10 votes

When sacred-texts.com website is down or unreachable, use this link instead

By the way this is not specific/limited to http://sacred-texts.com only. You can use Wayback Machine for any site which is archived. So, Whenever you find a website that provides resource for Hinduism ...
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9 votes

Should we change the community name to Sanatana Dharma?

TL;DR: I don't think we should change it. One of the main purposes of our site is to provide authentic information about Hinduism and most people only know Vedic Religion by the name Hinduism. As the ...
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6 votes

Is there any feature of subscribing to other user's Questions?

Discussed in detail here: Subscribing to questions and comments that don't belong to you and a related: Adding Favorites to the Stack Exchange global inbox It seems that the feature is not ...
5 votes

Community Poll - Reading Seminar - Pilot Experiment

Shabara's Bhashya on Jaimini's Purva Mimamsa Sutras.
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5 votes
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What kind of banners (notices) do we use?

There is no way to customize post notice but if it's really needed in future, then we can ask the Stack Exchange team for support. But for now I didn't encounter such a need. Anyway the meta post you ...
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3 votes

New users and community responsibility

I understand your intention of helping a user. But there are some cases which we have to consider. That was posted as an answer. This is the main reason in deleting the post. The post which you ...
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2 votes

What should our chatroom name be?

Sanatan Dharma Note: But I think this may not be easy to find other users (outers)! However, we can use this name like other communities do Related: Should we change the community name to Sanatana ...
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2 votes

Community Poll - Reading Seminar - Pilot Experiment

I'm not interested in participating.
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2 votes
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Either delete the tag "identification-request" or limit it's usage

Yes, I think tag like scriptural-reference would be fine for questions looking for sources from scriptures. And talking about identification-request, it was originally created for image ...
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1 vote

Either delete the tag "identification-request" or limit it's usage

identification-request is a very important and independent tag. It should neither be deleted nor be merged. Where in Gita Krishna assumes the universal form? Where in Mahabharata, lord Hanuman and ...
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1 vote

Avoid posts targeting beliefs

The posts which push or refute certain sectarian beliefs can be closed as "off-topic" or locked, instead of deletion. Though you are suggesting for deletion, it will be really difficult when brought ...
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1 vote

Do we have rules already or we need to frame some to stop the unfair practice of making posts active again by making the most insignificant edits?

This is mainly a link based answers as lots of discussions have happened for this topic. Readers are advised to go through it. [Original Qn] Duplicate of: Is it fair to promote own posts by either ...
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1 vote

Community Poll - Reading Seminar - Pilot Experiment

RamanujAcharya's SriBhashya on Vyasa's Brahma Sutras.
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