Category: Devotion

  • Mahabharat/Mahabharatam story in brief and General Questions

    One of the two great epics of Indian History is the Mahabharata that is as length about four times the length of Ramayana. Approximately 100,000 verses are written by Vyasa to explain or narrate the whole context of Mahabharata. The ultimate theme of the epic is the controversial relationship and its related betrayal and knitting of evil…

  • Ramayanam in brief and General Questions

    One of the two major epics of India is Ramayana while the other is Mahabharata. Ramayana is considered old enough and believed to be held about 19 million years ago. According to Hindu belief, Ramayana occurred in the Treta Yuga which is led by Dwapara Yuga, a consistent period of Mahabharata. In India, various versions…

  • 11 top powerful Hindu gods and goddess in Hinduism

    11 top powerful Hindu gods and goddess in Hinduism

    Hindus worship various forms and names of one Supreme God, Brahman, who is regarded as a being with an independent existence and gives life to everything. In Hinduism, there exists the holy trinity or Trimurti. The trinity consists of three gods, Brahma, Vishnu, and Mahesh (Lord Shiva), who are responsible for the creation, upkeep, and…

  • Why is the son of Shiva, God Ganesha receives first prayers?

    Why is the son of Shiva, God Ganesha receives first prayers?

    God Ganesha is easy to recognize in the pantheon of Hindu deities. Devotees worship the elephant-headed deity as the remover of obstacles and the granter of wishes. The word ‘Ganesha’ literally means the God of the ‘Gana’ or the disciples of Shiva. He always receives the first prayers in any worship by the boon of…