Sign in
Download Opera News App

shiva

FASHION-BEAUTY

The Untold Spiritual Meaning Of Dreadlocks

Dreadlocks are hair that grow naturally to resemble matted strings. They're usually embraced by people from diverse cultures as either being fashionable or aesthetic. Even though many people can easily identify with dreadlocks, they barely know their spiritual meaning. Well, If you're a dreadlock lover and would want to know their spiritual meaning in varied cultures, read further.

  3 months ago ago
The Untold Spiritual Meaning Of Dreadlocks

RELIGION

A tradition where a woman throws herself in the fire when the husband dies

Some traditions are actually very surprising in deed. Their is a tradition in India called sati. Sati is a precatice where a widow throws herself in the fire when the husband dies. Originally it was perceived as a gallent and couragious practise but it is now prohibited throughout India.

  17 days ago ago
A tradition where a woman throws herself in the fire when the husband dies

SPORTS

3 Football Players Who Lied About Their Age

Shiva N'Zigou. Shiva made history to be the youngest player to participate in African cup of nations. He featured in the game at the age of 16 and 93 days where he scored for Gabon during the 2000 African cup of nations. But in 2018, he admitted to have lied about his age during the tournament and he was five years older.

  6 months ago ago
3 Football Players Who Lied About Their Age

ENTERTAINMENT

His Arm Has Been Raised For The Last 47 Years (Photos)

Meet Amar Bharati, an Indian Sadhu who claims to have raised his hand for 47 years. It all started in 1970. Amar left his wife, children, and his job so that he could devote more of his life to Shiva. Three years into his new life, he did not feel any satisfaction in what he was doing. He felt that he was still clinging to worldly pleasures but he had the potential to do more. In order to detach himself from these earthly pleasures, he decided that he would raise his right arm. And that is what he has done

  1 year ago ago
His Arm Has Been Raised For The Last 47 Years (Photos)

FASHION-BEAUTY

Meet a Man Who Hasn't Cut or Washed His Hair in Over 40 years

Photo: Sakal Dev Dreadlocks, prominently known as Jaṭā, are ropelike strands of hair framed by tangling or meshing hair.  As per the latest reports, Sakal Dev from Mandada India is allegedly said to hasn't trimmed or washed his hair in more than 40 years. He keeps his tangled long hair enclosed by a head fabric just to stroll around without stepping on them. As per confided in sources, he has been developing his hair since his adolescence stage. It's accounted for that He didn't trim his hair for an entire

  1 year ago ago
Meet a Man Who Hasn't Cut or Washed His Hair in Over 40 years

RELIGION

Have You Heard of the Aghor Religion?

they are a small group of ascetic shaiva sadhus based in Uttar Pradesh,India.They perform crude cannibalism ritual to achieve the highest level of enlightenment.They eat anything from rotten food,human flesh and also animal food. They are also known to perform black magic not to harm anyone or anything but they say it heals them and increases their supernatural powers to talk to the dead.

  6 months ago ago
Have You Heard of the Aghor Religion?

FASHION-BEAUTY

The Origin and First Appearance of Rastas' "Dreadlocks"

First appearance of dreadlocks and rastafarians' *The dreadlocks hairstyle first appeared in Jamaica during post emancipation.It was a means of defiance for ex-slaves to rebel against Euro-centrism that was forced on them.

  11 months ago ago
The Origin and First Appearance of Rastas'

TRAVEL

List Of Cannibalistic groups who ate humans in the past

Human cannibalism is rare in the modern world but there are some human groups who practised it in the past. Cannibalism also known as Anthropophagy, it refers to humans feeding on their fellow humans flesh. Let's look at some of the horrible Cannibalistic groups who fed on humans in the world. The Wari people of Brazil They practised cannibalism on their war enemies and their own dead. Eating their own dead was a way of mourning, honouring and respecting the deceased members of their society. Feasting on their

  1 year ago ago
List Of Cannibalistic groups who ate humans in the past

RELIGION

Meet Hindu Believer Who Kept His Hand Raised For Over 40 Years

If I really had the right to add someone to the genus world book of records then I would have added Sadhu Amar Bharati who has kept his hand raised for more than 40 years now in devotion to Hindu deity Shiva.  One day in 1970, Bharati left his job, wife, and three children in order to pursue his devotion to Shiva; three years later he felt he was still too connected to the luxury of mortal life, and decided to raise his arm and keep it raised in order to disconnect himself from said luxuries of mortal life

  1 year ago ago
Meet Hindu Believer Who Kept His Hand Raised For Over 40 Years

POLITICS

Meet Sadhu Amar Bharati, A Man Who Consistently Raised His Arm For 45 Years

Sadhu Amar Bharati is claimed to have kept his hand raised for 45 years in devotion to Hindu deity Shiva. How is this even possible?This is the questions many of us,me included are asking.In 1970,Sadhu left his job,wife and children to pursue his devotion to shiva.After 3 years he felt he was too connected to the luxury of mortal life. He then decided to raise hid arm and keep it raised in order to disconnect himself from the said luxuries of immortal life.From one of the photos it is clearly seen that his raised

  1 year ago ago
Meet Sadhu Amar Bharati, A  Man Who Consistently Raised His Arm For 45 Years

HEALTH

Opinion: Wonderful Benefits of Cannabis 'Bhang' That Everyone Should Know

Whenever a anyone hears the word 'Bhang', he/she thinks of the mildly intoxicating substance. During one of the biggest festivals of Hindu religion 'Mahashivratri', Bhang is even offered as a religious offering to Lord Shiva while during the festival of Holi, it is being served as a milky and buttery drink. The intoxication caused by Bhang attracts many people but only a few people know about the other good things this traditional intoxicant can do. Some of them are; Relieve of chronic pain - There are hundreds

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Wonderful Benefits of Cannabis 'Bhang' That Everyone Should Know

POLITICS

Curfew Nears End, Will It Be Extended?

President Kenyatta is required to report on what next to Kenyans as 30 days of curfew are almost over. This is in accordance to the notice statement he made saying; “This order shall apply during the hours between seven o'clock in the evening to five o'clock in the morning with effect from 27 March 2020, and shall remain in effect for a period of thirty days thereof.” Most Kenyans are in confusion whether the government will prolong the curfew, or put in measures to stop the spread of Covid-19. Today b

  1 year ago ago
Curfew Nears End, Will It Be Extended?

RELIGION

See photos of the man who has raised his right hand since 1973

A man from New Delhi India, who once worked as a clerk, have been raising his right hand since 1973. That's 47 years ago. Amar has raised his hand since 1973 Mahant Amar Baha-ji is a monk and a spiritual Yogi denounced his family and friends in 1970 to devote his life to his religious beliefs. As that wasn't enough, in 1973, Amar raised his right hand up in the air in honor of Hindu god Shiva. He hasn't put it down ever since, I hope not yet.  his right hand is skinny compared to the left hand Imagine raising

  1 year ago ago
See photos of the man who has raised his right hand since 1973