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Lohadhyaksha In Hinduism – Superintendent Of Metals

In Chapter II of Kautilya’s Arthashastra, the duties of 29 adhyakshas appointed by the king as the heads of various departments of the state are enumerated. Lohadhyaksha is the superintendent of metals in ancient Hinduism. Lohadhyaksh establishes factories of copper, lead, tin, brass, steel, bronze, bell metal, and iron, and also establishes trade in metal-ware. He is a very important person as he supplies the metals needed to make chariot and weapons. He is to makes sure that all materials supplied are of the greatest quality. He has to make sure enemies have not infiltrated in the making of materials.

Koshadhyaksh In Hinduism – Superintendent Of Treasury

In Chapter II of Kautilya’s Arthashastra, the duties of 29 adhyakshas appointed by the king as the heads of various departments of the state are enumerated. Koshadhyaksh is the superintendent of treasury in ancient Hinduism. Koshadhyaksha receive jewels, articles of high or low value, and forest produce. He should have many experts working under him, who can value and safely store these articles received by the treasury. He keeps the king informed about the strength of the treasury. He also takes into account calamities and natural disasters when reports are made. He makes sure there is always an emergency fund to face the unexpected. Rare artifacts are stored by Koshadhyaksha in hidden chambers and in numerous different places. Along with king, he alone has knowledge about hidden treasures.

Panchak in November 2023 – Bad Date Time Based On Nakshatra

Panchak is a period of five days in a month in a Hindu Lunar calendar which is considered inauspicious. Panchak November 2023 time and dates based on Hindu Calendar and Panchang is given below. As per astrologers and Panchangs, it is the transition of Moon from Kumbha Rashi (or Aquarius Zodiac) and Meena Rashi (or Pisces Zodiac). Panchak is strictly followed by certain Hindu communities and they do not travel during the period and do not perform any auspicious ceremonies. Panchak in November 2023 From 10:41 AM on November 20 November 21 November 22 November 23 And till 3:42 PM on November 24 Please note that Panchak is ignored by majority of Hindu communities in South India. Some people believe that death or accidents taking place during the period is inauspicious.

Story Of Gandaki River And Mohini Avatar Of Bhagwan Vishnu

Gandaki River is of great religious importance in Hinduism. There are numerous stories associated with Gandaki River and one story is associated with the Mohini Avatar of Bhagwan Vishnu. The origin of the river is associated with the story of the churning of the ocean of milk by the devas and the asuras. At that time, when Vishnu took the form of Mohini, she was attracted by Shiva. The sweat produced at the time of their embrace overflowed as Gandaki River through Earth. Gandaki River is also worshipped as Narayani, Salagrami, etc. About the holiness of the river, there is another story. Once some worms were collecting soil from its banks, they fell into the water and attained moksha immediately. From that day onwards, people started worshipping her, realizing her greatness. In the Mahabharata, it is highly extolled and said that the water of this river is a mixture of all holy river. Therefore, a bath in it is equal to conducting an Ashvamedha Yajna, and one will attain Surya Loka

Good Date For Giving Birth In September 2023 – Auspicious Dates For Birth Of Baby In September 2023

There are many couples who look for good dates for giving birth of baby. These are the good dates for giving birth in September 2023. Please note that the good date of birth of baby does not mean that everything will be auspicious. Horoscope etc is prepared after looking into numerous considerations. Good Dates For Birth Of Baby In September 2023 September 2 good time till 10:10 AM September 3 September 4 September 6 good time after 9:29 AM September 7 September 8 September 10 September 11 September 16 September 17 September 18 September 20 good time after 3:02 PM September 21 good time till 3:31 PM September 26 September 27 September 29 September 30

Chattiyoor Bhagavathy Theyyam – Story – Information

Chattiyoor Bhagavathy theyyam is a rare theyyam performed during the annual theyyam – thira – kaliyattam festival in Kannur region of Kerala. The theyyam is performed in kavu and tharavadu (houses). As per information, the theyyam is associated with Goddess Shakti (Durga and Bhagavathy). As per Chattiyoor Bhagavathy Bhagavathy theyyam story, she is believed to have taken the ferocious form to protect the wealth and life of a staunch devotee of hers. Her theyyam are performed in those places wherever she appeared. She is believed to have protected animals and livestock. Chattiyoor Bhagavathy Bhagavathy theyyam blesses devotees with peace and prosperity. She is also believed to cure contagious diseases. She is also propitiated to defeat enemies. She appears in a ferocious form holding a traditional sword to protect the wealth and life of her devotees. Thirumeni Chattiyoor Mala is an important temple in which Chattiyoor Bhagavathy Bhagavathy theyyam is performed.

