3. Do the different religious scriptures say anything about the ways in which God can be with people, and the solution for their separation? And is there time when God can be with people?

Bhagwat Gita says that God is always with people, it is residing in our self and it is HIS energy that animates us as beings. However, due to delusion (maya), we forget that I am a part of the supreme being. We forget that I am not this body, I am not the life force […]

2. If the Creator is here on earth, then why are there still wars, anxiety, suffering and so on in this world? If the Creator is not here with us on this earth, why isn’t He here when He created it in the first place?

(Bhawat Gita Ch 8) Brahman, the Eternal Self alone is Real. HIS essential nature is Self-knowledge. Brahman pervades the universe IT has created. The creator is therefore on earth. The world is Himself as HIS lower nature or HIS perishable nature. The creative force causes both matter and beings to spring forth into manifestation. The […]

1. Did all forms of life occur naturally? Or was there some entity that created them?

(Bhagwat Gita Ch 8) Hindus believe that there is one ultimate reality and call it Brahman (with an N, different from Brahma). The word Brahman is variously translated as Ultimate Reality, God, Absolute Truth etc as some of HIS attributes. Eternal Reality (Brahman is real) and the delusory realm of names and forms is HIS […]

What is Hindu stance on animal abuse?

Ahimsa – non-violence or non-killing is one of the basic tenets of Hinduism. Hindus believe in the Unity of all existence – “Sarvam Khalu Idam Brahma” proclaim the Vedas – all this universe is pervaded by Brahman, the Supreme Consciousness. Hindus revere life in all forms. A majority of Hindus are vegetarians to avoid cruelty to animals, especially […]

Has Hinduism’s values and ethics on Euthanasia shaped contemporary society into become a better place?

Hindu ethics on euthanasia encourages us to live an ethical and moral life. There are times when we have to undergo hardships and if we are not morally strong in our beliefs we tend to breakdown and seek easy way out and commit suicide, which is not allowed in Hinduism. The practice of Prayopavesa provides a proper way out […]

What is the Hindu beliefs on euthanasia?

Euthanasia is the practice of intentionally ending a life to relieve pain and suffering by administering lethal dose to the person on his/her own request, who is suffering from an incurable and painful disease or is in an irreversible coma. It is only allowed in a very few countries. Australia does not allow it legally. Hinduism does not […]

Hindu View on Capital Punishment

As an individual a Hindu’s conduct is to always forgive even the worst enemy or not to judge another human being and leave the judgement to the Lord.    As a government the Hindu view is that at times there is no option but to end a life to protect the society from within or […]

What do Hindus believe about judgement and what is the process of salvation?

We believe in a law of karma that is in operation all the time. There is not the judgement day in our way of thinking. There are multiple ways of achieving salvation and we do believe that accepting Jesus as the Savior could be one of them.

What do Hindus believe about Jesus and his role in Hindu faith?

We believe in Jesus as Divine. We Hindus believe that Jesus added to the capacity of the human flesh to experience love. This is based on the Hindu concept that every incarnation enhances the ability for the matter that makes up humans to evolve higher. 

How do you think Christians perceive God and his relationship to humanity?

Christians perceive God as someone in heaven who is the ruler of this world. He loves each of His subjects but he is also bound by the law that he has laid down for humanity.