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From the 1600s to 1947, India was under British rule. As one of many outcomes of British rule, borders were carved to form Pakistan as a country with a Muslim majority in 1947. The result saw a crossover exodus of Hindus and Sikhs forced to leave for India and… Read More
A story of a fort and its people. How they defended the fort against a invasion from a invader. Read More

Tags: islam, fort, hindu, jauhar

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India is a country of diversity, every kind of people live here , different religion co-exists here together, but still due to some people that brotherhood , that love in between two communities gets disturbed and they stop trusting to the other community peoples. This story is about a conversation… Read More

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The story is about the relationship of love between a Hindu girl and Muslim Boy. Read More

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When Saravati’s young child disappears she accuses her sister-in-law Manjula of kidnapping and killing her. The accusation is never proven but Manjula vows that she will clear her name. Thirty years after the kidnapping Manjula finally discovers the real killer but is brutally murdered. When Seema marries Saravati’s son and… Read More
If Mahabharata's Bhagvad-Gita is taken as a philosophical guide, Ramayana's Sundara Kãnda is sought for spiritual solace; many believe that reading Sundara Kãnda or hearing it recited would remove all hurdles and usher in good tidings! Miracles apart, it's in the nature of Sundara Kãnda to inculcate fortitude and generate… Read More
The spiritual ethos and the philosophical outlook that the Bhagvad - Gita postulates paves the way for the liberation of man, who, as Rousseau said, ‘being born free, is everywhere in chains’. But equally it is a mirror of human psychology, which enables man to discern his debilities for appropriate… Read More
Hinduism is a major religion of the world. The Hindus worship many Gods & Goddesses in the form of idols and pictures. Unfortunately, even though the Hindu deities are worshipped with much love and devotion, they are dishonoured at every moment somewhere or the other. This happens when (1) the… Read More

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July 14, 2014

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College Student, Annelise, is the guardian of the American gate; a place where spirits easily travel between two worlds. When her long time mentor, Sebastian Blake, goes away things start to get beyond her control. Read More
An Outline of Communal Harmony in Murshidabad District. Read More

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To download this entire book with all its pictures, copy and paste this link in your browser: http://www.mediafire.com/view/8omjy52ehi97sf7/Why_I_left_Sunni_Islam.pdf Read More
At any place of worship, Christian, Muslim or Hindu, not often one finds a woman priest. Read about a woman priest at Lord Hanuman Hindu temple in Pineappleville, a town on the southeastern coast of India. Read More
People born into barber caste in India specialize in barbering, massaging and playing drums, three distinctly different professions bundled into one. How that happened? Read More

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The story of hard working pottery maker. Read More
War, Power, Greed, Jihad, Inquisition, Crusades and Extremists, all words we associate with religion. Shamans, priests, prophets and magicians, servants of the gods, mediums of power, or frauds? Who built the great ziggurats which stand on opposite sides of our world, in Iran and Central America? Did the ancients worship… Read More

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Juggernaut carried three green candles made from vegetable oil to light them at a Hindu temple, Muslim Dargah and Catholic church. He gets a different expereince at each place of worship. Read More
Juggernuat's day camp experience with his school civics teacher turns into a memorable event in his life. Read More
The air pollution was so bad around a Hindu temple, God has to incarnate to protect himself from the pollution. Read More
Hindus believe in reincanation and karma.VW Beatle came back as VW Jetta as reincarnation after 35 years to Juggernaut for payback for his bad karma. Read More

Article / Memoir

February 08, 2013

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If one travels like Juggernaut from one culture to an another, again and again, the chances of being treated as an outsider is always there but as long as it wont affect making a living it is OK. Read More

Article / Memoir

January 18, 2013

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Firewall on the computer protects it from viruses. A firewall around emotions protects human wellbeing. How to built a firewall around emotions? Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

November 17, 2012

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OM is a talk show on which celebrities were interviewed by a talk show host SIR.A fictional character 'Chinnamma' was interviewed by SIR. Read More
The various manifestations of God as incarnations in Hindu faith is equavalent to hundreds of patron saints in Catholic faith. Read More
Dettol, an amber colored liquid used as disinfectant. Juggernut received a full bodywash with Dettol water from his mother after he purchased a yellow jockey shorts. Read More

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Hindu Pundits and Priests by profession conduct Hindu rituals. Any person irrespective of age, gender, ethnicity or nationalty can become a Ritual Specialist with proper training under the guidance of a guru. Ritual specilist is a life long profession that requires austerity, compliance, comformnity to practice the profession of RS. Read More

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Plumeria tree supports cattlepillars with its succulant leaves and get divine support for its own existance on temple premises. Plumeria tree is called Temple tree as it is generally grown on temple premises to provide flowers to make garlands to adorn Hindu Dieties. In Hawaii, Plumeria flowers are used to… Read More
A review of the essay by Dr. Antonio de Nicolas, revolving around the Sankara, or the unity and divisibility of self. This follows some Eastern spirituality, and Dr. de Nicolas, as an expert in the field, attempts to explain his perspective on the idea. Read More
Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help… Read More
The elephant god is cute and special to all. Few words jig sawed for him! Read More
It's a story about a king who had everything in life except a child... This story speaks about what 'worship' truly is, what duties are & how by being sincere & fulfilling our duties, we actually worship the lord. ...This piece came to me as a message from above... Hope… Read More
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