Archive for November, 2011

According to “Manusmriti” (“Laws of Manu”), there are 8 types of Hindu marriages. Lord Brahma, the Hindu God of Creation, is the father of “Manu” (Swyambhuvana Manu). “Manu” is considered the father of all mankind, and all humans are descendants of “Manu“. “Manu” is the equivalent of the Biblical Adam. The Sanskrit name for Humans is “Manav” which is a derivation of “Manu”   “Manu” (Swyambhuvana Manu) is said to have told the Hindu social laws to […….Read The Entire Article…]

8 Types of Hindu Marriages According to Manusmriti

According to “Manusmriti” (“Laws of Manu”), there are 8 types of Hindu marriages. Lord Brahma, the Hindu God of Creation, is the father of “Manu” (Swyambhuvana Manu). “Manu” is considered the father of all mankind, and all humans are descendants of “Manu“. “Manu” is the equivalent of the Biblical Adam. The Sanskrit […….Read The Entire Article…]

Prabhu Deva and Nayantara Marriage in 2012 – View Pictures

Prabhu Deva and Nayantara   There have been rumours of a Prabhu Deva – Nayantara alliance since 2009, when they worked together in “Villu”. On July 2, 2011, Prabhu Deva was granted a divorce from his wife Ramlatha, paving the way for his marriage to Nayantara. Neither Prabhudeva nor Nayantara […….Read The Entire Article…]

Auspicious Hindu Marriage (Shubh Vivah Muhurat) Dates in 2012

Hindus refer to the “Panchangam” or “Panchang” for auspicious dates (“Shubh Vivaah Muhurat” or “Shubh Lagan Muhurat”) for Hindu marriages. Mentioned below are the “Shubh Vivah Muhurats” for 2012 and 2013. Click on this link for “Auspicious Hindu Marriage Dates in 2013 – 2014”   JANUARY – 2012: Shubh Vivah […….Read The Entire Article…]

Steve Jobs And Laurene Powell Jobs Married In a Zen Buddhist Ceremony

STEVE JOBS AND BUDDHISM A lot has been written about Steve Jobs’ Buddhist faith. When he was a teenager, Steve Jobs’ spiritual quests took him to India along with Daniel Kottke (who was the first employee at Apple). There was a phase when Jobs seriously considered becoming a Buddhist monk. […….Read The Entire Article…]

Hindu Wedding Saptapadi (Seven Steps, Seven Pheras, Saat Phera, Saat Vachan, Seven Vows, Mangal Pheras)

Hindu Wedding Saptapadi – Seven Steps – Seven Pheras – Saat Phera – Saat Vachan – Seven Vows – Mangal Pheras Saptapadi (or Seven Phera or Saat Phera or Seven Steps or Seven Vows or Saat Vachan or Mangal Pheras) is the most important ceremony in a Hindu wedding. The […….Read The Entire Article…]