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Wordlessly Wednesday – Reason

Wordlessly Wednesday – Reason

There are some rituals people follow as they had seen their elders doing but they don’t know what is the meaning, reason behind. This was a procession of religious nature to the local temple, women were carrying “Kalas” on their head for offering to God. I have not seen any man carrying “kalash”. Now the question is…… Is this a privilege for women to carry “Kalash”? Or They have to do this as a duty because they are women? Or…

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Why only women?????

Why only women?????

In Hinduism why only women have to fast for the safety of husband, kids, and family or prosperity of family? From Karva choth, Teej, Ahoi aastmi, Chatth, Vat savitri etc etc, naming few. Someone may say, Oh!!!! in ancient times women use to stay at home and men use to go out to work that’s why. Ok….. but in those days also women have to work hard to manage home because there were no home appliances to help them. They…

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God has no religion

God has no religion

Scientists are working hard to understand the mystery of life. How was everything created in the universe and so on? But till date, they have not found definitive answers to these questions and mysteries of the universe. We have no logical explanation for how life comes into existence. Is it true that “God has no religion”. When we are not able to understand and explain something, we say it’s God’s creation. God is conceived as the supernatural creator and overseer…

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Guruvayur Temple and Cochin – Kerala

Guruvayur Temple and Cochin – Kerala

I have been planning to travel to Kerala for some time and I persuaded my parents to travel with me. We decided to start from Cochin and then move towards the south of Kerala. I checked for package tours and found a very good package on Kerala tourism’s website. It was economical package and meeting our requirements. We have decided to visit Guruvayur temple before starting our tour. I booked Cochin-Delhi flight and booked a taxi for Guruvayur temple town….

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Sarnath Stupa – From Varanasi

Sarnath Stupa – From Varanasi

How can I miss Sarnath Stupa, when I am in Varanasi. Sarnath is approx 12 km from Varanasi city and a day trip is best option to explore. One morning after breakfast, I decided to go to Sarnath stupa and hired an auto rickshaw (tuk-tuk) for going and return. It is the most popular & economical mode of transport. Autorickshaw charge around 500 for to & fro journey from Varanasi and wait for approx 3-4 hrs in Sarnath. I started…

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