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Hanuman Yantra – Importance and Benefits

Hanuman Yantra is associated with God Hanuman. The important benefits include good health and prosperity. Yantra is a visible form of a personal deity and it is also a visual form of mantras. The importance of Hanuman Yantra springs from the fact that constant meditation and prayers before Hanuman Yantra has helped many people in overcoming health related problems.
The Yantra also helps in achieving good physical strength. Worship of it also helps in removing various sexual disorders.
Worship of Hanuman Yantra also helps in alleviating various types of fear like fear of darkness and fear of ghosts.

Importance of Mohini Ekadasi

Mohini Ekadashi occurs during the waxing phase of moon in the month of Vaisakha (April – May). The greatness of this Ekadasi was explained by Vasistha to Lord Ram; also Lord Krishna narrated it to Yudishitira, the eldest of the Pandavas. In 2018, the date of Mohini Ekadasi is April 26.
Sage Vasishta talks about this Ekadasi to Lord Ram who approaches the Sage with a heavy heart after his separation from Sita. Sage Vasishta suggests to Lord Ram he will be able to over the sadness and remorse by observing Mohini Ekadasi. As it will help him to overcome ignorance and distress created by Maya. The sage also says that the Ekadasi helps in removing the burden of sins.
It is said that the fasting on Mohini Ekadasi is better than bathing in holy in rivers and performing sacrifices.

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Telugu Phalgun Masa in 2018 – Falguna Month in Traditional Calendar in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in 2018

Phalgun Month, or Falguna Masa, is the 12th month in a traditional Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Phalgun Masa in 2018 begins on February 16 and ends on March 17, 2018. Phalguna Masam is the last month in traditional Telugu Hindu Calendar. Some of the important festivals and auspicious days include Amalaki Ekadasi, Holi Festival, and Papamochini Ekadasi.
Sankatahara Chavithi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on March 5 – Moonrise is at 9:39 PM – Indian standard time.
Phalgun Masa 2018 Shukla and Krishna Paksha Phalgun Masa 2018 Shukla Paksha or bright phase of moon in Telugu Calendar is from February 16 to March 1.Phalgun Masa 2018 Krishna Paksha or dark phase of moon in Telugu Calendar is from March 2 to March 13, 2018.Phalgun Masa Ekadasi
Amalaki Ekadasi – Feb 26
Papamochini Ekadasi – March 13
Phalgun Masa Pradosh Pradosh – February 27
Pradosh - March 14

Poornima in Phalguna Masa 2018 Falgun Purnima or Full moon day isMarch 1, 2018. The Purnima begins at 8:57 AM…

Tvam Eva Mata Prayer with Meaning

Tvam-Eva Mata Ca Pita Tvam-Eva |
Tvam-Eva Bandhush-Ca Sakhaa Tvam-Eva | Tvam-Eva Viidya Dravinnam Tvam-Eva | Tvam-Eva Sarvam Mama Deva Deva ||
You Truly are my Mother And You Truly are my Father. You Truly are my Relative And You Truly are my Friend. You Truly are my Knowledge and You Truly are my Wealth. You Truly are my All, My God of Gods.

Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 22, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on February 22, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the 12th day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the 12th day during the waxing phase of moon till 11:28 PM on February 22. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the 13th day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 9:55 PM on February 22. Then onward it is Pushya or Pooyam Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rasi till 3:21 PM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi.
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Til Dwadasi. Bhishma Dwadasi
Magh Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the 12th day during the waxing phase of moonin Magh month calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.
Magh Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajastha…