Gayatri Mantra

Gayatri Mantra is one of the most revered of mantras in Sanatan Dharma. There are many Gayatri mantras, one for each of the famous gods. In this story we will look at the most important and the first Gayatri Mantra, how it was created, who…

Katha Upanishad

Katho Upanishad or Katha Upanishad is a major Shruti (What is heard) of Sanatan Dharma. Katho Upanishad – Story of Nachiketa and Yama is the story about a pious boy named Nachiketa and his conversation with Yama, the god of death. Vishwajit Yagna by Gautama,…

Rama Avatar

Lord Rama is the seventh Avatar of Lord Vishnu. He was born on Earth as Avatar of Lord Rama i.e. in the form of a Human. The Yuga (Age) in which this took place, was the Treta Yuga – second of the four Yugas. Putrakameshti…

Matsya Avatar

Matsya Avatar is the first of 10 incarnations (Avatars) of Lord Vishnu mentioned in the Sanatan Dharma religious texts. This story is about saving Vedas (Scriptures of Eternal Knowledge) from a Demon by Lord Vishnu through his first incarnation as the Matsya Avatar. It also…

Kurma Avatar

Kurma Avatar is the second incarnation of Lord Vishnu. He took the form of a Tortoise to defeat the forces of evil. This happened in the First Yuga of the four, the Satya Yuga. The arrogance of the king of Gods – Indra One day…