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  • The most intelligent curse that changed the course of Hindu civilization

    While we take curses as something scary and would all want to stay away from it. And yes, they are in fact scary many times and did give the individuals who got one a lot a trouble. However, there are many curses that did do good, eventually. Hence, in this case, this curse has totally […]

  • How did Shukracharya become the Guru of Asuras?

    Shukracharya is definitely one of the most interesting Rishis ever. His life is nothing less than a miracle and was indeed full of mysteries. The great sage was the son of Maharishi Bhrigu and Kavyamata and later, Shukracharya married Urjaswathi. According to Devi-Bhagavata Purana, Shukracharya was very bright as a child and he even went […]

  • 10 Interesting Facts about Balarama – The God of Agriculture

    Balarama, who is also known as Balabhadra, is the elder brother of Shri Krishna. Balarama is a symbol of strength, an obedient son, an ideal brother and husband, an ideal man and a God. He is also known as Nilavastra as he is said to have a fair complexion and clad in a dark blue […]

  • Shri Rama Ashtottara Shatanamavali – The 108 Names of Lord Rama

    Lord Rama is the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu, the preserver of the Universe. Lord Vishnu took an avatar of Shri Rama on earth to annihilate the evil forces. Lord Rama has been the epitome of righteousness and gold standard while judging one’s devotion towards parents, the truth, and his words. Shri Rama is the […]

  • 10 Most famous temples in Uttar Pradesh You Should Visit

    Uttar Pradesh is one of the largest states in the India and is also one of the famous pilgrimage centers. The state has been the cradle of our civilization, the archive of our spirituality and the container of our holiest wisdom slowly accumulated over millennia. It is fitting that the state will house some of […]

  • Reason Why Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Ganesha Are Worshiped Together

    Although Diwali is celebrated as the return of Shri Ram to Ayodhya, Goddess Laksmi and Lord Ganesha are welcomed into every household on this auspicious day. Goddess Lakshmi is the Goddess of wealth and prosperity while Lord Ganesha is considered the God of intelligence. People worship these two deities to welcome wealth along with intelligence. […]

  • 1000-Year-Old body of Ramanuja preserved in Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple

    Hindu religion is one of the world’s oldest religion, that believes in the circle of birth and death which happens again and again until one attains Mukti. Where the body is a gift from the nature that is made up of five principles ‘bhutas’; fire, water, earth, ether, and air. It is hence believed that […]

  • Things you need to know about Shiva Loka – The cosmos we live in

    Creation ends at the point of Maha-Pralaya when manifestation is withdrawn back into the Great Void. This is when Shiva begins his Shiva-Tandav, his famous cosmic dance. From his dance, the destructive energies are released and activated that dismantles all of the creation. For thousands of years, Lord Shiva has been worshipped for across the […]

  • 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 […]

  • 1500 Year Old Temple Dedicated to 10 Avatars of Lord Vishnu

    One of the earliest Hindu temples that is still surviving today, Dashavatara Temple in Deogarh is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is built in the late Gupta period with Gupta style of architecture, a style that was used as a method for decoration during the time and a style that can be seen all around India. […]

  • 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 […]

  • Popular Hindu Gods

    These Are The 5 Most Popular Gods in Hindu Dharma

    Hindu religion is the most interesting and the oldest religion is known to mankind. There are various deities attached to Hindu Dharma and all of them have an interesting story attached to them. Hindu Religion is also the third largest religion in the world. Hindu dharma forms the base of our entire Indian culture. It […]