First Vahanam of Lord Muruga

Prior to having peacock as his Vehicle, Goat is believed to be the First Vahanam of Lord Muruga. Lord Muruga was born from the third eye spark of Lord Shiva, in order to kill the powerful demon Surapadma. In order to prove his powers, Lord Muruga playfully fought with Lord Indra and other Devas and […]

Sri Satru Samhara Moorthy | Lord Muruga as Destroyer of Enemies

Sri Satru Samhara Moorthy is an aspect of Lord Muruga, and he appears with six faces, and with twelve hands. He is the destroyer of our enemies and would give all sorts of goodness to us. This Moorthy was appeared in front of the demon Surapadman, and destroyed him during the battle, and after his […]

Kumar Sashti 2020 | Kumara Shashti

Kumar Sashti or Kumara Shashti is a festival dedicated to Lord Kumara swamy (Skanda, Muruga, Kartikeya, and Subramanya). In 2020, Kumar Sashti date is June 26. It is observed on the sixth day in bright fortnight of Ashada maas. Kumara Sasthi is referred to as the birthday of Lord Kumara swamy or as Kumara Jayanti. […]

Story: Kartikeya’s birth, Origin of Lord Skanda

Story of Kartikeya's birth

The story of the birth of Kartikeya is explained here. Lord Kartikeya is also known as Skanda, Shanmukha, Subramanya Swamy, Dandayudhapani, Lord Murugan, etc… The story of the birth of Kartikeya is mentioned in the Shiva Purana…. The story goes like this… As Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati moved on from Himavanth’s Palace to Kailash […]

Subramanyeshwara Swamy Puja Vidhi, Procedure of Subramanya Pooja

Lord Subramanya

Subramanya Swamy Puja vidhi, procedure of Subramanya Swamy Pooja is given here in detail manner with stotrams, mantras and prayers.. Here is the step-by-step method of Subramanya Swamy Pooja… Achamanam 1.Om kesavaya swaaha first sip 2. om narayanaya swaha second sip 3. om madavaya swaha third sip 4. ome govindayanamaha (wash the hands) 5. vishnavenamaha […]

Subramanya Sashti 2013, Subrahmanya Shashti

Lord Murugan Subramanya

Subramanya Sashti or Subrahmanya Shashti is observed on Margashira Shashti in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala. In 2013, Subramanya Sashti date in Margashira Masam is December 8. Lord Subramanya, also known as Kumara, Skanda, Murugan or Shanmukha is worshipped during this festival. In Kukke Subramanya temple, Karnataka, Subramanya Sashti is observed with utmost […]