Beyond Yoga: Explore Life Inside a Hindu Spiritual Center

Beyond Yoga: Explore Life Inside a Hindu Spiritual Center

Every year, people of all ages, races, and creeds journey from around the world to reach Arsha Vidya Gurukulam, a secluded forest ashram in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. There, they spend three years reading, meditating, and learning Sanskrit. Why? They’re...
silent service to the Vedas – The Hindu

silent service to the Vedas – The Hindu

On Sunday, a unique felicitation is happening in the city. “I wished to study the Vedas and make it my way of life. That didn’t happen. Now the dream is being realised,” says R.R. Nagarajan, whose sons are studying in the Kanchi Mahan Vidya Mandir in Rajakizhpakkam....