Kedarnath Temple to reopen on 4 May 2014

Kedarnath Temple to reopen on 4 May 2014, two days after Akshaya Tritiya. The sacred portals of the Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath will be thrown open for devotees on May 4 after a six month closure during winter when the area remains snowbound. The gates of the famed temple dedicated to Lord Shiva will be […]

Puri Jagannath Ratha Yatra preparations begin on Basant Panchami

Puri Jagannath Ratha Yatra preparations begin on Basant Panchami… The priests performed purification rituals of three wooden logs as they began preparations to construct chariots for the annual Rath Yatra festival of Lord Jagannath June 29, an official said. The rituals were performed on Tuesday evening in front of the Jagannath temple, about 56 km […]

Morgaon Ganesh Temple Palki Yatra, 3 February 2014

Ganesh Jayanti, 3 February 2014 is Morgaon Ganesh Temple Palki Yatra at Mayureshwar Mandir near Pune, Maharashtra. Morgaon Ganesh Temple Palki Yatra is a procession of Lord Ganesha’s idol (Mayureshwar) on Palanquin. Morgaon Ganesh Temple Palki Yatra is held two times in a year – first one is on Ganesh Jayanti (Maghi Ganesh Utsav) and […]

Dhanu Yatra 2014, Dhanu Yatra in Orissa during Pausa Month

Dhanu Yatra is celebrated during Pausa month or Paush maas in Bargarh of Orissa. In 2014, Dhanu Yatra begins on January 6 and ends on January 16. The festival starts at 6 am on January 6 and ends at 11.55 pm on January 16 in 2014. Dhanu Yatra commemorates the visit of Lord Krishna to […]

Lake Manasarovar’s association with Lord Shiva

Lord Shiva as Sarveswara

There are different religion people who believe in Manasarovar Lake. In Hindu people, Manasarovar Lake is a very holy place. People believe that they can clean their sins of life and also believe that one who drinks the water from the lake will go to the heaven of Lord Shiva. Lake Manasarovar is famed for […]

Mansarovar Yatra, Pilgrimage to Manasarovar Lake

The Manasa Sarovar or popularly called as the Mansarovar lake is a fresh water lake in the independent region of China popularly known as Tibet. Surrounding this lake is Mount Kailash in the north and Lake Rakshastal. It is a holy pilgrimage spot for Lord Shiva devotees and pilgrims. One can reach the Mansarovar Lake […]

Sabarimala Virtual Queue Booking from 15 October 2013

Sabarimala Ayyappa Swamy

Sabarimala Virtual Queue Booking 2013-2014, Sabarimala queue booking online for Sabarimala Yatra 2013-2014… The virtual queue online booking for devotees wanting to visit the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala this pilgrimage season starting mid-next month will begin on October 15. Pilgrims from any part of the world can choose a date and time of their […]

Official Website for Sabarimala Online Darshan Booking, Virtual Queue bookings

Now, you can book Sabarimala temple darshan in advance without any hassle. Sabarimala Devaswom Board launched their official website for online darshan booking with the name of Virtual Queue System. Kerala Police and government joined hands with the temple board for easy access of devotees towards Sannidhanam during festival season between Mandala Puja and Makaravilakku. […]

Chennai, Kollam Superfast weekly special train via Coimbatore for Sabarimala

Southern Railway has announced special trains for Sabarimala season 2013-2014 from Chennai via Coimbatore to Kollam. The special trains will run from November 25. Advance reservations will start on November 20, 2013. The details of Chennai, Kollam Superfast weekly special train  Train No 06001 Chennai Central – Kollam Superfast weekly special (via Coimbatore) will leave […]

Pandarpur Palki Yatra 2013 on Kartik Ekadashi

Pandharpur Yatra on Kartik Ekadashi is one of the two biggest celebrations in Pandhapur Vithoba temple. In 2013, Pandharpur Kartik Ekadashi Yatra date is November 13. Pandarpur Yatra is one of the famous Yatras in India. This popular Yatra to Pandharpur Vithoba Temple of Maharashtra is organized four times in a year. Kartik Ekadashi Yatra […]

How to book Sabarimala online darshan booking 2013 – 2014?

How to book sabarimala online darshan booking 2013 – 2014? Here is a detailed guide on how the booking is done for Sabarimala Ayyappa Darshanam for 2013-2014… In fact, it is a very simple procedure. First visit the official website of Sabarimala Darshan Q system made by Kerala Police and the government of Kerala jointly. […]

Kedarnath Temple Closing date 2013

Kedarnath, the seat of Lord Shiva, is one of the “Dwadasha Jyotirlingas” (12 prominent temples of Lord Shiva). In 2013, Kedarnath temple remains closed from November 5. Generally, the closing day of Kedarnath temple is fixed which is on Yama Dwitiya or Bhai Dooj, a couple of days after Diwali. Because of harsh winter, the temple […]

Amarnath Mahatmya in Tamil, Significance of Amarnath Yatra (Tamil) PDF Download

Amarnath Mahatmya in Tamil, Significance of Amarnath Yatra (Tamil) PDF Download is provided by Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu. Brief information on Amarnath Temple Yatra Amarnath temple in Kashmir is the cave temple of natural ice shivling. It is one of the most revered pilgrimage places in India. Amarnath cave temple is located at […]

Navagauri Navdurga Darshan Yatra in Varanasi

Navagauri Navdurga Darshan Yatra in Varanasi is celebrated during Sharad Navratri. In 2013, Varanasi Navagauri Navdurga Darshan Yatra begins on October 5th and ends on October 13. Varanasi is one of the best places to watch out for Navratri Durga Pooja celebrations. According to Skanda Purana, Bhagwati Durga along with Kaalratri and other forms of Goddesses, protect Kashipuri from […]