Diwali is a festival of lights symbolizing the victory of righteousness and the lifting of spiritual darkness. It celebrates the victory of good over evil – and the glory of light. This festival commemorates Lord Rama’s return to his kingdom Ayodhya after completing his 14-year exile…
May this festival of lights help you in attaining inner illumination! May the supreme light enlighten your understanding! May you acquire the inexhaustible spiritual wealth of the inner-self! May you prosper gloriously on the material as well as spiritual planes! Wish you a blissful Diwali!
May the blessings of Sri Ganesha be upon you all! May He remove all the obstacles that stand in your spiritual path! May He bestow on you all material prosperity as well as liberation! Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2015!
May you get spiritual calmness (Prasanna); have desire to get liberation from life cycles (Samvega); without any attachment to anything (Nirveda); kindness (Anukampa); and belief in the nine fundamental principles (Astikya) of Jainism! Happy Mahavir Jayanti!
The day of Guru Purnima has great significance for spiritual sadhaks and farmers. All spiritual aspirants and devotees worship Vyasa in honor of his divine personage and all disciples perform ‘puja’ of their respective spiritual preceptor or ‘Gurudevas’. They offer flowers and sweets to their spiritual gurus. It is also good time to begin spiritual lessons from a guru. Traditionally, spiritual seekers commence to intensify their spiritual ‘sadhana’ from this day. The day also finds a great importance for farmers. The period ‘Chaturmas’
(“four months”) begins from this day. The water, drawn up and stored as clouds ]
in the hot summer, now manifests in plentiful showers that brings fresh