Thyagaraja Aradhana 2017, 170th Thyagaraya Aradhanotsavam

Thyagaraja Aradhana

Thyagaraja Aradhana or Thyagaraya Aradhanotsavam is a tribute to saint composer Sri Tyagaraja swamy. In 2017, Thiruvaiyaru Thyagaraja Aradhana date is January 17, Tuesday. The 170th aradhana of saint composer Sri Thyagaraja Swamigal will be held between January 13 and January 17 at the saint’s samadhi on the banks of Cauvery in Thiruvaiyaru. Actual aradhana, when musicians […]

Peddamma Talli Brahmotsavam 2016 at Peddamma Gudi in Hyderabad

Peddamma Talli Brahmotsavam or the annual Mahotsavam is the grand festival celebrated at Peddamma Gudi (Peddamma temple) in Hyderabad which starts on Vasanta Panchami (February 12, 2016) and ends on Magha Shukla Ashtami (February 15, 2016). Ratha Saptami Rathotsavam is the eye-catching event during the Mahotsavam. Varshika Mahotsavams begins with Abhishekam to Ammavaru at 3 […]

6TV Darshanam, a Telugu Devotional Channel

6TV has launched ‘Darshanam’, a new Telugu Devotional Channel today, 28 December 2014 at Vishwa Hindu Parishad Swarna Jayanthi Mahotsavam in NTR Stadium, Hyderabad, Telangana. As per the ‘About us’ section in 6TV Youtube link.. Discover your spiritual angle. Rekindle your devotional shade. Christianity, Hinduism, and Islam, all at one place. Spirituality means something different to […]

Take animal compassion vow on Naga Panchami

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, sending early Naga panchami greetings to one billion Hindus of the world, has urged them to take a vow of compassion to all animals and treat them with kindness and respect. Zed, who is the president of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a release in Nevada (USA) today, wished that all […]

Hindus to honor sacred Guru-Sishya relationship on Guru Purnima, urges Rajan Zed

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has sent early greetings to one billion Hindus worldwide on the occasion of upcoming Guru Purnima, which falls on July 12, 2014. In a statement in Nevada (USA) today, Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, urged Hindus to pay due respects and express gratitude on this auspicious day […]

Thyagaraya Jayanti (Thyagaraja Jayanthi Utsavam)

Thyagaraya Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Thyagarja, one of the famous Vaggeyakara (saint poet) of South India. It is observed on Vaishakha Shukla Sashti, sixth day in bright half of Vaishakha masam. In 2014, Thyagaraja Jayanti date is May 5. This festival is celebrated with gaiety in Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh. […]

Gangotri Temple closing date 2013

The portals of the Gangotri Temple would remain closed for pilgrims from the following day of Diwali, November 4 in 2013. Gangotri Temple, dedicated to Goddess Ganga, one of the most auspicious pilgrimages for Hindus and part of Char Dham Yatra. The other pilgrimages of Char Dham yatra are – Badrinath Temple, Kedarnath Temple and […]

Yamunotri Temple closing date in 2013

The portals of the Yamunotri Temple would remain closed for pilgrims from Bhaiya Duj, November 6 in 2013. Yamunotri temple, dedicated to Goddess Yamuna, one of the most auspicious pilgrimages for Hindus, will be closed on Bhaiya Dhuj after certain Vedic rituals. Yamunotri temple is situated at a height of over 10,000 feet in Garhwal […]

Manjira Kumbha Mela 2013, Kumbha Mela at Manjira River in Andhra Pradesh

Have you ever heard of Kumbha Mela in Andhra Pradesh? Yes, its true. Kumbha Mela is also observed in Andhra Pradesh that too very near to Hyderabad. Manjira Kumbha Mela is held along the Manjira river bank at Sharada Kshetram in Nyalkal mandal Humnapur and Raghavapur villages of Medak district. In 2013, Manjeera Kumbha Mela […]