Brahma

Why are There No Temples of Brahma?

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In the Shiva Purana, at the beginning of time in the Cosmos, Vishnu and Brahmā approached a huge Shiva Lingam and set out to find where Shiva began and where he ended.

Vishnu was appointed to seek the end and Brahma the beginning. Taking the form of Vishnu’s 3rd avatar; the boar Varaha, Vishnu began digging downwards into the earth, while Brahma took the form of a swan and began flying upwards. However, neither could find the end or begining to Shiva. He was infinite.

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Sacred Symbols – Endearing Icons of Hindu Art & Culture

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Endearing images embodying intuitions of the spirit that adorn Hindu art, architecture and iconography symbols adorn our world and mind at every turn — in our spiritual, social and political experience. A ring or gold pendant serves to silently attest to and strengthen wedded love. On a mountainous road in any country, a sign with a truck silhouette on a steeply angled line warns drivers of dropping grades ahead. The red cross signals aid and comfort in crises. Golden arches tell the vegan to beware. Among the best known symbols in the world are the simple numerals: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9. They originated in ancient India as characters of the Brahmi script. Now and then, historic images or happenings are supercharged into symbols. The awesome mushroom cloud of the terrifying specter of nuclear destruction.

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Nav Durga Navratri

Shree Navdurga Stotra : श्री नवदुर्गा स्तोत्र

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Navdurga Stotra is a Devi Stotra and it is in Sanskrit. There are nine auspicious Devi names which are very famous and each and every Devi is the destroyer of a very dangerous demon. Reciting this stotra makes us fearless and sinless. Navadurga stotram is a prayer to nine forms of Goddess Durga (Navadurga) worshipped in Navratri Durga Puja.

Shree Navdurga Stotra : श्री नवदुर्गा स्तोत्र

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Maha Lakshmi mata

Mahalakshmi Ashtakam : महालक्ष्मि अष्टकं

Maha Lakshmi

Mahalakshmi Ashtakam is hymn in honour of eight forms of Goddess Lakshmi. Maa Mahalakshmi is another name for Maa Lakshmi, and a form of Maa Shakti. She is the Goddess of wealth and prosperity in Hinduism, and the consort of Lord Vishnu. The Mahalakshmi Ashtakam is a special mantra for the worship of Maa Mahalakshmi. Maa Mahalakshmi is widely revered by Hindus everywhere. The chanting of her mantras and offering pooja to her has several benefits for a devotee’s life

Mahalakshmi Ashtakam : महालक्ष्मि अष्टकं

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