Questions tagged [ashram]

Traditionally, an ashram (Sanskrit/Hindi: आश्रम) is a spiritual hermitage or a monastery.Additionally, today the term ashram often denotes a locus of Hindu cultural activity such as yoga, music study or religious instruction, similar to a studio, yeshiva or dojo.

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Which Purusartha should be achieved in which Ashrama?

There are 4 Purusarthas ('object of human pursuit' or 'purpose of human being'): Dharma Artha Kama Moksha And 4 Ashramas (avastha or stages of life): Brahmacharya Grihastha Vanaprastha Sannyasa ...
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What is navamundi asana and its significance?

Navamundi is a very special asana with respect to tantric tradition. Swami vishuddhananda paramahansa is believed to have set up this asana in his ashram in kashi. What is this ? What is its ...