The History of Hindu India


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1 Enakshi Ganguly = "Although India is largely Hindu, there is an impressive amount of Muslims, Sikhs, Jains and Buddhists in India. The government is secular."
2 Ahmed M = "Hinduism was the main religion of India even at the time of the Mughals. Mughal emperors, although Muslims, were were very tolerant and did not oppress Hindus during their time."
3 Ahmed M = "An exception was Mughal emperor Aurangzeb who did not treat Hindu people fairly. As a result of this polarization, Hindus became frustrated and the collapse of the Mughal empire started."
4 Ahmed M = "In a bid to win Hindus, Mughal emperor Akbar started promoting Deen-e-Elahi which was a self-made religion and was a combination of Hinduism and Islam. This was the largest failure of King Akbar, who had been very successful in all other aspects of leadership."
5 Shawn Bose = "Learn more about The Vedas"
6 Enakshi Ganguly = "During the earlier years, Lord Shiva was known as Rudra."
7 Enakshi Ganguly = "Fire is seen as the messenger to the Gods. The importance of fire is well established in the Vedas."
8 Enakshi Ganguly = "The caste system, or varnas, is a very complicated hierarchy which fluctuated often. Each varna stresses a duty or duties that must be carried out.Source and greater information can be found in:"
9 Enakshi Ganguly = "Liberation from re-birth or moksha is the ultimate reunification with the Supreme Being."
10 Enakshi Ganguly = "Atma or the Divine Soul exists within each of us-- it is simply a matter of revealing that spiritual knowledge to oneself."
11 Enakshi Ganguly = "The Hindu terms "Brahma" and "Bhagvan" and "Shakti" are distinct parts of the Godhead, and not synonyms."
12 Enakshi Ganguly = "A recent and enlightening article about Gandhi:"
13 Enakshi Ganguly = "Here is a very interesting interview of Gandhi:"
14 Enakshi Ganguly = "Here is a funny 'rap battle' between MLK and Gandhi (not based on historical events):"
15 Enakshi Ganguly = "The concept of hell is a bit more versatile in Hinduism. There are various concepts of hell, but it is only temporary and may vary, depending on one's Karma."