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  • 10 Movies based on Hindu Epics and Gods

    All across the world, Indian culture is widely known for its richness and its diversity of its deep culture. Its history dates back to the earliest times of human civilization. Hence, India has been the nation of spiritualism for ages and this has naturally influenced the India cinema. If not many there are a few […]

  • Cloning and Test Tube Babies in Ancient India – Legend of Kauravas

    Mahabharata is full of interesting stories. There is a very interesting story related to Kauravas, the 100 sons of King Dhritarashtra and his wife Gandhari. If we think of this just as a mere fiction, then we would just be like any other who just does things for the sake of doing it. There are […]

  • The Eight Immortals of Hindu Dharma – Astha Chiranjeevi

    The samsara of life and death is endless until one finds liberation or moksha states the Hindu way of life. Until the elusive Moksha is attained either by good karma or nirvana life goes on between birth and death. No organism can escape the fate. Yet in Hindu Dharma, we come across 8 such personalities […]

  • 10 Interesting Love Stories in Mahabharata Very few people know

    What’s life without love, and what are epics without fascinating tales of romantic stories that keep our hearts warm? Even during the times of Gods, love stories prevailed. If you’ve ever read Mahabharata completely, you would also know that the epic was not only about the great Kurukshetra war but also about many other small […]

  • This is what happened in 18 Days of the Mahabharata War

    The Mahabharata, also called, The Kurukshetra War is a war described in the Hindu-epic, Mahabharata. The conflict arose between two groups of cousins, the Kauravas, and Pandavas, due to the struggle for a dynastic succession for the throne of Hastinapura, in an Indian kingdom called Kuru. Many ancient kingdoms participated as allies of the rival groups in of the battle occurred in Kurukshetra, whose modern […]

  • 8 Mind-Boggling Facts About Draupadi You Haven’t Heard Before

    One of the greatest epics of Hindu religion is Mahabharata, of which we claim to know a lot about. Mahabharata is an epic narrative of the Kurukshetra War and the fates of the Kaurava and the Pandava Princes. There are a lot of things in this scripture that is still a mystery for many. Perhaps because some of the stories were […]

  • Who first narrated the two epics Ramayana and Mahabharata?

    There are some records regarding the first narration of the two epics-Ramayana and Mahabharata both. However, this is no exact proof of the exact origin of the narration. The theories shared so far is enough to amuse you and is a worthy read. Ramayana According to the Puranas, it was Luv and Kush, the two […]

  • The Warrior Who Could Have Ended Mahabharata War In A Minute

    Before the Mahabharata war began, Krishna queried few great warriors that how long would the war take in order to be finished. Bhishma replied it would take 20 days for him to finish the war. Similarly, Dronacharya answered 25 days, Karna answered 24 days and Arjuna answered 28 days. But all got surprised when one […]

  • What Happened to the Astra Vidya of Ramayana and Mahabharata?

    In Sanskrit, Astra means, ‘An extraordinary weapon,’ in Latin, ‘Star’ and in Norse, it meant ‘Divine strength.’ In the epics such as the Ramayana and Mahabharata, Astras were widely used during the great battles described in each of them and came into high importance. They are depicted as used by archers such as Parashurama, Rama, Lakshman, Indrajit (Meghnad), Ravana, […]

  • Why it’s time to look into Mahabharata with more experimental approach

    In every Hindu relic or Vedas or Upanishads, symbolism has a great role to play. There are deeper meanings behind the representation of concepts that even delve deeper into meta physical theories. With that notion, there is a unique symbolic representation of every deity. For instance, Vishnu in Mahabharata is in the avatar of Krishna […]

  • All You Need To Know About Birth of Shri Krishna and his Leelas

    Amongst the incarnations of Lord Vishnu perhaps Lord Krishna is the most charismatic and human of all. He has his share of faults, his share of magnetism that drew followers and haters alike. His strong sense of moral compass which led to the Great War Mahabharata and his distortions and interference was all for the […]

  • Hindu Dharma and Mysticism – The Mystical Creatures

    Life in all forms plays a vital role in the Universe, all are equal and all deserve the respect and importance the Godly creatures and the warriors usually demand. The stories in the Hindu Dharma often speak of the unlikely hero who plays a major role Paratma’s greater design. Here we present such mystical creatures […]