Archives for Cultural Preservation

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Response towards petition to Rohan Murty reveals colonised mindset of the Indian elite

The original petition:- https://www.change.org/p/mr-n-r-narayana-murthy-and-mr-rohan-narayan-murty-removal-of-prof-sheldon-pollock-as-mentor-and-chief-editor-of-murty-classical-library 132 Indian scholars and academicians petitioned Rohan Murty towards removing Pollock from chief editorship of the Murty Classical Library. The response this petition has drawn is staggering in scope and astonishing in content. Rohan Murty has himself hit out saying, “It is quite rich to sit in the peanut gallery, ...
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Are all religions same ?

---------------------------- Video Link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aMoqcSnvqb8 https://www.facebook.com/IndiaRisingFest ---------------------------- We see that, most of the Hindu leaders lack enough understanding of various issues including the hostile ideologies in international Kurukshetra. Same goes with the Hindu saints and temple leaders, who are just happy with their own set of followers and organization, they tend to discourage the ...
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Give Youngsters Values, Not Condoms

This article originally appeared in Back to Godhead Magazine “We were conducting seminars on HIV/AIDS in schools between Borivali and Bhayandar (suburbs of Mumbai) and found that the majority of students didn’t know about venereal diseases,” said Dr. Ajay Sankhe, director of the Bhaktivedanta Hospital situated at Mira Road, Mumbai. Pointing ...
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Shelter of God in Orissa

By Vraja Bihari dasa I recently learnt through a first-hand experience how villagers in Orissa, India, are naturally seeking shelter of God and with a little training, God consciousness becomes their second nature. And if God consciousness doesn’t reach them, there are others ready to mislead them and exploit their God ...
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Holy Cow!

By Subramanium Swamy Posted by AIF Staff This article originally appeared in the Express Buzz here. Photo credit : harmonist.us Our West-influenced intellectuals sneer at the mention of the cow. The same intellectuals first sneered at yoga. Now it is a fashion to do pranayama at cocktail parties The arguments in the West ...
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Vedic culture in Russia- part three

By: Vraja Bihari Das Continued from Vedic Culture in Russia Part -2  Beware of Lust!! Miracle of Tulasidevi How the cultural factors help us practise devotional service is evident from the example of Arunalocana Prabhu. Arunalocana Prabhu is a thirty year old well built Russian, who spent some time in America to make ...
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Vedic culture in Russia- part two

By Vraja Bihari Das Continued from Vedic Culture in Russia Part -1 ‘I am a Musalmaan’  Beware of Lust!! The contrasts in Russia are glaring.  As we were leaving for Moscow, I wondered why Govinda Prabhu instructed me to be careful of Russian women. The Turkish airlines hostess smilingly insisted we accept some drinks. ...
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