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Dr. Munish Raizada in Conversation with Renee Lynn (Part-I)

Renee Lynn is an Activist, Columnist, Published Author, and Founder of Voice for India. Renee Lynn was born and brought up in New Jersey....

‘Religion’ in India- Types and its Connection to Country’s Civilization

India's economic and political strata in today's world have reached a great level, but that is still not what the country is known for....

What is the relation between Religion and Drug use?

Buddhists are meant to refrain from any quantity of fermented or distilled beverages The goal of Jainism is to escape the cycle of reincarnation ...

How Hinduism, Jainism and Buddhism Influence Early Tamil History? Read Here!

Tamil is one of the oldest languages in India The Tamil culture has secretly incorporated Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism Two literary works called Ettutogoi...

Jain Community in Hyderabad to come up with Initiatives for World Peace

The Jain community has come up with initiatives to spread the message of world peace Nearly 5000 Jains will assemble in Ranigunj and...

A 1000-year-old and 4.5 ft tall stone statue of 23rd Jain Teerthankar Parshavnath found immersed in Yamuma

Lucknow, March 15, 2017: Some fisherman in Kaushambi discovered a 4.5 ft tall stone statue of 23rd Jain Teerthankar Parshavnath in the Yamuna which...

How should we worship the Almighty that gave birth to Various Religions? Know about a Forgotten Jain Pilgrimage Centre!

Karnataka, March 10, 2017: Looking into the history of humankind, how we should worship the almighty is the question that gave birth to various different...

The Concept of Divinity in Jainism: Where was God before the creation of the Universe?

December 10, 2016: Jainism is a rational, ethical religion with an independent philosophy. The religion has a rich ritual system, a well-developed cult and...

Hinduism: Learn about the Four Goals of the World’s Third Largest Religion!

Aug 27, 2016: Hinduism is widely regarded as the world's oldest religion, standing third on the list of mass religion. Hinduism, or Sanatan Dharma,...

Law of Karma: Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism

The notion of karma, the belief that the actions people do in their lifetime accumulate and determine the fate of their next life. Every action...

K. J. Somaiya Centre for Buddhist Studies announces admissions for its Diploma courses in Yoga

K.J Somaiya part of the esteemed Somaiya Vidyavihar clan announces two Diploma courses in Yoga to students all over India Somaiya VidyaVihar encompasses 34 institutions,...

Celebrating Guru Purnima: Understanding its meaning and significance in Hinduism

Guru Purnima is a festival which is celebrated nation-wide to pay homage and to show love for their Gurus irrespective of which religion...

New evidence points to an 850 years old Jain temple in Telangana

Chepyala Madhusudhan Rao, an elder in the village, brought the discovery of the inscription to the notice of the historian, Dyaavanapalli Satyanarayana recently ...

Jainism: India’s one of the Oldest Religion believes in Spiritually Freeing the Soul

Nov 25, 2016: In California, on June 9, a law lets patients suffering from terminal illnesses to end their lives with help from a physician. This...

Going Vegan is the New Way Of Life: Find out why!

Vegetarianism is based on the ideals of ahimsa (non-violence) and the sacredness of life People from foreign countries like U.S. are adapting to the vegetarian...

Akshaya Tritiya gold sales affected by high prices

"So far we have seen 10 percent sales growth in value terms. But in volume terms it is flattish as gold prices have shot...

Kailash Mansarovar: Mountain trek or religious pilgrimage

By Akash Shukla  The idea of a trek has a sense of achievement but the idea of a pilgrimage is to subdue self. Dominating with a...

Meat ban: Muslims say aye, Hindus say nay

By Kanika Rangray A meat ban is observed to respect the Jain festival of Paryushan. Earlier it was beef ban to respect the feelings of...

Is the Jain practice of Sallekhana really suicide?

By Nithin Sridhar The Rajasthan High Court, on Monday, ruled that the Jain practice of “Sallekhana” is illegal and hence punishable under section 306 (attempts...

Hinduism: A religion of tolerance and pluralism

Hinduism is the world’s oldest living religion. It is a rich collection of hundreds of spiritual and philosophical traditions followed throughout Asia for more...

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