Hindu Gods Chart
HINDU GODS CHART There are four main sects within Hinduism: 1. Shaivism (in which Shiva is worshipped as the main god); 2. Vaishnavism (in which Vishnu worshipped as the main god); 3. Shaktism (in which the female aspects of god are primarily worshipped); and 4. Smartism (in which six main gods are worshipped: Shiva, Vishnu, Shakti, Ganesh, Murugan and Surya).
Why are you told to enter a Temple with your right foot first?
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Gifted with the power of his divine father, he soared through the heavens toward the sun. Vāyu went with him, covering him with a cool breeze so that he would not be burned by the sun. The sun-god also withheld his blazing rays as he understood that Hanumān was a great servant of Viṣṇu who would later assist Him on earth.
“All of the lifeforms on this planet are a part of Gaia - part of one spirit goddess that sustains life on earth. Since this transformation into a living system the interventions of Gaia have brought about the evolving diversity of living creatures on planet Earth.” Sir James Lovelock - Gaia: ‘A new look at Life’
Meenakshi Amman Temple - Madurai - Tamil Nadu - Matt Debouge Photography Blog
Its very cold in England at the moment, temperatures reaching near -22c, all the lakes are frozen so no fishing for me, see http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/8447023.stm . As I’ve had some free time I have managed to process some more images from my India trip, I have posted a couple below. Meenakshi Amman Temple – Madurai – … Meenakshi Amman Temple – Madurai – Tamil Nadu Read More »