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Hindu traditions

Battle over Sabarimala is purely political, not about religion, gender equality or culture

The controversy over Sabarimala is about the agendas of some who are seeking a political right to enter the temple as if it were a public place, not a special place of worship for a particular community.

Jan 18, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

Hindu temples are targets of systematic oppression by government, courts

Hindu temples are often owned and run by the state, and governments have no problem using temple revenues for things that have nothing to do with temples or Hinduism.

Jan 17, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

Five reasons why you must light an oil lamp at home everyday

In this post, we will tell you why you must light an oil lamp at home every day.

Nov 18, 2016, 10:33 AM IST

Reasons why idols are worshipped in Hinduism

Idol worship helps devotees comprehend the abstract and formless.

Feb 25, 2016, 13:34 PM IST

Why married women in India apply sindoor – Here are the reasons

Sindoor is much more than a symbol of marriage. 

Feb 18, 2016, 09:36 AM IST