Last article of section "Hinduism"
The festival of Diwali is celebrated by all Hindus and is known as Deepavali or "row of oil lamps." Symbolically, based on ancient mythology, it represents the victory of truth over falsehood, of light over darkness, of life over death, of good over evil. The celebration lasts three days marking the beginning of ...read more
Articles from section "Hinduism"
Here is the message, "Overcoming Hatred with Love," published by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, on the occasion of the feast of Diwali. The celebration lasts three days, …read more
The Holy See proposes to believers of various religions, in particular to Hindus, that they overcome terrorist hatred with love. "Overcoming Hatred with Love" is precisely the theme of the …read more
Here is the message sent by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue to Buddhists on the occasion of their feast of Vesakh. The feast is celebrated on different days, depending on …read more
The Holy See invited the world's Buddhists as well as Christians to rediscover the meaning of the word "love" so as to advance in collaboration among believers. The appeal came in a message …read more