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Importance Of The White Aak Plant In Hinduism
The aak plant is a common plant available in the Indian subcontinent. It is also known as Arsh, Mandar, Madar or Akaua. The scientific name of this plant is Calotropis gigantea. While there are many kinds of aak plants, the one ...
Importance Of White Aak Plant In Hinduism

The Significance of Shiva's Trident
All the Hindu gods possess sacred objects which symbolize the divine powers or are weapons which they use to protect their devotees with. Many a time, various stories are associated with these sacred objects. For example, the Sudarshan Chakra that Lord ...
Lesser Known Facts About Maharishi Vedvyas
Maharishi Vedvyas was the sage who authored the longest epic ever, the Mahabharata; who wrote the Vedas, as well as the Puranas. How did he gain that power to know the past and to predict the future? How did he become ...
Lesser Known Facts About Maharishi Vedvyas
Worship Trees As Per Your Zodiac
Trees In Religion Trees are the most precious possession of the earth; the foundation of life and the wealth of nature. They are home to all the creatures and all the life forms. They are worth being reserved and respected. ...
Tulsi Mala – Rules To Follow & Benefits Of Wearing It
Tulsi is one of the most sacred plants in Hinduism. Personified as Goddess Tulsi, she is worshiped as a deity. People grow Tulsi plants in their homes and women offer prayers to her early morning. Planting a basil tree in the ...
Tulsi Mala Rules To Followand Benefits Of Wearing It
10 Most Important Facts About Hinduism
Hinduism is one of the oldest and the most followed religion in the world. It has the largest number of followers and majority of them live in India and Nepal. The Hindus comprise of about fourteen percent of the population of ...
All About Swastika & Its Rich Positive History!
Swastika generally reminds most of us about the Nazi rule and the evil they did to the mankind, which has made this symbol to be one of most evil symbols, but a little do you know that a Swastika has had ...
Aall About Swastika And Its Rich Positive History
Why Is Nag Panchami Celebrated?
This year, Nag Panchami will be celebrated on 7th August, 2016. Why is Nag Panchami celebrated? Shravana Masam, according to the Hindu calendar, is a month in which most of the religious occasions take place. Various religious festivals like Bheemana Amavasya, ...
Deities & Rituals For 7 Days Of The Week
Hindus follow a lot of rituals right through the week. It is believed that for the 7 days in a week, each of the days are dedicated to one or two Gods. According to the scriptures, the 7 days in a ...
Deities And Rituals For Seven Days Of The Week
What Is The Significance Of The Sashtanga Namaskaram?
A sashtanga namaskar is one of the many types of namaskar, where is which all the body parts or angas touch the ground. This type of namaskara is also commonly known as the "dandakara namaskaram" and "uddanda namaskara". According to the ...
Easy Recipes For Pradosh Vrat
Hindus follow the pradosh vrat is a very auspicious way. The pradosh vrat falls on the thrayodashi and the puja begins from 4:30 pm until 6 pm. It is believed that during the pradosha time the Gods come down to ...
Easy Recipes For Pradosh Vrat
Importance Of Pradosh Vrat
Pradosh Vrat is one of the important Vrats observed by Hindus for worshiping Lord Shiva and Parvati. The word 'Pradosh' means evening and the worship associated with Pradosh Vrat is done during the evening twilight or on sandhya kala. Pradosh Vrat ...
 

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