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Nehru Says – “We don’t need a defence policy. Our policy is Ahimsa. We foresee no military threats. As far as I am concerned, you can scrap the Army’

Source: - @pynchoniama / twitter. Book Reference: - "War in High Himalaya: The Indian Army in High Crisis, 1962" written by Major General D K Palit. Page 20. ‘Rubbish! Total Rubbish! We don’t need a defense policy. Our policy is Ahimsa. We foresee no military threats. As far as I am concerned

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Tridosha Concept – The Ayurvedic Rationale and elements in the Menstruation Practices

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XNXjaKQ4Heo&t=5s?cc_lang_pref=eng&cc_load_policy=1 In fact, even the people who practice this menstruation practices, they have forgotten there is an Ayurvedic rationale, Ayurvedic element to most of the menstruation practices that is mentioned in Vedas, Dharmasathra-s or any other texts. Ayurveda recognizes menstruation as a physiological process governed by the Tridosha-s. I spoke about

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Which deity presides menstruation in Hindu Dharma

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w56PbxY0_1o So, these practices give a positive perceptionand add to this the fact thatThe Hindus consider their goddesses has menstruation and celebrate festivals in honour of them. There is a festival Kamakhya, well known festival in Assam. The Kamakhya festival, I think Ambubachi, it is called where the goddess undergo yearly menstruation for three days

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Palayoor Mahadeva Temple – How it became a Church?

CREDITS: - This is a republished article. Original article is published in VAIKHARI.ORG Palayoor or Palayur is located near Chavakkad in Thrissur district and is 2km away from Guruvayoor. Palayoor Mahadeva Temple does not exist today. This temple was demolished by Christians and a Church was built in that place. Christians

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Palayoor Church (Kerala) was built after demolishing an existing Hindu temple at that site.

Source: - TrueIndology / Twitter. https://twitter.com/sidmtweets/status/943443021684670464 https://twitter.com/TrueIndology/status/943545943600668672 https://twitter.com/TrueIndology/status/943546583940972544 https://twitter.com/TrueIndology/status/943547469257875456 https://twitter.com/TrueIndology/status/943550402548547584

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The five layers of Individuality according to Hinduism

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TN-aVw1mCTw?cc_lang_pref=eng&cc_load_policy=1 Today, most of the, all our understanding is based on modern science. We say, we have a physical body and even our mind is denied an independent existence. They say the brain activity makes us think, but this is not how our Hindu tradition understands. This is not how our

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The importance of Birth and why abortion is considered in Hinduism as Brahmahatya?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dO434gqkEt0&t=4s Why is giving birth important? In our entire Hindu tradition, giving birth is considered very highly sacred, very highly punya, the Dharmic activity which is enormous merit, why? Because, birth is not just making babies as we call it today. It’s not making babies just that. It is a giving

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Chausath Yogini Temple, Morena (MP) Built in 11th Century, has Inspired the Design of Indian Parliament

Source:- @mAbhinav_pandey / Twitter. https://twitter.com/mAbhinav_pandey/status/945557254123667456 https://twitter.com/mAbhinav_pandey/status/945557415671447552 https://twitter.com/mAbhinav_pandey/status/946039193788039168 https://twitter.com/mAbhinav_pandey/status/946039369818718209

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Exploring The Energy Centers of Cambodia And Vietnam — A Talk by Raja Chaudhury

Raja Choudhury as he takes us on a historical and spiritual journey into the making of Angkor Wat and the sacred history and power of Cambodia and Vietnam. Raja will guide us on an Indiana Jones style quest into this exotic and mysterious region of the World. We will discover: 1.How Indian

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‘Bringing Our Gods Home: Reclaiming India’s Stolen Treasures’ — A Talk by Vijay Kumar & Anuraag Saxena

The Srijan Foundation organized a talk by Vijay Kumar and Anuraag Saxena at Press Club Of India. The topic of the talk was 'Bringing Our Gods Home: Reclaiming India's Stolen Treasures'. Here is the complete talk and Q&A session. TALK: - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uNesbXL_YwM&t=2007s Q/A Session: - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4hkgalf55_E&t=485s

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‘Moving towards a Swachh Bharat with #Shramdaan’ — A Talk by Temsutula Imsong and Shailesh Pandey

The Srijan Foundation organized a talk by Temsutula Imsong and Shailesh Pandey on the topic ‘Moving towards a Swachh Bharat with #Shramdaan’. The mission called Shramdaan brings together groups of people in different cities to voluntarily adopt public places, clean them up and maintain them on a regular basis. Here is the complete

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Menstruation Practices in Hinduism: What & Why? — A Talk by Nithin Sridhar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YFpVu3e-N9A?cc_lang_pref=ta&cc_load_policy=1 So, today’s topic is Menstruation Practices in Hinduism, What & Why? Yes, it is an offbeat topic, but I think nevertheless it is equally a very important topic. Menstruation is one of the, you know, all the adult woman go through it, affects them, influences them at a very deeper

