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Can anyone give me the reference of this? (Women being arranged according to number of men she is "addicted" to)

This is found in the Devī Bhāgavata Purāṇa, Canto 9, Chapter 35, Verses 1-7: Dharmarājan said:- O Chaste One! Without serving the Gods, the Karma ties can never be severed. The pure acts are the ...
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Where in scriptures are menstruating women not allowed to do bhakti?

I do not think so that it has been mentioned so anywhere. However in Mahabharatha, we have a reference- After Dharmaraja looses in the gambling, Duryodhana orders Dussasana to bring Draupadi to the ...
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Which scripture says, "Where Women are Worshiped, Devtas reside there"?

This is Manu Smriti 3.56: यत्र नार्यस्तु पूज्यन्ते रमन्ते तत्र देवताः । यत्रैतास्तु न पूज्यन्ते सर्वास्तत्राफलाः क्रियाः ॥ ५६ ॥ yatra nāryastu pūjyante ramante tatra devatāḥ | yatraitāstu na pūjyante ...
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Can anyone give me reference from where this thing is written? (Statement from Mohini Murti)

Mohini devi does not say anything like that directly in the purana. That women likes to be exploited is a conclusion drawn by Swami Prabhupada in the purport and not direct words of Mohini murti. But ...
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Are women closer to God than men?

I think, yes. As the scriptures sats in chronological order the following.: Taittriya Upanishad.: मातृदेवो भव । पितृदेवो भव । आचार्यदेवो भव । अतिथिदेवो भव । I-xi-2: Let your mother be a goddess unto ...
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Are women closer to God than men?

Women are not closer to God than men. I am the same towards all beings. None is hateful, and none, dear to Me. But those who worship Me with devotion dwell in Me, and I too dwell in them. Gita 9.29
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Is it wrong to hug a friend of the opposite gender?

gopatha brahmaNa I.2.4 while explaining brahmacharya eulogizes a man who doesn't touch woman : Indeed these five fires are placed in a brahmacharin (vedic student) - two separately in the hands, (one ...
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Can anyone give me reference from where this thing is written? (Statement from Mohini Murti)

It is written in Manu Smriti 5:146 बाल्ये पितुर्वशे तिष्ठेत् पाणिग्राहस्य यौवने । पुत्राणां भर्तरि प्रेते न भजेत् स्त्री स्वतन्त्रताम् ॥ १४६ ॥ In childhood she should remain under the protection of ...
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What happens to a woman devotee who views Krishna as her husband/lover?

the gopikas saw lord krishna as their lover or husband. so they had got a place at goloka for eternity where they will serve lord krishna in madhurya rasa. it is the highest reward possible for any ...
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What is the meaning of Atharva veda 4:34:2?

None of the answers are correct here because they IGNORE VERY SIMPLE FACT! Fact that is, where this verse comes from? You can not correctly judge the subject matter of "Once upon a time and a ...
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Did Adi Shankara say that women and low castes cannot attain moksha?

You yourself Decide. Brahm-Sutra is the most confusing/tough tough-to-understand work of Shankaracharya (pretty obvious). It's prescribed to be read under the guidance of a Guru
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