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Distant Cousin Marriage with same last name can get married?

I want to know they say first cousin marriage is common in India. Then what about distant cousin (brother and sisters relation from the paternal side completely ) they are distant they don't share any ...
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Importance of parents in value education - shlokas and instances

What are some shlokas and incidents from scriptures that show the importance of mother and father in value education of child? For example, I can faintly recall one incident about a mother who sang to ...
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According to the Garuda Purana, what happens to a son who strikes his father?

What happens when a son beats an abusive father? What kind of punishment will he get? (Specifically according to the Garuda Purana)
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Do Parents have ownership of their sons?

Do Father and mother have absolute ownership over their sons ? Is it dharma of son to anything which his parents commands ? PS - I am asking only for a son as a daughter after marriage no longer ...
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Do our scriptures say anything about how to deal with an abusive parent?

Namaskaram, I am aware that our scriptures tell us to respect our parents. But what should one do is his/her father is totally horrible as a human being, who keeps on abusing and exploiting his family ...
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Is one Maternal Nephew (Bhanja) equivalent to 100 Brahmins?

What is the status of one's maternal nephew (Bhanaja) in one's life ? Is it true that one maternal nephew equivalent to 100 Brahmins ? In which scripture it is written ? Is it true that one shouldn't ...
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Family tree of Prishadhra?

What is family tree of Prishadhra?what is name of child of Prishadhra ? Do child of prishadhra is shudra or Kshatriya?
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Closeness with spouse/family among the Trimurti

I am asking this question purely on a pictorial stance. Lord Brahma (And Mother Saraswati): Picture of both of them closest that I got is this: Now to Lord Vishnu: Here is a relatively more close ...
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Are there prayers that address Siva's entire family (Siva,Parvati,Ganesa and Kartikeya) collectively and/or individually?

The Ganesa and Kartikeya stories don't seem to intersect that much. Has Siva's family been praised collectively in prayers?
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Has each member of the family of Siva - Siva,Parvati,Ganesa,Kartikeya been called Brahman? [duplicate]

For Siva we have numerous examples. For Kartikeya we have a reference from Mahabharata. How about Ganesa and Parvati?
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