A Legendary Radio Program

It was mid 7os of the last century and I was a primary school going boy. I can recollect that I along with my other members of my family awaited a radio program aired on All India Radio ahead of the Sharadia (Autumnal) Durga Puja festival. In that Autumnal...

Cremation in Hinduism

According to Sanatan Hindu texts, the soul leaves the body as soon as a person dies. Hindus do not believe in bodily resurrection and they give no importance on preserving the corpse as death is spiritually viewed as an escape from one life to an ultimate moksha(nirvana), shanti(peace) and...

Om and the Big Bang Theory

I absolutely believe that there is no contradiction between Hindu theology and modern science. Rather, in many fields both of them meet logically. Cosmogony (the study of the universe) is such an area where the matter of Om and the Big Bang meet clearly. Actually two processes are indifferent...

Rup-Sanatan at Remote Ramsara

In 1984, a Krishna devotee named Shree Gour Mallick was divinely commanded in a dream to set up a temple at a particular holy place(Prembag) where Shreel Rup Goswami and Shreel Sanatan Goswami stayed in the past. Another devotee named Shree Nimai Mustafi was also inspired in a dream...