UNESCO Recognises India’s Kumbh Mela As ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage’ Of Humanity

by Swarajya Staff India's Kumbh Mela has been recognised by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as an "intangible cultural heritage of...

This is one of the most amazing features of Vedic Culture

by Srila A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada It is enjoined, gṛhe śatrum api prāptaṁ viśvastam akutobhayam: if even an enemy comes to one's home, one should...

Former Facebook Exec: ‘You Don’t Realize It But You Are Being...

This is the year everyone—including founding executives—began publicly questioning the impact of social media on our lives. Last month, Facebook’s first president Sean Parker opened...

What Happened When I Started Eating Meat Again After 6 Years...

What would happen if you didn’t eat meat for a long time and then started eating it regularly again? I’m not talking about taking...

U.S. Congresswoman to chair 2018 World Hindu Congress in Chicago

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, the first Hindu on Capitol Hill, was named last week (Nov. 9) as chairperson of the World Hindu Congress. The...

An offering to Lord Jagannath

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by Madhurya kriti d.d.

1500 Year Old Panchmukhi Hanuman Mandir in Karachi, Pakistan

1500 years old Panchmukhi Hanuman Mandir located at Soldier Bazaar in Karachi is one of the oldest hindu temples in Pakistan. The temple holds special...

The Specialty of Sriman Mahaprabhu’s Dance at Rathayatra

Excerpts from a lecture delivered by Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Trivikrama Gosvami Maharaja on 17th July 1988 at Sri Uddharana Gaudiya Matha, Chunchura sa jiyat krsna-caitanyah sri-rathagre nanarta...

India uses cow dung, Israel uses raw human waste

cow dung India
by Gomata das In many rural areas of India it is still common practice to apply a mixture of cow dung and sand on floors...