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Festival Articles

Festivals play a vital role in bringing people together. With the advent of different seasons along with the corresponding positions of the sun and the moon, different festivals are celebrated. It marks a period of celebration, fun, food, tradition and togetherness. Music and dance play a vital role in the Indian festivals. Different Gods and goddesses are worshipped in the different festivals that occur over a year. They are invoked for knowledge, strength, peace and prosperity. It is also a time to kindle deep spiritual thoughts in our consciousness, as it involves giving and partaking of clothes, gifts and food. It reminds us that it is important to nurture thoughts of cheer, generosity, selflessness and family bonding. There are different types of festivals that are followed by different religions and by different sections of people. There are religious festivals, seasonal festivals, harvest festivals, and national festivals. It is to remind man that life should be celebrated in spite of many challenges to be faced. Festivals teach man to live one with nature, to pause and to ponder. It should be viewed as a time to harness our strength and vigor and pray to the heavens for such occasions as it lightens our spirits and give meaning for existence.

Concept of Ashta Dikpalaka and Vastu Shastra

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Ashta Dikpalaka, an Introduction Ashta Dikpalaka can be called as the guardian deities of the directions. They are eight in number, and every one of them is believed to be the ruler of one of the 8 directions or the eight quarters of the universe. They are […]

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Interesting Facts About Goddess Kalaratri

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Goddess Kalaratri Kalaratri is regarded as a manifestation of Durga, the supreme Goddess. She is the seventh of the nine aspects of Durga and is considered as the most aggressive form of the Goddess. Kalaratri is a ‘Dark Goddess,’ and that is what her name itself suggests. […]

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How to Identify Brahmahatya Dosha and Effects in your Birth Chart

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Brahmahatya, the serious sin Brahmahatya is regarded as a grave affliction. It is said that the person who committed this sin will have to face severe consequences and that these need not only be confined to a single birth but may extend even to the ones that […]

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Effects of Mangal (Manglik) Dosha Known as Mars Affliction

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About Mangal Dosha Mangal Dosha is regarded as a much-feared astrological affliction. It also remains as one of the most important aspects that people are wary about while matching horoscopes for a marriage proposal. Mangal is the Sanskrit name of Mars, and a ‘Dosha’ is an affliction. […]

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Santhana Gopala Mantra

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Greatness of Lord Santana Gopal Santhana Gopala or Santana Gopal is an infant form of Lord Krishna, who is a very important incarnation of Lord Vishnu. While the word ‘Santan’ means ‘child’ or ‘children’, Gopal is one of the many names of Krishna. Thus, Santana Gopal is […]

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The Story of Brahmahatya Dosha Affliction

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Brahmahatya Dosha, the Great Sin Brahmahatya is regarded as a grave affliction. It is said that the person who committed acquired this Dosha (Affliction) will have to face serious consequences, not only in that birth but also in the ones that follow. It is generally believed that […]

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Saraswati Mantra

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Greatness of Goddess Saraswati Saraswati is the Goddess of knowledge, and an embodiment of intelligence and wisdom. Being the consort of Brahma, the Lord of creation, she is the Goddess for all kinds of arts, sciences and learning. Goddess Saraswati is also believed to be the giver […]

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Most Powerful Mantras of Lord Shiva

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Greatness of Lord Shiva Shiva is one of the supreme Gods of Hinduism. He is one among the Trimurthis, the trinity of supreme Gods who are responsible for the fundamental aspects of existence, that is, creation, preservation and destruction. Hailed as Mahadeva, the Great Lord, he is […]

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Shani Dev Maha Mantra

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Shani Dev, an Introduction Shani Dev is perhaps the most feared divine entity in the Hindu pantheon. He is one among the Nava Grahas, the nine planets that wield a strong influence in the lives of the individuals. It is planet Saturn who is known as Shani […]

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Lakshmi Mantra

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Greatness of Goddess Lakshmi Lakshmi or Mahalakshmi is the Goddess of wealth, fertility and fortune. She is the divine consort of Lord Vishnu or Narayana, the supreme God of preservation and sustenance. Lakshmi is the universal mother, who is the embodiment of auspiciousness and prosperity, and hence, […]

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Blessings of Asitanga Bhairava

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Bhairava is an extremely aggressive form of Lord Shiva, the supreme God of dissolution. He has the power to quell evil, destroy adverse energies and spread positivity around. There are as many as 64 Bhairavas, who are said to be guarding the cardinal points and controlling the […]

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Forms of Bhairava

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Bhairava is an extremely aggressive form of Lord Shiva, the supreme God of destruction. He is also regarded as his wandering form. There are as many as 64 Bhairavas, who are all guarding the cardinal points and controlling the directions. Kala Bhairava is the chief of the […]

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