Famous Teachings of Lord Krishna from the Bhagvad Gita

By |January 15th, 2016|

Lord Krishna taught Arjun during the beginning of the war of Mahabharata about how Karma and life are intertwined. The most famous quotes said by him were: "yada yada hi dharmasya glanir bhavati bharata abhyutthanam adharmasya tadatmanam srjamy aham" (Bhagwat Gita: Chapter Four verse 7) By this krishna meant to say that " whenever and [...]

Gods and Goddesses and their manifestations in Hinduism

By |January 15th, 2016|

Hinduism has been tolerant for centuries embedded within the pantheon of gods and goddesses, allowing anyone to experience the divine that suits best to them. This has explained how the members of the same hindu family worship many different forms of the same gods and goddesses. Some of the popular manifestations that have been known [...]

Things to know about Lord Krishna and His Wives

By |January 2nd, 2016|

Hindu Mythology has always speculated about the wives of Lord Krishna where different Hindu Relics have different stories to tell about them. Some books say that he had eight wives but some say that he had Nine wives. Following are the names unfolded by different Holy Relics: There were eight wives listed by Bhagvata Purana: [...]

The death and Curse of Lord Krishna

By |January 2nd, 2016|

Lord Krishna who had accomplished and made sure that the Pandavas win the war by his trickery and magic, had left many mothers to cry for their dead sons, wives lost their husbands, and many children became orphan. For the good of mankind, Mahabharata was supposed to happen as it became a fight of the [...]

Kamdev- The Indian Cupid

By |January 2nd, 2016|

Hindu God of love and sexuality, Kamdev is known as the Indian Cupid. Kamadeva was the son of Lord Vishnu and Lakshmi under their incarnations as Lord Krishna and Rukmini. He is often compared with the Eros of Greeks and cupid(little angels with bow and arrow) from the west. He is also believed to be [...]

Ahiravan- Ravan’s brother and the unknown character from Ramayana

By |January 2nd, 2016|

There are some stories from Ramayana which might not have been written or talked about by people in either the school literatures or the smaller version of holy books that you read everyday. Ahiravan, the brother of the demon king Raavan, was the ruler of Paatal Lok and a master of trickery and black magic [...]

Women who caused wars in Indian History- Unintentionally

By |January 2nd, 2016|

Indian history has always been painted in one way or the other that women, land or the the greed for throne were the reasons of war. Women being the victim of one’s perception of interpreting and narrating the story. Let’s talk about some of such great women who unintentionally became the reason of war, where [...]

The story of Shani Sade sati

By |December 27th, 2015|

Once upon time, all the nine planets gathered together and wanted to decide onto who was the superior among them all or the most respected one. As it was expected, nothing could be concluded as they all had their arguments in place and hence to no avail. So they decided to go to Indra, the [...]

The Untold Stories from Mahabharata

By |December 24th, 2015|

The Mahabharata is one of the two major epics in the history of Hindutva. The Ramayana, the holy book that was originally written by Maharishi Valmiki who foretold the life of the most revered and the great king of Ayodhya, King Ram and The Mahabharata that foretold the great battle that took place between the [...]

Lord Krishna Cheated many times during Mahabharata

By |December 24th, 2015|

The purpose of Lord Krishna’s birth was to restore the balance between the good and the evil and prevail peace on earth. He knew that for the well being of the Humans, the defeat of the kauravas was essential. The warriors on the side of the Kauravas during the war were not only the best [...]

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