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Dhanurmas 2022 – 2023 - Dhanur Month - Importance of Dhanurmasam – The Holiness of Dhanur Masam

Dhanurmasa, Dhanur Month, which falls from mid December to mid January is considered as Shooonya Masam or Kharmas. Dhanurmas 2023 - 2023 begins on December 16, 2022 and ends on January 14, 2023. Dhanur Masam is considered inauspicious in some regions. Only prayers and godly functions are performed during the period. The importance of Dhanurmasam is mentioned in the Dhanurmasa Mahatmya of Pancharatra Agama, Agneya Purana and also in a scripture called Smriti Muktavali. Dhanur Mas is basically the period the sun shifts from the Dhanu rashi to Makar rashi and it ends on the Makar Sankranti. Worship of Lord Vishnu during the morning hours in Dhanurmasam is considered highly auspicious. Vishnu Sahasranama is chanted during the period. Other important mantras chanted are those dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi. The most popular offering made to Lord Vishnu in the month is Moong dal. There is a belief that worshiping Lord Vishnu on a single day during Dhanurmasam is equal t

Power of Concentration

To be our best when we are working we need to make use of the power of mental concentration. An intentional use of attention to anything we are doing will help us achieve success. When the whole of the attention is given to a work in hand, we will be able to achieve success easily. Today we do not give our whole attention to a single work and due to this, we see mediocre results. When we are able to make full use of the power of concentration we can eliminate distraction, diversion, remission and numerous other aspects that are hostile to progress. To achieve concentration we need to do things that we like most. Haven’t we noticed that whatever we have a strong liking for, we learn with ease. We excel in it. We forget about our surroundings and we have complete focus on it. When work is pleasure, the entire focus of the mind and intellect is gained. This is the reason why we should find a job where our heart lies. When we are in a job of not of our liking or interest t

Durlabh Sandhi Kar Yog 2021

Durlabh sandhi kar yog ( दुर्लभ संधिकर योग ) is a very rare yog (auspicious short period of time) in a Hindu calendar and panchang. It is believed that actions and auspicious events performed during the time period of Durlabh sandhikar yog will be successful. दुर्लभ   संधिकर   योग  May 2021 from 4:57 PM on May 5 to before sunrise on May 6 दुर्लभ संधिकर योग September 2021 11:49 AM on September 1 to before sunrise on September 2 There are no Durlabh Sandhikar Yoga in January, February, March, April, June, July, August, October, November and December 2021. 

19 December 2020 Tithi - Panchang - Hindu Calendar - Good Time - Nakshatra – Rashi

Tithi in Panchang – Hindu Calendar on Saturday, 19 December 2020 – Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 5:11 PM on December 19. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 5:36 PM on December 20. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India. All time based on India Standard Time.  Good – Auspicious time on December 19, 2020 as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.  Nakshatra  – Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 10:47 PM on December 19. Then onward it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 11:53 PM on December 20. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.)  In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnat