Sri Abhinava Vidyatirtha Mahaswamiji

Abhinava Vidyatirtha (1917-1989) was the 35th Jagadguru of the Sringeri Sharada Peetham. His birth name was Srinivasa Sastri. He was born in Bangalore. At the age of 14, he was given Sanyasa by Sri Chandrashekhara Bharati. Sri Abhinava Vidyatirtha Mahaswami was well versed in Vedas and Yoga. He was an eminent scholar and a master […]

Guru Nanak | Baba Nanak | Founder of Sikhism | First of Ten Sikh Gurus

Guru Nanak (1469–1539) was the founder of Sikhism and he was the first amongst the ten Sikh Gurus. His birth day is celebrated during October–November. Guru Nanak has travelled all over the world and spread the message of one God Principle, and states that there is one god, who lives in all of his creations. […]

Gopala Bhatta Goswami | Disciple of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu

Gopala Bhatta Goswami (1503–1578) was one of the main disciples of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. He was the prominent person in establishing the Gaudiya tradition through his spiritual speech. LIFE He was born in a Brahmin family in Srirangam. Gopala Bhatta Goswami was a great devotee of Lord Vishnu. He met Shri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and served […]

Akhandanand Saraswati

Akhandanand Saraswati (1911–1987) was a great preacher of Bhagavata Purana and was an expert scholar in Hindu Puranas, Uphanishads and other sacred texts of Hinduism. His birth name was Shantanu Behari. LIFE He was born in a Brahmin family in a village in the district of Varanasi. He read all the sacred texts of Hinduism […]

Spiritual Quotes by Famous Sages & Saints

Spiritual Quotes by Famous Sages & Saints.. Spiritual quotes would boost our spiritual energy and invokes the bhakti spirit on our soul. Famous sages and saints like Sri Vedavyasa, Guru Raghavendra and Sri Shirdi Saibaba have written lot of spiritual quotes for the benefit of the people. Since most of the people suffer a lot […]

Tamil Festivals in July 2022 | Viratham in July 2022

Tamil Festivals in July 2022 & Viratham in July 2022..There is a huge list of Tamil Festivals in July 2022. Aadi Masam begins in this month and prevails throughout the month of July 2022. Tamil Nadu is the land of devotion and spirituality. There is a huge list of Tamil festivals celebrated in Tamil Nadu […]

Chukkala Amavasya 2022 | Chukkala Amavasya Vratam in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana

Goddess Gauri

Chukkala Amavasya vratam is auspicious austerity observed on Ashada Amavasya, No Moon day in Ashada masam in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. In 2022, Chukkala Amavasya date is July 28. This vrata is also observed in some places of Karnataka also. Ashada Amavasya vratham is dedicated to Goddess Gauri. Gauri Puja is performed on this day […]

Shakambari Navratri Utsavalu 2022 in Bhadrakali Temple, Hanamkonda

Shakambari Maa

Shakambari Navratri, nine festive nights dedicated to Shakambari devi, is observed in Ashada masam at Bhadrakali Temple in Hanamkonda (Warangal) of Telangana state. Bhadrakali Ammavaru at Hanamkonda is a Shakti Peetha, dedicated to Mother Goddess. Goddess Bhadrakali is the ferocious form of Goddess Shakti. Bhadra kali is the consort of Lord Veerabhadreshwara Swamy. Bhadrakali is […]

July 2022 Amavasya Tharpanam Sankalpam Mantras

Tharpana Sankalpam mantras for Amavasya July 2022 – Amavasya Pitru Tharpana Sankalapa mantras July 2022.. 28 July 2022 is Sarva Amavasya / Darsh Amavasya. This is Ashada Amavasya in North Indian Hindi calendars, Jyeshta Amavasya in Amavasyant calendars, Aadi Amavasai in Tamil calendars, Karkidaka Masa Karthu Vavu in Malayalam calendars & Ashar Maas Amabashya in […]

