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  • Bhoga Nandeeshwara

    Bhoga Nandeeshwara temple – 1000 Years old Architectural Masterpiece

    Located in the foothills of Nandi Hills of Karnataka, Bhoga Nandeeshwara temple is dedicated to Hindu god Shiva. It is located 60km far from Bangalore and is under the protection of Archaeological Survey of India as a monument of national importance. While Nandi Hills is a pretty popular tourist site, not many people know about […]

  • Things you would want to know about RSS – Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh

    RSS is an abbreviated form of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh or Rashtriya Sewa Sangh. It is a Hindu based nationalistic organization in India and thought to be the parent organization of ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as its political wing. It has conservative values that hope to make India a Hindu country and enforce Hindu way […]

  • Three Famous Vampires in India You Probably don’t know

    Vampires have been widely mentioned in the history of many cultures like the Mesopotamians, Hebrews, Ancient Greeks, Christianity, and Romans. Generally unknown, India as well had many different vampires and this is because it is a country rich with folklore from thousands of different local customs and religions. In fact, this country probably has more legends of vampires […]

  • Aihole and Pattadakal Temples

    10 Beautiful South Indian Temples that every Hindu should visit

    South Indian temples are famous for Dravidian style and Vijayanagara style architecture that is grandeur, tall and consists primarily of pyramids like towers made from sandstone, soapstone, and granite. They look magnificent and are breathtakingly beautiful that provides people with both spirituality and amusement. Compiled here are the 10 beautiful South Indian Temples, which everyone […]

  • The unsolved Mystery of Mount Kailash that abodes to Shiva

    The literal meaning of Mount Kailash is “Precious Jewel of the Eternal Show”. Lying in the Tibetan range, this mountain is at the axis of the Earth and is devoted to Adi Yogi Shiva and his eternal spirit mate Shakti. It is located near the rivers Indus, Sutlej, Brahmaputra and Karnali, and is considered to […]

  • Raja Yoga

    Here is why Yoga is known as path to unite with God in Hindu Dharma

    Yoga is a Sanskrit word when translated to English means union. Yoga is the union between individual consciousness and the Infinite consciousness or God. Yoga is both spiritual and physical, which teaches that people should attempt to unite the individual spirit to God, to atman – the individual soul or essence of a person – […]

  • The Underlying symbolism of the Samudra Manthan

    The story of Samudra Manthan (churning of the ocean) appears in the Bhagavata Purana, the Mahabharata, and the Vishnu Purana, and explains the origin of amrita, the drink of immortality. The story of the Samudra Manthan symbolizes the spiritual endeavor of a person, trying to achieve self-realisation by concentrating his mind, withdrawing his senses, controlling his […]

  • When Hindu Dharma Meets Fiction – Best Fictional Hindu books

    While the subject of Gods, Jiva, Atma, and Paramatma seem too heavy for some people to contemplate and follow, some people find it easier to grasp the essence of Hindu dharma by fictionalizing and humanizing the mighty Gods. As long as it serves as an instrument of the propagator of the core essence and the […]

  • Is Adama and Havyavati, the real names of Adam and Eve?

    Some people compare the story of Adama and Havyavati in Bhavisya Purana with the story of Adam and Eve of Abrahamic religions. Were Adam and Eve in Biblical Reference, in fact, Adama and Havyavati of Bhavisya Purana? The story of Adama and Havyavati goes like: In Hastinapura, the son of Kshemaka, Pradyota, was leading the […]

  • 5 Mukhi and 6 Mukhi Rudraksha

    Importance of Wearing Genuine Rudraksha and Rudraksha Mala

    Rudrakshas are generally strung together to form a Mala. Most, the Rudraksha Mala is made out of 108 beads plus one. That one extra bead is known as Bindu, and it is essential to have a Bindu in a Mala. Else, the energy becomes cyclical, and people who are vulnerable to energy change can feel […]

  • The traits of different Horoscopes of Hindu Dharma

    It seems a far easier task to align your choices based on your planetary movements and the sun and the moon and later blame them for whatever goes wrong or if it goes right. Hindu Dharma strongly relies on such predictions and calculations to assess festivities, births and even your Zodiac signs. Jyotisha (or Jyotishyam […]

  • Ancient Temple of Lord Vishnu – Sri Muktinath Temple in Nepal

    Nestled amongst the mighty Himalayas of Nepal is the small yet very powerfully revered temple of Sri Muktinath. “Mukti” literally means moksha or liberation or Salvation. This temple has importance in Hinduism and Buddhism, the trek up to Thorong La pass and the view of the Himalayas makes it a tourist hotspot. Location of  Sri […]