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  • Robotics and Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) mentioned in Yoga Vasistha

    Yoga Vasishtha (योग-वासिष्ठ) is the inner journey of Lord Rama in the story of Ramayana. When the Prince gets very confused and loses the purpose in life, Maharishi Vasishtha illumines him with knowledge about reality. Yoga Vasishtha is a glorious conversation between a great Master who knows the Self and an able disciple who is […]

  • The Reason why Rama is known as the Maryada Purushottam

    Known to be the seventh avatar of Lord Vishnu, Lord Rama is one of the most popular Hindu gods and he stands as the symbol of Maryada Purushottam, which means the perfect man. Just like other avatars of Vishnu, Lord Rama took his birth on earth to destroy the evil of the age, which was […]

  • Powerful weapons used in the Hindu epic Ramayana

    During the ancient Hindu times, there existed powerful weapons that were so powerful that it had more destructive force than the advanced nuclear weapons. Believe it or not, but there were weapons that could annihilate the whole universe. Lord Rama and his weapons Let’s discuss some of the characters of Ramayana and their weapons here: […]

  • 10 Interesting Facts about Lakshmana You May Not Know

    Among the Hindu epics, Ramayana is one of the greatest. Here Lord Rama is believed to be the key character, along with whom is Lakshman who is an also a highly important character. He is the highly devotional and inseparable bother of Lord Rama. Lakshmana’s loyalty, honesty along with his short temper is known to […]

  • Who first narrated the two epics Ramayana and Mahabharata?

    There are some records regarding the first narration of the two epics-Ramayana and Mahabharata both. However, this is no exact proof of the exact origin of the narration. The theories shared so far is enough to amuse you and is a worthy read. Ramayana According to the Puranas, it was Luv and Kush, the two […]

  • Vampires in South America described in Ramayana as Mandeha-s

    A typical definition of a Vampire would be, ‘a corpse supposed to leave its grave at night to drink the blood of the living by biting their necks with long pointed canine teeth’. Vampires are a constant favorite around Halloween, but they can be found year-round in movies and on television, in books and on […]

  • Lord Hanuman’s son Makardhwaja – Yes Sankat Mochan had a son!

    Hanuman, exceptionally rendering the quality of the greatest devotee of Lord Rama, is known for his great strength and intellect. He has been given different names, one of them being Kesarinandan which means the son of Kesari. What if we say Kesarinandan himself was a father even though he had taken a vow of remaining […]

  • The Untold Story of Ravana’s sister Surpanakha

    Not many of us know about the life story of Ravana’s sister Surpanakha.If there had been no Surpanakha, there would have been no Ramayana. This sentence marks the utmost importance of her character as only after her unreciprocated seduction of both Rama and Lakshman resulting in chopping away of her nose and ears by the […]

  • Hindu Dharma and Mysticism – The Mystical Creatures

    Life in all forms plays a vital role in the Universe, all are equal and all deserve the respect and importance the Godly creatures and the warriors usually demand. The stories in the Hindu Dharma often speak of the unlikely hero who plays a major role Paratma’s greater design. Here we present such mystical creatures […]

  • When Hindu Dharma Meets Fiction – Best Fictional Hindu books

    While the subject of Gods, Jiva, Atma, and Paramatma seem too heavy for some people to contemplate and follow, some people find it easier to grasp the essence of Hindu dharma by fictionalizing and humanizing the mighty Gods. As long as it serves as an instrument of the propagator of the core essence and the […]

  • How Lord Hanuman’s thirst for knowledge led to his Marriage

    The faithful ally we all wish for who goes to the extent of gambling his life for the noble cause, who would carry a hill for your kin, such was the Character of Anjanai Putra Hanuman. He was well known for being an aide of Rama, and a Celibate. But was he really a celibate? […]

  • The Story of Lord Rama after Sita Surrenders to Mother Earth

    Ramayana, the epic we have been listening to since childhood and the holy lessons from the life of the legends are eternal. Lord Rama and his wife Sita, Laxman and Hanuman are the heroes we have been learning about since forever. We all have a thorough understanding of Ramayana until Rama escapes Sita from the […]