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Teertodhbhava at Talacauvery in Kodagu – Emergence of Holy Water from Brahmakundike Source of Kaveri River in Coorg

Teertodhbhava is a unique annual spectacle that happens on the foot hills of Brahmagiri Hills at Talacauvery in Coorg (Kodagu) in Karnataka. Annually holy water gushes from Brahmakundike, a small concave shape hole, on the Brahmagiri Hills at Talacauvery in Kodagu. Brahmakundike is the source of KaveriRiver. Teertodhbhava 2017 date is October 17.
Devotees can take holy dip in a pond that is located at Brahmakundike. The holy event also marks the beginning of the month long Kaveri Jatra. Thousands of devotees tonsure their head and take holy dip in the pond.
As part of the Kaveri Jatra, people perform holy dip at Triveni Sangama, confluence of the three rivers — Cauvery, Kannike and Sujyoti — and offer prayers at the Bhagandeshwara temple.
Thousands of people reach Talacauvery to take a dip at the pond near Brahmakundike.
Talacauvery is located around 8 km from Bhagamandala town.

Tula Sankramana 2017 date – Kaveri Tula Sankramana

Tula Sankramana is of great importance at the origin of KaveriRiver near Kodagu in Karnataka. Tula Sankramana 2017 date is October 17. Time is at 2:37 AM on Oct 18. Kaveri Tula Sankramana day is famous for Teertodhbhava. It is a unique annual spectacle that happens on the foot hills of Brahmagiri Hills at Talacauvery in Coorg (Kodagu) in Karnataka. On the day holy water gushes from Brahmakundike, a small concave shape hole, on the Brahmagiri Hills at Talacauvery in Kodagu. Brahmakundike is the source of KaveriRiver. 
Devotees can take holy dip in a pond that is located at Brahmakundike. The holy event also marks the beginning of the month long Kaveri Jatra. Thousands of devotees tonsure their head and take holy dip in the pond.
As part of the Kaveri Jatra, people perform holy dip at Triveni Sangama, confluence of the three rivers — Cauvery, Kannike and Sujyoti — and offer prayers at the Bhagandeshwara temple.
Talacauvery is located around 8 km from Bhagamandala town.
On the day speci…

Karwa Chauth 2017 date - Karva Chauth 2017 Vrat and Fasting

Karva Chauth is an annual Hindu fasting undertaken by women in northern and western parts of India on the fourth day of Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) in Kartik Month, as per North Indian Hindu lunar calendar. Karva Chauth 2017 date is October 8, Sunday. Time of moon rise on October 8 is between 8:30 PM and 9:05 PM in various parts of India. Karva Choth in 2017 in Canada, USA, United Kingdom and Europe it is marked on October 8. In Australia, Singapore and other regions it is marked on October 8. Karwa Chouth Vrat is observed by women for a happy and prosperous married life and for the well being of the husband and is one of the most popular Hindu fast and ritual.

Karva Chauth is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. It is believed that Goddess Parvathi had observed severe penance to get Lord Shiva as her husband. Women emulate the fasting practice observed by Goddess Parvati for her husband Lord Shiva.
On the Karva Chauth day after an early morning bath married women e…

Maturity means taking responsibility for our actions

A mature person will never pull another person down for narrow motives and selfish reasons.

Maturity means taking responsibility for our actions.

Qualities of a mature person are willingness to learn, being flexible, change and adapt and readiness to accept differences and viewpoints of others.

A mature person knows when to keep quiet during an argument.

Maturity means we do not indulge in comparison – we are at peace with what we are.

Maturity is accepting people as they are.

Finally, the true quality of mature person is that he does not look for happiness outside.

Abhilash
www.hindu-blog.com

Today’s Hindu Calendar – October 16, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, October 16, 2016 (Today) – Purnima Tithi or the full moon day inHindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day till 9:47 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.
How is October 16, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good day. Nakshatra – Revati Nakshatra till 12:10 PM on October 16. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.
In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Revati Nakshatra till 11:14 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 12:10 PM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.
In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Meena Rashi till 11:14 AM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Valmiki JayantiPurnima – Full moon da…