--> Skip to main content


Showing posts from May 9, 2018

Gangaikonda Cholapuram Temple Timings – Information on Gangaikonda Cholapuram in Tamil Nadu

Gangaikonda Cholapuram temple is located at Ariyalur District in Tamil Nadu. The shrine is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The main sanctum sanctorum at the Gangaikonda Cholapuram Temple consists of huge Shivling. The height of the Shivling is thirteen feet (3.90 meters). It is believed to be the biggest in all the Shiva temples in South India. Shiva is worshipped here as Gangaikondacholishwara. Gangaikonda Cholapuram Temple Timings Morning Darshan Time 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM Evening Darshan Time 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM About the Temple Mother Goddess Parvati is worshipped here as Brihanayaki and her sanctum is located to the northern side of the main sanctum sanctorum. There is a separate shrine to Chandesha. Subsidiary shrines are dedicated to Surya. There are beautiful figures in the niches of the sanctum. These figures are of dancing Ganesha, Ardhanarishwara, Harihara, Nataraja, Gangadhara, Lingodbhavamurti, Vishnu and his consorts, Kartikeya, Kalantaka Shiva,

Kamadhenu Pooja Procedure – Vidhanam - How to Perform Worship of Cow?

Kamadhenu Pooja is dedicated to the Holy Cow Kamadhenu, she is the mother of all cows on earth. She is equated with mother earth as she nourishes and feeds all living beigns on earth. Here is a simple procedure to perform worship of cow. Vidhi or Vidhanam is the term used to describe how to perform or procedure. Kamdhenu is also known as Surabhi and Nandini. The word ‘Kam’ in the name indicates she has the power to fulfill all the wishes of her devotees. All gods and goddesses in Hindu pantheon reside in the body of Kamdhenu. Kamadhenu Pooja Mantra Om Sarvadevamaye devi lokanam shubandini Matru Mama Bhishitam Safalam Kuru Nandini ॐ   सर्वदेवमये   देवि   लोकानां   शुभनन्दिनि। मातृ - ममा - भिषितं   सफलं   कुरु   नन्दिनि॥ How to Perform Kamadhenu Puja? The puja should be performed in the afternoon facing north. Lamp should be lit using ghee mixed with haldi (turmeric). Fragrant dhoop should be used. Tilak should be drawn using kesar. Marigold or ghenda f

Bajrang Baan – Importance and Power of Bajrang Baan – How to Chant?

Bajrang Baan is a devotional song composed by Sant Tulsidas. The bhajan is of great importance to Hanuman devotees. It is believed that the power in Bajrang Baan can miraculously provide a person with the much needed mental and physical strength to face challenges of life. When the mantra is chanted with piety and devotion, the power Hanuman enters the body of a person. Such a person will be blessed with physical strength and the mind will not be swayed by external forces. Benfits and Power of Bajrang Baan As per Tantra followers, Bajrang Baan is like Ram Baan. It can help in overcoming various diseases affecting the human body. It is also ideal for people who are suffering due to the fear of ghosts in homes. It helps in curing various mental problems. It is also good solution against evil eye. Helpful for those suffering from sleep disorders. Chant it while traveling alone during night. Those suffering from Mangala and Shani Dosh will find relief. How to