Hinduism Wisdom & Insight
Hindu traditions are ancient and eternal too. But we the Indians fail to recognize our rich traditions while the foreigners are trying to learn about our traditions. Unless somebody else tells about our rich...
Lord Ganesha is the remover of obstacles. Any prayer, ritual or occasion of Hindus begin by chanting the Ganesh mantra. Given are Ganapati Siddhi Mantras, its Benefits, Meaning and Ganpati Symbolism.
Maha Kali is the fiercest form of Maa Durga representing the destroyer of evil. Tantriks worship her for special siddhis. Check this Hub for Mantras of this Black Goddess of Dakshineswar and meaning.
Planet Jupiter is known as Guru or Brihaspati in Vedic Astrology. Given are Significance of Guru in Horoscope, Brihaspathi Mahadasha, Remedies to please Jupiter, Mantras and mantra chanting video.
Rituals are misunderstood and misinterpreted or followed with unnecessary orthodoxy. Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba has emphatically stated that rituals are not to be discarded as useless. Here is an example of the...
In Hindu Dharma, there exists certain code of conduct for married women. A wife who possesses all those qualities is called as a “Pativrata.” Pati means husband, and vrata means vow. She is a woman for...
Goddess Annapurna is the Hindu Goddess of food and nourishment. Check this Hub for her Temples, Story, Annapoorna Devi Mantras, date of Annapurna Jayanti in 2013, Sri Annapurna Ashtakam and more.
Indian culture lays great emphasis on worshipping the five gods. Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu and His incarnations, Lord Ganesha, Ma Shakti and Surya (Sun-god). One who renders devotional service to and worships any of these...
My experience of going up inside the Brihadeeswarar temple in Thanjavur
Sunderlal Bahuguna was born January 9, 1927 in the village of Maroda, near Tehri, India. He is a Garhwali environmentalist and a leader of the Chipko Movement. His philosophy is based upon Gandhi's Satyagraha or Truth...
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