Hinduism

New Thought Exposed

From Christian Answers for the New Age: “Thoughts are things.” “Believe it and receive it.” “Think positive.” Though the term is not well known today, New Thought is a movement whose beliefs are growing in popularity. New Thought uses the… Read More ›

Kundalini Yoga

Source: Encyclopedia of New Age Beliefs “Kundalini is a Sanskrit word meaning coiled. In Hindu mythology and occult anatomy, the goddess Kundalini is thought of as a female serpent lying dormant at the base of the spine. Interestingly the Bible… Read More ›

Mantras – To Om or Not to Om?

Source: Encyclopedia of New Age Beliefs “Mantras are sacred sounds frequently associated with traditional Hinduism and Buddhism. Many mantras are held to have originated as a supernatural revelation from the ‘gods’ or spirits with which they are associated. From time… Read More ›

What is Namaste?

The word namaste, pronounced “NUHM-uh-stay,” is a common Hindu/Indian greeting often used in conjunction with a small bow and with the palms of one’s hands placed together, fingers up, in front of the chest. In Indian culture, it is used casually…. Read More ›