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Marapachi Bommai Kolu Dolls during Navratri – Wooden Couple Dolls

Marapachi Dolls are an indispensable part of Navratri Bommai Kolu doll arrangements. Marapachi Bommai literally means wooden toys. Golu or Kolu is the display of dolls during Navratri in South India especially in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and parts of Kerala. In Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, the display is known as Bommala Koluvu. Marapachi wooden dolls are figures that were made for children from dark wood. They were toys for children in ancient days. But today they are confined to the Golu display. Marapachi Dolls are a pair of male and female dolls which forms the most important part of Navarathri Golu arrangements. They are sold as a couple – male and female. The dolls are mostly made of reddish wood. They are finely carved and are available in various sizes. During display, the wooden couple is beautifully adorned with colorful attires and jewellery. Marapachi dolls are a proud possession for many people and are handed down generations. There is also a traditi

Meena Rashi 2023 Predictions – Meen Rashifal 2023 Moon Sign Predictions

As per Meena Rashi 2023 predictions based on moon sign, this rashi born individuals will have a year of severe ups and downs. As per Meena Rashifal 2023, those looking for new job will be dissatisfied. Death in family or someone close to you will come as a shock. January, March, August, and December 2023 are good months. February, May, July and November 2023 are bad months. April, June, September and October 2023 are months neither good nor bad. Career – Some long pending career legal battles will be won. Those looking for new job will find it difficult. There will be sudden reversal in career due to change in management. Finance – There will be extra income in certain months. There will be damage due to property and vehicles. You will be a victim of fraud or cheating. Loans will be approved. You might win lotteries. Some damage due to natural calamities. Health – Chance of accidents are high. You might face a sudden health issue related to bones or veins. Take good care of health as y

Tiliyado Ninnata Tirupatiya Venkata – Sri Kalluri Subbannacharya - Expression Meaning

Sri Kalluri Subbannacharya, alos known as Subbannachar ,  was a great scholar and has written many ‘padams’ in Kannada. He was called Vyasa Vittalankitulu. He attained the perfect grace of Sri Vijayadasa. The potential and scholarly characteristics in his writings were magnificent. The wonderful mystic philosophy of Bhagavan Srinivasa was reflected in his three ‘charanams’ incorporating the ten incarnations of Srihari Vishnu. The ‘padam’ was popular in the hearts of every devotee of Srinivasa. It is usually sung in the ‘Kalyani Raga. ‘The padam’ starts with ‘Tileyado Ninnaata Tirupatiya Venkata…’ The expression ‘Poleva Neerolu’ symbolized Matsyavataram as it denotes Bhagavan’s luster in the water. ‘Geluva moreya’ tells about Kurmavatara. The expression reflects that Bhagavan raised His face. ‘Nelava Noduva’ expresses Varahavataram which tells Bhagavan’s caring attitude for the creation. ‘Suliva Kambhadi’ means that Bhagavan comes out of the pillar in Narasimhavatharam. ‘Eleya Naliyuv

Symbolism Of Water Pot In Hindu Cremation – Carrying Water Pot With Water Falling Around Funeral Pyre

Carrying water pot during cremation is a must for many Hindu communities and this has a deep symbolism. The person designated to light the pyre goes around the pyre of the dead person with water pot on his shoulders. A hole is made in the water pot so that the water flows out and falls around the funeral pyre. Finally, the water pot is dropped hardly backwards and it breaks. This is performed to give the message to the soul of the dead person that it is time to leave the body. The soul needs to end its association with the body. Pot and water in it is mentioned in all Hindu scriptures and this has numerous meaning. Like the pot, the human body will be broken and destroyed one day. The pot has to finally merge in earth. The person will have to finally reach his destination the Supreme Truth. The water falling from the pot while going around the funeral pyre symbolically represents the passing of time. The final breaking of pot and water flowing out completely tells the so

Cutch Tree In Hinduism

In Hinduism, cutch tree is mentioned in Rig Veda and Atharva Veda. The tree is known as katha or kaira in Hindi, karungali in Tamil and khadirah in Sanskrit. The tree is mentioned in the Vedas frequently especially for its hard wood. It is mentioned in Rig Veda III.53.19. In Atharva Veda it is mentioned in III.6.1; V.5.5.; VIII.8.3; and X.6.6.). According to Patanjali, it has a white and hard trunk and small leaves. According to Aitareya Brahmana, yupa or sacrificial post for yajna should be made using the trunk of khadira tree if one wishes to attain heaven. As per Shatapatha Brahmana (III.4.4.9), the tree emerged from the bones of Prajapati. It is mentioned in Ramayana (1.4.2) that the tree was used as yupa or sacrificial post in yajnas. The tree was also found in Panchavati forest (3.15.18). Vayu Purana (74.9) states that the tree is used in Shradh ceremonies. The wood of the tree is also used to prepare sacrificial ladle. The tree is also associated with Navgraha Mangal

