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Significance of Diwali / Deepavali

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Deepaavali significance
Firstly, on dwaadashi it is called neeru tumbuva habba (to segregate water). 



Secondly, Dhana trayodashi (Dhanteras), is the day when Sri Hari takes the avataara as Sri Dhanvantari (Sri Vaidyo Narayana Hari - Sri Hari take avataara of a physician). On this day, Sri Dhanvantari brings 'Amruta' (during the saagara manthana). 


During the third day, that is on chaturdashi, Sri Krishna kills the raakshasa Narakaasura. That's why the name Sri Naraka Chaturdashi. 


On fourth day, that is on 'amaavaasya' (new moon) day, Sri Mahalakshmi pooja is done. 




The fifth and final day is on 'paadya'. On this day, Sri Hari in his Sri Vaamana avataara keeps the third foot on Sri Bali Chakravarti head. This is the reason this day is called as 'Bali Paadyami'. 

Let us all pray to our Sri Guru to show the right path. To get the right and correct lessons through out our life. We should always pray to Sri Mukhyaprana Devaru (Sri Hanuman) to show us the way …

Names of Lord Ganesh / Sri Vinayaka | ಗಣೇಶನ ಹೆಸರುಗಳು | Lord Ganesh names in Sanskrit | Lord Ganesh names

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Top 12 (ದ್ವಾದಷ ನಾಮ / Dvadasha naama)different names of Sri Ganesha / Sri Vinayaka as per our Dharma / Samskruti / Sanskruti


First twelve (12) important names of Sri Ganesha / Sri Vinayaka are as below:
These are known as dvadasha naamam (12 names):
೧. ಸುಮುಖಾ: ಶ್ರೀ ಗಣೇಶನ ಹೆಸರು, ಶ್ರೀ ಸುಮುಖಾ ಎಂದು, ಏಕೆಂದರೆ ಆತ ಎಷ್ಟು ಸುಂದರವೆಂದರೆ, ಸ್ವಯಂ ಶ್ರೀ ಚಂದ್ರದೇವನು ಕೂಡ ನಾಚುತ್ತಾನೆ. ಸುಮೂಖಾ = ಸು = ಸುಂದರ, ಅತೀ ಸುಂದರ / ಮುಖಾ = ಮುಖಾ, ತ್ವಚೆ, ಅಂಗ.

1. Sumukha: Sri Ganesha is called as Sri Sumukha, as he is so beautiful even Sri Chandradeva is nothing in front of him. Sumukha = Su = Beautiful, very beautiful / mukha = face, body.

೨. ಏಕದಂತ: ಶ್ರೀ ಗಣೇಶನಿಗೆ ಒಂದು ದಂತ ಇರುವುದರಿಂದ, ಆತನಿಗೆ ಏಕದಂತ ಎಂದು ಹೆಸರು. ಭಗವಂತ ಶ್ರೀ ವೇದವ್ಯಾಸರು ಶ್ರೀ ಮಹಾಭಾರತವನ್ನು ಬರೆಯುವುದ್ದಕ್ಕಾಗಿ ನಮ್ಮ ಶ್ರೀ ಗಣೇಶನಿಗೆ ನೇಮಕ ಮಾಡುತ್ತಾರೆ. ಬರಿಯುವ ಸಮಯದಲ್ಲಿ, ನಮ್ಮ ಶ್ರೀ ಗಣೇಶನ ಹತ್ತಿರ ಲೇಖನಿ ಇರುವುದಿಲ್ಲ. ಆದುದರಿಂದ, ಶ್ರೀ ಗಣೇಶ ತನ್ನ ಒಂದು ದಂತವನ್ನು ಕಿತ್ತು ಲೇಖನಿಯನ್ನಾಗಿ ಮಾಡಿಕೊಳ್ಳುತ್ತಾನೆ. ಆದುದರಿಂದ ನಮ್ಮ ಶ್ರೀ ಗಣೇಶನಿಗೆ, ಶ್ರೀ ಏಕದಂತ ಎಂದು ಹೆಸರು ಬಂತು. ಏಕದಂತ = ಏಕ = ಒಂದು, ದಂತ = ದಂತ / ಹಲ್ಲು.

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Different names of Sri Krishna, Sri Hari, Lord Vishnu with the meaning | Lord Krishna names with meaning | Sri Krishna names with meaning | Different names of Sri Krishna

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DIFFERENT NAMES OF SRI HARI / SRI KRISHNA



1. Yogeshwara: Somebody who can understand the mind of anything and anybody. Sri Hari is the Parama (ultimate) Prabhu (leader / father). That's why Sri Krishna is known as Yogeshwara. Also Yogeshwara means somebody who has the ultimate richness and power (which cannot be compared even with any other Demi Gods - even like Sri Brahma Deva, Rudhra Deva and even Sri Mahalakshmi Devi). Yogeshwara: Yogi = Ultimate mind reader / Yoga performer, Ishwara - Supreme to everybody and everything.

2. Giridhara: When Sri Krishna was just sapta (seven) year old, due to krodha (mindless ego / rage) of Sri Indradeva, heavy rains will continuously falls for seven days. To help his bhakthaadi (followers / devotees), Sri Krishna lifts the great mountain Govardhana with his left hand's small finger without any difficulty. Giridhara: giri - Mountain, dhara - holder. Someone who holds the mountain.
3. Vaasudeva (Vasudeva): In this name, vaasu means living and de…