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Significance of Raksha Bandhan in Jainism

The Jains celebrate Raksha Bandhan to signify self-protection against physical violence achieved through conquering over the vagaries of mind and self-restraint. The festival is celebrated on the last day of the month of Shravan. As the legend ... Meri News, 1 month ago

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Reflecting and contemplating on friendship: Maitri Bhavana concept in Jainism

Jainism lays emphasis on the self-reflection on thought process by a human being. According to Jain philosophy, an individual's behavior and actions are the outcomes of his or her thoughts. Therefore, Jainism recommends its followers to contemplate ...
 Meri News1 month ago

‘Jainism is ever relevant to society’

Ninty-one-year-old Acharya Rajthilak Sureeswarji was Ajain (not a Jain) by birth. But, an accidental meeting with a Jain saint changed course of his life. He took Jain deeksha on banks of river Krishna at Amaravathi in Guntur district 40 years ago, and ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Where kings and traders paused to nap

';When Kulothunga Chola-I subjugated the Pandya kings in the 11th Century A.D., Jainism had taken roots in the Pandya country. A staunch saivaite, Kulothunga decided to resurrect the
 Big News Network23 hours ago

Claremont Lincoln Events to Spotlight Global Thought-Leaders on Ethics

PRWeb Success in business doesn't hinge on beating out the competition in a dog-eat-dog society. In fact, some of the world's most successful enterprises are headed by peace-loving followers of Jainism: an Indian religion that rejects the notion of ...
 CEOWorld Magazine1 day ago
Millennium Post

Accepting Hindi as national language

Ramanuju Devanathan Every Nation has its own communication language. No controversy has erupted in any Nation on language, because of solitary existence of a particular language. However, in India it is a long time controversy on official, national ...
 Daily Excelsior.com1 day ago Hindu Rashtra and idea of India  Millennium Post3 weeks ago Communal polarisation threat to national unity  Kashmir Times4 weeks ago I ask therefore I'm Hindu: Hinduism stands for freedom of thought, don't stifle that spirit  Economic Times1 month ago
In Defence Of Marxist

Pakistan: Irreconcilable Struggle Until Socialist Revolution

This article looks at the situation in Pakistan, and describes on the one hand the effects of decades of rule by an inept and corrupt ruling class that has proven incapable of developing the country and on the other, highlights the immense work done ...
 In Defence Of Marxist4 days ago

Talks with India to facilitate religious tourism on

LAHORE: In order to promote religious tourism in Pakistan, talks between Pakistan and India are being held in the Indian state of Punjab, sources told Daily Times. Sources said that a delegation of the Punjab Tourism Department has reached Indian ...
 Daily Times4 days ago INDIAS NALANDA UNIVERSITY opens again after 800 years  Sri Lanka Daily News1 week ago India has much to celebrate  Gulf Daily News1 month ago Amazing Facts About Indian Heritage & Culture History  Examiner.com1 month ago
Times of Oman

Sanskrit language makes a quiet comeback among expatriates in Oman

Muscat: Sanskrit, once dubbed 'a dead Indian language', is staging a quiet resurgence in Oman among Indian expatriates. In a revival move, a group of Sanskrit lovers and connoisseurs have formed the Sanskrit Wing under the banner of the Indian ...
 Times of Oman5 days ago Sanskrit, Far from Being a Dead Language, Has Attractions outside India Too  Latin American Herald Tribune1 week ago
Mid Day

God as fiction

Recently a national library sent out an email in which my book, Sita: An illustrated retelling of the Ramayana, was listed under the fiction category. I was surprised and so I sent the following email to them. Dear Sir/Madam My name is Devdutt ...
 Mid Day6 days ago
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