Aarti is a Hindu religious ritual of worship, a part of puja, is an offering of respect to the Supreme Lord. During the puja light from wicks soaked in ghee (purified butter) or camphor is offered to one or more deities.Explore
Katha is an Indian style of religious storytelling, a narration or recital of that which has occurred in the past; a history; a record, and often involve professional storytellers called kathavahchak.Explore
A bhajan or kirtan is a Hindu devotional Song. Music to human ears is heavenly. And if it's purely devotional, it's truly divine. Such a genre of music is the Bhajan. Bhajans are deeply rooted in the Indian tradition. Bhajans are simple songs in soulful language expressing the many-splendor emotions of love for God. Satsang means pooja in good company along with saints.Explore
Chalisa means "forty verse" prayers . Verses that praise and plead with devotion. They are recited over and over again or chanted by groups. The acts and deeds of deities are recalled in these verses to aid the devotee to meditate on righteous and noble qualities.Explore
A Vedic hymn; word or sound repeated to aid concentration in meditation. It is a tool that and frees the mind from its attachment and preoccupation. By repeating the same word or phrase over and over again mantras help a person focus inward in a spiritual way.Explore
The practice of chanting the Hare Krishna mantra is recommended in the Puranas and throughout Vaishnava literature.
The Name Chants (chanting of the Divine Name or naam jaap) has a very important place in hindu worship. Hinduism encourages worshiping God with name and form. Uttering or repeating of any of God's innumerable names is one of the recommended paths of sadhana (religious practice) for those seeking the path of bhakthi (devotion). Chanting God's different names brings peace and love to once mind. Any name of God, added with a seed syllable like "Om" in the beginning and a "Namaha" at the end, becomes a holy Mantra and the mantra carries a subtle power to purify the one who chants it.
India is a land of great diversity. It described as a land of many Devotionals and innumerable languages, it might well be described as a land of festivals as well. Hinduism has 108 Puranas and 4 Vedas. The Ayurveda is a Hindu book of knowledge that contains ancient Hindu knowledge of medicine. Yoga has been practiced as part of the Hinduism for centuries.
India is the home of the world's oldest civilizations. It is traditionally a land of spirituality and faith. India is a secular state in which religion plays a major role in the daily life. Rituals, worship, and other religious activities are very prominent in an individual's daily life. Prayer or worship (Sanskrit : Prarthana) is considered to be an integral part of the Hindu religion. Some of the popular forms of prayers are mantras, shlokas, aartis, chalisas, bhajans, and chanting of god names. The main motive of Prayer or worship for the Hindu worshipper is making a spiritual connection with the divine; expressing one's love and devotion towards god; obtaining their blessings; and seeking wishes for the fulfillment of one's desires.
Navaratri – the Festival of Nine Nights
Posted on Monday September 18, 2017
Navratri, the Festival of Nine Nights, is celebrated in honor of goddesses Durga, Lakshmi, and Saraswati. The festival is celebrated for nine nights every year in the Hindu month of Ashvin (September-October) although as the dates of the festival are according to the Hindu calendar (which is based on the Moon), the festival may be…
Saraswati (सरस्वती) – The Goddess of knowledge
Posted on Sunday August 27, 2017
Saraswati – The Hindu goddess of knowledge, music, arts and science. She is also called Vak Devi, the goddess of speech and Mother of Vedas. She is a part of the trinity of Saraswati, Lakshmi and Parvati. बसंत पंचमी पर महासरस्वती देवी का जन्मदिन मनाया जाता है । मां सरस्वती की कृपा से ही विद्या, बुद्धि,…
Ganesh Chaturthi (गणेश चतुर्थी)
Posted on Wednesday August 23, 2017
श्री गणेशाय नमः Ganesh Chaturthi or Ganesh Utsav is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Ganesh (the elephant-headed God of Wisdom and Prosperity and the son of Lord Shiva and Ma Parvati). This festival falls on the fourth day (Chaturthi) of the bright fortnight of Bhadrapada month of the Hindu calendar around August-September. It is celebrated…
Posted on Friday July 21, 2017
Shiv Mantra ॐ नमः शिवाय । Om Namah Shivay Shiv Gayatri Mantra ॐ तत्पुरुषाय विद्महे महादेवाय धीमहि तन्नो रुद्रः प्रचोदयात । Rudra Mantra ॐ नमो भगवते रूद्राय । Shiva Vedic Mantra वैदिक मंत्र ॥ॐ मृत्युंजय मंत्र ॥ Mahamrityunjay Mantra ॐ त्र्यम्बकँ य्यजामहे सुगन्धिं पुष्टिवर्द्धनम् । उर्व्वारूकमिव बन्धनान्न्मृत्योर्म्मुक्षीय मामृतात् । ॐ त्र्यम्बकं य्यजामहे सुगन्धिम्पतिवेदनम् । उर्व्वारूकमिव…
Diwali Poojan Mantra – दीवाली पूजन मंत्र
Posted on Thursday October 13, 2016
दीवाली हिन्दुओं का सबसे बड़ा त्योहार है और इस दिन सभी लोग अपने घर की सुख शांति और समृद्धि के लिए मां लक्ष्मी एवं भगवान गणेश का पूजन करते हैं। घर में साफ सफाई करते हैं। दीपावली की रात दीप जलाकर जगमगाहट करते हैं। घर के मुख्य दरवाजे पर रंगोली बनाई जाती है | फूल,…