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Paying tribute to a devoted woman

Published 07/14/2016 by Janaki Moodley, a grand old lady and a truly devoted Saivite follower of Lord Siva died recently, a few days before her 90 th birthday. She had seen the spectrum of time as it unfolded in front of her eyes with the vast ... Look Local, 2 weeks ago

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India and the Idea of Europe

Brexit and the fear of further break-up of the European Union led me to think about the integrity of our country in the future. Although India is a state and the European Union is just a supra-national body, the similarities between the two are ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago

Philosophical significance

The icon of Dakshinamurthy shows Lord Siva with a cin mudra, where the pointing finger touches the thumb. There is a deep philosophical significance to this mudra, said M.A. Manickavelu in a discourse. The thumb represents the Paramatma. The ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Vedic route to the past

Dr. Nagaswamy explores Tamil texts and traditions in his latest book, writes Pradeep Chakravarthy. It's time again to travel into the past and explore some fascinating facets of our culture. This journey becomes more exciting through the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

India, his beacon of light

Denmark's Mikael Stamm in his search for philosophical answers ended up doing his Ph.D in Saiva Siddhanta at the University of Madras. Philosopher Hume wrote that books on metaphysics contained nothing but sophistry and illusion. Most analytic ...
 The Hindu1 month ago On a quest to India  The Hindu1 month ago

He crawled all the way up

On how Ramanujar made Tirumala accessible to devotees. Philosophers have come and gone: some merely preached, some provided insights and some great ones inspired us. Ramanuja belongs to the last category and is relevant to us even after 1,000 ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
New Indian Express

Keeper of the vedic faith

Radhakrishna Gollapinni Seshappa does not think that faith consists of believing what reason cannot. Instead, the Bengaluru-based Vedic practitioner believes that faith has to have a reason. The 62-year-old, who speaks impeccable English and ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Tamilnadu Kumbakonam Temples

Upcoming SlideShare Loading in … 5 1. TAMIL NADU KUMBAKONAM TEMPLES Kumbakonam is a famous temple town, located in the Thanjavur District in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Kumbakonam is called temple town because of the large number of ...
 SlideShare.net1 month ago

Tirumurai as explained by Periyava

CD by Tiruveezhimizhalai S. Kanaka Volumes have been written about Paramacharya's divine qualities and his philosophy. Many, who were fortunate to be associated with him and rendered service to him, have recorded their experiences. Legion are ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Kanchi shankaracharya: 'Jayalalithaa will win'

'We will never see such a government (Modi sarkar) in place again.' IMAGE: Supporters collect in large numbers to attend a rally by AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa. Photograph: PTI There is something unchanging about the Sankara Matam in Kanchipuram, 75 kilometre from Chennai, abode of the shankaracharya of Kanchi, Jayendra Saraswati. The same, however, cannot be said of the senior pontiff of the fifth and last of the Advaita (non-dualism) Saivite mutts in the country. At 81 years, Jayendra ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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