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Nabakalebar Puri Rath Yatra Festival, 2015

Nabakalebar is an ancient ritual in which the wooden figures of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra, Subhadra and Sudarshan are periodically renewed. The last Nabakalebar Rath Yatra was held in 1996 and after a period of 19 years, Puri is all set to witness ... MapsofIndia, 1 month ago
India Today

Perform yagnas for better rains: Andhra govt order to Tirupati

The performance of Vedic rituals in temples is an important part of temple culture. Since times, immemorial Indians have been performing Yagnas and Yagas every year to propitiate deities like Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu, Varuna, Agni, Indra etc. ...
 India Today2 weeks ago

Drought-hit Andhra govt orders Yagnas!

With about 40 per cent deficit rainfall during the monsoon season in parts of the state and shrinkage in sowing area, the Andhra Pradesh government has directed the Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam to "perform Yagnas" in temples to propitiate the rain God. Citing ancient "Sastras", the government said these Yagnas were performed for the general welfare of society, to increase fertility of soil, to invite rains, welcome peace and health for society. "Keeping this in view, the EO (executive officer), ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Andhra Pradesh government orders 'Yagnas' in temples to propitiate rain gods  Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Drought-hit AP to perform yagams to please rain gods

Feeling the heat of the severe drought in several districts in Andhra Pradesh, the state government on Tuesday asked all temples to perform Yagams to propitiate Lord Varuna, the rain god.
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Eight-day Minjar fair ends

Chamba, Aug 2 (PTI)?The eight-day long international Minjar Fair of Chamba concluded here on the banks of holy river Ravi in accordance with age old traditions. A large number of people hailing from different parts of Himachal Pradesh and ...
 Press Trust of India1 month 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 month ago
Malay Mail

Family of six drown in boat accident

Gnanasegaran being consoled by family members at the Tanjung Karang jetty. KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 — Six members of a family including a 27-year-old wanting the Hindu sea god Lord Varuna's blessings for her engagement drowned on Thursday when their ...
 Malay Mail1 month ago Family of six drown in prayer session at sea  Yahoo! Singapore1 month ago

All-encompassing Hinduism vs constricting politics

Vasamsi jirnani yatha vihaya navani grhnati naro parani tatha sarirani vihaya jirnani anyani samyati navani dehi... As a person puts on new garments, giving up old ones, the soul similarly accepts new bodies, giving up the old and useless ones.
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago

Viṣṇusahasranāma: 394-415

Vi ṣṇ usahasran ā ma: 394-415 Image of Caturmukha Brahmāji in Erawan shrine in Bangkok रामो विरामो विरजो मार्गो नेयो नयो-अनयः । वीरः ...
 Speaking Tree1 month ago Viṣṇusahasranāma: 373-393  Speaking Tree1 month ago
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