Why Owls Are Associated with Wealth and Wisdom In Hinduism?

We have a reader question from Ashok Why are Owls considered Auspicious or Inauspicious according to Hindu Myths? Why it is believed that the association with an Owl makes someone wealthy or poor, depending on the concerned myth? It is also interesting to note that Owl is the Vahana of Laxmi, what is the logic… Read more »

Graha Mantras in Indian Vedic Astrology – How they Work?

We have a question from Praveen I have heard that chanting mantras for specific planets can negate bad effects from your life. How does this work? If this is true, then everyone can remove negative effects from their life simply by chanting mantras and then there will be no problems, worries, tensions in life. If… Read more »

Vishnu’s Avatar In Our Lives – Some Practical Examples

We have a reader question from Mr. Venkat In the Bhagvada Gita, we have learned the famous shloka यदा यदा हि धर्मस्य ग्लानिर्भवति भारत । अभ्युत्थानमधर्मस्य तदात्मानं सृजाम्यहम् रित्राणाय साधूनां विनाशाय च दुष्कृताम्‌ । धर्मसंस्थापनार्थाय सम्भवामि युगे युगे We know the meaning of this shloka – Whenever, O descendant of Bharata, there is decline of… Read more »

Can a Married Person Achieve Moksha?

We have a question from Devika Damle Can a householder become liberated because i always thought rather had a doubt that to get moksha, do i necessarily become a nun(monk)…also what are the rules that a commoner/married person can follow to get moksha? Anyone can attain Moksha (Liberation). It doesn’t matter what are his/her attributes,… Read more »

What is the Purpose of Life?

We have a reader question by Ganesh Hello Amit, Every great person and enlightened sage exhorts everybody to find out the purpose of this life and to seek the ultimate truth. What exactly is this purpose? And what is the truth they are talking?. I am a doctor who is pursuing mba in hospital management. When… Read more »

Who is Responsible For the Mahabharata War?

We have a question from Vijay, According to you, who is responsible for the Mahabharata war? I know there are multiple people who are responsible but what is the root cause of the war and who are the people responsible for it? According to me, the root cause of the Mahabharata war is – disobedience… Read more »

How to Remove Evil Thoughts Completely From the Mind?

We have a question from Hari hara sudhan Lakshmanan Even though we stay pure most of the time, sometimes our mind thinks of evil ways to do something. It keeps coming back to waver me away from what I feel is right? Can you throw some light on how to fight it and completely be… Read more »

How is Academics and Spirituality Related to each other?

We have a question from Nidhi, How is academics and spirituality related to each other? For example, I am doing civil engineering,how can i look at engineering with a  perspective or view? Does education (for example: civil engineering) lead to any kind of spiritual advancement or upliftment in a person? Spirituality is related to everything,… Read more »

“Arjuna Uttar Samvad” – 10 Names Of Arjuna Revealed Before Virat Battle

We have a question from Gautam, Can you elaborate why Arjuna was also called Sabyasachi? How did Arjuna got his names and what are their meaning(s)? Arjuna was called “Sabyasachi” because he could use both his hands equally. Arjuna revealed his names to Matsya prince “Uttar” right before the Virat battle and I will explain… Read more »