Parthiv Shiv Ling Pooja during Shravan Mas

Shree Hindu Temple Leicester is pleased to organised 1st ever Parthiv Shiv Ling pooja during this auspicious month of Shravan Mas. Parthiv Shiv Lings will be made by yajman and ceremony will be performed by Mandir’s Maharaj/ Shastriji. Ceremony will take every day in the morning and at end of the Shravan Mas all Parthiv Shivlings…

Shani Dev – Shaneshwar Jayanti

In our routine lives, there is a great importance of the kindness and the power of God Shani. Shani occupies the seventh place among the nine planets which govern the world. This is viewed as unlucky in conventional astrology. As per ‘Kaagol Shastra’, the distance of Shani from the earth is 9 crore miles. Its…

Tulsi Vivah

Tulsi vivah is celebrated on the day of Karthik Ekadashi. On this day Tulsi is married to Saaligram. The Tulsi plant is considered as a most sacred plant by the Hindus as it is regarded to be an incarnation of Mahalaxmi who was born as Vrinda. The very name Tulsi, that which cannot be compared,…

Legends Of Diwali

Legends Of Diwali Diwali, the festival of lights, celebrates the abundance of autumn harvest and is dedicated to various gods and goddesses. The festival also marks an important date in the Indian calendar, as the North Indian kingdom of Avadha has celebrated this as the last day of Lord Rama’s long exile of fourteen years. As the…

Dhan Teras – ધનતેરસનું માહાત્મ્ય શું છે?

ધનતેરસ એ ભગવાન ધન્વંતરિની જયંતી છે દીપાવલી એ ઉત્સાહ અને ઉલ્લાસથી ભરેલું મહાન પર્વ છે. દિવાળી એ અનેક ઘટનાઓ સાથે સંકળાયેલો શુભ દિવસ છે. આ જ દિવસે ભગવાન શ્રીરામ લંકા પર વિજય કરીને સીતા, લક્ષ્મણ,હનુમાન સહિત આકાશમાર્ગે અયોધ્યા પધાર્યા હતા. જૈનોના ચોવીસમા તીર્થંકર અને અહિંસાની પ્રતિમૂર્તિ સમા ભગવાન મહાવીરને પણ આ જ દિવસે નિર્વાણ પ્રાપ્ત…

Navratri Festival

  On the first three days of Navratri, the goddess is invoked as a powerful spiritual force called Durga in order to destroy all our impurities, vices and defects. The nine nights of celebration which precede the festival of Dussehra or Vijayadashmi, is known as Navratri. There was a time when the world was in the…

Ganesh Chaturthi

Lalbaugh Na Raja – Ganpati Bapa Ganesh Chaturthi, the great Ganesh festival, also known as ‘Vinayak Chaturthi’ or ‘Vinayaka Chavithi’ is celebrated by around the world as the birthday of Lord Ganesh. Shree Ganesh, the son of Shiva and Parvati, who bestow his presence on earth for all his devotees in the duration of this…