Chathu Daivam Theyyam – Story – Information

Chathu Daivam Theyyam is an infrequent theyyam seen during the annual theyyam – thira – kaliyattam festival in Kannur and Kasaragod regions of Kerala. As per information, Chathu Daivam is the son of Makkom, whose story is very famous in Theyyam Kavukal in Kerala. As per Chathu Daivam theyyam story, he was born to Makkom, the only sister of several brothers in a famous tharavadu. But the wives of the brothers did not like Makkom and they attempted to harm her. Finally, they got Makkom and her children killed through the hands of her brothers. Chathu Daivam was pushed into a lonely well in the middle of a forest along with his mother and sister. Chathu Daivam theyyam is performed at Chala Kadavangottu Makkam Bhagavathy temple ( ചാല കടവാങ്കോട്ട് മാക്കം ഭഗവതി ക്ഷേത്രം ). Related Makkavum Makkalum Theyyam – Story – Information

Chamundeshwari Theyyam – Information – Story

Chamundeshwari theyyam is a popular theyyam performed during the annual theyyam – thira – kaliyattam festival in Kannur and Kasaragod regions of Kerala. The theyyam is performed in several tharavadu (houses), kavu and temples. As per information, the theyyam is associated with Goddess Shakti (Durga and Bhagavathy – her form taken to annihilate Munda and Chamunda). As per Chamundeshwari theyyam story, she is believed to have taken the ferocious form to protect the wealth and life of a staunch devotee of hers. Her theyyam are performed in those places wherever she appeared. Chamundeshwari theyyam blesses devotees with peace and prosperity. She is also believed to cure contagious diseases. She appears in a ferocious form to protect the wealth and life of her devotees. She is also propitiated to defeat enemies. Chamundeshwari theyyam in numerous places including Kasargod Neeleswaram Karuvacheri Pathikkal Chamundeshwari Temple, Cheruvathur Kadankod Koyamburam Kalichan Devasthanam, Kasargo

Purnima 2023 Dates And Time – Poornima – Full Moon Days In 2023 In Hindu calendar With Purnima Tithi Vrat

Purnima tithi dates and time in 2023 based on Hindu calendar and Indian Standard Time. Purnima Vrat 2023 dates along with time can be found below. Purnima, or Poornima, is the full moon day in traditional Hindu calendar. The day is considered highly auspicious by Hindus and some communities fast or keep Vrat ( Purnima fasting ) from sunrise to sunset on the day. (Please note that in some regions Purnima might start a day early and overlap into the next day). Poornima is known as Pournami in South India . Purnima 2023 Dates January 6, 2023, Friday. Paush Purnima. Time is from 2:14 AM on January 6 to 4:38 AM on January 7.  Vrat or Fasting is on January 6. Shakambari Purnima is observed on Jan 6 February 5, 2023, Sunday. Magh Poornima. Time is from 9:30 PM on Feb 4 to 11:58 PM on  February 5.  Vrat or Fasting is on February 5. March 7, 2023, Tuesday. Falgun or Phalgun Purnima Time is from 4:18 PM on March 6 to 6:10 PM on March 7.  Fasting is on March 6 Holika Dahan March 7 Holi Festi

Rishi Panchami Vratam In South India

Vratams (vows and fasts) form an integral part of Hindu religious life. Rishi Panchami Vratam is one such ritual in South India and is performed on the fifth day of the bright half of the lunar month of Bhadrapada (Bhadrapad Shukla Paksha Panchami). Rishi Panchami vratam is observed especially by widows, widowers and elderly people. The ritual is mainly performed by those women who have passed the menstrual cycle. The vratam is prominently observed by certain South Indian Brahmin communities. The rulebook says that couples should perform this vrata together. The practical details of the performance of the Vratam are given in Nirnaya Sindhu, considered an authoritative work for the performance of Hindu rituals in the last two hundred years. The worshipping of the sages (rishis) is its unique feature. The vrata is to be performed on the bank of a river and is to be observed for seven years before making a formal completion (udyapana). The person performing should avoid non veg

