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A learned Brahmin’s Brahminism

Brahmin’s Brahminism can be innovative. There was a very celebrated Pt Umapati Dvivedi (1853-1911) based in Ayodhya. ( His own family name in fact was Mishra). Pt Umapati considered himself to be an incarnation of Rishi Vasishth, the same Vasishth who was King Dashrath’s purohit and who presided over the ( continue reading… )

KUMBH explained

  Just at the time UNESCO included Kumbh Mela in its list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, the Uttar Pradesh government under the leadership of chief minister Yogi Adityanath has unnecessarily and thoughtlessly changed the traditional Kumbh nomenclature. Kumbh Mela is celebrated on four riversides. Every 12 years, the ( continue reading… )