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Yajnavalkya Smriti

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Durga row: Sadly, no one questioned Smriti Irani who the Asuras are
മഹിഷാസുര ദിനം: ആഘോഷത്തില്‍ പങ്കെടുത്തുവെന്ന് ബി.ജെ.പി എം.പി
Standing to reason and reason alone
The great Upanishadic sage Yajnavalkya is reported to have consumed beef only if were tender. Both the Ramayana and Mahabharata mention the consumption of beef. Charaka, Sushruta and Vagbhata, known for their treatises on medicine, refer to the ...
The reactionary present
In the dharmashastra tradition, a body of influential texts in the enormous and heterogeneous repertoire of Sanskrit, including ancient legal treatises by hoary authors like Manu, Gautama, Apastamba, Yajnavalkya etc.
Temple or Dargah, Restrictions on Women Are Nothing But Ways of Imposing
There is also mention of women like Gargi who challenged sage Yajnavalkya on religious philosophy. Our folklore, mythology and scriptures are filled with images of strong and powerful women. In ancient Greek religion, there were women priestesses who ...

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