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Reflections on Hindu Studies – An Eye Opener

A personal quest of a Molecular Biology scientist, living far away from Bhārat, who wishes to teach the next generation not just ślokas and scriptures, but about what happened to our...

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My Journey Towards Hinduism

A personal reflection of a seeker from Brazil, who found answers in Hinduism.

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A Story of Personal Learning

A personal reflection of a born-Hindu, who rediscovered his roots after drifting away; and is now determined to learn more and spread the knowledge.

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I practice Hinduism; Do I need to study Hinduism?

Considering that there are so many facets to Hinduism, wouldn’t it suffice for one to practice one or more of them? If so, why is there a need to embark on an academic pursuit of the Sanatana...

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Who Speaks for Hindu Studies?

A non-Hindu may certainly teach Hinduism, but Hinduism must be taught on par with other traditions. The Vedas, Upanishads, Brahmasutras, Itihasas are not a playground for one to reconcile...

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Ayurveda and Beyond: The Need for Hindu Studies in Academic Institutions

Hindu studies in academic institutions of all levels is important to present the breadth and depth of Hindu thought to humanity. The opportunity to receive this education is important for the sake...

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Hindu Studies in an Academic Setting

A look at the characteristics of formal academic settings where Hinduism's traditions and the immense knowledge contained therein have been studied for centuries.

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The Hindu Paradigm & World Consciousness

How the Hindu concept of Puruśārtha can help make the world a better place by placing "Pursuit of Happiness" in the right perspective.

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Hindu Studies in Academia: Need for the Scholar-Warrior

There is a clear need for a scholar with a warrior, historical and dharma consciousness to reverse miseducation in Hindu civilization and dharma.
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Hindu Studies in Academia

If we are to defend our religious heritage from these corrosive forces, we have no choice but to develop a strong cadre of Hindus committed to acquiring deeper knowledge of its philosophical...
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Can Hindus engage in Hindu Studies?

The time has come that insiders are able and equipped to impart Hindu Studies in authentic form. I am encouraged that as part of its mission, the Hindu University of America has undertaken to...
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A case for Hindu Studies in Academia

The Hindu community in India and globally have a dual role and responsibility: as direct inheritors of Hindu legacy and as its custodians. … The collective body of Hindu literature and writings is...

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