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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. [...]

16 12, 2015

Scientifically Proven Benefits of Praying

By |December 16th, 2015|Categories: Puja|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Praying habits have been an integral part of our learning since we were born in the Hindu Society. Our Parents and grandparents have been teaching us how to join our hands and close our eyes while praying. But have we ever wondered, what could possibly be the benefit of praying? I know there will be [...]

16 12, 2015

Importance of Guru Purnima

By |December 16th, 2015|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Puja|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Guru Govind donu khade, kisko laagu paay, Balihari Gurudevaki jinhe Govind diyo bataay. The Guru and Govind -God, are present before me, to whom shall I bow down first? Glory to the Guru since he showed me Govind. Guru Purnima is dedicated to academic and spiritual teachers. In Hindu religion, Gurus are often related to [...]

16 12, 2015

How to perform Lakshmi Puja – Puja Vidhi & Puja Muhurat

By |December 16th, 2015|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Puja|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Lakshmi Puja is one of the important rituals performed during the festival of Diwali. Lakshmi Puja is entirely devoted to Goddess Lakshmi and celebrated on the day of Amavasya. Many of us are not aware about the way of doing puja so here is a simple guide to perform Lakshmi Puja: Step 1: Clean your house [...]

16 12, 2015

Govardhan Puja

By |December 16th, 2015|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Puja|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Govardhan Puja is celebrated as the day when Lord Krishna defeated Indra by lifting the Govardhan mountain. Most of the time it falls next day after Diwali Puja. This day is also known as Annakut Puja. On this day food made of cereals like wheat, rice, curry made of gram flour and leafy vegetables is [...]

16 12, 2015

Things to know about Bhai Dooj

By |December 16th, 2015|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Puja|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Hindu celebrates the special relation twice with the festival of Raksha Bandhan & Bhai Dooj. Bhai Dooj is also known as Bhai Phota(in Bengal) , Bhau Beej(Karnataka, Goa, Maharastra & Gujrat) & Bhai Tika (in Nepal). According to Hindu mythology, Yama & Yami were the twin children of Sun God. Yama was the first monrtal [...]

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