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Hindu Perspective

  • Commentary / explanation of Hanuman Chalisa verses 25 & 26

    Commentary / explanation of Hanuman Chalisa verses 25 & 26

    Visit Hindu Perspective’s HANUMAN SECTION (special feature) for explanations to the other verses of the Hanuman Chalisa Aapan tej samhaaro aapei Tinau Lok Hank Te Kanpei Your might and brilliance can be controlled by you alone, and when you roar…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Nov 20, 2:44pm -
  • Commentary on Hanuman Chalisa verses 23 & 24

    Commentary on Hanuman Chalisa verses 23 & 24

    Visit Hindu Perspective’s HANUMAN SECTION (special feature) for explanations to the other verses of the Hanuman Chalisa. You are the (ever vigilant) Guard at the door of Sri Rama’s abode. No entrance is possible without your consent. Rama repre…
    - 9 days ago, 16 Nov 20, 3:28pm -
  • Commentary on Hanuman Chalisa Verses 20, 21 & 22

    Commentary on Hanuman Chalisa Verses 20, 21 & 22

    Visit Hindu Perspective’s HANUMAN SECTION (special feature) Jug sahastra jojan par Bhanu Leelyo tahi madhur phal janu You lept towards the sun, situated millions of miles away, thinking it to be a sweet fruit. Prabhu mudrika meli mukha maaheen Ja…
    - 16 days ago, 9 Nov 20, 3:37pm -
  • Commentary on Hanuman Chalisa verses 18 & 19

    Commentary on Hanuman Chalisa verses 18 & 19

    Visit Hindu Perspective’s HANUMAN SECTION (special feature) Tum upkara Sugreevahin keenha // Ram milai raj pad deenha You extended your value to help Sugriva, brought about his meeting with Rama with whose help he was awarded the kingship. Tumhar…
    - 29 days ago, 26 Oct 20, 7:28pm -
  • Commentary on Hanuman Chalisa verses 15, 16 & 17

    Commentary on Hanuman Chalisa verses 15, 16 & 17

    Visit Hindu Perspective’s HANUMAN SECTION (special feature) Insight into verse 15 Sahastra badan tumharo jas gavain // Asa kahi shripathi kanth lagavain Shesha-naga, the thousand hooded divine serpent sings your glory. Saying thus the husband of…
    - 44 days ago, 12 Oct 20, 4:16pm -
  • Bagalamukhi – The Great Stabiliser and Restorer of Order

    Bagalamukhi – The Great Stabiliser and Restorer of Order

    The legend goes that Lord Vishnu called upon the Supreme Goddess Rajarajeshwari to bring under control a cataclysmic storm that would destroy the world. As well as the storm, all the celestials were behaving bizarrely – consumed with violence and a…
    - 16 Jun 20, 10:54am -
  • What enlightenment may be like / Goddess Chinnamasta

    What enlightenment may be like / Goddess Chinnamasta

    I’ve often wondered what “enlightenment” would be like. My idea has evolved over time, and may continue to do so. This striking image, encapsulates what I currently feel enlightment may be like. It is a somewhat shocking image of the state of m…
    - 16 Jun 20, 10:23am -
  • Very simple Marjanam procedure for Purashcharan of Mantras of Shri Bagalamukhi

    Very simple Marjanam procedure for Purashcharan of Mantras of Shri Bagalamukhi

    Items required: Petals of a yellow flower. Bagalamukhi Yantra Vessel of water Start the ritual in the same way as you would usually start your Mantra Japa session, honouring the Guru, Lord Ganesh, and meditating / contemplating upon Shri Bagalamukhi…
    - 12 May 20, 5:23pm -
  • Very simple Tarpanam procedure for Purashcharana of Mantras of Shri Bagalamukhi

    Very simple Tarpanam procedure for Purashcharana of Mantras of Shri Bagalamukhi

    Get a vessel with 1-2 litres of water. Add some Gangajal, a little tumeric, honey, sugar, saffron and milk. Keep a second vessel to do the Tarpans into. Start the ritual in the same way as you would usually start your Mantra Japa session, honouring t…
    - 12 May 20, 4:55pm -
  • Bagalamukhi: The Hypnotic Power of the Goddess (chapter from David Frawley book)

    Bagalamukhi: The Hypnotic Power of the Goddess (chapter from David Frawley book)

    Below is a link to the chapter about Shri Bagalamukhi Devi from the book Tantric Yoga and the Wisdom Goddesses by David Frawley (Vamadeva Shastri). It is perhaps the best article in the English language for understanding Shri Bagalamukhi. Bagalamukhi…
    - 24 Aug 19, 5:12pm -

Hindusim Today Magazine

  • Canada to Return Stolen 18th-Century Annapurna Statue to India

    Canada to Return Stolen 18th-Century Annapurna Statue to India

    SourceOTTAWA, CANADA, November 21, 2020 (India Times): A Canadian university will soon return to India a unique statue of Hindu Goddess Annapurna that was stolen from a shrine in Varanasi over a century ago and found its way to the varsity's art gall…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Nov 20, 1:26pm -
  • First Celebration of World Ayurveda Day - Building a Healthier Trinidad and Tobago

