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

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What Is Chudakarana Samskara In Hinduism?
In Hinduism, Mundan or Chudakarana is one of the most important and most necessary rituals to be followed. Chudakarana is derived from a Sanskrit word for Mundan and is ideally known as the first hair-cut for the baby. In other words, the meaning of ...
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The case of U.R. Ananthamurthy's Kannada classic Samskara substantiates this theory effectively.
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The role of astrologers too has had a big impact on the arrival of devotees, with many prescribing 'Sarpa Samskara' or 'Naga Pratishthe' or 'Ashlesha Bali'.
UR Ananthamurthy's response to nationalism
In India: A Wounded Civilisation, V.S. Naipaul talks of encountering Ananthamurthy's work Samskara and being entranced.

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