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      Why do we not touch papers, books and people with the feet?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

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      Why do we not touch papers, books and people with the feet?

      To Indians, knowledge is sacred and divine. So it must be given respect at all times.  

       
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      Why do we wear marks on the forehead?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Monday, April 17, 2017

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      Why do we wear marks on the forehead?

      The tilak invokes a feeling of sanctity in the wearer and others. It is recognized as a religious mark. Its form and 

       
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      Hindu Rituals - Why do we prostrate before parents and elders?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Saturday, April 15, 2017

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      Hindu Rituals - Why do we prostrate before parents and elders?

      Indians prostrate before their parents, elders, teachers and noble souls by touching their feet. 

       
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      Why do we do Namaste?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Friday, April 14, 2017

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      Why do we do Namaste?

      Indians greet each other with a namaste. The two palms are placed together in front of the chest and the head bows whilst saying the word namaste.  

       
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      Why do we have a prayer room?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Friday, April 14, 2017

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      Why do we have a prayer room?

      Most Indian homes have a prayer room or altar.  A lamp is lit and the Lord worshiped each day. 

       
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      Why do we light a lamp?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Friday, April 14, 2017

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      Why do we light a lamp?

      In almost every Indian home a lamp is lit daily before the altar of the Lord. In some houses, it is lit at dawn, in some, twice a day – at dawn and dusk –

       
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      5 common myths about Hindu
      Category: Religious | Posted: Monday, January 23, 2017

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      5 common myths about Hindu

      Myth No. 1: Hindus worship cows. Reality: All Hindus do not pray apart from some sub-sections but everyone 

       
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      Significance of Hanging Lemon - Chili In Shops or Business Places
      Category: Religious | Posted: Friday, May 20, 2016

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      Significance of Hanging Lemon - Chili In Shops or Business Places

      Valetudinarian Belief: It is believed that the God of misfortune, Alakshmi brings bad luck to the shop owners or business man’ life. 

       
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      Reason behind Not to sleep with our head towards North
      Category: Religious | Posted: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

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      Reason behind Not to sleep with our head towards North

      We should not to sleep with our head towards north direction. The myth behind this is that invites ghost 

       
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      Myth Buster - The birth behind the War God Kartikeya
      Category: Religious | Posted: Monday, January 25, 2016

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      Myth Buster - The birth behind the War God Kartikeya

      It is believed that once Taraka, a devil did a tough tapasya and was given the

       
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      The science behind Cow Worship in Hindu Religion
      Category: Religious | Posted: Friday, January 15, 2016

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      The science behind Cow Worship in Hindu Religion

      Many people across the world believe that Hindus worship cows. Hindus do not worship cows instead they respect cows. 

       
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      Unravelling the mystery behind the Third Eye of Lord Shiva
      Category: Religious | Posted: Monday, January 4, 2016

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      Unravelling the mystery behind the Third Eye of Lord Shiva

      The third eye of Lord Shiva is often portrayed in a dramatic way that stands still on the forehead of Lord Shiva, ready to fire a missile and destroy the world. 

       
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      Why Hindus rub, kiss their palms in the morning?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Tuesday, December 29, 2015

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      Why Hindus rub, kiss their palms in the morning?

      According to Ayurveda, there is specified a way of waking up in the morning. You need to sit straight with cross legs. 

       
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      The secret behind Sati’s sacrifice
      Category: Religious | Posted: Tuesday, December 15, 2015

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      The secret behind Sati’s sacrifice

      Goddess Sati is considered as the prowess of divine beauty and nature. She belonged to an affluent family raised by the royal king Daksha. 

       
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      Does eating rice during Ekadashi days can harm us?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Thursday, November 26, 2015

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      Does eating rice during Ekadashi days can harm us?

      It is an age-old practice for Indians to observe a fast (vrat) on Ekadasi days. According to Hindu calendar, Ekadasi occurs twice in the month.

       
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      Is Parad Shivlingum beneficial for us?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Thursday, August 20, 2015

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      Is Parad Shivlingum beneficial for us?

      Mercury (Parad) is regarded as seed (sperm) of Lord Shiva. In Ayurveda...

       
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      Why do Hindus join their hands and say Namaste while greeting?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Thursday, August 6, 2015

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      Why do Hindus join their hands and say Namaste while greeting?

      According to Hindu religion, when one join its hands and say...

       
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      What is reason behind drinking water from the copper glass?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Tuesday, June 23, 2015

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      What is reason behind drinking water from the copper glass?

       Drinking water in a copper glass is beneficial for many reasons

       
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      What’s the reason behind rotating crystal salt, lemon around head of the person?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Tuesday, June 23, 2015

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      What’s the reason behind rotating crystal salt, lemon around head of the person?

      Humans have strong magnetic field that can be called aura.

       
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      Do snakes actually capture the image of their killer?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Friday, June 12, 2015

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      Do snakes actually capture the image of their killer?

      In India, there are many myths one of them is if someone kills a snake and leave..

       
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      Do ghosts really stays on the Tamarind (Imli) tree?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Thursday, June 11, 2015

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      Do ghosts really stays on the Tamarind (Imli) tree?

      There is a myth that ghosts stays on the Imli tree...

       
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      Why do Hindus touch feet of their elders?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Monday, June 8, 2015

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      Why do Hindus touch feet of their elders?

      Hindus touch feet of their elders to give them respect. It will help the receptor...

       
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      Is it a myth that temples have bells to keep away evil forces and to please the God?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Saturday, June 6, 2015

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      Is it a myth that temples have bells to keep away evil forces and to please the God?

      The reality is that the sound of bell helps to create...

       
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      Are all hindus vegetarians or not?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Saturday, May 9, 2015

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      Are all hindus vegetarians or not?

      Are all hindus vegetarians or not?

       
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      Do 330 million Hindu Gods really exist?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Saturday, May 9, 2015

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      Do 330 million Hindu Gods really exist?

      Do 330 million Hindu Gods really exist?

       
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      Offering water to the Sun in the morning is the myth or not?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Wednesday, December 3, 2014

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      Offering water to the Sun in the morning is the myth or not?

       Devotees offer water to the Sun in the morning, it will reach to the Sun God...

       
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      Is the practice of offering and eating clay as the prasad is justified?
      Category: Religious | Posted: Tuesday, December 2, 2014

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      Is the practice of offering and eating clay as the prasad is justified?

      In Gujrat, there is the Dwarkadhish temple and adjacent to...

       
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