[Advaita-l] How to become a Hindu?

SIVAKUMAR RAMAKRISHNAN sivanr8010 at gmail.com
Sun Aug 22 19:23:54 CDT 2010


Any one who wanted to become a Hindu should read the conversation on
conversion, with the Brahmanidhi Chandrasekhara Bharathi Swamikal of
Sringeri Saradapeetom which is available in the title "Dialogues with the
Guru".The title can be ordered from the Mutt.

On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 8:31 PM, Kuntimaddi Sadananda <
ksadananda108 at gmail.com> wrote:

> If some non-Hindu wants to become a Hindu -
> 1. What are the essentials of Hinduism that he needs to know?
> 2. What is a simple ceremony that we can suggest - that he should do,
> in order for him to feel that he has converted to (or even converted
> back to) Hinduism.
> I understand Hinduism is not an ism and there is no conversion and all
> that.
> The above question is still posed with that understanding - since I
> feel there is a need for those who want to be officially call
> themselves as Hindus - what need to be done at minimum.
> 3. If he is remote from a temple, what he minimum (ritual) he can do,
> sincerely and with full commitment.
> Most of the non-hindus conversion involves a commitment as well as
> some ritual - for them to feel that commitment.
> Any suggestions and recommendations from the knowledgeble people from the
> list.
> Hari Om!
> Sadananda
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