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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.
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What is the Jain practice of Santhara and why is it being debated?
The Supreme Court on 31 August stayed Rajasthan HC's order which banned the Jain practice of Santhara. Under this ritual, an individual voluntarily starves to death in order to achieve moksha. The High Court decision of 10 August was met with strong ...
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Cuvantul sanskrit samnyasa este compus din "sam" = complet, perfect si "nyasa"= renuntare. Sensul cuvantului sannyasa inseamna renuntare, dar si dedicare totala a capacitatilor personale in folosul evolutiei omenirii.

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