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Did You Know: Lord Shiva Had Cut One of the 5 Heads of Brahma!
Daily Bhaskar

Did You Know: Lord Shiva Had Cut One of the 5 Heads of Brahma!

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. Lord Brahma is said to have three wives ... Daily Bhaskar, 1 month ago

Knit with history and dance, a temple tale

CHENNAI: Tirupati is not just about queues, the 5-second darshan and the laddus. It's the only place where you see Lord Vishnu travelling in reverse (a back savaari utsavam); is a rare hill temple rich in all three things that make a temple — ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago KNIT WITH HISTORY & dance, a TEMPLE TALE  HT Syndication3 weeks ago

The title

Bhagavata Purana shows us the path to reach the feet of the Supreme One, said P.T. Seshadri in a discourse. But why is it called Bhagavata? It is a work that is for Bhagavatas, devotees of the Lord, and hence the name. Another interpretation is that ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
Mid Day

Devdutt Pattanaik: Caste Purana

By Devdutt Pattanaik | Posted 29-May-2016 THE Adi Purana, or primary Purana, mother of all later Puranas, constituted the fifth Veda compiled by Vyasa, as it presented Vedic ideas in story form. Historians, however, trace the rise of Puranic ...
 Mid Day1 month ago Devdutt Pattanaik: Krishna, the wrestler  Mid Day2 months ago

Signs of Sins and Classes of Rebirth (GP-CH5)

Upcoming SlideShare Loading in … 5 1. 1 Garuda Purana, Chapter 5 Garuda Purana, Chapter 5 Signs of Sins and Classes of Rebirth after Term in Hell Garuda Purana Chapter 5 Signs of Sins and Classes of Rebirth after Term in Hell Background ...
 SlideShare.net1 month ago

Hinduism Has Always Been Pro-LGBTQ. So Why Is Today's Indian Hindu Against Their Equality?

Every time there is talk of equal rights for the LGBTQ in this country, there is opposition from various quarters. While Muslim and Christian clerics create a hue and cry, clinging to specific sections in their holy books that outlaw homosexuality, ...
 Indiatimes1 week ago
The Hindu

Ancient Shiva temple emerging into vibrant pilgrimage centre

Immense potential to develop the temple on the lines of Srikalahasti The ancient temple of Lord Moghileeswara Swami at Moghili village of Bangarupalem mandal has slowly emerged into a vibrant pilgrimage centre. The temple's history dates back ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Turtle village to become biodiversity heritage site

It is 6.45 am. Mohan Upadhye is in the hatchery, readying to release the Olive Ridley hatchlings into the sea. A crowd of spectators has gathered outside; peeping through the openings of the wire mesh that serves as the hatchery's walls. All eyes ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Return of the Adventurer

“GET RID OF the English! I approve of that, Lord Holkar, and I’ll even give you a helping hand,” says Captain Corcoran, a swashbuckling Frenchman, who promises an Indian king that he will dispel ‘the red coat barbarians’, namely the British. The ...
 Open Magazine2 weeks ago

The first folios

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, is getting ready to welcome about 100 miniature paintings from the royal courts of Rajasthan and the Punjab hills into its permanent collection. These works, dating from the 16th to the early 19th century, ...
 Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago
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