The stories of our Dashavataars, the Puranas and the oral traditions sparkle with beautifully crafted episodes of Kama in Shringara Rasa. This illustrates the centrality of the pleasure principle to our lives.
The real genius of Bharatiya Parampara is not only to recognize the experience of Mukti, but also to stud this journey with the experiences of beauty towards the final destination of Brahmananda
Part 2 of the series on Rajadharma talks about Violence and Punishment, and finds that, for righteous reasons, between non-violence and violence, the path that leads to upholding of dharma was superior.
In This paper, Harshvardhan Bhalla focuses on the dharma as defined in Markandeye Puran with respect to the objectives of human existence – four Purusharthas.
This paper seeks to investigate how Kāma as a Puruṣārtha has been conceptualized in Hindu philosophy.
The mystery of the Vedic Apsaras has been interlaced gracefully by the treads of artistic affluence, spiritual eloquence, and erotic aspiration.
Foundations of Hinduism is the second part of a series of articles on Hinduism.
The purusharthas are four fundamental pursuits of human life often spoken about in Hinduism -Dharma, Artha, Kama and Moksha. Dharma is living in concordance with certain rules, with the aim…