Vinayaka Chaturthi Vrata Puja Vidhanam – 2017

Ganesha or Ganapati is an extremely popular and powerful God. He is called Vighneshvara or Vighnaharta, the Lord of and destroyer of obstacles. People mostly worship Him asking for  siddhi, success in undertakings, and buddhi, intelligence. He is worshipped before any  venture is started. He is also the God of education, knowledge and wisdom, literature,  and the fine arts. Ganesha Chaturthi is the Hindu festival celebrated in honour of the god Ganesha, the elephant-headed remover of obstacles and the god of beginnings and wisdom. The festival, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi, is observed in…Read more …

Gokulashtami Puja Vidhanam – 2017

Maha Vishnu took various avatars to protect the mortal world from the evildoers and sinners. One such incarnation was his birth as the child of King Vasudeva and Queen Devaki Devi. Gokul Ashtami is the birthday of Lord Krishna. It falls on the 8th day of the dark half of the month of 'Bhadrapada' (August-September) and is one of the greatest of all Hindu festivals. Lord Krishna was born at midnight. Janmashtami is about the joy, people all over the world feel for their beloved Lord Krishna. Gokulashtami (Sri Krishna Jayanthi) falls on…Read more …

Gayathri Japam Sankalpam – 2017

This year due to the eclipse on 07th,August, 2017 Upakarma is performed on September 06th, 2017 in India. However, Gayathri Japam should be performed on August 08th. Where there is no eclipse/Grahanam visible, they can perform on August 07th. For Those performing Upakarma in August  2017 Download PDF in Tamil  | Download PDF in Sanskrit Gayathri Japa Sankalpam :   | Download MP3Read more …

Chandra Grahanam-Aug2017

Chandra Grahanam on August 07, 2017 Significance of this Chandra Grahanam:  | Download MP3 Begins : 10:50 PM, Middle: 11:47 PM, Ends 12:44 AM Those born in the the stars Rohini, Hastam, Uttiradam, Thiruvonam, Avittam, Rohini should perform Shanthi ग्रहण पीडा परिहार श्लोक: योसौ वज्रधरो देव: आदित्यानां प्रभुर्मत:। सहस्रनयन: चन्द्र:  ग्रहपीडाम् व्यपोहतु।। க்ரஹண பீடா பரிஹார ஸ்லோகம் யோஸௌ வஜ்ரதரோ தேவ: ஆதித்யானாம் ப்ரபுர்மத: I ஸஹஸ்ர நயனஸ்சந்த்ர:  க்ரஹபீடாம் வ்யபோஹது II Perform Shanthi by offering Rice, Horse Gram, Coconut, Betel leaves, Fruits, Dakshina as Daanam to Vadyar. Tharpana Sankalpam (Timings : To be performed from 11:58 PM)…Read more …

Varalakshmi Vrata Puja Vidhanam – 2017

Varalakshmi Vrata is a festival to propitiate the goddess Lakshmi, the consort of Vishnu, one of the Hindu Trinity. Varalakshmi is one who grants boons (Varam). It is an important pooja performed by married women in most of the southern states of Indi. The Hindu festival going by the name 'Vara Lakshmi Vrata' is celebrated on the Second Friday or the Friday before full moon day - Poornima in the month of Śravaṇā, also called Śawan in Hindi and Aadi in Tamil which corresponds to the English months of July-August Varalakshmi Vrata is performed by…Read more …