Spirituality: News

19 Feb 2024

Mental Health

Remodel your spiritual life through healthy habits

In our contemporary world, dominated by the relentless forces of commercialism, materialism, and atheism, the quest to nourish one's soul becomes a formidable undertaking.

14 Feb 2024


Basant Panchami: Celebrating traditions and rituals

Basant Panchami, also known as Saraswati Puja in many parts of India, marks the onset of the spring season and is celebrated with great fervor and enthusiasm across the country.

30 Jan 2024

Ram Lalla

Arun Yogiraj sculpted Ram Lalla's eyes in just 20 minutes

The recent Ram Mandir consecration ceremony in Ayodhya showcased a captivating idol of Ram Lalla, with eyes that radiated innocence and divinity.

25 Jan 2024


Understanding Mahayana New Year: A celebration of spiritual renewal

Buddhists are celebrating Mahayana New Year—a celebration deeply rooted in the traditions of Mahayana Buddhism, on January 25, 2024.

23 Jan 2024

Mental Health

Here is how spiritual music can uplift your spirit

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where emotions like anger, confusion, sadness, or embarrassment cloud your mind, leaving you wishing for clarity?

21 Jan 2024


Temple tales: 5 bizarre places of worship in India

India, a land rich in cultural and religious diversity, is home to a multitude of temples, each with its unique charm and significance.

19 Jan 2024

Mental Health

The right time to meditate and when to avoid it

Imagine sitting on fresh green grass, the wind slowly caressing your hair, your eyes closed, and your meditation tape on!

15 Jan 2024

Makar Sankranti

Best places to witness Makar Sankranti in India

Makar Sankranti is among the first few festivals in the country that are celebrated at the beginning of the year.

11 Jan 2024

Ram Mandir

Ram Mandir: Man uses savings; designs 196-foot saree for idol

Jujaru Nagaraju, a weaver from Dharmavaram, Andhra Pradesh, has used his life savings of Rs. 3.5 lakh to create an enormous 196-foot saree as a gift for the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya.

08 Jan 2024

Ram Mandir

Ram Mandir consecration ceremony: 7000kg 'Ram Halwa' to be prepared

The upcoming Ayodhya Ram Mandir consecration ceremony on January 22, 2024, is set to feature a staggering 7000 kg batch of 'Ram Halwa' prepared by renowned Nagpur-based Chef Vishnu Manohar.

25 Dec 2023

Mental Health

Exploring the connection between mental health and spirituality 

In the quest for mental well-being, an often overlooked path is the intersection of mental health and spirituality.

18 Dec 2023

Mental Health

Mirror gazing: A unique approach to self-compassion

In a time that constantly beckons for attention, the ancient practice of mirror gazing emerges as a whispered invitation to reclaim a moment of stillness.

06 Dec 2023


Italy's 'most handsome man' leaves modeling to become a priest

Italy's most attractive man Edoardo Santini has decided to abandon his modeling career to become a priest.

26 Nov 2023


Dev Diwali: History, significance, and celebrations

Dev Diwali is one of the auspicious festivals in India that is celebrated with a lot of grandeur, especially in Uttar Pradesh.

24 Nov 2023


Tratak: Understanding this ancient yogic practice of meditation

Long hours spent staring at screens on our smartphones and laptops can cause eye strain and fatigue.

24 Nov 2023


Tulsi Vivah 2023: Here's everything about this ancient festival

November 24 this year marks the celebration of a lesser-known Hindu festival called Tulsi Vivah, which is celebrated across India with a lot of traditions.

18 Nov 2023


Sacred rituals and deep significance of Chhath Puja

Chhath Puja, a venerable Hindu festival, is celebrated with great fervor and devotion in the Indian states of Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, and the Terai region of Nepal.

09 Nov 2023


Ram Ekadashi: Traditions, significance, and fasting

Ram Ekadashi is one of the most auspicious days per Hindu traditions. It falls on the eleventh day of the Kartik month, as per the Hindu calendar.

08 Nov 2023


Flowers with Indian mythological significance 

India's culture is a tapestry woven with intricate threads of mythology and nature.

30 Oct 2023


Mysteries in Cassadaga: Exploring Florida's spiritualist enclave 

In the heart of Central Florida, USA, just 50 miles away from the bustling theme parks of Orlando, lies the picturesque town of Cassadaga.

28 Oct 2023


Valmiki Jayanti: Celebrating the creator of the epic Ramayana

Valmiki Jayanti (also called Pragat Diwas), an important Hindu festival commemorates the birth anniversary of Maharishi Valmiki, the revered sage who composed the epic Ramayana. Maharishi in Sanskrit means great monk.

20 Oct 2023

Durga Puja

Navratri 2023: What the ten weapons of Maa Durga signify

Navratri, running from October 15 to 23 this year, is a celebration of the nine forms of Goddess Durga.

18 Oct 2023


Navratri v/s Durga Puja: What's the difference 

Navratri and Durga Puja celebrated during the same time marking the beginning of India's grand festival season.

15 Oct 2023


Navratri in the South: Unique, yet universally festive

Navratri, a prominent Hindu festival in India, varies by region.

14 Oct 2023


Bathukamma: Understanding this flower festival of Telangana

Today marks the beginning of Bathukamma, a nine-day bright and alluring celebration that takes place in Telangana and some parts of Andhra Pradesh.

14 Oct 2023

Durga Puja

Here's what happens on reciting Mahishasura Mardini stotram

As we are set to celebrate the auspicious occasion of Durga Puja once again, let us acquaint you with the hymn to the goddess - Mahishasura Mardini.

