Uma, Pārvati, Durgā and Her Forms — In Vedic Scriptures

Hari Om UMĀ Umā is the name by which the consort of Siva is first known. In the sacred books she appears in many forms, and is known by many names; but as there are legends giving the circumstances connected with the names and forms more generally known, these will be given as far as … Continue reading Uma, Pārvati, Durgā and Her Forms — In Vedic Scriptures

Story of NANDI, The Vehicle of Lord Shiva

Hari Om Once there lived a virtuous sage by the name Shilada, who did not have any children of his own. He decided to worship Lord Shiva to get a meritorious and divine child blessed by Him. He prayed intensely and immersed himself in austerity for hundreds of years. At last, Lord Shiva appeared before … Continue reading Story of NANDI, The Vehicle of Lord Shiva