Culture and Heritage

Indian culture and heritage dates back to thousands of years. The country is home to most of the world’s ancient civilizations. Here lies the uniqueness of India. The variegated climatic conditions and geographical features further deem India her uniqueness.

Read here about Indian culture and heritage from ancient to present.

Latest Posts:

  1. Akal Bodhan: Ram’s Invocation of Durga during War against Ravan
  2. Kumortuli: Where Art, Tradition, and Devotion Converge during Mahalaya
  3. Mahalaya: Bridging Time and Tradition in Bengal’s Spiritual Tapestry
  4. Shri Aurobindo Samman: Symbolic Recognition for Selfless Seva
  5. The Use of Sanskrit Words in English
  6. Shivaleela: Celebration of Shiva in this 21st Century Gurukul
  7. How Ancient Indian Knowledge Influenced German Scientists
  8. How Ancient Indian Manuscripts Influenced German Philosophers
  9. When Gods Wake Up: What the Movie Kantara Means for Hindus
  10. Ramlila of Kashi in 1986: How Germans Knew about Ram
  11. Stumbling onto a Page from the Ramayana at Ayodhya
  12. Shri Jagannath Temple of Puri under Siege
  13. How Sri Rama Once Helped Swami Vivekananda
  14. Tradition of Pottery Making for Jagannath Continuing since 12th Century
  15. How to Live According to Hindu/Vedic Lifestyle; What is Dharma?
  16. Ankiya-Nat and Bhaona Traditions of Assam – A Living Cultural Heritage of Sanatan Dharm
  17. Why Build a Statue for Rastra Purusha Krishna, the Founder of Delhi?
  18. Adi Shankaracharya: Advaita Vedanta, Mutts, and Unification of Sanatanis
  19. AneDonyi: The Goddess of Millennia-old Indigenous Culture of Northeast
  20. Are Roma Gypsies of Europe, Indian in Origin? Here are Facts! 
  21. 58-feet-tall Gangadhara Shiva Pratima at Azhimala Temple by the Sea
  22. वेदों में वर्णित सूर्य एवं छठ पर्व – The Vedas on Sun God and Chhath
  23. Sculpture of Sun God Discovered in Andhra Farmland; 2000+ Year-Old?
  24. What Vedas and other Ancient Hindu Scriptures Tell Us about Cow
  25. Avelo Roy: This Young Millionaire Blends Krishna Consciousness with Entrepreneurship
  26. Refutation to Thomas Isaac’s Abusing of Vamana and Victimizing Mahabali
  27. Onam: Celebrated by Ancient Indians since 11150 BCE; now Falsely Represented as Secular Festival
  28. Indian Illegal Heritage Trade in Billions; When Will this Stop?
  29. Sharda Peeth: Last Puja Performed in 1948; Demands and Solutions
  30. Ancient Ganesha Moorti at Mount Bromo and Tenggerese Hindus; An Account
  31. KK Nayar Refused Nehru’s Orders of Removing Moortis from Ram Janambhoomi Site and this Happened
  32. Why Vasistha, Agastya, Vyasa Visited Pol Diplomat Krishna in Dwaraka?
  33. Guna and Karma: Krishna’s Definition of Varna; Relevance in 21st Century
  34. Ram Janambhoomi Temple Bhoomi Pujan: Start of an Indic Renaissance
  35. What the Sanskrit Version of Valmiki Ramayana Say about Ayodhya
  36. 5th August 2020: When Centuries of Injustice Came to an End
  37. Ayodhya Location: Rebuttal to the Recent Controversy Created by Oli
