What is Narayan name correct meaning

What is Narayan name correct meaning Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Narayana blessings to you and your family! Sanskrit is so well designed language that it's words can be easily separated to understand the meaning of each alphabet and the whole word too. Just moving forward to know about "What is Narayana name correct meaning", let us have a basic idea of this divine name Narayana: Narayana = Nara + Ayana = Water + Living (Staying). Narayana is someone who lives / stays in the divine waters of Kshirasagara in Vaikuntha (This is not the only meaning. It has unlimited number of meanings. Below we will see few of them). Bhagavan Sri Narayana stays in Vaikuntha with his divine consort Sri Maha Lakshmi Devi. Bhagavan Sri Narayana is staying in Vaikuntha since the 'aadi kalam' (Grand unknown time) and will stay until the 'ananta kalam' (Grand infinite time). Now, let us move forward to know about "What is Narayana name correct meaning": 1....
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What is the Keshav name correct meaning

What is the Keshav name correct meaning Namaste Sajjanas, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Keshava blessings to you and your family! Keshava is one of the famous names of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. This name Keshava is considered as 'Moola Roopa' (Original form) of the 'aadi swaroopa' (Divinely primordial) of Sarvottama / Supreme Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Now, let us break the name Keshava and let us understand it's meaning: Keshava = Ka + Isha + Va = This name is the origin and governing Bhagavan / Ishwar of Sri Brahma Deva + Rudra Deva (Lord Shiva) and all the Devatas / Demigods. Bhagavan Sri Keshava (Sri Brahma Deva takes birth from the 'nabhi' / navel of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu and Lord Shiva takes birth from 'manasa' / mind of Sri Brahma Deva). Kesa (Kes) is a Sanskrit word which means hair (Even in many Indian languages we use this word for hair). Also Kesa (Kes) means a ray of light. Keshava also has the meaning someone who has...
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Lord Vishnu names starting with Sri with meaning

Lord Vishnu names starting with Sri with meaning Namaste friends, how are you doing today. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu's blessings to you and your family! Just moving forward to know about "Lord Vishnu names starting with Sri with meaning", let us have a small brief about Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu is called as "Aadi Purusha" (grand first divine Bhagavan), as he is the first one who is staying in these unlimited universes since unknown time. No one knows about his birth. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu's consort (divine wife) name is Sri Maha Lakshmi Devi. She is also staying with Bhagavan Sri Vishnu since unknown time and no one knows about the exact time frame of this. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu's first son name is Sri Brahma Deva and he is born from the 'nabhi' (divine navel) of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. From Sri Brahma Deva's manasa (divine mind) multiple divine Devatas / Demigods are born including Lord Shiva. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu is having unlimited number of names....
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What is Madhusudhan meaning in Sanskrit (Hinduism)

What is Madhusudhan meaning in (Sanskrit) Hinduism Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family. To understand the meaning of Madhusudhana, first of all let us understand what is Madhuripu means? Madhuripu = Madhu + Ripu; Madhu = Divine honey and Ripu = Enemy; and Madhuripu means the enemy of honey. Now let us understand, what is the relationship between honey and enemy? Here we have to understand the meaning as per Hindu Sanatana Dharma shastras (divine theory). Bhagavan Vishnu in his Bhagavan Hayagriva avatar. We should all be knowing, who are the enemies of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu? Answer is easy and simple. All the 'Adharmis' (Asuras / demons) are the enemies of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. The divine name Madhu is one of the 'ananta' (unlimited) names of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. That is, from the shloka 8 of "Sri Vishnu Sahasranama", that is, "mADhavO-maDhuh" (Madhavo Madhuh), we should note that of this "mADhavO-maDhuh" = He is the one who is the slayer...
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What is the importance of Tulsi plant in Hinduism

What is the importance of Tulsi plant in Hinduism Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Significance of Tulasi: “Each and every house with a divine Tulasi plant is a place of divine pilgrimage. In these houses there won't be any diseases, no messenger(s) of Yama Deva (God of Death) can enter.” This is said in Skanda purana, Padmapurana Uttarakhanda. Also in our Shastras it said that: "tulanaa naasti athaiva tulsi" Meaning of this shloka is as given below: Tulasi is the one which is incomparable (in its qualities). The divine Srimad-Bhagavatam tells the special position of the divine Tulasi plant: “Although flower producing plants like the mandara, kunda, kurabaka, utpala, champaka, arna, punnaga, nagakesara, bakula, lily, and parijata are full of transcendental fragrance, they are still conscious of the austerities performed by Tulasi. Tulasi is given highly special preference by the Bhagavan Sri Hari, who always garlands Himself with Tulasi leaves.” Tulasi is the divine essence of all devotional activities. The...
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Shravana Upavasa (fasting) importance & significances

