Hinduwebsite.com Essays Archive Part 6
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The purpose of this essays is to explain you some of the earliest Vedic beliefs and concepts associated with the doctrine of karma and how they developed into our current knowledge of the law of karma in Hinduism.
This is about tapping into the intelligence that is hidden and inherent within every object of creation and how it manifests itself in the beauty, diversity and symmetry of the universe.
This essay explains role of God, fate, karma, and free will in Hinduism and answers who controls your life and who is responsible for your and actions and destiny. .
The Essays explains the process of birth and rebirth according to the Upanishads, and the role of mother, father and their sexual union in the conception of beings and rebirth of the souls.
The Essay describes twelve most important and highest manifestations of Brahman, the highest God, and their significance in Hinduism
Sattva is the purest among the triple gunas of Natute. This essay explains how sattva manifests in human behavior, thinking and attitud
This essay graphically explains why duties are important in Hinduism, and the ten main duties or dharmas of a Hindu
Find the ten most distinguishing features of Hinduism such as Atman, Brahman, gods and goddesses, literature, karma, rebirth, and liberation
This essay explains the possible historical origin and connection between the Yin and Yang principles of Chinese culture and the Linga and Yoni symbolism of Hinduism
The Vedanta perspective on the illusion of reality in our perceptions and how to cultivate the vision of a seer to see things clearly without the delusions and modifications of the mind
Find out the different meanings of Swasti and Swastika (svastika) in Sanskrit and their importance in the ritual and spiritual practices of Hinduism
This essay explains how the epic Mahabharata was composed, its historic significance, why it is considered greater than the Vedas, and why it is called the Mahabharata instead of Bharata
How modern education has not helped people to become more knowledgeable, rational, intelligent, and self-aware, but selectively ignorant, dependent and mentally enslaved to certain beliefs and ideologies.
The importance of internalizing your religious beliefs and spiritual values and letting God and religion live in you and through you is essence of the Hindu way of life
A Cultural Path To Maslow's Hierarchy Of Needs and a comparative analysis of Maslow theory of motivation with the four aims of human life as prescribed in Hinduism
About happiness as a way of life in Hinduism, with special reference to achieving physical, mental and spiritual happiness here and hereafter
About the origin, construction, and history of Hindu Dramas in ancient India with special reference to famous Sanskrit plays, literary compositions, and playwrights such as Kalidasa, Bhavabhuti, and Vishakadatta
The author presents four important reasons why many educated Hindus are devout Hindus and why they prefer Hinduism
Hinduwebsite Editorial on the importance of teaching faith to children so that they can learn to take responsibility for their lives
The construction of Hinduism in colonial times and how the false narratives effected our understanding of its beliefs and practices
Three important myths people entertain about Hindus and Hinduism, namely tolerance, vegetarianism, and non-violence.
The essay examines whether the Bhagavadgita teaches violence. This is part of the Wisdom of the Bhagavadgita Series, presented by Jayaram V for Hinduwebsite.com
About the ritual and spiritual significance of death in Hinduism, the hidden purpose of Vedic rituals and spiritual practices, and symbolism of death in the beliefs and practices of Hinduism
About the difficulties in establishing self-identity, the nature of your existential self, and how you may explore your consciousness to know certain vital aspects about yourself
The author explains Upanishadic perspective on the barriers to self-knowledge in the journey of self-discovery and how one can cultivate the seeing of the Seer.
About symbolism of Mother Nature as Kali in Hinduism and what lessons we can learn from the creative and destructive functions of Nature
About the diverse nature of Hinduism which sets it apart from other world religions, and how diversity is reflected in the theory and practice of Hinduism
About love jihad, and how radical Muslims are using the weapon of love to convert Hindu women
The Bhagavadgita on why discretion is important in life and how to cultivate it.
Learning from observation, intuition, perception, and attentiveness the messages delivered by the forces of Nature.
Find answers to the role of God and Nature in creation according to creation theories in Hinduism and whether Hinduism believes in evolution and intelligent creation.
Find out the unique aspects of meditation and devotion in the ritual and spiritual practices of Hinduism according to different schools of philosophy.
About the meaning, origin and history of the siddha tradition (siddha sampradayam) in Hinduism, and Buddhism
The essay is about the practical implications of the practice of the Jain theory known as Anekantavada or Syadavada in daily life.
This essay deals with conversion of Hindus by Christian missionaries, attitude of Christianity and Vatican towards Hinduism and other religions, the methods used by missionaries in India to convert Hindus, and facts and politics about Christian missions
This essay describes five powerful techniques to gain control over your mind and emotions and experience peace, insight, mastery, stability and creativity
This article explains how the thugs were suppressed by the British
Find out what Gandhi said about Swadeshi, its relevance to Hinduism and what he felt about religious conversions by Christian missionaries
The finding of the city of Madras (Chennai) in the 17th Century and life under the British Rule.
An exposition in Hindi by Jayaram V on whether you can ever search for peace anywhere.
An exposition in Hindu by Jayaram V whether you think that no one is watching you.
An few answers in Hindi by Jayaram V about duty and liberation.
The article presents a historical account of Slavery and the Slave Trade in India during the early British occupation and how the Mughals stopped it
This essays explores strategies and approaches to deal with difficult and unpleasant situations.
In this essays, the author suggests an integrated approach to self-healing which will eventually lead to the liberation of the soul, peace and happiness.
The mental habit of stereotyping people and how to avoid stereotype thinking and behavior in your dealings and decisions.
This essay examines the reasons why people commit suicide, its implications to society, how to cope with suicidal thoughts and how you may prevent suicide by helping people who suffer from suicidal thoughts.
This essay by an eminent historian examines the influence of Indian chronology, Cosmology, astronomy, mathematics and other sciences upon the European scientists of 16th-19th centuries.
What can you learn from Advaita, and how a practical person can understand and approach the subject
The roles, duties and responsibilities of temples priests, known traditionally as archakas, or yajakas, in Hinduism.
The Universe as an information system, and the purpose of consciousness. A look into the recent researches on consciousness.
Five great thoughts that can potentially transform your thinking and attitude and change your life and destiny
This essays expalins how to manage worldly success and why you should pursue both spiritual and material goals simultaneously
Why is life such a struggle? Why do you face problems and resistance when you want to achieve or change something? Understand the forces that shape your life and influence your thoughts and actions.
What is the true meaning of the word secular and the true definition of the word secularism? Find out.
Five simple positive affirmations to increase your happiness from the simple pleasures of your daily life.
Experience the immediate and miraculous benefits of yoga practice with these simple meditation techniques.
This essays explains how to seek spiritual help to solve complex problems that defy rational solutions.
Why certain Bollywood people want to harp on Secularism during elections time? What is their hidden agenda?
Is the world enlightenment adequately describes the state of liberation? Find out?
Find five not so well known facts about your physical and mental health
A comparative study of Hinduism and Judaism, persecution and discrimination of Hindus and Jews in history.
Snake symbolism is very complex in Hinduism. The Snake (naga) symbolizes many energies, deities and objects. This is a pictorial representation of Snake symbolism in Hinduism.
Why pursuing ideals, ideologies and idealism is not good enough, why they do not solve our problems or improve our circumstances, and why we need a different approach.