The ancient Indian city of Dwarka is known in Hindu culture to have been the great and beautiful city of Krishna. The Hindu writings say that when Krishna left the Earth to join the spiritual world, the age of Kali ...

Mahabharata is counted among one of the greatest epics ever written. The fight between right and wrong and the victory of good over evil have many lessons to be learned and characters that we can relate with.  One fascinating character ...

For thousands of years, historians, scholars, and his devotees have visualized, explored, and wondered about various representations of Lord Shiva. From Pashupati seals found at Indus Valley Civilization to Rudra in Vedas, he has always fascinated anyone who wants to ...

In medieval India, the art forms like in the case of medieval Europe was based on religion and spirituality. The devotee’s spiritual practice was improved by meditation inspired by works of art and architecture. Just as the glowing upper chapel ...

Lord Shiva is among the most respected deities in Hinduism and is part of the ‘Trinity of Gods’ that includes Lord Vishnu and Lord Brahma. He is worshipped in both human form and a form known as Lingam. However, the ...

In the epic Mahabharata, there is one character who fought along the righteous side, often ignored, not many know about the story of Yuyutsu, the brave Kaurava who fought alongside Pandavas. Yuyutsu had a critical role to play in Mahabharata ...

To be honest a good number of people know the Ramayana as it has been told in Ramayana TV series by Ramanand Sagar, first aired in 1987. It attracted a lot of fanfare and adulation when it was retelecasted again ...

Lord Shiva is the most enigmatic god in Hinduism. His iconography is full of elements like a snake, blue throat, Damru, river flowing through his head any many more. Many people know about these elements being a part of Lord ...

Lord Ganesha is a very popular deity for Hindus. One of the reasons that Lord Ganesha finds mention so often in any Hindu ritual is due to a well-known tradition. The tradition holds that every ritual, puja or ceremony must ...

You are reading the most detailed analysis on the historicity of Mahabharata Mahabharata has a deep association with Hinduism and an enormous influence on modern Hindus and their cultural traditions. Many in India consider Mahabharata as real history and they ...