Auspicious Time for Pithru Tharpana Shraddha rituals

What is the¬†Auspicious Time for Pithru Tharpana Shraddha rituals? Morning, afternoon or evening.. which is the best muhurat or time for Pitru Tharpan rituals? On Shraddh tithi, the time period which is very much satisfactory for pitru devatas is ‘Kuthapa Vela’. This is the eighth muhurtham in a day. Generally, Kuthapa vela falls between 11.36 […]

Manvantaras: What is a Manvantara?

Manvantaras: What is a Manvantara? What is the importance of Manvantaras, how many Manvantaras are there? A manvantara is an era. There are four smaller eras (yugas) and their names are Satya or Krita Yuga, Treta Yuga, Dvapara Yuga and Kali Yuga. Each cycle of Satya Yuga, Treta Yuga, Dvapara Yuga and Kali Yuga is […]