Category Archives: Temples

Sri Manjunatha Temple, Dharmasthala :History Architecture,significance

Sri Manjunatha Temple, Dharmasthala

Sri Manjunatha Temple, Dharmasthala Sri Manjunatha Temple, in Dharmasthala, Karnataka, is about 800 years old with a pleasing environment dedicated to Bhagwan Shiva. There is a soul-stirring beauty about the temple which extends into its serene surroundings. But what does Dharmasthala mean? It means the “Adobe of Dharma”, representing the essence and nucleus of humanity […]

Hampi VirupakshaTemple:History,Architectur,Temple Timing

Hampi Virupaksha Temple

Introduction:  Virupaksha TempleLocated on the banks of the Tungabhadra river in Karnataka, Hampi stands proudly for its rich historical significance. Around 1500 AD, the city had sheltered as the capital of the great Vijayanagara empire. Popular as the city of ruins, Hampi, listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site, is enveloped by the abysses of […]

Ram Janmabhoomi Temple in Ayodhya : History,Location,significance

Ram Janmabhoomi Temple in Ayodhya

Introduction For many years, the Ram Mandir temple in Ayodhya has been a religious and political debating point in India. A place closely associated with Lord Rama, the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu, Ayodhya remains a sacred place for the Hindus. It is regarded as one of the seven sacred cities of the Hindus because […]

Tulsi Manas Mandir in Varanasi: History & Significance,Temple Timings

Tulsi Manas Temple in Varanasi

Introduction: Tulsi Manas Mandir in Varanasi Varanasi is a holy land on the banks of the Ganges. It is the oldest living city in the world. Often referred to as India’s cultural and religious capital, Varanasi is a land of temples, pilgrimage, and peace. In the old times, it was known as Kashi or Benaras […]

Shirdi Sai Baba Temple-History, Festivals, Pooja Timings.


Shirdi, a small yet well-known town near Nashik in Maharashtra, has become concomitant with the highly revered fakir Sai Baba. Anyone who decides to visit this spiritual land of Sai will be completely enamored by his holy teachings and great deeds towards humanity. Whether one is an ardent believer of Sai, a Sai bhakta, or […]

Badrinath Temple : History, Architecture,Significance pooja Timings.

Badrinath Temple

Tirth Yatra to Char Dham in India not only purifies the soul but is also believed to play a pivotal role in one’s journey as a human to achieve Moksh(salvation) by the Hindus. Badrinath, a Char Dham locale, is one of the holiest pilgrimage sites in India, in the Garhwal Hill tracks of Chamoli District, Uttarakhand. The majestic temple is at a height […]

Golden temple :History,Rituals and Festivals, Pooja Timings

Golden Temple

Guru govind dooo khade, kaake laagoon paany… balihaaree guru aapane, govind diyo bataay… I still remember this Doha of Sant Kabir Das from my school days. He asks, whose feet will we touch first as a gesture of honor if both Guru and Govind (God) are in front of us? Then Sant Kabir says the Guru deserves […]

Gangotri Temple: History,Story, Pooja and Darshan timings, rituals

Gangotri Temple

Gangotri Temple is the birthplace of the river Maa Ganga, one of the four Chota Char Dham of India. We Indians love and worship our nature. We treat the trees, animals, mountains, and rivers as Gods. It is said that during the era of Pre Vedic-Period, people found their God in nature. Even the terracotta […]

Kedarnath Temple :History,Mythology,Temple Rituals, Pooja Timings

kedarnath temple

Kedarnath Temple      Kedarnath is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas in India. The place of devotion and spirituality. The bird’s nest for Sadhus and the sacred place of Mahadeva, the Lord of Gods. Who is Shiva? Everyone admires him for different reasons. For some, he is the destroyer of evil and the supreme God […]

Srikalahasti Temple:History,Temple Structure,temple Rituals, Pooja Timings

srikalahasti temple

Srikalahasti Temple Introduction Have you ever heard about worshiping Lord Vayu (The Air God)? No! right, but it’s true. In a nation having diverse cultures and traditions, we also worship Lord Vayu in the form of Lord Shiva in Srikalahasti Temple. The temple is located in Chittoor District in Andhra Pradesh. Further, the temple is […]