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Kali Yuga Timeline : Started on 24 January 3102 BCE at 02:27:30
The present Epoch (Kali Yuga), as per Hindu calendar in Surya Siddhanta started at sunrise on 24th January 3102 BCE, according to proleptic Gregorian calendar. Bhagavata Purana clearly mentions that after Lord Sri Krishna’s exit from earth, effect of …

Two Buddhas in Hinduism and Buddhism
Historically there were two Buddhas who took birth in ancient India, but historians and religious hindu gurus tried to project both of them as same person as they felt the purpose of both was the same. The first Avatara Buddha, …

Ancient Democracy in Vedas, Buddhist & Greek History
Today India is the largest democratic nation in terms of population. But history and ancient literature suggest that demcoracy and republic ideas were implemented ever since the ‘Age of Vedas‘ and even before. The present westminister style of …

Brahmastra Nuclear Weapon energized by Gayatri Mantra
Brahmastra (Sanskrit: ब्रह्‍मास्‍त्र, Brahmāstra) was a weapon created by the creator Brahma, for the purpose of upholding Dharma and Satya (truth). When the Brahmastra was discharged, there was neither a counterattack nor a defense that could stop it, except …

Krishna, Vishnu and Mahabharat influence on Ancient China
Apart from Saivism, Vaishnavism was also followed by people on ancient China. Mahabharata (composed around 3100 BCE) makes a reference to presents brought by the Chinese to the Rajasuya Yajna performed by the Pandavas. In the Vana Parva of …

Pangea Supercontinent Map description in Ramayana
Earth is believed to have land as Pangaea (pan-jee-ə), which was a supercontinent that existed during the late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic eras, forming approximately 300 million years ago. The oldest epic sanskrit poem, Ramayana, composed by sage Valmiki, gives …

Lemuria Continent Kumari Kandam, Ancient Tamil Kingdom, Facts
Kumari Kandam (Tamil:குமரிக்கண்டம், Kumari Continent), also called as Kumari Nadu(Tamil:குமரிநாடு, Kumari Country) is the legendary sunken Lemuria continent, according to many of the ancient extant Tamil literatures and some of the Sanskrit literatures. Almost 100 years back tamil nationalists came …

Karnavedha Samskara or Ear Piercing Health & Spiritual Benefits
Ear Piercing or Karna Vedha is an ancient ceremony performed on both male and female in many countries. This is seen across cultures in almost all continents where human civilization inhabited. In India, this is called as Karna(ear) Vedha(piercing) ((Sanskrit: …