Kama Sutra: An Ancient Manual For A Life Of Pleasure And Virtue

Kama Sutra. It’s known around the world as an illustrated manual of contortionist sex positions. The name “Kama Sutra” evokes steamy imagery of elastic bodies in acrobatic ecstasy —  a boundary-dissolving experience in which two bodies merge into a single…

Illuminate Your Spiritual Growth With The Vedic Ray Of Light

Throughout history, time and again, we see spiritual figures represented with a ray of light. Sometimes it’s a single beam, streaming through a break in the clouds. Sometimes it’s a collection a rays, emanating from the figure to illuminate their…

What Is Kama Sutra? More Than Just Spicy Sex Positions

In the West, “Kama Sutra” seems to be synonymous with contortionist sex positions — ones that combine acrobatics, yoga, and perhaps primeval pornography. Well, this is only partially true. Actually, the Kama Sutra covers a lot more than meets the…

What Is The Atharva Veda? Spells For Health, Success, And Beyond

The Vedas are among the oldest and most mysterious texts known to man — with no human author and no timeline of origin. They have been absolutely fundamental in shaping the religious, societal, political, and even economic philosophies of ancient Hinduism. …

What Is The Rig Veda? Behind The Veil Of History

The Vedas are a peculiar topic of study. They are among the most primeval and mysterious texts in the world. They have no celebrated author and no timeline of origin. And yet, the Vedas have inspired world religions, like Hinduism.…

Dissecting The Vedas — What Are These 4 Sacred Texts?

Contrary to popular belief, The Vedas were not an invention of Hinduism. Rather, they were a precursor of (and an inspiration for) the Hindu religion, birthed from a much earlier religious group. The basis of these sacred texts is astonishingly…

What Is The Vedic Religion? The Search For Hindu Origins

India – the land of Vedas, the remarkable works contains not only religious ideas for a perfect life, but also facts which science has proved true. Electricity, radium, electronics, airship, all are known to the seers who founded the Vedas.…

What Are The Vedas? Unveiling The Birth Of Hinduism

Hinduism is a peculiar, and oftentimes mysterious, area of study. With its cornucopia of gods and goddess, its array of colorful rituals and mantras, and its unknowable origin, it’s difficult to understand what exactly Hinduism is, and where it comes…

What Is The Dhyana Mudra? Preparing For Enlightenment

Dhyana. It sounds like the name of a Nirvana-look-a-like, new age grunge band. Perhaps you’ve briefly heard them screaming zen mantras while flipping through radio stations? Or, perhaps not. Dhyana isn’t a band like Nirvana. However, like Nirvana, dhyana is actually…

How To Awaken Your Inner Divinity With Yoga Mudra

According to one of the most revered Buddhist sayings:  The Universe is (within) you. It could be spelled You-niverse, because you (yes, you) have Universal, divine, spiritual energy all throughout your body — even the space between your fingers is sacred…