  38. Why Only Hinduism But No Other Religion Mentions the Universe?
  39. Theory of Mahabharata Consciousness: Reconciling Traditional with Analytical Reading
  40. Temples without Gods: Art Initiative to Rediscover, Restore Temple Heritage
  41. Guru-Shani Conjunctions, Yugas and Precession of Equinox: An Analysis
  42. Manusmriti Places Women in High Pedestal; Debunking Fake Narratives
  43. मनुस्मृति और नारी: भ्रांतियां और निवारण
  44. Purushottam Deva: The Kalinga and Vijayanagara Connect of Jagannath
  45. Controversy on ‘Ram Slaying Dragon’; Tracing Indic Connect with Dragons
  46. Polytheistic Hindu Identity: The Indic Pride since Antiquity
  47. Ganesha and Gajendra in Stone in Caves, Temples: Ancient to Medieval
  48. Manusmriti Doesn’t Support Caste System; Open Letter to Misinterpreters
  49. 9th Century Monolithic Sandstone Shivalinga Excavated in Vietnam
  50. What Recent Excavated Temple Remnants of Ram Janambhoomi Affirm
  51. Is Syamantaka Mani the Kohinoor Hira? What Historical Evidences Say!
  52. A History of Head Coverings in India: Turban and Head Veil/Ghoonghat
  53. Hindu Temple Architecture in Bengal: A Glimpse into the Past
  54. Samba Dashami: When Krishna’s Son Worshipped Surya Dev in Odisha
  55. Sevasi Vidyadhar Vav: A 1543 Stepwell Built by Raja Haridas Awaits Revival
  56. Veerabhadra Temple and Lepakshi: Where Sculptors Breathed Life into Rocks
  57. Vidurashwatha Temple: Where Vidura, Serpents and Indian Freedom Struggle Come Together
  58. Jatayupara Has Giant Footprint of Ram; Jatayu Fought against Ravan Here – An Appeal for Help
  59. Why Hindus Did Not Give Up Their Right Over Ram Mandir
  60. Islamic Confessions of Shri Ram Janambhoomi in Ayodhya
  61. Aurangzeb Tolerant? His Razing of Kashi Vishwanath; Rebuilt by Ahilyabai
  62. Navaratri: Significance of the Nine Days of Celebrating Shakti
  63. Why Can’t My Child Defend Hinduism? Hindu Indian American Father Asks
  64. How Arabic Persian Influence of Words in Hindi Distorted its Sanskrit Base
  65. Nuakhai Juhar: Odia Festival that Traces Its Origin to Vedic Pralambana Yajna
  66. Handwoven Textiles: The Original Make In India Product
  67. Towards India’s New Era Paradigm: Reformulating Karma and Past Lives
  68. Khadi – The Freedom Fabric
  69. Allegorical Interpretation of Draupadi’s Abuse and other Myths
  70. A Debate on Chronological History of India from Ancient to Medieval Era
  71. Sanatan is 1st Vishwa Dharma; Ram isn’t Mythical: Richa Bharti, An Interview
  72. Was Ram’s Vanvas a Punishment? Was Sita Really Abandoned? Inner Truth!
  73. A Pictorial Depiction of Ram’s Ayodhya; Of Heritage Ancient to Present 
  74. Genesis of a Research on Influence of Sanskrit on Indo European Languages
  75. Samuhik Vedic Vivah of 8000 Couples; Saving them from Missionary Trap
  76. Smuggling of Ancient/Medieval Indian Artefacts in Billions; When Will this Stop?
  77. Holi, Holika and Hiranyakashipu: Dispelling Dalit Oppression Myth
  78. Was Paradise in India? An Ancient Autobiography from 13000 Years Ago
