Rakhi Pournami Legend: Raksha Bandhan story of Goddess Laxmi and King Bali

Rakhi Pournami festival has various legends in Puranas and other sacred texts. Raksha Bandhan is also associated with the story of Goddess Laxmi and King Bali, who was a great devotee of Lord Sri Maha Vishnu. King Bali performed a sacrifice to take Lord Vishnu along with him to his kingdom. As Lord Vishnu blesses his […]

Shravana Pournami at Arasavalli Temple

Arsavalli Suryanarayana Swamy Temple

Shravana Pournami, Rakhi Pournami, marks the jubilant celebration at Arasavalli Suryanarayana Swamy Temple. At Arasavalli Temple, Shravana Pournami is celebrated in grand manner. In 2019, Shravana Pournami date is August 15. Special pujas like Vishesha Archana is performed on this day to Lord Suryanarayana Swamy. A new sacred thread (Yagnopavitham) is worn by Lord Surya. […]

Rakhi Festival 2015, Raksha Bandhan Festival 2015 date

Rakhi for Rakshabandhan festival

Rakhi festival or Raksha Bandhan celebrated the eternal love and affection of brother and sister. In 2015, Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi festival date is August 29. Rakhi Pournami festival is celebrated on Shravan Purnima (Full Moon day during Shravan month). In Hinduism, many festivals are associated with this concept but, Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi festival […]