In Hinduism, Saraswati is the goddess of knowledge, music, arts and science. She is the consort of Brahma, also revered as His Shakti. Her figure is also popular in the Jain religion of west and central India. Saraswati, known as Sraosha in Zoroastrianism is the guardian of earth. Sraosha (“obedience”) is also the wife and messenger of Ahura Mazda, and her role as the "Teacher of Daena", Daena being the hypostasis of both "Conscience" and "Religion"
Worship through praising is an important element to honour the Lord Almighty.There are different means trough which we can honour the Lord.Through songs, clapping hands , praising the lord with the thankful heart and much more.According to Bible, the great King David danced in the streets leaving his prstige status aside just for the purpose to honour the Lord.This is what god expects from us too.
In an ancient temple, a number of pigeons lived happily on roof top. When the renovation of the temple began for the annual temple feast the pigeons relocated themselves to a Church nearby. The existing pigeons in the Church accommodated the new comers very well.Christmas was nearing and the Church was given a facelift, All the pigeons had to move out and look for another place.
Dakshinamurti literally means 'one who is facing south (dakṣiṇa)' in Sanskrit. South is the direction of Death, hence change. In every Siva temple the stone image of Dakshinamurthy is installed, facing south, on the southern circumambulatory path around the sanctum sanctorum. Perhaps, of all Hindu Gods, he is the only one sitting facing south.
Easter is a festival that is celebrated by Christians all over the world.It marks the Rising of Jesus from death.Jesus underwent a horrendous journey on the cross.He was hung to death on the cross for almost 6 hours on a Friday.That is what called as Good Friday.Three days after death he rose from death to prove himself as the Son of the Mighty God.
Good Friday is not a day of celebration for Christians .Its is on that day our Lord Jesus Christ had a horrendous journey to be hung on cross for nearly 6 hours.It is considered holy to meditate on the pain that Jesus underwent on the cross.The words that he spoke on the cross are preached as the sermon on that day.But why did this horrible blood shed day get its name as Good Friday.It actually means holy in one sense.In other sense, people call it good because he died on the cross just to save
The Tamil New Year which usually falls on April 14th is an occasion that calls for celebration for Tamilians all over the world. Tamilaians from different sphere of the society come forward to take part in this celebration. This is supposedly the day when Lord Brahma (the Creator of the world, according to Hindu mythology) started creation. People exchange greetings of 'Puthandu Vazthukal' (Happy New Year) with great fervor on this day.
Many believe the mighty Hanuman to be an avatar of Shiva. But unlike that of Ram, there are no stories about Hanuman finishing his mortal form on earth. Neither no proof for ascending to heaven.People believe that is because Hanuman is still among us.
The Lord we serve and praise is the Almightiest.To clearly understand this word, you are you are the son of Bill Gates, the richest man and you have a short of money in personal,will you feel helpless definetly no because your father Bill Gates the world's richest man can fly away your financial problems in less than a minute.The same is applicable with our Lord Almighty,h e is bigger than the biggest problem you face,a simple solution to the biggest problem you face is readily available with h
What do you think God expect in you?? Your money ,riches, ..precious gifts to the Lord...NOT AT ALL.He expects just your humble loving heart.The Almighty who created the whole world, including the riches you have is nothing in his sight.
The tomb where Jesus is believed to have been buried in Jerusalem's Old City has been unveiled again after months of delicate restoration work. The monument, which includes a 19th-century ornate edicule or shrine surrounding
Ugadi, a New Year celebration in states like Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka, falls on March 28 this year. As India is known for its versatile culture and the way it is celebrated, even the New Year fest has different names and times in different parts of the country. A festival that is known by the name of Gudi Parva in Maharashtra is celebrated as Ugadi in some other states.
The Tirumala Tirupathi Devastham of Andhra Pradesh is the most popular pilgrimages for the Hindus all over the globe.They consider it as the essential rite of passage.This divine lord's darshan has attracted people across the globe to make this hill town a bustling pilgrimage.the wonders of TTD were captured by Nat Geo to explore its wonders and to carry its heritage and amazing wonders across the globe.The ritual is carried out for the divine incarnations with the best of the best across the wo
Hindus celebrate Janmashtami by fasting, worshipping Krishna and staying up until midnight, and offer prayers at special time, when Krishna is believed to have been born. Images of Krishna's infancy are placed in swings and cradles in temples and homes. At midnight, devotees gather around for devotional songs, dance and exchange gifts.
Krishna is, like in any religion, a character or a symbol that has many different aspects, different meanings, different levels of importance and different interpretations. Of course, over the centuries, the character of Krishna has been understood by people at many different levels, some accurate, some inaccurate.