  79. How Holi is Played at Braj Bhumi: A Pictorial Representation
  80. Gudnapur Inscription Confirms Hindus Celebrated Vasantutsava Much Before Valentine
  81. Manu’s Dharma Sastra; Manu Influence in Egypt, Sumeria, Greece, etc.
  82. The Nishaan Rite: A Folk Tradition that Asserts Dharma
  83. देवरहा बाबा- सैकड़ों वर्ष जिए एक महायोगी की गाथा
  84. Somnath a 1000 Years Ago: Gemstone Carvings, 2000 Priests, 3 Lakh Visitors
  85. How Chaturvarna Benefited Society and How British Vilified It to Loot Wealth
  86. Somnath: Where Faith Triumphs over Fanaticism
  87. Vedic Aryans in Crete with AUM, Swastika, Bindi, Namaste, Yogic Postures
  88. Morena Golden Triangle Temples: Remnants of a 8th-15th Century University
  89. Who are Naga Sadhus?
  90. How Gandhi and Congress Ignored Untouchability Removal Measures Suggested by Swami Shraddhananda
  91. Hammurabi: How Aryavart Once Spanned Bharat to Babylonia and Sumer
  92. Swami Shraddhananda: Promoter of Vedic Philosophy, Sanskrit, and Gurukul Education System
  93. Dev Bhoomi: Antiquity Dating Back to Vedic and Mahabharata Era
  94. Padmanabhaswamy Temple Is of 3176 BCE; Inscriptions and Saptarishi Calendar Confirm
  95. Quest for Enlightenment: Krishna Devotee from Denmark Considers India as Punya Bhoomi
  96. What Archaeological Evidences Say about Ram Janambhoomi Site
  97. Morena 64 Yogini: Indian Parliament Design Inspired by this 8th Century Temple
  98. Mahabharata Connection of Jageshwari Temple; 1100 Lingams in a Shivalinga
  99. Ayyappa and the Misinterpreted Tradition of His Naishtika Brahmacharya
  100. Menstruation in Sanatan Dharma: Kamakhya Devi and Parvati Connection
  101. Kola Bou: Ritual of Banana Bride, Worshipped during Durga Puja in Bengal
  102. Forgotten 1st Attack on Sabarimala; 2nd Attack Reminds Danger to Hindu Culture
  103. Bhagavad Gita in America and Making of a Star in World Parliament of Religions
  104. Forbidden Vault: Mystery behind the Secret Door of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
  105. What is Caste? How Indians are Kept in Dark on Facts and Divided Today on Votes
  106. Why Bhagavad Gita is the Final Authority and Law Book of Hindus
  107. A Bull Fighting Indian Hero – Saving the Ancient World from its Demons
  108. Kanvar Mela – Adventure Holiday in Indian Style
  109. The Balochistan Sphinx Temple Complex: Is It a Man-made Architectural Wonder?
  110. Defence by History: Open Letter to Chief Justice by an Ayappa Devotee on Sabarimala
  111. Serving the Shakti – The Divine Feminine; 64 Yogini Temple of Hirapur, Odisha
  112. The Origin of the 108 Bead Japa Mala – A Different Interpretation
  113. Why Would the West Learn Sanskrit? Startling Revelations!
  114. लिंग शब्द का संस्कृत अर्थ “प्रतीक” है, शिवलिंग का अर्थ “शिव का प्रतीक”
  115. Gurukulas and Universities – When the Civilized World Sent Its Best Students To India
  116. A Retreat Near Chamundi Hills Brings You Gifts From Ancient India
  117. The Worldwide Shaivite Culture in Polynesia and Peru
  118. क्या श्रीमद्भगवद्गीता की प्रजनन क्षमता खो गई है??
