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bhakti (Sanskrit: भक्ति, "devotion"), from Sanskrit verb root bhaj, whose meanings include "to share in", "to belong to", and "to worship" — is an expression of devotional Love for God; single-minded …
a characteristic distinguishing physical entities having signaling and self-sustaining processes from those that do not, either because such functions have ceased (death), or because they lack…
For the questions about Smriti (Sanskrit:स्मृति) (literally "which is remembered") scriptures. These texts are usually attributed to an author and produced out of human intellect.
a prayer ritual performed by Hindus to host, honor and worship one or more deities, or to spiritually celebrate an event.
For questions about Astra (Sanskrit: अस्त्र), a divine/supernatural weapon like Brahmaastra, Trishul, Sudarshana Chakra etc.
The term Agamas literally means tradition or "that which has come down"
an event centering on and celebrating some unique aspect of the community.
Questions about symbols and iconography, which are used to symbolizing the ideas and concepts of philosophical and spiritual meanings behind.
a group of deities that often do battle with the [devas].
For questions about terms and jargon used in Hinduism.
A Character of Hindu epic Mahabharata Who was Son of Kunti and Lord Surya.
Questions about finding resource about Hinduism. If you're looking for scripture, use translation-request or scripture tag
Vyasa (Sanskrit: व्यास, vyāsa, literally “Compiler”) is a central and revered figure in most Hindu traditions. He is also sometimes called Veda Vyāsa (वेदव्यास, veda-vyāsa, "the one who classified the…
a practice in which an individual trains the mind or induces a mode of consciousness, either to realize some benefit or as an end in itself.
a representation of Lord Shiva for worship in temples. It also represents the infinite nature of Lord Shiva.
The Law of Manu- Manusmriti also known as Manav Dharam Shastra, is the earliest metrical work on Brahminical Dharma in Hinduism.
Questions about Vishishtadvaita (literally "Advaita with uniqueness; qualifications") , a sub school of Vedanta philosophy propounded by Sri Ramanujacharya that describes the self and universe as an e…
Ramanuja was a Hindu theologian, philosopher, and one of the most important exponent of the Sri Vaishnavism tradition within Hinduism.
Swami Vivekananda, born Narendranath Dutta, was prominent Hindu saint who introduced Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the Western world. He is disciple of Swami Ramakrishna Paramahamsa.
India, officially the Republic of India,also called as Bhārat (भारत) in Sanskrit, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 …
Goddess of wealth and wife of Lord Vishnu.
the most popular incarnation of Devi, also known as Mother Adi-Parashakti.
For questions related to the various divisions and sub-divisions of Hinduism like Shaivism, Vaishnavism, etc.
the chief of the Navagraha, the nine Classical planets and important elements of Hindu astrology.
the central female character of the Hindu epic Ramayana and a daughter of King Janak of Janakpur.She is the consort of the Hindu god Rama (avatar of Vishnu) and is an avatar of Lakshmi (Aadi S…
Questions related to war (Yuddha).
Tag for the Vedic or specifically Rigvedic deities including Mithra, Indra, Varuna, Aryaman, Aditi etc.
the power and divine consort of Lord Shiva.
One of the four Vedas, specifically dealing with the mantras said while performing each step of a Yagna.
For questions on book suggestions for various topics in Hinduism.
For the question that deals with creation or manifestation of Universe.