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Excavations at Pataliputra (Patna) have unveiled a city that was twice as large as contemporary Rome, the world’s largest city of its time

Source: - TrueIndology / Twitter. https://twitter.com/TrueIndology/status/902804049430380545 https://twitter.com/TrueIndology/status/902805393910317056 https://twitter.com/TrueIndology/status/902822688988643328 https://twitter.com/TrueIndology/status/902824074417643524 https://twitter.com/TrueIndology/status/902829926184755200

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‘Indian Scientific Methods’ – A talk by Dr. Raj Vedam

Source: - Rahul Dewan / Twitter. These three fellow propagated the Aryan Invasion Theory. Methods of linguistics largely the reason to draw conclusions. pic.twitter.com/kkVEpunV5d — Rahul Dewan (@rahuldewan) December 8, 2017 Linguistics have a very European centric view of development of languages. Simply depicts distance between languages. This ‘language tree’ could easily be

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The Aryan-Dravidian Divide Is A Political Myth

Source: - This article is originally published in Swarjya magazine, Author is Padmabhushan David Frawly. Snapshot Most pure Sanskrit names are found in Tamil Nadu and Sanskrit learning is best preserved in South India. Great Vedantic teachers have come from the south including Swami Dayananda, Swami Chinmayananda and Ramana Maharshi. Traveling

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India should give shelter to all persecuted Indic communities

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JUtgxFOSGJk&t=58s   I am not going to make the argument that because we don’t have enough resources and it’s already an overpopulated country, let’s not take more people on board. Sorry, I won’t take that position at all, for a very good reason because I am in favor of giving shelter to

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Assam – How the Illegal Migrants Determination by Tribunal (IMDT) Act made deportation very difficult

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NGpMo3KfCKw&t=1s   So, the issue of protecting the ethnic identity of Assam is something that has always been an issue ever since its accession to the Union of India and therefore you had one of the first legislations to come out after the Foreigners Act OF 1946, was the Immigrants Expulsion Act

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According to the inscription on the Qutub minar mosque, 27 magnificent temples were taken down to build Qutub Minar and associated mosque

Source: - @vajrayudha11 / Twitter. https://twitter.com/vajrayudha11/status/839804564329086976 https://twitter.com/vajrayudha11/status/839804866604195840 https://twitter.com/vajrayudha11/status/839806942579142656 https://twitter.com/vajrayudha11/status/839807052914507776 https://twitter.com/vajrayudha11/status/970123565445079041    

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The standard operation procedure for handling refugees in India

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUaafEK0tSI&t=5s To say that we do not have a law as far as refugees are concerned, we perhaps have what is known as a standard operating procedure that came out in I think 29th December 2011, and the NDA government has subsequently applied same standard operating procedure. I will just read

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The Principle of Non Refoulment does not only mean ‘invite the refugees, settle and rehabilitate them in India’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mdl3gy0RvJA&t=4s When I have this example, which has received the endorsement of the highest court of the land, in three successive judgements. I wish to understand what is it that I am saying, which is not supported by facts and law? Now they say, no, no. Even if there is no

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‘SANSKRIT : THE LANGUAGE OF THE SOUL’ — A Talk by Sampadananda Mishra

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=40uaJAGj3bc&t=1049s Namaste to everyone. I was asked to tell the audience something about Sanskrit Language. Sanskrit is such a language, I have not come here to boast about Sanskrit, to preach about its greatness. The experience which I have gained from worshipping this Sanskrit language, the experience which I understand is my

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The number of illegal immigrant population in India and Assam state

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vwtf-XYeveA&t=1s In fact, they should be held to higher standards. Any statement that they make, they cannot withdraw. You make a statement, you think through that statement and make that statement. Then what they do is, so we just discussed the Foreigners Act, we discussed the IMDT Act. Now you have

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India as a Nation and the fake arguments of Rohigya supporters to demean it

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0bqgeIgRtg&t=1s Now, before that there is one thing we need to address. We live in a nation state. If we live in a nation state, certain assumptions and presumptions go along with the concept of a nation state, which means I am entitled to protect my borders. So, I have the

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Why Rohingya issue is not judicial prerogative

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRYbDpoZOB4?cc_lang_pref=eng&cc_load_policy=1 If you are a democracy, I hope that rule of law is one of the necessary concomitant, that flows with democracy, that is consistent with democracy and democratic values and constitutional values. Therefore, I just need to ask myself before a court of Law, Is my position wrong in Law?

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Origin of Rohingyas and why are they not an ethnic minority?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Dn0-n50xmE?cc_lang_pref=eng&cc_load_policy=1 Now the point is, there are two issues that I wish to address as part of illegal immigration in India as on date. Obviously, the immediate news peg is Rohingya, but something that has been simmering and festering for a very long time, at least since 1960s or even the

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