Category Archives: Indian Festivals

VaraLakshmi Vratam: Know VaraLakshmi Vratam shubh muhurat and rituals & Significance

VaraLakshmi also known as VaramahaLakshmi Vrata, It is a festival dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi. In Hindu it is one of the important festival during the month of Shravana or Sawan. In Andhra, Telangana and Maharashtra regions, VaraLakshmi fasting is mainly performed by married women only, VaraLakshmi Vrat is suggested not only for women but also… Read More »

Agni Nakshatram 2020 Ends : Know the significance & Important dates of Agni Nakshatram Ends

When sun or ‘surya’ passes through the ‘Krittika’ star during this period of Agni Nakshatram. This period is devoted to Lord Murugan and celebrated as Agni Nakshatram festival.The period of Agni Nakshatram is also famously known as ‘Agni Nakshatra’. The period of Agni Nakshatram marks the onset of summer season and In the Gregorian Calendar… Read More »

Avani Avittam 2020 *Yajurveda : Know more about Avani Avittam *Yajurveda Significance & Vrat Benefits

Yajurveda Avani Avittam or Yajur vedi Upakarma is observed by Yajurvedi Brahmins. On the full moon day those who follow Yajurveda execute the Upakarma on Shravana Nakshatra day in the month of Shravana. Upakarma which is a Vedic ritual is still practiced by Hindus of Brahmin community. Avani Avittam means start up or Arambham. On… Read More »