದೂ ಸ್ಥೂಲವಾಗಿ ಹೇಳಬಹುದು.

Covidamma or Coronatalli ? A Conversation on Folk Hindu Religious Response to epidemics

Video discusses the ancient rituals, traditions and beliefs in the folk Hindu culture. Dr. Nagarj discusses about his research and findings in rituals from the folk culture and the integration of the vedic culture and the folk culture. Both cultures – Vedic traditions and Folk traditions have impacted each other while not completely taking over each other. Dr. Nagaraj goes on to discuss the folk traditions in response to epidemics. 

Rigveda Pada Paatha Video Project

The first ever complete video documentation of the entire Rig Veda chanting of Pada Paatha, rendering of the constituent words of Rig Veda mantras in the unique traditional Kerala style…

Upanayana Samskara

Among the sixteen prominent samskaras that a dharmika is mandated to undergo, there are three samskaras that are in vogue even today, and relatively well practiced. The namakarana samskara where…