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Lord Krishna: Hindu God

Lord Krishna: Hindu God

Lord Krishna: Hindu God Characteristics: Strength, Beauty, Knowledge, Opulence Other Names: Kanhaiya, Gopal, Keshava, Kanha Principal Scriptures: Mahabharata, Bhagawad Gita, Vishnu Purana, Bhagavata Purana Mula Mantra: Om Kleem Krishnaya Namah Krishna Gayatri Mantra: Om Daamodharayae Vidmahee Rukmani Vallabhaye Dheemahee Tanno Krishna Prachodayaath Consort: Rukmini ji Lord Krishna is one of the most popular and worshiped deities of the Hindu religion. Krishna …

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Holi in Mathura-Vrindavan

Holi in Mathura-Vrindavan

People from all corners of India, rather, world gather at Mathura-Vrindavan every year to feel the essence of Holi in the land of Krishna. People relive the legends of Holi associated with Radha and Krishna and play pranks the young Krishna played with the cowgirls called gopis. The underlying feeling of this fun-frolic was love and devotion. Even today, romance …

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Dhanu Sankranti – Hindu Festival

Dhanu Sankranti - Hindu Festival

Dhanu Sankranti marks the day when Sun enters in the Sagittarius or Dhanu Rashi. Dhanu Sankranti marks the beginning of the ninth month in Hindu Solar Calendar. This  symbolizes the beginning of the auspicious Dhanur mas for the Vaishnava sect. On this day, Lord Surya or the Sun God is worshiped. Devotees take a dip in the sacred rivers like …

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India Weird News: 13 Ways to Convert Black Money Into White Even After Demonetisation

India Weird News: 13 Ways to Convert Black Money Into White Even After Demonetisation

India Weird News: 13 Ways to Convert Black Money Into White Even After Demonetisation: In Pali in Rajasthan, a family couldn’t take their ill infant to the hospital because the ambulance wouldn’t accept Rs 500 or 1,000 notes. By the time they could get someone to give them Rs 100 notes, the newborn had died. This is one of several …

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Govardhan Puja: Hindu Culture & Tradition

Govardhan Puja: Hindu Culture & Tradition

The fourth day of Diwali celebrations is ‘Padwa’ or ‘Varshapratipada’. In the North India, it is called as Govardhan Puja. This pooja is performed with great zeal and enthusiasm and in the states of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. In this pooja, there is a tradition of building cow dung hillocks, which symbolize the Mount Govardhan, the mountain which …

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Rituals of Govardhan Puja: Hindu Culture & Tradition

Rituals of Govardhan Puja: Hindu Culture & Tradition

Govardhan Puja is a festival to worship Lord Krishna and Govardhan Parvat or Mount Govardhan. It is widely celebrated in the northern part of India. This is the fourth day of Diwali and is celebrated in commemoration of lifting the mountain Govardhan by Lord Krishna on his finger tip. The day is to worship Govardhan mountain which is said to …

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Customs of Diwali: Hindu Culture & Tradition

Customs of Diwali: Hindu Culture & Tradition

Many interesting rituals and traditions have been attached to the celebrations of Diwali. It is a five-day long festival, which is celebrated with fun and fervor. The blissful festival calls for the exchange of gifts, sweets and heartfelt wishes. Fire crackers are burst and people enjoy wearing new clothes, on the auspicious day. Although the way of merrymaking is different …

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Manasi Ganga Kund, Govardhan, Mathura मानसी गंगा, गोवर्धन, मथुरा

Manasi Ganga Kund, Govardhan, Mathura मानसी गंगा, गोवर्धन, मथुरा

मानसी गंगा एक असमान आकार का कुण्ड है। कुसुम सरोवर से प्राय: ढेड़ मील दक्षिण-पश्चिम की तरफ ये मानसी गंगा तीर्थ अवस्थित है। भगवान श्रीकृष्ण के मानस-संकल्प से यह सरोवर प्रकट हुआ है इसलिये इसका नाम हुआ मनसी गंगा। कहा जाता है कि एक बार श्री नन्द महाराज जी व माता यशोदा देवी जी ने गंगा स्नान करने के लिए …

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Janmashtami Festival Images For Facebook, WhatsApp

Janmashtami Festival Images

Janmashtami Festival Images For Facebook, WhatsApp: Janmashtami, the birthday of Lord Krishna is celebrated with great devotion and enthusiasm in India in the month of July or August. According to the Hindu calendar this religious festival is celebrated on the Ashtami of Krishna Paksh or the 8th day of the dark fortnight in the month of Bhadon. Sri Krishna is …

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Janmashtami Coloring Pages

Janmashtami Coloring Pages

Janmashtami Coloring Pages: Krishna Janmashtami, also known as Krishnashtami, Saatam Aatham, Gokulashtami, Ashtami Rohini, Srikrishna Jayanti, Sree Jayanti or sometimes simply as Janmashtami, is an annual celebration of the birth of the Hindu deity Krishna, the eighth avatar of Vishnu. The festival is celebrated on the eighth day (Ashtami) of the Krishna Paksha (dark fortnight) of the month of Bhadrapad …

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