DrishtikoneSpiritual Saviors? But there is nothing to Save!
One day I happened to meet a rather self righteous-posing as a do-gooder missionary. He had a script firmly implanted in his mind and went through the usual narrative of how I was a sinner – rather we all are – and then how Jesus could be my savior. His small talk and then this rather [Read More...]
The White HinduBest of The White Hindu 2013
I started this blog in January 2013 and now it is very nearly a year later! (Prior to that I had a Blogger blog for three years). On that first day, there were 81 page views and now we almost always break 1,000 each day. The Facebook Fanpage grew from zero to 1,711 fans. There [Read More...]
Seeking ShantiPassing on the Hindu Faith
Being active in the temple community, along with what we have done outside the house of worship, has provided my children the essence of what it means to be Hindu.
Meditation for LifeOut with the Old
The miracle of recapitulation is that it creates a natural current of self-awareness that can bring transformation all by itself.
God in the Age of KaliReligious Pluralism: The Key to Overcoming Global Conflict and Achieving Peace
Those who assert that their religious faith is the only one that paves the way to God contribute to human suffering and conflict.
Being DifferentResponse to the Postmodernist charge of “Essentialism”
My book’s emphasis on difference is mainly about differences in axioms, truth-claims and philosophies. The purpose is to demonstrate that all truth-claims are not the same, and the intent is not to establish the superiority or inferiority of any. Some post-modernists do find all truth-claims to be essentialism, including all scientific claims; however, that is [Read More...]