Navaratri

Durga Puja or Navaratri

Sep. 18 | by Swami Sivananda SALUTATIONS to the Divine Mother, Durga, who exists in all beings in the form of intelligence, mercy, beauty, who is the consort of... Read more »
Navaratri Celebration

Navaratri Celebration

Oct. 4 | Photos-Videos Taken During Navaratri celebration at Sivananda Ashram Rishikesh-Himalayas. Navaratri Celebration Videos Ganga Aarati [Show as slideshow] ... Read more »

Articles by Swami Sivananda

The Significance and Observance of Mahasivaratri

The Significance and Observance of Mahasivaratri

Feb. 16 | This falls on the 13th (or 14th) day of the dark half of Phalgun (February-March). The name means “the night of Shiva”. The ceremonies take place chiefly at night. This is... Read more »

Lord Siva and His Lilas

Feb. 10 | Siva is known by the name ‘Girisa’, as He is the Lord of the Mount Kailasa. Siva is called ‘Tryambaka’, because He has a third eye in His forehead,... Read more »

Articles by Swami Chidananda

Dattatreya Jayanti

Nov. 26 | Dattatreya – The Divine Trinity By Sri Swami Chidananda ( Dattatreya Jayanti Message from the book Awake! Realise Your Divinity!) Worshipful homage... Read more »
Christ’s Divine Life

Christ’s Divine Life

Dec. 24 | Swami Chidananda Light of the World, my heart’s adoration to Thee, Lord, and prostrations again and again in utter lowliness of spirit! Glory be to Thee for ever and for ever! Lord... Read more »

Articles by Swami Krishnananda

Siva – The Mystic Night

Siva – The Mystic Night

Feb. 10 | By Swami Krishnananda We conceive God as glory, as creativity and as austerity. Vishnu is glory and magnificence; Brahma is creativity force; and Siva is austerity and renunciation.... Read more »