Maha Shivaratri 2018: Why devotees take bath in the Ganga

Maha Shivaratri 2018: Why devotees take bath in the Ganga

Ganga’s presence on earth is attributed to Lord Shiva, who held her in his matted locks as she descended from the heaven with an enormous force. 

Feb 12, 2018, 08:11 AM IST
Maha Shivratri 2018: Puja Tithi, Timings and Vidhi

Maha Shivratri 2018: Puja Tithi, Timings and Vidhi

Meaning Shiva’s night, Maha Shivaratri falls on Chaturdashi Tithi during Krishna Paksha in month of Magha in the South Indian calendar or the Amavasyant Hindu lunar calendar.

Feb 12, 2018, 08:04 AM IST
Vijaya Ekadashi 2018: Vrat Timings and Puja Vidhi

Vijaya Ekadashi 2018: Vrat Timings and Puja Vidhi

Here are the timings for Vijaya Ekadashi Vrat along with the Puja Vidhi.

Feb 11, 2018, 08:59 AM IST
Two 'Sudarshan Chakras' to be installed at ISKCON Mayapur

Two 'Sudarshan Chakras' to be installed at ISKCON Mayapur

The stainless steel chakras are made by a Russian firm with 24-carat gold plating on them.

Feb 06, 2018, 18:57 PM IST
Chandra Grahan: Legend associated with the celestial occurrence

Chandra Grahan: Legend associated with the celestial occurrence

The Samudra Manthan acts as a precursor to the occurrence of Grahan – both Surya and Chandra.

Feb 01, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
Lunar Eclipse 2018: Watch NASA's Live streaming

Lunar Eclipse 2018: Watch NASA's Live streaming

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is live streaming it on Twitter.  

Jan 31, 2018, 17:51 PM IST
Lunar Eclipse 2018: Timings of Chandra Grahan in Indian cities

Lunar Eclipse 2018: Timings of Chandra Grahan in Indian cities

In India, a number of cities will witness this celestial movement and experience the glow of the ‘super blue blood Moon’ tonight. 

Jan 31, 2018, 14:07 PM IST
Chandra Grahan 2018: Dos and don’ts

Chandra Grahan 2018: Dos and don’ts

The total lunar eclipse on Wednesday would be visible from India with the moon taking a red brown glow.

Jan 31, 2018, 08:52 AM IST
Lunar Eclipse 2018: Check out Chandra Grahan and Sutak timings

Lunar Eclipse 2018: Check out Chandra Grahan and Sutak timings

According to NASA, the January 31 full moon is special for three reasons. 

Jan 31, 2018, 08:25 AM IST
Saraswati Puja 2018: Chant these mantras for knowledge and wisdom

Saraswati Puja 2018: Chant these mantras for knowledge and wisdom

You can chant these Saraswati mantras to begin your day.

Jan 22, 2018, 13:32 PM IST
Basant Panchami 2018: Goddess Saraswati Puja Vidhi

Basant Panchami 2018: Goddess Saraswati Puja Vidhi

In case you are not aware of the Puja Vidhi, here are some guidelines that will help.

Jan 22, 2018, 12:52 PM IST
Basant Panchami 2018: Sing this Aarti to pay tribute to Goddess Saraswati

Basant Panchami 2018: Sing this Aarti to pay tribute to Goddess Saraswati

On the occasion of Vasant Panchami, pay tribute to Goddess Saraswati and seek blessings from her by singing this beautiful Aarti.

Jan 22, 2018, 12:36 PM IST
These Swami Vivekananda’s quotes will inspire you to shape your destiny

These Swami Vivekananda’s quotes will inspire you to shape your destiny

Swami Vivekananda's words echoed compassion and universal brotherhood.

Jan 12, 2018, 15:34 PM IST
Sankashti Chaturthi 2018: Significance and Vrat timings

Sankashti Chaturthi 2018: Significance and Vrat timings

The day is widely celebrated in Western and Southern India, especially in the state of Maharashtra where one of the main festivals of Ganesh Chaturthi is an eleven-day long festival.

Jan 05, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Thanka Anki reaches Ayyappa temple

Thanka Anki reaches Ayyappa temple

The ceremonial procession carrying the sacred 'Thanka Anki' (golden attire) of Lord Ayyappa reached the Sabarimala temple here this evening. The procession, which had set off four days ago from Sree

Dec 25, 2017, 20:09 PM IST
Gurpurab 2017: Guru Gobind Singh Ji's 351st Prakash Parv celebrations begin

Gurpurab 2017: Guru Gobind Singh Ji's 351st Prakash Parv celebrations begin

Here's wishing the readers a happy Gurpurab!

Dec 25, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
Dalai Lama wants Tibetans to imbibe ancient Indian wisdom

Dalai Lama wants Tibetans to imbibe ancient Indian wisdom

Born in Taktser hamlet in north-eastern Tibet, the Dalai Lama was recognised at the age of two as the reincarnation of the 13th Dalai Lama, Thubten Gyatso. He fled to India from Tibet after a failed

Dec 25, 2017, 09:46 AM IST
ISKCON to organise Gita Mela

ISKCON to organise Gita Mela

An online Gita Quiz was being planned to attract the youth while a dedicated team of devotees will hold interactive seminars.

Dec 20, 2017, 18:16 PM IST
Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge seek blessings at Kolhapur Mahalakshmi temple – See Pics

Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge seek blessings at Kolhapur Mahalakshmi temple – See Pics

Images of the two at the temple in Kolhapur surfaced on Instagram.

Dec 04, 2017, 10:25 AM IST
Manushi Chhillar offers prayers at Siddhivinayak Temple

Manushi Chhillar offers prayers at Siddhivinayak Temple

The Miss World 2017 was accompanied by her medico parents Mithrabasu and Neelam Chhillar, and her brother.

Nov 27, 2017, 13:24 PM IST

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