With a strange mixture of qualities, such is the Shiva Lord Divine To understand Him is beyond the ordinary, He is so sublime On one hand, He is the most indifferent of the deities at all times He is pleased with simple prayers even if just like nursery rhymes On the other hand He may […]
Shivratri is a very popular festival in India that is celebrated almost all across the country. This year in 2017 Maha Shivratri is being celebrated on 24 February (Friday). Lord Shiva is the supreme force that drives all the lives on earth. He is the Lord of the Lords and had the power to destroy the […]
Lord Shiva is known in many forms, the Supreme Divine Each of His forms has a deep significance, subtle and sublime The four hands seen in this form seem a heavenly sight The forehead is shining with aura of meditation, so light and bright They signify the fourfold paths of union with the self called […]
Shivratri is a day of extreme importance for the Hindus. Mahashivratri is the auspicious night dedicated to Lord Shiva. The entire day and night are spent in prayers of Shiva. In this article we discuss the importance of Maha Shivaratri and the rituals associated with worshiping Shiva on this day.
Lord Shiva is one of the most prominent deities in the Hindu mythology. Let us discuss about a very common form of Lord Shiva and that is Natraj. It is very common to find the idols of Natraj in India and is associated with the native culture invariably.
Today we will learn about the Nandi Bull and the significance it holds in religion and traditions. Many of us might be bit surprised about the stories of mythology but they had their own significance like the Jakarta tales in Buddhism and similar pattern can be observed in many religions. Basically we will be dedicating a […]
Shri Amaranth is one of the most holy places in India and this article is meant as Sri Amarnath yatra guide for people who are looking forward to visit this holy shrine. It has a huge religious significance. It is said that if you […]