How to Explain Hinduism

It's sometimes hard for me to remember that Hinduism can seem extremely strange, foreign, or confusing to people who aren't familiar with it. Maybe they've heard the word, they know it's associated with India, but that's it.In America there are a lot of times when you find yourself in an interfaith dialog. People ask you what Hinduism is and you're at a loss to sum it up or people want to open a pathway to encouraging you to convert to their religion.What is Hinduism?It's a good idea … [Read more...]

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Hinduism Is Not In Danger

My father always told me not to ever act from a place of fear. I can see why. Fear clouds our judgment and obscures the truth of a situation. There's a lot about media that tries to encourage fear and I find it a miserable way to live!One place that I see a lot of fear is about Hinduism being lost.And it's a fear that I can totally understand! Many other religions believe in proselytizing and some will go to extreme measures to manipulate and trick people into conversion. Since Hinduism … [Read more...]

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