Category Archives: Coincidence or Similarity

Parallels in culture, religion, faiths, practices across the world

Ubiquitous Fire

Agni, fire, is the first word of Rig Veda — the oldest text in any language. Out of the five elements that make up Creation, fire is the onl... Continue Reading

Holy Water

Cultures across the globe maintain that creation emerged from water and at the time of Mahapralay/doomsday, merges back into it, the water b... Continue Reading

The Great Flood

Babylonian: Enlil advised the gods to destroy all humans with a flood, but Enki had Atrahasis build an ark and so escape. Also on the boat w... Continue Reading

The Great Flood

Long ago, evil was on a rise, very little was left of dharma, and every living person (save one called Manu), became corrupt. The actions of... Continue Reading

Three To Tango

There is something about the number three…The number can be traced to underlying patterns in nature, science, literature, architecture and e... Continue Reading

Asurs And Devas

We have grown up learning that Hinduism is a religion and that it is one of the many religions that are prevalent in the world.  Famous writ... Continue Reading