Yogi Reveals Secret to Living to 130 - 95-Year-Old Yoga Teacher Kazim Gurbuz
There are many health books and exercises — even a soup recipe — that claim to help you live to be 100 years old. But Turkish yoga guru Kazim Gurbuz says that, in reality, you don't need magical foods...
Photographing The Real Bodies Of Incorrupt Saints.
The Italian nun grimaced at my camera, reviewing the photo that she had just snapped of me. We had to take another, she explained. The shriveled corpse to my left was beautiful. My face had room for i...
Understanding The Chakras Of Planet Earth
The chakras of the earth are perfectly aligned with our own. As she awakens, so do we. In the same way we have energy bubbling up from the lowest chakra, called Mooladhara in Sanskrit, or simply the r...
Visually Striking Portraits Explore the Culture of Holy Sadhus
During his travels to Nepal and India, photographer Alexis Pazoumian became interested in the Sadhus—the holy men who choose to live separated from society in…
Chakravartin
Chakravarti (Sanskrit: चक्रवर्ति; Pali: cakkavatti) is an ancient Indian term used to refer to an ideal universal ruler, who rules ethically and benevolently over the entire world. Such a rule...
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List of saints
This is an incomplete list of Christian saints in alphabetical order by Christian name, but if necessary by surname, the place, or attribute part of the name as well.There are 810 canonized Roman Cath...
Enda of Aran
Saint Enda of Aran (Éanna, Éinne or Endeus, died c. 530) is an Irish saint in the Roman Catholic Church. His feast day is 21 March.Enda was a warrior-king of Oriel in Ulster, converted by his sister, ...
Enda of Aran - Wikipedia
Yogi Reveals Secret to Living to 130 - 95-Year-Old Yoga Teacher Kazim Gurbuz
There are many health books and exercises — even a soup recipe — that claim to help you live to be 100 years old. But Turkish yoga guru Kazim Gurbuz says that, in reality, you don't need magical foods...
Photographing The Real Bodies Of Incorrupt Saints.
The Italian nun grimaced at my camera, reviewing the photo that she had just snapped of me. We had to take another, she explained. The shriveled corpse to my left was beautiful. My face had room for i...
Advaita Guru Paramparā
In the Indian religious and philosophical traditions, all knowledge is traced back to the Gods and to the Rishis who saw the vedas. Thus, the advaita guru-paramparā (Lineage of Gurus in Non-dualism) b...
Sainthood
A saint is one who has been recognized for having an exceptional degree of holiness. While the English term "saint" originated in Christianity, historians of religion now use the term "in a more gener...
Sainthood - Wikipedia
Understanding The Chakras Of Planet Earth
The chakras of the earth are perfectly aligned with our own. As she awakens, so do we. In the same way we have energy bubbling up from the lowest chakra, called Mooladhara in Sanskrit, or simply the r...
Rajarshi
Rajarshi or Rajarishi (from Sanskrit rajan "king" + rishi) is, in Hinduism and Hindu mythology, a royal saint and rishi.
A Rajarshi is a king who turned into a royal sage, or Rajarshi. A rajarshi ...
Pusyamitra Sunga
Pushyamitra Sunga (Sanskrit:पुष्यमित्र शुंगा Puṣyamitra Śuṅga) (185–149 BCE) was the founder and first King of the Sunga Dynasty in Northern India.Pushyamitra was originally a Senapati (General) of th...
Pusyamitra Sunga - Wikipedia
Godman (India)
Godman is an Indian colloquial term used in a derogatory fashion for a type of charismatic guru in India. They usually have a high-profile presence, and are capable of attracting attention and support...
Joseph Michael Levry
Naam Yoga is a proprietary style of yoga introduced by Joseph Michael Levry in 2006. The Shakti Naam Yoga method is part of the Naam Yoga technique.
Naam yoga was founded by Joseph Michael Levry...
Bhagat Beni
Bhagat Beni (Punjabi: ਭਗਤ ਬੈਣੀ) is one of the fifteen saints and Sufis, whose teachings have been incorporated in the Guru Granth Sahib, it is believed he spent most of his time in prayer and medi...
Jagad guru
Jagadguru (Sanskrit जगद्गुरु), literally meaning the Guru of the world, is a title used in Sanatana Dharma. Traditionally, it has been bestowed upon or used for acharyas belonging to the Vedānta schoo...
Dvija
Dvija (Sanskrit for "twice-born") is a male member of the first three varnas in Brahmanical Hindu society: the Brahmins, Kshatriyas, and Vaishyas are included in the Dvija category. The ancient Asvala...
Dvija - Wikipedia
Communion of Saints
The communion of saints (in Latin, communio sanctorum), when referred to persons, is the spiritual union of the members of the Christian Church, living and the dead, those on earth, in heaven, and, fo...
Communion of Saints - Wikipedia
Satguru
Satguru (Sanskrit: सदगुरू), or sadguru, means the true guru. However the term is distinguished from other forms of gurus, such as musical instructors, scriptural teachers, parents, and so on. The ...
Mahant
A mahant /məˈhʌnt/ is a religious superior, in particular the chief priest of a temple or the head of a monastery. The Hindi word mahant is from Prakrit mahanta-, from Sanskrit mahat "great". Other ti...
István Sándor
István Sándor (Stephen Alexander) (born 26 October 1914, Szolnok, died 8 June 1953, Budapest) was Hungarian Salesian and Labourer, Martyr and Blessed;
István Sándor was a Hungarian Salesian and la...
István Sándor - Wikipedia
Maharishi
Maharishi is an anglicized spelling of the Sanskrit word Maharṣi महर्षि (formed from the prefix mahā- meaning "great" and r̥ṣi meaning "seer"). Maharishi is often used as an addition to a person's na...
Bhagat Pipa
Bhagat Pipa, also known as Raja Pipaji or Rao Pipa or Sardar Pipa or Sant Pipaji or Pipa Bairagi or Pipanand Acharya, was a mystic poet, Rajput ruler turned saint and one of devotees whose hymns is in...
Melshanthi
Melshanthi is the chief priest who performs day to day poojas in the Sabarimala Ayyappan temple.These Melshanthis come from a specific family called the Thazhamon family. The Tantris of this family re...
Bhagat Bhikhan
Bhagat Bhikhan (Punjabi: ਭਗਤ ਭੀਖਨ) (1480-1573), a medieval Indian saint two of whose hymns are included in the Guru Granth Sahib. There are in fact two saints of that time sharing the same name— B...
Contemporary Hindu movements
Several contemporary groups, collectively termed Hindu reform movements or Hindu revivalism, strive to introduce regeneration and reform to Hinduism, both in a religious or spiritual and in a societa...