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Yajna
Yajna
Yajna
(IAST: yajña) literally means "sacrifice, devotion, worship, offering", and refers in Hinduism
Hinduism
to any ritual done in front of a sacred fire, often with mantras.[1] Yajna
Yajna
has been a Vedic tradition, described in a layer of Vedic literature called Brahmanas, as well as Yajurveda.[2] The tradition has evolved from offering oblations and libations into sacred fire to symbolic offerings in the presence of sacred fire (Agni).[1] Yajna
Yajna
rituals-related texts have been called the Karma-kanda (ritual works) portion of the Vedic literature, in contrast to Jnana-kanda (knowledge) portion contained in the Vedic Upanishads
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Asteya
Asteya
Asteya
is the Sanskrit
Sanskrit
term for "non-stealing". It is a virtue in Jainism
Jainism
and Hinduism
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Yagam (2010 Film)
Yagam is a 2010 Telugu film, directed by P.A. Arun Prasad starring Navdeep, Bhumika Chawla and Kim Sharma.[1] The film was partially re-shot and released in Tamil as Sinam with scenes of Sathyaraj
Sathyaraj
and Sathyan added in. The Tamil version released on 3 February 2012. Cast[edit] Navdeep as Danny Bhumika Chawla as Nandini Kim Sharma
Kim Sharma
as Sophie Rahul Dev
Rahul Dev
as Sanjay Arya Ajay Ali Brahmanandam Raghu BabuReferences[edit]^ http://www.indiaglitz.com/channels/telugu/review/10769.htmlExternal links[edit]Yagam on IMDbThis article about a Telugu-language film of the 2010s is a stub
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Yagnam (2004 Film)
Yagnam (English: Sacrifice) is a 2004 Telugu action film produced by Pokuri Babu Rao on Eetharam Films banner, directed by AS Ravi Kumar Chowdary, released on 2 July 2004. Starring Gopichand & Moon Banerjee played the lead roles and music composed by Mani Sharma. The film recorded as Super Hit at box-office.[1][2] After the huge success of this film it was remade into Oriya as Mo Mana Khali tori Pain starring Sidhanta, Bijay Mohanty and in Tamil as Mannin Maindhan
Mannin Maindhan
with Sibiraj and Sathyaraj. This film was dubbed in Hindi as Aaj Ka Raavanraaj.Contents1 Plot 2 Cast 3 Soundtrack 4 References 5 External linksPlot[edit] Seenu (T. Gopichand) is a loyal servant and a right-hand of faction leader Reddeppa (Devaraj). He and Sailaja ,( Moon Banerjee) the daughter of Reddeppa, grew together. Nayudamma (Vijaya Rangaraju) is an arch rival of Reddeppa
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IAST
The International Alphabet of Sanskrit
Sanskrit
Transliteration
Transliteration
(I.A.S.T.) is a transliteration scheme that allows the lossless romanization of Indic scripts as employed by Sanskrit
Sanskrit
and related Indic languages. It is based on a scheme that emerged during the nineteenth century from suggestions by Charles Trevelyan, William Jones, Monier Monier-Williams and other scholars, and formalised by the Transliteration
Transliteration
Committee of the Geneva Oriental Congress, in September 1894.[1] IAST makes it possible for the reader to read the Indic text unambiguously, exactly as if it were in the original Indic script
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God In Hinduism
The concept of God
God
in Hinduism
Hinduism
varies in its diverse traditions.[1][2][3] Hinduism
Hinduism
spans a wide range of beliefs such as henotheism, monotheism, polytheism, panentheism, pantheism, pandeism, monism, atheism and nontheism.[1][4][5] Forms of theism find mention in the Bhagavad Gita
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Ritual
A ritual "is a sequence of activities involving gestures, words, and objects, performed in a sequestered place, and performed according to set sequence".[1] Rituals may be prescribed by the traditions of a community, including a religious community. Rituals are characterized but not defined by formalism, traditionalism, invariance, rule-governance, sacral symbolism, and performance.[2] Rituals are a feature of all known human societies.[3] They include not only the worship rites and sacraments of organized religions and cults, but also rites of passage, atonement and purification rites, oaths of allegiance, dedication ceremonies, coronations and presidential inaugurations, marriages and funerals, school "rush" traditions and graduations, club meetings, sporting events, Halloween parties, veterans parades, Christmas
