Significance of PRADOSHA VRATA festivals day

Significance of PRADOSHA VRATA festivals day

ALL THINGS in this vast creation function upon definite laws. There is always a beautiful system and sound rationale governing every phenomenon and process, mundane or mystical. Just as the gross elements and physical forces operate differently under different states and conditions, so also the subtler and higher forces respond and react in the inner mystic planes, and in the purely spiritual processes like meditation, prayer, worship, etc. Therefore, you will find definite injunctions for performing certain types of worship in the morning, certain other injunctions for the midday prayers, … Continue reading

Significance of skanda sashti puja festivals

Significance of skanda sashti puja festivals

PROSTRATIONS and humble salutations to Lord Subramanya, the Supreme Being, who is the ruler of this universe, who is the indweller of our hearts, who is the second son of Lord Siva, who is the beloved of Valli and Deivayanai, who bestows boons easily on His devotees, who is the embodiment of power, wisdom, love and bliss. The mighty demon, Tarakasura, had been oppressing the celestials very much. He drove them out from heaven. All the gods then went to Brahma to appeal for help. Brahma said to the gods, … Continue reading

Krishna janmashtami festival is celebrated in which month of the year

Krishna janmashtami festival is celebrated in which month of the year

THIS IS THE birthday of Lord Krishna, the eighth Divine Incarnation. It falls on the 8th day of the dark half of the month of Bhadrapada (August-September). This is one of the greatest of all Hindu festivals. Lord Krishna was born at midnight. A twenty-four hour fast is observed on this day, which is broken at midnight. Temples are decorated for the occasion. Kirtans are sung, bells are rung, the conch is blown, and Sanskrit hymns are recited in praise of Lord Krishna. At Mathura, the birthplace of Lord Krishna, … Continue reading

Significance of RATHA SAPTAMI puja festivals day

Significance of RATHA SAPTAMI puja festivals day

This falls on the 7th day of the bright fortnight of the month of Margaseersha (December-January). People worship the sun in the early morning and recite the Surya Sahasranama. Good actions done on this day give manifold results. Brahmins become celestials if they fast on this day and worship God; Kshatriyas, that is, people of the warrior caste, become Brahmins; Vaishyas, the merchants, become Kshatriyas: and Sudras or men of the servant caste, become Vaishyas. If women fast on this day, they attain knowledge and derive virtues. If widows fast … Continue reading

Makar sankranti festivals day

Makar sankranti festivals day

SALUTATIONS and adorations to the Supreme Lord, the primordial power that divided the year into the four seasons. Salutations to Surya, the Sun-God, who on this great day embarks on his northward journey. The Sanskrit term “Shankramana” means “to begin to move”. The day on which the sun begins to move northwards is called Makara Shankranti. It usually falls in the middle of January. Among the Tamilians in South India this festival is called the Pongal. To many people, especially the Tamilians, Makara Shankranti ushers in the New Year. The … Continue reading

OPAL GEMS STONE Healing properties

OPAL GEMS STONE Healing properties

Crystal system: Opal is an amorphous stone and not linked with any specific system. Cell salt: Hydrous silica, often with some iron and aluminium. s Colour: White (White Opal); Yellow, red, pink (Fire Opal); brown, green grey, or blue flames in a black field (Black Opal); pale blue, green, orange (Precious Opal); colourless. Energy: Neutral-electric. Planet/sign: All. Uses: The Opal has been gravely misunderstood. It is difficult to wear because it is very fragile and needs special care and conscious attention. If you wear an Opal ring, for example, be … Continue reading

Number 8 in indian Numerology

Number 8 in Numerology Your Psyche or Nature Number is 8 , if you are born on 8,17,26 dates of any month. Your Personality and Traits   You are strong tough and can be ruthless. You enjoy continuous hassles and struggle for power. Dynamic and independent, you dislike dependence. You are confident and determined. You set goals for yourself throughout your life. You are an excellent organizer. Your career is more important than your domestic life. You have intense nature, great strength of individuality; you generally play some important role … Continue reading

Number 7 in indian Numerology

Number 7 in Numerology Your Psyche or Nature Number is 7 , if you are born on 7,16,25 dates of any month. Your Personality and Traits You are very original, independent and strong in body and mind. Though you face many upheavals in your life, failure becomes key to your success. Often enough you are extremely good writers, painters or poets sooner or later a peculiar philosophical outlook is reflected in your works. You give new and updated meaning to age-old truths and values. Being restless in nature, you like … Continue reading

Number 3 in indian Numerology

Number 3 in Numerology Psyche or Nature Number is 3 , if you are born on 3,12,21,30 dates of any month. Your Personality and Traits You are strongly built and full of stamina. Members of opposite sex always surround you and you love it. You are decidedly ambitions, independent and hard working. You are never satisfied in a subordinate position; your aim is to rise in the world, to have control and authority over others. You want to do something for the posterity. In the beginning, you have to strive hard and … Continue reading

The Message of the stars

If a planet is setting in the West at the time of our birth its ray strikes us in such a manner as to draw us to a  certain type of marriage partner, and the planets under the earth, in the North, have an effect upon our condition in the latter part of life. Of the ANGLES, the first house governs our personal self, and its opposite the seventh house, rules the one who is nearest and dearest to us, namely, the marriage partner. The fourth house determines conditions in … Continue reading