Bhishma Ashtami 2020 | Bheeshma Astami

Bhishma Ashtami or Bhishmashtami is observed on Shukla paksha Ashtami in Magh month (January – February). In 2020, Bhishma Ashtami date is February 2. Bhishma is known as the Kuru Vamsa Pitamaha (grandfather of Kaurava) and is described as the Lords of the Lord by Sri Krishna. As per the Mahabharata, Bhishma laid himself on […]

Bhishma Tarpanam on Bhishma Ashtami

Bhishma Tharpanam is performed on Bhishma Ashtami by many communities in North and South India. Bhishma, the Kuruvamsa Pitamaha (the grandfather of Kauravas) of Mahabharata, is described as the Lord of the Lords by Lord Sri Krishna. In 2020, Bhishma Ashtami date is February 2. Offering Tharpanam to Bhishma will make the devotee free from […]

Bhishma Tharpanam Procedure | Vidhi with Mantras, Slokas

Bhishma Tharpanam Vidhi, procedure with mantras, slokas, prayers, etc is given here. Bhishma Tharpanam is performed on Bhishma Ashtami. It is a grand tribute to the historical figure and a spiritual guru, Bhishma, who has revealed Vishnu Sahasranama Stotram to the world. Here is the procedure of Bhishma Tharpanam… Perform Sandhya Vandana nitya karmas in […]

Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanti 2018 | Vishnu Sahasranama Stotra Jayanti

Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanti is the most auspicious day observed on Shukla Paksha Ekadasi in Magh month. In 2018, Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanti date is January 28. On Magh Shukla Panchami, Bhishma Pitamaha revealed this stotram to Pandavas during Kurukshetra War. Before his last breath, Bhishma prayer to Lord Vishnu with 1000 names which later on became […]