Category: Life

Road trip

History The first road trip by automobile The world’s first recorded long distance road trip by automobile took place in Germany in August 1888 when Bertha Benz, the wife of Karl Benz, the inventor of the first patented motor car (the Benz Patent-Motorwagen), travelled from Mannheim to Pforzheim (a distance of 106 km (66 mi) in the third […]

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Friendship

Friendship is a relationship of mutual affection between two or more people. Friendship is a stronger form of interpersonal bond than an association. Friendship has been studied in academic fields such as sociology, social psychology, anthropology, and philosophy. Various academic theories of friendship have been proposed, including social exchange theory, equity theory, relational dialectics, and […]

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Save girl child

Save girls, save the girl child, is a campaign in India to end the gender-selective abortion of female foetus, which has skewed the population towards a significant under-representation of girls in some Indian states. The “Beti Bachao” campaign is supported by human rights groups, non-governmental organizations, and state local government in India. The act has […]

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Racism

Racism is a product of the complex interaction in a given society of a race-based worldview with prejudice, stereotyping, and discrimination. Racism can be present in social actions, practices, or political systems (e.g., apartheid) that support the expression of prejudice or aversion in discriminatory practices. The ideology underlying racist practices often includes the idea that […]

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What is Dharma ? what is the Purpose | Wiki More

Dharma Dharma Rituals and rites of passage[1] Yoga, personal behaviors[2] Virtues such as Ahimsa (non-violence)[3] Law and justice[4] Sannyasa and stages of life[5] Duties, such as learning fromteachers[6] Dharma has multiple meanings.[7] Above are few examples. Dharma ([dʱəɾmə]; Sanskrit: धर्म dharma,  listen (help·info); Pali: धम्म dhamma; Kannada ಧರ್ಮ; Tamil: அறம் Aram) is a key concept with […]

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What is Purusartha | Object of Human Pursuit

Puruṣārtha   (Redirected from Purusharthas)  Puruṣārtha (pronunciation: /pʊrʊʃɑːrθ/, Sanskrit पुरुषार्थ) literally means an “object of human pursuit”.[1] It is a key concept in Hinduism, and refers to the four proper goals or aims of a human life. The four puruṣārthas are Dharma (righteousness, moral values), Artha(prosperity, economic values), Kāma (pleasure, love, psychological values) and Mokṣa (liberation, […]

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What is Samsara? The life Cycle | Wiki More

Saṃsāra Traditional Tibetan thangkashowing the bhavacakra and realms of saṃsāra Saṃsāra (Sanskrit संसार) is the repeating cycle of birth, life and death (reincarnation) as well as one’s actions and consequences in the past, present, and future in Hinduism, Buddhism, Bon, Jainism, Taoism,[1] and Sikhism.[citation needed] According to these religions, a person’s current life is only […]

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What is Karma ? Indian Religious Concept

Karma This article is about the Indian religious concept. For other uses, see Karma (disambiguation). Endless knot Nepalese temple prayer wheel Karma symbols such as endless knot (above) are common cultural motifs in Asia. Endless knots symbolize interlinking of cause and effect, a Karmic cycle that continues eternally. The endless knot is visible in the […]

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What is Maya in Hinduism ? Maya Means Illusion

Maya (illusion) “Maya, the mirror of illusions”, a painting by the American artist Arthur Bowen Davies (1910). Maya or Māyā (Sanskrit māyā) literally means “illusion” and “magic”.[1][2] However, the term has multiple meanings depending on the context. In earlier older language, it literally implies extraordinary power and wisdom,[3] in later Vedic texts and modern literature […]

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Atma and its Meaning | Atma Means Soul

Ātman (Hinduism) FĀtman (/ˈɑːtmən/) is a Sanskrit word that means inner self or soul.[1][2][3] In Hindu philosophy, especially in the Vedanta school ofHinduism, Ātman is the first principle,[4] the true self of an individual beyond identification with phenomena, the essence of an individual. In order to attain liberation, a human being must acquire self-knowledge (atma […]

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