Lord Shiva(Search results - 17)
India7, Oct 2020, 7:08 PM
Incredible India! Why Shankaracharya temple holds phenomenal significance for Hindu devotees
The Shankaracharya temple in Srinagar, Kashmir is dedicated to Lord Shiva and was visited by Adi Shankaracharya
India14, Sep 2020, 7:16 PM
Even Lord Shiv would be embarrassed by behaviour of Shiv Sainiks!
The hooliganism exhibited by Shiva Sainiks in the last few weeks would have made even Lord Shiv feel dejected
Culture Shauk20, Feb 2020, 4:50 PM
All You Need To Know About The Festival Of Maha Shivaratri
February 21 marks this year’s Maha Shivaratri – one of the biggest festivals of Hindus that is celebrated with devotion and enthusiasm in the honor of Lord Shiva. Maha Shivaratri, which literally means ‘The Great Night of Lord Shiva’, is celebrated on the Chaturdashi of Krishna Paksha in Phagun, the Hindu lunar month. Lord Shiva is the focus of the festival, who is part of the Hindu trinity which also includes Brahma, who created the universe and Vishnu, who preserved it. Let’s find out more about this festival in this episode of Culture ‘Shauk’ with Sunita Iyer.
India17, Feb 2020, 3:01 PM
Seat No. 64 in B5 Coach Of Kashi Mahakal Express Reserved For Lord Shiva!
For the first time, the Indian Railways has reserved a seat for a deity on a train. The national transporter, which launched its third IRCTC operated train named Kashi Mahakal Express from Varanasi to Indore, has reserved a seat for Lord Mahakal (Lord Shiva) on board. Northern Railway spokesperson Deepak Kumar said: "It is for the first time that a seat has been left reserved for a deity. One seat in Kashi Mahakal Express (seat number 64 in B5 coach) has been left reserved for Lord Shiva.” He added, “Even a temple has been drawn on the seat to make people aware that the seat is reserved for Lord Mahakal.”
Culture Shauk15, Jan 2020, 3:21 PM
Pongal: The History And Significance Of Tamil Nadu's Harvest Festival
India is a land of festivals. Every festival is celebrated with equal enthusiasm and fervor. Pongal, the harvest festival of Tamil Nadu, is one such festival. Why is the Pongal festival celebrated, how is it celebrated, what is its significance? Let us find out more in this episode of Culture ‘Shauk’ with Sunita Iyer.
India25, Aug 2019, 1:25 PM
Uttar Pradesh Muslim police officer performs Krishna Janmashtami puja
Captain NM Baig, attached to the Janpad Police station in Uttar Pradesh, performed puja of Lord Krishna on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami and spread the message of religious harmony
India24, Jul 2019, 9:57 AM
Kanwar Yatra 2019: Kanvarias bowled over by bike, T-shirts of PM Modi, CM Yogi prints
Kanwar Yatra 2019 is an annual pilgrimage by the devotees of Lord Shiva to Haridwar and allied places. This year, T-shirts with prints of PM Modi and Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath are the main attractions for the devotees.
India27, Apr 2019, 6:14 PM
'Scorpion' continues to sting Tharoor: Court sends summons responding to Lord Shiva devotee
Tharoor had claimed in October last year that an unnamed RSS leader had compared Prime Minister Modi to "a scorpion sitting on a Shivlinga". He had termed it as an extraordinarily striking metaphor.
India18, Apr 2019, 7:33 PM
A village where Muslims worship Lord Shiva
Mirzapur village, barely 8km from the main Aligarh city, is an epitome of communal harmony. Muslims in the village constructed a Shiva temple.
Entertainment4, Mar 2019, 4:56 PM
Maha Shivratri special: From Jai Jai Shiv Shankar to Namo Nama, 7 Bollywood songs that celebrate Lord Shiva
Today, MyNation celebrates Maha Shivratri with these seven Bollywood songs that praise Lord Shiva and his spirit. On this day, we celebrate the marriage of Lord Shiva with Parvati.
India4, Mar 2019, 3:01 PM
Maha Shivratri celebrations in Bengal have Ram mandir connection
When MyNation contacted the VHP leadership for this unique slogan where Lord Ram takes centre stage than Lord Shiva, Sourish Mukherjee of Bengal VHP said, "Shiva was the husband of Durga and Lord Ram worshipped Durga. Hence, it's natural for us to say, when you pour a glass of water on Shiva, actually you are also taking part in the exercise of demanding a grand Ram temple in Ayodhya"
India4, Mar 2019, 12:37 PM
How and why Maha Shivratri is celebrated across India, overseas
The beliefs surrounding the Maha Shivratri festival range from the commemoration of the occasion when Lord Shiva became Neelakantha by drinking the poison from the samudramanthan to the celebration of His marriage with Goddess Parvati