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In the Ramayan and the Mahabharat, Brahma is referred to as th...

Brahma is the Hindu God of creation and one of the Trimurti, the others being Vishnu and Shiva. According to the Brahma Purana, he is the father of Manu, and from Manu all human beings are descended. In the Ramayan and the Mahabharat, he is ... Daily Bhaskar, 1 month ago

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The Hindu

Monsoon break for ASI's Purana Qila excavation

NEW DELHI: Six months after Archaeological Survey of India started their excavation project at Purana Qila, it's now drawing to a temporary closure. With monsoons arriving in Delhi, open trenches will be covered and excavated again only by ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Ring well discovered in Purana Qila excavation  The Hindu1 month ago

Vatican has a portable Vishnu temple

CHICAGO: Indian American, Hindus and Christians, all have welcomed the news that the Vatican Museum now has a portable temple of Hindu deity Vishnu. This colorful 18th century Vishnu temple folds and unfolds revealing many stories of Vishnu. It ...
 IndiaPost4 weeks ago Vatican has a Vishnu temple  India News Blast1 month ago "Vatican has a Vishnu temple"  NewKerala.com1 month ago Collections of Vatican Museums reportedly  National Turk1 month ago
Mid Day

Queer enchantment

Vishnu takes the form of a king, a cowherd, a priest, a fish and even an enchantress called Mohini. In this female form, he seduces gods, demons and hermits, all in order to preserve social order. He even unites with Shiva and gives birth to a son, ...
 Mid Day1 week ago
Mid Day

Kill the apsara

In the Puranas, whenever a man would shut his eyes to do tapasya, an apsara would appear and dance in front of him to compel him to open his eyes. The purpose of tapasya was to withdraw from the world, stoke the mind and generate mental fire, or ...
 Mid Day1 month ago

Joyous abandon

Rasananda and ASAD dance performances explored the various nuances of dance and music. A review by M anjari Sinha ne can either scan the universe to find the self, or scan the self to find universe, summarised Rajiv Chandran, anchoring and ...
 The Statesman5 hours ago
Sakaal Times

31 days to Ganeshotsav...Let us visit Chintamani

The fifth in our Ashtavinayak circuit is the Chintamani temple at Theur near Pune. The temple is 25 Kilometres away from Pune. To reach Theur, take the Pune-Solapur Highway. Then get off the road at Theur Road. Continue on this road for 5 ...
 Sakaal Times2 days ago 47 days to Ganeshotsav...The Ashtavinayak tour continues  Sakaal Times2 weeks ago 46 days to Ganeshotsav...The Ashtavinayak tour continues  Sakaal Times2 weeks ago

Out in the open

There are around 50 people in the special exhibition hall at Delhi's National Museum where the exhibition "A Passionate Eye: Textiles, Paintings and Sculptures from the Bharany Donation" is on show. Yet, not a sound can be heard apart from the ...
 Sify4 days ago

A flight of Creativity

CHENNAI: Third Eye Creations is all set for the rerun of its maiden concept Vaikundam Vaishnava Yatra, a multimedia dance ballet based on the divyadesams in Vaishnavite tradition. The show that premiered recently at The Music Academy witnessed a ...
 New Indian Express5 days ago

Sapta-Nadi: The significance of Godavari

Ram, Sita and Lakshman at Panchvati Also known as the Dakshina Ganga and rich with mythology, it hosts one of the Kumbh melas on its banks in Nashik Among the seven rivers of India whose names and presence are invoked at the beginning of any auspicious sacred ...
 Asian Age1 week ago
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