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Daanam is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Daanam books and related discussion.

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Daanam (and Seva) in December and Around the Year
The Hindu scriptures abound with instructions and stories of how important seva and daanam (selfless service and charitable giving, respectively) are.
The Hindus of Kashmir: The Persecution of Kashmiri Pandits
On my biannual trips to India, I usually look forward to eating my mom's cooking and acquiring saris – my favorite garment. I also acquire books; when my children were young, it was a throwback to my childhood, with my parents taking them to a local ...
గ్రేటర్ కాంగ్రెస్ అధ్యక్ష పదవికి దానం రాజీనామా
హైదరాబాద్: గ్రేటర్ కాంగ్రెస్ అధ్యక్ష పదవికి దానం నాగేందర్ రాజీనామా చేశారు. జీహెచ్‌ఎంసీ ఎన్నికల్లో వైఫల్యంపై నైతిక బాధ్యత వహిస్తూ ఆయన రాజీనామా చేస్తున్నట్లు ప్రకటించారు.
Baby Shower And/Or Seemantham: Bundle of Hope and Joy
It is indeed special to celebrate the start of a new year, and the new beginnings associated with it, but it is even more special when the first few days of the year includes celebrating the arrival of a new baby.
Hindu Studies: An Education in Religious Studies and Bias
I was pleased to start the new year off with information about how, in pre-colonial India, Hindu temples were premier educational institutions.

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