Anthropology

Etymology,Meaning and Interesting facts about the term...

... An individual in Sanyasa is known as a Sannyasi (male) or Sannyasini (female) in Hinduism, which in many ways parallel to the...

Etymology,Meaning and Interesting facts about the term...

In the Fourth Way teaching of G. I. Gurdjieff the word fakir is used to denote the specifically physical path of development, as opposed...

Ethics of Jainism - Maha vratas (Major vows)

Mahavrata (lit. major vows) are the five fundamental observed by the Jain ascetics. According to Acharya Samantabhadra’s Ratnakaraņdaka...