Solutions for Late Marriage (Shighra Vivah ke Upay)

Here is the list of solutions for late Marriage (Shighra Vivah ke Upay).. Solutions for Kanya (To be followed by unmarried girl) 1. Put a bit of turmeric (haldi) in water and take bath with that water. This should be done on the first Thursday in Shukla Paksha of any month. 2. Put water, Gangajal and turmeric […]

Kanyadana | Kanyadanam | Hindu Marriage Ritual | Gift of a Maiden

Kanyadana is an ancient ritual held in Hindu marriages, and it is followed since several centuries.In some ancient Hindu texts, the details about Kanyadan are mentioned. Kanyadana means giving the bride as a gift to the bridegroom. It was the Brahmins who created the system of kanyadana for their community. But in general the term […]

What is the Purpose of Marriage?

Hindu Marriage

What is the purpose of marriage? Please explain in detail.. To this doubt raised by his disciple in Satsang, Sri Sri Ravishankar Guruji of Art of Living giving explanation in his words… You are asking the wrong person. Ask those who are married, ask them this question. I would say, it is an important institution. […]

Pani Grahanam, Important ritual in Hindu Marriage

Holding  the bride’s  hand is a very important  vedic ritual  in all  Hindu marriages. With each of us giving shake hand to hundreds of the other sex (pani  Grahanam) it has lost  all its ritual significance. In a hindu marriage, first the father of the bride, given her to the proposed groom and requests him to get married to her, He then […]

Engagement Ceremony dates in 2018 | Sakharpuda, Nischithartham, Sagai Muhurat dates in 2018, Marriage Proposal dates

Marriage Engagement ceremony (‘Sakharpuda’ in Marathi, ‘Nischithartham’ in Telugu, ‘Sagai muhurat’ in Hindi, ‘Ashirwad’ in Bengali, ‘Waangnischay’) is the initiation of marriage celebrations in Hinduism. On this day, elders of the bride and bridegroom make an engagement of marriage between them and try to fix the vivah muhurat. Here is the list of some auspicious […]

Can Brother & Sister Marry on same day and same place?

Can Brother & Sister Marry on same day and at same place? Can two brothers marry on same day and same place or at different places? Kanya Daanam & Kanya Grahanam should not be done on same day by same family. Daanam (donation / charity) and grahanam (taking charity) makes the punya neutral and provides […]

Auspicious Lagnas (Ascendants) for Marriage – Shubh Vivah Lagnas

Here is the list of Auspicious Lagnas (Ascendants) for Marriage (Shubh Vivaha Lagnas) in Hindu calendar as per the Astrology (Jyotishya Shastra). Auspicious Lagnas for Marriage Vrishabha Lagna (Taurus Ascendant) Mithuna Lagna (Gemini Ascendant) Karkataka Lagna (Cancer Ascendant) Simha Lagna (Leo Ascendant) Kanya Lagna (Virgo Ascendant) Tula Lagna (Libra Ascendant) Dhanu Lagna (Sagittarius Ascendant) Kumbha Lagna (Aquarius Ascendant) Please consult any jyotish or Brahmin before proceeding […]

Auspicious Days for Marriage Muhurat

Here is the list of Auspicious Days for Marriage (Shubh Vivaha Vaara) in Hindu calendar as per the Astrology (Jyotishya Shastra). Auspicious Days for Marriage Budhavara (Wednesday) – Saumyavara Guruvara (Thursday) – Brihaspati vaara Friday (Shukravara) – Bhrigu vaara All the days (Sunday to Saturday) are considered auspicious for marriages but the above three days are […]

Auspicious Nakshatrams for Marriage Muhurtham

Here is the list of Auspicious Nakshatrams for Marriage (Shubh Vivaha Nakshatras) in Hindu calendar as per the Astrology (Jyotishya Shastra). Auspicious Nakshatras for Marriage Ashwini (Aswathy) Rohini Mrigashira (Makeeryam / Mrigasheersham / Mrigashirsha) Magha (Makham) Uttara Phalguni (Uttara / Uthiram / Uthram) Hastha Chitra (Chithirai / Chittha) Swati (Chothi) Anuradha (Anusham / Anizham) Moola (Moolam) […]

Auspicious Months for Marriage (Shubh Vivaha Maasa)

Here is the list of Auspicious Months for Marriage (Shubh Vivaha Maasa) in Hindu calendar as per the Astrology (Jyotishya Shastra). Auspicious Months for Marriage Magha Maasa (January – February) Phalguna (February – March) Chaitra (March – April) Vaishakha (April – May) Jyeshta (May – June) Though there will be vivah muhurats in all months except […]

Suryanarayana Swami Vari Kalyanotsavam at Arasavalli Temple

Suryanarayana Swami Vari Kalyanotsavam is one of the biggest festival at Arasavalli Temple. It celebrates the divine wedding ceremony of Surya Bhagavan. Lord Surya’s Kalynotsavam is celebrated from Chaitra Suddha Ekadashi to Bahula Padyami (6days). Generally it comes in the month of March and April. Lord Surya has 3 consorts. They are named Usha, Padmini […]