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नरसिंह जयंती ― तिथि, समय, पूजा विधि, लाभ

नरसिंह जयंती का मुख्य उद्देश्य अधर्म को दूर करना और धार्मिकता के मार्ग का अनुसरण करना है, जो सही कर्मों और अहिंसा की ओर मार्ग का संकेत देता है

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Sringeri Jagadguru Sri Vidhushekara Bharati Swami’s Anugraha Sandesha

On the occasion of Souramana Ugadi, Uttaradhikari of the Sringeri Sharada Peetham Sri Vidhushekara Bharati Swami addresses devotees worldwide

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Coronavirus Poses Also A Question On Faith

Brahmasri KV Vaidyanatha Sastrigal, a renowned scholar, presided over a yajna recently, aimed at seeking relief from the coronavirus pandemic

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Guru Nanak Jayanti: What First Sikh Guru Taught

While Guru Nanak urged people to ‘nām japo, kirat karo, vand chhako’, he stood for several values while he also fought various social evils

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Tulasi: Two Stories, One Reason For Devotion

The Padma Purana, Devi Bhagavatam and Skanda Purana tell the story of Tulasi or Vrinda differently but the essence of devotion is a constant

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Dhatri Puja On Akshaya Navami: Why The Tree Is Divine

The gods associated with the dhatri tree, the occasion of its worship and the rituals associated with it as mentioned in the Skanda Purana

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Bhai Dooj: Legend, Significance, Auspicious Timings

The festival of Bhai Dooj or Bhaiya Dooj in northern India, Bhai Phonta in Bengal and Bhaubeej in Maharashtra are symbols of love and dedication that bonds a brother with his sister. On this day, married women invite their brothers at home and offer them food after applying tilak. Brothers and sisters living in the […]

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Dhanvantari, The Legacy Consigned To Oblivion

Why did India let the legacy of Dhanvantari, the first doctor, be lost in oblivion? Both indigenous charlatans and foreign invaders are to blame. But with the state’s interest in Ayurveda rekindled, society must do everything within its capabilities to revive the science

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Karva Chauth: Faith, legend behind viewing the moon through a sieve

The legend and Karva Chauth rituals vary across Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Delhi and, in south India, Andhra Pradesh

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Demonisation of Wedding Rituals Smacks of Hindu-Illiteracy

There can be no better Hindu ritual than the widely prevalent and most visible practice of wedding rituals for such demonisation by cultural leftists