Tag: Hindu

Lokah Samastah Sukhino Bhavantu

“May all beings everywhere be happy and free, and may the thoughts, words, and actions of my own life contribute in some way to that happiness and to that freedom for all.” ~ Hindu Prayer For today ask how you can contribute to the…


Natarajasana ~ Lord of the Dance

Nataraj is one of the persona of Shiva. In this guise he is portrayed as a rather imposing figure standing atop a small midget, surrounded by a ring of fire with snakes around his neck. This form of Shiva is about destruction. He beats a…

Trikanasana ~ Triangle Pose

A powerful demon named Mahishasura was wreaking havoc on the gods and goddesses and was threatening to overthrow them.  He was distracting them from their duties and causing them to turn their attention toward worldly pleasures. Shiva, Brahma and Vishnu, the sacred trinity in charge,  were…