God’s Own Fruit

God’s Own Fruit

The brown fruit might be modest in appearance, but is a symbol of vitality, fertility and prosperity. It is the purest, the most ‘satvic’ fruit that can be offered to the Lord. The coconut represents the piety of the devotees, their prayers laid at His feet in pristine form. Coconut has a special significance in many of the Hindu rituals and has several symbolic representations […]

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The Gods on Earth

The Gods on Earth

The concept of Incarnation or Avatar is the key element of Hindu theology. According to it, the Supreme being manifests in various forms on earth periodically, with the objective of protecting it from evil. In Hinduism, the legend of the Avatar is considered one of the most important myths of the Vedic culture. It is particularly associated with the God Vishnu, one of the principle […]

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