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Dharma in the Hindu scriptures and in the Bible

James Canjanam Gamaliel

Dharma in the Hindu scriptures and in the Bible

by James Canjanam Gamaliel

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Published by Indian Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Dharma.,
  • Vedic literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [79]-81).

    StatementJames Canjanam Gamaliel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1213.52 .G36 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 81 p. ;
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL503949M
    ISBN 108172143850
    LC Control Number98901105

    Their words and wisdom permeate Hindu thought, ritual and meditation. The Vedas are the ultimate scriptural authority for Hindus. Their oldest portions are said by some to date back as far as 6, bce, orally transmitted for most of history and written down in Sanskrit in the last few millennia, making them the world’s longest and most. Hindu texts are manuscripts and historical literature related to any of the diverse traditions within Hinduism.A few texts are shared resources across these traditions and broadly considered as Hindu scriptures. These include the Vedas and the rs hesitate in defining the term "Hindu scriptures" given the diverse nature of Hinduism, but many list the Bhagavad Gita and the.

    A Book of Hindu Scriptures: The Bagavad Gita, The Upanishads, The Rig – Veda [Judge, William Q., Paramananda, Swami, Griffith, Ralph T.H.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Book of Hindu Scriptures: The Bagavad Gita, The Upanishads, The Rig – VedaReviews: 2. The magnitude of our scripture is such -- and such is its glory. "Pramanam Vedasca", says the Apastamba Dharmasutra. The Vedas are indeed the sources of all dharmas as well as the authority on which they are founded. A book that has been cherished by the great men of th Tamil country from the earliest times is Manu-dharma-nul (Manusmriti.

    (Hindu Scriptures continued below) TOP€€€€€ Hindu Scriptures€€ - Continued) The Mantra Samhitas The Rig-Veda Samhita is the grandest book of the Hindus, the oldest and the best. It is the great Indian scripture, which no Hindu would forget to adore from the core of .   While dharma is thought to be the cosmic law which maintains harmony and governs creation at the level of the universe, it represents a unique life purpose or a code of living for individuals. Specifically speaking, the ancient Hindu scriptures outline four specific types of dharma which should be understood and adhered to.


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Dharma in the Hindu scriptures and in the Bible [James Canjanam Gamaliel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : James Canjanam Gamaliel. There are roug total scriptures in the universe of Sanathana Dharma.

Of these, about 3, are Orthodox (Vedas, Upanishads, Puranas, etc. and + Vedanta) and another 7, are for misc. sects (various sampradayas, sectarian). SANATAN DHARMA/HINDUISM SCRIPTURES/HOLY BOOK AUM - In the beginning was the Word. In Hindu belief, creation started with the Divine Syllable - Om.

Knowledge was one of the first creations to take place. It is supposed to have radiated from the Mind of Lord Vishnu to that of Lord Brahma and ultimately emanate from his. The oldest and the most important scriptures of Sanathana Dharma are the Vedas.

Veda means knowledge. Vedas are apauruseya, which means they are not compilations of human knowledge. Dharma refers to the duty inherent in appointed social roles.

Besides pointing out the eternal path to the overcoming of sorrow, dharma organizes society and provides security, stability, and happiness to families and their children.

"Sanatana dharma" is a Hindu phrase meaning "the eternal religion" of India. Dharma is explained by the Vedas, the Smrutis, and the teachings and conduct of one who is brahmanishtha (God-realized) andshrotriya (one who knows the true meanings of the sacred texts).

The Dharma Shastras are the primary texts of Hindu law and code of conduct. Sruti scriptures include the four Vedas (Rig, Yajur, Sãma and Atharva) and the Bhagavad Gîtã, and constitute the highest religious authority in Hindu religion.

Smriti scriptures include five distinct groups of writings: Itihãsas (History or Epics) Purãnas (Mythology) Dharma Shãstras- Law Codes Ãgamas & Tantras- Sectarian Size: KB.

