28 Articles Related to "goddess"

What is the origin of holy river Ganga?

For thousands of years Ganga has been pivotal in the economic, social and religious life of the people. It is considered as a Goddess and mother in Hindu tradition....

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The Importance Of Coconut In Hinduism

Breaking a coconut for Gods and Goddesses is indeed a very common practice in India and hence holds a lot of importance in Hinduism. The coconut fruit is an essen...

7 months ago . 201 views

Differences between Amba, Kali and Durga

Know the various forms of Adi Shakti during the festival of Navratri   Navratri is almost always referred to as Navdurga utsav,...

8 months ago . 158 views

Story of Ayyappa – Legend of Lord Ayyappa of Sabarimala – Simple Ayyappa Story

Ayyappa is the Hindu God worshipped in the famous Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple in Kerala. Story of Ayyappa is based on legends that are popular in South India. Legend ...

9 months ago . 251 views

Navratri Colours 2018 And Foods For All 9 Days Of Sharad Navratri

Navratri Colours 2018: Navratri 2018 is just around the corner and Indians are looking forward to celebrate the nine avatars of Hindu divine Goddess Durga. The fest...

11 months ago . 278 views

The fascinating legends of Navratri

With Navratri just around the corner, there is a significant degree of bliss and felicity in the air surrounding the people of different cultural backgrounds. Owing...

11 months ago . 187 views

The Magical festivities of Navratri all across India

With Navratri just around the corner, there is a significant degree of bliss and felicity in the air surrounding people of different cultural backgrounds. Owing t...

11 months ago . 270 views

A Buddhist goddess

A thousand years after the Buddha’s nirvana, Buddhists finally acquired a goddess of (almost) equal stature to the Buddha. Before this, the only goddess who...

12 months ago . 120 views

Japanese town Kichijoi named after Hindu goddess Lakshmi

The name of a town near Tokyo in Japan has its origin from Hindu goddess Lakshmi. Counsel General of Japan, Takayuki Kitagawa, on Sunday said that the town &ndash...

1 year ago . 142 views

Teej: Celebrating the Union of Lord Shiva and goddess Parvati

India is a land of diverse cultures, with each state having their own traditions and festivals. Teej is one such festival which is mainly celebrated in the northe...

1 year ago . 276 views

The Story Of Matsyagandha and Rishi parashar

The tale goes back to the time when King Shantanu was the leader of Hastinapur. Shantanu had wedded Goddess Ganga who later gave delivery to a son. But she drowned ...

1 year ago . 703 views

The Ashtadikpalas, Rulers of Eight Directions

The Ashtadikpalas are eight in number. As their collective name suggests, they rule the eight quarters or the eight directions of the universe. Ashta means eight,...

1 year ago . 200 views

Significance of Navratri – the festival of nine nights

Symbolizing victory of positivity over negativity, Navratri literally means 'nine nights' in Sanskrit; Nav - Nine and Ratri - nights. During these nine ni...

1 year ago . 181 views


The Sapta Matrika are affiliated to Mother Shakti and Skanda, the warrior god. ‘Matrikas’ means mother and ‘Matris’ indicate a group of moth...

1 year ago . 665 views

Shukravar Vrat or Upvaas: Friday Dedicated to Santhoshi Ma and Shukra or Venus

In Hindu religion, each day of a week is dedicated to a particular God or Goddesses. Friday or Shukrawar is dedicated to Shakti – the Mother Goddess in Hind...

1 year ago . 197 views

Nanda Vrata – Nanda Vrat Dedicated to Shiva – How To Observe?

Nanda Vrata is dedicated to Shiva and it is believed that Goddess Sati observed this vrat to get Shiva as her husband. It is observed during Phalgun Shukla Paksha...

1 year ago . 743 views

Shiva had cut fifth head of Brahma

Story of Brahma Purana   Brahma is the Hindu God of creation and one of the ‘Trimurti&r...

1 year ago . 302 views

Battle of Lakshmi and Saraswati

We have grown up being told Lakshmi (goddess of wealth) and Saraswati (goddess of knowledge) always fight and avoid staying in the same place. This is based on th...

1 year ago . 154 views

Super 30 First Look: A bearded Hrithik Roshan perfectly slips under the skin of mathematician Anand Kumar

After the ginormous success of Kaabil, Hrithik Roshan is all set to return to celluloid as mathematician Anand Kumar. In the film bankrolled by Sajid Nadiadwala, ...

1 year ago . 146 views

Imbolc and Blue Moon: You’ve probably never heard of these Wicca festivals. Here’s why

  On January 31, when the whole world will admire the Blue Moon, a rare astronomical occurrence, Wiccans in Mumbai will worship the Moon Godde...

