Auspicious Muhurt

Importance and Significance of Guru Purnima in Hinduism

  A very popular “Sholka” for guru in India   Gururbrahmaa gururvishnuh gururdevo Maheswarah | Guruh-saakshaat parambrahma tasmai shrigurave namah ||     Which mean “Guru is creator Brahma; Guru is preserver Vishnu; Guru is also the destroyer Siva and he is the source of the Absolute. I offer all my salutations to the Guru” […]

Purushottam Maas Mahatmya In Hindu Religion

The lunar calendar adds one extra month every third year. This extra month is known by various names: Adhik Maas, Mal Maas, Purushottam Maas, Malimmacha. This is the thirteenth month of the lunar calendar. Just as there is the lunar year with the extra month (Adhik Maas), so is there a lunar year with a […]

Nirjala Ekadashi-Importance, Story and Observing Ekadashi

How to Observe Nirjala Ekadashi Vrat Nirjala means that while not water. Hence, fast is ascertained while not water and food. It’s thought of because the most strict and thus, most sacred of all Ekadashis. This fast is very tough to follow because it falls within the hot period of time. The 24 hours long […]

Why Is This Shani Jayanti Even More Special This Year?

Shani Jayanti is a Hindu festival dedicated to the worship of Lord Shani. Hindus all across the planet celebrate this auspicious festival in hope of seeking Lord Shani’s blessings. It falls on 18 May 2015 that is additionally the Hindu day of Jyestha Amavasya. This year Shani Jayanti coincides with Somvati Amavasya. Somvati Amavasya could […]

How to Observe Vat Savitri Vrat? Know Procedure of Vat Savitri Puja

Vat Savitri Vrat, or Vat Savitri Poornima, may be a fast determined by married Hindu women in North India for the well-being of their husbands and kids. The fast relies on the devotion and determination shown by Savitri to get back her husband Satyavan from the clutches of Yama (god of death). The legend is […]

Auspicious Events In The Month Of Jyeshtha

The month of Jyeshtha is starting on 05/05/15 and it’d endwise 02/06/15. The primary fifteen days of Krishna Paksha would observe Somavati Amavasya and Shri Shani Jayanti. Apparently each these events are happening on a similar day i.e. 18/05/15. Somvati Amavasya is that the confluence of Amavasya occurring on a weekday and it’s thought-about terribly […]