Dwarka is the legendary city considered as the residence of Vishnu’s eighth avatar, Shri Krishna. The magnanimous temple located on the banks of river Gomti in Gujarat, has a history of moreRead More Jan. 24, 2022, 10:27 a.m.
It is said that Rameshwaram represents to South what Kashi denotes to the North. The name means ‘Lord of Ram’, denoting Shiva who is the deity presiding in the temple of Rameshwaram. It is aRead More Jan. 20, 2022, 1:20 p.m.
Basant Panchami is the day of celebration of music and arts. In Hindu culture, it holds much significance in the hearts of most students and teachers alike as it is dedicated to the GoddessRead More Jan. 19, 2022, 10:29 a.m.
Badrinath has a famous saying, ‘Jo Jaaye Badri, Wo Na Aaye Odri’. It means, the one who visits Badrinath temple, never comes back to odri (womb), in extension never takes birth on earth andRead More Jan. 15, 2022, 4:36 p.m.
Shaktipeeth are the Divine Feminine temples spread across the Asian Continent, dedicated to Goddess Sati. Whenever someone wishes to invoke creativity, fertility and abundance in their livesRead More Jan. 14, 2022, 4:17 p.m.
Shukracharya is known to be the guru (teacher) or asuras (demons) and his teaching would always help them win against the devas. In the ever-persistent war of good and evil, the devas wouldRead More Jan. 13, 2022, 10:35 a.m.
Whenever someone has the dasha of Shani Dev on them, they are asked to pray to Lord Hanuman to appease the ill effects. Shani or Saturn, is a planet which is respected in Vedic and Western aRead More Jan. 12, 2022, 4:34 p.m.
Makar Sankranti, also known as Uttarayan, is celebrated in Northern India with aplomb as a tribute to the Sun God. This festival marks the movement of Sun into the zodiac sign on Capricorn,Read More Jan. 11, 2022, 10:19 a.m.
Lohri is synonymous with bonfire, til, jaggery and the famous song of Punjab. The lyrics of this song are ‘Sundar mundariye, Tera kaun vichara, Dulla Bhatti wala…’ While most of us know theRead More Jan. 10, 2022, 10:28 a.m.
Saturn or Shani or Shanaichara is the Sanskrit name for this slow-moving planet of astrology. Many astrologers consider it a temperamental but benefitting planet. The reason behind this is tRead More Jan. 6, 2022, 10:37 a.m.
Jupiter, or Guru in Hindi and Sanskrit, is the astrological planet that governs knowledge. It is considered a strong and positive planet which brings interesting traits and abundance to an aRead More Jan. 5, 2022, 6:30 p.m.
Venus or Shukra in Hindi, is the astrological planet ruling all finer things in one’s life. Whether it be the lifestyle one chooses, the kind of high-paying job one wants or the loving partnRead More Jan. 5, 2022, 10:14 a.m.