Utpanna Ekadashi 2018: Time, Date and Significance

Utpanna Ekadashi 2018: Time, Date and Significance

Utpanna Ekadashi comes after Devutthana Ekadashi.

Dec 03, 2018, 12:50 PM IST
Chhath Puja 2018: Sunrise, sunset timings, Arghya timings

Chhath Puja 2018: Sunrise, sunset timings, Arghya timings

The four-day long festival witnesses several devotees observing a fast and praying to the Sun God and Goddess Usha.

Nov 13, 2018, 09:41 AM IST
Chhath Puja and Sandhya Arghya Timings, Vidhi and Tithi

Chhath Puja and Sandhya Arghya Timings, Vidhi and Tithi

The actual day of the festival (the third day or Chhath Puja)  falls on the sixth day of the Hindu month of Kartik and hence it is called Chhath.   

Nov 12, 2018, 09:02 AM IST
Chhath Puja 2018: Chaturthi to Saptami sunrise and sunset timings

Chhath Puja 2018: Chaturthi to Saptami sunrise and sunset timings

Since the main puja revolves around the Sun God, sunrise and sunset timings are very important.  

Nov 09, 2018, 13:40 PM IST
Chitragupta Puja 2018: Date, ritual and significance

Chitragupta Puja 2018: Date, ritual and significance

If Yama is the god of death then Chitragupta decides who goes to hell and heaven.

Nov 09, 2018, 07:48 AM IST
Diwali 2018: Lakshmi Pujan Tithi, Timings and Vidhi

Diwali 2018: Lakshmi Pujan Tithi, Timings and Vidhi

Businessmen open their new books of accounts and also initiate new ventures on this day.  

Nov 05, 2018, 14:20 PM IST
Dhanteras 2018:  Tithi, Puja Timings and Vidhi

Dhanteras 2018: Tithi, Puja Timings and Vidhi

Dhanteras literally means dhan+ teras (wealth and 13th day).   

Oct 31, 2018, 08:41 AM IST
Karva Chauth 2018: Tithi, Vidhi and Puja Timings

Karva Chauth 2018: Tithi, Vidhi and Puja Timings

According to the Hindu calendar, the Karva Chauth Tithi is observed during Krishna Paksha Chaturthi in the month of Kartik.   

Oct 23, 2018, 11:18 AM IST
Dussehra 2018: Know the significance of Ramlila

Dussehra 2018: Know the significance of Ramlila

On the day of Dussehra, the final episode of the epic is enacted in which Lord Rama kills Ravana.

Oct 18, 2018, 13:18 PM IST
Navratri 2018: Day 8 –Worship Maa Maha Gauri to get relief from sufferings

Navratri 2018: Day 8 –Worship Maa Maha Gauri to get relief from sufferings

Unlike Kalratri, who is ferocious, Maha Gauri is calm and compassionate.  

Oct 17, 2018, 07:07 AM IST
Navratri 2018: The best 'Mata Ki Bhente' to evoke divinity this festive season

Navratri 2018: The best 'Mata Ki Bhente' to evoke divinity this festive season

It's that time of the year again to listen to Mata ki Bhente and rejoice these nine holy days.

Oct 16, 2018, 17:22 PM IST
Navratri 2018, Day 7: Worship Goddess Kalratri for making you fearless

Navratri 2018, Day 7: Worship Goddess Kalratri for making you fearless

During Navratri, each form of Maa Durga is worshipped. Devi Kalratri is believed to be the fiercest form of Durga.

Oct 16, 2018, 09:08 AM IST
Navratri 2018, Day 6: Worship Maa Katyayani for a happy married life

Navratri 2018, Day 6: Worship Maa Katyayani for a happy married life

Devi Katyayani is associated with the red colour, similar to Maa Durga.

Oct 15, 2018, 08:48 AM IST
Navratri 2018: Day 5 - Worship Maa Skandamata for wisdom, salvation

Navratri 2018: Day 5 - Worship Maa Skandamata for wisdom, salvation

On the fifth day of Navaratri, Lord Kartikeya’s mother – Skandamata - is worshipped by devotees.

Oct 14, 2018, 07:15 AM IST
Navratri 2018, Day 4: Pray to goddess Kushmanda for good health and power

Navratri 2018, Day 4: Pray to goddess Kushmanda for good health and power

During these 9 days, Maa Durga is worshipped in different avatars. 

Oct 13, 2018, 09:14 AM IST
The Legend behind the manifestation of Goddess Chandraghanta

The Legend behind the manifestation of Goddess Chandraghanta

Chandraghanta, the manifestation of Goddess Durga, also known as Chandrakhanda, Chandika or Rannchandi is worshipped by the devotees on the third day of Navratri. It is believed that the sound of her

Oct 12, 2018, 12:59 PM IST
Navratri special: The origin and existence of the 51 Shaktipeethas

Navratri special: The origin and existence of the 51 Shaktipeethas

At all Shaktipeethas, Goddess Shakti is accompanied by Lord Bhairava (a manifestation of Lord Shiva).

Oct 12, 2018, 11:58 AM IST
Navratri 2018, Day 3: Worship Maa Chandraghanta to bless you with courage!

Navratri 2018, Day 3: Worship Maa Chandraghanta to bless you with courage!

Seated on a tiger, Goddess Chandraghanta is depicted with Dashabhuja or ten hands.

Oct 12, 2018, 09:17 AM IST
Navratri special: The nine forms of Goddess Durga

Navratri special: The nine forms of Goddess Durga

Here is a look at the nine forms of Maa Durga:

Oct 11, 2018, 11:11 AM IST
Navratri 2018: Day 2 - Worship Maa Brahmacharini for peace and virtue!

Navratri 2018: Day 2 - Worship Maa Brahmacharini for peace and virtue!

Maa Durga is worshipped in nine forms and each day is dedicated to one of her avatars. 

Oct 11, 2018, 07:42 AM IST

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