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Astrology in ancient India

Indian Astrology is as old as Vedas and Upanishads. It has been vindicated by the

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As is the seed, so are the leaves of that tree.

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Kumbh Mela: 2019 in Prayagraj

The Kumbh Mela (the celebration and festival of the sacred pitcher) is anchored in Hindu mythology. It is the biggest

First day of Hindu Dharma Acharya Sabha

he Seventh Acharya Sabha opened with rendering of “BhoShambho”, composed by Param Pujya Swami Dayananda Saraswatiji,

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Gurus

Guru Amardas ji

the Sikh Gurus established Sikhism over the centuries. It was founded by Guru Nanak, the first Guru and subsequently



Travel

Akshardham Temple, New Delhi

Located in Eastern Delhi on the banks of the River Yamuna

Tijara Jain Temples, Rajasthan

The Tijara Jain temple is located in the hill town of Tijara in the Alwar

Sonagiri Jain Teerth, Madhya Pradesh

Sonagiri Jain temples where Sonagiri literally means ‘golden peak’

Shri Mahavirji Tirth, Rajasthan

Shri Mahavirji Atishaya Kshetra is a famous Jain place of pilgrimage

Rituals & Practices

Devotional Rituals

Hinduism has hundreds of brief and elaborate rituals. Formerly, the mandir used to be

Why do we touch the steps of the temple before entering?

Most of the Indian homes have a prayer room or altar. It is considered as the abode of deities in the home.

Why do we offer Bilva patra to Shiva

Lord Shiva is the Supreme God of the whole Universe and Sanatan Dharma (Hindu Religion). He is one of the

Shraadh – Rituals for departed souls

  As per traditions, an individual born in this world has to fulfill three ruinas or debts. They are as follows: o   DeavaRuina- It is the debt towards the Almighty

Vedic Culture

Shani dev married or not?

Shani is the son of Surya Dev (Sun god) and Goddess Chhaya (Goddess Shade).

The Teachings of Lord Mahavir which will guide you in living a happy life

According to the Jain philosophy, Lord Mahavir, also known as Vardhamana,

tilak

Benefits & Reason of applying Tilak on your forehead

In Hindu rituals, applying Tilak or Tika on the forehead is considered very auspicious.

Vasant Panchami

Basant Panchami or Shree Panchami is a Hindu festival when goddess Saraswati is worshipped.

Buddhism

Boddhisattvas – An Introduction

In reality Buddhists do not believe in God as a sustainer and creator of the Universe.

Shravasthi

Shravasthi(in Sanskrit) or Savatthi(in Pali) was the capital of the kingdom of Kosala

Sikhism

Guru Amardas ji

the Sikh Gurus established Sikhism over the centuries. It was founded by Guru Nanak, the first Guru and subsequently

Guru Angad Dev ji

The great Guru Angad Dev was born at Harike in Ferozepur district, Punjab.


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