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The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
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The Basics of Vedic Mythology
The Vedic language forms a chain with the isolating, agglutinative and inflexional stages of the Indus language, as proved by the march of the clause ta na Sa of the isolating Indus to the vedic root tarS (to be thirsty). At the isolating stage of the...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Astrological Emphasis: Aquarius, 2001
General | Love | Work | Health Aquarius: January, 21st- February, 19th. This article applies to Aquarians during 2001. General Those born under the sign of Aquarius are characterised by their great passion for mystery and prove to have a fighting spirit in...
Astrology >> Aquarius
Astrological Emphasis: Pisces, 2001
General | Love | Work | Health Pisces: February, 21st - March, 20th. This article applies to Pisceans during 2001. General Pisces is the twelfth sign of the Zodiac, astrologically dominated by Jupiter and Neptune, exalted by the Moon and with Mercury in exile....
Astrology >> Pisces

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Slew of Events to Mark Women's Day Across Tamilnadu
But in the post-Vedic period, especially during the medieval period, the status of women began to decline.
The 4 Vedas in Hindi, English, Telugu | PDF Download
By the Mauryan Period around 300BC, the essential Vedanta involving the Vedas and Upanishads were put down in writing. Legends say that the first impetus to transfer the Vedas from oral to written came at the end of long 12-year drought, which cause a ...
Devotees throng the beach post Shivratri
KVN Sarma, a Vedic scholar, said, "Shivratri is considered as the occasion when Shiva and Shakti came together in the form of Eshwara and Parvathi.
Secrets of Beings: The Pillars of Shiva
Completed in a relatively short period of two years, this iconic airy-fairy pillar was vehemently opposed by writers, artists, and other intellectuals. Little did the literati know that the tower would become the most fêted identity of France!
Long way to go on for women empowerment: Guv
The Governor said that in ancient India during Vedic period women enjoyed equal status in all spheres of life. "Only during post Vedic period, especially during medieval period, the status of women began to decline," he said.

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