Tag: Arya Samaj

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  • Quest for Rashtrabhasha

    Quest for Rashtrabhasha

    Hindi has been modernised and is endowed with greater literary merit. It has been a force for India's unity. Does it not have the right to claim the position of the common language of our country? What the Rashtrabhasha advocates do not appear to realise is that even the slightest hint of compulsion revives the controversy and politicises the entire issue.

    October 11, 2019
  • Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and religious life in modern Bengal

    Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and religious life in modern Bengal

    Sri Ramakrishna’s appeal as a religious figure is well-known to any Bengali Hindu. Sahapedia attempts to highlight what explains this popularity and the enduring appeal of his words.

    August 24, 2019
  • ‘Fundamentalism negates religion’

    ‘Fundamentalism negates religion’

    Swami Agnivesh is a social activist and spiritual leader based in the Capital. He was recently attacked in Pakur, Jharkhand, when he went to address tribals, allegedly by members of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) and Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP). He suspects that the state government was also involved in the attack. Born …

    August 25, 2018
  • A life devoted to children

    A life devoted to children

    “These children are from the economically weaker section of the society. Either they are orphans, or their parents are too poor to provide for their basic needs. They come from places as far as Nepal, Mizoram as also from Uttar Pradesh” says Mr Dharam Dutt.

    August 13, 2018
  • Vedas have great relevance to humanity in our times: Naidu

    Vedas have great relevance to humanity in our times: Naidu

    While inaugurating the world conference on Vedas in New Delhi on Friday, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu said that the Vedas preach world peace, universal brotherhood and welfare of all. At the “Vishwa Ved Sammelan”, Naidu said that the Vedas have great relevance to humanity and quoted the Rigveda, Verse 5.60.5, to highlight that no individual …

    December 15, 2017