Tag: Hindu Gods

900 Year Old Hindu Temple Demolished
The Puri administration is tearing down many structures, including ancient Mathas, within 75-metre distance of the Jagannath temple walls in the name of development. Some of these Hindu religious institutions date back to hundreds of years. One of them is the 900 year old Emmar Matha, established by none other than Sri Ramanujacharya himself.
Sabarimala Women's Entry - Some Facts from Hinduism
Why are women of reproducing age not allowed only in Sabarimala temple? Why is it important to preserve the tradition of the temple? These questions have an answer, and it is worth finding out. Sabarimala women entry issue, ongoing in the Supreme Court of India, is an example of interference in Hindi traditions without any reason or...
Durga Malathi posts hateful graphics
In a recent outrage over #Kathua, an artist misused her "Freedom of "Expression" to fill the internet with hateful graphics portraying the Trishul in obscene ways. It is obvious that these graphics have nothing to do with the crime, and serve little purpose towards getting justice for the victim, but are a part of a bigger agenda to malign...
Audrey Truschke, a scholar at Rutgers University has posted several tweets where she calls Bhagwan Sri Ram a "misogynist pig" and alleges that Sita accuses Lakshman of lusting after her. These posts were made in the name of "loose translation" and "colloquialism" and given without proper links to references. The Valmiki Ramayan does not...