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ESSENCE OF HINDUISM

Kulapati's Preface The Author
Publisher's Preface on the book " Essence Of Hinduism"

 

 

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Born in 1883, Prof.D.S.Sarma, scholar and educationist, had his education in the Madras Christianity College, from which he graduated in 1904, 

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Preface Introduction
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Religion is the highest need of human nature. Just as our bodies require food for
their sustenance and our minds require knowledge for their expansion.

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Hindu Scriptures Hindu Rituals and Myths
The authoritative sources of Hinduism are divided into two classes: -(1) the Sruti and (2) the Smrti. The Sruti is the primary authority and the Smrti is the secondary authority.

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If religion should be compared to the human body, its ritual- ism would be the legs, its morality the hands, its worship the heart and its philosophy the head. 

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Hindu Ethics Hindu Theism
Both rituals and morals are comprised in the word karma. The former may be called the lower karma and the latter the higher karma.

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As every one knows, religion is not a matter of mere rituals. Nor is it a matter of mere
ethics. But it also teaches us that in morality there is no completeness.

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Hindu Philosophy Conclusion
Hindu philosophy is not mere speculation or guesswork, but organized doctrine based on mystic experience. There are several schools of philosophy - all based on Sruti.

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In the foregoing pages a very brief account has been given of the essentials of a religion
which, though it is the oldest in the world, is as vigorous today as any other religion.

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Essence Of Hinduism
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