Tag: Hinduism

I think the Bhagavad Gita is a boring crap

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I'm sorry, I don't mean to offend the feelings of anyone but I must say my opinion: I think there is a lot of hypocrisy regarding holy scriptures in general and the Bhagavad Gita in particular.



Anandamayi Ma



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Nirmala Sundari, Sri Sri Ma Anandamoyi, Anandamoyi Ma, Sri Anondomoi Ma, Ari Anandamayi Ma, Dakshayani, Kamala, Vimala, Mother of Shahbag
Function: 
Avatar
Traditions: 
Hinduism, Tantra
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
04/30/1896
Place of Birth: 
Kheora, West Bengal, India (nowadays Bangladesh)
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
27 August 1982


Sant Dnyaneshwar



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Jñāneshvar, Jnandev, Jnanesvar, Jñanadeva
Function: 
Saint
Traditions: 
Nath, Varkari, Hinduism
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
1275
Place of Birth: 
Apegaon, Paithan, Banks of River Godavari, Maharashtra, India
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
1296
Ancestor Gurus: 


Sri Sri Ravi Shankar



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Shankar, Sri Sri, Guruji, Gurudev, ஸ்ரீ ஸ்ரீ ரவிஷங்கர
Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Hinduism, Sudarshan Kriya, Art of Living
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
May 13, 1956
Place of Birth: 
Papanasam, Tamil Nadu, India
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
Yes
Ancestor Gurus: 


Acharya Ekkirala Bharadwaja



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Master EB
Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Sai Baba of Shirdi
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
30.10.1938
Place of Birth: 
Bapatla in Andhra Pradesh, India
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
April 12th, 1989
Descendant Gurus: 


Asaramji Bapu



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Aasumal Sirumalani, Sant Shri Asharamji Bapu, Sant Sri Asaramji Bapu, Param Pujya Sant Shri Asaramji, , Pujya Bapuji, Bapuji
Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Hinduism, Bhakti, Gyan, Yoga, Seva
Main Countries of Activity: 
India, UK, USA, Canada, Dubai, Singapore
Date of Birth: 
17 April 1941
Place of Birth: 
Berani Village, Sindh Province of Un-Partitioned India
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
Yes
Other Related Gurus: 
Ramanand Swami->Sant Kabir->Sant Kamaal->Daadu Deendayal->Swami Nishchaldas->Swami Keshavanand->Sai Leelashah->Pujya Bapuji


Sadhvi Chaitanya



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Sadhvi Vrnda Chaitanya, Sadhvi Chattanaya, Sadhviji
Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Vedanta, Advaita, Hinduism
Main Countries of Activity: 
USA
Date of Birth: 
Unknown
Place of Birth: 
India
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
Yes


Samarth Ramdas



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Nārāyan, Swami, Ramdas Swami
Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Hinduism
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
1608
Place of Birth: 
Jālna District, Maharashtra, India
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
1682
Descendant Gurus: 
Other Related Gurus: 
Shivaji - his guru


My Maa



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Maa
Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Shri Parampara, Hinduism
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
13 July 1973
Place of Birth: 
Mumbai
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
Yes


Swami Sivananda Radha



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Ursula Sylvia Hellman
Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Divine Life Society
Main Countries of Activity: 
India & Canada
Date of Birth: 
20, 1911,
Place of Birth: 
Berlin, Germany
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
30 November 1995
Ancestor Gurus: 
Other Related Gurus: 
Swami Radhananda Saraswati - her successor