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Gulabpuri Maharaj Punyatithi at Ner Pinglai near Amravati in Maharashtra

Gulabpuri Maharaj Punyatithi is annually observed in Phalgun month. It is the death anniversary of Gulabpuri Maharaj. The day is of significance at Ner Pinglai near Amravati in Maharashtra. Gulabpuri Maharaj Punyatithi 2018 date is February 26.
Gulabpuri Maharaj spread the teachings of love and ahimsa. His teaching echoed the words of the great Bhakti saints of Maharashtra.
Hundreds of people participate in the prayer meet organized on the occasion at the Gulabpuri Maharaj temple at Ner Pinglai near Amravati.

Gulabpuri Maharaj Punyatithi at Ner Pinglai is annually held on Phalgun Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the 11th day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalgun month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.

Goddess Bhuvaneshwari

In Hinduism, Goddess Bhuvaneshwari is one of the Dasa Maha Vidyas or 10 Mahavidyas and is an incarnation of Goddess Shakti. She is the fourth Maha Vidyas. Bhuvanesvari means the queen or ruler of the universe, the realm of being. She is the Divine Mother as the queen of all the worlds. The whole universe is her body and all beings are ornaments on Her infinite being. She carries all the worlds as a flowering of Her own Self's nature.
In the Vedas she is known as Aditi, the infinite or the indivisible Mother, the great origin and cosmic womb, who is space. Hence she is the Mother of the Sun. She creates space within our own consciousness to give birth to the Divine nature within us. She is the cosmos personified as a Goddess.
Worship of Her promotes a cosmic vision and free us from the narrowness of opinion and belief. She helps us to go beyond all identifications with creed, class, race, sex, nation and religion. She leads us to a universal understanding.
Goddess Bhuvaneshwari i…

On the Imperishable and Supreme – God in Hinduism from Hindu Scriptures

Unintelligent men, who do not know Me perfectly, think that I, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Krishna, was impersonal before and have now assumed this personality. Due to their small knowledge, they do not know My higher nature, which is imperishable and supreme. — Bhagavad-Gita 7.24
I envy no one, nor am I partial to anyone. I am equal to all. But whoever renders service unto Me in devotion is a friend, is in Me, and I am also a friend to him. — Bhagavad Gita 9.29
Even if it were possible to count the atoms after smashing the earth into powder, still it would not be possible to estimate the unfathomable transcendental qualities of the Lord. — Srila Prabhupada, Bhagavatam, 1.16.26-30
The Supreme Lord has nothing to do, and no one is found to be equal to or greater than Him, for everything is done naturally and systematically by His multifarious energies. — Svetashvatara Upanishad 6.8
That supreme abode of Mine is not illumined by the sun or moon, nor by fire.Those who reach it n…

Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 8, 2015 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, February 8, 2015 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon till 12:14 PM on February 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the dark phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.
Nakshatra – Uttara Phalguni or Uthiram Nakshatra till 6:24 AM. Then onward it is Hasta or Atham or Hastam Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi.
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Kali Yuga Year – 5116
Vikram Samvant 2071 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.
Jayanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1936 – Magh K…