Arka And The Temple Of The Sun

“Arka” is one of the most ancient and prominent names for the Sun. The root of Arka seems to be “Rc” the “R” meaning “to arrive” “to reach” and the letter “C” represents “around” as […]


Worldly Attachment

Once there lived a person called Kailash who was very attached to his home. One day the great sage Narada came to him and said, “Kailash, come with me. I am going to Vaikuntha (the […]


Does God Exist?

A man went to a barbershop to have his hair cut and his beard trimmed.   As the barber started to work, they began to have a good conversation. They talked about so many things and […]

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To Hear the Unheard

Back in the third century A.D., The King Ts’ao sent his son, Prince T’ai, to a temple to study under the great master Pan Ku. Because the Prince T’ai was to succeed his father as […]

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The Russian Veda

The Russian government has proposed a law restricting the activities of new religious movements, which according to definition is anything that is not Russian Orthodox or Muslim. The devotees arranged for me to meet Professor […]


Where is Your Heart?

A crocodile once approached a monkey in a tree and asked the monkey if he wanted to go for a ride on his back. The monkey was very happy to accept this invitation.   However, […]