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Archive - May 2017

Goddess Laxmi

Shri-Lakshmi has a long history testified by the fact that her first hymn, the Shri Shukta, was added to the Rig Veda, the oldest and most revered of Hindu scriptures, somewhere between 1000 and 500 BC. Considering her...

The Aghori

The most feared and the most respected clan of sadhus or ascetics of India , the Aghori sadhus are notorious for their uncommon and grisly rituals they perform as a part and parcel of their religious routine, enough to...

Significance Of Wearing Toe Ring

Wearing of TOE RINGS is highly practiced in India. It is worn as a symbol of married state by Hindu women and is called Bichiya (pronounced: bee-chee-ya) in Hindi, Mettelu in Telugu, Metti in Tamil,Kalungura in Kannada...

Kal Bhairav

kala bhairava was a mendicant(beggar) with a begging bowl in hand. the begging bowl was not just any vessel. it was the skull of brahma’s fifth head. lord shiva cut it off to humble brahma and vishnu. So here goes...

Why Ganesha Is Called Ekadanta

There are a few popular mythical stories behind the origin of the Ekadanta form of Lord Ganesha. Let’s have a look at each one of them: According to the Padma Purana, once Lord Shiva’s ardent devotee...

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