The same yoga of antiquity I shall teach you today.
I am raising up this nation to send forth my word...
For as long as man has lived and roamed across Earth's land and water masses, breathed its air and worshipped in awe its fire, the Sanantana Dharma has been a guide of righteous life for evolving souls.
Shortly into the twenty-first century, Hindu adherents will number over a billion.
It is not God that is worshipped but the group or the authority that claims to speak in his name. Radhakrishnan The word Hinduism was used by foreigners such as Persians, Greeks and others in the past to distinguish the native religious traditions of the Indian subcontinent from Islam and Christianity.
For the people of India it has always been Santana Dharma, the eternal religion.