14 Oct 2023


Significance of Mahalaya: Prelude to Durga Puja

Mahalaya, an auspicious day according to the Hindu calendar, is widely observed throughout the Indian subcontinent, particularly in West Bengal and Bangladesh.

13 Oct 2023


Navratri fashion guide: Nice colors for nine days

Navratri, a nine-night Hindu festival celebrated with immense fervor and devotion, primarily focuses on spirituality and traditional rituals. However, it's also an opportunity to showcase your sartorial style.

12 Oct 2023

Home Decor

Deck your temple for Navratri: Experts share stylish decor ideas

Navratri, a Hindu festival celebrated over nine nights, is a time of devotion and joyous gatherings.

06 Oct 2023

Mental Health

Zazen meditation: A journey to mental stillness and self-discovery

Japanese culture is renowned for its rich array of philosophies focused on self-reflection and mental well-being; one such practice is Zazen meditation.

25 Sep 2023

New Jersey

New Jersey builds world's largest Akshardham Temple; to open soon

New Jersey, in the United States, is building the world's largest Akshardham Temple in Robbinsville, which is scheduled to be inaugurated on October 8, 2023.

18 Sep 2023


Matthieu Ricard: 'The happiest man alive' shares his secrets

The world has yet to fully grasp the essence and experience of true happiness.

12 Sep 2023

Travel And Tourism

These Asian Buddhist monasteries are worth visiting

Buddhist temples and monasteries, meticulously crafted to nurture meditation and embrace tranquility, offer an extraordinary gateway to commune with nature and discover your inner serenity.

28 Aug 2023

Mental Health

How to practice loving-kindness meditation

Loving-kindness meditation (LKM), originating from Buddhist traditions, has gained widespread recognition for its ability to nurture compassion and emotional wellness.

21 Jul 2023

Ram Mandir

Ram Mandir: Latest pictures reveal construction progress 

Shri Ram Janmbhoomi Teerth Kshetra has recently released images of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, showcasing the current update on its construction.

21 Jul 2023


Drukpa Tsheshi: History, significance, and celebrations

Every year on July 21, Drukpa Tsheshi is celebrated to mark Lord Gautam Buddha's first preaching of the Four Noble Truths to his first five disciples.

11 Jul 2023


Ker Puja: All about this lesser-known Northeastern tradition

Ker Puja is a Hindu religious festival and a state holiday in the northeastern state of Tripura.

09 Jul 2023

Mental Health

These meditation apps can help you with mindfulness

Today, meditation has become a need of the hour, considering there's so much stress that one experiences daily.

29 Jun 2023


Eid-ul-Adha: What you need to know about this festival

Eid-ul-Adha, also known as the "Festival of Sacrifice," is one of the most significant Islamic holidays observed by Muslims all over the world.

26 Jun 2023


Tripura's 'Festival of 14 Gods' Kharchi Puja begins today

Preparations are underway for Kharchi Puja in Tripura's Agartala.

20 Jun 2023


Jagannath Rath Yatra: History, significance, and celebrations

The most anticipated Hindu festival in Odisha, Jagannath Rath Yatra is being celebrated on June 20 this year.

30 May 2023


Ganga Dussehra: Date, history, significance and rituals

Ganga Dussehra, also known as Gangavataran, is a significant Hindu festival in India.

19 May 2023


Vat Savitri Puja: Know about its rituals, significance, and history

Vat Savitri is a major festival celebrated by married Hindu women in states like Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, and Haryana.

28 Apr 2023


Shirdi Saibaba temple to be shut down from May 1

If you have plans to visit the famous shrine of Shirdi Saibaba post-May 1 this year, you are in for bad news.

25 Apr 2023


Portals of Kedarnath Dham open to devotees today

The holy doors of Kedarnath Dham which is dedicated to Lord Shiva have been opened for devotees today at 6:30 am with a special puja.

22 Apr 2023


Akshaya Tritiya 2023: What is this festival all about

A festival celebrated by both Hindus and Jains, Akshaya Tritiya this year falls on April 22.

09 Apr 2023

Jesus Christ

Easter 2023: Meaning, history, significance, and celebrations

April 9 this year is being celebrated as Easter to commemorate the return of Jesus Christ from the dead.

06 Apr 2023


Hanuman Jayanti 2023: Date, celebration, and significance

Mark your calendars! This year, Hanuman Jayanti will be observed on April 06.

05 Apr 2023

Home Decor

A step-by-step guide to decorating your home temple

If you have a temple at home, you must want to decorate it with the right mix of traditional and modern elements to invite a divine and peaceful aura into your house.

03 Apr 2023


Mahavir Jayati 2023: Here's everything about this Jain festival

Mahavir Jayanti commemorates the birthday of Lord Mahavir and is among the most notable festivals for Jains.

22 Mar 2023


Chaitra Navratri: Know about the nine avatars of Goddess Durga

Also known as Rama Navratri, the auspicious festival of Chaitra Navratri celebrates Goddess Durga.

19 Mar 2023


On the way to spirituality? Stop believing these myths first

Spirituality has changed the lives of millions around the world.

24 Feb 2023


Aura cleansing: Meaning and ways to practice it

Besides our looks and personality, each one of us has an aura that attracts emotions, states of mind, and circumstances around us.

08 Feb 2022


Waking up at 3:00 am? Here's what it means spiritually

If you often find yourself suddenly waking up at 3:00 am from a deep slumber, it could have a spiritual significance.

03 Feb 2022


Exploring different types of spirituality

To be spiritual is to discover a sense of inner peace.