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”

10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars #6

Lakshmi Narasimhar Temple, Narasinghapuram Sri Lakshmi Narasimhar Temple is located about 55 km from Chennai and 21 km from Arakkonam, in Narasingapuram, Thiruvallur. The temple is dedicated to the Hindu deity Narasimha, who is an avatar of Vishnu and his consort Lakshmi.  From the days of glory and grandeur that prevailed in South India, theContinue reading “10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars #6”

Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman To Must Visit # 6

Hanuman Temple Delhi Hanuman Temple in Connaught Place, New Delhi, India, is an ancient Hindu temple and is claimed to be one of the five temples of Mahabharata days in Delhi. The other four temples are the Kalkaji, a Kali temple in South Delhi containing Swayambu (Sanskrit: “self manifest”) rock Idol, the Yogmaya Temple nearContinue reading “Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman To Must Visit # 6”

10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars #5

Koodal Azhagar Temple, Madurai Koodal Azhagar Temple in Madurai, a city in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, is dedicated to the Hindu god Vishnu. Constructed in the Dravidian style of architecture, the temple is glorified in the Divya Prabandha, the early medieval Tamil canon of the Azhwar saints from the 6th–9th centuries AD.Continue reading “10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars #5”

Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit #5

Jakhu Temple Jakhu Temple is an ancient temple in Shimla, dedicated to the Hindu deity Lord Hanuman. It is situated on Jakhu Hill, Shimla’s highest peak, 2.5 km (1.6 mi) east of the Ridge at a height of 2,455 m (8,054 ft) above sea level.  Each year, a festival is held on Dussehra, before 1972Continue reading “Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit #5”

10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars # 4

Jagannath Temple, Puri The Jagannath Temple is an important Hindu temple dedicated to Jagannath, a form of Sri Krishna in Puri in the state of Odisha on the eastern coast of India. The present temple was rebuilt from the 10th century onwards, on the site of an earlier temple, and begun by Anantavarman Chodaganga Deva,Continue reading “10 Famous Temples Dedicated To Lord Vishnu And His Avatars # 4”

Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit # 4

Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple This temple was founded by Tulsidas, a great saint and author of the Ramacharitamanasa, the Hindi version of the Hindu epic Ramayana; which was originally written by Valmiki. The temple is located about 6.8 km from the railway station and bust stand of Varanasi and 3 km from the BHU. TheContinue reading “Ten Famous Temples Of Lord Hanuman You Must Visit # 4”