Why We Must Not Sleep During Sunrise and Sunset ?

Why We Must Not Sleep During Sunrise and Sunset ?

Last Updated : 20th January, 2017Why We Must Not Sleep During Sunrise And Sunset ? Is Sleeping During Sunrise And Sunset Bad ? Why we must not sleep during sunrise and sunset ? Well, it has been customary for parents to wake their children up before sunrise in Hindu households. Our elders will not tolerate the act of sleeping during sunrise and sunset. But, why… Continue Reading Why We Must Not Sleep During Sunrise and Sunset ?

What Is The Right Time To Get Mantra Upadesa ?

What Is The Right Time To Get Mantra Upadesa ?

Last Updated : 18th September, 2014Upadesa Of A Mantra By chanting mantras, one can make their mind pure and attain the grace of the God. It plays a vital role in satisfying our needs in our daily life. Therefore, one should get the mantra only from the right acharya and then only, perform the daily japa of the mantra. Getting the mantra from a learned… Continue Reading What Is The Right Time To Get Mantra Upadesa ?

Why We Must Keep A Bucket Of Water At The Entrance Of The House ?

Why We Must Keep A Bucket Of Water At The Entrance Of The House ?

Last Updated : 3rd September, 2014The Reason For Keeping A Bucket Of Water At The Entrance Of The House A bucket of water at the entrance of the house, in fact, conveys a message. It silently asks the visitor to have clean hands and feet to enter the house.     A home is what gives refuge to us. Hence, it should be treated as sacred… Continue Reading Why We Must Keep A Bucket Of Water At The Entrance Of The House ?

Why We Must Not Place Feet On A Winnower

Why We Must Not Place Feet On A Winnower

Last Updated : 3rd September, 2014Why You Must Not Place Feet On A Winnower ? A traditional winnower (also known as muram) was made of reed. Well-plaited pieces of reed made into a winnower, was used to separate the chaff from grain by moving and jerking it skilfully. Indians consider grains a sacred thing. Therefore, a winnower which handles grains too was considered sacred. According… Continue Reading Why We Must Not Place Feet On A Winnower

Why You Should Not Sit On The Door Frame ?

Why You Should Not Sit On The Door Frame ?

Last Updated : 3rd September, 2014Can You Sit On A Door Frame ?   Parents would not let their children sit on the door frames. They will even scold and chase the youngsters off if they sit on the door frame.   It was thought to be mere superstition till recently. But, with the invention of the “Dowsing Rod”, scientist have found out the scientific… Continue Reading Why You Should Not Sit On The Door Frame ?