Ram Navami 2021 Date: Ram Navami Celebrations, History And Significance

Ram Navami or Rama Navami, one of the biggest and most auspicious Hindu festivals in India, is celebrated on the last day of Chaitra Navaratri. This year Ram Navami is on October14. Ram Navami marks the birth of Lord Ram. According to Hindu scriptures, Lord Ram was born on Ram Navami in Ayodhya on thisContinue reading “Ram Navami 2021 Date: Ram Navami Celebrations, History And Significance”

Durga Ashtami 2021: When to End Fast, Timing For Kanya Pujan, Significance

This year, instead of distributing prashad or calling kanya (girls) for puja at home, help the needy, in view of the Covid-19 outbreak. Navratri is a nine-day Hindu festival and today is the eighth day, known as Durga Ashtami or Maha Ashtami. This day is dedicated to Goddess Mahagauri, where worshipping this avatar of GoddessContinue reading “Durga Ashtami 2021: When to End Fast, Timing For Kanya Pujan, Significance”

Navratri 2020: Worship Maa Kalratri on Day 7 — Singnificance, mantras, puja vidhi

Devi Kalratri is regarded as one of the many destructive forms of Maa Shakti which includes Kali, Mahakali, Bhadrakali, Bhairavi, Mrityu, Rudrani, Chamunda, Chandi and Durga. On the 7th day or Saptami, Maa Kalratri or Kalaratri, also known as Kaalratri is prayed to. Devi Kalratri is regarded as one of the many destructive forms ofContinue reading “Navratri 2020: Worship Maa Kalratri on Day 7 — Singnificance, mantras, puja vidhi”

Navratri 6th Day: Maa Katyayani Puja Mantra, Stotra And Aarti

Today marks the 6th day of Navratri 2021: Katyayani Devi is worshipped on the sixth day on Navratri. Maa Katyayani symbolizes knowledge and courage. Devotees worship Katyayani Devi during Navratri for happiness and trouble-free life. Katyayani is the destroyer of evil. According to Hindu scriptures, Goddess Durga assumed the form of Katyayani to destroy theContinue reading “Navratri 6th Day: Maa Katyayani Puja Mantra, Stotra And Aarti”

Navratri 2020 5th Day: Know all about Skandamata Devi ‘mantras, stotras, puja vidhi’

Today marks the 5th day of Navratri 2021 and Skandamata Devi is worshipped on this auspicious day of Navratri. Skandamata is the fifth avatar of Navdurga. Below is a list of the ‘mantras’, ‘stotras’, and ‘puja vidhi’ for Skandamata Devi. The colour of the fifth day of Navratri is royal blue. Speaking about Skandamata Devi,Continue reading “Navratri 2020 5th Day: Know all about Skandamata Devi ‘mantras, stotras, puja vidhi’”

Navratri 2021 4th Day: Know About Kushmanda Devi Puja Vidhi, Stotras

Kushmanda Devi is known as Ashtabhuja as she has eight hands and rides a lioness. She holds the Kamandal, Dhanush, Bada and Kamal in the four right hands and Amrit Kalash, Jap Mala, Gada and Chakra in the left hands. According to scriptures, when Lord Vishnu started creating the universe, Kushmanda Devi smiled like aContinue reading “Navratri 2021 4th Day: Know About Kushmanda Devi Puja Vidhi, Stotras”

Navratri 2021: Worship Maa Chandraghanta on day 3 — Mantra, significance, puja vidhi

The auspicious nine-day festival of Navratri is underway and Thursday is the third day of the festivities. The day three of Durga Puja,  tritiya, is dedicated to Maa Chandraghanta.  Adorned with the crescent moon on her head, Chandraghanta is the one who is responsible for the establishment of justice and dharma in the world. TheContinue reading “Navratri 2021: Worship Maa Chandraghanta on day 3 — Mantra, significance, puja vidhi”

Navratri 2021 Day 2: Worship Devi Brahmacharini for virtue and peace

Maa Brahmacharini is worshipped on the second day of Navratri. She is depicted as walking bare feet, carrying a Japa Mala (rosary) in her right hand and a Kamandalu in her left hand respectively.  Her stance reflects utmost piety and devotion. Her meditative form signifies the austere penance undertaken by Sati and Parvati in theirContinue reading “Navratri 2021 Day 2: Worship Devi Brahmacharini for virtue and peace”

