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Shravan Maas Purnima Upvas – Special Day Of Godly Devotion

Shravan Maas Purnima Upvas – Special Day Of Godly Devotion   Purnima is the day of the full Moon and are regarded as a special occasion every month by all Hindus. During the auspicious day (and night) of Purnima, Hindus observe strict fasting and worship special Gods like...

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Damodara Dwadashi 2015 – Rituals And Importance

Damodara Dwadashi 2015 – Rituals And Importance 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 the Creator and Shiva as...

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Mangala Gauri Vrat 2015 – Dates And Vrat Katha

Mangala Gauri Vrat Katha – Legend Behind The Special Fast Mangala Gauri Vrat is a special fast observed by Hindu women on the Tuesdays of Shravan Maas. These are days dedicated to Maa Gauri, a divine form of Goddess Shakti. Fasting on this day and performing dedicated ritualistic...

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The Scientific And Spirituals Benefits Of Fasting

Shravan – The Month Of Penance And Great Devotion The Shravan or Sawan Maas is one of the most auspicious months of the Hindu year. It is a month dedicated to the worship of Lord Shiva, and also Maa Durga and Lord Vishnu. Shravan is associated with the...

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Mangala Gauri Vrat – Significance And Rituals

Mangala Gauri Vrat – Significance And Rituals Mangala Gauri Vrat is a special fast observed by Hindu women on the Tuesdays of Shravan Maas. These are days dedicated to Maa Gauri, a divine form of Goddess Shakti. Fasting on this day and performing dedicated ritualistic worship of Maa...

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Is Lord Hanuman Actually A Manifestation Of Lord Shiva

Hanuman – Born From The Seed Of Lord Shiva During the epic event of Samudra Manthan or the churning of the milk ocean, several ratnas came out including the Amrit (nectar). Now the devas and the asuras started fighting and quarreling with each other in order to get...

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Shravan Maas Masik Durgasthami – Rituals And Importance

Shravan Maas Masik Durgasthami About Maa Durga Maa Durga is a divine manifestation of Goddess Shakti, the primordial force or energy of the Universe. She is also known as the consort of Lord Shiva and the mother of Lord Ganesh and Lord Kartikeya. Shiva and Durga are also...

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The 12 Jyotirlingas – Holy Pilgrimages Of Lord Shiva

The 12 Jyotirlingas – Holy Pilgrimages Of Lord Shiva About Lord Shiva Lord Shiva is one of the most important Gods in Hinduism alongside Vishnu and Devi. Revered by Hindus everywhere, Shiva the eternal destroyer is present everywhere in the Universe. Although he is depicted in a meditative...

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Shravan Maas Special : Great Bhajans Of Lord Shiva

Shravan Maas Special : Great Bhajans Of Lord Shiva Lord Shiva is one of the most important Gods in Hinduism alongside Vishnu and Devi. Revered by Hindus everywhere, Shiva the eternal destroyer is present everywhere in the Universe. Although he is depicted in a meditative pose, Lord Shiva...

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Shravan Maas Skanda Sasthi – Rituals And Significance

Shravan Maas Skanda Sasthi What Is Skanda Sasthi 1. Skanda Sasthi is a Hindu festival which is devoted to the worship of Lord Murugan, and it is celebrated by millions of Hindus every year, especially in the South. 2. Skanda Shasti is celebrated every month and it is...

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Hariyali Teej 2015 – A Festival Of Unity During Shravan Maas

Hariyali Teej 2015 – A Festival Of Unity Hariyali Teej is an important Indian festival which takes place during the Shravan Maas. On this special day, Hindu women (both married and unmarried) observe a fast for marital harmony and the wellbeing of their husbands. It occurs on the...

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Nag Panchami 2015 – Rituals And Significance

Nag Panchami 2015 – Rituals And Significance Nag Panchami is an important Hindu festival held during the holy month of Shravan and is celebrated by millions of Hindus worldwide. Snakes like many other animals play important roles in Hindu mythology and their importance has been mentioned several times...

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Shravan Maas – A Special Month Of The Hindu Calendar

Shravan Maas – A Special Month Of The Hindu Calendar Shravan Maas is the fifth month of the Hindu calendar which falls usually during July – August. It starts when the Sun enters the sign of Leo.This is a special month which has many special occasions like Nag...

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Shravan Maas 2015 – Key Fasts And Festivals

Shravan Maas 2015 – Key Fasts And Festivals Shravan Maas is is the month during the Dakshinayana phase of the Sun, that is associated with the monsoon season which is crucial to the harvesting of crops and the prevention of droughts. Thus Shravan Maas is considered to be...

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Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga Temple – History And Importance

Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga Temple – History And Importance About Jyotirlinga Temples Jyotirlinga is a popular term associated with Lord Shiva which has been mentioned many times in Hindu mythology. Shiva manifested as 12 endless beams of light or Jyotirlingas at 12 locations in India, which are the world famous...

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Shravan Purnima 2014 Celebrations and Rituals

Shravan Purnima Shravan Purnima is well known as Raksha Bandhan and is the most sacred and auspicious day of Shravan Maas. It is also known as Rakhi purnima. But besides Rakhi there are many other significant festivals also occur on Shravn purnima. This day is celebrated in different...