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Dhanvantari Stotram in Tamil in pdf - Dhanvantari Stotram Lyrics in Tamil

Dhanvantari is to be the Hindu God of Medicine or Ayurveda. He is also a manifestation of Hindu God Vishnu. Below is the Dhanvantari Stotram lyrics in Tamil in pdf. Chanting the prayer is considered highly meritorious. It is chanted especially during the morning hours.
LinkDhanvantari Stotram in Tamil

The file is provided by Sundar Kidambi of Prapatti . com

Govindashtakam in Telugu in pdf – Govinda Ashtakam Lyrics in Telugu

Govindashtakam is dedicated to Bhagavan Sri Krishna. The prayer sings the glory of Krishna. Below is the link to Govinda Ashtakam lyrics in Telugu in pdf format. The prayer is chanted for blessings from Krishna. Those couples who are looking to have a child also chant it. It was composed by Adi Shankracharya.

The pdf document is credited to Prapatti.
LinkGovindashtakam in Telugu in pdf

Madhushravani Tritiya 2017 date – Madhushravani Puja and Vrata

Madhushravani, or Madhushrava Tritiya, is observed in Mithilanchal region in North India – parts of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. Madhushrava Tritiya 2017 date is July 26. Newly married women observe special rituals during the period for a happy life. In some regions the ritual is observed for 13 days and is known as Madhushravani period.

The main ritual is observed on the third day of the Shukla Paksha, or waxing phase of moon, in Shravan month as per traditional calendar followed in North India. In some regions the ritual begins on the Panchami day or the fifth day during the Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) of Shravan month (July 14, 2017) and continues for 13 days and the ritual ends on Madhushrava Tritiya day.

Newly married women return to their parent’s home during the period and food is send daily during the period from her husband’s home.

Pujas and rituals during the period are dedicated to Goddess Parvati (Gauri), Surya, Chandra, Navagrahas, Nag Devtas and Go…

Religion is not the acceptance of academic abstractions or the celebration of ceremonies, but a kind of life or experience – Dr S Radhakrishnan

The Hindu attitude to religion is interesting. While fixed intellectual beliefs mark off one religion from another, Hinduism sets itself no limits. Intellect is subordinated to intuition, dogma to experience, and outer expression to inward realization.
Religion is not the acceptance of academic abstractions or the celebration of ceremonies, but a kind of life or experience. It is insight into the nature of reality, or experience of reality. This experience is not an emotional thrill, or a subjective fancy, but is the response of the whole personality, the integrated self to the central reality.
Religious experience is of a self-certifying character. It is Svatasiddha. It carries its own credentials.
The chief sacred scriptures of the Hindus, the Vedas, register the intuitions of the perfected souls. They are not so much dogmatic dicta as transcripts from life. They record the spiritual experiences of souls strongly endowed with the sense of reality. They are held to be authoritativ…

Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 15, 2015 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, August 15, 2015 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon till 8:43 PM on August 15. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.
How is August 15, 2015 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is an average day.
Nakshatra – Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatra till 1:28 AM on August 15. Then onward it is Magha or Makam Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 1:28 AM. Then onward it is Simha Rashi.
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Shravan month begins in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. 
Kali Yuga Year – 5117
Vikram Samvant 2072 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Shravan month in North India - Delhi, …

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