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Watch Thrissur Pooram 2013 Live Online on April 21

There is no news about any official website on the internet providing live telecast and webcasting of Thrissur Pooram 2013. But most of television channels in Kerala will be telecasting live the Thrissur Pooram on April 21, 2013. Referred as the Mother of all Poorams, Thrissur Pooram is annually observed in the Malayalam month of Medam (April – May). Poorams are festivals held in Hindu temples in Kerala and the highlights being caparisoned elephants and Panchavadyam – a classical performance of five musical instruments (know more about Thrissur Pooram in this article)
Television Channels Which might Show Pooram Live Online
You can watch Asianet News live here. This channel usually shows Thrissur Pooram live.
Indiavisionlive is one website which has a dedicated website with live streaming of Kerala news. They will be in all probability relaying the live telecast or at least the important events of Thrissur Pooram live. You can also check this link to watch Indiavision live.

Gulf Lunar Eclipse April 25, 2013 Time – Chandra Grahan in Kuwait – Oman – Qatar – Bahrain - Saudi Arabia

Lunar Eclipse, Chandra Grahan, taking place on April 25 – 26, 2013 is a Partial Lunar Eclipse in Gulf countries Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, UAE, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. The Chandra Grahanam is partial and time is from night on April 25 to April 26 midnight. The time lunar eclipse is visible is from night to midnight. Here are the eclipse times in important cities like Al-Manamah, Riyadh, Doha, Kuwait City, Dubai and Muscat.
Time - The time as per NASA in Gulf region is from 10:54 PM on April 25 to 11:21 PM on April 25.
In UAE and Oman the time is from 11:54 PM on April 25 to 12:21 AM on April 26.
Bahrain Lunar Eclipse or Chandra Grahan Time on April 25, 2013 in Al-Manamah – local time Partial Lunar Eclipse begins at 10:54 PM on April 25, 2013 Eclipse ends at 11:21 PM on April 25
UAE Lunar Eclipse or Chandra Grahan Time on April 25, 2013in Dubai – local time Lunar Eclipse begins at 11:54 PM on April 25, 2013 Eclipse ends at 12:21 AM on April 26, 2013
Qatar Lunar Eclipse or Chandra Grahan Tim…

Vishu Photos – High Quality Images of Vishu Festival in Kerala

Vishu Photos provided by Malayalam newspaper Mathurbhoomi brings back nostalgic memories of Vishu festival observed in Kerala and by Malayalis around the world. Some of the highly quality images are several years old and takes us back to the old days.
Vishu is observed on the first day of Malayalam Month Medam. It falls on April 14 and it is the zodiac New Year in Kerala.
Vishukani, Vishukaineetam and special delicacies makes the day memorable.
You can view the images of Vishu here at Mathrubhoomi

Bhagavad Gita Chapter 16 Teachings

Fearlessness, purity of heart, steadfastness in the Yoga of Knowledge, charity, control of senses, sacrifice, study of the Shastras and straightforwardness….
Harmlessness, truth, absence of anger, renunciation, peacefulness, absence of crookedness, compassion to beings, non-covetousness, gentleness, modesty, absence of fickle mindedness
Vigor, forgiveness, fortitude, purity, absence of hatred, absence of pride – these are the qualities that one should possess to become perfect. (16. 1 – 3)

Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 13, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on April 13, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi orthe third day during the waxing phase of moon inHindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the light phase of the moon till 5:38 PM. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Bharani Nakshatra till 12:05 AM. Then onward it is Krittika or Karthigai Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rasi till 6:38 AM. Then onward it is Vrishabha Rashi.
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Chaitra Navratri third dayGangaur TeejSaubhagya Sundari Teej
Kali Yuga Year - 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Tritiyaor the third day during the light phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu an…