Hindu scripture is made up of two categories, Shruti and Smriti. Shruti means "that which is heard" (what Christians would call "revelation"). Hindus believe that from time immemorial, sages known as Dhrishtas (literally "seers") have, during a state of Tapasya (deep meditation), heard sacred verses directly from the gods.

As I discuss in this question, the Dwapara Yuga (the age before the one. Hindu history of Azerbaijan-Ateshgah of Baku-Fire temple Fire Temple of Baku” is a castle-like religious temple in Surakhani town (in Suraxanı raion)[2], a suburb in Baku, Azerbaijan.

The pentagonal complex, which has a courtyard surrounded by cells for monks and a tetrapillar-altar in. Common Concept of God in Hinduism: some Hindus believe in the existence of three gods, some believe in thousands of gods, and some others in thirty three crore i.e.

million Gods. However, learned Hindus, who are well versed in their scriptures, insist that a Hindu should believe in and worship only one God Thus the major difference between the Hindu and the Muslim beliefs is the. We have Divided the Articles of Sanatana Dharma in to two categories UAL PART: To Educate people regarding Truth and to remove false belief, fabrications, myths that have haunted and Degraded Hinduism, To tell the exact Meaning behind evey traditions and festivals accordingto Hindu holy scriptures.

Dharma in the Hindu scriptures and in the Bible. Delhi: Indian Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Canjanam Gamaliel.

We have many classes of scriptures in Sanatana Dharma. Sruthi, Smrithi, Puranas and Ithihas form major part of them. Sruthi, also known as Vedas are 'Apourusheyam' i.e. they aren't written by anyone. They existed from the time God existed (which is eternity).

Dharma in the Hindu Scriptures and in the Bible Paperback – Dec 31 by James Canjanam Gamaliel (Author)Author: James Canjanam Gamaliel. “Any (so‐called) dharma which will not lead to happiness and which is (generally) condemned in the people (loka‐vikrusta) must be abandoned”. (Manu 12;‐) This injunction directs the Hindu community to adapt its religious practices to the values of the.

THE HINDU SCRIPTURES. Simple Christians have the Bible Book 3 Hymn 10 1. Thee Agni, God, Imperial Lord of all mankind, do mortal men With understanding kindle at the sacrifice.

2 They laud thee in their solemn rites, Agni, as Minister and Priest, shine forth in thine own home as guardian of the Law. The works which are expressly called Smritis are the law books, Dharma Sastras. Smriti, in a broader sense, covers all Hindu Sastras save the Vedas.

The laws for regulating Hindu society from time to time are codified in the Smritis. An overview of the important religious texts in Hinduism including the Vedas, Ramayana, Mahabharata and Bhagavad Gita.

Watch the next lesson: Few verses in the Bhagavad Gita deal with dharma, according to the Indologist Paul Hacker, but the theme of dharma is important in it. In Chapter 1, responding to Arjuna's despondency, Krishna asks him to follow his sva-dharma, [] "the dharma that belongs to a particular man (Arjuna) as a member of a particular varna, (i.e., the kshatriya – the warrior varna)".

Hari om, you are asking a question as to: “What is Dharma(Responsibility) of a wife according to Hindu scriptures?”. According to the Hindu scriptures, the traits expected of a wife are as follows: “ Kaaryaeshu daasee, Karanaeshu manthree, rupaecha lakshmee, kshamayaa dharithree,bhuktheshu maathaa, sayanaeshu vaesyaa, shatkarma yukthaa nija Dharma pathnee”.

That means. Human existence derives strength from moral and spiritual values that people uphold. It is true that the study of the Vedas, scriptures, the Itihasas or the Puranas can make one proficient in .Smriti: The Dharma Shastras.

The Dharma Shastras include the law codes of Hinduism, both secular and religious (since both were very much inseparable). They deal with three main subjects: codes of conduct, civil and criminal law, and punishment and atonement.

Most important is the Manu Smriti (or Manu Samhita), still consulted in Indian law. It. HINDU SCRIPTURES. Sanskrit Literature. Sanskrit literature can be classified under six orthodox heads and four secular heads.

The six orthodox sections form the authoritative scriptures .