Category Archives: General

Battle for Sanskrit by Sri Rajiv Malhotra

Originally posted on Sage of Kanchi:
Thanks to Sri Guruvayurappan for sending this great video. Although I have heard his name, honestly, I haven’t been following him. I listened to his speech to some degree – haven’t completed. He is…

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The Problem with ‘God’

Originally posted on MARIA WIRTH:
‘God’ is a much used word yet hardly anyone pauses to find out what is meant by it. ‘Isn’t it clear?’ religious people may ask and answer:  God is the Highest, the Creator of the…

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What is Religion good for?

Originally posted on MARIA WIRTH:
In many parts of Europe, religion has become an important topic only in the last few decades. In the 1970s, religion or rather Christianity, which used to mean religion then, seemed obsolete. It was considered…

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Talk to students in memory of Swami Vivekananda

Originally posted on MARIA WIRTH:
(This one-hour speech happened to be a first for me, and I want to thank the students that they made it easy for me and looked interested throughout.) My three main points: To encourage the…

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So You Think You Are The Saviour.

Originally posted on sarikanandacerebrate:
How do I begin to express my grief at the News from around the world?  I am a person of faith and I would be miffed too if someone ridiculed my faith.  Will I go to…

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Is Hindu Dharma good and Hindutva bad?

Originally posted on MARIA WIRTH:
 My article “When Germany is Christian, is India Hindu?” got amazingly good response with thousands of facebook likes. However, some readers felt I made a mistake by not distinguishing between good, tolerant Hinduism, which is…

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