Category Archives: Hymns & Chanting

Spiritual Significance of Coconuts in Hindu Customs

Thoughts to Ponder Why do we use Coconuts in Rituals as Kalash Why do we break coconuts in temples especially in Ganapathy temples over hundreds of coconuts and it’s significance. Also the significance of reciting the mantras for 108 times….. … Continue reading

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Aum

AUM is the primordial sound, which is the reason behind this entire creation and it is existing in the form of a continuous flow of the sound in its subtlest form in the entire universe. It is said that this … Continue reading

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The Sri Chakra-Sri Yantra Mandala

Article Compiled and Edited by Girish Pai The article explains Sri Chakra (“sacred wheel”)  or The Sri Yantra (“sacred instrument”). The contents of this article include: What is The Sri chakra-Sri Yantra Mandala The Science behind this mystical Sri Chakra The Tantra Resolution of Problems Complex … Continue reading

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Sri Lalitha Sahasranama and it’s Significance

Source: http://www.sreevidya.co.in/sreevidya.htm Sri Lalitha Sahasranama is in the 36th chapter of Lalitopakyana in Brahmanda  Purana. It is a hymn that describes the 1000 various names of Sree Lalithaa and praises God as the Divine Mother or God’s Shakti or Power. It is presented … Continue reading

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