Sankat Mochan temple (mandir)

Sankat Mochan Temple The Sankat Mochan mandir is situated in the holy city of Varanasi. The legend is that this temple was established by Tulsidas, the…
Kedarnath Temple

Kedarnath – Jyotirlinga

Kedarnath temple One of the holiest Hindu temples dedicated to the Lord Shiva and is located on the near Mandakini river. Here, Shiva lingam is pyramid shaped and hence is unique among…
Draupadi cheerharan

Draupadi – an enigma

Draupadi - An enigma Of all characters of Mahabharat, Draupadi's character is probably the most complex and interesting, barring the Shri Krishna's character. If I dare…

Buddha Jayanti (festival)

The festival of Buddha Jayanti Buddha Jayanti is the most important Buddhist festival. Also known as ‘Buddha Poornima’, it is celebrated on the Poornima or full…

Jewish festivals

Jewish festivals Jewish community observes a number of festivals throughout the year. These festivals have their own significance and vary from being a simple rest day…