Meenakshi Temple- The Marvel of Madurai

Meenakshi Amman Temple, also known as Minakshi-Sundareshwara Temple, is one of the oldest and most important temples in India. Located in the city of Madurai, the temple has a great mythological and historical significance. Located in the heart of the city of Madurai, the Meenakshi-Sundareshwarar temple is dedicated to goddess Meenakshi, the consort of lordContinue reading “Meenakshi Temple- The Marvel of Madurai”

The Dwarkadhish Temple

The Dwarkadhish temple, also known as the Jagat Mandir is a Hindu Temple dedicated to the Lord Krishna, who is worshiped here by the name Dwarkadhish, or ‘King of Dwarka’. The temple is located at Dwarka city of Gujrat, India, which is one of the destinations of Char Dham ( Sacred abodes: Badrinath, Puri, Rameshwaram and Dwarka), a Hindu pilgrimage circuit. Dwarka meansContinue reading “The Dwarkadhish Temple”

Varanasi: The Cultural Capital of India

The religious and cultural heartbeat of India can be found in Varanasi, the most sacred city for Hindus, and the oldest living city in the world, dating back to 2,000 BCE. Also known as Benares, Banaras or Kashi, Varanasi is the holiest of the seven sacred cities in Hinduism. Devout Hindus believe that if youContinue reading “Varanasi: The Cultural Capital of India”

Mahabalipuram-UNESCO World Heritage site

Mahabalipuram is a historic city and UNESCO World Heritage site in Tamil Nadu, India. During the reign of the Pallava Dynasty, between the 3rd century CE and 7th century CE, it became an important centre of art, architecture and literature. Mahabalipuram was already a thriving sea port on the Bay of Bengal before this time. Mahabalipuram is a coastal town in NorthContinue reading “Mahabalipuram-UNESCO World Heritage site”

This Enormous 8th Century Temple in India Was Carved from One Rock

Formed from a single block of excavated stone, Kailasa temple is considered one of the most impressive cave temples in India. The enormous structure is one of 34 cave temples and monasteries that are collectively known as the Ellora Caves. Located in the western region of Maharashtra, the caves are a UNESCO World Heritage Site and includeContinue reading “This Enormous 8th Century Temple in India Was Carved from One Rock”

Ancient Indian engineering ..250 years old bowl of Baby Lord Krishna

Below is the video of 250 year old bowl said to be engineered by Vishwakarma … This bowl when you start filling with water not even a drop comes out of the bowl but once the water reaches lord krishna feet not even a drop remains in the bowl!!. This bowl represents the story whenContinue reading “Ancient Indian engineering ..250 years old bowl of Baby Lord Krishna”

The terrifying AGHORI sadhus of INDIA…

Who are the Aghoris? The Aghori are a small group of ascetic Shaiva sadhus based in Uttar Pradesh, India. They engage in post-mortem rituals. They often dwell in charnel grounds, smear cremation ashes on their bodies, and use bones from human corpses for crafting kapalas (skull cups which Shiva and other Hindu deities are often iconically depicted holding or using) and jewellery Is there any Ahori path? Definitely there is, still a veryContinue reading “The terrifying AGHORI sadhus of INDIA…”

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1000 years old Brihadeeswara temple of Lord Shiva!

And the architecture of the temple makes it OMG!! This temple is a fine example of the Dravidian architecture built by Raja Raja Chola 1,situated in Tamilnadu. This temple is 216 feet high and more than 130,000 tons of granite is said to have been used to built it. And what is more surprising isContinue reading “1000 years old Brihadeeswara temple of Lord Shiva!”