Monthly Shivratri April 2014 (Masa Shivaratri Poojan)

Masa Shivaratri is an auspicious day to perform Shiva Puja. In April 2014, Masa Shivaratri date is April 27, Sunday. Monthly Shivaratri falls on Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi, a day prior to Amavasya or No Moon. This Masa Shivaratri falls in Vaishakh Month in North Indian Hindi calendars, Chaitra Month in Amavasyant calendars of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra […]

Vaishakh Amavasya

Vaishakh Amavasya is the No Moon day in Vaishakha month of Hindu calendar. It falls in May-June. In 2014, Vaishakh Amavasya date is May 28 in Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars. It is on April 29 as per North Indian Hindi calendars. In Amavasyant Hindu calendars of Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka, Vaishakha […]

Somvati Amavasya April 2014 (28 April)

Somvati Amavasya, Amasomvar Vrat, is an auspicious to perform Shiva Puja and many other pujas mentioned in the Scriptures. Somvati Amavasya is observed on the No Moon which falls on Somavar (Monday). In April 2014, there will be a Somvati Amavasya on April 28. 28 April Somvati Amavasya is Vaishakh Amavasya in North Indian Hindi […]

Chandra Darshan April 2014 (Vaishakha Month Chandra Darshanam)

April 30, 2014 is Chandra Darshan (Vaishakha Maasa Chandra Darshan). It falls in Vaishakh Month (Vaishakha Masam) as per all the calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. And it falls in Chithirai Masam of Tamil calendar, Medam Month of Malayalam calendar and Boishakh Month of Bengali Panjika. Chandra Darshan is the appearance […]

Varuthini Ekadashi 2014, Varudhini Ekadasi Vrat

Varuthini Ekadashi, also spelt as Varudhini Ekadasi, is an auspicious Ekadasi vrat observed on Krishna Paksha in Vaishakh month as per North Indian Hindi calendars. In 2014, Varuthini Ekadashi date is April 25. Shri Yudhishthira Maharaj offering obeisance to Lord Vasudeva asked to describe the merits and influence about Ekadashi taking place during the dark […]

Largest Shani Statue, Temple at Sangareddy in Telangana

Largest Shani statue at Yerdanur Sangareddy

The 20-foot largest Shani statue installed at Yerdanur, a small village located near Sangareddy town in Medak district of Telangana. The idol was sculpted by Subbayya Sthapati of Madurai after toiling for about two years with the assistance of eight other sculptors at Karavaikudi in Tamil Nadu. Even finding a black monolithic rock of that […]

Varuthini Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story

Varudhini Ekadasi, is an auspicious Ekadasi vrat observed on Krishna Paksha in Vaishakh month as per North Indian Hindi calendars. It coincides with Krishna Paksha Ekadashi of Chaitra month as per Telugu, Kannada, Gujarati, and Marathi Panchangams. Varudhini Ekadashi Vrat Katha…. Shri Yudhishthira Maharaj offering obeisance to Lord Vasudeva asked to describe the merits and influence […]

Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamiji’s Yatra, Camp at Bangalore 21 April 2014 onwards

Their Holinesses Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji and Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji will camp in Bangalore and perform the Nitya Chandramouleeswara Puja at the Vidyaniketan Public School, Ullal, near Bangalore University, from 21 April 2014. The morning poojas will start around 9:00 am and evening pooja around 7:00 PM. Concerts and other cultural […]

Tula Lagna, Libra Ascendant (Tula Rising Sign)

Tula Lagna (Libra Ascendant) or Tula Rising sign is the seventh Lagna in 12 Lagnas of Hindu Astrology. Here, we discuss physical characteristics, mental characteristics and behavior of Tula Lagna natives.. Physical Characteristics The natives of Tula Lagna grow tall with age and have a well proportioned body. The limbs are slender and strong. The […]

Kanya Lagna, Virgo Ascendant (Kanya Rising Sign)

Kanya Lagna (Virgo Ascendant) or Kanya Rising sign is the sixth Lagna in 12 Lagnas of Hindu Astrology. Here, we discuss physical characteristics, mental characteristics and behavior of Kanya Lagna natives.. Physical Characteristics The natives of Kanya Lagnam are tall with slender body. Their eye brows are curved with hair growth. Their voice is often […]