The Hindu Invasion. America is Less Christian Than You Might Think. [Via Newsweek.]

Via Saraswati J.
on Aug 20, 2009
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picture-225 Further proof that there is a God after all…

by Sarah Miller

Yoga is taking over the West, but it’s a bigger takeover than I once thought. Americans are dropping their Christian religious dogma and replacing it with a deeper freedom in thought. The same folks going to church are now open to the “many Paths to God” reality. Burial is out, reincarnation is in. Om Shanti.

The Rig Veda, the most ancient Hindu scripture, says this: “Truth is One, but the sages speak of it by many names.” A Hindu believes there are many paths to God. Jesus is one way, the Qur’an is another, yoga practice is a third. None is better than any other; all are equal. The most traditional, conservative Christians have not been taught to think like this. They learn in Sunday school that their religion is true, and others are false. Jesus said, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the father except through me.” >>MORE

Thanks Ann for the link.


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Saraswati J. is a Jyotish Coach and Consultant, bridging ancient Jyotish wisdom with Embodiment and Expressive Art Therapy resources. Her Jyotish work is especially well suited to the extra sensitive artists, mystics and healers—and those who need insights for their dharmic path and personal transformation process. Check out her website and find her on Facebook. You can join her newsletter for special astrological insights or register for her weekly Jyotish Basics classes for an extra dose of healing wisdom. Additionally, she creates unique adornments with the urban goddess in mind. Check out her jewelry at Swati Jr* Jewelry and also on Facebook.


2 Responses to “The Hindu Invasion. America is Less Christian Than You Might Think. [Via Newsweek.]”

  1. Intereresting…however, there are a lot of Muslims in India who might point out that conservative Hindus in India take that "many paths" thing about as seriously as conservative Christians in America take "turning the other cheek"….

  2. Love it Sarah, thanks!