SANATANA DHARMA BLOGS

SANATANA DHARMA BLOGS

POOJA STEPS (HINDU WAY TO WORSHIP):-

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POOJA STEPS  (OUR WAY TO WORSHIP):-

 

Our aims in life are four fold-Dharma, Artha, Kaama and Moksha.

Dharma or good conduct consists of 10 attributes.

Firmness, Forgiveness, Control on senses, Rejection of others wealth, Cleanliness, Education, Truthfulness, Hatred to none, Courage and Development of personality.

Desire under limits is good.

Liberation from the cycle of births and deaths is related to sanyasins.

Householders need samskaras and worship.

Concentrating on a shape representing God helps in controlling the unstable mind.

We do not worship idols as god.

The idol is akin to the photograph which brings to our mind the person thereof.

We invoke God into the idol and invite Him with zeal and enthusiasm as we do to our friend or relative.

After welcoming him, we offer a seat, water to wash his hands and feet, bathe him,

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SANATANA DHARMA – TIMELINE

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SANATANA DHARMA (HINDU) TIMELINE


An excellent resource on Hindu history from prehistoric to presentTimeline
bce: Abbreviation for “before common era,” referring to dating prior to the year zero in the Western, or Gregorian calendar, system. ce: Abbreviation for “common era.” Equivalent to the abbreviation ad. Following a date, it indicates that the year in question comes after the year zero in the Western, or Gregorian calendar, system.-2.5 m: Genus Homo originates in Africa, cradle of humanity.-2 m: Stone artifacts are made and used by hominids in North India, an area rich in animal species, including the elephant.

-500,000: Stone hand axes and other tools are used in N. India.

-470,000: India’s hominids are active in Tamil Nadu and Punjab.

-400,000: Soan culture in India is using primitive chopping tools.

-360,000: Fire is first controlled by homo erectus in China.

-300,000:

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