Bhadra Kaal in October 2023 – Bhadra Kal Date and Time in October 2023

Bhadra Kaal in October 2023 based on Hindu Panchang and calendar. The timing is based on Indian Standard Time (IST). Bhadra Kal is a certain period (around 12 hours) in a Tithi as per Hindu astrology and calendar. The time is considered inauspicious for journey. No events are held during the period. Hindus also do not start new venture during the period. The time of Bhadra Kal is different is slightly different in calendars and panchangs followed in western parts of India. Bhadra Kaal in October 2023 12:06 AM to 10:42 AM on October 2 8:58 AM to 9:11 PM on October 5 12:39 AM to 1:32 PM on October 9 7:44 AM on October 12 to 8:36 AM on October 13 11:59 AM to 11:42 PM on October 18 7:27 PM on October 21 to 6:26 AM on October 22 11:36 PM on October 24 to 10:25 AM on October 25 3:47 AM to 2:55 PM on October 28 11:19 AM to 11:02 PM on October 31

Changanum Ponganum Theyyam – Information – Story

Changanum Ponganum Theyyam is a rare theyyam seen during the annual thira – kaliyattam – kothu festivals in Kannur and Kasaragod region of Kerala. As per information, Changanum Ponganum are two theyyams that provide comic relief to the people through their antics. They also use satire to pass important social message. The story of Changanum Ponganum is that of jokers making people laugh and think at the same time. They also show numerous exercises and body movements to make people laugh. They indulge in mock fights. Changanum Ponganum theyyam is performed at the Kannur Payyannur Kankole Kannangat Bhagavathy Kavu temple and Kasargod Nileshwaram Andol Kunnummal Puthiyarakkaal Cheralath Bhagavathy temple.

Chalil Bhagavathy Theyyam – Story – Information – Thamburatti

Chalil Bhagavathy theyyam, also known as Thamburatti, is a rare theyyam performed during the annual theyyam – thira – kaliyattam festival in Kannur region of Kerala. The theyyam is performed in kavu and tharavadu (houses). As per information, the theyyam is associated with Goddess Shakti (Durga and Bhagavathy). As per Chalil Bhagavathy theyyam story, she is believed to have taken the ferocious form to protect the wealth and life of a staunch devotee of hers. Her theyyam are performed in those places wherever she appeared. She is believed to have protected animals and livestock. Chalil Bhagavathy theyyam blesses devotees with peace and prosperity. She is also believed to cure contagious diseases. She is also propitiated to defeat enemies. She appears in a ferocious form holding a traditional sword to protect the wealth and life of her devotees. Chalad Palliyanmoola Chalil Bhagavathy Kavu temple is an important temple in which Chalil Bhagavathy theyyam is performed.

Ayyappan Theyyam – Information – Story

Ayyappan Theyyam is a rare theyyam performed a select few tharavadu, kavu and temples in Kannur region of Kerala during the annual theyyam – thira – kaliyattam festival. As per information, Ayyappan theyyam is associated with Sabarimala Ayyappa. The story of Ayyappan Theyyam indicates of him appearing before a devotee to help him out of a crisis. Some stories connect the theyyam appearing in the dream of an important person and indicating his presence. Ayyappan theyyam blesses a devotee with happiness and desire fulfillment. He also helps a devotee overcome physical problems. He blesses a devotee with courage to overcome fear. He is depicted as holding an arrow or stick. He appears in both benign and ferocious form. Ayyappan theyyam is performed at Azhikode Velan tharavadu and Azhikode Uppayichaal Velankuniyil Kunjarukurathiyamma Devasthanam temple.

Dreaming Of Breaking Up With Your Boyfriend – Meaning

Dreaming of breaking up with your boyfriend is a very common dream and it usually is a sign of insecurity and doubt as per dream interpretation and meaning. It is common to feel bf is breaking up with you. The dream is asking you to clear your doubts and get things in line before proceeding with the relationship. Dreams of breaking up with your boyfriend and you see another person in the dream means someone you trusted will ditch you. Dreaming of breaking up with your boyfriend and you are angry and unhappy or crying in the dream then it is a clear sign that there is something wrong in your relationship. You should sort it out with the help of a mature friend or person. Dreaming of breaking up with your boyfriend and you are not seen in the dream means you should give a proper thought about your relationship. You should avoid acting in anger or haste. Dreaming of breaking up with your boyfriend and you are happy in the dream, then it means you want the relationship with boyfriend

Dreaming Of Broken Umbrella – Meaning

Dreaming of broken umbrella is a warning sign as per dream meaning and interpretation. The dream means you will not save money for future and it will result in difficulties. It also means forced to adjust with a malfunctioning thing in an emergency. Neglecting important things of life will cause misery in near future. Dreams of broken umbrella means you might face rough weather or natural calamities. Dream of broken umbrella and you are not seen in the dream means a bad decision of yours will affect other people. Dreaming of broken umbrella and you are seen attempting to repair it means you will not get help from people you expected. Dreams of broken umbrella and you are seen with other people means shame or embarrassment. It also means you will be unable to provide a solution when required. Dream of broken umbrella and it is colorful means disappointment in a relationship. It also means someone will abandon you halfway through a trip.

Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa And Darshan Of Bhagavan Sri Rama

Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa had the darshan of Bhagavan Sri Rama. Here is a look at the divine incident from The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna. About the year 1864 there came to Dakshineswar a wandering Vaishnava monk, Jatadhari, whose Ishta Devata was Ramlala, the child Rama. He always carried with him a small metal murti of Ramlala and served him with the tender affection of Kausalya. Ramlala manifested and accepted Jatadhari’s service. Soon, Ramlala became very close to Sri Ramakrishna. So, one day Jatadhari requested Sri Ramakrishna to keep Ramlala’s murti and declared that Ramlala had fulfilled his innermost prayer and that he now had no more need of formal worship. A few days later Sri Ramakrishna was blessed through Ramlala with a vision of Ramachandra, whereby he realised that Rama of the Ramayana, the son of Dasharatha, pervades the whole universe as Spirit and Consciousness; that He is its Creator, Sustainer, and Destroyer; that, in still another aspect, He is the transcend

Dreaming Of Broken Steps – Meaning

Dreaming of broken steps is warning sign and bad omen as per dream meaning and interpretation. The dream means theft or attack especially to your house or property. It also means you will soon find problems in life especially due to your weakness. People will take advantage of your vulnerability. Dreams of broken steps also mean fear causing hardships in your life. It also means lack of interest or timely maintenance proving to be costly. Dream of broken steps and you are not seen in the dream means trouble in your house or business place when you are away. It also means you will be clueless about an incident at your house. Dreams of broken steps and you are seen in the dream means you will decide to investigate a present problem by connecting with a past incident. It also means you will realize that you had been tricked by someone but it will be too late. Dreaming of broken steps and it is in an unknown place means attack or theft while residing in a new place. It also means liv

Dreaming Of Broken Sunglasses – Meaning

Dreaming of broken sunglasses is a warning sign as per dream meaning and interpretation. The dream means you will soon face some kind of accidents. It also means getting stuck in a place for an unusually longer period. Dreams of broken spectacles also means you will attempt to make independent decisions and come out of the present tough situation. It also means fight with people. Dream of broken sunglasses and it does not belong to you means you might cause some kind of harm to others. It also means carelessness and hurry resulting in damage to others. Dreaming of broken sunglasses and you wake up terrified or sad means you will lose something very important in an accident. It also means you not valuing people or things that are important to you. Dreams of broken sunglasses and you are trying to fix those means you will throw away something or break something and later regret it. Dream of broken sunglasses and you are happy means you will get rid of something unwanted from your

Dreaming Of Broken Shoe Heel – Meaning

Dreaming of broken shoe heel is a bad omen as per dream meaning and interpretation. The dream means you will soon face unexpected problems. It also means trouble during travels. Dreams of broken shoe heel also mean embarrassment or shame. It also means unable to achieve something you set out for due to unexpected situations. Dream of broken shoe heel and you are not seen in the dream means you will discover damage to your thing or property very late. It also means realization about a problem after it has worsened. Dreaming of broken shoe heel and you are seen holding it means unable to find a solution to a persisting problem will start worrying you. It also means people not being helpful. Dreams of broken shoe heel and you are happy in the dream means you will decide to accept certain things in your life as it is and will move on. Dream of broken shoe heel and you are trying to repair it means you will not be ready to give up and will fight over something in near future. You wi

10 January 2023 Tithi – Panchang – Hindu Calendar – Good Time – Nakshatra – Rashi

Tithi in Panchang – Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, 10 January 2023 – It is Krishna Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 9:34 AM on January 10. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi tithi or the fourth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 11:23 AM on January 11. Then onward (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India. All time based on India Standard Time.)  Good – Auspicious time on January 10, 2023 as per Hindu Calendar – There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.  Nakshatra  – Ashlesha or Ayilyam nakshatra till 7:10 AM on January 10. Then onward it is Magha or Makam nakshatra till 9:28 AM on January 11. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India).  In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south