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Halloween : The inner meanings

Samhain (sow-in) marked the end of summer and the harvest and heralded in the colder months. Celts believed that on the night before the new year the boundaries between world of the living and the dead become blurred.

Since there is a great flow of energy this day, the witches and other praticers used this day for many tantric activities.

Traditionally people wore costumes, animal skins and heads and attempted to tell each other's fortunes.

Most stories about the origin of Halloween correctly state that Halloween had its origins among the ancient Celts.

Halloween is a rite with pagan roots.To celebrate, the people built bonfires, wore masks and costumes in order to prepare for the arrival of spirits. Fire rituals and divination were part of their celebration. Pagan priests even offered animal sacrifices.

Based on historical facts, Samhain came from the Gaelic word “Samhuinn” which literally means “summer’s end.” For pagans, Samhain is not the God of the death but instead, the yea…

Tajmahal : The True Story

The story of the Taj Mahal that most of us have known about may not be the real truth. Herein Mr. P. N. Oak presents an interesting set of proofs that show a completely different story. Contrary to what visitors are made to believe the Tajmahal is not a Islamic mausoleum but an ancient Shiva Temple known as Tejo Mahalaya which the 5th generation Moghul emperor Shahjahan commandeered from the then Maharaja of Jaipur. The Taj Mahal, should therefore, be viewed as a temple palace and not as a tomb. That makes a vast difference. You miss the details of its size, grandeur, majesty and beauty when you take it to be a mere tomb. When told that you are visiting a temple palace you wont fail to notice its annexes, ruined defensive walls, hillocks, moats, cascades, fountains, majestic garden, hundreds of rooms archaded verendahs, terraces, multi stored towers, secret sealed chambers, guest rooms, stables, the trident (Trishul) pinnacle on the dome and the sacred, esoteric Hindu letter "OM" carv…