Sringeri Temple Subrahmanya Shashthi Festival

Sri Subrahmanya Shashthi was celebrated at Sringeri on December 2, 2019. Pavamana Abhisheka and Rudra Abhisheka were performed at the shrine of Sri Balasubrahmanya swamy located on the northern banks of the river Tunga. Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Vidhushekhara Bharati Sannidhanam had Darshan at the temple at noon. Mahamangalarati to Sri Balasubrahmanya Swamy took place […]

Ghati Subramanya Temple | Famous Subrahmanya Temple in Karnataka

Ghati Subramanya swamy temple is one of the popular temples dedicated to Lord Subramanya in Karnataka. The temple is located near Doddaballapur about 60 Kms from Bangalore. Lord Lakshmi Narasimha is also consecrated in Ghati temple. Subramanya idol is considered as Swayambhu vigraha i.e. self originated. The most significant feature of this temple is Lord […]

Jagdish Temple, Vastu Sastra’s finest example

Jagdish temple is a very famous temple of Udaipur, Rajasthan. It is the temple which is one of the largest temples of the Udaipur and it is dedicated to God Vishnu and Goddess Laxmi. The temple is constructed in 1651 AD by the then ruler of Udaipur, Maharaja Jagat Singh I. It is constructed following […]

Khatushyam Temple, Rajasthan

Khatushyam temple is a very famous temple which is dedicated to lord Krishna and located at Khatu town of Sikar district of Indian State Rajasthan. Actually the temple belongs to Barbarika, son of Ghatotkack, who obtained a born from the Shri Krishna that he, in Kalyuga, would be worshipped by the name of Shri Krishna […]

Margasira Maasa Utsavam 2019 at Kanakamahalakshmi Temple in Vizag

Margasira Masam utsavam in 2019 at Kanakamahalakshmi temple, Vizag dates – 27 November, December 5, December 12, December 19 and December 26. Celebrations and rituals are celebrated throughout the month of Margashiram at the temple. Actually, the Margashira Masostavam 2019 begins on 27 November. A month-long festivities are celebrated at the temple. Festivities begin in […]

Karauli Kaila Devi Temple – Mahatva (Significance)

Kaila Devi, a Hindi temple, is situated on the bank of Kalisil River in the Karauli district of Indian state Rajasthan. It is located in the hill of Trikut which is 2 km to the north west of Kaila village. The Goddess of prosperity and wealth, Maha Laxmi, here is known and worshipped as Kaila […]

Kalika Mata Temple Chittorgarh Fort, Rajasthan

Kalika Mata is one of the famous temples of Rajathan located within the Chittorgargh fort and also one of the 51 Shaktipeeths. It is an ancient temple which is visited by thousands of devotees every day. Kalika Mata temple, as name intimates, is dedicated to Ma Kali also known as Bhadra Kali who is believed […]

Govind Dev Ji Temple, Jaipur

Temple of Lord Shri Govind Dev Ji is a very famous Hindu temple situated in City Palace Complex of Jaipur of Rajasthan. As Lord Krishna is known by many names through his devotees, Govind is also one of the famous names of Lord Krishna so the temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna. The king Sawai […]

History of Govind Dev Ji Temple

Lord Shri Govind Dev Ji’s temple of Jaipur Rajasthan has a very prominent place as the other important temples of Lord Krishna in Vrindavan Mathura or rest of India. As the image of Lord Shri Govind Dev Ji, according to popular legend, is said to be exactly as lord Krishna was, because it was drawn […]

Ratri Jagran at Kalika Mata Temple, Chittorgarh fort

Kalika Mata Temple of Chittorgarh fort, Rajasthan is also known as Devi Mata temple which is one of the most famous temples of Chittorgarh, Rajasthan. It is an ancient temple which has thousands of devotees coming from every corner of India. It is also a famous tourist site so it is also visited by many […]

Sakshi Ganapathi Temple, Srisailam

Sakshi Ganapathi Temple near Srisailam is one of the famous temples around Srisailam to visit during the Mallikarjuna Yatra. It is a small shrine located about 3 km from Srisailam and frequented by pilgrims since ancient times. The traditional belief is that the Ganapathi in this temple keeps regular account of all the pilgrims to tender ‘Sakshyam’ […]

Hatakeswaram Temple near Srisailam

Hatakeswaram Temple is on the way to Srisailam of about 5 Km away in a serene atmosphere. According to some legends at this place God Siva appeared to a potter devotee in Atika (Piece of Pot) and hence named as Atikeswaram and later it became as Hatakeswaram. As per another legend the name to this […]

Murudeshwar Temple of Karnataka, the Tallest Gopuram Temple

Murudeshwar Temple

Murudeshwar Temple is located Bhatkal taluk of Uttar Kannada district, in the state of Karnataka. Dedicated to Lord Murudeshwar , an incarnation of Lord Shiva , it is located at a distance of 165kms from Mangalore. The town lies between Honnavara and Bhatkal on the coast of the Arabian Sea. It is also a beautiful […]

Naga Devata Temples in Hyderabad

Here are the addresses of Naga Devata Temples in Hyderabad.. Naga Panchami (Nagula Panchami) and Naga Chaturthi (Nagula Chavithi) are the important festivals celebrated at these temples. List of some Naga Devata Temples in Hyderabad Naga Devatha Temple, Subhodaya Nagar, Alwal, Secunderabad, Telangana 500010 Sree Nagadevatha Sree Narayanaswamy, Sreelasree Jayalakshimi Amma Gurusthanam, Thirumalagiri, Secunderabad – 500 […]

How & When did the 12 Jyotirlingas (Dwadasha Jyothirlingams) come into existence?

How, When did the 12 Jyotirlingas (Dwadasha Jyothirlingams) come into existence? And what is the importance of Pilgrimage? To this doubt raised by one of the devotee in his Satsang, Sri Sri Ravishankar, the Founder of Art of Living, giving explanation in his own words… See, every Jyotirlingam has a different story behind how it came to […]

Sthala Puranam of Vemulawada Shiva Temple

Vemulawada Rajarajeshwara Swamy Temple is a revered Shiva Temple in Andhra Pradesh. Here is the story, legend or the Sthala Puranam of Vemulawada Temple…. Bhavishyothara Purana mentions that the Sun-God [Surya Bhagavan] recovered from disability by praying at the shrine here and so this shrine is termed “Bhaskara Kshethram”. And, Indra- the King of Astadikpalaka […]

Sthala Puranam of Komuravelli Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple

Komuravelli Temple

One day Lord Mallikarjuna came in a dream of a shepherded and informed him that he made the hill Indrakeeladri and enshrined in it in a Putta Matti(Soft earth ) to fulfill the desires of the devotees. There is a staunch belief among the devotees that their desires are fulfilled by worshipping the deity Sri […]

Pavitrotsavam at Nagalapuram Vedanarayana Swamy Temple

The annual Pavitrotsavams in Sri Vedavalli Sametha Sri Vedanarayana Swamy temple at Nagalapuram will be observed on November 22 and 23. On the first day evening,  Ankurarpanam will be performed while on November 23,  snapana tirumanjanam, pavitra samarpana and in the evening Mahapurnahuti will be observed. On Thursday evening, JEO Sri Basanth Kumar released the […]