Faiths, Occults and Schools of Thought
First Online: June 24, 2006
Page Last Updated: October 31, 2016
- God is Indian -- India is the most religious country in the world. A profile of India's great religions, and influence of some of the foreign faiths.
- Ayyappa Cult -- Article and pictures of an increasingly popular seasonal cult in India who worship Hariharasuta Ayyappa.
- Appeasing God -- An insider's guide to understanding the elements of devotion and faith in India; includes details of what the devotees do to earn divine favors.
- Parade of Gods -- A list of Hindu deities, the relationships among themselves, their icons, and vehicles
- Path of Devotion -- Explore the Bhakti movement in India including the important proponents. A supplemental photo exhibition shows devout Indians at worship.
- Sages, Sadhus, and Swamis -- A classification of the holy men of India. Also a fascinating potpourri of pictures
We have thousands of pictures covering the spiritual and
religious diversity in India. Please dig deep to get a full idea of the
complexity of religious thought in India.
Tags: idolatry, spiritual movements, gods and goddesses, saints