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Gokuldham Temple Goregaon East | Timings | Importance

Gokuldham Temple at Goregaon East in Mumbai, Maharashtra is dedicated to Bhagavan Sri Krishna and the name of the mandir is Krishna Vatika Devasthan. Detail temple timings is given below.

The main murti worshipped in the temple are that of Bhagavan Sri Krishna and Radha Rani.

The temple has murtis of numerous gods and goddesses in Hinduism.

Tirupati Balaji and Goddess Padmavati shrine in the temple hosts a numerous rituals and festivals based on Tirumala Tirupati Calendar.

Other deities worshipped in the temple are Navgrahas, Goddess Durga, Khatu Shyam, Shirdi Sai Baba, Khatushyam, Shiva and Parvati.

It is a well-maintained and neat temple. It is a good place to find some peace in the crowded and busy city like Mumbai. Gokuldham Temple Timings Morning Darshan time is from 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Evening Darshan time is from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Story – Hanuman Appearing in the Form of Parrot to Help Tulsidas

Tulsidas, the saint poet and author of Ramacharitamanas, had vision, or darshan, of Hanuman at Benaras (Kashi – Varanasi). Tulsidas only wanted one boon from Hanuman that was to have darshan of Bhagavan Sri Ram. To help Tulsidas have darshan of Bhagavan Sri Ram, Hanuman took the form of a parrot. You can read the story below:

Tulsidas was promised darshan of Bhagavan Sri Ram by Hanuman. To have the darshan, Hanuman asked the poet to visit Chitrakoot. However, when Bhagavan appeared before him, the great saint poet was unable to recognize him.

During a fair at Chitrakoot, Acharya Tulsidasji was seated on the riverfront grinding sandalwood. He applied Tilak on the forehead of the devotees who came to the riverfront to worship and take holy dip.

Bhagavan Sri Ram approached Tulsidas in the form of a young boy. The poet applied tilak on the forehead of the boy but did not recognize it was Bhagavan.

The boy then takes some sandalwood paste and applies on the Tusidas’s forehead.

Hanuman who…

Vrischika Rashi 2018 Predictions – How will be year 2018 for Vrischika Rashi?

Vrischika Rashi born people will face personal problems and relationship issues in 2018. February, April, August, September and December are good months. January, June, October and November are bad months. March, May and July will be stagnant or both good and bad. Vrischika Rashi 2018 predictions are based on moon sign followed in Hindu astrology and horoscope. Career If you are constantly in fear of job loss, then it will not happen this year. But for those who are overconfident, there will be some ugly surprises in 2018.It is a good year to change careers.It is again a good year to take up a job abroad or in a distant place.Your workplace will undergo serious changes.Those who finished studies and are looking for a job will get good opportunities. But there will be hard work and tough situations in the beginning.You will get help in job matters from an unexpected quarter.Avoid trusting other people with your work.Some of you will get opportunity stay at home and go to work.Your rela…

Hanuman Puja for Shani Shanti – Ideal Remedy for Sade Sati

Hanuman Puja is the best option for Shani shanti and the ideal upay (remedy) for Sade Sati. The puja should be performed on all Tuesdays and Saturdays. The puja can be performed by any person suffering in life due to the bad position of Shani Navgrah in their horoscope.
Top ten ways to please Hanuman and escape from the bad effects of Sade Sati. Chant Rama Raksha Stotra in a Hanuman temple.Offer jaggery and channa to Hanuman.Do the japa of the name of Ram – Ram naam jap at home or in a Hanuman temple.Offer food to monkeys and other animals.Wear a mala made using black thread in a Hanuman Temple.Wear a Lal Chandan mala after puja performed on it in a Hanuman Temple.Chant the mantra ‘श्रीहनुमतेनमः’ 108 times using a Rudraksha Mala.Offer sindhoor on the feet of Hanuman and then wear it on the forehead.Make a mala using the leaves of Tulsi and then offer it to Hanuman.Planting fruit bearing trees on Tuesdays and Saturdays is highly beneficial.Earlier Importance of Kadali or Banana in Hindu…

Soorasamharam - Importance - Story of Muruga Soorasamharam Festival and Date in 2017

Soorasamharam date based on Tamil Calendar. Soorasamharam, or Surasamharam, is the penultimate day of Skanda Shasti fasting. Soorasamharam 2017 date is October 25. The popular belief is that Lord Muruga killed Soorapadman with his ‘Vel’ and this divine act is known as Soorasamharam. On the day, devotees celebrate this victory of good over evil and restoration of Dharma. The next day is observed as Thirukalyanam - the divine marriage of Muruga and Devasena.
Story of Soorasamharam According to Skanda Purana, the demons under the leadership of Surapadma, Simhamukha and Tarakasura defeated the Devas and took over the earth. They started harassing the human beings and there was Adharma all around.

Lord Brahma, the demi-gods and humans prayed to Lord Shiva to intervene and to put an end to the demons Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati gave birth to Lord Muruga – the most handsome god and the commander of the Devas.

Lord Muraga then appeared to fight the demons and the fight continued for six …

Man is Never Alone – Mahabharata

You think that I am single and alone, But you are forgetting the supreme truth who dwells within you. Whatever wrong is being performed by you, he sees and notes it all.
Heaven, earth, and sea, sun moon and wind and fire Day, night, the twilights, and the judge of souls The god of justice and the heart itself All see and note the conduct of a man. (Mahabharata)
We think that we are alone in this world. This is a wrong notion. No one can be alone. We all are connected by that Supreme Truth. Whatever we do in this life will reflect in our subsequent life.

Earlier from the Mahabharata

The creator of the world can be seen through the wealth of intelligence and the lamp of the mind. (read more)

Navagunjara – A nine-part Animal in Oriya Mahabharata – Navgunjara (know more)

Hindu Calendar Today – October 25, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 – Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon inHindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 7:09 AM on October 25.Then onward it isShukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 9:17 AM on October 26. All time based on India Standard Time.
How is October 25, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – An average day – neither good nor bad. Nakshatra – Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 7:27 PM on October 25. Then onward it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatram till 10:00 PM on October 26.
In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Mool or Moolam Nakshatram till 8:49 PM on October 25. Then onward it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatram till 11:52 PM on October 26.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 4:35 AM on October 27.
In western parts of India (Mahar…