Choosing to buy pooja samagri online, cleaning the puja space, taking bath early in the morning, and many more rituals are performed on Varuthini Ekadashi.
Varuthini Ekadashi is also considered as the ritual for holy fasting. It an auspicious day for every Hindu. This day is observed on the eleventh day of the Krishna Paksha in the Baishakha month as per the North Indian calendar. However, in the South Indian states of India, where people follow the Amavasyant calendar, this auspicious day takes place on the month of Chaitra. According to the Gregorian calendar, Varuthini Ekadashi takes place in the month of April-May. On this sacred day, Lord Vamana, the fifth avatar of Vishnu, is actually worshipped. People buy pooja samagri online, they keep fasting for the entire day, and perform many rituals on this day. Continue reading What are the Rituals Performed on Varuthini Ekadashi? →
The word ‘Vedas’, when we speak of, surrounds us with a certain weight of aura that is carried by it and subsequently the adjectives ‘great’ and ‘ancient’ follows. The magnificence of the vastness and the generalisation of social applications that the scriptures encompass are always a matter of amazement for us. Although its origin is veiled in ambiguity, the contents that they comprise are a source of clarity in various aspects of life, even today. We are hazed by the western impact in this age and have got our ethnicities blended with that of foreign culture. People have adapted themselves to technologies and comforts, the products of which claim to save time and energy. An example of this is, to do away with physical shopping people prefer to buy online Puja Samagri. The lives have changed but some values still remain intact.
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