Kashyapa Rishi | Sage Kashyap

Kashyapa is an ancient sage of Hinduism. He was one among the Saptarishis. His name is mentioned in various Puranas, Vedas, Upanishads and in ancient texts. He was the son of Sage Marichi. Brahmins belonging to Kashyapa gotra were the descendents of Sage Kashyapa. According to ancient Puranas, Kashyapa marries thirteen daughters of Daksha: 1. […]

Tulsidas Jayanti 2023 | Goswami Tulsidas Jayanti

Tulsi Jayanti (Goswami Tulsidas Jayanti) is the birth anniversary of Tulsidas, the Hindu poet-saint who was renowned for his devotion for Lord Rama. In 2023, Tulsidas Jayanti date is August 23. Tulsidas was born on Shukla Paksha Saptami in Shravan month. Tulsidas was born to Hulsi and Atmaram Dubey at Rajapur in Chitrakuta, a village […]

Seven Saptarishis still visit Venkateshwara Swamy at Tirumala

Seven Saptarishis still visit Venkateshwara Swamy at Tirumala… During the start of Kaliyuga, when Lord Vishnu left his abode Vaikunta in order to settle down at the Holy Tirumala Hills, till the end of Kali Yuga, the seven great Saptarishis such as “Vashistha”, “Marichi”, “Pulastya”, “Pulaha”, “Atri”, “Angiras” and “Kratu”, felt very much worried, since […]

Agastya Maharshi | Author of ‘Agastya Samhita’, ‘Agastya Gita’

Agastya was a famous sage of Hinduism. His wife is Lopamudra. Sage Agastya is mentioned in Ramayana and Mahabharata. He is one among the Saptarishis, Seven Vedic Sages, and also one among the 18 Siddhars. It is believed that he has lived for over 5000 years. He is said to have lived in the Pothigai […]

Bhrigu Maharshi | Author of ‘Bhrigu Samhita’

Maharishi Bhrigu was one of the Prajapatis created by Lord Brahma. And it is believed that he was born in the present day Uttar Pradesh. He is the author of Bhrigu Samhita. Bhrigu is considered to be the best son of Lord Brahma, since he was born from the mind of Lord Brahma. And he […]

Dharmasamrat Karpatri Swami Jayanti 2023

Dharmasamrat Sri Karpatri Maharaj Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Swami Karpatri Maharaj. In 2022, Karpatri Maharaj Jayanti date is August 18. Swami Karpatri Ji Jayanti is celebrated with utmost gaiety and devotion in Uttar Pradesh and all other places of India. Swami Karpatri (1907–1982) was born in a village at Uttar Pradesh, and he […]

Namdev Maharaj Punyatithi 2023 | Sant Namadeva Maharaj Punya Tithi

Sant Namdev Maharaj

Namdev Maharaj Punyatithi is the death anniversary of Sant Namdev Maharaj, a staunch devotee of Lord Vithoba and propagator of Bhagawad Dharma. In 2023, Namdev Maharaj Punyatithi date is July 15. Namadeva Maharaj, one of the prominent Hindu dharma propagators in Maharashtra and western parts of India, was left his physical abode and joined the […]

Sage Ruru | Ruru Maharshi

Sage Ruru was mentioned in Mahabharata. He was the son of Pramati and Ghritachi, one of the beautiful and good natured Apsaras in the Indra Loka. Ruru’s consort was Pramadvara, and his son was Sunaka. Sage Ruru was mentioned in the Rig Veda, and he has also contributed some portions of texts in the Rig […]

Mahakavi Kalidas Din 2023 | Kalidas Divas

Mahakavi Kalidas Din (Kalidas Divas) is observed in Ashadh Month. In 2023, Kalidas Din date is June 19. It falls on Shukla Paksha Pratipada of Ashada Month as per Hindu calendar. As per Tamil calendar, it falls in Aani Masam, Midhunam Month of Malayalam calendar and Aashar Month in Bengali Panjika. Mahakavi Kalidas was a […]

Kabir Jayanti 2023

Kabir Jayanti is an auspicious day for Kabir Panth devotees, those who are the followers of Sant Kabirdas. In 2023, Kabir Jayanti date is June 4. Kabir Jayanti is observed on Jyeshta Purnima, Full Moon day in Jyeshta Month as per Hindu calendar. The followers of Sant Kabirdas take out big procession on this day […]

