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Pushkar lake

“O best among me(Arjuna), the person who is not disturbed by happiness and distress, and is steady in both, is certainly eligible for liberation.” -Bhagavad Gita 2.15 Most Hindu traditions deem attaining Moksha is the raison d’être of life; Moksha, meaning, complete liberation from the cycle of life and death. So, how does one attain Continue reading


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Dilwara Temple

The Dilwara Jain Temple of Rajasthan is one of the most renowned Jain temples in the world. It is well known for its architecture and wonderful marble stone carvings. Even though this temple appears very simple from the outside, the interior is fantastically designed, and many architects consider this to be better than Taj Mahal. Continue reading


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Cursed God, Revered Temple

One can get flummoxed by the vast and multi-faced complexion of Indian mythology. Besides the two epics-Mahabharata and Ramayana, which were composed much later, the Vedas and the Puranas often depict multifarious stories which direct to a singular happening. The Trimurti, who form the three supreme Gods in Hindu religion-Brahma, Vishnu and Maheshwar, have many Continue reading