Shravana Upavasa (fasting) importance & significances Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Upavasa (fasting) on the ‘Shravana’ Ekadashi day - Somebody who doesn’t celebrate the Ekadashi Upavasa Vrata on the Shravana nakshatra, that person would accumulate huge amount of the bad Karmas and he / she will become ‘mandha buddhi’ (dull minded). The Shravana Dwadashi will fall on the ‘Bhadrapada’, ‘Maagha’ and ‘Phalguna’ maasas (months) only. Having food in others’ house – On the dashami and dwadashi days, one should never ever have food in somebody else’s house and it would also accumulate lots of bad Karmas. Here one may get a question that, during the Shravana Dwadashi period one has to do two days of continuous Upavasa? Dwadashi Vrata is a Vishnu Vrata. That day (Dwadashi day) if someone does the Parana and if completes the Upavasa Vrata, wouldn’t that be considered as the completion of the Vrata?  – Since Sri Vishnu is the Devata for...
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Vishnu Sahasranama (1000 names) meaning

Vishnu Sahasranama (1000 names) meaning Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Sri Krishna informing Bhishma to tell Sri Vishnu Sahasranama to Yudhishthira and other Pandavas ‘Vishnu Sahasranama’ means, 1000 names of Lord Vishnu. But this doesn't mean Lord Vishnu has only 1000 names. Our Shastras says that, "we can easily count the number of mud particles on this earth, but it is difficult to count the number of names of Lord Vishnu". This is the greatness of Lord Vishnu. Who wrote this and when? This was indeed written by Sri Veda Vyasa Ji in the Great Epic of Mahabharata. This was again re-told by the Great Bhishma. On Bhishma Ekadashi, that is, on Magha maasa (month) shukla paksha (bright fortnight) Ekadashi, on instructions by Bhagavan Sri Krishna, Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Stothram was revealed to the Pandavas on this day by Bhisma, who was lying in a 'sharashayya' (bed of arrows) after the Great War in Mahabharata. This was done in...
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How many reasons needed to be a Hindu

How many reasons needed to be a Hindu Sanatana Dharma (Hinduism) is called the 'aadi dharma' (a dharma which was started directly by Bhagavan Sri Hari (Vishnu) and it is existing since unknown age and definitely not just since 3k or 5k years). Sanatana Dharma means a Dharma which can never ever be 'anatha' (orphan). Sanatana means, this Dharma is directly protected by Bhagavan Vishnu and not by mere humans or unknown & so called people. Dharma means, a duty bound path whose duties are instructed directly by Bhagavan Vishnu. Bhagavan Vishnu has given us a list of Dharma (divine duties), which we need to perform until we are in the human form. If we don't perform, then we can't be called a humans. Night view of Venkatachala (Tirupati) temple. Now, let us under few important reasons to be a Hindu (Sanatana Dharmi): Hinduism teaches not only tolerance but universal acceptance. But tolerance doesn't means that if someone is abusing us and we need to keep...
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What are the Prayag Prayagraj significances, importance, real facts, Veni Daan

What are the Prayag Prayagraj significances, importance, real facts, Veni Daan

What are the Prayag Prayagraj significances, importance, real facts, Veni Daan Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! First let us know the meaning of the word Prayag or Prayaga. Here Prayaaga = Pra + Yaaga = Pra + Yaag = first + Yaag (Yagna). It is said in Hindu Sanatana Dharma shastras (scriptures), Sri Brahma Deva, first chose a land on the earth to perform 'Prakrista Yaga' at the beginning of shrusti / creation and thus Sri Brahma Deva called it as a 'Teertha Raja',  That is, 'King of all pilgrimage centers’ and thus the name Prayagraj (Prayagaraja) name came into existence. Prayag or Prayagraj is a city in the State of Uttar Pradesh situated at the sangama (confluence) of the most sacred river Ganga and Yamuna rivers. With this anther river also exists as the invisible river known as Saraswati. Prayagraj is one of the great four sites of Kumbha Mela. The other three being Haridwar, Ujjain,...
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Why Lord Ganesh is worshipped first

Why Lord Ganesh is worshipped first

Why Lord Ganesha is worshipped first Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu and Lord Ganesha blessings to you and your family! Just before moving forward let us first understand the meaning of the word Ganesha: Ganesha = Gana + Isha Here Gana means, a group of Demigods who live in Kailasa and are a happy group of Demigods who love to serve Lord Shiva and Parvati Devi. Isha means, someone who is leading a group. Thus full meaning of the name Ganesha is that, someone who is leading a group of Demigods known as Ganas. As a Dharmic Vedic God, presence of Lord Ganesha has been felt in all cosmic ages and has been eulogized in many Vedic scriptures. While several puranic scriptures like Shiva Purana, Skanda Purana, Brahma Vaivartha Purana etc have made reference of Lord Ganesha. Also similarly specific 'upapuranas' (sub Puranas) that is, Ganesha Purana, Mudgala Purana (both are Upa Puranas) are exclusively dedicated to Lord Ganesha.  As said above, as a leader...
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