Vagambhrini | Rishika Vak Ambhrni | Composer of Devi Suktam

Vak Ambhrni was the mighty daughter of Rishi Ambhrina. She is also known as Vagambhrini, who is a famous female rishi, and her details are widely mentioned in the Rig Veda. She also contributed some portions of texts in the Rig Veda and in the Sama Veda (10.125). She wrote various mantras, which is still […]

Greatness of Divine Saints

Guru Raghavendra Swamy of Mantralayam

Guru Raghavendra and Shirdi Saibaba are considered as the two eyes for the Hindu devotees. Both are considered as the divine saviours who had took the avatars in this earth for reducing our sins, diseases and removing the fear from our mind. They are having the capability even to grant SALVATION to us, based on […]

Kashyapa Rishi Jayanti 2023

Kashyapa is one of the Saptarishis, Seven famed Sages in Hinduism. Kashyapa Rishi Jayanti is observed on Krishna Paksha Panchami in Jyeshta Month as per North Indian Hindi calendar. In 2023, Kashyapa Rishi Jayanti date is May 10. Kashyapa was one of the seven ancient sages (rishi) considered as Saptarishis in Rigveda, numerous Sanskrit texts […]

Tallapaka Annamacharya Jayanti Utsavams 2023 | Annamayya’s 615th Jayanti

The 615th Jayanti fete of Saint Poet Sri Tallapaka Annamacharya will be observed in big manner by TTD at Tirupati and Tallapaka from May 6-12, 2023. Annamacharya Project Director Sri Vibhishana Sharma is supervising the arrangements. ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC RELATION OFFICER, TTDs TIRUPATI మే 6 నుండి 12వ తేదీ వ‌ర‌కు అన్నమయ్య 615వ జయంతి ఉత్సవాలు తిరుపతి, […]

Philosophy of Sri Adi Sankaracharya

Shankaracharya

Sri Adi Sankara wrote Bhashyas or commentaries on the Brahma Sutras, the Upanishads and the Gita. The Bhashya on the Brahma Sutras is called Sareerik Bhasya. Sankara wrote commentaries on Sanat Sujatiya and Sahasranama Adhyaya. It is usually said, “For learning logic and metaphysics, go to Sankara’s commentaries; for gaining practical knowledge, which unfolds and […]

Shuka Muni | Maharshi Shukadeva | Shuka Brahma

Sage Shuka Maharishi was the son of the great sage Vyasa and the narrator of the Bhagavata Purana. The Bhagavata Purana contains the details of Shuka narrating the story of Bhagavata Purana to king Parikshit. He is also called as Shuka Brahma. According to the Mahabharata, Shuka was born with superior power. The Mahabharata tells […]

Sant Ravidas | Poet-Saint of Bhakti Movement

Shri Ravidas (1450-1520) was a Hindu Saint, famous poet and a spiritual guru who was worshipped in the North India. He was born in a village near Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. LIFE He was born in a family who were considered as untouchables. It is believed that Shri Ravidas was one of the disciples of the […]

Tukdoji Maharaj Jayanti 2023

Tukdoji Maharaj Jayanti is the birth Anniversary of Sant Tukdoji Maharaj (1909-1968). He was a spiritual guide from Maharashtra and popularly known for his Gramgeeta, a social literary work which describes real rural development. In 2023, Tukdoji Maharaj Jayanti date is April 30. Tukdoji Maharaj was born in 1909 in Yavali village of Amravati district […]

Narada Jayanthi 2023 | Devarshi Narad Jayanti

Narada Jayanthi is the birth anniversary of Sage Narada who is known as Brahma Manasa Putra. In 2023, Narada Jayanti date is May 6. It is observed on Vaishakha bahula Pratipada in South Indian calendars and Krishna Paksha Pratipada in Jyeshta month in North Indian Hindi calendars. Narada Muni is one of the prominent sages […]

Mahanambrata Brahmachari | Founder of Mahanam Sampradaya

Mahanambrata Brahmachari (1904-1999) was a Hindu saint who was the founder of the Mahanam Sampraday, and he lived in the present-day Bangladesh. He was a great scholar and expert in religious texts of Hinduism. His birth name was Bankim Dasgupta. He was born in a pious Brahmin family and he completed his primary studies nearby […]