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Nityānanda Miśra

Nityānanda Miśra is a renowned author based in Mumbai. Born in Lucknow, Misra is an MBA from IIM Bangalore. He writes on Indian literature, arts, and music. He has edited and authored eleven books in Sanskrit, Hindi, and English. His famous books are Kumbha, The Om Mala(English & Hindi), and Mahaviri.

क्या है ‘योग’ और ‘क्षेम’ का अर्थ

योग, क्षेम, वृद्धि, निक्षेप ‘yoga’, ‘kṣema’, ‘vṛddhi’ and ‘nikṣepa’ बहुधा हम ‘योग’ और ‘क्षेम’ शब्द साथ में सुनते हैं। अप्राप्त का लाभ होना ‘योग’ है (अलब्धस्य लाभो योगः) और प्राप्त का रक्षण ‘क्षेम’ है (लब्धस्य...

क्या है ‘दशहरा’ शब्द का अर्थ

‘दशहरा’ एक संस्कृत शब्द है जिसका अर्थ है “दस को हरने वाली ”। “दश हरति इति दशहरा”। ‘दश’ कर्म उपपद होने पर ‘हृञ् हरणे’ धातु से “हरतेरनुद्यमनेऽच्” (३.२.९) सूत्र से ‘अच्’ प्रत्यय होकर ‘दश...

putrān dehi – Hinduphobia of The Telegraph

putrān dehi’ = “give daughters and sons” The Telegraph is running a campaign urging Hindus to chant “santānān dehi” instead of “putrān dehi” so that (in their...
Shiva Mahadev

Eight Meanings of ‘Shiva’

One of Lord Shiva’s names is ‘aṣṭamūrti’ (अष्टमूर्ति) meaning “having eight forms”. Therefore, today I present eight meanings of the word ‘śiva’ (शिव) as per four ‘vyutpatti’s (व्युत्पत्ति) and four ‘nirukti’s (निरुक्ति)...
Abhinandan अभिनन्दन अभिनंदन

11 Meanings of the Name ‘Abhinandan’ (अभिनन्दन)

The entire nation celebrated IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman's return to the country. The Indian pilot had been in the custody of the Pakistan Army after he bravely shot down the advanced Pakistani fighter...
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Mathematics of Army Organization in Ancient India

Fact 1: There are 10 kinds of people: those who know binary and those who don’t. Fact 2: There are 10 kinds of people: those who know ternary, those...

What Signifies the Triveni in Prayagraj?

Prayaga, the site of the ongoing Ardha Kumbha Mela, is the place of what is called the ‘triveni’ (‘triveṇī’,त्रिवेणी). Where does this word come from? Let us first see what two ‘authentic’...
वाराणसी तीर्थ

आसान नहीं है ‘तीर्थ’ शब्द का अर्थ समझना. क्यों है प्रयाग तीर्थराज?

तीर्थराज प्रयाग में अर्धकुम्भ मेला चल रहा है। क्या आप जानते हैं ‘तीर्थ’ शब्द का अर्थ क्या है? सामान्य रूप से किसी पुण्य स्थान को ‘तीर्थ’ कहते हैं, विशेषतः ‘ऋषिजुष्टजल’ अर्थात् ऋषियों...

Know the Mathematics of the Kumbha Mela.

The math of the frequency of Kumbha Mela is similar to the math of adding leap days to a year which involves approximation of a non-integer real number with multiples of an...

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