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Vaikunta Ekadasi, Fasting & Avoiding Grains
Vaikunta Ekadasi is the Sukla paksha Ekadasi that occurs during the Dhanur month (when Sun transits Sagittarius or Dhanus Rasi) according to the Vedic Panchangam (Almanac). This corresponds to mid December – mid January in English calendar. Margasirsha sukla paksha …

Planets Dimensions, Distances & Effects in Bhagavatam
Bhagavata Purana, composed around 1800 BCE describes in detail, Stars, planets in our solar system, Sun, their dimensions, distances between them, climatic and karmic effects of their movement. sa eṣa bhagavān ādi-puruṣa eva sākṣān nārāyaṇo lokānāṁ svastaya ātmānaṁ trayīmayaṁ karma-viśuddhi-nimittaṁ …

Emperor Vikramaditya of Ujjain Actual Dates from Astrology & Puranas
Emperor Vikramaditya of Ujjain (city originally named as Ambavati) lived during 101 BCE – 19 CE based Jyotirvidabharana of Kalisada, Jyotishaphala Ratnamala of Krishna Misra, history of Nepal, Kashmir, Stapatha Brahmana, Bhavishya Purana. This king is considered legend, while he …

Yogas & Muhurtas for Travel described in Garuda Purana
In Garuda Purana, Vishnu reveals to Siva, Yogas & Muhurtas, good or bad lunar and week days as per Vedic Astrology when travel should be avoided or undertaken for better prospects. Lord Vishnu told Shiva : ‘Various Yoginis (goddesses) …

Eclipses scientifically explained in Rig Veda
There are many myths across many cultures about how eclipses occur. In Rigveda (5-40-5 to 9), seer Atri explained scientifically why eclipse occurs. Puranas have described the story of Rahu, Ketu (North Node and South Node of Moon) in a …

Inti Raymi, Sankranti of South America
Inti Raymi (‘Festival of the Sun‘) used to be a religious ceremony of the Inca Empire in honor of the god Inti (Sun), one of the most venerated deities in Inca religion. It was the celebration of the …

Mantras are Frequencies that can Heal, Kill and Transcend
Sanskrit is the oldest language that was based on sounds and vibrations. Every alphabet and its pronounciation have specific meaning; like ku is earth, khE is sky etc. Mantras are frequencies emerging from those sounds. OM is the first and …

Islamic traditions and practices originated from Sanskrit
Kaaba stone in Mecca is ancient Siva Lingam, Namaz, Eid-al-Fitr, Bakrid, Shab-E-Barat from vedic traditions, 786 is mirror image of divine OM Similar to the Siva Lingam in headquarters of Christianity (Vatican in Rome) at the headquarters of …