The Bhagavad-Gita is the part of the Mahabharata. (The one great Hindu epic) The eighteenth book of the Mahabharata, which may have originally been an independent mystical poem, is the Bhagavad-Gita. The Bhagavad-Gita is the most popular Hindu scripture because in it god speaks directly to man. The Bhagavad-Gita is the song of the supreme Exalted One. The Bhagavad-Gita is significant as a scriptural form in that it contains the idea of revelation occurring through incarnation.
Ketmanee Mary Tychsen History 1031W Professor Nabil Matar October 1, 2014 The Motive of Alexander the Great (Outline) Alexander the Great was a magnificent and controversial figure in ancient history. He conquered many lands and spread Greek Hellenism throughout the world. What made him want to take over the ancient world? That is the inevitable question that I aim to research because how did King Alexander become “Alexander the Great.” Thesis: What fostered Alexander the Great’s desire to conquer the ancient world? I.
In particular, in the beginning of the battle, Ravana exclaims, ‘… I shall seize him and his chariot together and fling them into high heaven and dash them to destruction’ (32). Being wrathful has consequences. With Ravana’s wrathfulness from the beginning of the battle, continues throughout the chaotic scene; his wrathfulness results fatal for Ravana. In fact, during a conversation with Mahodara, Ravana says, ‘Rama is my sole concern’ (30). Ravana is vastly fixated on the idea of ending Rama that he acts on instinct.
Vedas: Vedas are the large body of Indian subcontinent. Vedas are written in Sanskrit language. Vedas are the oldest layer of Sanskrit literature and the oldest scripture of Hinduism. For orthodox Indian theologians Vedas are considered revelation seen by ancient sages after intense meditation. The Vedas are created by Brahma.
The Maurya army inflicts a crushing defeat on Kalinga. General Bheema is slain and Kaurwaki is wounded. Ashoka later visits the battlefield, where he discovers his horse, who was supposed to be in Kaurwaki 's possession. He searches for Kaurwaki and finds her. They have a heart-to-heart talk and he apologizes deeply for his actions.
1. The idea behind Hedonism is that the primary human value is to achieve pleasure and avoid pain at all costs. People who follow this ideological way of life define pain and pleasure as the only two things with intrinsic value, meaning that they can identify what’s is “good” or “bad”, if they produce pain or pleasure, making pleasure the ultimate good, and pain “bad”. Continuously pleasure or happiness can be achieved by indulging on physical indulgences, like drinking, eating and sex, now all of this can only give you physical pleasure and usually doesn’t last for a long time, and to achieve more of it, you keep chasing after it until it doesn’t have same effect or pleasure like it once did. Aristippus and Epicurus who were different philosophers
Zoroastrianism is perhaps the oldest religion in the world, which originated in the territory of ancient Iran (the old name was Persia) from 600 BCE to 650 CE. Prophet Zoroaster is considered the founder of this ancient religion. (PoverPoint, p.2-3) The main three ideas of Zoroastrianism are the struggle between good and evil (light and darkness), eschatology (as the creation of a new purified Earth), and understanding of paradise. (Book, p.236) Once, the god Ahura Mazda appeared to the prophet Zoroaster, this is the most important god, the wisest and kind God. Ahura Mazda was accompanied by six of his assistants, spirits, and angels.
Janmasthmi So everyone knows about Janmasthmi festival celebrated in india and many othe countries. Janmasthmi is an annual celebration of the hindu supreme lord Krishna, the eight avatar of Lord Vishnu. Krishna avatar of Lord Vishnu is considered as the one of the most important and powerful avatar. The main reason for Sri Krishna 's birth was to free the Earth from the evilness of demons. Also, Lord Krishna played an important role in Mahabharata and narrated the theory of Bhakti( Devotion) and Good Karma in Shri Bhagvad Gita.
On the other hand, Sri Caitanya’s philosophy is regarded by Jiva Goswami as the greatest, in this way, he established the Bhagavata Purana as the highest source of knowledge because it teaches about Caitanya’s philosophy. Caitanya’s philosophy makes the Bhagavata Purana the source of knowledge because it teaches about Bhagavan, that God is a person and supremely worshipable. God possesses unlimited energies, one example of his energies is maya sakti, the material energy which constitutes and creates this phenomenal
Peace And Inspiration At The Sabarmati Ashram The beautiful country India has had its share of dark days. The nation’s struggle for freedom made it to the pages of world history. And then there were some great personality who played crucial roles in the nation’s freedom story; and whose heart wrenching struggles and sacrifices finally gave the independence to the country. The nation will forever be grateful to them and their names are forever engraved in golden letters in the pages of history. One such name is Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi or Mahatma Gandhi, as he is more popularly referred to as.