Hinduwebsite.com Essays Archive Part 2
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What purpose the Hindu rituals serve in the life of a worldly person? Are they necessary? This essay answers these questions.
Know the historical origin and concept of Nirvana (Nibbana) in Hinduism and Buddhism and what it means from different perspectives.
This essay is about the spiritual importance of compassion and associated feelings in Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism.
This essay is about the meaning and practice of compassion (Karuna) in human life and the psychology and spirituality associated with it.
This essay is about the distinction between gods, humans and demons, the children of Brahma, and their relative significance in God's creation
Thoughts for contemplation on the problem of knowing and not knowing and limitations of our knowledge and perception.
This essay is about the importance of food (annam) in the ritual and spiritual practices of Hinduism.
This essay is about the symbolism, lessons and the transformative wisdom of the Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Pashupata Shaivism is one of the oldest ascetic sects of Hinduism. This is a comprehensive essay on the principles, philosophy and practice of the Saiva sect
This essay describes the etymology, meaning and significance of the concept of Pashupata in Sanskrit with a brief note on Pashupata Shaivism
How can you lead a healthy, happy and successful life? These five habits maximize your chances of happy and healthy living and successful career.
The essay is about the positive and negative effects of religions on People and Society and why religions matter in people’s lives
This essay is about practising the spiritual dimension of your religion and putting your spiritual values for a better life
When things go wrong, people blame God. Find out how far blaming God for your problems and suffering is justified in Hinduism
This essay is about the significance of religious diversity in the ethical practices and spiritual development of human beings
Is a Guru a necessity? Do you need his help and guidance? In this essay we will examine the importance of a guru in your spiritual journey.
This essay explains the importance of external and internal worship of God (Isvara aradhana and Isvara paridhana) according to the Bhagavadgita and the Upanishads.
Find here a few important aspects of Image worship or Idol worship in Hinduism.
This essay is about the relationship between you and God and the best way to bring him into your life and secure his help and protection.
Find here the meaning and symbolic significance of Namaskar, Namaskaram, Pranam or Namaste in Hinduism.
In this essay we discuss the idea of God and the aspects of God according to the Bhagavadgita
This essay is about the criterial to ascertain jnana, right knowledge or true knowledge, in Hinduism on the path of liberation by the seekers of truth.
This essay is about how to overcome the impurities of the mind and think correctly, to solve problems, make right choices and experience peace and equanimity.
This essay is about the pursuit of wealth and when wealth becomes sinful and the source of suffering
Find here comprehensive information on the meaning and significance of sin (papam or patakam) and atonement in Hinduism
This essay is about why people go to Gurus, the qualities of a true Guru, and the true purpose for which a Guru’s help is needed.
This essay is about the role of fate, chance, random events or acts of God in human life according to Hinduism and how to protect yourself from accidents, calamities and unforeseen events.
This essay is about the importance of Vijnana, right knowledge or higher knowledge, in spiritual life for self-transformation and liberation.
This essay is about the true meaning and significance of Santana Dharma and why Hinduism can rightly be called so from a moral and practical perspective
his essay is about the true meaning of renunciation or Sanyasa according to Hinduism
This is an original translation of the Kausitaki or Kaushitaki Upanishad by Jayaram V, also known as Kausitaki-Brahmana-Upanishad, which forms part of the Kausitaki Aranyaka of the Rigveda.
This essay is about the laws applicable to Hindu marriages outside India regarding registration, divorce, legal custody, bigamy or polygamy.
Find the hidden symbolism of ten important concepts of Hinduism
This is a very comprehensive essay on almost every aspect of Hindu temples, their history, significance, construction, management, aspects and so on.
Find here the Taittiriya Upanishad complete, original English translation by Jayaram V with notes and Sanskrit Text
This essay is about understanding and identifying the mental and spiritual causes of fear and controlling it.
The essay presents the historic context in which the names Hinduism and Sanatana Dharma became popular and which name one should use for the faith.
The essay is about the powers that are commonly associated with the idea of God and invoked by a majority of people during worship.
This essay is about the nature of the soul or the Self according to Hinduism, and the method by which you may cultivate self-awareness to achieve liberation or self-realization.
This essay is about appreciation. How we can learn to appreciate and how we can live with a sense of gratitude and respect for the blessings.
This essay is about success principles to overcome problems and difficulties and for happiness, knowledge, skills and excellence.
The essay is about the higher purpose of human life and the importance of transcending selfishness to fulfill the aims of God and Dharma upon earth.
This essay is about taking full responsibility for your life and actions and creating your own destiny through self-effort
The essay is about the important beliefs and practices associated with wealth (artha) or money in Hinduism.
This essay is about how we create unnecessary suffering by our thinking, behavior and actions which is avoidable, and how we may overcome it
This is about the essential principles of your basic spirituality and how you can put them to practice in worldly life.
The essay on the Upanishads of Samaveda contains a brief description of the 15 major and minor Upanishads associated with the Veda
This essay is about how you prioritize your holistic wellbeing, remove stress, and nurture your inner happiness and self-worth