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Secrets of Beings: The Pillars of Shiva
Huffington Post

Did You Know: Lord Brahma Originally had 5 Heads!

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 we are the descendants of Manu. The creator of the universe, Brahma is depicted as ... Daily Bhaskar, 4 weeks ago
Secrets of Beings: The Pillars of Shiva Huffington Post, 1 month ago
Lord Shiva Had 6 Sons, Not 2! Here's Their Story Daily Bhaskar, 2 weeks ago

Did You Know Lord Ganesha had a Female Form Too? Read More

In Hinduism, every divine being has the male as well as the female form. For instance, Lord Vishnu's female avatar is known as Vaishnavi, Lord Indra's avatar is Indrani, Lord Brahma's avatar is Brahmini and so on. Similarly, according to the Matsaya ...
 Daily Bhaskar1 month ago

The sketch of a writer's race against time

About a decade ago -- in a world that is no longer the same in publishing business -- a happily successful businessman came face-to-face with his calling and decided to be a writer, a storyteller to be more accurate. He foresaw "little nuggets of ...
 The Statesman1 day ago

Our Cultural legacy and Bharatvarsh

Paper No. 6108 Dated 02-May-2016 By R. Upadhyay To understand the cultural heritage of the sub-continent one needs to look into the etymologically derived meaning of Bharat which is rooted to the Sanskrit verb Bha which means ...
 South Asia Analysis Group3 days ago

Encountering Facts

The editorial in the Organiser comments on the Samjhauta blast and Ishrat Jahan encounter cases and notes that they are pointing the needle of suspicion towards many prominent actors during the UPA government, who can be called as political fixers.
 Yahoo! India1 week ago

Death, Destruction, and Destiny: Roshani Chokshi on The Star-Touched Queen

The world's largest reviewer of books, multimedia, and technology for children and teens Photo by Aman Sharma Roshani Chokshi's The Star-Touched Queen (St. Martin's Griffin; April 26, 2016) has already garnered lots of buzz and a starred review ...
 School Library Journal1 week ago

Gods In Shackles: Elephant Cries Silenced By The Drums And Cheers!

Arattupuzha village, about 15 km from the town of Thrissur, is renowned for the annual festival called Arattupuzha Pooram. The Sree Sastha Temple of Lord Ayyappa is the venue for the festivities. Thrissur Pooram was the brain-child of Raja Rama ...
 The Logical Indian2 weeks ago
Fiji Sun

Hindus Worship The Tree Which Muslims Nurture

The tree is being promoted by local organisations working to develop Ayodhya's tourism potential. Every morning, Asma clears the floor of a revered tree barely 25 metres from her home while her relative Qurban Ali watches over it. Thereafter, ...
 Fiji Sun2 weeks ago This Holy Tree In Ayodhya Is Worshipped By Hindus And Nurtured By Muslims  Indiatimes2 weeks ago Springing harmony: Hindus worship the tree w...  Times of India3 weeks ago

The tree that represents the Universe

Vrukshaanaam ashwatthoham, Ashwattah pujitoyatra pujita sarva devta; Ashwattah pujitoyatra pujita sarva devta (Among trees, I am the Ashwatha (the peepal tree); If one worships the Ashwatha, he gains the benefit of worshipping all gods at once) ~ ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

INDIA Art and Culture

Upcoming SlideShare Loading in … 5 1. 1 Indian Art and Culture E-book for CSAT and IAS Mains 2. 3 19 29 31 40 53 62 77 82 114 131 2 • Puppet forms • Painting Styles • Dance forms Classical Folk Tribal • Theater forms • ...
 SlideShare.net2 weeks ago
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