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Lord Shiva Temples in Kannur, Kerala

In the heart of Kannur is located the Chovva Sree Siva Temple in Mele Chovva; it is just 3 km. south of Kannur on the side of NH-17. Thayyil Sree Siva Temple is also situated at a distance of about 3 km. southwest of Kannur at Thayyil bus stop. Other temples of this area are […]

Saleshwaram Temple, Lingamaiah Temple at a cave in Nallamala Forest near Srisailam

Saleshwaram Temple is a Lingamaiah Temple (Shiva Temple) located at a cave in Nallamala forest near Srisailam. The temple is situated in Mahabubnagar district of Andhra Pradesh. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The significant feature of this temple is – the temple will be opened only for 3-5 days during Chaitra Purnima or […]

Tandur Bhadrappa Temple (Bhavigi Bhadreshwara Swamy Temple)

Tandur Bhadrappa Temple, Bhavigi Bhadreshwara Temple

Tandur Bhadrappa Temple (Bhavigi Bhadreshwara Swamy Temple) is one of the famous Shiva Temples in Rangareddy district of Telangana. Bhadrappa Temple situated exactly at the main chowrasta of Tandur, was constructed in 1940 in Veera Shaiva Agama procedure. In Chaitra Masam as per Telugu calendar, there will be Rathotsavam and Brahmotsavams will be held at […]

Lord Vishnu as Vasudeva, Sankarshana, Pradyumna & Aniruddha

According to the Hindu religious scholars and pundits, there are several shades and senses of meaning of the esteemed term avatar within the Hindu Dharma. It is to be highly noted that Purusha avatars are largely described as the original or the initial avatars of Vishnu within the said Universe. They are Vasudeva, Sankarshana,   Pradyumna […]

Sadashiva & Mahasadashiva: Highest Form of Lord Shiva

Sada Shiva Maha Sadashiva

Sadashiva is the one of the forms of Lord Shiva. It is believed that Sadashiva is the highest form of Lord Shiva, which has which depicts a deeper philosophy of spiritualism, humanism and existence of God. The form of Sadashiva is also known with the other names like Paramashiva and Parameshwara, both of them giving […]

Dharmasthala Temple Annual Festival Calendar 2015

Dharmasthala Temple Annual Festival Calendar 2015 – Dharmasthala Manjunatha Temple Annual Festival calendar 2015 is here… Monthly Sankramana (Masa Sankranti) are the most regular festivals celebrated at Manjunatha Swamy Temple. Here is the Annual Festival Calendar 2015 February 2015 – Magha Masa 13th Febrauary – Kumbha Sankramana 17th Febrauary – Maha Shivarathri March 2015 – Phalguna […]

Shashthi Mata (Goddess Shashti)

Shashti Mata Goddess Sasthi

Shashthi Mata or Goddess Shashti is a Hindu folk goddess, venerated as the benefactor and protector of children (especially, as the giver of male child). She is also the deity of vegetation and reproduction and is believed to bestow children and assist during childbirth. She is often pictured as a motherly figure, riding a cat […]

Stories of Kamakhya Devi in Puranas

Several stories about Goddess Kamakhya Devi are mentioned in many ancient Scriptures including Puranas. Kalika Purana is the best source to get information about the Goddess of Fertility.. Vatsayana, a Vedic Sage in Varanasi during the later first Century was approached by the King in the Himalayan region (now Nepal) to find a solution to […]

Sage Veda Vyasa | Maharshi Krishna Dwaipayana | Badarayana

Veda Vyasa

Sage Veda Vyasa (Maharshi Krishna Dwaipayana / Sage Badarayana) was the sage who gave the world realism, wisdom and compassion. Veda Vyasa was one of the mightiest personalities in the Indian religious history. He was born to Satyavathi and sage Parashara. He was Krishna Dwaipayana (Krishna means dark coloured and Dwaipayana means born on an […]

King Indradyumna and Puri Jagannath Temple

Puri Jagannath Temple

In Satya Yuga there was a king named Indradyumna. He was a very powerful king as Indra himself. He was handsome, honest and truthful, learned in the shastras and the Vedas, and skilled in the use of weapons. His radiance put the sun to shame. Indradyumna was devoted to Vishnu. He once decided that he […]

Telangana Godavari Pushkaralu – Bathing ghats all along Godavari river

Bathing ghats all along Godavari river for Pushkaralu 2015 in Telangana.. Usually Godavari ‘Pushkaralu’ were held at the ancient and historic temple shrines of Dharmapuri, Kaleshwaram, Koti Lingala and Manthani in Karimnagar district, but, this time, the district administration had decided to conduct pushkaralu all along the shores of Godavari in Karimnagar district for the […]

EPDCL sanctions Rs 36.6 cr for Godavari Pushkaram works

EPDCL sanctions Rs 36.6 cr for Godavari Pushkaram works – Chairman and Managing Director of Andhra Pradesh Eastern Power Distribution Company Limited (APEPDCL) Mutyala Raju has said the company has earmarked Rs.36.60 crore for Rajahmundry circle to take up Godavari Pushkaram works. Addressing media persons here on Thursday, he said Rs. 18.36 crore was sanctioned […]

Vishwakarma Jayanti 2015

Vishwakarma or Biswakarma

Vishwakarma Jayanti or Biswakarma Diwas is the first appearance day or birthday of Lord Vishwakarma, the Hindu God of architecture and engineering. In 2015, Vishwakarma Jayanti date is September 17. It is celebrated with lot of gusto in industrial towns of West Bengal, Orissa, Tripura, Assam, some other North Indian states, Eastern parts of India, […]

Ravidas Jayanti 2015 | Guru Ravidas Jayanti in 2015

Guru Ravidas Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Sant Ravidas, the renowned saint and poet who lived during the period of Kabirdas. In 2015, Sant Ravidas Jayanti date is February 3. Guru Ravidas Jayanti is celebrated on Magh Purnima, Full Moon day Magh month (January – February). Recital of Akhand Paath, special Aarti, and Nagar […]

Guru Pratipada 2015

Guru Pratipada is an auspicious day dedicated to Guru Parampara of Datta Sampradaya. In 2015, Guru Pratipada date is February 4. Guru Pratipada is observed with utmost fervor in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra & some other Western and North parts of India. Guru Pratipada marks the day of incarnation of Sri Nrusimha Saraswati. As per the […]

Avatar Meher Baba Punyatithi

Avatar Meher Baba Punyatithi is the Maha Samadhi day or the day of disappearance of Meher Baba, who was an Indian spiritual master. Avatar Meher Baba Punyatithi date is January 31. Meher Baba was born as Merwin Sheriar Irani on 25 February 1894 in a Zorastrian family at Pune, Maharashtra. Since childhood, Meher baba has […]