Shankara Jayanthi 2017 at Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir

With the Benign Blessings of Their Holinesses Pujyasri Shankaracharya Swamijis of Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham, Shankara Jayanthi Mahotsav will be celebrated at Srinagar, Kashmir, and Veda Sammelan will be conducted at Shankaracharya Hill, Srinagar, J&K from 23rd to 30th April this year. Krishna Yajur Veda Samhita Parayana, Rigveda Samhita Havan, Rig and Sama Veda Parayanam, […]

Story: Origin of Guptakashi, History

What is the story behind the origin of Guptakashi? What are the legends mentioned in Puranas about Guptakashi near Kedarnath in Uttarakhand? As per the Hindu Scriptures, Guptakashi is one of the Sapta Kashis, Seven prominent Temples or holy places dedicated to Lord Shiva. The legend holds that subsequent to the Kurukshetra war of the […]

Story of Mata Vaishno Devi & Bhairon Baba

The story of Mata Vaishno Devi & Bhairon Baba is mentioned here. Mata Vaishno Devi temple is one of the famous pilgrimages as per the Hindu Dharma. As per the legend, during the period when the Goddess was busy in annihilating the Asuras, Her three main manifestations – Mata Maha Kali, Mata Maha Lakshmi and […]

Nijaroopa Darshanam Tickets 2017 – Simhachalam Chandanotsavam

On Akshaya Tritiya day, Simhachalam Appanna (Varaha Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy) blesses devotees with his Nijaroopa (original form) – Nijaroopa Darshanam. In 2017, amidst the elaborate arrangements being made for the annual Chandanotsavam and Nijaroopa Darsan at the Sri Varaha Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Devasthanam slated for April 29, the temple authorities have limited the darsan timing for […]

Limbadri Gutta Narasimha Swamy Temple, Bheemgal (Telangana)

Limbadri Gutta Temple

Limbadri Gutta Narasimha Swamy Temple, Bheemgal in Nizamabad district of Telangana is one of the popular Temples dedicated to Lord Narasimha Swamy. The Temple is located on a hill named ‘Nimbachalam’, which means a hill full of Neem trees. Brahmotsavams in Karthika Masam, Narasimha Jayanti Utsavams in Vaishakha Masam, Pushya Saptahotsavam in Pushya Masam and […]

Puttingal Devi Temple, Paravur, Kollam in Kerala

Puttingal Devi Temple, Paravur, Kollam in Kerala.. Puttingal Temple (Puttingal Devi Temple) is an ancient adobe dedicated to Goddess Puttingal Devi (Bhagavathy). It is located in Paravur town in Kollam district of Kerala. Puttingal Temple is a Hindu temple in the coastal town of Paravur, India. The temple was founded after the presence of the […]

Majestic Hindu temple planned in New Jersey

A grand Hindu temple, Sri MahaPeriyava ManiMandapam, is reportedly being planned in Flemington area of Raritan Township in New Jersey. Raritan Township Planning Board is holding a public hearing on April 12 on “Application for Preliminary and Final Site Plan Proposed Use” of non-profit Sanatana Dharma Foundation Inc. (SDFI) of Skillman on this reportedly 10,482-square-foot […]

Ghattaragi Bhagamma Temple, Bhagyavanthi Devi Temple near Gulbarga

Ghattaragi Bhagamma Temple

Ghattaragi Bhagamma Temple, also popular as Bhagyamma and Bhagyavanti Temple, is one of the renowned temple in Gulbarga region of Karnataka. It is located at Ghattaragi village in Afzalpur taluk of Gulbarga district. It is situated near Sri Kshetra Ganagapur Sri Dattatreya Temple. As per the legend of Ghattaragi Bhagamma Temple, after the collapse of […]