Some few weeks ago during satsang at the Hindu Monastery of Africa’s Odorkor Shiva Temple, His Holiness Swami Satyananda gave lectures on marriage and tyaga (renounciation ) in which he mentioned that “marriage is a useless venture” – a statement which has left many Hindus very confused and perplexed. We hereby wish to throw more […]Read More “When Marriage Becomes A Useless Venture”- a delve into H.H Swami Satyananda’s lectures.
Vishnu Coleman 25 years ago, I was born into a family of strong Christians but of different denominations. Some were Anglicans, Catholics, Methodists and other Christian faith. As a young child, I use to follow my parent to church. I was very active with the Sunday school activities that, I realized my talents […]Read More Journey to Sanatana Dharma as Shared by Vishnu from Ghana.
Jaganath, Baladeva, Subhadra Yestreday, the 10th of July 2016 marked the day for the celebration of te ratha yatra festival by ISKCON devoteesin Accra – Ghana. As usual, our writer was there to capture spectacular scenes and moments to show to everyone . Hare Krishna. To begin with, what is ratha yatra / Jaganath […]Read More JAGANATH RATHA YATRA CELEBRATION IN GHANA.
Have you ever heard of the outstanding Hindu Temple in Tema, a suburb of Accra? Well you might have not because we all are much conversant with the Odorkor Ashram, also called the Shiva mandir. Today, Hinduism in Africa writer takes us on a short picturesque trip to the Tema branch of the Hindu Monastery […]Read More THE HINDU MONASTERY OF AFRICA; a visit to the Tema Temple.
ART OF AN AGHORI WITH A KAPALA ( HUMAN SKULL BOWL) In Varanasi – Northern India and parts of Nepal, it is not rear to come by some wretched looking and most times naked or dressed in tattered clothes, dreadlock people carrying a human skull along in which they eat and drink. These are members […]Read More The Left hand Followers – Aghori Saddhus