We worship the NavaDurga in the form of the goddess Shailaputri on the first night of Navratri. She rides Nandi the bull and carries a trishula, as she is associated with Lord Shiva.
Navratri, the 9 nights to honor the many forms of the Goddess begins on October 6th in North America and October 7th in India and Europe. We honor Durga, Lakshmi and Saraswati.
Pitru Paksha 2021 is the 2 weeks dedicated to honoring our ancestors. It’s a sacred time to perform special rituals for their souls.
The auspicious full Moon of Guru Purnima 2021 falls on July 23rd in North America, and on July 24th in India. We honor our teachers onthis day.
Hanuman Jayanti celebrates the birth of Lord Rama’s faithful servant, the epitome of courage and devotion. Hanuman Jayanti 2021 falls on April 26th in North America and April 27th in India.
One night of each year in the Vedic or Indian calendar is dedicated to the worship of Lord Shiva. This sacred holiday is known as Maha Shivaratri – the great night of Shiva. According to mypanchang.com, Maha Shivaratri 2021 falls on March 11 in all parts of the world. The only exception is that residents […]
The new year brings us opportunities to implement healthy changes to bring balance into our lives. Learn 10 simple Ayurvedic health tips which you can use now.
Indian new year is part of the festival Diwali. This year, it falls on October 15th in North America. It is the Gujarati new year and full of traditions.
Kali Chaudas or Naraka Chaturdashi celebrates Kali’s victory of the demon Narakasura. It’s a time when we can remove our own negativities as we prepare for the new year.
Dhanteras celebrates the birth of Lord Dhanvantari, the patron saint of Ayurveda. It is part of the festival of Diwali 2020