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Ammaji my mother is asking, if we are unable to do 16 step what are the minimum steps and why?

The minimum is panchopachara-puja, which means a puja which has five components. This is the simplest and the quickest form of physicalized prayer, and includes offerings of flowers, incense, dipam, naivedyam and aarti. These five...

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Ammaji my father is asking, what is importance of Naivedyam in daily life ?

Naivedyam is one of the steps in physical form of worship as given to us in our tradition. Here, all the steps are intimate to receiving the Lord as an atithi, an invited guest and...

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Ammaji my students wants to know, in Mahabharata why did Krishna always take Pandavas side?

Lord Krishna was an Incarnation that manifested on earth for re-establishing dharma as there was decadence of dharma in Dvapara yuga. His sole purpose was to wipe out the wrong doers, to protect the dharmic...

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Ammaji my wife wants to know, in Mahabharata why did Draupadi have 5 husbands ?

Every story in the itihasa such as Ramayana and Mahabharata has a message hidden for us to learn from. In the Mahabharata, Kunti is a character whose self-restraint on her words, is even questioned by...

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Ammaji my 6 year old niece is asking, why does the mother goddess Amba reprsented with so many hands and weapons?

A human being with two hands has limited strength. When one sees many hands in any deity, it only reveals that the specific deity has infinite strength and power. The weapons are tools that are...

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