Significance of ‘Satya’ (Truth) and ‘Tapasya’ (Meditation)

Sathyameva Parabrahma Satyameva Param Thapah/ Satyameva Paro Yagnah Satyameva Para Srutham/ Satyam Sushteshu Jagatih Satyam cha Paramam Padam/ Satyanaiva Ghritha Pridhvi Satya Sarva Prathishthinam/ (Truth is Parabrahma, Truth is Great Meditation, Truth is Sacred Yagna, Truth is highly revered, Truth… Continue Reading

Some Illustrious Devotees to Siva and Special Austerities in Worship

Among millions of Devotees to Bhagavan Siva, a few of them are illustrious like Durvasa, Viswamitra, Daddhichi, Gautama, Bhargava, Brihaspati, Vaishampayana, Parashar, Vyas, Upamanyu, Yagavalka, Jaimini and Garg. King Sudyumna’s experiene was indeed interesting as he became a woman since… Continue Reading

‘Siva Sahasranamas’ (Thousand Names of Siva)

(0) OM Siva (The auspicious) (2) Hara (The Destroyer) (3) Mrida (Giver of Happiness) (4) Rudra (Trouble Shooter, Evil Demolisher) (5) Pushkar (Provider of Good Health), (6) Pushpalochana (Lotus-Eyed) (7) Arthagamya (Target / Fulfiller of Desires) (8) Sadachar (Sustainer of… Continue Reading