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Story of Varalakshmi Vratam – Varamahalakshmi Vrat Katha

Varalakshmi Vratam is a popular ritual observed by married women in South India and Maharashtra. Pujas and prayers are offered to Goddess Lakshmi – the goddess of wealth and prosperity on the day. There a couple of popular stories associated with Varalakshmi Vratam. The most important among them are story of Charumati and that of Shyamabala.
Story of Charumati and Varamahalakshmi According to Skanda Purana, once Goddess Parvati asked Lord Shiva about a vrata that will be beneficial to women. Lord Shiva then mentioned the importance of Varalakshmi Vrata, which is most beneficial Vrata for women.
To illustrate the importance of the Varamahalakshmi Vrat, Lord Shiva narrated the story of Charumati. Pleased with Charumati’s devotion to her husband and family, Goddess Lakshmi appeared in her dream and asked her to perform the Varalakshmi Vratha. She explained to her the procedures of the Vrata.
The pious Charumati invited all her neighbors, friends and relatives and performed the Varalaksh…

Tulsidas Jayanti 2018 Date - Birth Anniversary of Goswami Tulsidas

Tulsidas Jayanti celebrates the birthday of Goswami Tulsidas who is the author of the Ramcharitmanas. Goswami Tulsidas Jayanti 2018 date is August 17. The original Valmiki Ramayana in Sanskrit was only understood by scholars and it was Tulisdas’s Ram-charit-manas in Hindi that popularized the epic in Hindi heartland in India. Ramcharitmanas was written by Tulsidas in Awadhi, a dialect of Hindi.
When is it Observed? Tulsidas Jayanti is observed seven days after Shravan Amavasi as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in North India. Shravan Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Sawan month.
Miracles in the life of Tulsidas The life of Tulsidas is noted for numerous miracles, which includes his meeting with Lord Hanuman and the subsequent darshan of Lord Ram with the help of Hanuman. It is widely believed that Lord Hanuman helped Tulsidas in composing the Ramcharitmanas. There are also people who believe that he is an incarnation of S…

Our burdens grow lighter as we are exposed to the truth

Passion, aversion and delusion kills a human being innumerable times.

The light of truth is indescribable. It sweeps, cleans, and clears all forms of ignorance.

Our burdens grow lighter as we are exposed to the truth.

Uncontrolled desires convert us to worms that live in filth and are happy to stay and die in the filth.

Gaining control over desire and mental wandering is true success.

Attachments only brings suffering and stress.

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Hindu Calendar Today – July 29, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Saturday, July 29, 2017 – Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon inHindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 9:23 AM on July 29.Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 10:03 AM on July 30.All time based on India Standard Time.
How is July 29, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – Good and auspicious time on the entire day. Nakshatra – Hasta or Hastam or Atham Nakshatra till 9:00 AM on July 29. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithira or Chithirai Nakshatram till 10:19 AM on July 30.
In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Hasta or Hastam or Atham Nakshatra till 4:41 AM on July 29. Chitra or Chithira or Chithirai Nakshatram till 7:23 AM on July 30.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi till 9:39 PM on July 29. Then onward it is Tula Rashi till 7:44 …