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If lord krishna was vegetarian, why did he hunt animals and for what?

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If the God of Hinduism is omnipotent, can he destroy the soul (atma)?

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Why Gaudiya Vaishnavas chant the Mahamantra from oppsite direction?

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Why was Bhisma unable to glorify Lord Shiva as he previously glorified Sri Hari Vishnu without hesitation?

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Did Arjun ask Krishna to become his charioteer?

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Ishta Devta - a must?

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What is difference between Kshetrajna, and Atman.?

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Why does the Garuda Purana say that the Mahabharata has been undergoing interpolations since Satya yuga?

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Family tree of Ravana

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Any mantra/strota to increase courage and have a warrior like will?

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List of characters who have been able to Withstand Lord Vishnu's chakra or Shiva's Trisula?

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Types of karma - stable/unstable?

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What does Gita Chapter 7 Verse 23 mean?

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Why is the water of samkha (conch) forbidden from being offered to Shiva even though it can offered to all other Gods?

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Can one wear the Janeu after marriage?

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Why is Brahman identified with Shunya(Void) in the Mahopanishad?

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Modernish books on Gita, Vedas/Upanishads for tweens/teens

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Who is the god head of knowledge in Hinduism?

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Significance of Sharabha avatar defeating Narasimha?

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Rules for when marriage actually consummates?

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If All the doctrines outside Vedas are useless and False, Why is a Mahavidya Goddess like Tara pleased only when worshipped through an unvedic Achara?

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According to the Srimad Bhagavatam, did Brahma really create demons from his buttocks?

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Generally Cruel Punishments in Dharmashastras and Unfair ones

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Why Śiva is so vehemently denigrated as Sadā-aśiva etc. only in the Brahmakhanḍa of Garuḍa purāṇa and Śaivas are said to be destined for eternal hell?

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Expiation for Chandalas and other mixed Varnas

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Did Lord Shiva really cut off his own phallus in the Following verses of the Mahabharata?

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Which texts narrate about Gopeśvara Mahādeva (Śiva as Gopa) and are there versions of it in non-vaishnava texts?

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How many Arya Samskaras are there? ten or sixteen?

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Why is the demon Hiraṇyakaśipu addressed with 'Shri' in the Srimad Bhagwatam?

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Is Non Penetrative Pre-Marital sex allowed in Hinduism? [closed]

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How many Shiva Sahasranama is there in Mahabharata, Purana, Agama, Tantra?

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Identification and souce of this mantra about sati in this Bengali movie 'Antarjali Jatra' (The voyage beyond)?

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Realize the Unchangeable - which Veda says this?

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What is a Mlechha and what are their religious rights?

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Is it true that Swami Vivekananda advocated for a new dharmashastra for the modern age?

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How was Bhagwan Shiva born?

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How and when can god listen our pray?

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Do deities such as Rama, Krishna , Shiva etc exist in Advaita Vedanta?

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What are major evidences found for siddhis that have been verified by science?

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What are the most important mantras/hymn, stotrams and chants for Ram and Krishna?

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What is the Śruti status (Prāmāṇya) and dating of Mahopaniṣat? Is it accepted by sects other than Vaishnava-s?

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Smarta Puranas in Hinduism

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Can a person become an avatar of brahman and be worshipped?

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Can a Kshatriya put on a Urdhvapunda Tilak?

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What is the source of Durga Chalisa.?

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Does narasimha kavacham require upanayanam?

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How saints in modern india who practised Universalism concluded all religions are equal and answered religious chauvanism?

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Saptharishis for each Manvantra


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