Brahma: Everything You Need to Know

Brahma as a God is a little different from the other two in the trinity. He is less often worshiped directly. Perhaps because he is preoccupied with creation. Perhaps because he was cursed to be worshiped less. Perhaps because creation is done and now preservation and destruction are closer to us and our experience.Brahma v.s. Brahman*Why Worship Brahma* Stories*Symbolism*Worship*Brahma v.s. Brahman This can get a bit confusing, but Brahman is the word for the concept of the universal … [Read more...]


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Meet a God: Brahma

I find that most people who are unfamiliar with Hinduism are very surprised to find out that there is a trinity within Hinduism. It is quite different from the Father/Son/Holy Ghost trinity of Christianity, but there are the three who are also one. There is within Hinduism a bit of a hierarchy with the Gods, some being in higher power than others. Different branches will order that list slightly differently, but the top three are almost always the top three.They are the Creator, the … [Read more...]


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