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Kolba Swami Punyatithi at Dhapewada near Nagpur – Death Anniversary of Kolbaswami

Kolba Swami Punyatithi is annually observed in Jyeshta month. It is the death anniversary of Kolba Swami – a great saint in Bhakti tradition in Maharashtra. Kolba Swami Punyatithi 2018 date is June 19. The day is of importance at Dhapewada near Nagpur in Maharashtra.
Special rituals, pujas, satsangs and philanthropic activities are organized on the day in memory of the great spiritual teacher. Hundreds of people visit Dhapewada on the day.
Kolba Swami Punyatithi is observed on Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon Jyeshta month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.

Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai Punyatithi – Death Anniversary of Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai

Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai Punyatithi is observed in Jyeshta month. It is the death anniversary of Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai – the brave queen and warrior who fought valiantly against the British. Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai Punyatithi 2018 date is June 19. As per Gregorian calendar she died on June 17, 1858.
Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai fought against the British during the first war of Independence in 1857.


When her husband died, Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai was denied to rule her kingdom and the British took over the reigns.
She took over the kingdom by defeating the British and declared independence.
The British returned to take back the city of Jhansi and in the battle she inflicted serious damage to the British army but was defeated.
She then took refuge in Kalpi. She died fighting in the battle of Kotah ki Serai.
Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai Punyatithi as per Hindu lunar calendar is observed on Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon.

Uddhav Maharaj Moonglekar Punyatithi at Biloli near Nanded

Uddhav Maharaj Moonglekar Punyatithi is annually observed in Jyeshta month. It is the death anniversary of Uddhav Maharaj Moonglekar – a pious soul who spread the teachings of dharma. Uddhav Maharaj Moonglekar Punyatithi 2018 date is June 19. The day is of importance at Biloli near Nanded in Maharashtra.
Special programs and pujas are observed on the day in memory of the great teacher and guide. Hundreds of people visit Biloli on the day.
Uddhav Maharaj Moonglekar Punyatithi is observed on Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon Jyeshta month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.

Bharani Nakshatra Tree – Which is the tree associated with Bharani birth star Born People?

There are trees associated with each 27 nakshatrams or birth stars. Bharani Nakshatra also has a particular tree dedicated to it. People born on each nakshatra should worship the particular tree. The tree associated and worshipped by Bharani Nakshatra Born People is Indian gooseberry tree or phylanthus emblica.

The Hindi name of the Bharani Nakshatra Tree is Amla The Telugu name is Usiri, Usirikaya The Malayalam name is Nelli or Nellikaya Tamil Name is Nelli Kannada name is Betta nelli or Amalaka In Marathi it is known as Amla or Awla. Bengali name is Amloki
Bharani Nakshatra born people should plant the Indian gooseberry tree. Water it. They should also protect the tree.

Changdev Maharaj Punyatithi at Puntamba in Ahmednagar District in Maharashtra

Changdev Maharaj Punyatithi is annually observed in Jyeshta month. It is the death anniversary of Changdev Maharaj or Changadev– a mystic yogi in medieval India. Changdev Maharaj Punyatithi 2018 date is June 19. The day is of importance at Puntamba.
Apart from his mystical powers, Changdev Maharaj is associated with Dnyaneshwar and Muktabai. He has a lot of followers among the Varkaris of Maharashtra.
His temples are found most in Maharashtra. His yogic and Tantric power are widely discussed in literature.
The samadhi sthal or the final resting place of the yogi is located at Puntamba Village in Ahmednagar District in Maharashtra.
Changdev Maharaj Punyatithi is observed on Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Jyeshta month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.

Bhairavnath Yatra at Babhulsar Khurd near Sirur - Bhairavnath Temple Festival and Fair at Babhulsar Khurd in Maharashtra

Babhulsar Khurd Bhairavnath Yatra is annually observed in Jyeshta month. It is the most important and famous annual festival at BhairavnathTemple at Babhulsar Khurd near Sirur in Maharashtra. Babhulsar Khurd Bhairavnath Yatra 2018 date is May 16.
This annual agrarian festival attracts hundreds of devotees to this sleepy village.
Babhulsar Khurd Bhairavnath Yatra is annually observed on Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Pratipada tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Jyeshta month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.

Gopal Chitanya Maharaj Punyatithi at Dareshwar

Gopal Chitanya Maharaj Punyatithi is annually observed in Vaishakh month. It is the death anniversary of Gopal Chitanya Maharaj – a pious soul who spread the teachings of humanity, truth, equality and love. Gopal Chitanya Maharaj Punyatithi 2018 date is May 15. The day is of importance at Dareshwar.
Special programs and pujas are observed on the day in memory of the great teacher and guide. Hundreds of people visit Dareshwar on the day.
Gopal Chitanya Maharaj Punyatithi is observed on Vaishakh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Vaishakh month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.

Brihaspateshwara Mahadev – Brihaspateshwara Form of Shiva

Brihaspateshwara Mahadev is a unique form of Shiva worshipped in some rare temples. Brihaspateshwara form of Shiva is associated with Brihaspati, the god worshipped on Thursday or Guruvar. A temple dedicated Brihaspateshwara Mahadev is located at Ujjain.
The shrine is located near SankatmochanHanumanTemple and SwapneshwaraMahadevTemple in Ujjain.
Brihaspati Dev is worshipped in the form of a Shivling.
The main offering includes yellow flowers and other yellow-colored puja items.
The important day in a week is Thursday or Brihaspativar.

