Krsna!

hare Krishna hare krishna Krishna krishna hare hare Tears in my eyes Purity in my heart Krishna in my soul The name originates from the Sanskrit word Kṛṣṇa, which is primarily an adjective meaning “black”, “dark” or “dark blue”. The waning moon is called Krishna Paksha, relating to the adjective meaning “darkening”. Krishna is easily recognised by his representations….

Srinagar : The Land of Beauty

Life is a circle of memories. A journey that does not know The beginning nor the end. Memories are the ones that stay, Rather unlike the moments that pass.  In the summer of 2010, my family and I landed in Srinagar for a vacation. Straying away from the mundane, we stayed in a house boat…

Kochi – Gateway of Kerela

In the month of December, I visited the ‘Gateway of Kerela’, Kochi. Kochi being the vibrant city, is the prosperous state of Kerela, hailed as the ‘God’s own Country’. It is a small town with stories that have left indelible marks on the history. It is also the mixture of cultures due to its various…

Holi the festival of love

Holi popularly celebrated in India and Nepal is known as the festival of colours. It signifies the win of good over evil, the arrival of spring, end of winters. Holi lasts for two days starting on Purnima(Full moon day) in the month of Falgun which falls between the end of February and starting of March….

Sindhi Delicacy

Being a Sindhi, I love the culture. Sindhis are basically people who has their base in Sindh, which is now in Sindh, Pakistan. Sindhis are highly influenced by Sufi doctrines and principles. Some of the popular cultural icons are Raja Dahir, Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai, Lal Shahbaz Qalandar, Jhulelal, Sachal Sarmast and Shambumal Tulsiani. Sindhi Hindus…

Har Har Mahadeva!

Today on the glorious occasion of Maha Shivratri, the birth of Lord Shiva! Let’s celebrate him! Shiva is the principal deities of Hinduism. He is the supreme God within Shaivism, one of the three most influential denominations in contemporary Hinduism. Shiva is “the transformer” within the Trimurti, the Hindu trinity that includes Brahma and Vishnu. Shiva is…

India- The Land of Ancient Civilisation

Indian history begins with the birth of Indus Valley and the Aryans, they are described as the Pre-Vedic and Vedic ages. Hence, Hinduism arose in the Vedic period. The much known Indus Valley Civilisation started in the Indus and Ghaggar-Hakra river valleys which are now a part of Pakistan, north-western parts of India, Afghanistan and…

India – The Motherland of Cultures & Religions

India an amalgamation of different cultures, religions and trend, India was once known as the Golden Bird. t is bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the south-west, and the Bay of Bengal on the south-east. The Indian subcontinent was home to the urban Indus Valley Civilisation of the 3rd millennium…

All About Krsna

hare Krishna hare krishna Krishna krishna hare hare The most important reason is that Krishna is the sole great man in our whole history who reached the absolute height and depth of religion, and yet he is not at all serious and sad, not in tears. By and large, the chief characteristic of a religious…

The chant HARE KRISHNA:

hare krishna hare krishna krishna krishna hare hare  Hare means God and it also means the one who takes away all our sins. krsna means all attractive. God attracts everyone; that is the definition of ‘God.’ In many pictures of Krishna, we see that He attracts the cows, calves, birds, beasts, trees, plants, and even…

My feelings for Krsna

hare krishna hare krishna krishna krishna hare hare it is said that not all can become a follower of Krishna, it is he who chooses his followers. I sometimes feel that he has chosen me as his follower. it is not easy in any way to achieve krsna or even understand anything about him in…

A WALK INTO MY DREAM…

In the outskirts of Agra, a huge army had settled. tents were built, some huge, some small. the huge ones were in different colours mostly red and green, with beautiful embroideries. the smaller tents were white and olive-green in colour. there are flags at a distance  of 5 km of the other. The flag was…