Khatushyam | Barbarika | Khatushyamji Baliyadev | Shyam Baba

As per ancient legend, Khatushyam is the other name of Barbarika, the mighty son of Ghatotkacha and Mourvi.He is also fondly called by his devotees as Shyam Baba, and he is considered as a saviour god in this Kaliyuga by his devotees. He is mostly worshipped by the people in Rajasthan and Gujarat, and Barbarika […]

Taste the Essence of Bhakti

We must have to taste the essence of Bhakti in order to attain spiritual enlightenment. Bhakti gives lot of good changes in our life. We must always remember that without Bhakti there is no Mukti(Salvation). Bhakti cannot be attained within a short time. It must be developed in a step by step manner. Bhakti cannot […]

Be Happy even in Difficult Times

Yes. We have to be always happy even during the times of difficulties. As per the sayings of Lord Krishna in the Bhagavat Gita, “Don’t get upset for your problems. Problems are common occurrence in human’s life. You have to prepare yourself to face any kind of challenges in your life. Human’s life is uncertain. […]

Peacock in Hinduism | Vehicle of Subrahmanya Swamy

Lord Subramanya

The Peacocks are beautiful birds, and lives in the dense forests, bird sanctuaries and zoo. They are mentioned in Hindu Puranas, Vedas and ancient texts, and peacock is the divine vehicle of Lord Muruga. Peacocks are lovable creatures, who would give best fortunes in our life. By hearing its voice, and by seeing the dance, […]

Listening to spiritual discourses would enlighten us

Listening to spiritual discourses would enhance our soul, and we would get good spiritual experience. We would be able to know about the spiritual subjects in depth, and we would also get a good idea about the almighty. Parents should cultivate the habit of listening to spiritual discourses to their children from their young age […]

Spiritual Discourses

Listening to spiritual discourses would enhance our soul, and we would get good spiritual experience. We would be able to know about the spiritual subjects in depth, and we would also get a good idea about the almighty. Parents should cultivate the habit of listening to spiritual discourses to their children from their young age […]

Welcoming Maa Parvati to our Homes on Tuesdays, Chitra Pournami

Similar to welcoming Ma Lakshmi Devi to our homes on Fridays, we can also welcome Ma Parvati Devi to our homes on Tuesdays and on Chitra Pournami festival day, by drawing nice Kolams in our puja room, lighting of lamps, reciting mantras, and chanting of names of Ma Parvati Devi, and we have to decorate […]

Parrot in Hindu Dharma | Vehicle of Kamadev, Shuka Maharshi, Meenakshi Devi

Parrots are lovely birds, and they are strongly associated with Hinduism. Lord Kamadeva also called as Manmadha (Kamadev) and his vehicle is a parrot, the great Shuka Maharishi contains parrot head and Mata Meenakshi Amman at Madurai is holding a parrot in her right hand. Parrots are used for astrology purposes also, and generally the […]

Amman Satyanathan | Devotee of Raghavendra Swamy

Amman Satyanathan is an ardent devotee of Guru Raghavendra Swamy and he belongs to a pious Brahmin family. He wrote several devotional books and published it, and his books are available at “ARULMIGU AMMAN PATHIPPAGAM” He wrote and published 11 Parts of books, on the importance of Guru Raghavendra Swamigal. Apart from that, books about […]

Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama is a Tibetian Buddhist Spiritual leader, and at present he is residing in India. The present Dalai Lama name is Tenzin Gyatso, and his birth name is LhamoDhondup. He was born in the year 1935 in Tibetian Province. He is considered as a big spiritual leader in Tibet and also considered as an […]

Poverty & Unemployment – Worst Enemies of Mankind

Poverty and unemployment are the worst enemies of the mankind, and both sails in the sea in the same boat. Unemployment problems prevails in almost all the countries, and the reason is due to changes in economy, increase in commodity prices, inflation, change in rate of exchange, poor export and import policy and problems due […]

Ancient Martial Arts

Martial Art is an art of handling weapons. This type of art is in practice since the previous Dwapara Yuga. In the Mahabharata, it was mentioned, that Guru Dhrona taught Martial arts to the Pandavas and Kauravas during their young age. King Alexandar, Ashoka and Chandragupta were also well trained in martial arts, and due […]

Paapanaasam Sivan

Paapanaasam Sivan (1890-1973) was a famous Carnatic musician and singer. He got various Musical awards and also participated in the film industry. His songs were become very famous after the songs were sung by M. K. Thyagaraja Bhagavathar and M. S. Subbulakshmi in Tamil feature films. He was born at a village in Thanjavur, and […]

Bhajana Mandali

A Bhajana Mandali is a religious place for Hindus, who used to perform bhajans on deities, like Lord Krishna, Rama and Durga, and would perform puja, and distribute the holy Prasad items after the completion of puja. It can be considered similar to a small Hindu Temple, but mostly in Bhajana Mandalis, only the pictures […]

God’s Anger

The anger of the god is reflected in the form of the dreaded CORONA VIRUS. This was mainly happened, due to lack of faith and bhakti on the almighty. In general, god would never show his anger towards his own creations, but if we ignore him, and move in a selfish manner, then he has […]

Hinduism Cannot be destroyed by anyone

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Hinduism cannot be destroyed by anyone in this world. Some people who belong to other religions are trying to destroy this ancient religion, by making false remarks on Hinduism, and also by making derogatory comments on our deities. Some people belonging to some political parties are also attacking our religion, by commenting on our ancient […]

Yama Kinkaras | Divine Attendants of Lord Yama

Yama Kinkaras are also known as the divine attendants of Lord Yama, who reside in the Yama Loka, and serves sincerely and obediently to their boss Lord Yama. They contain the features of their master Lord Yama Dharma Maharaja, and they are discharging their duties in an excellent manner. They would never commit any mistakes […]

Shiva Pooja

Shiva Puja is an ancient practice adopted by the Hindus, wherein which, Shiva devotees used to worship Lord Siva whole heartedly by various methods like doing puja, offering flowers and Bilva leaves, doing meditation and performing abhishekam to the holy Shiva Lingam. In ancient Puranas, we can find that lot of demons and kings have […]

Kathakali, Dance form of Kerala

Kathakali is an ancient dance form, which is mostly practiced in Kerala, and this type of dance in mentioned in some of our holy texts of Hinduism. This dance would be mostly performed by male dance professionals by wearing rich costumes and nice face covers. Kathakali provides good entertainment to all types of people, irrespective […]

Goshala (Gaushala)

Goshalas are the safety shelters for cows in India. Goshalas aims on taking care of cows in a proper manner, since cows are considered as the sacred animal in Hinduism. Goshalas are established in India from 19th century onwards. The main aim of the people working in Goshalas is to rescue the wandering cows and […]