Bhavishya Purana

The Bhavishya Purana is one of the eighteen sacred puranas, which was written in Sanskritby the great sage Sri Veda Vyasa, who is also an amsha of Lord Vishnu. Worshipping Sri Vyasa Bhagavan is similar to worshipping Lord Vishnu, since both of them are considered as one and the same. Bhavishya Purana contains the details […]

Brahmanda Purana

The Brahmanda Purana is a holy purana, and it is considered as one among the eighteen sacred puranas, and this purana is also believed to be the work of Sri Veda Vyasa. In Brahmanda Purana, the holy features of Lord Brahma were mentioned, about his various creations in the universe, and about his creations of […]

Markandeya Purana

The Markandeya Purana is a holy Purana and it was written by the great sage Sri Veda Vyasa in Sanskrit, and it is considered as one of the best text among the eighteen puranas. Maharishi Markandeya is still living in this world by doing penance in the Himalayas, and he looks like a young boy, […]

Panchang | 6 October 2020

Panchang of 6 October 2020 displays Tithi of 6 October 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 6 October 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, अधिक आश्विन मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, चतुर्थी तिथि, कृत्तिका नक्षत्र, सिद्धि योग, कौलव करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:23 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:05 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)21:04 Chandrastama (Moonset)09:52 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna […]

Panchang | 5 October 2020

Panchang of 5 October 2020 displays Tithi of 5 October 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 5 October 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, अधिक आश्विन मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, तृतीया तिथि, भरनी नक्षत्र, वज्र योग, बव करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:23 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:06 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)20:26 Chandrastama (Moonset)09:00 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna […]

Panchang | 4 October 2020

Panchang of 4 October 2020 displays Tithi of 4 October 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 4 October 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, अधिक आश्विन मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, द्वितीय तिथि, अश्विनी नक्षत्र, हर्षण योग, वणिज करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:23 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:07 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)19:51 Chandrastama (Moonset)08:09 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna […]

Hindu temples reopening in Harare with protocols

Two Hindu temples in Harare (Zimbabwe), run by The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH), which have been closed for few months due to COVID-19, are opening again on September 26 with various protocols. Temperature of each person entering the premises of the Hindoo Society will be taken and hands will be sanitized at the entrance. Individuals […]

Dismayed Hindus awaiting over a year to display Gita at Manchester Veterans Hospital

Despite claims of U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) of “inclusivity” and “religious liberty”, disheartened Hindus are still awaiting permission to display ancient Hindu scripture Bhagavad-Gita on the entrance lobby table at Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) in Manchester (New Hampshire), despite making various requests starting September five, 2019. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who […]

Panchang | 3 October 2020

Panchang of 3 October 2020 displays Tithi of 3 October 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 3 October 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, अधिक आश्विन मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, द्वितीय तिथि, रेवती नक्षत्र, व्याघात योग, गरज करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:22 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:08 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)19:17 Chandrastama (Moonset)07:19 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna […]

Panchang | 2 October 2020

Panchang of 2 October 2020 displays Tithi of 2 October 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 2 October 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, अधिक आश्विन मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, प्रतिपदा तिथि, रेवती नक्षत्र, ध्रुव योग, कौलव करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:22 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:09 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)18:46 Chandrastama (Moonset)06:30 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna […]

Panchang | 1 October 2020

Panchang of 1 October 2020 displays Tithi of 1 October 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 1 October 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, अधिक आश्विन मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, पूर्णिमा तिथि, उत्तरभाद्र नक्षत्र, वृद्धि योग, बव करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:22 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:10 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)18:14 Chandrastama (Moonset)00:00 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla […]

Panchang | 30 September 2020

Panchang of 30 September 2020 displays Tithi of 30 September 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 30 September 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, अधिक आश्विन मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, चतुर्दशी तिथि, पूर्वभाद्र नक्षत्र, गण्ड योग, वणिज करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:21 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:11 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)17:42 Chandrastama (Moonset)29:40 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla […]

Mourvi | Wife of Ghatotkacha

Mourvi was the consort of Ghatotkacha and the mother of Sri Anjanaparvana, and her in-laws were Bhima and Hidimba. During the Kurukshetra War, her son Anjanaparvana was killed by Ashwatthama. Mourvi was a Naga Princess, and she was considered as a chaste, pious and a good natured woman, and she was mentioned in the Mahabharata.She […]

Hema | Apsarasa in Indra’s court

Hema served as a celestial dancer in the court of Lord Indra, and her details were mentioned in Ramayana. She was married with Maya, and they had two sons, Mayavi and Dundubhi, and a daughter Mandodari, consort of Ravana. After giving birth to them, she returned to heaven. Apsaras Hema lives in the Indra Loka […]

Surasa in Ramayana

Surasa is a female goddess, and she is considered as the mother of snakes. She appears in Ramayana, and she tested Lord Hanuman, while he was on his way to Lanka in search of Mata Sita. According to legend, Surasa is one of the daughters of Lord Daksha, the mind born son of Lord Brahma, […]

Garuda Purana

Garuda Purana is one of the Puranas, and it is known as Garuda Purana,since this purana is based on the dialogue between Lord Garuda and Lord Vishnu about human life.It was narrated by Garuda to Rishi Kashyapa, and it was written in a good manner by Sage Vedavyasa during the previous Dwapara Yuga. Garuda Purana […]

Agapai Siddhar

Agapai Siddhar is considered as a gem among the Siddhars, since he was very much worried about the sufferings of the humans. Through his wonderful songs, he asks us to meditate on Lord Shiva, sing his songs and praise his glory in order to lead a sinless and a peaceful life. It is believed that […]

Plan to convert theater to a Hindu temple recommended in Alabama’s Hoover

The Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission, in its September 14 meeting, reportedly recommended approval of a Hindu temple in a former 38,000-square-foot theater in Hoover (Alabama). This Hindu temple proposal, requested by Pritesh Patel on a property owned by BAPS Birmingham, will now be forwarded to Hoover City Council for final nod. Besides the sanctuary, […]

Adhik Maas 2020 begins | Purushottam Maas – 18 September 2020 | Adhika Masam

In Hindu calendar 2020 (2020-2021), Adhik Maas (Purushottam Maas, Mal Maas, Adhika Masam), an extra month in Chandramana Panchangam (Lunar Calendars). Adhik Maas begins on 18 September and ends on 16 October as per North Indian Hindi calendars, Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada & Telugu calendars. Why Adhik Month comes? A lunar year has 354 days while […]