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Lalitha Sahasranamam in Tamil in pdf – Text, Lyrics and meaning in Tamil

Lalitha Sahasranamam is dedicated to the Mother Goddess and extols her glory in 1000 names. This particular Lalitha Sahasranamam text in Tamil in pdf format contains the lyrics and also meaning in Tamil. The Lalitha Tripura Sundari form of Mother Goddess is worshipped through the Lalitha Sahasranama prayer. You read online or download it for free.
Link - Lalitha Sahasranamam lyrics in Tamil pdf
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Ganesh Utsav 2017 - Ganeshotsav Date in 2017

Ganesh Utsav, popularly known as Ganeshotsav is the birthday of Ganesha, the elephant-headed Hindu God. Ganesh Utsav 2017 date is on August 25. The festival ends on September 5, 2017 with Ganesh Visarjan. Every year as per traditional Hindu calendar on the fourth day of the waxing phase of moon, or Shukla Paksha Chaturthi, in Bhadrapad month, Ganesha comes to the home of his devotees. He brings auspiciousness, hope, success and happiness to all homes. During his brief stay He removes all obstacles. While returning He takes with him all problems and unhappiness.
With this annual arrival, Ganesha breaks the man-made distance between man and god. Children can play with him, teenagers can discuss their problems, and elders can find answers to philosophical questions. To the one who has shed his ego, Ganesha shows the way to Moksha.
Millions of murtis of Ganesha that is consecrated at homes and across public pandals during Ganeshotsav represent hope in adversity. Ganesha provides the str…

Raksha Bandhan Poem and Message – Sarojini Naidu

Beloved I offer to you In tender allegiance anew A bracelet of floss, let me twist And violet, to girdle your wrist.
Accept this bright gage from my hand Let you heart its sweet speech understand The ancient high symbol and end In wrought on each gold-threaded strand, The fealty of friend unto friend.
A garland how frail of design, Our spirits to clasp and entwine In devotion unstained and unbroken, How slender a circle and sign Of secret deep pledges unspoken!
Sarojini Naidu – Poem - The Feather of Dawn


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Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 13, 2011 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 13, 2011 – Purnima or full moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Purnima tithi till 10:44 PM on August 13, 2011. After 10:44 PM it is Krishna Paksha Pratipada or first day of the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.
Nakshatra – Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatra till 6:09 PM on August 13, 2011. Afterwards it is Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rasi.
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Raksha Bandhan, Narali Purnima, Rig Vedi Upakarma, Yajur Vedi Upakarma, Lav Kush Jayanti. Avani Avittam
Shravan Purnima or the full moon day in Shravan month in calendars followed in Goa, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.
Shravan Purnima or the full moon day in Shravan month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.
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