1. Welcome to Religious Forums, a friendly forum to discuss all religions in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to the following site features:
    • Reply to discussions and create your own threads.
    • Our modern chat room. No add-ons or extensions required, just login and start chatting!
    • Access to private conversations with other members.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon!

ajay0's Recent Activity

  1. ajay0 replied to the thread Liberty, fraternity and equality are cornerstones of Hinduism.

    This is a prime example of obsolete smritis or man-made customs that I was talking about. Such obsolete smritis such as manusmriti...

    Oct 31, 2020 at 2:00 AM
  2. ajay0 rated Viraja's post Creative in the thread My interpretation of Varnashram that offers equal treatment for all.

    Many people cringe at the mention of 'Varnashram'. It is akin to opening a can of worms in public, they say. I offer an opinion that is...

    Oct 31, 2020 at 1:54 AM
  3. ajay0 liked Viraja's post in the thread How much are we obligated to the world at large, devotionally?.

    Our immediate answer would be 'very much'. But do we really think we owe to the world at large, devotionally? The goal of existence is...

    Oct 31, 2020 at 1:54 AM
  4. ajay0 replied to the thread Liberty, fraternity and equality are cornerstones of Hinduism.

    Under progressive Hindu kings like Chattrapati Shivaji mentioned in the op, the Dalits were treated with respect and dignity. Shivaji...

    Oct 30, 2020 at 2:42 AM
  5. ajay0 replied to the thread Liberty, fraternity and equality are cornerstones of Hinduism.

    Paramahamsa Yogananda, author of the 'Autobiography of a Yogi, stated on the caste system... "These were (originally) symbolic...

    Oct 30, 2020 at 1:56 AM
  6. ajay0 replied to the thread Liberty, fraternity and equality are cornerstones of Hinduism.

    Casteism as a social institution is a man-made one and has no basis in the Shrutis or spiritual teachings of Hinduism, and its present...

    Oct 29, 2020 at 11:36 PM
  7. ajay0 replied to the thread Liberty, fraternity and equality are cornerstones of Hinduism.

    Interestingly, in India too, major social reforms came up with monotheistic sects like the Lingayats, Brahmo Samaj, Arya Samaj, Kabir...

    Oct 29, 2020 at 12:28 AM
  8. ajay0 posted a new thread.

    Similarities between the Orphic Egg and the Shivalingam...

    Studying the Orphic Egg of the ancient Greek Orphic tradition recently, I was pleasantly surprised by its similarities to the...

    Forum: Comparative Religion

    Oct 29, 2020 at 12:10 AM
  9. ajay0 liked ameyAtmA's post in the thread Dadi Janki, leader of the Prajapita Brahmakumaris, departs for heavenly abode.

    Namaste Such a nice summary on Dadi Janki. It is a wonder how she held the fort for her family the Bramha Kumaris and set a life...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 3:28 AM
  10. ajay0 rated Sirona's post Winner in the thread Liberty, fraternity and equality are cornerstones of Hinduism.

    Minors are a specific exception. I don't think the concept of Liberty, Equality, Fraternity was meant to say that a helpless baby should...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 12:05 AM
  11. ajay0 rated Sirona's post Informative in the thread Liberty, fraternity and equality are cornerstones of Hinduism.

    Well, according to my Hare Krishna friends, introducing the system of four castes and four phases of life laid down in the Bhagavad-Gita...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 12:05 AM