• Home
  • Snapicle
  • 13 Lesser-Known Facts About The Hindu Religion
13 Lesser-Known Facts About The Hindu Religion
 
The goal of life in Hinduism is to attain salvation, or moksha

The goal of life in Hinduism is to attain salvation, or moksha

Hinduism actually believes in only one god, but in many forms

Hinduism actually believes in only one god, but in many forms

Hinduism is the 3rd largest religion in the world, after Christianity and Islam In fact,

Hinduism is the 3rd largest religion in the world, after Christianity and Islam In fact,

Hinduism believes in a circular rather than a linear concept of time

Hinduism believes in a circular rather than a linear concept of time

The Rig Veda was written more than 3800 years ago, making Hinduism one of, if not the oldest religion in the world

The Rig Veda was written more than 3800 years ago, making Hinduism one of, if not the oldest religion in the world

108 is a sacred number in Hinduism and it is considered auspicious

108 is a sacred number in Hinduism and it is considered auspicious

It is one of the few religions that does not consider the pursuit of wealth a sin.

It is one of the few religions that does not consider the pursuit of wealth a sin.

The word

The word 'Juggernaut' is actually derived from Lord Jagannath.

Both male and female deities are worshipped with equal reverence in Hinduism

Both male and female deities are worshipped with equal reverence in Hinduism

Om is actually believed to be the manifestation of consciousness in sound form

Om is actually believed to be the manifestation of consciousness in sound form

Buddhism and Sikhism were both derived from Hinduism

Buddhism and Sikhism were both derived from Hinduism

According to Hindus, the religion has no founder or origin

According to Hindus, the religion has no founder or origin

Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Angkor Wat, Cambodia's defining temple complex, was originally a Hindu temple

 
 
 
 
More in Spiritual
केदारनाथ को क्यों कहते हैं ‘जागृत महादेव’ ?, दो मिनट की ये कहानी रौंगट...

एक बार एक शिव-भक्त अपने गांव से केदारनाथ धाम की यात्रा पर निकला। पहले यातायात की सुविधाएँ तो थी नहीं, वह पैदल ही निकल पड़ा। रास्ते में जो भी मिलता केदारनाथ का मार्ग...

Recently posted . 16 views

एक बुजुर्ग औरत मर गई, यमराज लेने आये।

औरत ने यमराज से पूछा, आप मुझे स्वर्ग ले जायेगें या नरक।   यमराज बोले दोनों में से कहीं नहीं।   ...

1 week ago . 19 views

7 Tallest Shiva Lingam in India you should not miss.

Maha Deva!! is the another name of Lord Shiva, as he  is considered  the most divine among all Hindu gods. Almost every state in India worships Lord Shi...

1 week ago . 36 views

रावण ने मरते हुए कही थीं ये बातें, आज भी दिला सकती हैं सफलता

इस बात से इनकार नहीं किया जा सकता कि रावण में तमाम बुराईयां थीं. पर ये भी जग जानता है कि वो प्रकांड पंडित था.

2 weeks ago . 14 views

10 Interesting Facts About Ravan That Will Make You See Him In A Whole...

Dussehra might be a festival to celebrate the victory of good over evil, but it's only a minor part of Hindu mythology. Ravan was one of the most important ch...

2 weeks ago . 27 views

 
 

Prashnawali

Thought of the day

I love those who can smile in trouble…
Anonymous