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Subhashitah 10

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

Subhashitah 9

Yaha kriyaavaan saha panditaha One who exerts effort is a learned man

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Hindu temple with capacity of 7,800 people opens in Massachusetts

A magnificent two-story Hindu temple reportedly covering 40,000 square

Upset Hindus urge Chile brewery to withdraw goddess Kali beer & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Valdivia (Chile) based Cerveza Bundor craft brewery

First Hindu temple in Dakotas to open October 14

A Hindu temple is opening on October 14 in the Tea suburb of South Dakota’s

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Swami Sivananda Saraswati

Swami Sivananda, the founder of Divine Life Society, was one of the greatest


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

Shravanabelagola (Karnataka)

Shravanabelagola is 158 kms from Bangalore located near Chennarayapatna

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.

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


Makarasankranti is the famous Indian festival which is celebrated allover India in various forms with great dedication, devotion and fun.

The Ganga Festival

Revered as Ganga Nitya Vaahini or The Eternal River, the Ganga holds a unique

Festivals of Tripura

Tripura is the tiniest State. The State gets its name due to the location of the

Festivals of Nagaland

Nagaland is also known as the land of festivals. The State is a land of mountains



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


Sarnath or Saranganath is one of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage


Guru Angad Dev ji

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

Harminder Sahib – Amritsar

Shri Harmandir Sahib Amritsar commonly known as the Golden Temple is the most famous holy place of the Sikhs.

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