What is Pushkar (lake) fair unknown facts

What is Pushkar (lake) fair unknown facts Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Pushkar is the name of a famous pilgrimage center known as Pushkara Kshetram (A pilgrimage place known as Pushkar) located in Rajasthan at around 17 km from Ajmer city. It is said and believed that the lake here known as Pushkara Sarovaram (Lake) was the creation by directly Sri Brahma Deva. On this Pushkara Sarovaram (Lake) banks, Sri Brahma Deva performed tapas (penance) for several thousands of years. Here, we can find one of the very few limited temples where Sri Brahma Deva been worshiped. Pushkar shows the 12 years time factor in Vedic terms. Pushkara or Pushkar or Pushkaram is a festival of a particular river celebrated once in 12 years based on the movement of the planet Brihaspati / Guru / Jupiter in the zodiac house. What is Pushkar? पुष्कर / ಪುಷ್ಕರ / puṣkara / Pushkara or Pushkar is a divine Sanskrit...
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What are Kumbh Mela actual facts

What are Kumbh Mela actual facts Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! First of all, let us know what does the term 'कुंभ / ಕುಂಭ / Kumbh / Kumbha' signify: Literally, Kumbha means an auspicious water pot. It signifies a container and water in the pot. [Remember the KumbhKarna of Ramayana. He was the brother of Ravana. He is so called because he had huge ears (Karna) and those ears were in the shape of Kumbh (pots) and thus the name KumbhKarna.] In a religious parlance Kumbha is compared with a Kalash(a), which is nothing but a Pot (घट / ಘಟ / ghaṭa / Ghata) containing water with other divine ingredients. A Kalasha (or a Kumbha) is considered as highly divine and holy symbol in Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma). A Kalasha can generally be made out of the following material, that is, earthen (mud), copper, brass, silver, gold depending on one’s capacity and occasion. Also, Kumbha is...
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Why Tirupati (Tirumala) is called Saptagiri Kshetram

Why Tirupati (Tirumala) is called Saptagiri Kshetram Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Welcome to #BhagavanBhakthi website / blog. Bhagavan Lord Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! In this website / blog, you will always learn about #Hinduism #Sanskrit language. Also subscribe to my YouTube channel #BhagavanBhakthi to view videos about #Hinduism #Sanskrit language. Just before knowing about "Why Tirupati (Tirumala / Tirumalai) is called Saptagiri Kshetram?", let us have a brief about Tirupati (Tirumala / Tirumalai). Tirupati or Tirumala / Tirumalai is a divine city in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, India. This divine city of Tirupati is located 750 km southwest of state's executive capital Visakhapatnam. This divine city of Tirupati is home to Bhagavan Sri Venkatesha / Srinivasa / Balaji, an avatar of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. This Kshetram (Pilgrimage place) is one of the eight 'Swayam vyakta Kshetrams' (Directly evolved pilgrimage place) dedicated to Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu came down as Bhagavan Sri Srinivasa / Venkatesha to get marry to...
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Bhadrachalam (Sri Sita Ramachandra Swamy) temple unknown facts

Bhadrachalam (Sri Sita Ramachandra Swamy) temple unknown facts Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Rama blessings to you and your family! The most divine Sri Sita Ramachandra Swamy temple of Bhadrachalam (Also known as Sri Vaikuntha Rama Kshetram) is a pious and auspicious Hindu temple. Here the main deity is Bhagavan Sri Sita Ramachandra Swamy, who is none other than the avatar of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu took the avatar of Bhagavan Sri Rama as the 7th avatar, whereas the other avatars are: 1st is Sri Varaha Swamy, 2nd is Narasimha Swamy, 3rd is Sri Matsya, 4th is Sri Kurma, 5th is Sri Vamana, 6th is Sri Parashurama, 7th Sri Rama, 8th is Sri Krishna, 9th is Sri Buddha and 10th will be Sri Kalki (This avatar will happen at the end of Kali Yuga). The Bhadrachalam Sri Sita Ramachandra Swamy temple is dedicated to Bhagavan Sri Rama, as said above, he is a prominent avatar of the Bhagavan...
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What are Prayag (Prayagraj) unknown facts, significance (About Veni Daan)

What are Prayag (Prayagraj) unknown facts, significance (About Veni Daan)

