16 Samskaras or Sanskar as they are usually called are central to anyone’s life in Hinduism. They mark, train, and celebrate the beginning of a significant period of someone’s life. So in this post, we will discuss all 16 Sanskar of an individual’s life in Hinduism. What is a Sanskar… Read More »16 Sanskar (Samskaras) in Hinduism
The Gurukul system has been at the center of our research efforts and the question of the advantages of the Gurukul education system arises many times. So in this post, we will be discussing all that. The Gurukul system takes care of the holistic development of a child. It develops cultural awareness,… Read More »Advantages of Gurukul System of Education
Most people are aware that Lord Shiva is the destroyer of the Hindu trinity. But do you know that is just the most simplistic representation of Lord Shiva? Lord Shiva is much more than that. Let’s discuss and find out what is Lord Shiva and what does he represent? The… Read More »Lord Shiva: Facts Vs Fiction
The Gurukul system has been the focus of our research lately. Wherever we discuss the Gurukul system. We always end up answering this question What subjects used to be taught in ancient gurukuls? The main reason for asking is their curiosity but subconsciously they want to know the advantages of… Read More »Subjects taught in gurukul education system
We come across this question “How many gurukuls were there in India before Britishers?” a lot. We have done a lot of research in the field of the gurukul system of education in ancient India and we have quite some data to answer this question. Based on the data collected… Read More »How many Gurukuls were under British rule?
There are many books published on the gurukul system of education over the last 150 years. The major spurt in research in this field was in the decades leading to independence years i.e. 1930 – 1950 and in the last decade. Some of the best ones are given below. UPDATE:… Read More »Books on the Gurukul Education System