Neemach Mata Ji Temple, Udaipur

Shri Neemach Mata Ji Temple is a famous temple situated near Fateh Sagar Lake of Diwali area of Udaipur city in Rajasthan. The temple was built in 1952-1680 by the Majarana Ranjeet Singh I. Royal family of Maharana worship her as his clan goddess. The deity of the temple is considered to be very powerful […]

Banashankari Temple, Bangalore

Rahukala Puja at Banashankari Temple Bangalore

Banashankari Temple in Bangalore is one of the popular temples in the city of gardens, Bengaluru in Karnataka. Goddess Banashankari is an aspect of Maa Shakti. Banashankari temple of Bangalore dates back to the year 1915. It was founded by Somanna Shetty, a devotee of Banashankari Amma. B Somannasetty brought a deity of Amma from Badami, in […]

Mandapur Shanighat Temple | Shani Temple in Medak district (Telangana)

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Mandapur Shanighat temple, Parvathi Parameshwara Shanighat Temple, located in Kondapur mandal of Medak district is one of the popular Shani temples in Andhra Pradesh. Wargal Shani temple is another Shani Mandir located in Medak district. The important aspect of this temple is – here Shani is worshipped along with Parvathi Parameshwar (Lord Shiva and Parvathi). […]

Ayodhya Ram Mandir Design Images | Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra

Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Ayodhya Mandir design.. Ram Temple will be built in Nagara style architecture. Shri Ram Janmabhoomi is the Holy place, which is believed to be the birth place of Lord Rama, an avatar of Lord Vishnu. As per the great epic Ramayana, Rama’s birthplace is located on the banks of the Holy Sarayu […]

Shri Ram Janmabhoomi | Ayodhya Ram Mandir

Shri Ram Janmabhoomi is the Holy place, which is believed to be the birth place of Lord Rama, an avatar of Lord Vishnu. As per the great epic Ramayana, Rama’s birthplace is located on the banks of the Holy Sarayu River in the city of Ayodhya. Few hundred years back, at the present place of […]

Hamsaladeevi Venugopalaswamy Temple

Hamsaladeevi Venugopalaswamy Temple is an ancient temple in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh. The presiding deities of Hamsaladeevi Temple are – Sri Rukmini Satyabhama Sametha Sri Venugopalaswamy (Lord Krishna). The river Krishna branches in to two streams at Puligadda near Avanigadda. The eastern stream empties into the Bay of Bengal at Palakayi Tippa, 5 kilometres […]

Raghavendra Aradhana 2020 | Guru Raghavendra Swamy Aradhanotsavam – 349th Mahotsavalu of Raghavendra Swamy

Guru Raghavendra Swamy of Mantralayam

Raghavendra Aradhana or Guru Raghavendra Swamy Aradhanotsavam in 2020 is the 349th annual celebrations of Mahotsavam of Raghavendra Swamy. In 2020, Raghavendra Aradhana Utsavalu begins on August 4 and ends on August 6. Raghavendra Aradhana Utsavalu is the commemoration of Raghavendra theerthas Jeeva Samadhi at Brindavan in Mantralayam. Raghavendra Theertha entered into the Brindavan (tomb) […]

Vindhyachal Vindhyavasini Devi Temple, Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh

Vindhyavasini Devi Temple of Vindhyachal near Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh, is a powerful Shakti peeth well-known for its sanctity and spiritual energy. The temple is situated on the banks of River Ganga. Thousands of pilgrims visit the temple everyday. Large number of devotees gather at Vindhyavasini shrine during the festivals of Chaitra Navratri (March – April) […]

Audumbar Datta Temple | Sri Kshetra Audumbar

Audumbar Datta Temple (Sri Kshetra Audumbar) is one of the popular temples of Lord Dattatreya. Audumbar Dattatreya Mandir is located in Sri Kshetra Audumbar in Sangli district of Maharashtra. Audumbar Sri Kshetra Temple is said to have been built in the honor of Narasimha Saraswati Swamy, the second incarnation of Lord Dattatreya. Gangadhar Saraswathi’s Shree […]

