Narayaniyam is a beautiful Sanskrit text, comprising a poetic summary of the Bhāgavata Purana. It was composed by Melputhur Narayana Bhattathiri, (1560–1666 AD) one of the celebrated Sanskrit poets in Kerala. Narayaniyam is recited by Hindus, mainly in Southern India and it is believed that it grants long life, good health and happiness.
Spiritual Significance of Diwali
Diwali or Deepavali, is one of the most important Hindu festivals. It has spiritual, religious, cultural and social importance that devotees need to be aware. This blog explores various aspects of Diwali/Deepavali, including spiritual significance of Deepavali/Diwali.
Shiva Lingashtakam is a very prominent Hindu stotram that sings the glory of Shiva Linga. It is said that the one who chants this Lingashtakam attains the world of Shiva and lives in bliss.
Dhanteras is a the day on which Lord Dhanvantari appeared. It marks the beginning of Diwali and is celebrated by Hindus across the world. Lakshmi Puja is also performed on this day.
Devi Suktam – Chandi Patha – Ya Devi Sarva Bhooteshu Stotram
Devi Suktam, Chandi Patha and YA Devi Sarva Bhooteshu Stotram are all various names of the same hymn that occurs in the Devi Mahatmyam. It contains the devas’ praise of the goddess and their prayers to alleviate their problems.