Nirjala Ekadashi

Nirjala Ekadashi falls in the month of Jyestha in the Shukla paksha (June), therefore it is also called “Jyeshtha Shukla Ekadashi” . Nirjala Ekadashi is the most important and significa… Source: Nirjala Ekadashi

Mahendragiri Hills – A legendary mountain where Parshuram did penance.

The 5,000 feet high Mahendragiri hills, situated in the middle of Eastern Ghats in the Paralakhemundi sub-division of Gajapati district is 175 km from Berhampur. It is situated amongst the Eastern Ghats at an elevation of 1,501 meters (4,925 ft). The Mahendra mountain is associated with east direction which clearly says that it is none…

Don’T Be Cold, Girls Are Worth More Than Gold- Girls Are Angels, Save Them

कभी बेटी, कभी बहन, कभी पत्नी, तो कभी माँ है नारी पुरुष जिसके बिना असहाय है, ऐसी है नारी कभी ममता की फुलवारी, तो कभी राखी की क्यारी है नारी सृष्टि जिसके बिना थम जाए, ऐसी है नारी पुरुषों की पूरी भीड़ पर अकेली भारी है नारी जो सृष्टि को जलाकर राख कर दे, ऐसी…

The Raja festival in Orissa.

Raja Festival (Swing festival) or Mithuna Sankranti is the first day of the month of Asara (June-July) from which the season of rains starts. It inaugurates and welcomes the agricultural year all over Odisha which marks, through biological symbolism, the moistening of the summer parched soil with the first showers of the monsoon, thus making…