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11 03, 2016

Mandore – A place where Ravana is worshipped.

By |March 11th, 2016|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Ramayana|0 Comments

In India Ravana is looked upon as a symbol of evil, but there exist a place called Mandore where Raavan is a much celebrated figure. Mandore is a small town which is just 9km from Jodhpur city. Mandore is considered as the home town of Mandodari, Ravana’s wife, and hence Ravana is treated as the [...]

13 02, 2016

4 Lesser Known Facts about Lord Hanuman !

By |February 13th, 2016|Categories: Hanuman, Hindu Mythology|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Pawan putra, Hanuman as we all know was the incarnation of Lord Shiva and a great devotee of Lord Ram. But there are some facts that no one knows about Hanuman even though many TV Series tried to depict some of these life events from Hanuman’s life. 1.Birth of Lord Hanuman Anjana, a beautiful apsara in [...]

2 02, 2016

The relationship of Shiva and Nandi

By |February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Shiva|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The ascetic, was always focused about his meditation and had stayed away from worldly affairs. During the time of the churning of the ocean of the universe, the samudra manthan poison came out of the sea which threatened the sustenance of life on all the planets that bared life forms. In order to save living [...]

2 02, 2016

The origin of the Vedas

By |February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Hindu Mythology|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Vedas, the most ancient text in the history of Hinduism, were originated or created at the time of the beginning of the Universe. If one reads the vedas, it has been clearly stated in the holy scripture.   Yajurved 31.7, states that the Rigveda, Samaveda, Yajurveda and the Atharva Veda were created by the [...]

2 02, 2016

Incarnations of Lord Ganesha

By |February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Ganesha, Hindu Mythology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Vignaharta is the name by which he is called and is known across many religious societies. We know him by the name of Lord Ganesha, the son of Lord Shiva, with an elephant head and long ears from which he hears to the prayers of his followers. According to the Mudgalpurana, there are 8 incarnations [...]

2 02, 2016

A legendary place- The Shani Shingnapur

By |February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Hindu Mythology|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

With the Advancement of technology and the growth of the economy, the divide between the rich and the poor widened up after the independence of our great nation - India. As this divide kept on increasing, the crime rate across the country kept increasing exponentially. In such dark times, it is so hard to imagine [...]

24 01, 2016

Swastik Symbol and its importance in Hinduism !

By |January 24th, 2016|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Puja|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Swastik is one of the most important symbols in Hinduism, the other one being Aum. The Symbolic significance of Swastika is that it represents auspiciousness, peace and prosperity. It marks the onset of any Hindu ritual, whether it be a wedding, grah pravesh, Satyanarayan Katha and many more. It is marked over all the objects [...]

24 01, 2016

Why do we worship Tulsi Plant?

By |January 24th, 2016|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Puja|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

For many years Tulsi plant has been worshipped by our elders, but I always wondered to know why? In Sanskrit it is said: Tulanaa naasti athaiva tulsi Meaning – the one which is incomparable is tulsi. It is said that when it comes to importance of worshipping and paying repects to gods and Hindu Deities, [...]

24 01, 2016

Significance of bells in temples

By |January 24th, 2016|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Puja|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Significance or scientific reason for bells in Hindu Temple. Bells are generally hung at the front door of temple and usually people need to ring it before entering into the temple. People go to temples to find peace and serenity, to devote time and ask for the blessings from the almighty. I remember my time [...]

24 01, 2016

Why does the river ganga water not spoil even if kept for long time ?

By |January 24th, 2016|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Puja, Shiva|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When we come from outdoors from a strenuous day workout or from work and we find that bottle of water lying in and around the corner of our room, we grab it and drink the water from it, only to find out that the water in it tastes awful. Well, it happens with us all. [...]

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