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Vastu Tips: Do this work immediately after offering Bhog to God to avoid bad effect

Vastu Tips: Do this work immediately after offering Bhog to God to avoid bad effect

Oct 12, 2021, 07:01 AM IST

In any worship, Prasad or Naivedya is offered to the deity. But what should be done with that prasad later i.e. after it is offered? Learn the same from Acharya Indu Prakash.

Happy Navratri 2021 Day 6: Significance of worshipping Goddess Katyayani, Puja Vidhi, Mantra and Sto

Happy Navratri 2021 Day 6: Significance Goddess Katyayani, Puja Vidhi, Mantra, Stotr Path

Books & Culture | Oct 12, 2021, 09:13 AM IST

It's the sixth day of Navratri 2021 today and people are preparing to worship Maa Durga's sixth avatar, Goddess Katyayani. According to Hindu mythology, Goddess Parvati took her form to defeat the demon Mahishasura and later came to be known as the warrior Goddess. This is the reason why this day is celebrated to mark the victory of good over evil. Here is the way how you should perform the puja, its vidhi, mantra and stotr path.

Horoscope October 12: Day 6 of Shardiya Navratri will prove lucky for Aquarians

Horoscope October 12: Day 6 of Shardiya Navratri will prove lucky for Aquarians, know about others

Oct 12, 2021, 06:03 AM IST

Shardiya Navratri Day 6: Know from Acharya Indu Prakash, how will your day be based on your zodiac sign. Not only this but he will also guide measures which might help you to improve your day.

Durga Puja 2021

Durga Puja Day 1: 'Chal Chitra', portrays pain of partitions during 1947, 1971 in Kolkata pandal

Fashion & Lifestyle | Oct 11, 2021, 10:49 PM IST

The celebrations of Durga Puja are in full swing in Kolkata. This year, at the Naktala Udayan Sangha Club the theme of Durga Puja pandal is 'Chal Chitra' which portrays the pain of partitions during 1947 and 1971.

Happy Durga Puja 2021: Wishes, Quotes, SMS, HD Images, Messages for Facebook & WhatsApp

Happy Durga Puja 2021: Wishes, Quotes, SMS, HD Images, Messages for Facebook & WhatsApp

Books & Culture | Oct 11, 2021, 03:04 PM IST

Happy Durga Puja 2021: It's that time of the year when people all over the country will go on pandal hopping, wear new clothes and relish on scrumptious food. Not only this but it is also important to wish your near and dear ones which is why we are here with Durga Puja wishes, quotes, SMS, HD images, messages that you can share over Facebook, WhatsApp and other social media platforms.

Durga Puja 2021: Day and date-wise pujo chart, Sindoor Utsav, History and Significance

Durga Puja 2021: Day and date-wise pujo chart, Sindoor Utsav, History and Significance

Books & Culture | Oct 11, 2021, 01:24 PM IST

According to the Hindu calendar, Durga Puja begins from the Shashthi of Shardiya Navratri. This holy puja is especially performed in many places including West Bengal, Bihar, Tripura, Odisha. In this 5-day long festival, Maa Durga, Maa Lakshmi, Maa Saraswati, Lord Ganesha and Kartikeya are worshipped.

Navratri Day 5, 2021: Maa Skandamata's puja significance, timings, vidhi, muhurat and mantra

Navratri Day 5, 2021: Maa Skandamata's puja significance, timings, vidhi, muhurat and mantra

Books & Culture | Oct 11, 2021, 07:32 AM IST

Day 5 of the festival of Navratri is celebrated with the worship of Goddess Skandamata who happens to be another manifestation of Goddess Durga. Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati's son Kartikeya is also known Skand and hence Skandmata is another name for Parvati ji. Know the significance of worshipping her, puja timings, vidhi, muhurat and mantra.

Vastu Tips: Never offer these flowers to Maa Durga, mother Goddess can get angry

Vastu Tips: Never offer these flowers to Maa Durga, mother Goddess can get angry

Oct 11, 2021, 06:54 AM IST

There are special types of lucky patterns of goddesses and a combination of flowers, fragrance and colour they like. They are directly related to the Vastu Shastra of the house. Know about the same from Acharya Indu Prakash here!

Horoscope

Horoscope October 11: Day 5 of Shardiya Navratri will benefit Sagittarians, know about others

Oct 11, 2021, 06:27 AM IST

Shardiya Navratri Day 5: Know from Acharya Indu Prakash, how will your day be based on your zodiac sign. Not only this but he will also guide measures which might help you to improve your day.