1 year ago . 136 views

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IIT-Delhi creates vegan egg from plants; mock meat coming soon

The new substance, created by IIT-Delhi, is made from lentils and has the same protein-level, taste and cooking procedure as real eggs, Plant-based mutton, chicke...

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Delhi-NCR transport strike today: All you need to know in 10 points

Commuters are likely to face problems as public transport would be off the roads on Thursday. The strike comes days after Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said ...

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One Armed Amputee Lifts 200 Pounds Of Weight Above His Head

In the summer of 2004, a young man named Logan Aldridge suffered a terrible injury in a wakeboarding accident. While Logan was out on the water, the rope around his...

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Top 5 Best Ultrawide Monitors in India
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Cardiac Arrest Vs Heart Attack: What is the Difference?

It is not uncommon for a person with minimal medical knowledge to get confused between a heart attack and cardiac arrest. Though the two sound similar, they are v...

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What Is Cardiac Arrest? Know Symptoms And How To Help Someone During A...

A cardiac arrest is different from a heart attack. It is a serious condition which needs medical help instantly. The patient can be given cardiopulmonary resuscitat...

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Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Felicitated With Prestigious Award In The...

Anand Kumar has been running the highly innovative Super 30 programme for the last 18 years to mentor 30 students free off cost through a year-long residential co...

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AIB - An Ode To Karni Sena
1 year ago . 425 views

The 10 Best Restaurants Near India Gate, New Delhi
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Pakistan: Protest held in Karachi against alleged murder of Namrita Ch...

Protest gaining steam in Pakistan.   People on Tues protest took place in Karachi against the murder of a Sindhi Hindu girl, Na...

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How To See Ghost And Spirits

Eccentric and curious people who like interacting with the spirit world, especially ghosts are always finding ways of making this rare phenomenon happen. Even in th...

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Spiritual Meaning of Finding Money

Finding money on the road is quite exciting. Whether you own reasonable sum of money – but getting even a coin from the earth is quite fascinating.

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Documentary On Farmer From Remote Himalayan Village Nominated For Osca...

Indian Documentary Nominated For Oscars 2019: Speaking about the documentary, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said it will inspire young people to ...

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Car registrations down in Delhi for first time in 6 years

Data on car registrations indicated that except in 2017, demand in Delhi has been declining gradually over the years. This year, the decline in the number of regist...

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Sunil Grover Finally Breaks Silence on The Kapil Sharma Show Comeback ...

Sunil Grover had left the show in 2017, after his major fallout with Kapil. He has been replaced by comedian Krushna Abhishek.

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Cristiano Ronaldo in Tears after Watching Unseen Footage of Late Fathe...

Cristiano Ronaldo broke down in tears after watching a video of his late father praising him, as the football star said he had never seen it before.

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Mission New India: How Modi government can achieve this goal

Narendra Modi government has been elected for the second time in a row with a massive mandate.

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No need to buy car! Get a Mahindra vehicle at just Rs 19,720; here is ...

Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M), part of the $20.7 billion Mahindra Group, has introduced a subscription-based initiative, in partnership with Revv, for customers...

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Certificate of Secularism.
9 months ago . 139 views

Top 9 Best Bamboo Sunglasses in 2019
2 months ago . 61 views

Capsule to analyse what gases you hide in your stomach

The capsule can detect gaseous biomarkers as it passes through the gut, all the while transmitting the captured data wirelessly to the Cloud for aggregation and ana...

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Tiny bubbles in our body to fight cancer better than chemo

The study, published in the journal Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, focused on breast cancer cells in mice.  

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Indians wake up to benefits of ‘desi ghee’ for stronger bones

New Delhi: All the members of New Delhi-based S. Rahul’s family are health-conscious. That’s the reason why olive oil bottles, often perceived to be a h...

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Who is 'Mountain Man'?
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Top 4 Best Nicer Dicer in India
1 year ago . 238 views

Taking paracetamol in pregnancy risks child’s behaviour

London: Women who take paracetamol during pregnancy are at risk of having children with behaviour problems, warn researchers.  

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Lenovo Launches HT10 True Wireless Earbuds, B613 DVR and More Audio Pr...

Lenovo's new lineup of products include a true wireless earbuds pair and even a DVR, and is available across online and offline channels from today.

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Greater Noida man fined twice within a minute for one traffic violatio...

Rajesh Kumar Sharma, a resident of Sector 36 in Greater Noida, said he received one challan on Saturday and the other on Sunday. The timings at which the two fines ...

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Best Robot Vacuum Cleaner in India – Detailed Review
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