Agni Dev: Vedic God Of Fire In Hinduism

As per Vedas, especially Ayurveda, there are five elements called Pancha Mahabhutas (five great elements) in Hindu Dharma. The cosmic creation starts from these and is worshipped as Prithvi (Earth), Akash (Space), Agni (Fire), Vayu (Air) and Varuna/Jal (water). These...

Progeny and Pregnancy Predictions In Astrology

Astrology is a magic tool that offers us a window to peer into the future. Though there are people who debunk astrology as superstition, many others swear by it. The naysayers may scoff, but the truth is that astrology is no less a science than astronomy. In the...
The Significance of ParadShivalinga

The Significance of ParadShivalinga

What is Parad Shivalinga? ‘Parad’ is derived from ‘Para,’ which means ‘Mercury’. Parad is the purest as well as the most refined element. So a Shivalinga made of Parad is highly revered. Mercury, even in its most solid form, remains liquid. Hence, it is purified and...
Purattasi Sani Viratham Procedure

Purattasi Sani Viratham Procedure

Purattasi Sani The Tamil month Purattasi is a highly Sacred month meant for worships and religious activities. This 6th month of the Tamil calendar extends from mid-September to mid-October and is dedicated to worshiping Vishnu, the Supreme God of Protection and...
Zodiac Signs and Their Spiritual Gifts

Zodiac Signs and Their Spiritual Gifts

We are all spiritual beings, but our spiritual inclinations may differ. It depends on the planets and stars which influence us and our destiny. There are 12 zodiac signs, each ruled by a particular planet and element. The zodiac sign you belong to endows you with...
Sathuragiri Hills Shiva Temple

Sathuragiri Hills Shiva Temple

The Sathuragiri Hills, also called Sundara Mahalingam or Chathuragiri, are located in the district of Virudhanagar in Tamil Nadu. The name Sathuragiri comes from the words Chathur, which means four, and Giri, which means hills. An alternate version of the origin of...