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Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
Baba Yaga
An aged crone, often described as a witch or an ogress, who dwells in the forest and appears in several Russian folktales. In some sources She is solitary, in others She is any of three sisters, each having the same name. She/They dwell in a marvelous hut,...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic

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The hota answers
These questions are asked during Aswamedha yaga, which is no longer performed. But performing the annual death anniversary rites of one's parents confers the same benefits, because these questions are asked and replies given by the purohits during the ...
Right of a devotee vs Right of a Lord
Lord Ayyappa, resident of Sabarimala temple in Kerala, is a celibate and the presence of women of reproductive age would disturb him. The issue before the country is not removal of poverty or saving the girl child or even good governance and end to ...
How beef ban could result in Jammu and Kashmir descending into violence
As the news of the ultimatum given by the state wing of the VHP has spread and sunk in amongst Kashmiris, apprehensions, worries and anxieties have begun to be voiced by people here. The VHP ultimatum pertained to the 'discussion' to be held in the ...
With Muslim population rising in Bengal, RSS says branches may double in state
Infact, the Vedic God had preferences too amongst the animals. For instance, Indira was fond of bull flesh. You better go through how the Ashwamedha Yaga was performed during Vedic times and it is available in Wikipedia.
No proposal to ban cow slaughter in northeast: Ram Madhav
Vyasa used to eat meat ( read about killing of Vatapi). Lord Rama performed Rajasuya yaga and Ashwamedha yaga. He sacrifised 1000 bulls for Rajasuya yaga.

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