Oblation to Vedic Deities | Offering to Vedic God in Yagnas

Oblation, is an offering made to the Vedic gods at the time of fire sacrifices, which is also known as Yagna. In ancient times, and still now, during the time of performing Yagnas, Vedic mantras would be chanted to please the Vedic gods like Indra, Agni, Vayu, Yama, Chandra, Surya, Saraswati, Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva, […]

Lord Yajna | Yajneshwara | Bhagvan Yajna

Lord Vishnumurti

Lord Yajna is the god of Yagnas, and he is also known as Yajneshwara, and he is an incarnation of Lord Vishnu, as mentioned in the Bhagavata Purana. He has incarnated as Lord Indra during the previous yugas, and his parents were Rushi and Aguthi. Ruci was one of the mind born sons of Lord […]

Yajna, Yaga & Homam: Hindu Vedic Sacrifices

offering ghee in Yagna

Yajna (Yagna), Yaga and Homa are the terms derived from the verbal root ‘Yaj’. Both the words Yagna and Yaga mean the same thing, worship in the form of offering oblations, a sacrifice unto the gods. It is also describerd as the ‘Tyaga’ (giving up offering) of a dravya (a specified material) unto a devata […]

हवन कुंड और हवन के नियम | Havan Kund & Havan Ke Niyam

offering ghee in Yagna

हवन कुंड और हवन के नियमों के बारे में विशेष जानकारी – हवन दो प्रकार के होते हैं वैदिक तथा तांत्रिक. आप हवन वैदिक करायें या तांत्रिक दोनों प्रकार के हवनों को कराने के लिए हवन कुंड की वेदी और भूमि का निर्माण करना अनिवार्य होता हैं. शास्त्रों के अनुसार वेदी और कुंड हवन के […]

What is the importance of Yagna

What is the importance of yagna? I heard that if we do yagna, then even the rain comes. Why don’t we do a big yagna, and finish all the bad things in the world? Have you heard about the butterfly effect? A butterfly, fluttering its wings in Amazons, can affect the clouds in China. It […]