Importance and Significance of Manikarnika Ghat in Hindu Mythology and Kashi

Importance and Significance of Manikarnika Ghat in Hindu Mythology and Kashi

It is one of the most famous, sacred and oldest ghat in the Varanasi, Manikarnika is the main burning ghat and one of most auspicious places that a Hindu can be cremated..

Navaratri : Significance & Importance in Hinduism

Navaratri : Significance & Importance in Hinduism

The nine nights are dedicated to the three main goddesses of Hinduism – Parvati, Lakshmi and Saraswati. 'Navratri' means the 'nine nights'. 'Nava' means 'nine', and 'ratri' means 'night'.

Worship Maa Shailputri first manifestation of Maa Durga on the first day of Navaratri

Worship Maa Shailputri first manifestation of Maa Durga on the first day of Navaratri

The first form of Maa Durga is Shailputri (parvati), who was born to the King of Mountains. Maa Shailputri is the first manifestation of Maa Durga who is worshipped on the first day of Navaratri

Devi Parvati : Goddess of Love and Devotion

Devi Parvati : Goddess of Love and Devotion

Parvati  is the Hindu goddess of fertility, love and devotion; as well as of divine strength and power. 

Maa Ganga : Mokshdayini Importance & Significance in Hinduism

Maa Ganga : Mokshdayini Importance & Significance in Hinduism

In Hindu mythology, the revered Ganges has extreme significance. From the mythological point of view, this sacred river is known as Goddess Ganga. Ganga is one of the most popular rivers in the world.

Pradosh Vrat : Signficance, Importance & Rituals

Pradosh Vrat : Signficance, Importance & Rituals

Pradosh Vrat or Pradosham is done to worship of Lord Shiva and Parvati on trayodashi (thirteenth day in Hindu month).