14 questions linked to/from The tone of language does matter to the health of our site
Guidelines for new users answering questions
Given the nature of the subject, many questions will undoubtedly get different answers, views and opinions. But to keep the site as authentic as possible, certain guidelines should be followed while ...
The Inmates are Running the Asylum?
I read this post of the user vedicd. The question he tried to raise was valid, but his approach was probably wrong. If he knew the answers were wrong, then he should have posted the correct answer ...
We are neither Hindus nor Indians!
I am a Hindu as well as an Indian. You say you're a Hindu as well as an Indian. But WE are neither Hindus nor Indians. Over my one whole year of this site, I have found that certain users have been ...
Please share your problems and suggestions to improve the site
It might be just me but I am feeling that the main site is going nowhere. I feel most of the people are being active here to see how and when to start a debate with others but not how to improve this ...
Concerns about brigading
Lately, it seems there has been a tendency for some users to group together and compulsively upvote posts that adhere to a certain viewpoint or posts by certain users that uphold this viewpoint or ...
unfair moderation with inherent bias?
It is a common maxim that Caesar's wife must be above suspicion. Unfair "moderation" by a coterie of people here who have a common belief is leaving no room for freedom of expression on this website. ...
Avoid posts targeting beliefs
We know that our community is suffering from the sectarian issue. The main problems are: Questions that target the beliefs of particular sect Comments that engage in sectarian debating Answers that ...
Please stay away from Shiva vs. Vishnu debate
I've been finding that we, the Hinduism StackExchange community sometimes face the issue of Shiva vs. Vishnu debate which leads to the rude or offensive contention in comments, chats and even ...
Guidelines for when to use "Chat" instead of "Comment"
In SE, we have 4 forms of right to express self. They are listed below in order of importance: Question Answer Comment Chat "Question" is the most important, because everything revolves around it. "...
Can we have agreed-upon rules for the apparently unstoppable war going on here?
"Every word in scripture is literally true down to the last letter" versus "scripture has to be reinterpreted for modern times". can we reduce the personal animus - after all we are reacting to bits ...
Shouldn't Stackexchange change this website structure to Question-Opinion site?
I've seen most answers are opposite from each other. On a single question, multiple answers can be correct, although they are way different, different answer. So shouldn't it be Question-Opinion ...
pollution influence rain, destruction of earth and people
If you are thinking these are some environmental news headlines, you are mistaken. These are some of the new tags created on the site. As of late, many new tags are being created for every single ...
Is it not a right time to divide the HSE sect wise?
I posted the question Why don't we start a sect-wise SEs in Hinduism? on March 10, 2020, with a view to eliciting opinions of members of this site. As of today, at the time of posting this question, ...
Comment flags should be cleared before moving them into chat
Even though we know comments are not for extended discussion, comments under the question or answer goes on to become a discussion. There have been a several chat rooms which are imported from ...