Faith, Tradition, Festivals

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Varalakshmi Vratam- Puja of Goddess Lakshmi

A Blessing Mantra Uttered During Marriages and Religious Functions

Beauty of Lord Rama as Per Hanuman's Description

12 Interesting Facts About Lord Hanuman

How to Perform Hanuman Puja at Home

Comparison of Ashtakam, Ashtottaram, and Sahasranamam

Significance of Panchakshari & Ashtakshari

Ashtottara Shatanamavali of Lord Rama

Sri Rama Navami Festival and Spring Navaratri

How to do Shivratri Puja and Jagran

Difference between "Diwali" and "Deepavali"

Happy Deepavali 2017 (Sans Crackers)

Navratri Celebrations (Durga Navratri)

Pancha Sanskaaram- Five rituals to be observed by Brahmin/ Vaishnavas

Parishechanam or Hindu Eating Procedure with Prayers

Varalakshmi Vratam and Shravan Friday Puja

Hayagriva Jayanti and Mangal Gauri Vrat

Upanayanam Ceremony with Full details and Pictures

Rules for wearing the Sacred Thread

Yagnopaveetam or The Sacred Thread importance

How to Do Sandhyavandanam

Sandhyavandanam Significance and Components

Udaka Shaanti Pooja- Meaning and Procedure

Thiruppavai - A holy composition of 30 verses by AndAL or Goda Devi

Hanuman Karya siddhi mantra

Sri Venkateshwara Stotram

Shiva panchakshara stotram lyrics

Panchayudha stotram (lyrics for 5 weapons of God)

Shri Krishna Ashtakam lyrics in English, Hindi, telugu

Sri Rama Stotram and Rama Nama Mantram

Lakshmi Stuti lyrics in Hindi, Telugu & English

Vishnu Stuti lyrics after chanting 24 names of Keshava namas

Worship with 24 Keshava namas after starting puja

How to start puja / Vishnu puja at home

About holy dips during Kumbh Mela & Pushkaralu

Hanuman Dwadasa Nama Stotram with full meanings

More hymns for Hanuman Worship

Hanuman Chalisa in English Text with full meanings

Hanuman Chalisa in Hindi Text

Guru stuti or Acharya Vandanam before starting Puja

Ganesh Vandana Hymns

How to do puja or worship at Home?

12 Alwars and their Contribution to Hinduism/ Vaishnavism

Sankranti or Pongal Greetings

Dhanurmasam or Pongal for Vaishnavas

Telugu New Year's Day--UGADI festival

Holi Festival

Maha Shivaratri Festival

Makar Sankranti/ Pongal/ Bhogi pallu Festival

Deepavali, a festival of Lights and Happiness

Dussehra or Vijayadashami: Celebration of festival with Durga puja & Ramlila

Ganesh Chauth Festival story & its Celebration

Raksha Bandhan: A Festival of Sacred Threads and Bondage

Traditional Religious Practices of Our Hindu Culture

Maha Kumbh Mela: Largest Gathering of Pilgrims on Earth

Christmas As a Festival of Love and Sacrifice