Christmas
shopping and more
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Zoroastrianism
Zoroastrianism,[n 1] or more natively Mazdayasna (Persian: مَزدَیَسنا یا دین زرتشتی), is one of the world's oldest extant religions, "combining a cosmogonic dualism and eschatological monotheism in a manner unique [...] among the major religions of the world".[1] Ascribed to the teachings of the Iranian-speaking prophet Zoroaster
Zoroaster
(or Zarathustra),[2] it exalts a deity of wisdom, Ahura Mazd
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Avestan Language
Avestan
Avestan
/əˈvɛstən/,[2] also known historically as Zend, is a language known only from its use as the language of Zoroastrian scripture (the Avesta), from which it derives its name. The language is classified as an Iranian language, a branch of the Indo-Iranian languages within the Indo-European family
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Sanskrit Language
A few attempts at revival have been reported in Indian and Nepalese newspapers. India: 14,135 Indians claimed Sanskrit
Sanskrit
to be their mother tongue in the 2001 Census of India:[2] Nepal: 1,669 Nepalis
Nepalis
in 2011
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Kama
Kama
Kama
(/ˈkɑːmə/; Sanskrit, Pali; Devanagari: काम, IAST: kāma) means wish, desire or longing in Hindu literature.[3] Kama often connotes sexual desire and longing in contemporary literature, but the concept more broadly refers to any desire, wish, passion, longing, pleasure of the senses, the aesthetic enjoyment of life, affection, or love, with or without sexual connotations.[4][5] Kama
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Yasna
Yasna
Yasna
(Avestan: 𐬫𐬀𐬯𐬥𐬀) is the Avestan language
Avestan language
name of Zoroastrianism's principal act of worship, and it is also the name of the primary liturgical collection of Avesta
Avesta
texts, recited during that yasna ceremony. The function of the yasna ceremony is, very roughly described, to strengthen the orderly spiritual and material creations of Ahura Mazda against the assault of the destructive forces of Angra Mainyu. The yasna service, that is, the recitation of the Yasna
Yasna
texts, culminates in the apæ zaothra, the "offering to the waters." The ceremony may also be extended by recitation of the Visperad and Vendidad texts
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Puranic Chronology
The Puranic chronology
Puranic chronology
gives a timeline of Hindu
Hindu
history according to the Hindu
Hindu
scriptures
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Brahmana
DivisionsSamhita Brahmana Aranyaka UpanishadsUpanishads Rig vedicAitareya KaushitakiSama vedicChandogya KenaYajur vedicBrihadaranyaka Isha Taittiriya Katha Shvetashvatara MaitriAtharva vedicMundaka Mandukya PrashnaOther scripturesBhagavad Gita AgamasRelated Hindu textsVedangasShiksha Chandas Vyakarana Nirukta Kalpa JyotishaPuranas Brahma puranasBrahma Brahmānda Brahmavaivarta Markandeya BhavishyaVaishnava puranasVishnu Bhagavata Naradiya Garuda Padma Vamana Kurma MatsyaShaiva puranasShiva Linga Skanda Vayu AgniItihasaRamayana MahabharataShastras and sutrasDharma Shastra Artha
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Karma
Karma
Karma
(/ˈkɑːrmə/; Sanskrit: कर्म, translit. karma, IPA: [ˈkərmə] ( listen); Pali: kamma) means action, work or deed;[1] it also refers to the spiritual principle of cause and effect where intent and actions of an individual (cause) influence the future of that individual (effect).[2] Good intent and good deed contribute to good karma and future happiness, while bad intent and bad deed contribute to bad karma and future suffering.[3][4]
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Āgama (Hinduism)
DivisionsSamhita Brahmana Aranyaka UpanishadsUpanishads Rig vedicAitareya KaushitakiSama vedicChandogya KenaYajur vedicBrihadaranyaka Isha Taittiriya Katha Shvetashvatara MaitriAtharva vedicMundaka Mandukya PrashnaOther scripturesBhagavad Gita AgamasRelated Hindu
Hindu
textsVedangasShiksha Chandas Vyakarana Nirukta Kalpa JyotishaPuranas Brahma
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