Devdutt Pattanaik’s new book explains how Hindu wedding rituals contain many aggregated truths

May 25, 2021 0 Comments

In Hindu temples, gods and goddesses get married. Marriage is as much a divine rite of passage (samskara) as a human one. It marks the union of matter (prakriti) and spirit (purusha). Matter, because it brings in new wealth, status, pleasure, security, and ushers in the next generation, who can inherit the family name and …