Hinduism : culture and beliefs

Hinduism : culture and beliefs

The common religion of India, based upon the religion of the original Aryan settlers as expounded and evolved in the Vedas, the Upanishads, the Bhagavad-Gita,

Dhanteras : Importance & Significance of Dhanteras in Hinduism

Dhanteras : Importance & Significance of Dhanteras in Hinduism

Dhanteras, is one of the famous festivals of India. It is an important part of Diwali celebration. Dhanteras is associated with wealth and prosperity. On this auspicious day people buy golds.

करवा चौथ 2017: जानिए क्या है करवाचौथ के व्रत को सफल बनाने की पूजा विधि (Karva Chauth 2017)

करवा चौथ 2017: जानिए क्या है करवाचौथ के व्रत को सफल बनाने की पूजा विधि (Karva Chauth 2017)

करवा चौथ के व्रत में शिव, पार्वती, कार्तिकेय, गणेश तथा चंद्रमा का पूजन करने का विधान है. स्त्रियां चंद्रोदय के बाद चंद्रमा के दर्शन कर अर्ध्य देकर ही जल-भोजन ग्रहण करती हैं.

How Kali was created

How Kali was created

The story of the goddess Kali is told in the Devi Mahatmya of the Markandeya Purana. She is an incarnation of the goddess Durga.

Four Ashramas of Vedic Life - The 4 Stages of Life in Hinduism

Four Ashramas of Vedic Life - The 4 Stages of Life in Hinduism

This system of ashramas is believed to be prevalent since the 5th century B.C.E. in Hindu society. it still stands as an important "pillar" of Hindu socio-religious tradition.

 Chhath Puja (Daala chhath) : Significance of chhath puja, Rituals, Story & How to Celeberate Chhath Puja

Chhath Puja (Daala chhath) : Significance of chhath puja, Rituals, Story & How to Celeberate Chhath Puja

This is very antique festival of the Hindu religion dedicated to the God of energy, also known as Dala Chhath or Surya Shashti. 

What is Yoga? History of Yoga !

What is Yoga? History of Yoga !

Yoga is a 5000-year-old Indian body of knowledge.The science of Yoga imbibes the complete essence of the Way of Life...

Dev Uthani Ekadashi (Prabodhini Ekadash) Significance & Importance in Hinduism

Dev Uthani Ekadashi (Prabodhini Ekadash) Significance & Importance in Hinduism

Dev Uthani Ekadashi, also known as Prabodhini Ekadashi, is considered to be an auspicious day according to Hindu traditions. Day of Dev Uthani Ekadashi is devoted to Lord Vishnu.

Guru Nanak Jayanti ( Prakash Utsav, Gurpurab ) Celeberation, Rituals & Ceremonies

Guru Nanak Jayanti ( Prakash Utsav, Gurpurab ) Celeberation, Rituals & Ceremonies

The birthday of the divine guru of Sikh community, Guru Nanak, is celebrated as the Guru Nanak Jayanti, and is one of the sacred festivals in Sikhism.

जब गांधारी के शाप को हंसते-हंसते स्वीकार कर लिया श्री कृष्ण ( Shri Krishna ) ने

जब गांधारी के शाप को हंसते-हंसते स्वीकार कर लिया श्री कृष्ण ( Shri Krishna ) ने

महाभारत युद्ध के पश्चात् जब श्रीकृष्ण सहित सभी पांडव गांधारी से मिलने गए, तब पुत्रशोक में विह्वल गांधारी ने आंखों की पट्टी के भीतर से ही राजा युधिष्ठिर के पैरों की अंगुलियों के अग्रभाग को....