What are Prayag (Prayagraj) unknown facts, significance (About Veni Daan) Namaste friends, how are you 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, and...
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What are Kashi (Varanasi) unknown facts, significance

What are Kashi (Varanasi) unknown facts, significance

What are Kashi (Varanasi) unknown facts, significance Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu and Lord Shiva blessings to you and your family! First of all let us all know the meaning of the words Kashi, Varanasi and Banaras. Kashi means something bright, highly shining, illuminating, splendid, etc. In Sanskrit 'kaash' means to shine brightly. Thus total meaning of the word Kashi = Kaash (काश) + i (ई) = shining brightly + this place. Means, this is a place which shines very brightly. Varanasi - 'Varuna river with the Ganga river being to its north' and 'that of Asi (Assi) river and the Ganga river to its south', that means a place where Varuna river along with Ganga river is situated to the north. Similarly, Assi river along with Ganga river is situated to the south. Varanasi = Varana + asi = Varuna river + asi (assi) river, that is, this is a place where Varuna + Assi rivers flows along with Ganga...
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What are Dwarka unknown facts (greatness / mahatma)

What are Dwarka unknown facts (greatness / mahatma)

What are Dwarka unknown facts (greatness / mahatma) Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Dwarakadisha (Krishna) blessings to you and your family! First of all, let us know the meaning of the word Dwarka (Dwaraka / Dvaraka / Dvarka): Here Dwarka = Dwar + Ka = Door (Gateway) + Krishna (Brahma / Brahman / Parabrahma). Dwarka is the door (gateway) to meet Bhagavan Sri Krishna. In Kali Yuga, one of the most easiest way to find Bhagavan Sri Krishna is visiting this most divine place of Dwarka or Dwarka Puri. Here Dwarka Puri means, a place of Bhagavan Sri Krishna. Here Puri means a divine and auspicious place. Dwarka is also alternatively spelled as Dwarika or Dvarika. Dwarka (Dvarka) is one of the Sapta Puris (seven sacred cities) in Hinduism. List of Dwarka unknown facts are as given below: Dwarka = Door to meet Sri Krishna Dwarka is one of the seven tirthas of Hindus Dwarka is situated on the banks of river Gomati Dwarka is existing...
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List of pilgrimage places near Tirupati (Venkatachalam hill)

List of pilgrimage places near Tirupati (Venkatachalam hill)

List of pilgrimage places near Tirupati (Venkatachalam hill) Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Welcome to #BhagavanBhakthi website / blog. Bhagavan Lord Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! In this website / blog, you will always learn about #Hinduism #Sanskrit language. Also subscribe to my YouTube channel #BhagavanBhakthi to view videos about #Hinduism #Sanskrit language. India is full of pilgrimage places. From north Kashmir to south Kanyakumari and from west Gujarat to east Arunachal Pradesh, our great country India is filled with the pilgrimage places. Tirupati is the place which is been famous since ages. This is the same place where Bhagavan Sri Vishnu in his avatar of Bhagavan Sri Srinivasa (Venkatesha / Balaji) came to earth to get marry with Goddess Sri Padmavati Devi. To witness the most divine marriage all the Gods and Goddesses had arrived including Sri Maha Lakshmi Devi, Sri Brahma Deva, Sri Vayu Deva, Sri Saraswati Devi, Sri Bharati Devi, Sri Rudra Deva, Sri Parvati Devi, Sri...
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List of Hindu pilgrimage places as per Hindu scriptures

List of Hindu pilgrimage places as per Hindu scriptures

List of Hindu pilgrimage places as per Hindu scriptures Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! India (Bharata), just name is enough for anyone to get it's introduction. Our ancestors have given us such great pilgrimage places that just thinking of those pilgrimage places is enough for us to gain the mukti / moksha (divine liberation). Just visualizing those names and places will gain us all the material and spiritual things. Starting from Bhagavan Sri Hari's pilgrimages places, we have pilgrimage places for all the Demigods also all over India. Starting from Jammu & Kashmir up to Kanyakumari and starting from Gujarat up to Arunachal Pradesh we are completely filled with divine pilgrimage places. Now let us know few such kind of divine pilgrimages places which are located in India. The following is taken from Varaha Purana. Here Lord Varaha himself explains about the following teerthas (pilgrimage places) to his wife Prithvi Devi or BhooDevi (Mother Earth. List...
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