Monthly Archives: October 2017

Pradhama Pavitrotsavam at Divya Saketham – What other utsavams are generally celebrated in temples and why?

The purpose of a temple is to spread the light of right conduct in each individual. The thought process behind each act is quite an important element in guiding a person’s attitude. Temple aids in creating a positive and a peaceful society by encouraging internal cleanliness as well as collective approach! According to aagama scriptures, [...]

Pradhama Pavitrotsavam at Divya Saketham – What other utsavams are generally celebrated in temples and why?2017-10-31T17:48:25+00:00

‘Koti Deepotsavam – What happened on the Himagiri Hills during Parvati Parameswara Kalyanam?’

Devathas and Sages gathered to grace the occasion of Parvati Parameswara Kalyanam on Himagiri hills. After a few minutes, there was a sudden tilt of the hill. Everyone looked on the other side to see what caused the tilt of the hill. It was Agastya Mahamuni. As he entered the hill to grace the occasion, [...]

‘Koti Deepotsavam – What happened on the Himagiri Hills during Parvati Parameswara Kalyanam?’2017-10-31T11:19:56+00:00

This Kartheeka Masam – Light up the deepam within you, the manas!

It was dark and raining outside. A traveller reaches a house and seeks help for shelter. The owner offers an isolated small room outside the house. The traveller thanks the owner and begins to rest in the room. After a few minutes, the traveller hears a knock on the door. He opens the door and [...]

This Kartheeka Masam – Light up the deepam within you, the manas!2017-10-31T11:06:51+00:00

This KartheekaMasam,Light up the internal deepam, your heart!

It was dark and raining outside. A traveller reaches a house and seeks help for shelter. The owner offers an isolated small room outside the house. The traveller thanks the owner and begins to rest in the room. After a few minutes, the traveller hears a knock on the door. He opens the door and [...]

This KartheekaMasam,Light up the internal deepam, your heart!2017-10-31T11:06:51+00:00

HH Chinnajeeyar Swamiji’s Tirunakshatram Celebrations

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HH Chinnajeeyar Swamiji’s Tirunakshatram Celebrations2017-10-30T20:06:18+00:00

Does God prefer one flower over another – Why do we choose pretty fragrant flowers for prayer?

Offering beautiful flowers of different colours and pleasant fragrances to God is a part of everyday routine in prayers at every home and temple. Sri Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji explains during the ‘Laksha Pushpa:rchana’ event on what the offering indicates. A fragrant flower symbolises ‘maturity’. External beauty of the flower w.r.t colour and shape of the [...]

Does God prefer one flower over another – Why do we choose pretty fragrant flowers for prayer?2017-10-24T15:27:19+00:00

What does Vedam say about Lakshmi Devi? Why worship Her when Lord Narayana is the Ultimate protector?

Lord Himself says in Sri Pa:nchara:tra Agama Scriptures, లక్ష్మీ హి పురుషకారత్వే నిర్దిష్టా పరమర్షిభి హి మత్ ప్రాప్తిం ప్రతి జంతూనాం సంసారే పతతాం అథహ || Have you ever thought in the following lines? Why am I going through hard times? How do I stay happy all the time? Is there end to all suffering in the world? What [...]

What does Vedam say about Lakshmi Devi? Why worship Her when Lord Narayana is the Ultimate protector?2017-10-22T13:51:32+00:00