Mars (Mangal or Angaraka or Kuja) in Vedic Astrology

Hari Om In Vedic astrology Mars is know as MANGAL, ANGARAKA and KUJA. These names in Sanskrit mean, "auspicious, burning coal, and the fair one". Mars is a malefic. He rules over the two sidereal signs of Aries and Scorpio. He is exalted in Capricorn and fallen in the opposite sign of Cancer. Mars is … Continue reading Mars (Mangal or Angaraka or Kuja) in Vedic Astrology

Lord Hanuman – The Eternal Troubleshooter

Hari Om All devotees who go through testing times caused by Lord Shani are often asked to pray to Lord Hanuman, the eternal troubleshooter. Both Lord Shiva and Shani Dev are connected to Lord Hanuman. While Lord Hanuman is an avatar of Lord Shiva (Sri Rudra), Lord Shani Dev received all his powers through immense … Continue reading Lord Hanuman – The Eternal Troubleshooter

Shree Yantra Worship by Abhishegam for both Material and Spiritual Prosperity

Hari Om The Sri Yantra (Shree Yantra) Shri Yantra (Sri Chakra) is the philosophical and mathematical representation of the Divine Mother Sri Lalitha Maha Tripurasundari’s Creative Power, Dynamic Process and her intimate play with the un manifest Consciousness in the sport of creating and destroying this illusory world through an incessant cyclic process. The existence … Continue reading Shree Yantra Worship by Abhishegam for both Material and Spiritual Prosperity

Top 10 Teachings from the Ramayana

Hari Om 1. Good always prevails over Evil  In the Ramayana, Goddess Sita is manipulated and lured by evil plans of Ravana. Despite all his wicked plotting, in the end Lord Rama wins back Sita. Irrespective of his extreme wealth, strength, power and blessings from God Shiva himself, Ravana was killed by Lord Rama, for … Continue reading Top 10 Teachings from the Ramayana

Science and Significance of the number 108

Hari Om Galileo Galilei, the famous astronomer, mathematician, and physicist stated that the universe was written “in mathematical language”. He believed that the mysteries of creation itself could be understood and explained through mere numbers and equations. Image Courtesy pixabay.com For spiritual leaders and yogis this mysterious, magical number has always been 108. For example, … Continue reading Science and Significance of the number 108

The scientific basis for the effectiveness of japa (mantras)

Hari Om Scientists prove that the DNA can be reprogrammed by words and frequencies (Grazyna Fosar and Franz Bludorf). DNA Genetic material helix (courtesy pixabay) The human DNA is a biological internet and superior in many aspects to the artificial one. Russian scientific research directly or indirectly explains phenomena such as clairvoyance, intuition, spontaneous and … Continue reading The scientific basis for the effectiveness of japa (mantras)

Sharad (Shardiya) Navratri 2019 – Schedule, Guidelines, Pujas and other Religious instructions

Hari Om Image courtesy: Pinterest Sharad Navratri 2019 Dates and Days Information Navratri Day 1 - September 29, 2019 (Sunday) - Prathama, Ghatsthapana, Shailaputri Puja Day 2 - September 30, 2019 (Monday) - Chandra Darshan, Dwitiya, Brahmacharini Puja Day 3 - October 1, 2019 (Tuesday) - Tritiya, Chandraghanta Puja Day 4 - October 2, 2019 … Continue reading Sharad (Shardiya) Navratri 2019 – Schedule, Guidelines, Pujas and other Religious instructions

What is “Surrender to GOD”?

Hari Om ‘Surrender’ implies giving up (or handing over) all rights, ownerships and privileges to the conqueror. Surrendering to God also means the same. Bhagawan (Iswara) has a plan or design for our lives, and surrendering to Him means we give up or set aside our own plans and dreams and willingly seek His. The … Continue reading What is “Surrender to GOD”?

The Story of Mata Vaishno Devi

Hari Om Jai Mata Di! To know the history of Mata Vaishnodevi temple we must go back to Treta Yug when the virtuous people were tormented by the Asuras (demons) Ravana, Kumb-Karan, Khardooshan, Tadka and others. The Gods decided to create a divine personality, in the roop (form) of a girl for their protection. The … Continue reading The Story of Mata Vaishno Devi

Bharani Shraddha (Mahaa Bharani) – 18th September 2019

Hari Om Bharani Shraddha is an auspicious ritual during the Pitru Paksha at the time when the ‘Bharani’ Nakshatra exists during the ‘Aparahna Kala’. Most likely this Nakshatra prevails during the ‘Chaturthi’ (4th day) tithi or ‘Panchami’ (5th day) tithi and is referred as ‘Chauth Bharani’ and ‘Bharani Panchami’ respectively. The Shraddha ceremony of any … Continue reading Bharani Shraddha (Mahaa Bharani) – 18th September 2019