Tag: Myths Busted

Popular myths around Hinduism, busted

Why Hindus Should Say Sadgati and Not Rest in Peace
The Hindu concept of life and death is very different from that of Abrahamic religions, which have floated the expression "Rest in Peace (RIP)." Many Abrahamic religions have the concept of only one life, and henceforth an "afterlife" or "heaven" which they label as "peace." That is why they use the expression "RIP." Why Should Hindus Say...
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...
sacredness of cow in Hinduism
The sacredness of cow in Hinduism has been a topic of debate for some time now. When we look at a civilization, we see the values that define it, not just the dos and don'ts. Reverence towards the cow has been one of the defining values of the Vedic civilization. The cow is sacred to all Hindus,...