Abhimanyu Samantasinhara

Abhimanyu Samantasinhara (1760–1806) was a famous Odia poet, and he was born in a village at Jajpur. He has written many devotional songs, and wrote poems about Radha-Krishna love, and he was a staunch devotee of Lord Krishna.It is believed that Abhimanyu was born due to the grace of Lord Krishna, and he had started […]

Swami Anand Ji Maharaj

Swami Anand Ji Maharaj (20th century AD) was a famous saint in Kashmir. His disciples offer daily prayers to him,at his Ashram in Janunu, Jammu and Kashmir, and perform daily Puja. He used to give advice to his disciples to remove anger, lust and fear from them. He was a perfect Guru and changed the […]

Baba Hardasram | Sindhi Sant

Sant Baba Hardasram was a great Sindhi Saint, and he was born during the year 1904, at a village in Nawabshah District at Pakistan. He studied well at his young age, and after finishing his studies, he worked as a Government school teacher. While he was undergoing pilgrimage to various holy places, he met his […]

Onasadya: Grand feast of Onam

Onam is the state festival of Kerala. It is celebrated with great enthusiasm and zest by the Malayalees all over the world. While Thiruvonam (the tenth day) is the most important day of the festival, the celebrations at some places continue until chatayam (twelfth day). The festival is marked by elaborate rituals, feast, socializing, games […]

MahaBali’s Battle with Indra & Acquiring Indra’s Possessions

Legends indicate that in the first battle between Bali and Indra, Bali was not beheaded and that the Brahmin Sukracarya had used the “ “Mritra sanjeevani” (which can only be used on non-beheaded bodies) to revive him. Also according to texts such as Abhinanda’s Rāmaćarita, Bali was yet to achieve Indra’s throne as a consequence […]

संतान प्राप्ति के प्रयोग करें जन्माष्टमी के दिन | Childless Couple ke liye Achuk Upay

श्री कृष्णा जन्माष्टमी संतान प्राप्ति की कामना हेतु प्रयोग के लिए एक अद्भुत अवसर है| श्रवण पूर्णिमा के बाद कृष्णा पक्ष अष्टमी दिन मानते है श्री कृष्णा जन्माष्टमी पर्व. यह पर्व उन लोगों के लिए विशेष मुहूर्त का दिन भी है, जो संतान की अभिलाषा रखते है और इस हेतु कोई साधना या प्रयोग या […]

Srinivasa Ramanujan | Srinivasa Ramanujan Aiyangar

Srinivasa Ramanujan (1887-1920), was born in Erode in the year 1887, and he was a famous mathematician whose contributions in the field of Mathematics helped lot of mathematicians to solve their problems easily. At his young age itself, he used to study Mathematics related books, and quickly grasped various calculations and theorems. Due to his […]

Upset Hindus urge Virginia firm to withdraw Lord Ganesh mini-skirt & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Toano (Virginia, USA) headquartered Enlighten Clothing Company (ECC) for immediate withdrawal of “Ganesh Balance Mini Skirt” carrying images of Hindu deity Lord Ganesh; calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Lord Ganesh was highly revered in Hinduism and was meant […]

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 […]

Quotes of Swami Vivekananda on Mistakes & errors in Life

Here are some quotes of Swami Vivekananda on our mistakes. He says mistakes and errors are the most common things in our life. We need to move on by learning from them. Here are the quotes of Swami Vivekananda.. “Our mistakes have a place here. Go on! Do not look back if you think you […]

History of Onam Festival

Story goes that during the reign of mighty asura (demon) king, Mahabali, Kerala witnessed its golden era. Everybody in the state was happy and prosperous and king was highly regarded by his subjects. Apart from all his virtues, Mahabali had one shortcoming. He was egoistic. This weakness in Mahabali’s character was utilized by Gods to […]

When King Mahabali Left Earth?

