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- Can You Bhoga All Night Long? An Introduction to Tantra, East and West
- When you hear the word Tantra, what images come to mind? Turbans and Sitar music? Mind-blowing sex? Most people in the Western world have heard the word Tantra, but few know anything in detail about what it means. The situation in India isn't much different....
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
- Basil - The Herb of Kings
- Basil, from soil to seed To strong stems and beautiful leaves. I ask for blessings to have bestowed As I nurture and watch you grow. From mornings dew and sun of afternoon To rays of the stars and midnights moon Mother Earth watch over thee As I my will, So...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary B
- Voodoo Rituals
- Voodoo rituals and beliefs recognize that there is one supreme being who created the earth and the universe much like the Abrahamic religions of Christianity, Judaism and Islam belief that there is only one supreme God.
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
- Resurrection of the Higher Self
- In July of 1989, a controversial article crossed the managing editor's desk of an equally controversial magazine. This article was never actually published in the quarterly publication, then known as The Magical Blend , even though it was well documented by...
Body Mysteries >> Psychoactive Substances
- The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
- What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Hindu Ceremonies is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Hindu Ceremonies books and related discussion.
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- THE SCIENCE OF CUSTOMS AND RITUALS IN HINDU DHARMA
- Spirituality is a part of every Hindu custom in the life of a Hindu. What are the rules to be followed while practicing the Hindu customs and rituals (aachaaraas) ?
- Hindu Festivals & Holy Days
- Hindu Festivals & Holy Days. Baisakhi (Vaisakhi): first day of the Hindu new year is marked by Baisakhi, primarily a harvest festival.
- THE FUNCTION OF WATER (TIRTHA) IN BALINESE HINDU RITUALS
- Bali is almost similar to the practice of Hindu in India whereas in Balinese Hindu is more attached to the local culture.
- Hinduism Culture and Religion
- The Hindu ethical code attaches great importance to values such as truth, right conduct, love, peace and non violence.
- A Sri Lankan Tamil Hindu Wedding
- The rituals of the Hindu marriage ceremony highlight the interdependence and the complementary nature of husband and wife relationship.
Suggested News Resources
- The faraway bride
- Christine has been able to find snippets of information about Hindu ceremonies from the internet, but the finer intricacies of a south Indian wedding are still a mystery.
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- Hinduism Rites and Ceremonies
- Hinduism Rites and Ceremonies.
- Hindu Rites & Rituals: The Ceremonies of Hinduism
- An overview of the ritual world of Hinduism, from personal daily worship or 'Puja' to rites of passage or 'Samskaras' from birth till death...
- A short Hindu wedding ceremony
- Traditional Hindu wedding ceremonies can last for days and involve much ritual in Sanskrit which may be understood only by the priest conducting the service.
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