A Prose English Translation Of Vishupuranam

That Purāna in which Parāsara, beginning with the events of Varāha Kalpa, expounds all duties, is called Vaishnava and is said to consist of twenty-three thousand stanzas. But the actual number of verses falls far short of the enumeration of the Matsya and the Bhagavata. Vishnu Purānam consists of all the characteristics of the Purāna, namely, five specified topics and has been divided into six books.

Study of Hindu Philosophy-Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay (1873)

As yet no serious attempt appears to have been made to estimate the value of Hindu Thought and its influence on the progress of civilization. It is generally assumed that outside the limits of India, Hindu Civilization has exercised little influence. Perhaps the assumption is, on the whole, correct. The intellectual relations of Greece and through it, of Europe, to India will perhaps never admit of being fully cleared up.

Lok Sabha Debates on Sethu-Samudram Canal Project-16/05/2007

I should address you better late than never. The subject must have already been within your attention, and is known as Sethu-Samundram Shipping Canal project…..the facts with scientific objectivity and national anxiety. My appeal to you is to stop building any bridge or other construction, an action hostile to the nation and its Swaraj. Our nation will be weaken and may suffer new dangers with American presence in the Sethu-Samundram waters by doing what for centuries has never been considered necessary or feasible or in any manner advantageous to us

Defence of Hindu Society-Sita Ram Goel-1983

Hindu society has been inspired through the ages by such mighty ãtras as the Vedas, the Upanishads, the Gita, the Jainãgama, the TripiTaka, the various Yogaãstras, the VãNî of Siddhas and Sants, and the devotional outpourings of Alvars and Nayanars. Hindu society has been reawakened and reformed by such visionaries as Bankim Chandra, Maharshi Dayananda, Swami Vivekananda, Sri Aurobindo, Rabindranath, and Subramanya Bharati.

Varanasi Dev Deepawali celebration-Participating PM said legacy means Bharatiya Sanskriti

PM participates in Dev Deepawali Mahotsav in Varanasi and congratulates Kashi for getting back the stolen Statue of Mata Annapurna DATE: 30 NOV 2020 The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi participated in Dev Deepawali Mahotsav in Varanasi yesterday. Addressing the…

E. V. Ramasamy Periyar on the Tirukural

The Tirukural is a work that is so written as to teach society noble traits and proper conduct by pointing to a moral path and fostering ethical principles. That is why peoples of all religion, all over, adore the Kural as their work or as one that agrees with the principles of their religion.

Kalinga Emperor Kharavela, the performer of Rajsuya Yagna and his Declaration

Salutation to the Arhats. Salutation to all the Siddhas. By illustrious Kharavela, the Aira (Aila), the Great King, the descendant of Mahameghavahana, the increaser (of the glory) of the Cheti (Chedi) dynasty, (endowed ) with excellent and auspicious marks and features, possessed of virtues which have reached (the ends of) the four quarters, overlord of Kalinga

सप्त द्वीपा पृथिबी -Sapta Dvipa Prithibi

जम्बुद्वीपः प्रधानोऽयं प्लक्षः शाल्मलिरेव च । कुशः क्रौञ्चश्च शाकश्च पुष्करश्चैव सप्तमः ।। एते सप्त महाद्वीपाः समुद्रैः सप्तभिर्वृताः । द्वीपाद् द्वीपो महानुक्तः सागरादपि सागरः ।। क्षारोदेक्षुरसोदश्च सुरोदश्च घृतोदकः । दध्योदः क्षीरसलिलः स्वादूदश्चेति सागराः ।। पञ्चाशत्‌कोटिविस्तीर्णा ससमुद्रा धरा स्मृता । द्वीपैश्च सप्तभिर्युक्ता…