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Brahmana-Saved-by-Holy-Name-vishnu Ajamila – The Brahmana Saved by Holy Name – Part 2

In Canto 6 of Srimad Bhagavatam, it is described the story of Ajamila. He was a brahmana who became victim of a prostitute and spent […]

anjamaia Ajamila: The Brahmana Saved by Holy Name- Part 1

In sixth canto of Srimad Bhagavatam, King Parikshit asks Sukadev Goswami about how a sinful person can be saved from hellish planets. Then Sukadev described […]

Jada-Bharata-Reveals Jada Bharata Reveals Transcendental Knowledge to King Rahugana

The story of King Bharata is described in the 5th Canto of Srimad Bhagavatam. King Bharata became Jada Bharata who acts as dumb and deaf. […]

Jada Bharata and King Rahugana

The story of King Bharata is described in the 5th Canto of Srimad Bhagavatam. In last few articles we read how King Bharata became deer […]

King Bharata as Jada Bharata in the Next Life

The story of King Bharata is very nicely described in the Canto 5 of Srimad Bhagavatam. In previous two articles we described how King Bharata, […]

King Bharata: King Bharata becomes a Deer

King Bharata was a great king of India at the time of Treta yuga who was the son of Rishabdev. His story is illustrated in […]

Varnashrama: Hindu System of Caste and Stage of Life

Hindu caste system is a way of (categorizing the society and the stage of life. In Hindus the social system division is called varna and […]

Yamaraj – The Lord of Death

Yamaraj is described in the Vedas as Lord of Death. He is also known as Lokapalaka and the Guardian of the South direction. Lord Yama […]

Snakes: Divine Snakes Worshiped in Hinduism

In Hindu culture snakes are not considered just as some reptiles. They have a significant place in the daily lives of Hindus. Many Hindu scriptures […]

Shiva Lingam and Its Significance

Shiva Lingam worship is very popular among the Shivaite Hindus. They worship Lord Shiva in the form of Linga. The literal meaning of ‘Linga’ means […]