10 Amazing Stories Of Lord Hanuman 

        you must know#2 Hanuman’s Education As he grew up, Hanuman sought to educate himself and for this purpose he chose Surya the sun god as his guru saying: “You see everything there is to see in the universe and you know everything there is to know. Please accept me as your pupil.” Surya hesitated. “IContinue reading 10 Amazing Stories Of Lord Hanuman 

10 Amazing Stories of Lord Vishnu you must read #1

We all know that Lord Vishnu married Goddess Lakshmi. Do you want to know the story of how they married? The story of their marriage starts with Indra – the Lord of the Devas. Now Indra was a very powerful God. He was the king of Heaven and the ruler of the other gods. However,Continue reading 10 Amazing Stories of Lord Vishnu you must read #1

10 Amazing Stories Of Lord Hanuman 

               you must know#1 Hanuman is known to be the embodiment of infinite power and strength. However, Hanuman has far more qualities and virtues, which play a major role in shaping his character. Valmiki’s Ramayana has detailed accounts of the stories that lead to the development of Hanuman, who is worshipped as the Lord with immenseContinue reading 10 Amazing Stories Of Lord Hanuman 

10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars#10

Sarangapani temple, Kumbakonam Sarangapani Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Vishnu, located in Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu, India. It is one of the Divya Desams, the 108 temples of Vishnu revered in Nalayira Divya Prabandham by the 12 poet saints, or Alwars.  This temple is along Kaveri and is one of the Pancharanga Kshetrams. TheContinue reading 10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars#10

Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman            You Must Visit #10

Trinidad Hanuman Temple A magnificent 85-foot tall statue of the Hindu god, Lord Hanuman is located in the village of Carapichaima, Trinidad. Built according to the Dravidian style of architecture of South India, this is the largest Hanuman murti outside India. Hanuman is known as the best warrior among the Hindu gods since he protectsContinue reading Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman            You Must Visit #10

10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars#9

Laxminarayan Temple, Delhi The Laxminarayan Mandir, also known as the Birla Mandir, is a Hindu temple up to large extent dedicated to Laxminarayan in Delhi, India. Laxminarayan usually refers to Vishnu, Preserver in the Trimurti, also known as Narayan, when he is with his consort Lakshmi.  The temple, inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi, was built byContinue reading 10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars#9

Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit #9

Shri Hanuman Temple Jamnagar Jamnagar is a city located on the western coast of India in the state of Gujarat in the Saurashtra region. It is the administrative headquarters of the Jamnagar district.  Jamnagar is the largest city on the westernmost side of India and is the fifth-largest city of Gujarat state after Ahmedabad, Surat,Continue reading Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit #9

10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars#8

Adikesava Perumal Temple Kanyakumari The Adikesavaperumal Temple is a Hindu temple located in Thiruvattar, Kanyakumari district, Tamil Nadu, India and is one of the 108 Divya desams, the holy sites of Hindu Vaishnavism according to existing Tamil hymns from the seventh and eighth centuries C.E.  The temple is one of the historic thirteen Divya DeshamsContinue reading 10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars#8

Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit #8

Hanumangarhi Hanuman Garhi is a 10th-century temple of Hanuman in Uttar Pradesh, India. Located in Ayodhya, it is one of the most important temples in the city along with other temples such as Nageshwar Nath and the in-construction Ram Temple.  Located in the middle of Ayodhya, 76 steps lead to the Hanumangarhi which is oneContinue reading “Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit #8”

10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars #7

Vitthal Temple, Pandharpur Vitthal Temple in Pandharpur is dedicated to a form of Bhagawan Vishnu and is one of the most visited temples in Maharashtra.  Pandharpur is famous for its number of temples and is considered as the spiritual capital of Maharashtra. The Vithoba Temple, officially known as Shri Vitthal-Rukmini Mandir is a Hindu templeContinue reading “10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars #7”

Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit #7

Shri Kashtbhanjan Hanuman Mandir Salangpur Shri Hanuman Mandir, Sarangpur is a Hindu temple located in Sarangpur, Gujarat and comes under the Vadtal Gadi of the Swaminarayan Sampraday. It is the only Swaminarayan temple that does not have the Murtis of either Swaminarayan or Krishna as the Primary deity of worship.[1] It is dedicated to HanumanContinue reading “Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit #7”