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At age 30, Mahavira renounced worldly life

Jainism is one of the world's oldest religions. Much of its early history is not known, or has come down to us in a form in which historical fact is difficult to distinguish from miraculous stories. However we do know that this ancient religion was ... Afternoon Despatch & Courier, 2 weeks ago

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Buddhism: Origin, Spread and Decline

1. Contemporary Indian Society and Buddhism's origin A keen observer of the world history may notice a pendulous motion. At one end of the pendulum's swing is the society immersed in crass materialism, Pravritti (literally, action) and at the ...
 Speaking Tree1 month ago

Let history teach us coexistence

From Spain's Al-Andalusia period to Indian Sub Continent's history of pluralism, the past has lessons for our present on living together The lofty tower of La Giralda in Seville is a fitting symbol of coexistence. In its arched niches and ...
 Pakistan Today8 hours ago Past present: Changing perspectives  Kashmir Times1 week ago

The Importance of Living: Lin Yutang Meets the Dude An Esoteric Take on The Big Lebowski, Part 2

[Readers may wish to read An Esoteric Take on The Big Lebowski prior to reading this post] Razzle, dazzle, drazzle, drone, time for this one to come home Razzle, dazzle, drazzle, die, time for this one to come alive And hold my life until Im ...
 Disinformation11 hours ago

The Cross: Supreme Symbol of Love and Life, Fr Paul Melwyn Dsouza - Pamedi (capuchin)

Good Friday There was once a tribe where the chief was a wise and powerful man. He was well respected and every one obeyed his tough and fair laws. One day, it was discovered that someone was sneaking into the tents and stealing. The chief ordered ...
 Daijiworldcom1 day ago

Behind the image of power and glory

As Sumerian legend exposes, two mighty clans of the Elohim (plural of Eloi) the Enlilite and En-kiite clans once ruled mankind together as gods. Indeed, our ancestors (even the Sumerians, whose language remains much like Sotho-Tswana) called them ...
 Mmegi Online1 day ago

Minority panel works on logo, structure to include Jains

Summary The present NCM logo is a five-petal flower, with each petal showcasing the symbol of one religious minority. The logo of National Commission for Minorities and the panel itself need some serious redesigning. With recent inclusion ...
 Indian Express5 days ago
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Shreekant Sambrani: Lingua Indica

It is not common knowledge that Sanskrit had a West Asian link, in the now volatile region at the junction of Syria, Iraq, Turkey and Iran Shreekant Sambrani April 11, 2014 Last Updated at 22:38 IST All through my Marathi-medium schooling, I was ...
 Business Standard India1 week ago

The Master's Voice

Several years ago, I met with a staff member of U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison's office on behalf of the Hindu American Foundation (HAF). The staff member's name was Zahir Janmohamed. In Their Master's Voice in Washington , Janmohamed ...
 Outlook India1 week ago

Alan Davie

Painter. Born: September 28, 1920; Died: April 5, 2014. , who has died aged 93, was regarded by some as the greatest Scottish painter of the post-war period, and his intense, gestural pictures were compared with those of Jackson Pollock during his ...
 Herald Scotland1 week ago
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