  119. वेदों और गीता का आपसी सम्बन्ध: एक तार्किक अध्ययन
  120. Heritage Protection Laws: Something that Pakistan is Better than India
  121. Autobiographical Accounts of Jahangir of Destroying a Famous Temple in Varanasi
  122. Hindus and Yezidis: One United Family – Part 1
  123. Hindu Temples: Let the Bells Toll Again
  124. Dalit Madurai Veeran Worshipped by Brahmins As Devta: Ambedkar’s Divisive Theory Falls Flat
  125. Talking Threads – A Story of Indian Embroidery
  126. Revival of Hindu Heritage Temples Lying Abandoned and in Ruins in Karnataka
  127. English Medium Education Weakens India. The PISA Test Proved It
  128. Terracotta: The Indus-Sarasvati Connect to Bengal and North East India
  129. Dalit and Brahmins Moolnivasis since 75,000 BC; Bogus Aryan Invasion theory and Politicians Mislead Bhim Sena!
  130. The Hand-stitched Quilt – A Legacy of the Grandmother’s Gift of Love
  131. Christian Illegal Cemetery Close to Uchistha Ganpaty Temple. Is It Crime Being a Hindu Temple?
  132. Rudra Mahalaya, a 10th Century Siva Temple Awaiting Revival of Worship
  133. The Bishnois: 15th Century Legacy of Vaishṇava Theology and Ecology Conservation
  134. What Is the Caste System? Why Was It Beneficial or Destructive to Hindu Society
  135. A Great, Living, Ancient Tradition – The Kumbh Mela
  136. What Ancient and Medieval Heritage Tell Us about the Northeast – Part 1
  137. The Bashing of Brahmins and India’s Caste System Has an Agenda
  138. History of Mukti Sthal, the Original Somnath
  139. Varaha: What the 5th Century Udayagiri Caves and 5000 Year Old Kerala Temple Say
  140. Why Is Hinduism Higher than All Religions?
  141. Ancient India and Dogs: From the Vedic Age to Harappan Civilization and Thereafter
  142. The Plunder of Our Temples and Heritage: Why Indians Don’t Care
  143. Gods for Sale: The Sad Story of India’s Temple Thefts
  144. Me-Dam-Me-Fi: Festival Celebrated by Ahoms of Assam in Memory of Departed Souls
  145. Vedanta and Holistic Health: Lessons from the Bhagavad Gītā
  146. Kashmir’s Martand Sun Temple from 479 BCE Destroyed by Sultan Sikander Still in Ruins
  147. Haleem Khan: Spreading Indic Roots Worldwide through Kuchipudi and Breaking StereoTypes
  148. 22 Rooms, Dome, Treasury Well Prove Tajmahal is in Fact Shiva Temple Tejo Mahalaya
  149. Ancient Roman Monument Proves Christmas Celebration was Sun Worship as Jesus Never Existed
  150. How Church Shifted Date of Christmas to Coincide with Winter Solstice; World Now Needs the Ādityās
  151. What the Carvings in the Temples of Hampi Say – Each Telling a Story
  152. Mukteshwar Temple:  Legacy of a 10th Century Chandravanshi Dynasty of Kalinga
  153. भगवान् के पृथ्वी पर भौतिक Avatar और संक्षिप्त युग चक्र
  154. 12th Century Bundelkhand Warrior Alha Visiting Maihar Shaktipeeth Shrine a Mystery till Today
  155. Mattur: World’s Only Sanskrit Speaking Village Where Ancient Meets Modern
  156. Tejo Mahalaya Truth Was Established by None Other than Aurangzeb Himself! Know How?
  157. Vedic Cultural Origins of South American Civilizations: The Makara Link
  158. Khajuraho Temples Depict Dharma, Kama, Artha, and Moksh. Why Only Kama Highlighted?
  159. Shumang Lila – Medieval Traditional Theatre Art of Manipur with Contemporary Taste
  160. Ancient Indian Battlefield Secrets Revealed: Sanatan Shastra Vidya, the Original Art of War
  161. Huge 15th Century Rock Sculptures of Goddess Durga and More Rock Carvings at Chobimura, Tripura
  162. Exploring the Many Facets of Goddess Durga in West Bengal
  163. Vishwakarma: Ancient Creator of Flying Chariots, Missiles, 54 Mechanical Arts
  164. Onam and Kummatti Kali: The Colorful Mask Dance of Kerala
  165. Swami Vivekananda Trail: Finding India in Chicago
  166. Brahmagupt: Indian Mathematician Who Introduced Zero; Who Argued Earth is Round
  167. Hameed Khan Kawa: 2 Generations Propagating Indian Folk Culture Worldwide
  168. Unmasking the 500 Year Old Mask Making Culture of Assam
  169. प्रधानमंत्री मोदी ने पूरे विश्व में भारत की प्राचीन परंपरा Yog की लहर फहरायी
  170. First Evidence of Brain Surgery 4300 Years Ago in Harappa
  171. Keeladi Excavations: 2500 Year Old Habitat as Big as Harappa Mohenjodaro!
  172. Gulabo Sapera: From Being Buried Alive at Birth to Padma Shri Awardee; an Interview
  173. पेड़ काटकर घर में मनी प्लांट लगाने वाले को ‘भीषण गर्मी की शुभकामना’: योगेश्वर दत्त
  174. Vedic Hindu Roots in Burma; Sanskrit and Pali Were the Court Languages
  175. The Prahlad Holika Story and Top 5 Places to Visit During Holi
  176. विश्व के पहले शल्य चिकित्सक भारत के सुश्रुत थे
  177. Uma Mohan and Her Musical Mantras in Sanskrit from the Veds
  178. Sushrut, Son of Rishi Vishwamitra, Was the World’s First Surgeon
  179. A Swachh Bharat Not too Long Ago
  180. Khajuraho Temples Are Not Symbolic to Eroticism!
  181. Sattriya Nritya – Dance through Bhakti
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