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Radha Ashtami and Mahalakshmi Vrata: Significance and why we celebrate it!

Radha Ashtami and Mahalakshmi Vrata: Significance and why we celebrate it!

Radhe Radhe!

The birthday of Radha Rani is celebrated as Radha Ashtami which happens to be on September 9, this year. The day is celebrated on the Ashtami during the Shukla paksha of Bhadrapada month. It is also known as Radha Jayanti.

Janmashtami 2016: Send these devotional TEXT MESSAGES to your loved ones right away!

Janmashtami 2016: Send these devotional TEXT MESSAGES to your loved ones right away!

Today as the world celebrates Shri Krishna's birthday, famously known as Janmashtami, if you happen to be away from your loved ones, make sure you send them these amazingly devotional text messages to do the least. We have chalked out the best ones for you—so send these text messages to your family and friends, celebrating the festival of Shri Krishna's birth!

Dahi Handi events in Dadar, Thane flout Supreme Court rule; human pyramids go beyond 20 feet

Dahi Handi events in Dadar, Thane flout Supreme Court rule; human pyramids go beyond 20 feet

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that human pyramids can't go beyond 20 feet during the Dahi Handi festival on Krishna Janmashtami.

Divine coincidence! After 5000 years, this 'shubh muhurat' occurs again on Krishna Janmashtami this year—FIND OUT

Divine coincidence! After 5000 years, this 'shubh muhurat' occurs again on Krishna Janmashtami this year—FIND OUT

Shri Krishna Janmashtami is the day of celebration and immense happiness as the lord is welcomed home. It is also known as Krishnashtami, Saatam Aatham, Gokulashtami, Ashtami Rohini, Srikrishna Jayanti, and Sree Jayanti. It is the day when Shri Krishna was born, as the eighth avatar of Lord Vishnu.

Hal Shashti Vrat 2016: What is the significance of Balaram Jayanti!

Hal Shashti Vrat 2016: What is the significance of Balaram Jayanti!

We all know how Lord Krishna revered his elder brother Balaram, who is also known by the names of Baladeva, Balabhadra or Halayudha.

THIS Krishna temple idol has scars on it—Know why!

THIS Krishna temple idol has scars on it—Know why!

The lord is supreme and often grants the wishes of his devotees. If the devotion of the bhakts is pure then the lord doesn't mind taking the pain, quite literally upon himself. One such story is behind the famous temple of lord Krishna in Gujarat.

Find out which day of the week is dedicated to which Lord!

Find out which day of the week is dedicated to which Lord!

Find out the significance of the days of the week!

Ten quotes from 'Bhagavad Gita' that will surely transform your life!

Ten quotes from 'Bhagavad Gita' that will surely transform your life!

Here are ten teachings from the holy book 'Bhagvad Gita' that will transform your life!

New resort offers solace to spiritual tourists in Krishna land

New resort offers solace to spiritual tourists in Krishna land

Now, high-profile visitors seeking solace amidst verdant green have taken a fancy for the newly-opened Sri Radha Brij Vasundhara, a resort spread over 25 acres of lush green, offering a panoramic 'darshan' of the holy Goverdhan hill.

Know the importance of 'Tulsi mala'

Know the importance of 'Tulsi mala'

A garland made from the holy basil plant, holds immense importance in Hinduism.

How THESE mothers changed the face of EPICS in India!

How THESE mothers changed the face of EPICS in India!

If father is the head of the family, then mothers are the heart of the family. It is your mother who dexterously manages the house and the outside world without a flicker of tiredness. A mother is the epitome of gratitude, love and sacrifice in any society.

Major water crisis in Hyderabad; top reservoirs go completely dry

Major water crisis in Hyderabad; top reservoirs go completely dry

A deadly heat wave and third consecutive drought are to be blamed for the situation.

After 'Krishna', BJP UP chief Keshav Maurya depicted as 'Arjun' in new poster

After 'Krishna', BJP UP chief Keshav Maurya depicted as 'Arjun' in new poster

Even before the controversy around his previous poster could have settled down, BJP's Uttar Pradesh president Keshav Prasad Maurya has now been depicted as 'Arjun' in a new poster in Allahabad.

Why Krishna lifted the mighty Govardhan hill – A good lesson for us

Why Krishna lifted the mighty Govardhan hill – A good lesson for us

The profound meaning and the moral of the story will help us become better humans.

Symbolism behind Krishna’s butter stealing act

Symbolism behind Krishna’s butter stealing act

Have you ever really wondered what Krishna’s butter stealing act really means?

3-year-old ripped apart by a pack of stray dogs in Andhra Pradesh

Soon after the brutal incident, angry villagers launched a hunt for the killer dogs.

What Bhagavad Gita teaches us: Top 10 lessons we must remember!

What Bhagavad Gita teaches us: Top 10 lessons we must remember!

Krishna explains to Arjuna why his 'Kshatriya dharma's is supreme when at the battle field and how he could reaffirm dharma through his act.

Why Kansa attempted to kill nephew Krishna?

Why Kansa attempted to kill nephew Krishna?

Legend has it that Kansa, who was born to Padmavati and Ugrasena, dethroned his father to take charge as the emperor of Mathura.

Tales of Krishna: Why Rukmini’s Tulsi weighed more than Satyabama’s wealth?

Tales of Krishna: Why Rukmini’s Tulsi weighed more than Satyabama’s wealth?

This Tulabharam tale of Krishna has a profound meaning. 

Why wasn’t Radha married to Krishna?

Why wasn’t Radha married to Krishna?

Temples have idols of Radha alongside Krishna and not of his many wives.