SharaNu Siddhi Vinayaka (ಶರಣು ಸಿದ್ಧಿವಿನಾಯಕ) lyrics

"SharaNu Siddhi Vinayaka" is one of the popular devaranaama or keerthane or praise on Lord Ganesha composed by Shri Purandara daasaru, philosopher & composer of various forms of music like Carnatic and Hindustani, and who is known as "Daasa-Shreshta", meaning noble saint among all the other saints and philosophers.. Ganesha chaturthi is closer by and … Continue reading SharaNu Siddhi Vinayaka (ಶರಣು ಸಿದ್ಧಿವಿನಾಯಕ) lyrics

Bhaagyada Lakshmi Baaramma(ಭಾಗ್ಯದ ಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ಬಾರಮ್ಮ) lyrics

My favourite songs' lyrics list would be incomplete without mentioning the lyrics of the famous song/bhakti geethe , 'Bhaagyada Lakshmi baaramma' , you can call it a keerthane or devaranaama too.. This song is also sung by the veterans Pandit Shree Bheemasena Joshi (has been used in a kannada movie as well) , Smt M.S. … Continue reading Bhaagyada Lakshmi Baaramma(ಭಾಗ್ಯದ ಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ಬಾರಮ್ಮ) lyrics

Ananthana-Gantu Rangoli ( ಅನಂತನ ಗಂಟು ರಂಗೋಲಿ ವಿಧಾನ)

Ananthapadmanabha vratha(ಅನಂತಪದ್ಮನಾಭ ವ್ರತ) / Ananthana Chaturdashi is close by and below I have provided  'Ananthana Gantu' rangoli which is usually drawn on the festival day.. This rangoli has 15*15 dots length-wise and width-wise.. ಅನಂತ ಪದ್ಮನಾಭ ವ್ರತಕ್ಕೆ ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯವಾಗಿ ಹಾಕುವ ರಂಗೋಲಿಗೆ ಅನಂತನ ಗಂಟು ಎಂದು ಕರೆಯುತ್ತಾರೆ... ಈ ರಂಗೋಲಿ ಬರೆಯುವ ವಿಧಾನ ಹೀಗಿದೆ... 15  ಚುಕ್ಕೆ , 15 ಸಾಲುಗಳು ಇರುತ್ತದೆ....  

Sri Krishna Janmashtami/Gokulashtami Festival( ಗೋಕುಲಾಷ್ಟಮಿ/ ಜನ್ಮಾಷ್ಟಮಿ ಆಚರಣೆ ವಿವರ)

|| Om Namo Bhagavathe Vaasudevaaya|| Shree Krishna Janmashtami/Krishnaashtami/ Gokulashtami is celebrated in Shraavana maasa to mark the celebration of birth of Lord Shree Krishna , who is one of the prominent avataras of Lord Vishnu. He was born as 8th son to Vasudeva and Devaki, who was later taken care by Yashoda.. Janmaashtami comes on … Continue reading Sri Krishna Janmashtami/Gokulashtami Festival( ಗೋಕುಲಾಷ್ಟಮಿ/ ಜನ್ಮಾಷ್ಟಮಿ ಆಚರಣೆ ವಿವರ)

Lakshmi Hrudaya Kamala Rangoli (ಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ಹೃದಯ ಕಮಲ ರಂಗೋಲಿ)

Shraavana maasa is said to mark the beginning of all vrathas..Everyday in ShraavaNa maasa has its own significance especially fridays and saturdays.. Rangoli or Muggulu or Kolam is an art that forms an integral part and parcel of festivals in Hindu culture which is a combination of art,drawing and painting.. One can draw Rangolis that … Continue reading Lakshmi Hrudaya Kamala Rangoli (ಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ಹೃದಯ ಕಮಲ ರಂಗೋಲಿ)

Kalasha Procedure( ಕಳಶದ ವಿಧಾನ)

Today is first ShraavaNa Shukravaara and here I have posted the most important part of the Hindu festival procedure called 'KaLasha'.. KaLasha(ಕಳಶ in Kannada) is a set-up which symbolises Goddess Shri Lakshmi/Gowri and since Goddess Lakshmi is said to have arrived during the 'Samudra Manthana' or Churning of the ocean in Hindu mythology, 'Kalasha' is … Continue reading Kalasha Procedure( ಕಳಶದ ವಿಧಾನ)

Jyothirbheemeshwara Vratha (ಜ್ಯೋತಿರ್ಭೀಮೇಶ್ವರ ವ್ರತ/ಭೀಮನ ಅಮಾವಾಸ್ಯೆ ವಿವರ)

Jyothirbheemeshwara (ಜ್ಯೋತಿರ್ಭೀಮೇಶ್ವರ ವ್ರತ) vratha , also known as Pathi Sanjeevini vratha(ಪತಿ ಸಂಜೀವಿನಿ ವ್ರತ) / Bheemana Amaavasye ಭೀಮನ ಅಮಾವಾಸ್ಯೆ,  usually celebrated across Karnataka and some other parts of Southern India. This vratha or religious custom is performed on Amavasya day or no moon day of Aashaadha maasa- Krishna paksha.. That is the last day of aashaadha … Continue reading Jyothirbheemeshwara Vratha (ಜ್ಯೋತಿರ್ಭೀಮೇಶ್ವರ ವ್ರತ/ಭೀಮನ ಅಮಾವಾಸ್ಯೆ ವಿವರ)