User talk:Profvk

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stub, expansion[edit]

You can remove the stub if your want. It's mostly for small articles and articles that have barely any content. I mostly just categorize Hinduism topics or and to do some minor fixes. Why don't you add yourself to the list in WikiProject Hinduism? --Dangerous-Boy

There are no obligations. The project is just there for reference to help you with article construction if you want it. You don't have to anything that you don't want to do. It has the code for templates in case you need them. --Dangerous-Boy


Your message[edit]

Thank you for your message. I have written a lot of articles on Hinduism such as nayanars, karma in Hinduism, vishnu sahasranam, shri rudram. There's a lot of ignorance in the wikipedian community about Hinduism and I am trying to correct them.

Raj2004 13:08, 25 July 2005 (UTC)


I have made edits to most articles in the Hinduism category. Besides the ones listed in the earlier message, I have wrote articles on avatar, linga, Ishta Deva, Smartism, Madhva, Raghavendra Swami, Nayanars, and Kalahasti. we need help on Lalitha sahasranama. I wrote on Rudram and Vishnu sahasranama but I don't have enough (on hand) resources on Lalitha sahasranama. As you can see, the article on Lalitha sahasranama is quite short and needs a lot of improvement. The articles on Hinduism were in pretty bad shape before I and others came along.

Raj2004 17:57, 25 July 2005 (UTC)


for my contributions, please see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/Raj2004 I will add myself to the project list.

Thanks for your help with the articles! also, when you write the articles, there is no need to add a signature at the end. The history section would identify the contributor. Thanks. I read your article on the saivite teacher, ayyapa. It is very good.

Raj2004 18:49, 25 July 2005 (UTC)

TTA[edit]

I saw your much-needed expansion to Tat Tvam Asi, an article that I started. I think that I saw your posting on the Yahoo Advaita group. Namasteji. --goethean 14:50, 27 July 2005 (UTC)

History of Hinduism[edit]

Do you think you can help improve History of Hinduism? The goal is to get it as good as History of Buddhism. --Dangerous-Boy

smartism[edit]

Profvk, the term, smartism was coined by Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami to describe a Hindu denomintation that follows the smarta tradition that follows Sankara.

http://www.hinduism-today.com/archives/2003/10-12/44-49_four_sects.shtml

Raj2004 00:55, 2 August 2005 (UTC)

Picture for Friendship Theorem[edit]

Dear Professor, thank you for your article on the Theorem on Friends and Strangers. It is a very nice theorem. I read you would like to illustrate the article and I'd like to offer my help. Do you already have a picture and are you having problems including them in the article, or do you want me to draw a picture?

Yours, Jitse Niesen (talk) 13:16, 13 August 2005 (UTC)

Tat tvam asi: vishishtadvaita interpretation[edit]

Yes, the introduction to the article has been improved a lot, thank you. I found your page by watching the Special:Newpages list for pages that need attention. --IByte 11:49, 14 August 2005 (UTC)

Your question[edit]

Hello, Profvk I don't know how to do it. Please ask my good friend User: Sam Spade on how to do it.

Raj2004 16:16, 14 August 2005 (UTC)


Karma in Hinduism[edit]

Profvk, I made more changes to my article, Karma in Hinduism. Please take a look.

Thanks,

Raj2004

Eknath copyright[edit]

Hi, I noticed you copy-pasted the article at Eknath from http://www.geocities.com/profvk/gohitvip/52eknath.html which seems to be your site. I have removed the paras for now, for copyright violation. But I will revert it, once you give permission. You can do that, either by licensing your content (at http://www.geocities.com/profvk/gohitvip/52eknath.html) under GFDL. Or you can mail me giving me the permission from a mail id listed on the site, so we could verify the owner. --PamriTalk 07:54, 1 January 2006 (UTC)

Raja Yoga controversy[edit]

Dear Hinduism Project editors,

There is a controversy on the Hinduism regarding Raja Yoga. Please read the debate on the Hinduism discussion page. Your comments are requested on the Hinduism discussion page to help resolve the controversy. Thank you. HeBhagawan 14:50, 8 October 2006 (UTC)

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Inappropriate external links[edit]

Please will you desist from adding external links such as the one that you did in this edit. It is inappropriate, per our policies. You can view those policies at WP:ELNO. Thanks. - Sitush (talk) 13:17, 17 May 2012 (UTC)

This one also appears to be dubious. Why are we linking to what appears to be a personal page? - Sitush (talk) 13:20, 17 May 2012 (UTC)

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