What happened to Yashoda’s original child?

We know about the legend of Lord Krishna. His maternal uncle Kangsha imprisoned his mother Devaki and father Vasudev because there was a prediction that Devaki & Vasudev’s eighth child will kill Kangsha. That’s why…

The story behind Maha Shivratri

The Hindu ritual Maha Shivratri is very near. It is celebrated as the ‘night of Shiva’ in the whole country. People celebrate this festival by meditating of Shiva, fasting and vigil all night at Shiva…

The lost treasure of Jarasandha

All of us know about Jarasandha. Bheema had a wrestling fight with him and he tore Jarasandha into two pieces. This story is written in the Indian epic Mahabharata. But do you know Jarasandha was…

Ashwathama: the story of an immortal man

The Hindu mythology is a place where numerous strange stories are lied within. The stories astonish us, leave us spellbound, and give goosebumps at the same time. According to Hindu mythology there are very few…

The legend of God Agni and Svaha

You must have heard the word ‘Svaha’ during the worship of the Hindu gods, when offerings to the Homakunda are offered? Do you know the meaning of the word? There is a tragic love story…