Bhakta Prahlada and Bhagwan Krishna

Bhakta Prahlada is a devotee of Lord Vishnu, whereas Krishna is considered as a divine deity, but still both of them have lot of similarities in their life. Lord Krishna killed the wicked Kansa, whereas Prahlad had killed the wicked Holika, when she tried to kill him. Lord Krishna had shown his Viswaroopa Darshan during […]

Story: Rukmini and Krishna, Why Krishna kidnaps Rukmini?

rukmini krishna story

The story of Rukmini and Krishna tell us why Krishna kidnaps Rukmini and the relationship between Rukmini Devi and Lord Sri Krishna… Maharshi Parashara narrated the story of Devi Rukmini’s abduction by Krishna. Both of them were fond of each other and desired to wed together. But, Rukmi the brother of Rukmini hated Krishna and was […]

Story of Krishna Avatar – Why & How Maha Vishnu incarnated as Sri Krishna

Sri Krishna Avatara is one of the Avatara of Lord Vishnu. The story of Krishna Avatara is also mentioned in Padma Purana. Once, goddess Parvati expressed her desire to know about all the incarnations of Lord Vishnu. Continuing with the various incarnations of Lord Vishnu, Lord Mahadeva told Parvati — Vasudev was the descendant of Yadu. His father was […]

Jalakreeda | Playing in Water | Jalakreeda in Puranas

In simple words, Jalakreeda means, bathing in the water by playing with others and it may be with our wives, friends or with small children, in order to express our joy, in front of others. Jalakreeda was done by the ancient kings, along with their consorts. In the Treta Yuga, the great King KartaviryaArjuna used […]

Lets forget our worries by seeing the Smiling Face of Child Krishna

Lord Krishna in child form

Yes. We can certainly forget our worries by seeing the divine face of Lord Krishna. For seeing his face, we need not visit his temples.Whereas, we can see his face, from the pictures contained even in the rice bags, calendars, diaries and from our soul itself. Once we watch the picture of child Krishna, we […]

War of Kalayavana & Jarasandha against Krishna | How Krishna cleverly killed Kalayavana

Story of Kalayavana tells us how Lord Krishna defeated Kalayavana with his cleverness. Kalayavana Katha is also mentioned in Padma Purana. Once, goddess Parvati expressed her desire to know about all the incarnations of Lord Vishnu. Continuing with the various incarnations of Lord Vishnu, Lord Mahadeva told Parvati about Sri Krishna’s cleverness and how he […]

Story of Rukmini Harana (Marriage of Rukmini, Sri Krishna)

Krishna Rukmini wedding

Rukmini Harana is an event which celebrates the marriage between Madanmohan and Rukmini. It is a grand festival at Puri Jagannath Temple. It falls during Nirjala Ekadashi day (Jyeshta Shukla Ekadashi). Story of Rukmini Harana Rukmini longs to wed Krishna. The princess of Vidharbha, she might well be free to do so, only her brother […]

Differences between Rama and Krishna

Though we cannot find any major differences, between the two avatars, Lord Rama and Lord Krishna, still some small differences exist between them. And those differences are as follows:- 1. Lord Rama had incarnated in the Treta Yuga, while Lord Krishna had incarnated in the Dwapara Yuga. 2. Lord Rama didn’t use super powers in […]

Muktabai’s Songs on Krishna

Muktabai (1279-1297) was a popular saint, and a staunch devotee of Lord Krishna. She was born at Alandi, Pune in a Brahmin family. She was the younger sister of the great saint Dnyaneshwar. Her parents were died at her younger age. Muktabai became the student of his elder brother Nivruttinath and she learnt the Vedas, […]

Sri Krishna Rukmini Kalyanam

Sri Krishna Rukmini Thiru Kalyanam would be held in the temples of Lord Krishna and Vishnu, and during that occasion, the utsava idols of Lord Krishna and Ma Rukmini would be decorated with flower garlands, costly garments and ornaments, and the temple priests would tie the sacred knot to the idol of Ma Rukmini on […]

Kuchela Anugraha Moorthy | Sudama Anugraha Murthy

God never finds partiality between his devotees, he treats everyone as alike and would fulfil their wishes at the appropriate time, and till such time we have to patiently wait like the crane who used to patiently stand on its one leg on the pond, in order to catch the fish. In the previous Dwapara […]

Pattu Peethambaradhari

Dhoti also known as Veshti in Tamil is also known as Peethambaram, when it is adorned to the deities present in the temples. Lord Vishnu when he is adorned with Peethambaram, made out of silk material, is famously called as “PATTU PEETHAMBARADHARI”. Ancient people used the parlance Peethambaram for Dhotis. Lord Vishnu is very much […]

Tulsi is the Holiest Tree, said by Lord Shiva

tulsi plant

Tulsi is the Holiest Tree, said by Lord Shiva.. this sentence is mentioned in the Padma Purana. Once Kartikeya asked Lord Shiva about the holiest tree, which was capable of giving salvation. Lord Shiva replied The Tulsi plant is supreme among all the vegetations. She is very dear to lord Vishnu and fulfills all the desires […]

Lets Keep Chanting the Glorious Names of Lord Krishna

Let us keep chanting the glorious names of Lord Krishna throughout our life. Only through keep chanting the names of the Lord, at this present situation, we would get calmness and peacefulness in our mind, and we would be able to carry out our day to day activities without much difficulty. We can chant the […]

Lets be an Humble Servant of Lord Krishna

During the period of Lord Krishna, the people in his kingdom, and especially the attendants of Lord Krishna were very much blessed, since they have got the opportunity to serve the Lord himself. As per the Bhagavatham, it was mentioned that Lord Krishna used to treat all of his people in a kind manner, and […]

Who is the Most Greatest – Rama or Krishna?

We cannot find any differentiation between the two avatars, Lord Rama and Lord Krishna, since both of them are considered as one and the same. To the mighty Hanuman and the great Jambavan, Lord Krishna had given his darshan in the form of Lord Rama. Even to his mother Ma Yashoda, Lord Krishna had once […]

Lord Krishna’s Song by Dr Rajaji

There is a famous song composed by Dr.Rajaji, who was a great scholar, freedom fighter and the ex-Governor general of India. He was also interested in spirituality, and being born as a Brahmin, he has participated in lot of spiritual activities apart from political affairs. Out of his various works, his famous song,”KuraiOndrumIllaiKanna”, is considered […]

Krishna does not see our Financial Status

In general, a person is being respected in this society based on his financial status only. If a person is poor, then he is considered as a person from a low status, and he is being disrespected and insulted by others, whereas, if a person is rich, then he is being considered as a person […]

Listening to Good Music Removes Mental Stress

Yes. It is really true, that listening to good music, especially spiritually oriented music, would remove our mental stress and strain, and also would provide great feast to our ears. Lord Krishna through his flute music, had mesmerised the Gopikas, and made them as his permanent slaves to his music. Apart from his divine beauty, […]