Polala Amavasya 2020 | Poleramma Vratham in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana

Polala Amavasya is an important vratham dedicated to Goddess Poleramma. It is observed on Shravana Amavasya, No Moon day in Shravana masam in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. In 2020, Polala Amavasya date is August 18. Married women observe Polala Amavasya vratam for better health and longer life of their children. Goddess Poleramma or Pochamma is […]

Polala Amavasya Vratha Katha, Story

Polala Amavasya is observed on Shravana Amavasya, No Moon day in Shravana Masam in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and some parts of Karnataka. Here is the story associated with this vratham…. Once there used to live seven brothers. All of them had children. The wives of all the seven brothers wished to perform the Polala Amavasysa […]

Saptapuri Amavasya 2020

Saptapuri Amavasya is observed on Bhadrapada Amavasya (No Moon in Bhadrapada Month). In 2020, Saptapuri Amavasya date is August 18. It is observed mainly in Puri Jagannath Temple. Huge quantities of sweets known as Saptapuri Tada are offered to the deities. The legend of Saptapuri Amavasya is associated with Alam Chandi Temple. Lord Jagannath sends […]

Lord Varchas | Son of Chandra Dev & Rohini

Lord Varchas is the lovely son of Lord Chandra and his beloved consort Rohini, a famous star goddess. During the previous Dwaparayuga, as per the wishes of Lord Vishnu, Chandra’s son Varchas had taken the birth of Abhimanyu. Abhimanyu was killed in the Kurukshetra war at the age of 16. After his death, he again […]

Shravan Purnima (Shravana Pournami), Full Moon Day in Sawan Month

Shravan Purnima or Shravana Pournami, the Poornima day in Shravan month (July – August), is one of the most auspicious days as per Hinduism. Many auspicious pujas and rituals are observed during Sravana Purnima. In 2020, Shravan Purnima date is August 3. On the day of Shravan Purnima, Raksha bandhan is celebrated as a fond […]

Swami Raghavacharya Ji Maharaj

Swami Raghavacharya is one of the famous scholars of Bihar. He founded many institutions like Ayurveda College, Ramanujacharya Mutt, Vedic Schools and Poor feeding centres. Apart from this, Swamiji propagated the Narayana Bhakti amongst the people throughout India. He died before few years. His famous disciple Munna Pandey explained the greatness of Swami and about […]

Radhanath Swami | ‘Bhakti Yoga practitioner’ & Spiritual Teacher

Radhanath Swami was born in the year 1950, and he is a saint, Krishna devotee and a devotional writer. His birth name was Richard Slavin. Being born as a Christian, he was inspired by the teachings of Sri Prabhupada, and due to that, he had dedicated himself in doing service to Lord Krishna. He had […]

Kindama Rishi | Sage who cursed King Pandu

As per the great epic Mahabharata, Kindama was a rishi who lived in the dense forests. Kindama was a very holy sage and he lived in his hermitage along with his consort. Though he was an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva, and got great meditative powers through his penance, he was interested in enjoying physical comforts, and […]

Lord Ganesha, his two wives – Riddhi & Siddhi

Lord Ganesha, his two wives – Riddhi & Siddhi, story and significance of Lord Ganesha and his two wives Riddhi and Siddhi.. Gurudev, yesterday you spoke at length about Lord Ganesha. It is said that Lord Ganesha has two wives or consorts: Riddhi and Siddhi. What is the significance behind this? In our country, we […]

Ruchi Muni (Sage Ruchi)

Sage Ruchi was an ancient rishi, and he lived during the Treta Yuga. He was mentioned in ancient texts and in Vedas, and he was considered as a holy rishi, who had fully controlled his senses and performed meditation on the Trimurtis. He used to live in the forest at his ashram, and also had […]

July 2020 Amavasya Tharpanam Sankalpam Mantras

Tharpana Sankalpam mantras for Amavasya July 2020 – Amavasya Pitru Tharpana Sankalapa mantras July 2020.. 20 July 2020 is Sarva Amavasya / Darsh Amavasya. This is Shravan Amavasya in North Indian Hindi calendars, Ashada Amavasya in Amavasyant calendars, Aadi Amavasai in Tamil calendars, Karkidaka Masa Karthu Vavu in Malayalam calendars & Shraban Maas Amabashya in […]

The purpose of Human birth (Manava Janma Uddeshya)

This precious human life is in variably wasted by many because they go about without any aim. On the other hand, it is necessary for everyone to take a form decision to think good, act in a positive manner and do only noble deeds. While political activities many result in creating divisive tendencies, and scientific […]

How to get Moksha & Jeevan Mukti?

How to get Moksha & Jeevan Mukti? It is said that energy cannot be created or destroyed, then how can one get moksha? What does jeevan mukti mean? Moksha is a drop merging in the ocean. It cannot make the ocean disappear, nor the drop stop its existence totally. The drop merges in the ocean […]

Durvashtami 2020 | Durvashtami Vrat

Durvashtami puja or Durvashtami vrata is observed on the eighth day of Shukla Paksha in Bhadrapad maas. In 2020, Durvashtami vrata date is August 26. This vrata is mainly dedicated to Durva grass blades. On this day Lord Ganesha and Goddess Parvati (Gauri) are worshipped with Durva grass blades. Devotees also observe fasting or upvaas on […]

Bheemana Amavasya 2020 | Bhima Amavasya Vrata in Karnataka

Bheemana Amavasya (Bhima Amavasya or Jyoti Bheemeswara Vrata / Pathi Sanjivani Puja) is observed on Ashada Amavasy in Karnataka. In 2020, Bheemana Amavasya date is July 20. Married women perform the vrata for better health and longer life of their husband. Women worship the divine couple, Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, on this Amavasy day. […]

Panchang | 10 July 2020 Panchangam

Panchang of 10 July 2020 – Tithi on 10 July 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Panchangam, Auspicious Time 10 July 2020, Chandrodaya Timings on 10 July 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, श्रावण मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, पंचमी तिथि, पूर्वभाद्र नक्षत्र, सौभाग्य योग, गरज करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:52 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:12 Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 23:10 Chandrastama (Moonset) 10:19 Today’s Panchangam […]

Panchang | 9 July 2020

Panchang of 9 July 2020 displays Tithi of 9 July 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Moonrise Time, Auspicious Time, Inauspicious Timings of 9 July 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, श्रावण मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, चतुर्थी तिथि, शतभिषा नक्षत्र, आयुष्मान योग, कौलव करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:51 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:12 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)22:35 Chandrastama (Moonset)09:26 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha […]