What is the greatness of Ganga, origin, history, names, festivals, birth, significance, reference

What is the greatness of Ganga, origin, history, names, festivals, birth, significance, reference

What is the greatness of Ganga, origin, history, names, festivals, birth, significance, reference Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! The most holy of tirthas is the confluence of the rivers Ganga and Yamuna. But why, river Ganga is so pavitra / sacred? The main reason is that Ganga is the putri / daughter of svayam Sri Hari. She gets birth from the feet of Sri Hari. What punya would Ganga Devi had done to be born from the feet of Sri Hari. This is the most important reason that river Ganga is the most pavitra river on this earth. The second most reason is that after river Ganga takes birth from the feet of Sri Hari, she goes and take rest in the kamandala of Sri Brahma Deva. This is the second reason for Ganga Devi being so sacred. The third most reason is that after the above two, Ganga Devi goes and sits on...
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What is the meaning of Dharmo rakshati rakshitah, good deeds fruits correct story

What is the meaning of Dharmo rakshati rakshitah, good deeds fruits correct story

What is the meaning of Dharmo rakshati rakshitah, good deeds fruits correct story Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Dear friends, now let us understand this with a story: In a place called Aruṇāspadam, once upon a time, there used to live a brāhmaṇa gṛhastha (household) by name Pravara. Pravara used to do atithi-abhyāgata seva always (serving the guests wholeheartedly). He had great interest in doing Tīrtha-yātras (visiting pilgrimage places). He used to give ātithyam (hospitality) to people who returned from Tīrtha-yātras and was always in knowing the Yātra-viśeṣhas (what all happened during the pilgrimage) from them. Once a great Siddha (learnt man), who in a very young age did many Tīrtha-yātras, came to Pravara. Pravara gave atithyam (hospitality) to him, did satkāram (treating well) and asked him how he was able to travel so many Divya-kṣhetras (divine pilgrimage place) at such a young age. The Siddha (learnt man) told him that he had a Divya Pāda-lepanam (divine...
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What is the Chandravansh (Lunar dynasty) family tree | The family of Kuru or Kaurava | The family of Santanu | The family of Yudhisthira and Arjuna.

What is the Chandravansh (Lunar dynasty) family tree | The family of Kuru or Kaurava | The family of Santanu | The family of Yudhisthira and Arjuna.

What is the Chandravansh (Lunar dynasty) family tree | The family of Kuru or Kaurava | The family of Santanu | The family of Yudhisthira and Arjuna.     Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Krishna blessings to you and your family! Just before going to "What is the Chandravamsha (Lunar dynasty) family tree", let us have a brief about Bhagavan Sri Krishna and Pandvas families. Bhagavan Sri Krishna was born in the great family of Chandravamsha (Lord Chandra / Moon lineage). In India, the Chandravamsha or Lunar dynasty is famously known as 'Yaduvamsha' as he was one of the great King of the Chandravamsha or Lunar dynasty. Few of the great people belonging to this great Chandravamsha (Lunar dyanasty) are Bhagavan Sri Krishna, Vishwamitra, Kuru, Yayati, Yadu, Santanu, Bhishma, Yudhishthira etc. We all Indians should be highly proud of being born in this greatest country Bharata (India). We have born in this greatest country as we may have done some 'punya karma' (good...
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What is the Suryavansh (Solar dynasty) family tree | Ishvaku family tree | Raghu family tree | Dasharatha family tree | Sri Rama family tree | Sagara family tree

What is the Suryavansh (Solar dynasty) family tree | Ishvaku family tree | Raghu family tree | Dasharatha family tree | Sri Rama family tree | Sagara family tree

What is the Suryavansh (Solar dynasty) family tree | Ishvaku family tree | Raghu family tree | Dasharatha family tree | Sri Rama family tree | Sagara family tree     Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Rama blessings to you and your family! Just before going to "What is the Suryavamsha (Solar dynasty) family tree", let us have a brief about Bhagavan Sri Rama and his family. Bhagavan Sri Rama was born in the great family of Suryavamsha (Lord Surya / Sun lineage). In India, the Suryavamsha or Solar dynasty was founded by the great king Ikshvaku. Few of the great people belonging to this great Suryavamsha (Solar dyanasty) are Mandhata, Muchukunda, Ambarisha, Bharata Chakravarti, Satya Harishchandra, Dileepa, Sagara, Raghu etc. We all Indians should be highly proud of being born in this greatest country Bharata (India). We have born in this greatest country as we may have done some 'punya karma' (good deeds) in our earlier lives. Now let us move on to...
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