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Showing posts from June 16, 2011

Book and Film on Mundeshwari Mandir – One of the Oldest Surviving Hindu Temples in World

Mundeshwari Bhawani temple, located in Kaimur District in Bihar, belongs to the Gupta Period. It is believed to have been built in 343 AD and is believed to be the oldest surviving HinduTemple in the world. A book titled - Mundeshwari Mandir: The oldest recorded temple in the country – was released in March 2011. Now the Bihar State Religious Trust Board is planning to make film on the temple.
Times of India reports
According to administrator, BSRTB Acharya Kishore Kunal the film will depict the historical characters of Sher Shah, the afghan ruler of Bihar, Mahakavi Banabhatta, Mahasamanta Udayasena, Kulapati Bhagudalan, Dandanayaka Gomibhatta, generals of that time and other characters who were witness to the developments at this temple, known for its divine powers.

The film on this 1,652 year old temple will beautifully depict its architectural features specially its octagonal construction on shree yantra which is unparalleled and is not found elsewhere in India or abroad, said the ad…

Parashurama Ashtami – Parashuramashtami

Parashuram Ashtami, also written as Parashuramashtami, is dedicated to the Parashurama incarnation of Vishnu. It is observed in the Ashada month (June – July). Parashurama Ashtami 2018 date is July 20. The day is of importance to the Marwari community.

BhuvanesvaraTemple in SutlejValley in Himalayas observe special rituals on the day.

Parashurama Ashtami is observed on the eighth or Ashtami day during the Shukla Paksha or waxing phase of moon in Ashad month as per traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India.

Vedas Quotes

Creation is the image of the creator. (Rig Veda)

Let your creative soul radiate streams of rays for new forms. (Rig Veda)

All awakening in the world is only manifestation of your supreme intellectual power. (Yajur Veda)

Those who love and keep peace, preserve the forces of nature – physical, mental and spiritual – within themselves. (Atharva Veda)

He alone is befriended by the gods who keeps awake in all his noble deeds. God assures him success. (Yajur Veda)