Kumbha Rashi 2023 Predictions – Kumbha Rasi 2023 Rashifal Moon Sign Predictions

For people born under Kumbha Rashi, 2023 might face some career problems including forced change of job. As per Kumbha Rashifal 2023, those doing business will have a good year. February, April, August and October 2023 are good months. January, May and December 2023 are bad months. March, June, July, September and November 2023 are stagnant months with no gains or loss. You will win legal issues related to job matters. It is a good year for those looking for new job. There will be promotion but also transfer to a not so desired location. Good year for those looking to get a government job. You might be troubled by colleagues. You might face some financial problems at the end of the year. There will be opportunity make addition to your property with the help of a family member. You might invest in a new vehicle. Marriage matters will be delayed but will be decided and held. Spouse related problems might force you stay away from home. Children will make you proud. Those in a relationship

Breathing Technique Which Feature Uniform Smooth South – Ujjayi Breath

Ujjayi breath or pranayama is a breathing technique characterized by a uniform, smooth sound. It is one of the eight forms of pranayama practiced in hatha yoga. Ujjayi breath involves holding breath inside the lungs after inhalation. In some texts this technique is known as ujjapi. The special feature of this breathing technique is that a hissing sound is produced by partial closure of the glottis while inhaling and exhaling. That may be also the reason for calling it ujjapi. The sound should not come through the nose but only through the throat. It should be a uniform, smooth sound and should be produced throughout the stages of inhalation and exhalation. Assuming a firm sitting posture, such as the adept pose, lotus pose or swastika pose, keeping the back and neck upright and the eyes close, the inhaling is done through both the nostrils, producing a uniform, smooth sound through the throat. The hands are kept on the knees, with the palms turned down. After the lungs are

Cuscus Plant In Hinduism

Cuscus plant is put in the water used to bathe deity every day in Hinduism. It is known as khas or khas-khas or khus in Hindi, vettiver in Tamil, ushira or rashira in Sanskrit. As per Srimad Bhagavad Purana (11.27.30-31), the worshiper should bathe the deity every day, as opulently as his assets permit, using waters scented with sandalwood, ushira root, camphor, kumkum and aguru. The plant is also associated with Mahadev Shiva. Unmarried girls should circumambulate the cuscus plant and knot two blades for early marriage to a desired man. It is believed that Mahadev Shiva appeared in the form of a swayambhu Shivling in the midst of ushira grasslands and thus is known as Ushiraneshwara.

Makar Rashi 2023 Predictions – Makara Rasi 2023 Rashifal Moon Sign Predictions

For people born under, Makar Rashi 2023 will be a year of mixed fortune with good luck dominating. As per Makara Rashifal 2023, the will see progress in career matters. Good year for those looking for a new job. January, August, September and December 2023 are good months. May, June, July and October 2023 are bad months. February, March, April and November 2023 are stagnant months with not much gain. You will be able to make progress in new projects and business. There will be gains through partnership business. Those looking for new job need to be extra careful during exams and interviews. Enemies might cause some troubles in career and personal life. You can expect financial progress from February onwards. You will be able to sell property. There will be some losses due to natural calamities. Money lent will be returned. There will be some health issues associated with parts above head or veins. You need to be extra careful about health especially what you eat during this year. Marri

Dreaming Of Muddy Water – Meaning

Dreaming of muddy water is a bad omen as per dream meaning and interpretation. The dream means you will see some bad developments in your life. There will no clarity regarding many things and you will be confused. Dreams of muddy water also mean certain secrets will be exposed and this will cause fight among family members. Dream of muddy water entering your house and you trying to save things means natural or man-made calamity. The dream also means breakage of sewage or other similar pipes in your home or area. Dream of drinking muddy water means you will face sudden problems in life and you will not know what to do. Dreaming of muddy water and you are not present in the dream means you will face helpless situation in life especially created by family members. It also means no one will be there to help you. Dreams of muddy water in an unknown place are a sign that your actions might result in problems for others. This means extramarital relationship or some relationship not sa

Dreaming Of Multiple Snakes – Meaning

Dreaming of multiple snakes is a negative sign as per dream meaning and interpretation. The dream means you will soon face loneliness, fear of future and weakness. It is also a sign of deep insecurity building in you. Dreams of multiple snakes also mean enemies or jealous people will be hyperactive in near future. Dream of multiple snakes and you are also seen in the dream means physical attack or threat. It also means you will be forced to visit secluded and abandoned places. Dreaming of multiple snakes and you know the place in the dream means problems have been building up for quite some time and you were unaware of it. Dreams multiple colorful snakes means you will be honey trapped or cheated by showing fake or imitation. Dreaming of multiple snakes and you wake up happy or giggling means you will have destructive thoughts. Please note that seeing multiple snakes in dream after watching movies or documentaries or reading or talking about them have no meaning. The dream sh

Story – Sri Krishna Asks ‘Which Brahma?’

