The story behind the belief that during the festival of Ganesha Chaturthi (Vinayak Chaturthi), if you see the moon you’ll face false allegations in the coming year, plus ways you can avoid the curse.
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 whom her husband is the world. She should...
Here is a very simple explanation of the Hanuman Chalisa with pictures to help you understand it better.It also features a video created by one of the followers of this article based on the pictures used to explain the meaning of hunuman chalisa.
Hinduism: Holy Book of Hinduism? Do Hindus use one holy book, or many, and what’s in them? Do they consider them “divinely inspired”?
An overview of Goddess cult in Hinduism, and a guide to Goddess worship
Meet the hermaphroditic god that embodies all duality and upsets and encompasses all dichotomies.
A little diving into history lends meaning to 'strange' Hindu rituals like the Arati (Aarthi or Aarti also). Sri Sathya Sai Baba's insight takes the ritual of waving camphor to new lofty heights.
Mahamrityunjay Mantra is Lord Shiva's moksha mantra. This Mantra can be chanted for long life and good health. Check this Hub for Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra Meaning, Benefits, Bija Mantra and video.
As I turn the pages in the book of my life as a student of Sri Sathya Sai, I arrive at an episode that shows both - how one can win God over and how one should not try doing! Yes - LOVE is the way..
way of lighting a lamp/deepam/diya with combining water and oil.