Bhakti, The Song of God

Bhakti, the Ultimate Gift Let me define exactly what I mean by the word “bhakti”. Understanding that whatever you call as reality is experienced in...

Sleep Like a Baby!

Insomnia is most often thought of as both a sign and a symptom that can accompany several sleep, medical and psychiatric disorders. It is...

Tulsi Maala

Tulsi or the Holy Basil is thought to be one of the most sacred wood in India and a traditional Indian household is considered...

Why the Amrit Kalash Falling Into the Ocean is Still Relevant

The pouranic tale of amrit manthan is one that is replete with vital life lessons that show a wayfarer the right path to fulfillment...

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...
Purify Your Vak

Purify Your Vak

Inside of everyone exists something called the vak. It can be considered an organ just like your lungs, heart, liver, heart and so on. ...

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...

Why Do We Worship Idols?

What is the logic behind idol worship? We don’t worship the idol, we worship through the idol. The deity does not represent God; the deity...

Detox Your Body & Mind the Vedic Way!

The Vedic Science of Detoxification of Body and Mind Our dietary habits, lifestyle and thinking have a collective effect on our overall health. These 3...

Coconuts – How You Can Benefit from Them

History Coconut (Cocus nocifera) has been known and cultivated in India for over three thousand years and has a very special significance in the Hindu...

The Story of Mahishasurmardini

Hindu dharma holds a special place amongst the world’s major religions due to its worship of the Divine Feminine. Devi, also known as Aadi...

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...

Satyakama, the Seeker of Truth

Enlightenment can happen now, at this moment. It is only a matter of being receptive. The Master is a gateway to eternal consciousness. It...

In the Land of Meenakshi

The pinnacle of art, culture, tradition, spirituality and architecture come together as a beautiful monument of worship in the Meenakshi Sundareshwarar Temple in Madurai...
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...