When it comes to traditions, religion, culture, history, mythology ... I am an ignoramus.
I have often pooh-poohed at my older relatives who have religiously stuck to their faith. While most time they actually do not understand the deeper meaning behind an act, there are times when I end up getting an answer to satisfy even my boxed opinion.
Hinduism they say, is not a religion, but a way of life.
I hunger to know more about it. The real reason behind every ritual, every act. This is one good place to start, I think…