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Magha Nakashatra Tarabalam – Good Tarabalam for Magha Birth Star Born People

Magha Nakashatra (birth star) born people will have good Tarabalam generally with following Nakshatra born people: Tarabalam is used for looking marriage compatibility, business partnership and other deals. Bharani Nakshatra Rohini Punarvasu Pushyami Aslesha Purvaphalguni Nakshatra, Hasta, Visakha, Anuradha Nakshatra Jyeshta, Purvashada  Sravanam, Purvabhadra, Uttarabhadra, and Revathi Nakshatra Please note that this is only a general list. Please note that in some regions Tarabalam is calculated daily based on the day’s Nakshatra. In such cases the general list should be ignored.

Story of Ghushmeshwar Mahadev Form of Shiva

Ghushmeshwar Mahadev Form of Shiva is worshipped in the famous Shiva Temple in Rajasthan. The story of Ghushmeshwar Mahadev clearly illustrates what unwavering devotion can achieve. Legend has it that once there lived a pious couple name Sudharma and Sudeha. They did not have children for many years. Sudeha then insisted that her husband should marry her sister Ghushma so that they can have children. Ghushma was an ardent devotee of Shiva and she continued with her prayers even after her marriage to Sudharma. To beget children, Ghushma used to make 101 Shivlings of clay and offer prayers daily near a pond. At end of the daily puja she used to dissolve the shivlings in the pond. Soon Ghushma conceived and in due course of time gave birth to a healthy baby. But the nature of Sudeha changed and she was jealous of her sister. She tried all means to hurt her sister and her baby. Ghushma was not bothered about all these activities and she continued with her prayer

Simple Diwali Rangoli – Ideas and Photos of Rangolis

Rangolis are an important aspect of Diwali celebrations. Rangoli adds more color to the colorful Deepavali celebrations. Imaginations run wild when it comes to designing the Rangolis. There are thousands of ways to draw Rangoli. Most people stick to the traditional ideas . But there are many who always opt for something new by using innovative ideas. Here are pictures of a few simple Diwali Rangoli designs. Related Traditional Rangoli Designs Onam Rangoli Designs made using flowers in Kerala

Thandu Mariamman Kovil Coimbatore – Dhandumariamman Temple in Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu

Dhandumariamman Temple in Coimbatore is dedicated to Mother Goddess Amman. Thandu Mariamman Kovil is located at Uppilipalayam locality in Avinashi Road in Coimbatore . Legend has it that a soldier in the army of Tippu Sultan found the murti (idol) of Goddess Thandu Mariamman among neem trees. The story has it that that the soldier then built a small temple and the fame of the murti spread wide and large number of people started visiting the place. The present temple is more than 300 years old. Thandu or Dhandu means the place where soldiers erect their tent during war and other expeditions. As Mariamman was found in a Dhanu she came to be known as Thandu Mariamman or Dhandumariamman. Apart from the murti of Thandu Mariamman in the main sanctum sanctorum, the temple houses murtis of Ganapati, Goddess Durga, Shiva as Dakshinamurti under Kallala Tree, Goddess Lakshmi, Saraswati, Muruga, Gajalakshmi and Mahishasuramardini form of Durga. Goddess Samayapuram Mariamman, Ka

Tarabalam – What is Tarabalam in Hindu Astrology?

Tarabalam is mainly followed in South India , especially in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka and by some communities in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Tarabalam in Hindu astrology is associated with the Nakshatra or the birth stars. It is used to find a good period for an individual for various purposes including marriage. A person born in X Nakshatra can calculate and find out whether performing marriage, buying, selling extra is good in Y Nakshatra. There are totally nine types of Tarabalam's in Hindu Astrology. They are Janma Tara Sampath Tara Vipath Tara Kshema Tara Pratyak Tara Saadhana Tara Nidhana Tara Mitra Tara Parama mitra Tara Sampth Tara, Kshema Tara, Saadhana Tara, Mitra Tara and Parama Mitra Tara are good for all purposes. To Calculate Tarabalam: (Avoid doing it as it is really complicated) Count the number of stars from the birth star or janma nakshatra to the Nakshatra on the muhurtha day and time. The

Monday in Hinduism – Good Things You can do on Monday as Per Hindu Religion

Monday in Hinduism is good for buying clothes, gold, silver, accessories and jewelry. The ruling deity of Monday is Chandra – the moon god. Monday is also dedicated to Shiva. The day is also good for performing marriage. It is a good day for making decisions on all important matters. The day is good for buying property, new house or flat. It is also a good date for making initial payment for new car, scooter, bike, property, flat, land, house and other costly items. Things that are avoided on Monday in Hinduism are hair cutting and manicure. It is also a good day for making the first move regarding a new relationship. Related Somvar Vrat – Monday Fasting Dedicated to Shiva

Ujjain Mahakaleshwar Temple Shivling is Eroding

Shivling worshipped at the famous Ujjain Mahakaleshwar Temple  is one of the Jyotirlingas and is known to be the Shivling that energizes itself. Now the Mahakaleshwar temple administration has raised the issue of the erosion of the Ujjain Mahakaleshwar Shivling worshipped in the main sanctum sanctorum. The shiving at the temple has been eroding for over a decade but no concrete action was taken. Sugar, ghee, milk, curd and water are poured on the Shivling daily. But all these are adulterated. The chemicals in these substances are causing the erosion.  Times of India reports  Mahakaleshwar temple administration has written a letter to commissioner of state archaeology department to send a team of experts to examine reported erosion in treasured stone jyotirlinga at the temple. District collector and temple committee head BM Sharma told newspersons on Saturday that steps needed to prevent the erosion would follow the report and suggestions of experts expected to visit

Eachanari Vinayagar Temple Timings – Opening and Closing Time at CBE Eachanari Vinayagar Temple

Dedicated to Hindu God Ganesha, Eachanari Vinayagar Temple is located on the Coimbatore (CBE) – Pollachi Road . Eachanari Vinayagar Temple Timings is given below in detail. Please note that the opening and closing time of Eachanari Vinayagar Temple at CBE will be extended during festivals and important rituals in the temple. The temple duration will be shortened due closure during grahanam – solar and lunar eclipse. Eachanari Vinayagar Temple Timings The temple is open from 5:00 AM to 10:00 PM without a break. Important Puja Timings at Eachanari Vinayagar Templ e Ganapathy Homam at 6:30 AM Abhishekam or Bathing of main murti is at 7:30 AM Alangaram is at 9:00 AM Important Arati at 12:00 PM Abhishegam at 7:00 PM Taking deity on Golden Chariot at 7:30 PM