The ‘Amavasya’ tithi is regarded extremely auspicious among the Hindus. On this day, Hindus perform several pujas and rituals. When the Amavasya falls on a Monday, it is known as ‘Somvati Amavasya.’ [Read more…]
India is the land of Gods and Goddesses.
And so, not surprisingly, India is replete with holy shrines, temples, and sacred pilgrim destinations that are spread across its vast boundaries. [Read more…]
Hinduism is the “oldest religion” in the world.
It is the most dominant religion of the Indian sub-continent. [Read more…]
Hindu festivals are celebrated all throughout the year. They are determined as per the Hindu calendar. [Read more…]
Mantras are the very basis of Hindu religion.
They are short Sanskrit verses crafted by the ancient sages for the benefit of mankind. [Read more…]
Mantras are age-old Hindu technique for attaining happiness and peace of mind. Even the Holy Vedas contain several sacred mantras for the benefit of mankind. One such powerful and most popular mantra is Mahamrityunjaya Mantra. [Read more…]
Today, we have come up with the story behind Sudarshan Chakra.
Well, Sudarshan Chakra is a special weapon used by Lord Vishnu. It is a spinning, disc-like weapon and has 108 serrated edges. [Read more…]
Vastu Shastra is the ancient Indian science of architecture that describes how a building should be built so as to channelize positive energies in our lives. [Read more…]