Hinduism

Magnify the Good of Others

It is all to easy to spot the faults of other people. How often we comment on the actions of others, I think we would be far better off setting the example. If we set high standards ourselves then we may inspire others by our acts, rather than contributing to a negative atmosphere. Mahatma Gandhi often used to say that we should use a magnifying glass to

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What is Sanatana Dharma?

What is Sanatana Dharma? Here is Bhisma’s definition in the Mahabharata. This is the second verse included in our new book ‘The Eternal Path: Pearls of Wisdom from Hinduism’ Not harming, truthfulness, remaining free from anger, and charity, are the four practices you must adhere to, Ajatasatru. This is the Sanatana Dharma. In this verse,

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The Meaning of Namaste

Namaste, Heritage is easy to take for granted. Being born into an Indian family, I never knew the richness and profound importance Hinduism has in the world. Even the simplest greeting is an offering to the divine. My teacher Ram Dass said, ‘In India when we meet and part we often say, ‘Namaste’, which means:

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