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...
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...

October, 2013 Horoscope for Vedic Moon Signs

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...

The Churning of the Milky Ocean – Samudra Manthan

The story of Samudra Manthan, or the churning of the ocean, is an age-old tale from the Puranas (Ancient Hindu texts), where the ocean...

Nachiketa, the Fire of Authenticity!

The Katopanishad graphically describes the power of authenticity and how it can impact life. Nachiketa, the wonder child, is the hero personifying the power...

The Nectar of Immortality, Available to You

Immortality is the rare quality of a group of people living, beaming with the universal truths of life. When they come together at the...
The Boons Given to Kashi

The Boons Given to Kashi

Kashi was created by Lord Shiva and is an independent intelligence called Kashi Devi. After He created Her, Kashi Devi asked a boon of...
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...
Kumbh Chalo

Kumbh Chalo! Why YOU Should Go to Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Chalo – this is the call I am making to you, to have the experience to live a minimalistic life of aparigraha, which...

Sati’s Question

Once Devi Sati (the first human incarnation of Goddess Shakti) asked Lord Shiva – ‘You are the knower of all scriptures, you are worshiped...

What is Integrity? How does it relate with enlightenment?

From Nithyananda's "Dial The Avatar" program, which is a part of the Nithya Satsang (daily morning talk), on 31st March, 2013 in the Bidadi...

Rangoli, Art & Celebration

Rangoli, the art of decorating floors and walls by hand with powdered grain or sand, is one of India’s most ancient design forms. Some...

The Celebration that Began with Liberation!

One of the oldest celebrations in the Vedic tradition is the Karthikai Deepam festival. It is the celebration of consciousness and awareness which is...

Cool the Summer with Cucumbers!

Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) is a vegetable that belongs to the gourd family. It is one of the oldest cultivated vegetables and is believed to...
Ayurvedic Healing properties of turmeric

Turmeric: A Spice that Heals

Indian Turmeric (Curcuma longa) is a leafy, aromatic plant in the ginger family with a unique spicy fragrance. The spice made from the plant’s...