This year 2010 is a very special. The 2 Festivals Eid and Ganeshotsav falls on the same day. Wish all visitors of this Blog a very auspicious Ganesh Chaturthi 2010!
Saturday, September 11, 2010
Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Wishing All readers a Happy and Blessed Janmashtami Festival!
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Sunday, July 11, 2010
According to the NASA there would be a Total Solar Eclipse on Sunday, the July 11, 2010, begins at 17:10 hrs Universal Time and ends at 21:58 hrs. The maximum total duration of the total solar eclipse will be 5 minutes and 20 seconds. This is the 2nd total Solar Eclipse in 2010. This sort of an eclipse is happening after over 1000 years according to the astrologers where though it is a total eclipse it is not seen in majority of places. This would be visible in Southern Pacific Ocean regions, Tuamotu in French Polynesia, Mangaia (Cook Islands), Easter Island (Isla de Pascua) and Argentina, Chile in South America. This eclipse would not be visible in India.
The position of planets at the time of eclipse and its placement in the house creates an impact on us and last for almost 6 months. Since the eclipse falls in Gemini sign all individuals who have their Ascendant, Birth moon, Birth Sun in Gemini will be affected the most. The most affected would be those born under nakshatras Aadra, Punarvasu and Pushya. Keep a complete fast during the eclipse period and chant the mantras of your rasi graha apart from mantras like Gayatri Mantra, Ashtakshara Mantra, Mahamrityunjay Mantra is also chanted during eclipse. The strotras of Sun like Surya Kavach Strotra and Aditya Hridaya Strotram can also be chanted. A holy dip at sacred rivers on the day of eclipse is also auspicious.
Friday, June 11, 2010
Today, June 12, 2010, is Shani Amavasya as well as Shani Jayanti. This day is the Birthday or day of appearance of Lord Shani. So, pray and do rituals for Shanidev to remove the bad Effects of Planet Saturn in Horoscope. This is also the best day to perform Shraadh and Tarpan to dead ancestors. If you are suffering from Pitra Dosh or Kaala Sarpa Dosh, use this auspicious day to please and pacify Lord Shani. You may keep fasts, recite Shani mantras and sthothras, visit Shani or Navagraha temples nearby and offer oil on idol of Lord Shani, donate clothes or footwear to the needy etc.
Om Sham Shaneshcharayae Namah!
Om Pram Preem Prom Sah Shaneshcharayae Namah!
Wish you all tons of Blessings from Lord Shani.
Thursday, February 11, 2010
Shiva Thandava Stothra and Shiva Mahimna stotram have special significance on the Maha Shivaratri Day. Given below are videos of these stotrams.
Wishings you Divine Blessings from Lord Shiva on this Day!
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Shani Amavasya is considered the best day to please Lord Shani. Shani devotees keep fast, take darshan of shani,offer til oil to him and chant his mantras on this day. In 2010 Shani Amavasya falls on February 13, June 12 and November 6.
Wish you all tons of Blessings on this day!
Shani Maha Mantra
Saturday, January 30, 2010
Maha Shivaratri means "The Night of Shiva". This festival is celebrated in honor of Lord Shiva. Maha Shivratri falls every year on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha (waning moon) of the month of Maagha or Phalguna in the Hindu Calender which falls on the night before the day of the new moon. Most of the ceremonies take place during the night. On this day, fasting and night vigil (jaagaran) are observed.
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Friday, January 29, 2010
Does the disease Cancer have an Astrological Connection? If the Astrologers have to be believed they do have a connection. While analysing patients who have Cancer or those who died of Cancer similar planetary positions can be found.
What is Cancer? Cancer can be defined as the abnormal growth of body cells. This growth can be benign or malignant. Benign is considered non-cancerous and malignant is cancerous. Cancer can affect just about every organ in the human body.
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Does the position of Planets have anything to do with accidents? Yes, that’s what Astrologers think. Everything that happens in the life of an individual is influenced by Planets. Most astrologers associate Mars and Saturn with Accidents. The positioning of Uranus, Neptune and Pluto is also said to be vital when it comes to accidents. If you are Accident prone or having frequent accidents then you should get your Horoscope analysed by an Expert Astrologer and take remedial measures immediately. Gem Therapy can help you avert the situation.
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The position of the planets in the solar and lunar systems at the time of birth ascertains the personality and characteristics of the individual, ranging from thinking, reasoning, emotions, philosophy, desires, aversions, health, career, etc. A weak influence of planets or stars can result in an imbalance in life, physical suffering or financial obstacles. However, Based on the Birth date there are gemstones assigned to the 12 signs of the Zodiac (ie Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius and Pisces) which a person can wear to improve his positive qualities. The Sun stays for a month in each Zodiac Sign in a year. Though the Sun enters the sign on 21st it is still influenced to a certain extent by the attributes of the preceding Sign which do not fade away entirely until a week or so has elapsed.
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Mangal Dosha is a major Problem found in Horoscope. According to Astrology Mars or Mangal is the Planet which represents power, strength, courage and aggression. A positive influence of Mars can give us energy, strong will, independence and self confidence. But if there is a negative influence of this Planet it can result in violence, disaster, conflicts or injury. It also indicates premature death; as with loss of partner, when Mars is afflicted by Kujadosha. This affliction of Mars in the 1st, 4th, 7th, 8th, 12th house of a natal chart makes the horoscope to be known as a Manglik horoscope or Manglik Kundali . However, the positions of the Sun and Saturn in a horoscope along with Mars have to be considered to determine if the horoscope of the person is Manglik in nature.
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Our Horoscope can speak a lot about us. A horoscope can be described as a detailed layout of the zodiac and planets at the time of birth. It represents the zodiacal sign rising at the place of birth and the location of planets in various signs. The Twelve houses of the horoscope define twelve areas of our life.All these houses hold special Significance in the life of an Individual.
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Friday, January 8, 2010
The first Solar Eclipse or Surya Grahan of the year falls on January 15, 2010 on Friday. It begins at 23.17 hrs on 14.01.2010 (Thursday) and lasts till to 15.11 hrs on 15.01.2010 (Friday).This is a partial solar eclipse with a totality expected to be around 11 minutes. This totality can be visible in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and
It is adviced that you avoid eating solid foods from 6 AM till the end of the eclipse. If possible avoid eating anything after 12 at night on 14th January 2010. You should take bath before and after the solar eclipse. You can chant mantras during the eclipse and get blessings from Gods but avoid doing abhisheks. This is an excellent day to perform tarpana and other rituals.