The Vedas are considered the earliest literary record of Indo-Aryan civilization and the most sacred books of India. They are the original scriptures of Hindu teachings , containing spiritual knowledge encompassing all aspects of life. The word Veda means wisdom, knowledge or vision, and it serves to manifest the language of the gods in human speech. The laws of the Vedas have regulated the social, legal, domestic and religious customs of Hindus up to the present day. All the obligatory duties of Hindus at birth, marriage, death etc.
Marriage in Hinduism
Marriage in Hinduism - Wikipedia
Humans domesticated fire around 3,00, years ago. We started using tools around that time. But, the human brain evolved to its current size roughly 2,00, years ago. We migrated out of Africa into India, 50, years ago. So, when do we find the earliest signs of religion in India?
Here's what dating is like in 20 countries around the world
A stereotype is a popular belief or generalization about something. And, let's face it, India attracts a lot of stereotypes, much to the annoyance of its citizens. Yet, India truly is a country of contrasts and contradictions. It's often said about India that where something is true, the opposite will also be true.
Indians heaved a sigh this festive weekend with the COVID vaccination programme kicking off with two approved vaccines — Covishield and Covaxin. Does this signal that we can travel again, reunite with our family and friends, begin to explore and make travel plans are questions many seek comforting answers to. We are vaccinating at a decent rate across the country. Indians must remember that even with the vaccination underway, we are yet to have detailed data about the intensity of the vaccine and how long the vaccinated person has immunity. It is a good idea for people to plan big travels with prudence and only if necessary.