Some people who are interested, definitely no politicians,in the resolution of the Sri Lanka Tamils issue have been in touch with me.
They are trying their best in their own way to bring in awareness among the people of world about the injustice meted out to the Tamil People in Lanka and the massacre of the Tamils in Sri Lanka.
These people, in their personal capacity are bringing this matter…
The Myth of an independent,secular(?) Dravidian Culture has been and is propagated.
Let us see whether the Statement that the Dravidian, more specifically the Tamil Culture was/is independent of Sanatana Dharma, on the basis of historical and archaeological evidence.
Pandyan coin depicting a temple between hill symbols and elephant, Pandyas, Sri Lanka, 1st century CE.
1.Tamil quotes Vedas…
Chaturdasha Temple also called as Fourteen Goddess Temple is situated near old Agartala, Tripura, India.
Chaturdasa Temple, Agartala,Tripura.
This temple was built in honour of fourteen Gods and Goddessess, together called the Chaturdasha Devata, by King Krishna Manikya Debbarma of Tripura and these deities are ceremoniously worshipped during Kharchi Puja.
The Kokborok names of the fourteen…
The Vedas, the Scriptures of the Hindus are voluminous.
They were not written by any one but grasped from Ether.
Tradition of Vedic Chanting.
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There are four Vedas, Rig,Yajur, Sama and Atharva .
In addition to this, we have Upavedas,Vedangas,Parisista, not to speak of the Smritis.
Of this lot this is what has been collected.
Hindus have not left unattended in the Vedic Texts.
The Vedic Society was rural.
Hinduism is a Religion which has sacred Boo Suktham to praise Mother Earth.
The Cow and the Bull were venerated and worshiped.
The Plough and the Agricultural implements were worshiped during Ayudha Pooja.
The feed that has to be given to the Cows and Bull are prescribed.
Earth, being one of the Five…
There are Holy places in India where people an perform the duties, Samskaras, ordained by the Shastras.
Thirunelli Temple. Image Credit.http://4.bp.blogspot.com/
In Benares,Gaya one can perform Sraddha for the departed, Tonsuring the Hair at Palani,Tirupati, Anna Prasanam, first feed of the child, at Guruvayoor.
There is one Vishnu templewhere one can perform all the rituals , birth to…
Only 96 are available.
Lord Vishnu. Image Credit.http://daewallpapers.tk/
‘Vasudevam, Hrishi kesam, vamanam, jalasayinam, Janardhanam, Harim, Krishnam, Sreepaksham, Garuda dwajam., 1
He who hides the world by illusion, He who controls his five senses,
He who is a dwarf, He who lies down on water,
He who troubles…
For a Hindu, apart from performing the Morning Sandhyavandana, these slokas are to be recited.
One would notice that these Prayers are not only for the individual but foe the world as well.
कराग्रे वसते लक्ष्मिः करमध्ये सरस्वति ।
करमूले तु गोविन्दः प्रभाते करदर्शनम् ॥
Karaagre Vasate Lakssmih Karamadhye Sarasvati |
Karamuule Tu Govindah Prabhaate Karadarshanam ||