Ritu

Chintamani Lord Ganesha

Chintamani – Ashtavinayak – Lord Ganesha

Chintamani Chintamani is a form of Lord Ganesha. He is worshipped for unity, prosperity, learning and removing obstacles. Ashtavinayak is eight forms of Ganesha. All the eight temples of Ganesha are located in Maharashtra. All the idols of Ashtavinayak are self originated (swayambhu). Chintamani Temple of Theur is a Hindu temple located 22 km from …

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Bhishma

Bhishma Ekadashi

Today is Bhishma Ekadashi. This auspicious day  is observed in the Magha Month or Magha Masam (January – February). It is observed mainly in South India, especially in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. The popular belief is that the Vishnu Sahasranama Stotram (thousand names dedicated to Lord Vishnu) was revealed to the Pandavas on this day …

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