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Maha Shivaratri 2017: In this Shiva temple, devotees offer broom!

Devotees offer brooms to Lord Shiva to seek his blessings and get cured from skin diseases.

Feb 24, 2017, 09:39 AM IST

Mahashivaratri: TV celebs on how Lord Shiva inspires them

Popular TV celebs like Helly Shah, Niti Taylor and Roop Durgapal consider Lord Shiva as a source of inspiration as he is the "destroyer of evil" and "god of meditation", they said on the occasion of Mahashivaratri which falls on Friday.

Feb 23, 2017, 20:29 PM IST

Shravan 2017: The place where Lord Shiva and Parvati got married

Located in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand at the confluence of the Mandakini and Songanga rivers, the Triyuginarayan Temple is one of the holiest places of worship in India. 

Feb 21, 2017, 13:33 PM IST

Mahashivaratri 2017: Why taking bath in Ganga on this day is significant

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

Feb 20, 2017, 13:06 PM IST

Maha Shivaratri 2017: Legends associated with the biggest night of Lord Shiva

A number of legends are associated with Maha Shivaratri dedicated to the most supreme power.

Feb 17, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

Maha Shivaratri 2017: Puja Timings, Tithi and Vidhi

Here’s taking a look at the Maha Shivaratri 2017 Puja Timings, Tithi and Vidhi.

Feb 17, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

Lord Shiva will inspire you to stand-up in life and say 'NO' to evil!

Call him Shiva or Bholenath, the devadi dev Mahadev is the supreme deity of the Hindu trinity—Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh. If Brahma is the creator, Vishnu the preserver then Shiva is the destroyer.

Dec 12, 2016, 11:17 AM IST

Parvati worships Shiva in this temple at noon even today

The Jambukeswarar Temple, in Tiruchirapalli’s Thiruvanaikaval is believed to be over 1,800 years old and was built by one of the early Chola rulers. 

Sep 20, 2016, 12:19 PM IST

Sawan special recipe: Watch how to make instant kheer at home!

On the auspicious occasion of month-long Sawan, you can try and make different yummy delicacies at home.

Aug 01, 2016, 08:34 AM IST

Here’s why Lord Shiva is also known as Neelkantha

The Samudra Manthan episode will establish the reason behind addressing Shiva as Neelkantha.

Jul 26, 2016, 15:36 PM IST

Shravan 2016: Note down the dates of Somwars or Mondays in this auspicious month

You may make a note of the following Shravan Somvar dates.

Jul 21, 2016, 11:12 AM IST

Shravan 2016: Simple things to do in this auspicious month

Since, the month of Shravana is dedicated to Lord Shiva, the most supreme of the Hindu Trinity, many devotees observe fast, visit temples, do abhishek and offer bilva leaves and milk to the Linga.

Jul 19, 2016, 14:40 PM IST

Shravan month 2016: Check out important dates and significance

Here are the important dates in the month of Shravan according to the two different calendars.

Jul 11, 2016, 11:05 AM IST

Incredible! This leaning Shiva Temple in Varanasi is partially submerged in Ganga

Among the number of temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, there’s a shrine in Varanasi which is partially submerged in the holy Ganga.

May 30, 2016, 13:07 PM IST

Legend behind the famous Baijnath Shiva temple—You will be surprised to know the British connection!

We all have heard about the famous Baijnath Shiva Temple either from our parents or read it somewhere in a paper.

May 27, 2016, 11:14 AM IST

'Chennai 600028' sequel goes on floors

Venkat Prabhu plans to make Chennai 600028 Part II.

Apr 04, 2016, 19:37 PM IST

Lord Shiva – As He revealed himself to a Hungarian artist!

Among the pantheon of Indian deities, there is one who is particularly known for his simplicity and innocence and thus lovingly addressed as “Bhole Baba”.

Mar 07, 2016, 13:39 PM IST

Symbolism behind Lord Shiva’s Ardhanarishwara form

We have heard and seen images of the Ardhanarishwar form of Lord Shiva which presents him as half-man and half-woman.

Mar 03, 2016, 16:18 PM IST

Lessons we can learn from Lord Shiva

With Mahashivaratri around the corner, let’s take a look at some of the lessons we can learn from the Lord himself the one who represents eternal truth, invincible force, immortality and compassion.

Mar 02, 2016, 13:47 PM IST

Benefits of chanting ‘OM Namah Shivaya’

The most popular Mantra – OM Namah Shivaya - that is chanted by most of us – is loaded with blessings.

Feb 08, 2016, 14:20 PM IST