Jwalathoranam 2019 | Jwala Thoranotsavam

Jwalathoranam (Jwala Thoranotsavam) is a ritual observed on Kartika Purnima. In 2019, Jwalathoranam date is November 12. It is mainly celebrated in Lord Shiva Temples across Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and some parts of Karnataka. Two big wooden logs are erected and another log is placed upon them horizontally as a ‘Thoran’. The horizontally placed log […]

Panch Prayag: Panch Prayag Temples in Uttarakhand

Panch Prayag is a group of holy temples located in Uttarakhand, the Devbhumi. In India, there are six holiest Prayags. The Prayag means the confluence of two (or more) rivers. And in India there are only six most sacred Prayags. The last Prayag, the great confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna & the mythical Saraswati is […]