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Auspicious date for Havan in January 2015 – Good date for Havan in January 2015

Havan is conducted for peace, good health and prosperity in Hindu religion. Auspicious dates are looked for conducting havan in home, office, shop etc. Here are the good dates for Havan in January 2015. The dates and time are based on Hindu calendar and Panchang 2015.
Auspicious date for Havan in January 2015
January 2, 2015 January 3 January 5 January 7 January 9 January 10 January 11 January 12 good after 2:00 PM January 13 January 14 January 21 January 24, 2015 January 25 January 26 January 27 good after 11:00 AM January 29 good after 12:00 PM
Bad dates or dates that should be avoided for Havan in January 2015 are – January 1, 6, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 28 and January 31.

Yadagirigutta Temple Timings – Yadagirigutta Narasimha Swami Temple Opening and Closing Time

YadagiriguttaTemple is dedicated to the Narasimha Avatar of Bhagvan Vishnu. The detail temple timings is given below. Please note that the opening and closing time in the temple will be extended during festivals and rituals. The time will be shortened when there is eclipse or grahan.
YadagiriguttaTemple Timings
Morning hours – 4:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Suprabhatam – 4:00 AM to 4:30 AM Binde Theertam - 4:30 AM to 5:00 AM Bala Bogam – 5:00 AM to 5:30 AM Nijabhishekam – 5:30 AM to 6:30 AM Darshan without break from 7:15 AM to 11:30 AM Bogamu – 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM Darshan without break from – 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Evening hours – 4:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Special Darshan – 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Darshan without break from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Aradhana – 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM Archana – 7:30 PM to 8:15 PM Darshan without break – 8:15 PM to 9:00 PM Naivaidya 9:00 PM to 9:30 PM Shayanotsavam 9:30 PM to 9:45 PM Temple closes 9:45 PM

Goddess Indira Lakshmi – About Indiralakshmi

Goddess Indira Lakshmi is one of the manifestations of Hindu Goddess Lakshmi, the goddess of peace, prosperity and wealth. Goddess Indiralakshmi is always depicted as having two hands. In fact the name is exclusively used to refer to the goddess when she has two hands.
It must be noted here that Goddess Lakshmi is usually depicted with four arms.
But when she appears in the normal human form she has two hands and is known as Indiralakshmi.
This form of the Goddess resides among devotees and provides them with peace and prosperity. She resides in places which are clean.
Indiralakshmi means the all powerful one and also one whose splendor is beyond description. This form of Goddess is also known as Samanyalakshmi.

Vyatipata Yoga April 2016 Date and Time

Vyatipata Yoga, also known as Vyatipat Yog, is an inauspicious period in Tithi or day as per Hindu calendar and Panchang. It is bad for new beginnings etc. In April 2016 there is Vyatipata Yoga date and time – from 4:34 PM on April 23 to 4:49 AM on April 24. All good activities are avoided during the period. The time period of Vyatipat is known as a period of calamity.
The popular belief is that things performed during the period will face reversals.
Those people who were born during the Vyatipata Yoga period might face difficulties in life as per Hindu astrology. The solution is to offer prayers to Ganesha.

Photographs of Reclusive Hindu Holy Men

Sadhus, or Sanyasis, are Hindu holy men who have shunned the comforts of home and society. They lead solitary life and appear in public during festivals like Kumbha Mela. German banker and photographer Mario Gerth had always cherished the dream of taking photos of these reclusive holy men. Daily Mail UK has published the photographs.
It must be noted here that the real Sadhus are very hard to meet and they never interact with public. They rarely appear for participating in religious functions. These photographs might be of Sadhus who roams around India – this is a different class of Sadhus.
You can view the photographs here at Daily Mail UK

Words Worth Thinking Over – Swami Vivekananda

The mind cannot be easily conquered. Minds that rise into waves at the approach of every little thing at the slightest provocation or danger, in what a state they must be! What to talk of greatness or spirituality, when these changes come over the mind? This unstable condition of the mind must be changed.
We must ask ourselves how far we can be acted upon by the external world, and how far we can stand on our own feet, in spite of all the forces outside us. When we have succeeded in preventing all the forces in the world from throwing us off our balance, then alone we have attained to freedom, and not before. That is salvation. It is here and nowhere else; it is this moment.
Analyze yourselves and you will find that every blow you have received, came to you because you prepared yourselves for it. You did half, and the external world did the other half: that is how the blow came. That will sober us down. At the same time, from this very analysis will come a note of hope, and the not…