Religious tourism

Registration begins for Amarnath Yatra 2016

The registration for the 45-day long Amarnath Yatra started on Monday, February 29, 2016. Pilgrims can obtain the registration forms from the branches of [...]

Top 10 religious places in India

Of all the seeds sown here, religion yielded the richest harvest. You cannot think of an India without its spiritual side. In this part of the world, the days [...]

Shani Deva: Is he the lord of bad luck?

Hindus have great respect for Shani Deva (Saturn). He isn’t the most loved deity, but he is worshipped by almost everyone. One of the planets of the [...]

Shani Shingnapur Temple in Maharashtra

Shani Shingnapur is a village in Maharashtra. Its claim to fame is its temple dedicated to Shani Dev (Saturn). Shingnapur is about 35 km from Ahmednagar [...]

Siddhivinayak Mandir, Mumbai

One of the richest temples in the country, Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Mandir is situated at Prabhadevi, in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The temple is a 10 [...]

The legend of Lord Ayyappan

Ayyappan also known as Manikandan was born out of the union of Vishnu and Shiva. Vishnu had assumed the form of the beautiful woman Mohini to recover [...]

Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple

Madurai is a 2500 year old city in Tamil Nadu. Its claim to fame is the historic Meenakshi Amman Temple dedicated to goddess Parvati and her consort Shiva. [...]

Tallest Hanuman statues in India

Hanuman is one of the most popular Hindu Gods. He is known for his strength and valor. Obviously, a god of his strength and power deserves idols befitting his [...]

Hindu God: Hanuman

Hanuman also known as Maruthi, Anjaneya or Bajrangabali is a Hindu god. He is the epitome of devotion, righteousness, valor, strength, celibacy and [...]