Let me first present a reproduction of The Gayatri Mantra and Its Meaning. This is the most widespread and universal Mantra in the practice of Hinduism. You can also read a description of Goddess Gayatri and her relevance in Hinduism.

New! Gayatri - Word by Word
Next, I present a favorite prayer of mine - in a Hindi version and, an attempted English translation.

Beliefs and Gods

If you are interested in Hinduism, you might want to learn about some Hindu Beliefs and the role of Plants in Hinduism.

One of my endeavors is to present writeups on the various incarnations and their mythological backgrounds. Currently, Brahma, Lakshmi and Hanumaan are gracing this website.


Of course, festivals are an integral part of the fabric of our spirituality. Holi is a very popular festival in Northern India, and has considerable spiritual significance attached to it. Janamashtami celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna, and Rama Navami celebrates the birth of Lord Rama. Guru Poornima marks the occasion for paying homage and respects to our spiritual teachers and masters.

Related reading at this site:

Deities Festivals Mantras Prayers Texts