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Hinduism: An Overview
Hinduism is believed to be the oldest organized religion in the world. It ranks as the third largest religion in the world after Christianity and Islam.
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
An Overview of Karma
Karma is a Sanskrit word than means act or action. In a nutshell, Karma is all about reaping the consequences of one’s action.
Spirits >> The Soul
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Spirits >> Reincarnation
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Looking For The Hub Of The Sacreed Wheel: Part 1
It is often said that all paths are like spokes on a wheel. We start at the rime and follow a spoke to the hub of central truth from which all paths arise and to which they all return. Those of you who've been following my articles should also know that to a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
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Hindu and Christian' Bhakti: A Common Human Response to the
Of all the traditions which characterize Hinduism perhaps none has so stirred the hearts of Christians as the personalist tradition of religious devotion or bhakti.
Brahmin, king and bhakta
structure which I designate as Bhakti Hinduism.
PART 4 – The Rise of World Religions
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Comptes rendus / Reviews of books 221
through the ritual text and performance of the Durga¯ Pu¯ja¯ elucidates other Hindu festivals and bhakti Hinduism more generally.
Taming the Ascetic: Devotionalism in a Hindu Monastic Order
devotional (bhakti) sect.

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How Fatherhood Has Made Me a Better Hindu
A popular narrative in the Bhagavata Purana, one of Hinduism's most beloved and venerated wisdom texts, involves a king who meets a forest-dwelling sage. The sage's peaceful demeanor and obvious contentment, even amidst apparent poverty, astound ...
Chasing The Spirit Through Song
Growing up in Long Island, NY, and coming through the 60s, Rock and Roll was the soundtrack of my life. Music was a way of moving in to new places in my head and in the world. Friends were formed around musical tastes and I used to go to many concerts ...
'I'm No Westerner Shopping In The Divine Supermarket'
So to have come across the intense sensuality of the South Indian Bhakti Hinduism, for instance, which is in some senses very everyday, was fascinating to say the least. And I am not talking about the extreme erotics of Khajuraho or the Kama Sutra here.

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Bhakti - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Hinduism Bhakti (Sanskrit: भक्ति) is a term for religious devotion, understood as active involvement of a devotee in divine worship.
Bhakti: Hinduism's devotion to a personal God » Matt Brundage
Dec 19, 2010 Bhakti is a Sanskrit word that literally means "devotion" but it can be more specifically though of as one of the three Hindu paths to salvation.
bhakti (Hinduism) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Bhakti in Hinduism
Bhakti, in Hinduism, teaches the path love and devotion as opposed to the path of knowledge, or jnana.

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