What Are The Five Days Of Diwali

What Are The Five Days Of Diwali Diwali, also known as Deepavali is the Hindu festival of lights, celebrated by millions of devotees worldwide. It is the Hindu festival of lights that comes once a year and is eagerly awaited by everyone. Here are some great facts about the festival of Diwali. The Five Days …

Amazing Facts About Diwali – The Grand Festival Of Lights

Amazing Facts About Diwali – The Grand Festival Of Lights Diwali, also known as Deepavali is the Hindu festival of lights, celebrated by millions of devotees worldwide. It is the Hindu festival of lights that comes once a year and is eagerly awaited by everyone. Here are some great facts about the festival of Diwali. …

Choti Diwali 2015: Complete Puja Vidhi Video

Choti Diwali 2017: Puja Vidhi Videos Legend behind the Dhanteras or Choti Diwali 2017 An ancient legend ascribes the occasion to an interesting story about the 16 year old son of King Hima. His horoscope predicted his death by snake-bite on the fourth day of his marriage. On that particular day, his newly-wed wife did not …

Dhanteras 2015 Puja Muhurat & Mantras

Dhanteras 2017 : 9th November Dhanteras Puja Muhurta = 18:14 to 19:06 Duration = 0 Hours 52 Mins *Pradosh Kaal = 17:47 to 20:17 Dhanteras 2017 Mantras 1. Dhyana (ध्यान) First of all one should meditate and remember Shri Kuber with following Mantra. Manuj–Brahma–Viman–Sthitam, Garuda–Ratna–Nibham Nidhi–Naykam। Shiva–Sakham Mukutadi–Vibhushitam, Var–Gade Dadhatam Bhaje Tundilam॥ Mantra Translation – …

Dhanteras 2015: Complete Puja Vidhi for Home

Dhanteras 2017 Dhanteras is celebrated on the 13th day of Krishan Paksha in the Kartik month. Also known as Yamadeepdaan, this festival is celebrated two days before Diwali. Why is it called Dhanteras ? Dhanteras marks the beginning of five day festivities of Diwali. After the Samudra Manthan between the gods and demons, Dhanvantari came …

The Festival of Wealth and Prosperity – Dhanteras

On Dhanteras, Lakshmi – the Goddess of wealth – is worshiped to provide prosperity and well being. It is also the day for celebrating wealth, as the word ‘Dhan’ literally means wealth and ‘Tera’ comes from the date 13th. In the evening, the lamp is lit and Dhan-Lakshmi is welcomed into the house. Alpana or …

Karva Chauth 2015 – Vrat Katha And Muhurat

Karva Chauth 2017 – Vrat Katha And Muhurat Muhurat Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 04:56 to 06:13 (1 Hour 16 Mins) (Chandrodaya) Moonrise on Karwa Chauth Day = 07:50 Chaturthi Tithi starts from= 08:24 on 30th Oct, 2017 Chaturthi Tithi ends at= 06:25 on 31st Oct, 2017 Karva Chauth Vrat Katha 1. Once there was …

6 Easy ways to do your Part for Eco-Friendly Diwali

6 Easy steps towards Eco-Friendly Diwali Over the recent years, this auspicious day has also turned out to be a strain on living standards. As the celebrations ensue, we are coerced into shopping, spending and wasting more during this festive occasion. Air quality levels dwindle to dangerous numbers, vehicles are jam-packed on the road, plastic and …

Your Complete Diwali Calendar and Planner

Important Festivals Dates around Diwali It was a dark, moonless night when Lord Ram, the banished king of Ayodhya returned home along with his wife, Sita after having vanquished the demon, Ravana (King of Lanka who had abducted Sita) and having completed 14 years in exile. Here are some Important Diwali Dates Dhanteras/Dhantrayodashi – 9th …

Easy to do Step by Step Diwali Lakshmi Puja Vidhi

Diwali Lakshmi Puja in 16 Easy Steps Face East Place peetham in front of you, and spread red cloth or unused small towel on top Place Goddess Lakshmi’s picture on top of the red cloth Put oil lamps on both side Put Aggarbatti on the right hand side of the picture Prepare a plate with …

Diwali: The Festival of Lights and Excitement

Four Days of Diwali Celebration Each day of Diwali has its own tale, legend and myth to tell. The first day of the festival Naraka Chaturdasi marks the vanquishing of the demon Naraka by Lord Krishna and his wife Satyabhama. Amavasya, the second day of Deepawali, marks the worship of Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth …

Legends and Rituals of Diwali Celebration in India

Diwali 2017 Deepawali or Diwali is certainly the biggest and the brightest of all Hindu festivals. It’s the festival of lights (deep = light and avali = a row i.e., a row of lights) that’s marked by four days of celebration, which literally illumines the country with its brilliance, and dazzles all with its joy. …

There is more to Diwali Celebration than you can ever Imagine

Why do we celebrate Diwali? It’s not just the festive mood in the air that makes you happy, or just that it’s a good time to enjoy before the advent of winter. There are 9 mythical and historical reasons why Diwali is a great time to celebrate. And there are good reasons not just for …

Your Daily Horoscope: 29th Oct

For Personalized Consultation – Call 0888 030 4242 Daily Horoscope Aries (Mar 21 – Apr 19)  A long journey to a distant place could be uppermost in your mind today. You may be getting ready to take off, or the trip might still be in the planning stages. Either way, this could be a very …

Rama Ekadashi Vrat Katha – Special Tithi Dedicated To Lord Rama

Rama Ekadashi Vrat Katha Muhurat Ekadashi Tithi Begins = 11:04 on 6/Nov/2017 Ekadashi Tithi Ends = 13:47 on 7/Nov/2017 Lord Vishnu is one of the most important Hindu Gods to many devotees across the world. He is a part of the Trimurti of Hindu Gods along with Shiva and Brahma. While Brahma is known as …

Kartik Maas Sankasthi Chaturthi – Special Day Of Lord Ganesh

Kartik Maas Sankasthi Chaturthi – Special Day Of Lord Ganesh Sankhasti Chaturthi falls on 30th Octobe during the fourth day of Kartik Shukla Paksha Chaturthi. It is dedicated to the great Lord Ganesha and is a very important day to fast in the Hindu calendar. It is also known as Sankata Hara Chaturthi. Muhurat Chaturthi Tithi Begins …

Lakshmi Pooja 2015 – Rituals And Significance

Lakshmi Pooja 2017 – Rituals And Significance Maa Lakshmi is one of the most revered deities of the Hinduism and one of the Trimurti Godesses alongside Durga and Saraswati. Devotees all across India perform worship of Maa Lakshmi at home and at temples every day, to seek her most auspicious blessings. Lakshmi is the Hindu …

The Legends Of Dussehra

The Legends Of Dussehra Dussehra is one of the most important celebrations of Hinduism. It concludes the sacred festival of Narvratri and brings divine blessings of the Gods for the lives of devotees. It is a festival that Hindus all over the world eagerly await every year. There are several fascinating legends that add to …

What Is The True Importance Of Navratri

What Is The True Importance Of Navratri Navratri – The Nine Sacred Nights Navratri is a Hindu festival celebrated by millions of devotees every year. It is devoted to Maa Durga and her dedicated worship, and is celebrated throughout the world. Navratri 2017 is from 14th – 22nd October. Maa Durga is a manifestation of …