    First Celebration of World Ayurveda Day - Building a Healthier Trinidad and Tobago

    SourcePORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, November 23, 2020 (HPI by Paras Ramoutar): Brahma Vidya Peetham International (BVPI) celebrated World Ayurveda Day on Friday 13th November at the ashram in Gasparillo here. The festivity was organized under the g…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Nov 20, 1:25pm -
  • Daily Inspiration
    SourceThe food of the soul is silence. If we don't practice silence, we are starving ourselves.-- Dada J.P. Vaswani, spiritual head of Sadhu Vaswani mission
    - 2 days ago, 23 Nov 20, 1:25pm -
  • Chhath Puja: Devotees Get Ganga Water Delivered to Doorstep for Performing Rituals in Patna

    Chhath Puja: Devotees Get Ganga Water Delivered to Doorstep for Performing Rituals in Patna

    SourceINDIA, November 18, 2020 (One News Page): The four-day long festival, Chhath Puja started November 18 amid COVID-19 scare. (photo above is of the normal river-side observances.) The Patna administration has taken many steps to prevent the sprea…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Nov 20, 2:00pm -
  • History of Conversion in the South African Indian Community

    History of Conversion in the South African Indian Community

    Sourceimage: SOUTH AFRICA, November 26, 2020 (News 24): The first group of Indian indentured labourers arrived in South Africa in 1860. The majority settled in Natal because they were originally requested by local farmers. Like India, Natal was a Bri…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Nov 20, 1:58pm -
  • Daily Inspiration
    SourceOnly in the depth of pure silence can we hear God's voice. Silence is like an upright empty glass that is capable of being filled with, and retaining, the water of knowledge.-- Mata Amritanandamayi Ma, India's Kerala-based "hugging saint "
    - 5 days ago, 20 Nov 20, 1:57pm -
  • Hindus in India and Australia Celebrate Diwali Under Coronavirus Clouds

    Hindus in India and Australia Celebrate Diwali Under Coronavirus Clouds

    SourceINDIA, November 15, 2020 (SBS News): Fear of the coronavirus and chronic pollution spoiled the party Saturday as hundreds of millions of Indians celebrated the biggest Hindu holiday of the year. Diwali is meant to be the festival of light, but…
    - 9 days ago, 16 Nov 20, 1:11pm -
  • Festival of the Dogs Celebrated in Nepal

    Festival of the Dogs Celebrated in Nepal

    SourceKATHMANDU, NEPAL, November 14, 2020 (NBC News): Residents in Nepal's capital Saturday worshipped dogs by offering garlands and food as the country celebrated the Festival of Dogs. The dog festival falls on the second day of the five-day-long Hi…
    - 9 days ago, 16 Nov 20, 1:11pm -
  • Video of Elephant in Karnataka Drinking Water from Tanker Goes Viral

    Video of Elephant in Karnataka Drinking Water from Tanker Goes Viral

    SourceBALLARI, INDIA, November 14, 2020 (The News Minute): A video clip in which a thirsty elephant is seen stopping a water tanker en route its procession during Hampi Utsav in Karnataka's Bellary has gone viral. This incident took place during a Sh…
    - 9 days ago, 16 Nov 20, 1:11pm -
  • Daily Inspiration
    SourceOut of purity and silence come words of power.-- Swami Chinmayananda (1916-1993), founder of Chinmaya Mission
    - 9 days ago, 16 Nov 20, 1:11pm -

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Hindu Expressions

  • Who is a Bhakti saint?
    In order to answer this question, we will first take a look at the simpler question, “Who is a saint?” and then simply add the element of bhakti to the answer. As my reference, I am selecting the discussion between Garuda and Kakbhushandi in the…
    - 3 Nov 13, 10:22am -
  • In a temple: Rituals vs. Devotion
    If journalists are asked by their boss to visit a temple and find out whether attendants are performing a non-devotional ritual or an act of pure devotion, why would this task be scary for them? Because both events would probably be occurring simulta…
    - 2 Aug 13, 2:18pm -
  • Nine forms of Bhakti
    We have already talked about the Navadha bhakti summarized in the Ramacharitamanasa. For a quick comparison, the nine forms of bhakti from the Puranas are listed in the table below.<!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:"Cambria…
    - 28 Jun 13, 9:38am -
  • Hinduism: Main beliefs
    Though the beliefs presented below are popular, I would not like to impose them on all Hindus. So I’ll say that I am sharing some of the Hindu beliefs that I find significant.Existence of TruthHindus believe in the existence of a supreme reali…
    - 20 May 13, 3:06am -
  • Devi Parvati’s dedication for Shiva
    Though Bhagavan Shiva is extremely benevolent towards all, it was not easy for Devi Parvati to please him and have him accept her marriage proposal. After obtaining the panchakshara mantra [1] from Devarishi Narada, the Mother Goddess started her tap…
    - 7 Mar 13, 9:32am -
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