Hindus push for yoga as detention alternative in all Ohio schools, like Toledo & Lancaster

Hindus push for yoga as detention alternative in all Ohio schools, like Toledo & Lancaster… Commending two Ohio public schools, Scott High (Toledo) and Lancaster High; for reportedly offering yoga as detention alternative; Hindus are urging all Ohio schools to introduce yoga as alternative to detention. Calling it a step in the positive direction, distinguished […]

Ganesh Jayanti | 28 January 2020 | Til Chaturthi, Sakata Chauth Festival

28 January 2020 is Ganesh Jayanti, Til Chaturthi or Sakata Chauth Festival (Maghi Ganesh Utsav / Varad Chaturthi / Tilkund Chauth). It is observed on Shukla Paksha Chaturthi in Magh month in Hindu calendar. This day is believed as the birthday of Lord Ganesha. Ganesha Shodashopachar Puja is offered on this day. Special naivedyam (food […]

Ganesh Jayanti Puja Muhurat 2020, January 28

Ganesh Jayanti (Jayanthi of Lord Ganesha) is observed on Magha Shukla Paksha Chaturthi, the fourth day in Magh Month especially in Maharashtra, some parts of Karnataka and Goa. In 2020, Maghi Ganesh Jayanti date is January 28. It is observed as a grand event in all Ganesh temples in Maharashtra and households as well. Lord […]

Ganesh Jayanti Vrat Katha | Story associated with Maghi Ganesh Chauth

Ganesh Jayanti (Maghi Ganesh Chauth) is observed on Shukla Paksha Chaturthi in Magh month as per all lunar Hindu calendars. The story of Ganesh Jayanti is associated with a righteous King and his queen Ratnavali. The vrat katha goes like this… Once there was a righteous and judicious King. His queen Ratnavali was wise and […]

Ganesh Jayanti 2020 | Maghi Ganesha Jayanthi

Lord Ganesha

Ganesh Jayanti is the birthday or Jayanthi of Lord Ganesha observed on Magha Shukla Paksha Chaturthi, the fourth day in the month of Magha especially in Maharashtra, some parts of Karnataka and Goa. In 2020, Maghi Ganesh Jayanti date is January 28. It is observed as a grand event in all Ganesh temples in Maharashtra […]

Ganesh Jayanti Puja Vidhi

Ganesh Jayanti Puja Vidhi, Procedure – How to do Ganesh Jayanti Poojan? It is observed on Magh Shukla Chaturthi day. Here is the detailed procedure of Ganesh Jayanti Poojan. For any puja or vrata, the main objectives are neatness and dedication. If you have these two factors, then Vinayakas blessings will be surely with you. Here […]

Ganesh Jayanti Puja Live – Mumbai Siddhivinayak Temple | 2020 January 28

Ganesh Jayanti is one of the most celebrated events at Siddhivinayak Temple, Mumbai, Maharashtra. In 2020, Ganesh Jayanti (Maghi Ganeshotsav) date is January 28. Ganesh Jayanti is the birthday or Jayanthi of Lord Ganesha observed on Magha Shukla Paksha Chaturthi, the fourth day in the month of Magha especially in Maharashtra, some parts of Karnataka […]

Panchang | 31 January 2020

Panchang of 31 January 2020 displays Tithi of 31 January 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 31 January 2020. परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, माघ मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, षष्टी तिथि, रेवती नक्षत्र, साध्य योग, गरज करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:11 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:09 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)11:05 Chandrastama (Moonset)23:42 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha […]

Panchang | 30 January 2020

Panchang of 30 January 2020 displays Tithi of 30 January 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 30 January 2020. परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, माघ मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, पंचमी तिथि, उत्तरभाद्र नक्षत्र, सिद्ध योग, कौलव करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:11 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:08 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)10:33 Chandrastama (Moonset)22:52 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha […]

Panchang | 29 January 2020

Panchang of 29 January 2020 displays Tithi of 29 January 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 29 January 2020. परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, माघ मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, चतुर्थी तिथि, पूर्वभाद्र नक्षत्र, शिव योग, बव करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:12 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:08 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)10:00 Chandrastama (Moonset)22:03 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha […]

Panchang | 28 January 2020

Panchang of 28 January 2020 displays Tithi of 28 January 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 28 January 2020. परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, माघ मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, तृतीया तिथि, शतभिषा नक्षत्र, परिघा योग, वणिज करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:12 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:07 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)09:26 Chandrastama (Moonset)21:13 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha […]

Panchang | 27 January 2020

Panchang of 27 January 2020 displays Tithi of 27 January 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 27 January 2020. परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, माघ मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, तृतीया तिथि, शतभिषा नक्षत्र, वरीघा योग, गरज करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:12 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:06 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)08:50 Chandrastama (Moonset)20:23 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha […]

Kiratamurti, Lord Shiva as Hunter (Shiva Presented Pashupathastra to Arjuna)

Kiratamurti is the form of Lord Shiva where he appears as the hunter in the epic of Mahabharata. The cause behind this form of Kiratamurthi is to present Arjuna the most powerful weapon called Pashupatastra. Lord Shiva grants this weapon to Arjuna, because of the fact that Arjuna needs to accumulate the strength of divine […]

How Ganapathi made a speedier round of the world?

How Ganapathi made a speedier round of the world? How Ganesha made round of Lord Shiva and Parvati? Once sage Narada offered a very celestial mango fruit to Lord Shiva. Both his children Ganapathi and Subrahmanya wanted that fruit. Narada suggested that the one who travels all round the world first should get this fruit. Both Ganapathi […]

Importance of Monthly Shraddha Rituals

A Shradha carried out with devotion pleases the entire world including human beings, Brahma, Indra, Rudra, Ashwini Kumars, Surya, Agni, Vasugana, Marudgana, Vishwadeva, Pitragana, birds, animals, reptiles, sages and of course the dead ancestors. Moonless and eighth day in the darker phase of every lunar month are considered the best days for offering oblations to […]

Story of Varudhini and Pravarakhya

Story of Varudhini and Pravarakhya. What is the story of Varudhini and Pravarakhya. The legend of Varudhini, Pravarakhya. Love story of Varudhini, Pravarakhya. The births of King Swarochi and Manu Swarochisha had an interesting background. A learned Brahmana youth called Pravarakhya on the banks of River Varuna observed the required rituals regularly and worshipped guests. […]

Story: Garuda and Maninaga

You have already been told about the great snake (naga) Ananta. Ananta had a son named Maninaga. Garuda was the enemy of the snakes and the snakes were all afraid of Garuda. Maninaga began to pray to Shiva. Having pleased Shiva, he obtained the boon that Garuda would be able to do him no harm. […]

Dasi Parashrami in Mahabharata (Mother of Vidura)

Story of Dasi Parashrami in Mahabharata, who is Dasi Parashrami? Dasi Parashrami is a serving maid in Hasthinapur kingdom at Queen Satyavati. Due to the untimely death of King Vichitravirya, her queens – Ambika and Ambalika were got the pregnancy with Maharshi Veda Vyasa in Niyog procedure. Along with Ambika and Ambalika, Vyasa also operated […]