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  • The Legends Lord Dattatreya – Manifestation in two different versions

    Everybody praises and worships the legends and divinity of the Trinity. The three divine, Lord Bramha, Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva who looks after the creation, maintenance and transitions of the world, thus, they are believed to be the greatest. However, Lord Dattatreya is one, who is believed to be the incarnation of all of […]

  • Discover These Not-so-famous Brahma Temples In India

    Legends state that Brahma, when compared to the other gods was more lenient and peaceful, and that he used to bless his devotees whole-heartedly. There were many instances when he blessed his devotees with boons without even considering the repercussions of his blessings. Many people believe that there is only one Brahma temple in India, […]

  • The Origin of Gandharvas and Beautiful Apsaras in Hindu Dharma

    Hindu Religion is home to many mystical creatures each bestowed with their own existence purpose and role in the cosmic harmony. The Gandharvas are often associated with music while the Apsaras are known for their beauty which often plays the catalyst in bringing down a deeply meditating guru or a Rakshasa (demon). They are portrayed as […]

  • Everything you need to know about Samudra Manthan

    When the Devas lost their powers as Sage Durvasa cursed Indra, the Asuras took this as the great opportunity to attack Swarga. The Devtas were powerless and thus lost the war, and fled away from heaven to save their lives. They went to Brahma to seek help, who in turn sent them to Vishnu. Vishnu […]

  • 4 Reasons why Lord Brahma is not devotionally worshiped

    One of the common questions among the ones trying to know about Hindu dharma is “Why is Brahma not worshiped as much as Vishnu and Shiva?” Or even “Why Brahma has only a few temples all across the world, but Vishnu and Shiva have tons?” Let’s debunk the reasons for it: Reason #1 Shiva Purana […]

  • The sacred syllable OM represents three Realms of Consciousness

    Ever since the Vedic civilization took hold in the ancient times, the syllable “Om” has a prominent place in history. It’s been found in gazillions of contexts and even has some mentions in pop culture. Regardless of the context, it does have a spiritual significance for Hindus around the world. If you look at the […]

  • Three Most Powerful Weapons Used by Hindu Gods

    It was a matter of awe and surprise as we watched the characters in Mahabharat and Ramayana use endless arrows from their quiver or summon deadly weapons by word of mouth. Rama, Arjuna, Ravana had special Astra or weapon given to them by the God they managed to please. Here is a list of weapon […]