Monthly Archives: October 2018

Everything You Need To Know About Sharad Purnima 2018: Significance, Important Timings

Sharad Purnima is a harvest festival celebrated on the full Moon day of the Hindu Lunar Month of Ashvin. It marks the end of Monsoon. This year it will come on 23rd October 2018 (Tuesday). There is traditional celebration of the Moon and it is also called as Kajaagari Purnima or Kumar Purnima.  This day, […]

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Mahadasha – The Ruler of Events in Vedic Astrology

Mahadasha system is a great feature of Vedic astrology and this is a method to find the timing of events. This feature is only available with Vedic astrology. There are so many other dasha systems like Yogini, Nirayana Shola dasha and Jaimini Chara dasha, and Vimshottari dasha. Vimshottari dasha is the most popular among them. According […]

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Navratri 2018: Know the nine forms of Goddess Durga

Goddess Durga who symbolizes strength or ‘Shakti’ is widely worshipped on the occasion of Durga Puja. The nine days of Ashvina is the most auspicious time and it is celebrated as Durga Puja. During Navratras, the nine forms of Goddess Shakti are worshipped on the nine different days. They are –Maa Shailputri, Brahmaachaareenee, Chandraghanta, Kushmaanda, […]

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Navratri 2018: Know Important dates, colours and story behind celebrating Navratri festival

There are several stories related to Navratri but there are two stories which are the most prevalent ones. Mahishasura, a demon worshipped Lord Shiva with full devotion. The lord got so impressed by his great dedication that he gave him a boon to not get killed either by man or by God. After getting a […]

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Navratri 2018 – Nine day festival of Maa

The Indian festival of Navratri has been derived from two words—Nav + Ratri, which means ‘nine nights’ in English. This festival is prevalent throughout India. It is a major festival celebrated by the Hindus in India with much pomp and gaiety. Hindus celebrate this festival to express their devotion to the goddess of power, Durga. […]

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