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Namaste – Etymology, Meaning and Origins
Namaste is the word used as a common form of customary salutation in India, especially in Hindu religion both physical and spoken, when two individual meet. Namaste is a basic way of saying “Hello” but literally speaking it …

4000 years old Vishnu deity statues in Vietnam
Vishnu stone head from Oc Eo culture, dating back to 4,000-3,500 years have been discovered in the region of Southern Vietnam’s Mekong Delta. Mekong (Ma Ganga) River is named after the Ganges (Ganga) River of India. Vietnam was once the …

Neptune Greek God Poseidon is similar to Vedic God, Siva
Neptune (Latin: Neptūnus) is the god of freshwater and the sea in Roman religion. He is the counterpart of the Greek god Poseidon. His statue is found in Bologna, Italy on a public fountain. Notice the trident on this statue …

Vedic (Hinduism) Influence in Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt had Vedic influences and several photographic evidences were found, which indicate Saivism and Vaishnavism being followed by rulers of Egypt. In Egyptian mythology, Apis or Hapis (spelled as Hapi-ankh), is a bull-deity that was worshipped in the …

Endemic Species of Socotra Island, Yemen
Socotra (Arabic: سُقُطْرَى‎ Suquṭra), also spelled Soqotra, is a small archipelago of four islands in the Indian Ocean and out of them, the largest island, also called as Socotra Island, is about 95% of the total land mass. This …

Tracing the lost, dried River Saraswati
Saraswati (Sanskrit: सरस्वती नदी sárasvatī nadī) is the only Indian River of ancient times, which was referred to many times in Vedas. It was called Ambitame, Naditame, Devitame – the Best of mothers, Best of rivers and Best of goddesses …