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Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia, is devoted to educating the public about all aspects of Hinduism ranging from history and philosophy to current events that impact Hindus.

We are the only online Hindu encyclopedia that provides the public with a traditional perspective on our religion and way of life.

There are 6,014 articles on Hindupedia.

General Introduction

Shastra (Scripture & Literature)

Core Concepts

Approaches to Salvation

Individual and Social Life



  • Agriculture
  • Town Planning
  • Social Structure
  • Polity and Governance
  • Economy
  • Trade and Shipping
  • Political Philosophy

Sagely Quote

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Always harbor good thoughts and carry out your practices with regularity and interest.
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—Swami Avdheshanand Giri


Living Traditions



  • History of Education
  • History of Sciences
  • History of Social Changes

Nastika Systems of thought

  • Charvaka

Outgrowths of Hinduism

  • Buddhism
  • Jain Dharma
  • Sikh Dharma

Interactions with Abrahamic Religions

  • Islam
  • Christianity
  • Judaism


Every editor of Hindupedia will to the best of his/her ability strive to maintain the high standards required of this type of effort and ensure that Hindupedia continues to be the best source of unbiased information on Hinduism. We will strive to hold ourselves to the highest level of integrity and provide a factual and neutral perspective on all topics. On contentious issues, we will strive to present the information from all sides and provide the reader with a holistic view of the issue.