Janmashtami Puja Procedure with Mantras, Krishnashtami Pooja Vidhi

Lord Bala Krishna with cow

Here is the detailed Janmashtami puja procedure with mantras. This Krishnashtami pooja vidhi article also includes the list of items or material required for Sri Krishna Gokulashtami Pujan. There will be slight differences in steps involved in Janmashtami puja procedure from place to place (South India & North India), but the generalized puja vidhanam is […]

Sri Krishna Janmashtami, 5 September 2015

Krishna as Damodara

5 September 2015 is Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Gokulashtami, Krishnashtami). Sri Krishna Janmashtami is the popular festival dedicated to Lord Krishna. There are some differences in celebrating Smarta Janmashtami and Vaishnava Janmashtami. But, this year, for all sects of Hindus, Sri Krishna Janmashtami is on 5th September. This festival is related to Lord Krishna, the eighth avatar […]

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Kit Buy Online

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja items kit no-watermark

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja items kit buy online, Ganesh Chaturthi Pooja Samagri order online at Hindupad.com, Vinayaka Chavithi Pooja material purchase online.. What is the need for Hindupad’s Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Kit? Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the biggest festivals of the country and people get very busy with shopping various items for the festival. In today’s busy […]

How is Lord Krishna the greatest scientist?

How is Krishna the greatest scientist? Because He knows everything. Science means to know the thing correctly. A scientist is one who knows a subject matter thoroughly. Krishna knows everything. If I say that heat is the energy of Krishna, you cannot deny it, because it is not your energy. In your body there is […]

Pradyumna, Son of Lord Krishna

Pradyumna, Son of Lord Krishna.. Role of Pradyumna in Mahabharata, Kurukshetra war.. Pradyumna was born to Rukmini and Krishna and the son looked exactly like Krishna. When he was hardly ten days old, Demon Sambara kidnapped the child not knowing that he was the son of Krishna threw him in the Sea as a huge […]

What is Maharasa, Does Lord Krishna perform Maharasa even Today

Vrindavan Lila Krishna Radharani

What is Maharasa, Does Lord Krishna (Sri Hari) perform Maharasa even today? Sri Sri Ravishankar, Founder of Art of Living, replied to this question as… Maharasa is this only, satsang! Where there is juice, where one gets so intoxicated and experiences so much love and joy, that everywhere only God is visible – that is […]

Lord Krishna as Damodara

Damodara Krishna

Lord Krishna as Damodara, Why Krishna is called Damodara? The word Damodara is derived from the Sanskrit language word which means Damam mean rope and Udharam means belly.  The holy word “damodara” is well explained in the philosophies of Vaishnava. Soumya means looking handsome and ever smiling. According to the Hindu religious scholars and pundits, […]

World’s largest children’s museum displays Lord Ganesha

The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis (CMI), said to be world’s largest children’s museum, in partnership with National Geographic, is displaying a statue of Hindu Lord Ganesh in its current Sacred Journeys exhibition. This Lord Ganesh statue was custom made for the Museum and shipped from India recently. Other areas of the “National Geographic Sacred Journeys” […]

Kalashtami – 5 September 2015

5 September 2015 is Kalashtami Vrat. Kalashtami Pujan falls on Ashtami tithi of Krishna Paksha (dark fortnight) of every Hindu month. This Kalashtami is also observed as Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Ashtami Rohini, Krishnashtami, Sri Jayanti / Gokulashtami). Kalashtami is an auspicious day for the devotees of Lord Kalabhairava (a manifestation of Lord Shiva) who observe fasting on […]

Pitru Paksha 2015, Mahalaya Paksha Shraddh, Shraddh Paksha

Mahalaya Paksha Shraddh (Pitru Paksha Shraddh) are the rituals dedicated to Pithru devatas or dead ancestors. In 2015, Mahalaya paksha or Pitru Paksha 2015 shraddh starts on September 28 and ends on October 12 with Mahalaya Amavasya Tarpan. Mahalaya Pitru paksha begins on the first day during Ashwin month as per North Indian calendar followed in Uttar Pradesh, […]

Big Clay Ganesha idols in Hyderabad for Sale

Clay Ganesha idol 3

Big Clay Ganesha idols in Hyderabad for Sale during Ganesh Chaturthi 2015 celebrations. The eco-friendly Clay Ganesha idols (2.5 feet clay Ganesha to 6 feet clay Ganesha) come in various designs.. There are various stalls that sell Clay Ganesha idols in Hyderabad. Eco-friendly Clay Ganesha idols’ stalls in Hyderabad . In addition to the above list, a […]

How to get permission for Ganesh Pandal erection in Hyderabad: Online Application Form submission for Ganesh Pandals

There is no need of running around police stations to get permission for erecting Ganesh Pandal in Hyderabad. Ganesh Chaturthi 2015 has brought Ganesh Mandal organizers good news that they can also apply for permission through online application system. Organisers can now apply directly through online system for forthcoming Vinayaka Chavithi Navaratri utsavams. The applicants […]

4 September 2015, Shitala Satam

4 September 2015 is Shitala Satam in Gujarat. Shitala Satam Vrat is observed on the preceding day to Sri Krishna Janmashtami. It falls in Ashtami of Vad Paksh in Shravan Month of Gujarati calendar. This vrata is dedicated to Goddess Shitala Mata. Shitala mata puja is the main ritual of the day. Devotees eat cold meal (the food […]

Randhan Chhath, 3 September 2015

3 September 2015 is Randhan Chhath in Gujarat. Randhan Chhath is observed on a day prior to Sheetala Satam Vrat in Shravan month as per Gujarati calendar. It is not a vrat to observe but the preparation day for Sheetala Satam Vrat Puja. Randhan Chhath falls on Vad Sashti or the sixth day in Vad Paksh […]