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Untold story of Lord Shiva and his birth

Everybody knows that Shiva is 'shakti' or power. Shiva is the destroyer, the most powerful god of the Hindu pantheon and one of the godheads in the Hindu Trinity. Known by many names - Mahadeva, Mahayogi, Pashupati, Nataraja, Bhairava, Vishwanath, ... Daily Bhaskar, 1 month ago

How the Tiny Indian State of Sikkim Is Transforming Itself Into a Spiritual Tourism Destination

When a new route to Mount Kailash, considered to be the abode of Hindu god Shiva, in Tibet, opened up to pilgrims through the Indian state of Sikkim last month, it marked a fresh step in India-China relations. "It's going to flare up," said Chewang ...
 Austin American Statesman2 weeks ago
Global Times

Prosperity from destruction

A Hindu devotee walks toward the Pashupatinath Temple to offer prayers to Lord Shiva, the Hindu god of destruction, in Sundarijal, on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal, on Monday. According to the Nepali Hindu calendar, the fifth month, called ...
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Core ingredient: Mango, the summer delight

Legend has it that Narada, the sage, once visited Hindu gods Shiva and Parvati in Kailash to gift them a mango that, he said, was sweeter than the nectar of the gods and would give much wisdom to whoever eats it. Shiva was about to cut the fruit ...
 Livemint.com2 months ago

Rare "mukhalinga' on display in Vietnam

Visitors study the mukhalinga adorned with Shiva's face at the My Son relic site in Quang Nam Province A Hindu phallic symbol with Shiva's face carved into it was placed on display at the My Son Champa ruins in central Vietnam Saturday, becoming the ...
 Thanhnien1 month ago

Where God lives...

A 6.4-metre tall marble statue of Lord Shiva imported from China that was erected in the backyard of Dr Ravin Chandra's house in Papakura has received a lot of media attention in the past few days after an argument broke out between the owner and ...
 Indian Weekender2 months ago
UCAN India

Annual Indian pilgrimage an example of interreligious harmony

Thousands of Hindu pilgrims take part in the annual trek to the Amarnath Temple in northern Jammu and Kashmir state. (Photo by Umar Shah) Jammu: In the midst of majestic mountains and emerald streams, Mohammad Shafi Khan is busy building a ...
 UCAN India2 days ago Indians set off on Amarnath pilgrimage  BBC4 weeks ago New route for Indian pilgrims hailed as sign of warming ties  Global Times1 month ago

5 Most Significant Couplets from Hanuman Chalisa

According to Hindu mythology, once Lord Indra directed his ire at Hanuman. Indra attacked Hanuman with his thunderbolt (Vajrayudha) and the impact of that was so much that Hanuman broke his chin. Vayu, the Lord of wind stopped blowing in anger and ...
 Yahoo! India3 days ago

Animals in mythology: Art and folklore

Devidas V Kotkar Seldom has any culture been as deeply and consistently associated with animals and trees as Hinduism and Buddhism. Religious beliefs, mythology and folklore combined, invest them with a sanctity that has been reiterated ...
 Navhind Times1 week ago
International Business Times India

Largest peaceful gathering

Kumbh mela begins, lakhs of devotees converge for holy dip. Holy Dip:Hindu Indian pilgrims take a dip at the start of the holy Kumbh Mela in Nashik on Tuesday.Photo: AFP Simhastha Kumbh Mela, the largest congregation of any faith in the world ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Nashik 'Kumbh Mela' Begins Today; Everything You Need to Know about the Hindu Pilgrimage  International Business Times India2 weeks ago Kumbh mela begins, lakhs of devotees converge for holy dip  Daily Excelsior.com2 weeks ago Kumbh Mela begins in Nasik today; thousands take holy dip  DNA India2 weeks ago
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