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  • Lighting Diya and other oil lamp creates its own positive field of Energy

    Light is a very important aspect for our senses. It is the instrument for our vision. If our visions were like that of the owl, the light wouldn’t have been that valuable to us. We have electricity today, from which, we have been able to light our homes with electric bulbs and tubes. Yet, an […]

  • Things you should know about Devshayani or Harishayani Ekadsashi

    We Hindus being the polytheistic creatures we are, revere the Gods throughout the year. The importance of the holy trinity- Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva doesn’t need further disclosure as they are established as the creator, protector, and destroyer of the universe respectively. Shivaratri has established itself as an important day for the devotees of Lord […]

  • The Scientific Benefits of celebrating Holi – Festival of Colors

    The colorful festival Holi is popular in different states of India, all across Nepal, and other places where Hindus have taken their stance. It is celebrated on the full-moon day in the month of Falgun (which falls in the month of March according to the Gregorian calendar). You might have already read about the story […]

  • The Celebration of Winter Solstice – Makar Sankranti Festival

    One of the very rare occasions when the  Hindu festival falls on the same date in local calendars every year is Makkar Sankranti. It literally means the transition of the sun into the zodiacal sign of Makara (Capricorn) on its celestial path, Widely known as the Harvest festival, it is celebrated widely in India, Nepal, and […]

  • World’s Greatest Festivals to add to your Travel plans for rest of 2016

    Festivals probably rank high up in terms of happiness and ‘why we work so hard’. And honestly there are ample festivals in every country to keep locals occupied but why be satisfied if you can roam around the world and see what others are celebrating. Fireworks and crowd are everywhere but different. Here are 12 […]

  • There Is A Festival In Nepal That Thanks Dogs For Being Our Friends

    There is an entire day during a festival in Nepal dedicated solely to thanking dogs for their loyalty and friendship. It was yesterday this year. The time itself is called “Diwali” celebrated by Hindus, and is a ‘festival of lights’ celebrated by millions of people around the world every year in the fall, more in Nepal […]