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Sanskrit in Croatia: from Sarasvati to Hrvati

by James Robinson Cooper For most of the Croatian people (or as they call themselves, Hrvati) when it comes to defining their origins and tracing their...

Naimisharanya, Part 3

The Bhagavat Purana says that there is no holy place on earth that compares to Naimisharanya. In this sacred tirtha, Maha Vishnu killed the...

Chausath Yogini Temple of Mitawali – A striking similarity to the...

Rich cultural heritage has blessed India with numerous places worth visiting. Many of these are lying hidden in little-known towns and villages, which even...

Naimisharanya

The forest of Naimisharanya is the aranya svarupa or forest manifestation of Lord Vishnu, and is therefore a sacred tirtha. Over the ages, it...

The story of Sri Tiruppana

In the book Prapannamrita, we hear the story of Sri Tiruppana, who was born a low caste chandala in South India. Once, he lost consciousness...

Daitya Sudan Temple: Attempt Of Conversion To Mosque

Daitya Sudan Temple is a Vishnu temple dated to the Chalukya Dynasty which ruled Central and Southern India between the 6th and 12th centuries. This...

Naimisharanya, Part 6

In our first segment of this series, we featured one of the most famous holy sites at Naimisharanya Dhama – the Chakra Kunda at...

Can Humans Achieve Immortality?

In this cycle of birth and death, can humans achieve immortality?
Since time immemorial the question has been asked: Can humans achieve immortality? Some claim that human immortality is a scientific reality. Realized souls from different...

Takshashila – Worlds oldest University

India has a long and venerable history in the field of higher education. In ancient times, the country was known to have been home...

The Tale of Dorothy

By Radhanatha Swami Waiting for a delayed flight, a traveling swami consoles an irate passenger with Krishna's teachings. We waited. And waited. It was a sweltering...