Navratri 2021 Day 4: How & why Maa Kushmanda is worshipped, puja timings, Vidhi, Mantra & Significan

Navratri 2021 Day 4: How Maa Kushmanda is worshipped, puja timings, Vidhi, Mantra, Significance

Books & Culture | Oct 10, 2021, 11:32 AM IST

Day 4 of the nine-day festival of Navratri is marked with the worshipping of Maa Kushmanda who is another manifestation of Goddess Durga. Here are puja vidhi, timings, mantra and significance that you should not miss today.

Durga Puja 2021: Importance of trees to COVID-19, pandals

Durga Puja 2021: Importance of trees to COVID-19, pandals deck up in colourful & significant themes

Fashion & Lifestyle | Oct 10, 2021, 01:36 PM IST

Durga Puja 2021: Shardiya Navratri begins from the first date of Shukla Paksha of Ashwin month, in which the divine forms of Maa Durga are worshipped for nine days. The festival is believed to mark Goddess Durga's victory over demon Mahishasura, signifying the victory of good over evil. Every year not just in Bengal but also in other cities, people set up pandals for the worship of the Goddess. This year is no different as the devotees will witness a number of colourful and theme-based puja halls. Have a look at some of them here!

Vastu Tips: Chanting facing this direction leads to attainment of wealth and splendor

Vastu Tips: Chanting facing this direction leads to attainment of wealth and splendor

Oct 10, 2021, 07:46 AM IST

Generally, worship or chanting is done by facing north or east, but sometimes chanting is done in other directions to get some fruit.

Horoscope

Horoscope October 10: Day 4 of Shardiya Navratri will benefit Geminis, Know about other zodiac signs

Oct 10, 2021, 06:39 AM IST

Shardiya Navratri Day 4: Know from Acharya Indu Prakash, how will your day be based on your zodiac sign. Not only this but he will also guide measures which might help you to improve your day.

Dhakis are one of the main highlights of Durga Puja in

Navratri 2021: Durga Puja celebrations at full swing in Kolkata, see pics

Fashion & Lifestyle | Oct 09, 2021, 03:10 PM IST

Dhakis are one of the main highlights of Durga Puja in Kolkata. The enthusiastic drum beats not only imbibe the festive spirit but is also a family business and tradition for many. Before the covid 19 pandemic, the Dhakis could easily earn above Rs 20k. But from last year, the rates for Dhakis were badly hit.

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Navratri 2021 Day 3: Know why Goddess Chandraghanta is worshipped; Puja Vidhi, Mantra and Aarti

Books & Culture | Oct 09, 2021, 08:11 AM IST

Goddess Durga’s third avatar Goddess Chandraghanta is worshipped on the third day of Navratri. Read on to know the details about puja, mantra and aarti.  

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Vastu tips: Pray facing in this direction for happiness and peace

Oct 09, 2021, 07:21 AM IST

According to Vastu Shastra, praying facing east or north is considered auspicious.

Horoscope

Horoscope Oct 9: Day 3 of Navratri will bring good results for Geminis, Know about your zodiac sign

Oct 09, 2021, 06:19 AM IST

Shardiya Navratri Day 3: Know from Acharya Indu Prakash, how will your day be based on your zodiac sign. Not only this but he will also guide measures which might help you to improve your day.

Baglamukhi Temple

Maa Baglamukhi Temple: All about Ujjain mandir where Pandavas worshipped to win back their kingdom

Books & Culture | Oct 08, 2021, 08:56 PM IST

Maa Baglamukhi Temple of Ujjain is situated in the eastern direction on the banks of the Lakhundar river at Nalkheda. It is believed that Pandavas worshipped in this temple to win back their kingdom.

Madhubani Literature Festival

Madhubani Literature Festival 2021: Largest gathering for Maithil literary discourse is back

Books & Culture | Oct 08, 2021, 07:50 PM IST

Madhubani Literature Festival strives to aim at the inclusion of multiple areas representing socio-economic orientation, culture, and tradition of Mithila. In other words, this festival is a “celebration of locals” in all respects.

Worship Goddess Brahmacharini

Happy Navratri 2021 Day 2: Worship Goddess Brahmacharini; Know Significance, Puja Vidhi, Mantra

Books & Culture | Oct 08, 2021, 02:22 PM IST

Happy Navratri 2021! Today (October 8) marks the second day of the auspicious nine-day festival of Navratri 2021. The devotees today will worship Maa Brahmacharini.

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