Kumbhpuri

Kumbhpuri, the World’s Happiest City!

Maha Kumbhpuri in Prayag is the world’s largest city which pops up within 3 weeks, exists for 55 days and is removed within 7...

Sneha Abhyanga

Sneha Abhyanga Sneha Abhyanga (anointing the body with oil) is an ancient Indian Ayurvedic oil massage therapy for healing and detoxifying the body and mind....
Celebrate the Existence of Shiva!

Celebrate the Existence of Shiva!

Shiva is the embodiment of getting rid of the old and the possibility of the new – the power of rejuvenation. He can get...

Rahu, the Shadow

Rahu is one of the navagrahas, one of the nine energy centers (planets) of our solar system. Each graha in the heavens represents a...

Sade Sati & Saturn

Sade Sati (7½ years) is often termed as one of the most dreaded planetary transits afflicting human beings. However, it is not to be...

Poha

Poha (Flattened rice) is a very easily digestible, carbohydrate-rich food used extensively in India. It has references even in Mahabharata where Lord Krishna liked...

How I Became a Yogi!

-- By Sumithra Swaminathan This is a journey of an ordinary housewife to a Yogi - a Nirahari (One who does not intake solid food). I...
Thought trend and thought current

What is Your Thought Trend?

During the celebration of ‘Colors of Life’ festival or Holi, people throw colored powder on the River Ganges. When people throw the colored powder...

Horoscope for November, 2013

By Ma Nithya Chandrananda Monthly Horoscope For Vedic Moon Signs. Vedic Moon Signs can be found in the birth chart or “kundali” which can be...

Kailash, the Mystical Journey

-- By Helen Castner   A trip to Mt Kailash is profound in every way. The high altitude and the blue sky combined with the presence...

Kriya to Banish Depression!

Depression or Clinical depression is characterized by an all-encompassing low mood accompanied by low self-esteem, and by loss of interest or pleasure in normally...

Why do We do Guru Pooja?

Q. What is the reason we do pooja at the Guru’s feet? Why do people want to touch Guru’s feet? A. It is an ancient...

Rudrabhishekam

Lord Shiva is an embodiment of the four tattvas (principles). He is pure, intense life energy. The Shiva linga - or the aroop roopa...

The Benefits of Almonds

Almonds (botanical name Prunus amygdalus) are the oldest and most widely grown of all the nut crops. Whole almond seeds are eaten raw or...

Unrevealed Mysteries of the Mystics

Beings who reveal the unrevealed mysteries to the world are called incarnations. With tremendous compassion and love, so that the human consciousness can experience...