12 Forms of Ganesha explained ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. MAHA GANAPATI The Supreme Ganesha, blesses us with overall success and protection in all aspects of life. 2. DWIJA GANESA The twice-born, blesses us with good health and prosperity. He is depicted as having four heads and four hands with rosary beads, a book, a water vessel. To know more forms, kindly click on blog link: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ http://legacyofwisdom.blogspot.in/2016/09/12-forms-of-ganesha.html
In Indian Culture Why should every son perform ritual of Shraddha Ceremony? -- ~~~~ For a householder the scriptures have imposed the Panca Maha Yagnas, the five great sacrifices as obligatory duties of life. and one is Pitr Yajna (sacrifice to ancestors) The neglect of these duties entails penalty. -- To know more, kindly click on the link ~~ http://legacyofwisdom.blogspot.in/2012/09/why-should-every-son-perform-ritual-of.html
In Indian Culture..Why do we prostrate before parents and elders? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Indians prostrate to their parents, elders, teachers and noble souls by touching their feet. The elder in turn blesses us by placing his or her hand on or over our heads. Prostration is done daily. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ To know more, click on the link: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ http://legacyofwisdom.blogspot.in/2013/02/why-do-we-prostrate-before-parents-and.html
The seven horses of the suns chariot-1. Gayatri, 2. Samvrihati, 3. Ushnik, 4. Jagati 5. Trishtubh, 6. Anushtubh, 7. Pankti The chariot of Lord Surya is pulled by seven horses. Hence, he is sometimes referred to as Saptashva (Lord of Seven Horses).