So this Catholic from Canada who used to be Hindu, and this Hindu from The United States who used to be Catholic came together on a tour van in Mexico. It was a tour of a city on the Mexican Rivera.
I never thought I would be writing what could partially be deemed a fashion piece but Continue reading “The Kurta Hunt”
A father knows about the birth and life of his son, because he witnesses it. But the birth and childhood of his father are beyond the ken of the son, because they occurred before he was born. Likewise, the devatās (celestial gods) and the ṛiṣhis (sages) cannot comprehend the real nature of the origin of God, who existed before they were even born.
And so, the Rig Veda states: “Who in the world can know clearly? Who can proclaim from where this universe was born? Who can state where this creation has come from? The devatās came after creation. Therefore, who knows from where the universe arose?”
Again, the Īśhopaniṣhad states: (Īśhopaniṣhad 4)[v2]
She said “it doesn’t matter what religion you are, they are all the same”. I wanted to scream…
“In whatever way people surrender unto me, I reciprocate with them accordingly.” “Everyone follows my path, knowingly or unknowingly, O son of Pritha.” (Bagavad Gita Ch 4:11)
We seek and find God in various ways, and however we reach, s/he will grasp IH
Generally, when people refer to “western Hindus” they mean white or European Americans. Are there non-whites who have embraced the path of Sanata Dharma?? Of course there are.
You may have heard the expression “I know just enough to be dangerous”. It is usually said by someone who has an interest in a certain subject and feels pretty impressed with themselves at the amount of their newly acquired knowledge. Yet occasionally, something will humble them and show them how much they don’t know. Continue reading “The Shiva Egg”