Holi (होली) Basantotsav is a Hindu festival celebrated on the Phalgun Purnima (Full Moon), also known as the festival of colours or the festival of love. It is one of the most an ancient festival ever celebrated by humans which also became popular with non-Hindus in many parts of South Asia, as well as people of other communities outside Asia.
Why Hindus Celebrate Holi - Historical Incidents Retold
Bhakt Prahlad and Blessing of Bhagwan Krishna
The history of Satyug revealed us the reason
Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple (ಗವಿ ಗಂಗಾಧರೇಶ್ವರ ದೇವಸ್ಥಾನ) is an ancient Temple in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. The ancient temple was cut out of the rock probably in the 9th century. It is a natural monolith rock formation with the beautiful temple carved out of it. It is dedicated to Bhagwan Shiv. The temple has four monolithic pillars and a rare idol of Agni, the God of fire. The temple is also famous for its mysterious stone discs in the forecourt and
Swami Vivekanand Ji was born on 12 January 1863 and took samadhi on 4 July 1902, His original name was Narendra Nath Datta, he was chief disciple of the 19th-century Sage Ramakrishna. He became famously known as Swami Vivekanand (and not Swami Vivekananda as per corrupt english). He was a key figure in the introduction of the Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the Western world and is widely credited of building trust among all faiths, religions across World. Swami Ji was also proponent
Bhagwan Shiv Shankar's Tanjore Temple was built over 1000 years ago fully with Granite stones, that too when there was no stone available in the nearby locations. It is huge a 216 feet hollow structure which has withstood all weak or violent disturbances of nature - winds, rainfalls, storms - when the Great Tanjore Temple is built of interlocking stones without any binding material. We call ourselves modern and technologically advanced but even today - No 200+ feet structure in this world is built
Acquiring sins by impure people means de-purification of those evil energies are nearly impossible. But when same sins are absorbed by pious beings, it can overcome the evil elements and spread harmony, peace among others. Women in Hinduism were considered as pious beings; more pious than men.
Indra Punished Vishwaroopa
In the Vedas, Indra is invoked more often than any other deity.Nearly one fourth of the hymns in the Rigveda are addressed to him.The earliest reference to the battle between Indra
Vedic languages are very scientific and have real meaning associated with it. The murth roop of elements which drive life on this earth while controlling nature have names derived from their ancestors. Their existence since billions of human years is living proof that Vedic directives used for these elements were scientifically correct. The katha associated with them are true and their positive effects can be experienced even to this time.
Sagar is the devanagri term used for sea or ocean.
King Raghu was son of King Dilīp. The practice of donating amass wealth, protecting cows and sharing prosperity with people and Sages was done more passionately by King Raghu in his Kingdom.
King Raghu was one of the greatest donors. Demands of common people, whoever visited the palace were met, while giving them dignity and respect. Sages, Sadhus were regarded as protectors of the land and held with high esteem in the palace. There was common saying in the kingdom that "no one returned from
Sanatan Dharm is so pious and great that even asuras belonging to the Vedic dharma showed matchless penance, austerity and bhakti.
Ravan was born to a great sage Vishrava (or Vesamuni), and his wife, the daitya princess Kaikesi. He was born in the Bisrakh village, as his grandfather, the sage Pulastya, was one of the ten Prajapatis or mind-born sons of Brahma and one of the Saptarishi (Seven Great Sages Rishi) in the first Manvantara. Ravan's mother Kaikesi's father, Sumali (or Sumalaya), king
Parashuram is the sixth avatar of Vishnu, son of Renuka and the saptarishi Jamadagni. He is one of the immortals and witnessed Mahabharat war during the end of Dwapar Yug. He received a blessed parashu (axe) after undertaking penance for thousands of years to please Shiva, who in turn taught him the martial arts, hence the name Parashuram.
Parashurama won over Kshatriyas for 21 times after the mighty King Kartavirya having thousands of arms killed his father. He was mentor to Bhishma, Karna and
The Vaimanika Shastra is an early 20th century Sanskrit text about the science involved with the study, design, and manufacturing of airflight capable machines, or the techniques of operating aircraft and rocketry within the atmosphere.It claimed to be obtained by mental channeling, about construction of vimānas, the “chariots of the Gods."
The existence of the text was revealed in 1952 by G. R. Josyer, according to whom it is due to one Pandit Subbaraya Shastry, who dictated it in 1918-1923.
Hindus are natives of India. Already India (Bharat) is infested by outsiders almost 25% of the Indian population include non-natives of India - muslims and christians. The contribution of both these anti-Vedic religions to India was/is terrorism, deceit, conversion and decimation of Hindu population.
All North Eastern militants and naxalites (including Bodos) are christians and funded by christian missionaries whose main agenda is to kill Hindus, local population and then declare it a christian
Sushruta, one of the earliest surgeons of the recorded history (600 B.C.) is believed to be the first individual to describe plastic surgery. Sushruta who lived nearly 150 years before Hippocrates vividly described the basic principles of plastic surgery in his famous ancient treatise 'Sushruta Samhita' in 600 B.C. 'Sushruta Samhita'(Sushruta's compendium) which is one of the oldest treatise dealing with surgery in the world indicates that he was probably the first surgeon to perform plastic surgical
Om Namo Bhagavate Vasudevaya (in devanagari: ॐ नमो भगवते वासुदेवाय) is a Hindu mahamantra. ‘Om Namo Bhagavate Vasudevaya’ ॐ नमो भगवते वासुदेवाय is a mantra of Krishna or Vishnu. This twelve syllable mahamantra is known as a Mukti (liberation) mantra and a spiritual formula for attaining freedom from the birth/death cycles. This can be chanted like Gayatri Mantra. There is no restriction of time, ritual or tedious penance
Bhagwan Shiv Shankar, the destroyer of ignorance and illusion, resides in the great mountain, Kailash (कैलाश पर्वत), where he sits in a state of perpetual meditation along with Shakti Mata, Parvati. He is the beginning and creator of Yog therefore the ultimate renunciate ascetic, he is god of all common beings, yet he is also the divine master of siddh yogis, sadhus, demi-gods and rakshas.
The word "Manasarovara" originates from Sanskrit language, which is a combination of
The Hindu milk miracle was a phenomenon that occurred on September 21, 1995. (see below) Before dawn, a Hindu worshiper at a temple in south New Delhi made an offering of milk to a statue of Shree Ganesh. When a spoonful of milk from the bowl was held near the trunk of the statue, the liquid was seen to disappear, apparently taken in by the idol. Word of the event spread quickly, and by mid-morning it was found that statues of the entire Hindu pantheon in temples all over North India were taking