Varalakshmi Vratham 2022 date | Varalakshmi Puja 2022

Varalakshmi Vratham, Varalaxmi Puja, Var Mahalaxmi Puja, is an auspicious vratha dedicated to Goddess Varalakshmi who is an aspect of Sri Mahalakshmi. It is observed on second Friday in Shravana masam in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, and Tamil Nadu. Varalakshmi vratham 2022 date is August 5. In Kerala, it is observed on the following Friday […]

Durvashtami 2022 | Durvashtami Vrat

Durvashtami puja or Durvashtami vrata is observed on the eighth day of Shukla Paksha in Bhadrapad maas. In 2022, Durvashtami vrata date is September 4. This vrata is mainly dedicated to Durva grass blades. On this day Lord Ganesha and Goddess Parvati (Gauri) are worshipped with Durva grass blades. Devotees also observe fasting or upvaas on […]

Bheemana Amavasya 2022 | Bhima Amavasya Vrata in Karnataka

Bheemana Amavasya (Bhima Amavasya or Jyoti Bheemeswara Vrata / Pathi Sanjivani Puja) is observed on Ashada Amavasy in Karnataka. In 2022, Bheemana Amavasya date is July 28. Married women perform the vrata for better health and longer life of their husband. Women worship the divine couple, Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, on this Amavasy day. […]

Sawan Shivratri 2022 | Shivratri Puja in Sawan Month

Sawan Shivratri (Masa Shivaratri Puja in Shravan Month) is the most auspicious day to perform Shiva Puja in Sawan month. In 2022, Sawan Shivratri date is July 26, Tuesday, as per North Indian Hindi calendars. Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi in Shravan month is observed as Masa Shivaratri in Sawan maas. As each day in this month […]

Offer Modakams to Vinayaka

Offer Modakams to Vinayaka.. Lord Vinayaka is very fond of eating Modakams also known as Kozhukattais, which is mostly made out of rice flour and jaggery. It is the duty of the Hindus to prepare the delicious Modakams on a daily basis, and we can offer it to the first god by considering him to […]

Amavasya July 2022 date, Time of No Moon

Amavasya in July 2022 is Shravan Amavasya, Ashada Amavasya. In North Indian Hindi calendar, it is Ashada Amavasya. According to Amavasyant Panchangams followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka, this Amavasya is Jyeshta Amavasya. Date of Amavasya in July 2022 is – July 28. Here are the detailed timings of Amavasya tithi in July […]

Chaturmas Vrata Sankalpa Mantras

Lord Vishnu cosmic sleep

Here are the Chaturmas Vrata Sankalpa Mantras for all four vratas in Chaturmas. Shaka Vrata (Ashada Month), Dadhi Vrata (Shravana Month), Ksheera Vrata (Bhadrapada Month) and Dwidala Vrata (Ashwina Month).. Chaturmas Vrata begins in Ashada Month and ends in Kartik Month. It is performed during four holy months – Shravana Month, Bhadrapada Month, Ashwina Month […]

Jyotir Bheemeshwara Vrata

Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati

Jyotir Bheemeshwara Vrata is an auspicious vrata observed on Ashada Amavasya (No moon day during Ashada masam in July – August). In 2022, Jyotir Bheemeshwara Vrata date is July 28. The legend of Jyotir Bheemeshwara Vrata is mentioned in Skanda Purana. This vrata is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati Devi. Jyotir Bheemeshwara Vrata Mainly, Jyothir […]

Divasi Gowri Vratha

Gauri Ganesha - Ganapathi and Parvati

Divasi Gowri Vratha is an auspicious vrata observed on Ashada Amavasya (No moon day during Ashada masam in July – August). In 2022, Divasi Gowri Vratha date is July 28. Divasi Gowri Vratha katha or the story of Divasi Gowri Vratha is mentioned in Skanda Purana. This vrata is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati Devi. Divasi Gowri […]

Significance of Gatari Amavasya

On the Ashadh Amavasya day, Gatari Amavas falls according to Hindu religious calendar. This particular amavasaya is celebrated as a festival in Maharashtra. It is a very popular ritual too. It is to be noted that Gatari is a celebration of happiness and joy. Ashadh Amavas is the begining of the holy Shravan month and […]