Category: Hindu Scriptures

Mahaganpati, Ranjangaon - Ashtavinayaka 0

Who decides color for idols of hindu gods?

2 things. 1) Its in the stuti shlokas 2) As you want them to be. Eg Ganesha. As described in Atharvashirsha He is रक्तं लंबोदरं शूर्पकर्णकं रक्तवाससम्‌॥ रक्तगंधानुलिप्तांगं रक्तपुष्पैः सुपूजितम्‌॥ (1st image)

12 common characters from Ramayana and Mahabharata 1

12 Commom characters from Ramayana and Mahabharata

  There are many characters who appears both in Ramayana and mahabharata. Here it the list of 12 such characters who appears in both Ramayana and Mahabharata. 1) Jambavanth: who was in Rama’s army...

Trimurti - The Hindu Trinity | Hindu FAQs 0

Trimurti – the Trinity of Hinduism

The Trimurti is a concept in Hinduism “in which the cosmic functions of creation, maintenance, and destruction are personified by the forms of Brahma the creator, Vishnu the maintainer or preserver and Shiva the...

Holi Dahan, Holi Bonfire 0

Significance of bonfire for Holi and Story of Holika

Holi is spread out over two days. On the first day, bonfire is created and on the second day, holi is played with colors and water. In some places, it is played for five...

Kids dressed as Shiva on Maha Shivratri 0

What is the significance of Maha Shivaratri?

Maha Shivaratri is a Hindu festival celebrated annually in reverence of the god Shiva. It is the day Shiva was married to the goddess Parvati. The Maha Shivaratri festival, also popularly known as ‘Shivaratri’...