Once when Krishna was ruling Dwarka, Brahma came to see Him, and the doorman immediately informed Bhagavan Sri Krishna of Brahma’s arrival. When Krishna was so informed, He immediately asked the doorman, ‘Which Brahma? What is his name?’ The doorman therefore returned and questioned Brahma. When the doorman asked, ‘Which Brahma?’ Brahma was surprised. He told the doorman, ‘Please go inform Lord Krishna that I am the four-headed Brahma who is the father of the four Kumaras.’ The doorman then informed Bhagavan Sri Krishna of   Brahma’s description, and Krishna gave him permission to enter. The doorman escorted Brahma in, and as soon as Brahma saw Krishna, he offered obeisance at His lotus feet. After being worshipped by Brahma, Krishna also honoured him with suitable words. Then Krishna asked him, ‘Why have you come here?’ Being questioned, Brahma immediately replied, ‘I shall later tell You why I have come. First of all, there is a doubt in my mind which I wish You would kindl

Dreaming Of Mushrooms – Meaning

Dreaming of mushrooms is a good omen as per dream meaning and interpretation. The dream means you will get naughty. It also means lot play and joyous occasion. Dreams of mushrooms mean happiness due to the return of someone back. It also means confidence. Dream of mushrooms and they are white in color means return of peace in your life. You will get opportunity to relax and do things leisurely. Dreams of black color mushrooms are associated with death, disease and fights in the family. Dreaming of red or orange color on mushrooms means growth and new opportunity. Dream of mushrooms spreading wildly means you will return back to your roots. You will find new opportunity especially associated with ancestors. Dreaming of mushrooms going bad is a sign of missed opportunity. It also means not valuing something you have. Dream of mushrooms growing on you or all over your houses means you will see funny incidents. It means humor. It also means embarrassment after falling in public.

Dreaming Of Mt Everest – Meaning

Dreaming of Mt Everest is a good omen as per dream meaning and interpretation. The dream means new opportunity, studies and travel. It also means you will get a job or travel to the mountains. Dreams of Mt Everest also mean spiritual travel and interest in religion. Dream of Mt Everest and you appear in it means you will get to hear happy news. You will also hear good things about others. Dreaming of Mt Everest and you see other people in it means journey in a group or pilgrimage. It also means work and appointment in a new place. Dream of Mt Everest and you wake up scared or sad or crying means you will be unhappy with the behavior of others. You will not get what you were looking for. It also means missing an important appointment or travel opportunity. Dreaming of Mt Everest and you see it upside down or shaking then means confusion. It also means you will be forced to choose between anyone when both options are your favorite.

What Does It Mean To See Mad Person In Dream?

Dreaming of mad person in dream is a bad omen as per dream meaning and interpretation. The dream means you will face sudden mental troubles. You will be dejected and disillusioned. Fear of something bad will happen will trouble you. Dreams of seeing mad person in dream is also the product of negative thinking and desires that cannot be fulfilled. Dream of seeing mad person also means sudden reversal of fortune and you will not be able to accept it. Dream of mad person and you are seen in the dream means you will encounter people who are mentally challenged. You will not know how to react to a certain situation. Dream of mad person and you are not seen in the dream means you will hear bad news about an acquaintance, colleague or friend. It also means something untoward happening in your absence. Dreams of mad person and you know the person means you will be unable to help a person who is in a bad situation. It also means not able to provide the right advice. It also means your war

29 September 2022 Tithi – Panchang – Hindu Calendar – Good Time – Nakshatra – Rashi

Tithi in Panchang – Hindu Calendar on Thursday, 29 September 2022 – It is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi tithi or the fourth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 1:49 AM on September 29. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi tithi or the fourth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 12:24 AM on September 30. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India. All time based on India Standard Time.  Good – Auspicious time on September 29, 2022 as per Hindu Calendar – There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.  Nakshatra  – Swathi or Chothi nakshatra till 7:11 AM on September 29. Then onward it is Vishaka or Vishakam nakshatra till 6:25 AM on September 30. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India).  In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and