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Thrikarthika – Kartika Vilaku – Festival of lights in Kerala

Thrikarthika, or Trikartika, is the festival of lights celebrated in Kerala on the... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Yellamma Jatara 2014 at Saundatti – Yellamma – Renuka Temple Festival at Saundatti in Belgaum in Karnataka

Renuka Yatra at Saundatti in Belgaum in Karnataka is held at the famous Renuka Devi... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Story of Hanuman Swallowing Sudarshana Chakra

Sudarshana Chakra and numerous other items and people associated with Vishnu had grown in... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Tiruvannamalai Mahadeepam 2014 Date – Karthikai Maha Deepam in 2014

Tiruvannamalai Maha Deepam is lit atop the Annamalai Hills at the famous Sri... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Banyan Tree at Jyotisar Where the Bhagavad Gita Was Narrated To Get a New Lease of Life

Jyotisar is located near Kurukshetra in Haryana and it is believed that the Bhagavad Gita... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Swami Yatiswarananda Teachings

Through pure actions and thoughts you should accumulate enough merit to counter the... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Dattatreya Jayanti 2014 Date

Dattatreya Jayanthi celebrates the incarnation of Adi Guru Dattatreya on the earth.... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Durga Ashtami – Eighth Day of Navaratri

The eighth day of the nine night Navratri festival is celebrated across India as Durga Ashtami, and is also part of the ten-day Durga-Puja festival celebrated primarily in the state of West Bengal. Ashtami simply means eighth day of the fortnight. Show More Summary

Ganesha Chaturthi – Celebration and Mantras

Ganesha Chaturthi is celebrated on the fourth (chaturth-) day after the new moon (amavasya) in the Hindu month of "Bhadrapada" (usually in August-September). It is the beginning of ten days of festivities in the honor of the chief (eesha) of Lord Shiva's celestial hordes (ganas), Lord Ganesha. Gana also means Read more...

Janmashtami – Celebrating Lord Krishna

Krishna Janmashtami is the birthday of Lord Krishna, the eighth Divine Incarnation of Lord Vishnu. It falls on the 8th day of the dark half of the month (in the waning part of the lunar cycle between the full moon and the new moon) of Bhadrapada (August-September). Show More Summary

On Creation and Destruction – Brahma and Shiva

On the one hand, we have Brahma the creator - he, looking in all four directions, creating the three universes, with the five elements at his disposal. He is said to create all that exists. On the other hand, we have Shiva, the destroyer. Show More Summary

Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi – The Bond of Love and Protection

Raksha Bandhan (the bond - Bandhan of protection - Raksha) is a Hindu festival, which celebrates the love between brothers and sisters. It is celebrated on the full moon (poornima) of the month of Shraavan. This article discusses the...Show More Summary

Story of Bana – Son of Mahabali

Bana is one of the sons of Mahabali – the king who was pushed to the netherworld by the... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Hindu Temples in Bengaluru initiate Swachh Mandir Abhiyaan – No Plastic Bags and Littering

Swachh Mandir Abhiyaan is a campaign initiated by Hindu Temples in Bengaluru with aim to... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Only way of attaining truth is through the interpenetration of our being into all objects – Rabindranath Tagore

All the great utterances of man have to be judged not by the letter but by the spirit –... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Nagdive in Maharashtra in Margashirsh Month

Nagdive is observed during the first Thursday during the shukla paksha, or waxing phase... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Importance of Guruvayur Ekadasi

The Shuklapaksha Ekadasi falling in the Malayalam month Vrishchikam (November – December)... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Gita Jayanti – Bhagavad Geeta Jayanthi

Gita Jayanti, also referred as Bhagawad Geetha Jayanthi, is the day when the Bhagvad Gita... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Bhagavad Gita Chapter 8 Teachings

Brahman is imperishable, the Supreme; His essential nature is called Self Knowledge, the... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Bal Gangadhar Tilak on the Practical Teaching of the Bhagavad Gita

The most practical teaching of the Gita, and one for which it is of abiding interest and... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

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