Conversion in Hinduism

Conversion in Hinduism

Namaste everyone, I’ve heard many people say that “you can’t convert to Hinduism, you can only be born into it.” Now, I understand where this thought is coming from. There are a growing number of individuals “not born Hindu” but misuse hindu art, rituals, and culture remaining completely unaware of its core beliefs. These people

Hindu | Hinduism | The Origin | #HelloTamizha | #Tamil

Hindu | Hinduism | The Origin | #HelloTamizha | #Tamil

Hindu & Hinduism – Who we are., The Origin The word Hindu is very much misunderstood and misused. Many people have no idea how the word originated. In India, some politicians use the the words Hindu and Hindutva with communal overtones either to promote or oppose some ideology or party. To the rest of the

Hinduism: Why So Many Gods? The Deva & Devis of Hindu Culture (What is Hinduism?)

Hinduism: Why So Many Gods? The Deva & Devis of Hindu Culture (What is Hinduism?)

Acharya Shree, why are there so many gods in Hinduism? Absolutely. There are many gods in Hindu culture. That’s why this is considered the richest culture in the world. Because when there is one god, it is very dangerous and the message from that god, if it is written even in one book, it is

The Origins of Hinduism

The Origins of Hinduism

Namaste! So, before we can talk about the core beliefs of Hinduism, it is important to understand how the religion, as we know it today, came to be. That way, we can place Hinduism in the context of space and time. The term that Hindus use to refer to their religion is called Sanatan Dharma,

Fasting in Hinduism

Fasting in Hinduism

Namaste everyone! Fasting is a spiritual practice that is seen in many faiths. By definition, fasting means to willingly restrict food or water intake for a certain amount of time. Some people consider fasting to also include abstaining from certain activities. There are so many different types of fasts and different reasons why people fast

What Is The History of Hinduism?

What Is The History of Hinduism?

Hinduism is the third largest religion in the world, with more than 1 billion adherents globally. It ranks just below Christianity and Islam, and is considered to be one of the world’s oldest active religions. So, where did it all start? What’s the history of Hinduism? Well, first and foremost, Hinduism doesn’t have one specific

LGBT and Hinduism

LGBT and Hinduism

Namaste everyone! Today I’m going to talk about Hinduism’s stance on the LGBT community, or anyone who is not heterosexual or cisgender. First of all, Hindus don’t share a unified opinion on this topic. Unlike the holy books of other religions, Holy texts in Hinduism like the Vedas or Upanishads don’t contain any anti-LGBT sentiments.

Spirituality & Science: How are Souls Created?

Spirituality & Science: How are Souls Created?

[Interviewer] Someone wrote on Youtube: the basic principle of physics says that energy can neither be created or destroyed. So does this mean that the universe already contains all the souls it can? Can new souls be brought into existence by God? And if so, then doesn’t that contradict this law of physics? This law

Hinduism is not a Religion – Hindu Culture, Philosophy, and Spirituality (What is Hinduism?)

Hinduism is not a Religion – Hindu Culture, Philosophy, and Spirituality (What is Hinduism?)

People have misconception about Hinduism. When person reads about Hinduism, they consider Hinduism a religion. And it is know that Hinduism is a religion, but Hindu is a philosophy. Hindu is a culture first. Actually Hindu is a very very ancient and very big culture. And it is considered very rich culture. In that culture

Kali Yuga & Hinduism: Best Time for Spirituality & Spiritual Growth (What is Hinduism?)

Kali Yuga & Hinduism: Best Time for Spirituality & Spiritual Growth (What is Hinduism?)

Acharya Shree, according to hindu mythology we are in the period of Kali Yuga. What is your opinion on this? Kali Yuga is considered the worst period of the cycle. Not only according to Hindu mythology. Even you read the very ancient religion of India, Jains. Jains are the tradition from the Shramanic tradition. And