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Hindu and Hindu Dharma

Essential Elements

Major Doctrines

Concept of God

Hindu Trinity

Four Ends of Hindu Life

Three Debts During Life

Ten Great Observances

Four Stages of Hindu Life

Sacred Symbol - AUM

  FIVE MAJOR DOCTRINES

Truth is one, Sages call it by different names
  • Rig Veda, 1.164.46
All Mankind is One Family
  • Hitopadesha, Subhashita Ratna Bhandagare
Law of Karma - As you sow, so shall you reap
  • Mahabharata, Shantiparva 299.42; BG 18.60
That mode of living which is founded upon total harmlessness towards all creatures or [in case of genuine necessity] upon a minimum of such harm, is the highest morality
  • Mahabharata, Shantiparva 262.5-6
Whenever there is a decline of virtue, God incarnates Himself on earth to uphold righteousness
  • BG 4.7, 4.8