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Significance of Body piercing during Thaipusam

You might have seen many people piercing their body with hooks and vel during Thaipusam at Murugan temples. Why do people do this kind of act and what is the significance behind body piercing during Thaipusam. Let us discuss the issue in detail. In [...]

What does snake around Shiva’s neck mean ?

You might be wondering about what meaning does the snake around Shiva’s neck has. Well , everything connected with Shiva has a meaning and significance. Let us discuss that in detail. When Shiva drank the poison during the samudra manthan, [...]

Significance of Mahima Mela at Joranada in Orissa

There is a unique ritual of submitting children as hermits which is practiced at the Mahima Mela in Joranda of Orissa. They practice no idol worship in the temple . When the wishes of devotess are fulfilled, they submit their children as hermits [...]

Speciality of Bholenath Temple in Moradabad

THere is a unique ritual observed in the Bholenath Temple of Moradabad. Here devotees offer brooms to the God. They believe it will wipe away their sins. Checkout this report from hindustan times : Brooms have quietly nudged away milk and marigold, [...]

Legend of Lathmar Holi

Lathmar Holi is celebrated in many parts of India in a unique way. On this day, women playfully hit on the head of men with a stick. Whats the reason behind such a ritual. Lets find out the legend behind Lathmar Holi. As per legend, Krishns [...]

Japanese worship Hindu Goddess Saraswati

You would be surprised to know that the Japanese also worship Goddess Saraswati. She is the Goddess of Knowledge and it is respected throughout the world in different forms. Here is an interesting article published in a newspaper.  Apart from [...]

Why is Navratri celebrated twice every year in India

Navratri is celebrated two times in a year. One is during September and October which is the Ashwini Masa and the other one is during March and April which is the Chaitra masa. If you observe carefully, both these months are the times during [...]

Dnyaneshwari – Commentary on Bhagavad Gita

One of the greatest commentaries ever written on Bhagavad Gita comes from Sant Dnyaneshwar. It is known as Dnyaneshwari. It was written by him when he was only sixteen years old. Dnyaneshwari was written in the 13th century and it was the first [...]