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

Gokulashtami Festival (ಗೋಕುಲಾಷ್ಟಮಿ ಆಚರಣೆ)

Gokulashtami or Shree Krishna Janmashtami/Krishnaashtami 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 ashtami tithi of Krishna … Continue reading Gokulashtami Festival (ಗೋಕುಲಾಷ್ಟಮಿ ಆಚರಣೆ)

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)

What is KaLasha–ಕಳಶ ಎಂದರೇನು?

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 What is KaLasha–ಕಳಶ ಎಂದರೇನು?

Jyothirbheemeshwara vratha (ಜ್ಯೋತಿರ್ಭೀಮೇಶ್ವರ ವ್ರತ/ಭೀಮನ ಅಮಾವಾಸ್ಯೆ)

Jyothirbheemeshwara (ಜ್ಯೋತಿರ್ಭೀಮೇಶ್ವರ ವ್ರತ) vratha , also known as Pathi Sanjeevini vratha(ಪತಿ ಸಂಜೀವಿನಿ ವ್ರತ) / Bheemana Amaavasye ಭೀಮನ ಅಮಾವಾಸ್ಯೆ,  usually celebrated across Karnataka. 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 maasa.. This vratha is usually observed by … Continue reading Jyothirbheemeshwara vratha (ಜ್ಯೋತಿರ್ಭೀಮೇಶ್ವರ ವ್ರತ/ಭೀಮನ ಅಮಾವಾಸ್ಯೆ)