The Birth and Growth of Christian community in Kerala

The Birth and Growth of Christian community in Kerala

Christianity in India St. Thomas, one among the twelve apostles arrived In Kodungalloor ( Old name Muziris ) in Kerala in 52AD and established seven churches. He was matyred in Mylapore ( Chennai ) in 72AD. The seven churches he established are in  Ezharapallikal: Kodungallur, Kollam, Niranam, Nilackal (Chayal), Kokkamangalam, Kottakkayal (Paravoor), Palayoor (Chattukulangara) and […]

Melbourne Murugan Temple, Sunshine

Melbourne Murugan Temple, Sunshine

Melbourne Murugan Temple, Sunshine One will find this Murugan temple situated at one of the most unlikely places, sandwiched between two small scale industries in the sunshine industrial estate. People visit temples for the tranquillity and the ambience it offers which helps to feel the sacredness of the omnipresent. Once you get past the temple gates, […]

Hare Krishna (ISKON ) Temple , Melbourne

Hare Krishna (ISKON ) Temple , Melbourne

  Hare Krishna (ISKON ) Temple  Melbourne Krishna Mantra Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare hare Hare rama hare rama rama rama hare hare Hare Krishna(ISKON)  Melbourne Temple address 197 Danks Street , Albert Park , Victoria , Australia  The Hare Krishna Temple in Melbourne was consecrated by the movement’s founder Bhakthi Vedanda Swami Prabhupada […]

Nirmala Devi’s free Sahajayoga classes in Australia

Nirmala Devi’s free Sahajayoga classes in Australia

 Sahaja Yoga   Kundalini yoga is the one of the most effective meditation practises from India. Kundalini yoga with some minor modifications was introduced by Late Sri Nirmala Devi as Sahaja Yoga . Sri Nirmala Devi (March 21, 1923 – February 23, 2011) is credited with making this form of meditation popular all around the world .Today the […]

Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurudwara , Craigieburn , Melbourne

Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurudwara , Craigieburn , Melbourne

The Sikh Gurudwara at Craigieburn is an eye catcher because of its size and the distinctive architecture from the surrounding buildings. It was my well cherished wish to visit a Gurudwara and offer my prayers. The Sikh culture and traditions are very much different from that of Hindus. For my generation, Sikhs are not the calm, […]

New Swami Narayan Mandir , Melbourne

New Swami Narayan Mandir , Melbourne

The new BAPS Shri Swaminarayanan Mandir was inaugurated in Melbourne on 23rd March 2012 . The Murthi Prathishta was performed on 24th March 2012 . The murthis sanctified by Pramukh Swami Maharah in India, were installed with the chanting of Manthras . The mandir will now host a range of cultural and spiritual programs such […]

Ajna Chakra

Ajna Chakra

Our reflection of the psychic centres begins from ajna chakra. According to tradition, mooladhara chakra is designated as the first chakra since it is the seat of kundalini Shakti. However there is another system in which consideration and study of the chakras commerce from ajna . Ajna chakra is the point of the confluence where […]

Yoga

Yoga

The word Yoga is derived from the Sanskrit root ‘yuj’ meaning, to bind, join , attach and yoke, to direct and concentrate one’s attention on , to use and apply . It also means union or communion and needless to say, Yoga is the path to the true union of our will power with that of […]