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What did Bhishma tell Yudhisthira before his death?

What did Bhishma tell Yudhisthira before his death? Women in Hinduism are seen in terms of respect and high esteem. The ancient sacred texts shed much light about women. In many great Hindu scriptures, the women speak of fidelity to their husband and their strong will power. Some texts have described the duties of women and how they should behave. ...

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Ancillary sacred literature of Hinduism

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Ancillary sacred literature of Hinduism   Summary: Hinduism has one of the richest sacred literature. Some of its sacred texts have a history of a few thousand years. Many ancillary texts also played an important role in its development. In this essay we examine the importance of ancillary sacred literature of Hinduism namely the puranas, vedangas, darshanas, the epics Ramayana ...

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