Fasting is the process where we do not eat anything for half day, one day or more. Fasting is used as a treatment in Naturopathy as well as Ayurveda. Hindus observe fast in the name of God every once, twice, or more times a week.Modern science has also started taking it seriously. Following are the days and deities associated with that particular day.
Hindu death rituals in all traditions follow a fairly uniform pattern drawn from the Vedas, with variations according to sect, region, caste and family tradition.In addition to that some people need to do hard labor throughout the day.In such situation, it is very hard to remain empty stomach for the whole day.Though Hinduism was not a religion and was just a way of life followed by people of India and most of the Asia, it is now identified as a separate religion.There is no single book or a single doctrine, which can describe Hinduism.Here is a simple outline of rites that can be performed by Hindus in any locality.