Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2005’

June 2005

 

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Guru Purnima

Guru Purnima It is the divine time of year when we celebrate Guru Purnima, the day in which we offer our thanks, love and devotion to the Guru. The Guru Gita says that the Guru is Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva. Verily, the Guru is the Supreme Brahman itself. But what is a “guru” in practical terms? While in the West, …

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The Relevance of Mahavir’s Values in Modern Times

The Relevance of Mahavir’s Values in Modern Times

Jainism is a magnificent treasure temple of Philosophy, Mathematics, Astronomy, Geography, History and Science it self. There cannot be a need to equate it with Science. Science is making steppingstone in the fields of several mysteries the world is keeping secret However Jainism have probably all the answers to them. Jainism is a magnificent treasure temple of Philosophy, Mathematics, Astronomy, …

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Mirza Ghalib - The great Urdu Poet

Mirza Ghalib – The great Urdu Poet

We roll back the years till we see Ghalib as the child of a feudal aristocracy, embodiment of a class, rather than of a class, rather than of a nation, for nationhood had not yet been born in India. We see him happy, while his father and uncle were alive after their death Ghalib became a part of the extended …

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