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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 [...]

24 01, 2016

Lord Shiva and the story behind Shivling

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

Lord Shiva was one of the holy trinities, in front of whom the world bows. People symbloize Shiva with the powerful mantra that we all know as Om Namah Shivay. Shiva had explained about his power self in the Shiva Purana that he recides in every living being in some Form or the other or [...]

24 01, 2016

Hindu Mythology and Evolution Theory

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

Hinduism includes a range of viewpoints about the origin of life, creationism and evolution. The holy book, Rigveda, mentions the Hiranyagarbha(“golden embryo”) which is similar to the world egg as the source of creation of the universe, that has been mentioned in other civilizations. It also contains a myth of the proto-Indo-European origin, the creation [...]

20 12, 2015

Death of Sati & origin of 51 Shakti Peethas

By |December 20th, 2015|Categories: Hindu Mythology, Shiva|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Lord Shiva was an ascetic God and hence did not want to marry but it was important for the universe that Shiva marries someone and have a family. For the same reason, Lord Brahma asked Adishakti to be born as the daughter in King Daksha’s Kingdom. Lord Shiva belonged to the ascetic world and King Daksha to the [...]

16 12, 2015

Why don’t we worship Lord Brahma?

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

According to the Holy Scriptures, you may have heard about the Holy trinity- Lord Vishnu, Lord Shiva and Lord Brahma, who are considered to be the most powerful Gods in Hinduism. However, Have you ever wondered that there are so many days that are dedicated for the worship of Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu but not for [...]

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