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Q: What can I tell someone struggling with addiction?

Al BrownI have a family member who practices Buddhism and says there is nothing of use there for addiction. She doesnt have a runaway out of control issue but it is a problem. I think she drinks every night. She works and meditates though. What do the Hindu scriptures say that might have some wisdom that...

 
 
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12:47 PM
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Q: Reference for the below statement

AmethystThere is an oft quoted statement ,attributed to Lord Krishna in the Bhagavad Gita,that is famous throughout my mother tongue speakers,. (Below is a translation:) The cause(/goal) is what justifies the means(taken to attain that goal). Can someone give the reference to this verse in the Bhagavad...

 
 
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2:02 PM
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Q: Is it inauspicious to cut Amla tree?

Parthibaraj RajasekarWe are having Amla tree in our house that is 10 years old. We are worried as it grows old, it could damage the foundation of our house. The tree is just 3-4 feet distance. But I have heard Amla tree is auspicious as per hinduism. So we are worried about cutting it. Anyone who can throw more light...

 
 
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5:50 PM
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Q: Is Manu Smriti anti-brahmin? "A brahmin who drank alcohol must drink red-hot wine until his body is fully burnt", but no such punishment for Shudras?

marManu Smriti 11.90 सुरां पीत्वा द्विजो मोहादग्निवर्णां सुरां पिबेत् । तया स काये निर्दग्धे मुच्यते किल्बिषात् ततः ॥ ९० ॥ surāṃ pītvā dvijo mohādagnivarṇāṃ surāṃ pibet | tayā sa kāye nirdagdhe mucyate kilbiṣāt tataḥ || 90 || A twice-born person, having, through folly, drunk wine, shall drink wine ...

 
 
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7:03 PM
Hello, is it known why most asuras used to pray to Lord Brahma for boon? There are few others who used to pray to Lord Shiva - Gajasura, Ravana (started later) and to Lord Vishnu - Shankhchur. I don't know of any humans, devatas who prays to Brahma Deva including Devrishi Narada (Lord Brahma's son).
 
 
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8:48 PM
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Q: Since the concept of multiverse is said to be valid and true, are there different trimurtis for each parallel universe

SanthoshI have read that there are multiple brahmas; One each for a universe. Also heard that there are multiple vishnus too. So does that mean there are multiple shivas as well? P.s :I know that the concept of parabrahm is that anything & everything is parabrahm itself

 

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