The Ten Temples Participating in Thrissur Pooram

The magnificent visit of deities from ten temples in and around Thrissur town to the VadakumnathanTemple is the core theme of the world famous Thrissur Pooram festival held at ThrissurTown in Kerala. It must be noted that VadakumnathanTemple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, remains a spectator during the entire festival. Lord Shiva receives the respects from all deities but does not take part in the Pooram. The Name of the Ten Temples participating in the Thrissur Pooram: ThiruvambadyShriKrishnaTemple (Although the temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna, it is Bhagavathy or Devi a subsidiary deity in the Temple that takes part in the Pooram.)ParamekkavuBhagavathyTempleNethilakkavuBhagavathyTempleKaramukkuBhagavathyTempleAyyantholeBhagavathyTempleLaloorBhagavathyTempleChoorakkattukavuBhagavathyTempleChembukkavuBhagavathyTemplePanamukkumpallyShasthaTempleKanimangalamShasthaTemple. Although deities of temples meeting annually in a prescribed spot were observed earlier, it was during 18th century, …

If birthday falls on Thursday – what are the effects as per Hindu Astrology?

If birthday falls on Thursday, as per Hindu astrology the person will get various types of clothes. He/she will have a prosperous year. Please note that such things are mostly based on astrological thought followed in a region. It has nothing to do with Hindu scriptures or religious teachings.
If the birthday falls on Thursday, it is good to offer prayers to Vishu and Goddess Lakshmi. Chanting prayers dedicated to Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi are highly meritorious. One can chant ‘om namo Narayana nama’.

Matching Stars for Makam Nakshatram Born Boy – Matching Star for Makam Nakshatra Male

Matching stars for Makam Nakshatram born boy as per Kerala/Malayalam jyothisham is given below. It must be noted that the matching star is for male born in Makam Nakshatram only. It is not for female born in the star.
Matching Star for Makam Nakshatra Male are:
Karthika ¾ , Rohini, Makayiram first quarter, Punirtham ¼ , Ayiliyam, Pooram, Uthram, Atham, Chithira, Chothi, Vishakam, Anizham, Triketta, Moolam, Pooradam, Uthiradam, Tiruonam, Avittam, Chathayam, Pooruruttahi and Uthrittathi – born girls are suitable for Makam born male.

Matching Stars for Ayiliyam Nakshatram Born Boy – Matching Star for Ayiliyam Nakshatra Male

Matching stars for Ayiliyam Nakshatram born boy as per Kerala/Malayalam jyothisham is given below. It must be noted that the matching star is for male born in Ayiliyam Nakshatram only. It is not for female born in the star.
Matching Star for Ayiliyam Nakshatra Male are:
Ashwathly, Bharani, Karthika ¾ , Tiruvathira, Pooyam, Makam, Pooram, Uthram, Atham, Chithira, Chothi, Vishakam, Anizham, Triketta, Uthradam ¾ ,  Thiruonam and Avittam first quarter – born girls are suitable for Ayiliyam born male.

Mrigasira Nakshatra date and time 2016 – Murg or Mrigshirsha Birth Star dates and time in 2016

Mrigasira Nakshatra 2016 dates and time based on traditional Hindu calendar, Astrology and Panchangam. Mrigasira Birth Star, also read as Mrigshirsha or Murg, is the fifth Nakshatra among the 27 Nakshatras. Below are Mrigasira Nakshatra dates in 2016. The astrological prediction of Mrug Nakshatra as per Moon Sign is that of Vrishaba Rashi and Mithuna Raasi. As per Hindu astrology birth star Mrigasira Nakshatra, falls under Vrishabha Rashi or Taurus Zodiac and also Mithuna Raasi or Gemini Zodiac. The first half of Mrigasira is in Vrishaba Rashi and the next half is in Mithuna Rashi. Mangal is the Lord of the first half and Mercury or Budha is the lord the next half. The lucky color of Mrigshirsha is silver grey.
Mrigasira Nakshatra 2016 date and time
January 21, 2016 Time is from 8:55 PM on January 20 to 8:17 PM on January 21
February 17, 2016 Time is from 2:31 AM on February 17 to 2:14 AM on February 18
March 16, 2016 Time is from 8:19 AM on March 15 to 7:47 AM on March 16, 2016
April…

Paripadal – Tamil Songs Dedicated to Bhagvan Vishnu and Muruga

Paripadal is a Tamil text believed to have been written during the Sangam Age and is dedicated to Bhagvan Srihari Vishnu and Muruga. The text gets the name from the Paripaadal meter used to write the songs. There are 8 songs dedicated to Bhagvan Vishnu, 31 are dedicated to Muruga, one to Varuna, 26 to Vaigai and four to Madurai city.
Paripadal is not written by a single person. Numerous people composed the poems. At the end of each verse, the name of the poet who wrote the verse, the name of the person who set it to tune and the raga in which it has to be sung are mentioned.
The verses mainly glorify the deities. It also gives key information and relevance of the subject matter during the Sangam Era.  The Hindu explains the verses dedicated to Vishnu here.
The verses on Vishnu say that He is the heat of the fire; the fragrance of the flowers; the truth in words; the embodiment of love; the light in a flame; the coolness of the moon. Vishnu is all of these, says the Paripadal, elaborat…

Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 27, 2015 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, April 27, 2015 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon till 10:01 PM on April 27. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.
How is April 27, 2015 as per Hindu Panchang? – Is neither good nor bad.
Nakshatra – Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatra till 8:10 PM on April 27. Then onward it is Magha or Makam Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 8:10 PM. Then onward it is Simha Rashi.
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sita Navami
Kali Yuga Year – 5117
Vikram Samvant 2072 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Prades…

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