Mahasivaratri

MAHA SIVARATRI

Maha Sivaratri is one of the major Hindu festivals celebrated with gaiety. It is observed on Falgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi as per North Indian calendars and Magha Krishna Chaturdashi as per Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh calendars. This day…

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The Dance of Bliss - Ananda Tandava

Dance of Bliss, Ananda Tandava

The Dance of Bliss, Ananda Tandava on the day of the Poosam star in the month of Thai (Jan-Feb) at Chidambaram. The Ananda Tandava is described in Koyil Puranam of Chidambaram. According to this, the Rishis of Darukavana send the…

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Lord Vinayaka - Heritage Treasure

An untold story of Lord Vinayaka!

The above painting is found in the famous Asalaeswara shrine in the Thayagaraja temple, Tirurvarur, Tamil Nadu, India. Once Lord Vishnu had a deep discussion with Lord Shiva in Mount Kailash, the small child Vinayaka got excited to see the…

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Valentines Day - Kama & Rati

VALENTINE’S DAY CELEBRATION

The shops are filled with gifts for Valentine ’s Day on February 14th every year. Is it only to show our love and affection only with the gifts to our beloved ones; the love should be shared with affection and…

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