Religion

Religion is a social-cultural system of designated behaviors and practices, morals, worldviews, texts, sanctified places, prophecies, ethics, or organizations, that relates humanity to supernatural, transcendental, and spiritual elements. However, there is no scholarly consensus over what precisely constitutes a religion.Different religions may or may not contain various elements ranging from the divine, sacred things, faith, a supernatural being or supernatural beings or "some sort of ultimacy and transcendence that will provide norms and power for the rest of life". Religious practices may include rituals, sermons, commemoration or veneration (of deities and/or saints), sacrifices, festivals, feasts, trances, initiations, funerary services, matrimonial …

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Jiva Institute of Vedic Studies · 3 March 2024 English

an important part of modern civilization, but traditionally there are huge contradictions between religion and science. Answer: Can you cite some examples of contradictions? I do not want anything related

traditionally there are huge contradictions between religion and science. Answer: Can you cite some examples


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 22 January 2024 English

to win the Nobel Prize, reminds us of the values that have to be the foundation of a kingdom, a religion, and our own humanity – truth, peace, compassion, and love

that have to be the foundation of a kingdom, a religion, and our own humanity – truth, peace, compassion


Jiva Institute of Vedic Studies · 7 January 2024 English

Question: I’ve undertaken a discussion with Christian theologians. Their understanding of a Personal God, specifically their resistance to a God with form, which is... Read More The post Concepts of …


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 January 2024 English

citizens to request information from public authorities.Secularism: The principle of separating religion from state affair.Focus by Dipanjali Singh.PARI Library’s health archive project is part of an initiative

50. Secularism: The principle of separating religion from state affairs. 51. Theocracy: A form of


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 December 2023 English

The three-volume report Crime in India 2022 was published by the National Crime Records Bureau, an agency under the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, in December 2022. This …

21810 1.6 25362 1.8 0.7 46 Offences relating to Religion 1749 0.1 1475 0.1 1872 0.1 0.1 47 Cheating by


Jiva Institute of Vedic Studies · 26 November 2023 English

Question: The impersonal aspect [of God] (Nirakara, Nirguna) is called Brahman, or ‘unknowable’ by Herbert Spencer, ‘will’ by Schopenhauer, Absolute Noumenon by some ‘substance’... Read More The post Bhakti in …


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 November 2023 English

First History Lessons is a series of books published by the Institute of Development Studies Kolkata (IDSK). Aiming to simplify and explain important historical ideas, the series has been sponsored …

for oil. And sometimes they fight on grounds of religion or language. Sometimes people have even had to


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 September 2023 English

The 2023 edition of the State of Working India report was published by Centre of Sustainable Development, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru, in September 2023. It presents household survey conducted in …

94 4.2.1 Trends in women’s employment by caste, religion, and education 96 4.2.2 Correlates of women’s educational convergence 121 5.1 Caste, gender, religion and regular wage work 122 5.1.1 Who is able to 1.1 Raw earnings gap across caste, gender and religion 156 6.1.2 Measuring unexplained earnings gaps 14: Changing sectoral structure of employment - religion 75 Figure 3.15: Changing composition of employment female workforce participation rates by caste and religion 95 Figure 4.2: Female workforce participation


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 24 August 2023 English

worship in Jharkhand. The trip leads her to examine the uneasy relationship between power, politics of religion and Adivasi identities

uneasy relationship between power, politics of religion and Adivasi identities


Jiva Institute of Vedic Studies · 30 July 2023 English

question about ego and spirituality. As we can see, especially in the West, most people approach religion, yoga, or philosophy... Read More The post Approaches to Bhakti and Levels of Bhakti appeared first

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