The Great Vedic Deities of Vedic Metaphysics

Hari Om Agni, the fire god, was closely associated with Indra, and is sometimes called his twin brother. The pair were the most prominent deities in Vedic times: about 250 hymns are addressed to Indra and over 200 to Agni. Indra gave the “air of life” to men; Agni symbolized the “vital spark”, the principle … Continue reading The Great Vedic Deities of Vedic Metaphysics

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