Most powerful Gods in Hinduism (mythology)

Most powerful Gods in Hinduism (mythology) 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. My dear friends, kindly note that Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma) is not at all a mythology. Britishers and other foreigners have given this name mythology to us, so that they can easily divert our mind, with this we would never know the correct meaning of Sanatana Dharma (Hinduism). I urge you all not to use the word mythology in connection with Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma). Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma) is existing since the unknown time. No one knows about the starting point of this divine and most powerful Dharma on earth except Lord Vishnu himself. Today, let us know a long list of the most powerful Gods in Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma). In this post...
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Why Lakshmi is called as Chanchala (unstable / whimsical / restless) | How to welcome Lakshmi at home

Why Lakshmi is called as Chanchala (unstable / whimsical / restless) | How to welcome Lakshmi at home Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Welcome to #BhagavanBhakthi website / blog. Bhagavan Lord Sri Vishnu and Goddess Sri Lakshmi Devi blessings to you and your family! Dear friends, today let us know "Why Lakshmi is called as Chanchala (unstable / whimsical / restless)" | "How to welcome Lakshmi at home" The house where Goddess Sri Lakshmi Devi stays will always be wealthy, will always prosper and and will always be in healthy condition. But, Goddess Sri Lakshmi Devi is always unstable, whimsical, restless, fickle and thus she is called as "chanchala" (चंचल / ಚಂಚಲ / can̄cala ---> In Sanskrit language). Whoever follows a more pious and dharmic way as per our Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma), Goddess Sri Lakshmi Devi will go to such type of houses. So, even very small pious and dharmic rituals that we undertake, can make Goddess Sri Lakshmi Devi happy for us. Check out...
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Is Dattatreya confluence of Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh | Lord Dattatreya has 3 faces or 1 face

Is Dattatreya confluence of Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh | Lord Dattatreya has 3 faces or 1 face 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 going to know about "Is Dattatreya confluence of Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh | Lord Dattatreya has 3 faces or 1 face", let us know few basic points of Lord Dattatreya. Lord Dattatreya is an avatar of Lord Vishnu himself and there is no difference between Lord Vishnu and Lord Dattatreya. Lord Dattatreya parents names are Maharishi Atri (father) and Anasuya (mother). His two brothers are Rishi Durvasa and Chandra. Now, let us understand, "Does Lord Dattatreya has 3 faces or 1 face" with the below explanation. As per our Puranas, the Atri Maharshi and Anasuya Devi are the...
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List of Upanishad names (with basic information)

List of Upanishad names (with basic information) Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Welcome to #BhagavanBhakthi website / blog. Bhagavan Lord Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Dear friends, just before knowing the list of Upanishads names, let us have a brief idea of those great and divine Upanishads. The Upanishads in Sanskrit is pronounced as उपनिषद् / ಉಪನಿಷದ್ / upaniṣad. Upanishads are Vedic Sanskrit texts of Hindu Sanatana Dharma which explains the basis of Sanatana Dharma (Hinduism). Upanishads are one of the main part of the Vedas (the oldest scriptures of Hinduism). The Upanishads are commonly referred to as Vedānta as per Sanatana Dharma (Hinduism). Vedanta has been interpreted as the "last chapters, parts of the Veda" and alternatively as "object, the highest purpose of the Veda". The aim of all Upanishads is to investigate the nature of आत्मन् (ಆತ್ಮನ್ / ātman) (self). Various ideas about the relation between आत्मन् (ಆತ್ಮನ್ / ātman) (self) and ब्राह्मण् (ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣ್ / brāhmaṇ) (Supreme God - Vishnu) can be...
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What all things came out of samudra manthan (Churning of ocean)

What all things came out of samudra manthan Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! The real legend and classic समुद्र मंथन / ಸಮುದ್ರ ಮಂಥನ / samudra manthana (Samudra Manthana / Churning of ocean) is one of the popular phenomenon in Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma). This has been very clearly explained in Hindu Shastras (Hindu divine books) like Srimad Bhagavatam (Sri Vishnu Purana). The Samudra Manthana explains the origin of Amrita (Ambrosia), Kalpavriksha etc. (More names we will see below). Samudra Manthana episode shows both greed and need, that is, Rakshasas (Demons) showed the greed, whereas Devatas (Demigods) showed their need. Here Samudra Manthana = Ocean + Churning, that is churning of the ocean. Samudra Manthana is also known as Sagara Manthana or Kshira Sagara Manthana. Some people call it as simply 'Amrita Manthana'. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu made the Mandara parvata (mountain) the churning rod and Vasuki (Lord Shiva's neck snake) the rope, and svayam Bhagavan Sri Vishnu...
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Why do Indians (Hindus) do namaste with folded hands?

Why do Indians (Hindus) do namaste (prostration) with folded hands? Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Hinduism is the most oldest and most perfect Dharma on earth. There is no match between Hinduism and other religions on earth. Hindu Sanatana Dharma is existing since the 'aadi kalam' (grand unknown time frame) and will exist until the 'ananta kalam' (grand infinite time frame). Hindus are the only one who give the highest respect to each and everyone on this earth. Whether welcoming someone, or telling goodbye to someone, it is Hinduism who teaches the most correct way of greeting. We Hindus not only greet someone physically, but also we do it from our mind (manasa) and brain (buddhi). For this reason, Hinduism is the most perfect Dharma on this earth. As said in 'Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Phala Shruti' shloka 33: कायेन वाचा मनसेन्द्रियैर्वा बुद्ध्यात्मना वा प्रकृतेः स्वभावात् ।करोमि यद्यत्सकलं परस्मै नारायणायेति समर्पयामि ॥ 33 ॥ ಕಾಯೇನ ವಾಚಾ ಮನಸೇಂದ್ರಿಯೈರ್ವಾ ಬುದ್ಧ್ಯಾತ್ಮನಾ...
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What are Coconut (Kalash) unknown facts in Hinduism

What are Coconut (Kalash) unknown facts in Hinduism Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma) is so wide and extensive, it knows all the ingredients that are required for well-being, both materially and spiritually. Hindus know how to use a plant (tree), it's leaves, stems, fruits, roots, etc. in multiple occasions, that is, during worship (pooja), functions, rituals, ceremonies, to prepare food, etc. It may be a tiny plant or a huge tree, Hindus are well-versed on how to use it both materially and spiritually. Now, let us learn about one of the most auspicious tree's fruit in Hinduism called 'Coconut'. In Sanskrit Coconut is known as 'नारिकेल / ನಾರಿಕೇಲ / nārikēla'. What are Coconut (Kalasha) unknown facts in Hinduism are as given below: 1. Pooja : In Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma), one of the most common offerings during a pooja (worship) in house or in a temple is a coconut. 2. Other auspicious occasions :...
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Importance of Food (anna) in Hinduism (Bhagavad Gita)

Importance of Food (anna) in Hinduism (Bhagavad Gita) 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. अन्न / ಅನ್ನ / anna (Food) is the most essential item for humans after वायु / ವಾಯು / vāyu (Air) and जल / ಜಲ / jala (Water). In Hinduism अन्न / ಅನ್ನ / anna (Food) has a great importance and it is called as "परब्रह्म स्वरूप / ಪರಬ್ರಹ್ಮ ಸ್ವರೂಪ / parabrahma svarūpa", that is, in food directly Bhagavan Sri Vishnu is present in more than one form. For Bhagavan Sri Vishnu food is kept as 'नैवेद्य / ನೈವೇದ್ಯ / naivēdya' (Divine food), for Pitrus (ancestors) food is given as 'पिंड / ಪಿಂಡ / piṇḍa' etc. Thus this type of auspicious food should never be wasted. If food is...
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Why Hindus should not use RIP (Bhagavad Gita examples)

Why Hindus should not use RIP (Bhagavad Gita examples) Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! First let us know the full form and also let us have a basic idea about RIP. RIP = Rest in peace. This means, if someone dies, he / she is made to rest in peace. This phrase 'Rest in peace' (RIP) is taken from the Latin, that is, 'Requiescat in pace'. In the Catholic, Anglican, Lutheran and Methodist terminology, to wish the body of a decedent for the eternal rest and peace, Christians traditionally use 'Rest in Peace' as services and prayers. We have to note that Christian use this for the body and they don't have anything to do with the 'aatma' (Divine soul). In Christianity, a soul is described as something like 'prētātma' (प्रेतात्म / ಪ್ರೇತಾತ್ಮ ) / 'Ghost' / 'Spirit' etc. as said in Hinduism. Whereas in Hinduism an 'aatma' (Divine soul) has auspicious meaning. 'Aatma' is something...
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What is Hierarchy (Taratamya) meaning in Hinduism (Is Hierarchy good or bad to humanity?)

What is Hierarchy (Taratamya) meaning in Hinduism (Is Hierarchy good or bad to humanity?) Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! In Bharata (India) there are different sampradayas / traditions exists from north Kashmir to south Kanyakumari and from west Gujarat to east Arunachal Pradesh. Each and every sect and tradition have their own unique way of thinking, all have their own unique way of living, all have their own unique way of dressing style, all have their own unique foods, all have their own unique style of talking, all have their own unique language, all have their own way of tastes etc. There is no similarity between two sects and traditions not only in India, but in the whole world too. One person's taste can't be your taste, and your taste can't be the other person's taste. Your way of talking can't be my way of talking and my way of talking can't be your...
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