Rudra Homam – karmic cleansing and rejuvenation

Rudra Homam – karmic cleansing and rejuvenation

What is Homa? Homa, also known as Havan, is a Sanskrit word referring to sacred fire ritual in ancient Vedic tradition. The science of Homa is a Vedic ritual that invokes fire, one of the five sacred elements of nature – earth, water, fire, air and ether. In Hinduism,...
The Saga of the Naked Monks

The Saga of the Naked Monks

By – Ma Nithya Swaroopapriyananda In English, there’s an old cliché often quoted in times of war and violence used to cool hot tempers and prevent a physical fight: “The pen is mightier than the sword.” No doubt, a well crafted point in a debate or a clear...
Mahadeva’s Kitchen – The Hindu Bhaga Shastra

Mahadeva’s Kitchen – The Hindu Bhaga Shastra

About early 2015, the Nithyananda Dhyanapeetam Adheenam in Bengaluru, South India, made a surprising discovery – the existence of a Vedic age cookbook, revealed by Mahadeva himself – the Bhaga Shastra, or textbook for cooking. Mahadeva revealed the secrets of the...