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Hindu Calendar June 2009 – Desktop Wallpaper on Puri Rath Yatra

This is a Desktop Wallpaper Hindu Calendar for June 2009 with some of the important festivals and auspicious days in June 2009. The festival and fasting dates are based on Indian Standard Time. The theme of the wallpaper is Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra.Click on the image for a larger view and then right click and save the image to your computer (image size is 247 kb)You may also like to readImportant Festivals and Auspicious Days in June 2009

Become a Hindu Priest Irrespective of Caste or Gender from Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Rajasthan Sanskrit University

If you have passed your senior higher secondary exams, then you can become a Hindu Priest by joining the one-year diploma course offered by JagadguruRamanandacharyaRajasthanSanskritUniversity in Rajasthan, India. Traditionally, Hindu priests are males from Brahmin community. This highly commendable new initiative will break the monopoly of Hindu priesthood and take it to other sections of the Hindu society.The fee for the one-year diploma course is Rs 2,500 and admission would begin in July 2009. Classes will commence from August 2009. The classes have been divided into two semesters.The course is designed by the JagadguruRamanandacharyaRajasthanSanskritUniversity and would have theory and practicals as well as audio-visual demonstrations of Hindu religious ceremonies. The theory paper contains lessons in various religious practices required from the time a devout Hindu is born until he/she dies.Anindo Dey Reports in Times of India‘Most priests who perform wedding and other religious …

Mahesh Jayanti – Mahesh Navami

Mahesh Jayanti, or Mahesh Navami, is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is observed by Maheshwari Community. In 2018, the date of Mahesh Jayanti and Mahesh Navami is June 21. The Maheshwaris are a business community and there is a popular legend that it was Lord Shiva who had rescued the ancestors of the community. Maheshwaris are worshippers of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and Mahesh Jayanti is believed to be the day Maheshwari Community was formed.

Legend has it that from a village near Jaipur in Rajasthan more than 50 men had gone on hunting along with the Royal party. The hunters accidentally ventured into an ashram and disturbed the tranquility and peace there. The sages there cursed the hunters and turned them into stone.

The wives of the unfortunate hunters prayed to Lord Shiva for the removal of the curse. Lord Shiva agreed to rescue them provided they stopped hunting and involved in some other vocation like business. The women agreed and all the men were rescued.

The rescued hunt…

Meena Rashi June 2009 predictions – Astrology and Horoscope

Pisces in English Zodiac system is known as Meena Rashi, or Meen Rasi, in Hindu Astrology. People born in Meena Rashi will have a normal month expect for some minor tensions at the workplace. Money matters are on a safe wicket. Avoid negative thinking to stay away from stress and tensions.Professionals will have temporary disruption at workplace. Some colleagues might try to harm the professional gains you have made. You will get some good opportunities to prove your worth. Business people will have a tough period. They might be confused. The apt solution is to take advice from elders or to follow the rules. There will no major financial worries. You might get the possession of some ancestral wealth. Some family related expenses are on the cards. Children might make some demands. Ideal time to invest in realestate.Bachelors will have a tough period. Married couples will have a month filled with love and affection. Those in relationship might get into arguments and there will be some c…

Words of Wisdom from Poems of Mira Bai

Life waxes and wanes imperceptibly,
it does not stay long.
The leaf that has once fallen
does not return to the branch.
Behold the Ocean of Transmigration
with its swift, irresistible tide.We do not get a human life
just for the asking.
Birth in a human body
is the reward for good deeds
in former births.Mira Bai