Kamasutra temples History Mythology Trending 

Kamasutra: Indian conception on bodily Gratification

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         The word ‘Kamasutra’ is considered to be a study of sexual relationships or sexual intercourse. But Kamasutra is neither about sexual practices or sexual activities one must follow to fulfill their needs nor it is entirely and primarily about knowledge on sex. What is Kamasutra? Kamasutra glorifies and describes the concept of companionship, love, pleasures of life with or without sexual connectivity and nurturing one’s love life with a blend of vedic or classical sanskrit poesy verses. It can also be defined as social enjoyment, finding love, wooing, courtship and…

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Eight Immortals in Hindu Religion Who will live till the end of Kaliyuga!

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31        31SharesChiranjivis are eight immortals in Hindu religion who are to remain alive on Earth until the end of the current KaliYuga. Hindu scripture contains a mantra about the seven immortals, in which their names are recited for luck and longevity. अश्वत्थामा बलिव्र्यासो हनूमांश्च विभीषण:। कृप: परशुरामश्च सप्तएतै चिरजीविन:॥ सप्तैतान् संस्मरेन्नित्यं मार्कण्डेयमथाष्टमम्। जीवेद्वर्षशतं सोपि सर्वव्याधिविवर्जित॥ Ashwathaama Balirvyaaso Hanumanshcha Vibheeshanaha Krupaha Parshuramascha Saptaitey Chiranjivinaha Saptaitaan Samsmareynnityam Markandeymathaashtamam Jivedvarshshatam Sopi Sarvavyadhivivarjit The above lines mean that by daily remembering these 8 immortals (Ashwatthama, King Bali, Ved Vyasa, Hanuman, Vibhishan, Kripacharya, Parashuram, and Rishi Markandaya)…

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10 Destructive Weapons Used in Mahabharata

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   100     100SharesHindu mythlogy consists of vedas, puranams, Upanishads and epics like Mahabharata and Ramayana. Ancient Hindu epics are filled with battles, wars, victory of good over evil, asuras etc. In fact Mahabharata is centered around conflicts and is famous for the military formations, warfare and weaponry used. It is said that more than 1000 different kinds of weapons were used in Mahabharata. Let’s know about some of the powerful weapons used in Mahabharata: 1. Brahmastra It was used only once in the entire battle, inspite of being possessed by many Gods…

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15 Bhagavad Gita Quotes which Will Give True Meaning to Your Life!

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30  100     130SharesThe Bhagavad Gita is considered as one of the most prominent and influential Hindu scripture. Bhagavad Gita is part of the great Hindu epic Mahabharata. The Holy books also referred as Gita is known for its philosophical, practical, political, psychological and spiritual values. The Bhagwat contains 18 chapter which was originally written in Sanskrit, the language of God. Here is a list of Bhagavad Gita quotes which will give true meaning to your life. The book is the summary of the various teachings given to Arjuna by Lord Krishna. The…

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Strange Similarities Between Hindu And Greek Mythology

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   2     2SharesAt first glance, Greek and Indian mythology seems to have nothing in common. They are both very distant land, with very different culture and people who have very different moral and social values. But if we dig enough, we can find some strange similarities between the two vastly different beliefs. 1.Very large and diverse cast of God’s ruling humanity While most modern religions believes just one God to be the creator and maintainer of the vast universe, both Hindu and Greek mythology believes that there must be more than one. From the…

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The oldest Brahma temple – Why Lord Brahma is not worshipped like Shiva and Vishnu ?

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         Pushkar is a holy town in the Ajmer district in Rajasthan which is famous for the oldest Lord Brahma temple. You can reach here from Ajmer which is situated at a distance of 10 km. The nearest airport is at Jaipur which is situated at distance of 150 kilometers. Pushkar is a pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Sikhs. The city has many temples. Most of the temples and ghats in Pushkar are from the 18th century and later. Many temples were destroyed during Muslim invasions in the area and…

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Kumbh Mela 2019 – Everything You Need To Know

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         India is known as the nation of custom, religion, and devotion. It is the nation that is known for its unity and diversity. You will find different people, belonging to different religion living together in peace and harmony. It will be no surprise if you find Muslims celebrating Diwali, Sikh celebrating Eid and Hindu celebrating Christmas. India is unique like that. India is also globally known for celebrating all the festivals with enthusiasm and joy. Kumbh Mela is no exception. Kumbh Mela commenced on January 15 (Makarsakranti) and will go…

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History of Kumbh Mela: Why and Where it is celebrated?

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16        16SharesKumbh Mela is the largest cultural and religious human gathering on earth in which millions of devotees from all around the world gather together to bathe in the sacred river. It is believed that one who takes a dip in the water of the holy rivers attains moksha. It drives away all their sins and they are blessed by the divine and become eligible for the liberation from the cycle of birth and death. (image source- google images) Kumbh Mela is organized every three years on a rotation basis in…

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What is the mystery of Padmanabhaswamy Temple vault?

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29        29SharesPadmanabhaswamy Temple is located in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. The temple is built in an intricate fusion of the indigenous Kerala style and the Tamil style. The Moolasthanam of the temple is the Ananthapuram Temple in Kumbala in Kasargod District. The temple is a replica of the Adikesava Perumal temple located in Thiruvattar, Kanyakumari District to some extent. The principal deity Lord Vishnu is enshrined in the “Anantha Shayanam” posture, the eternal yogic sleep on the serpent Adisheshan. Sree Padmanabhaswamy is the guardian deity of the royal family of Travancore. The…

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#DidYouKnow – Lord Jagannath Temple In Kanpur Can Predict Rain?

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24        24SharesSince ancient times farmers have used various means to predict the scale of rainfall to make their agriculture decisions. Did you ever think that there is a temple that can predict Monsoon? You can call it superstition or a belief that many farmers gather at the Lord Jagannath temple to know about rainfall predictions. This temple seems to be a boon for the farmers!! How Can Temple Predict The Rainfall? Also known as Rain temple, Lord Jagannath temple is located at Bhitargaon Behata in Ghatampur area of the district Kanpur.…

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