Lord Vishnu, Concept of Avatars and Theory of Evolution

Hari Om Concept of Avatars In the Puranic mythologies of ancient India, the legend of the Avatar is considered one of the most important myths of the Vedic culture. It is particularly associated with the God Vishnu, one of the principle deities of the Hindu trinity which also includes Brahma, the creator and Shiva, the … Continue reading Lord Vishnu, Concept of Avatars and Theory of Evolution

The Greatness of Margazhi (Dhanur) month

Hari Om "brhtsaam tathaa saamnaam gaayatree chandasaamaham maasaanaam margasheersho-ahamritunaam kusumaakarah" In Bhagawat Gita, lord Krishna has described the month of Mrigashirsha as one of his manifestations. He says in Months " I am Margazhi" The month of Dhanur Maasa or name Margazhi (mid Dec to Jan 14), derives from the star Mrigashirsha and is considered … Continue reading The Greatness of Margazhi (Dhanur) month

Self Manifested Ashtakshara Vishnu Temples

Hari Om One should visit in his/her lifetime the eight powerful temples of Lord Vishnu representing the energies of the eight letters of ‘Om Namo Narayana’, at: 1. Sri Venkateswara Samy (Sri Balaji) Temple Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh 2. Sri Ranganatha Samy Temple, Srirangam, Tamilnadu 3. Sri Bhoovaragaswamy Temple,Sri Mushnam, Tamilnadu 4. Sri Vanamamalai Perumal, Nanguneri, … Continue reading Self Manifested Ashtakshara Vishnu Temples