Hinduism

Mother Ganga in Hindu Culture, Legends, Importance

Mother Ganga in Hindu Culture, Legends, Importance

Ganga or Ganges is the synonym to ‘Sacredness’ in India. She is not just a river or a water body that flows on land, but she is considered as a person or a goddess. Hindus view her as a fair complexioned beautiful woman with white saree, beautifully decorated with jewelry, […]

 
 

Gods in Hinduism

Gods in Hinduism

The world’s oldest and third largest religion of the world is Hinduism. Its philosophy does not present any restrictions on the conception of god and the universe. More 1.5 billion Hindus have the freedom to choose their “ishtadev” or “Aradhyadev”, which means favorite god or the worshiping god respectively from […]

 
 

Hindu Culture – Features of the Hindu Culture

Hindu Culture – Features of the Hindu Culture

One of the oldest living religions of the world is Hinduism. Its followers are known as the Hindus. There are one billion followers of this religion and it has sustained its existence since the early Harappan civilization. What are the essential features of Hindu culture which are responsible for its […]

 
 

Hinduism Traditions

Hinduism Traditions

In an interview with Elle Magazine in 2010, Hollywood actresses Julia Roberts said that she became a Hindu. She was drawn towards this religion by her spiritual guru Shri Neem Karoli Baba. By that time she was the World’s highest paid actress with a net worth of $140 million. What […]

 
 

Top 20 Facts about Hinduism

Top 20 Facts about Hinduism

One of the oldest living and third largest religion of the world is Hinduism. There are more than 1.5 billion Hindus all over the world. The origin of this religion dates back to early Harappan days. Let us learn some of other interesting Hinduism facts. Facts about Hinduism Hinduism is […]

 
 

Om Symbol

Om Symbol

The foremost representation of Hinduism all over the world is the Ohm symbol. It is a sound which is associated right from the creation of the universe by the goddess Adishakti. It stands for beginning and end of the process of invocation of any other god or deity in Hinduism. […]

 
 

Hindu Clothing

Hindu Clothing

Owing to its various ethnicity, there are several types of Hindu clothing. From the days of Indus Valley Civilization, there are recorded descriptions of how clothing emerged over a period of 5 millennium in India. With a very strong cultural basis, Hinduism also encourages flexibility and progressiveness in its philosophy. […]

 
 

Hindu Religion

Hindu Religion

“Unlike other religions in the World, the Hindu religion does not claim any one Prophet, it does not worship any one God, it does not believe in any one philosophic concept, it does not follow any one act of religious rites or performances, in fact, it does not satisfy the […]

 
 

Who is the Founder of Hinduism

Who is the Founder of Hinduism

With one billion followers all over the world, Hinduism is the third largest religion of the world. Its existence dates back to the late Neolithic age and is considered as one of the oldest living major religions of the world. But, in its truest essence, is Hinduism a religion? Who […]