Amid hymns chanted in Pali and recitation of Buddhist verses, thousands of dalit, or low-caste men, women and children renounced Hinduism
and declared their liberation from generations of caste bondage.
Bredesen was apparently being criticized for allowing Nashville public schools to teach comparative religion classes featuring information on minority faiths such as Buddhism and Hinduism
while serving as the city's mayor.
Harrison had a long relationship with Indian mysticism, music and Hinduism
For example, morality in Hinduism
is not based on the dictates of a deity, but on the well-known idea of "karma" which literally means action.
For Gandhi, Hinduism
, Christianity, Judaism, Islam, and other religions were all based upon specific conceptions of a personal God.
Emphasizing throughout the book what Mall identifies as one of the core doctrines of Hinduism
, namely, the Rg-vedic dictum that the one divine reality is known by many different names, the author is able to present Hinduism
's attitude toward religious diversity as inherently pluralist at its core, challenging alternative interpretations that read Hinduism
as an inclusivist religious tradition.
The conference also appointed a panel tasked with strengthening the traditional bond between Hinduism
, Judaism, and most indigenous religions have understood marriage and procreation as basic human obligations.
Among the numerous introductions to Hinduism
some have been very fine, e.
Each of these Hindu denominations engaged in transmitting the spiritual heritage of India to the younger generation emphasizes the ecumenical spirit of Hinduism
and states that its goal is not exclusivity but the combined task of all Americans to achieve universal love, peace, and unity.
com)-- Astrid Rosenschon unveils the mysteries of Hinduism
and Buddhism and it's impact on Indian society, in her well researched book - "Hinduism
and Buddhism, an outsider's view on religions of India," published by Zorba Publishers.
LICENCE TO STAY Speaking in Agra on Thursday, a Dharm Jagran Samiti ( DJS) functionary said Muslims and Christians will have to convert to Hinduism
if they want to stay in this country.
DELHI: India's opposition parties attacked the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-led government a day after Muslims who were supposedly converted denied embracing Hinduism
at a ceremony on Monday.
New Delhi, June 23 ( ANI ): President Pranab Mukherjee received a copy of the Encyclopedia of Hinduism
today at a function here at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Auditorium.
Through a meticulous deconstruction of his speeches and writings, the book illustrates that for Vivekananda, Hinduism
and Hindutva were synonymous.