Festivals at Idagunji Ganesh Temple

Festivals at Idagunji Ganesh Temple – Here is the list of important festivals celebrated at Idagunji Mhatobar Shree Vinayaka Devaru Temple, Karnataka. Apart from Monthly Sankashti Chaturthi, Masika Vinayaka Chaturthi, there are many major festivals celebrated with grandeur at this temple. Makara Sankranthi Makara Sankranthi is celebrated in the month of ‘Magha’.Sankranthi is a harvest […]

Ghanta in Temple | Temple Bell

Ghanta is the other name for ritual bell used in the Hindu religious places and in the homes of Hindu devotees. The ringing of the bell produces the sound of “OM”. ‘Om’ is an eternal, universal sound, the Brahman and it denotes the supreme spirit, also called as almighty. Hindu temples generally have one big […]

Gopuram | Temple Gopuram | Temple Towers

A Gopuram is an entrance tower, and it is located at the entrance of the Hindu temples, and it also forms part of the temples. Kalashams would be found at the top of the Gopuram. The towering structure located towards the centre of the temple is the Vimanam. Temple Gopuram is constructed as per the […]

Temple Vahanas | Vehicles of Processional Deities

Temple Vahanas would be found before the idol of the deities. Lord Nandikeshwara would be seated in a good looking posture, and he would keep on watching the idol of his divine master Lord Shiva, without even blinking his eyes. Similarly Lord Garuda also used to appear before the idol of Lord Vishnu. In Murugan […]

Yearly Sevas in Horanadu Annapoorneshwari Temple

Here is the list of Yearly sevas in Horanadu Annapoorneshwari Temple, Chikkamagaluru, Karnataka. Yearly Sevas Varshika Seva The minimum amount to be payable for yearly seva is Rs. 2000-00 The period of yearly seva is 4 years only. Annadana for 25 persons will be performed on a particular day every year up to 4 years […]

Ancient Temple Inscriptions

Ancient temple inscriptions are found in most of the ancient temple walls, and also the inscriptions would be carved out in stones also. And they would give the correct picture about the details of the temple history like the name of the builder, construction date and the period of completion etc. Generally ancient temples were […]

Dwajasthambam | Bali Peetam

A Dwajasthambam also called as kodimaram is a flagstaff, which is found in most of the Hindu temples. When we enter into the temple we can find the Bali Peetam situated near the Dwajasthambam. The word Bali means “Sacrifice”. Unfortunately, the meaning has been misunderstood and people used to sacrifice the animals inside the temple […]

Thirumanancheri Temple | Marriage Temple | Kalyanasundareswarar Temple

Thirumanancheri temple is famous for marriage related activities. Those who do not get married or if their marriage gets delayed due to any reason, if they visit this temple, and pray to the deities, surely they will get their marriage finished quickly due to the grace of Lord Shiva and Parvati. According to legend, once […]

Garbhagriha | Sanctum Sanctorum of Temple

Garbhagriha is the main Sanctum of the chief deity of the temple. Although the term is related mainly with Hindu temples, it is also associated with Jain and Buddhist temples.The room has a single entrance, without any windows. It is usually constructed in a spacious manner, in order to be seen by the worshippers outside. […]

Vijayawada Temple Pavitrotsavalu 2020

‘Vijayawada Temple Pavithrothsavams’ is observed in Shravana Masam during Shravana Pournami (Rakhi Purnima). In 2020, Vijayawada Temple Pavithrothsavams begins on 1 August and ends on 4 August. Kanakadurga Temple of Vijayawada (Durga Malleshwara Swamy Devasthanam) is one of the most famous Temples in Andhra Pradesh. It is the second largest temple in the state after […]

Temple Endowment Schemes

Nowadays temple endowment schemes are gaining more popularity amongst the devotees. Among the endowment schemes offered in various temples, endowment schemes introduced by TTD Devasthanams have been attracted by several lakhs of devotees. Among the endowment schemes in TTD, Nitya Annadanam Scheme is welcomed by the devotees, since after having the darshan of the Lord […]