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When King Mahabali Left Earth? What is the story of Mahabali leaving the Earth? By practicing atmanivedanam, mahabali Bali obtained Moksha, as illustrated by old Indian scripts and scriptures. By reading Sri Rūpa Gosvāmīs Bhakti-rasāmrta-sindhu, we get acquaintance that Sri Krishna stated that Mahabali approached Him. From Adhatya Ramayana, we acquire the further information that […]

कौन सी गलतिया करने से कौन सी ग्रह देती है अशुभ फल | Nine Planets & bad results for your wrong deeds

कौन सी गलतिया करने से कौन सी ग्रह देती है अशुभ फल | Nine Planets & bad results for your wrong deeds? Here is an analysis on how can each planet give bad results based on your various mistakes.. Sun When a native evades any sort of tax money or troubles any being, Sun gives […]

Puranas | Ashtadasha Puranas | 18 Puranas | MahaPuranas

The word Puranas covers a wide range of topics and it is mainly composed in Sanskrit, but also in Tamil and other Indian languages, and these are focused the major Hindu deities such as Vishnu, Shiva and Devi and narrates their importance. There are 18 Puranas and have been important in the Hindu culture. All […]

Dhanvantari | Bhagavan Dhanvantari

Dhanvantari is an Ayurvedic god, and worshipped widely all over indiaas a god of medicine. He has emerged from the Ocean with Amirtha (Divine immortal drink of the devas) on his hand. Lord Dhanvantari’s birthday is celebrated as Dhanteras all over India, especially by north Indians.This festival will be celebrated before Deepavali, and mainly by […]

Balapur Ganesh 2020 | Balapur Ganesh Utsava Samithi Ganapathi 2020

Balapur Ganesh 2020 (Balapur Ganesh Utsava Samithi Ganapathi) is one of the most revered Ganapati Pandals in Hyderabad. In 2020, Ganesh Chaturthi Navaratri utsavams begins on August 22 with Vinayaka Chavithi Prathama Pooja and ends on September 1 with Vinayaka Nimajjanam. Balapur Ganesh Utsava Samithi was first established in 1980 and was the first ganesh […]

Khairatabad Ganesh 2020 | 9-feet ‘Dhanvantari Narayana Maha Ganapati’ idol

Khairatabad Ganesh Utsava Samathi has decided to install a 9-feet Ganesh idol for this Ganesh Chaturthi utsavams. In 2020, Ganesh Chaturthi utsavams begins on August 22 with Vinayaka Chavithi and ends on September 1 with Ganesh Nimajjanam (Anantha Chaturdashi). The idol of Ganesh would be erected at a lower height this year in view of […]

Annada Ekadashi, 15 August 2020 | Aja Ekadashi

Lord Vishnu

15 August 2020 is Annada Ekadashi, Aja Ekadashi, Ananda Ekadasi. It falls on Krishna Paksha Ekadashi in Bhadrapada month as per North Indian Hindi calendar & in Shravan month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars. Annada Ekadashi vrat katha or the story of Aja Ekadashi is mentioned in Brahma vaivarta Purana. This vrat […]

Adi Shankara | Adi Shankaracharya

Shankaracharya

Adi Shankaracharya, was the saint who advocated ‘Advaita Vedanta’ in India. He wrote commentaries on Brahma Sutras and Bhagavad Gita. He explained the difference between Hinduism and Buddhism, stating that Hinduism tells “Atman (Soul, Self) exists”, while Buddhism tells that there is “no Soul, no Self”. Shankara travelled across India to advocate his philosophy through […]

Simha Sankranti 2020 | Simha Sankramana Timings

Simha Sankranti (Simha Sankramana) is the day when Surya Bhagavan transits through or enters into Simha Rashi (Leo) from Karkataka Rashi (Cancer). In 2020, Simha Sankranti date is August 16. Simha Sankranti Punyakalam Timings Simha Sankranti Sankramana Time – 6.28 PM, 16 August 2020 16 August 2020 – Simha Sankranti (Sun enters into Simha Rashi) […]