Basic teachings of Hindu Scriptures (Part One)

By: Rasamandala Das (ISKCON). The aim of Hindu Scriptures is to gradually elevate man from a state of ignorance (tamas) to a state of pure goodness (çuddha-sattva). Ignorance is opposed to goodness. In ignorance, affected by material desires, anger, hate and greed, one becomes illusioned. An illusioned man cannot understand what is what. Instead of […]

Take a Quiz on Hindu Scriptures

Take a Quiz on Hindu Scriptures Please enter your email: 1. Shruti texts were never revised and passed are one from one generation to next as it is? Yes/No  No  Yes Shruti texts are fixed and don’t have an author. Śrutis have been variously described as a revelation through anubhava (direct experience),[3] or of primordial origins realized by ancient Rishis.[1] In […]