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10 Strange Facts about Scorpios
By Nikita Banerjee
Individuals born between 23rd October and 22nd November fall under the Scorpio zodiac sign. As per Indian Vedic astrology, Scorpio is ruled by Mars and as per western astrology, it is ruled by Pluto. The very mention of Scorpio zodiac sign makes people sit up and take notice. This is because they are mysterious individuals with an intense nature. They make loyal friends and dangerous enemies. They are devoted lovers and will do anything to ensure their loved ones are happy and protected. If they have agreed or committed to a project or relationship, they will not back down. They go by their gut and most often than not, they are right. It is best to not lie to a Scorpio because they will see through it until the end. Let us know explore strange facts about Scorpios:
Understanding the essence behind Mantras
By Ritu Shukla
Mantra originated from Sanskrit root Manas (mind)+ tra (deliverance). The vibrations generated by mantra recitation have the power to relax the brain, de-clutter and excavate subconscious crystallized thoughts stored in the organs and glands and transform these bodily parts into repositories of peace, contentment and positive lives. Mantras produce intense vibrations and the shorter it is, the more meaningful the mantra is.
Your luck this week: 24th August - 30th August 2015
By Pt Deepak Dubey
Luck, kismet, Bona sort, luk derma etc. Luck has many names and we blame our luck for everything that goes wrong with us. However, there is no gain without risk and some factors are eventually decided by our luck. Let us explore how luck will favour us this week!
Best career choices for your Zodiac Sign!
By Honey Chopra
To have a career and make a living is one of the most important aspects in life. One needs to be very objective in making a career choice as the number of options available in this “Global Village” cloud the thinking and cause confusion. Your career forms a crucial part of your existence. Although the money you make at the end of the day is also important, if you do what you are naturally good at, the chances of achievements and rewards coming your way become very bright! There is a wide variety of aptitude tests, psychometric tests and career counselling to aid you in making the right career choice. Astrology, however, is the single best method which can not only point out your potential, it can also throw light on the career path you are likely to follow.
Mythological tales behind Raksha Bandhan
By Nikita Banerjee
Raksha Bandhan, also known as Rakhi, is a very popular festival in India and is celebrated with great pomp and grandeur. It is considered to be a very auspicious and special festival in the Northern parts of India. Every festival celebrated in India has a rich history from it first started and how it came to be celebrated as a festival. The festival of Raksha Bandhan is being celebrated to honour the bond of love and protection between brothers and sisters since the days of yore. This year Raksha Bandha will be celebrated on 29th August 2015. Let us explore the legends associated with this festival.
What your stars say about your stocks this week: 24th August – 30th August 2015
By Anil Kumar Jain
Aries: Mixed response is expected in speculation this week. Each investment decision should be made prudently & objectively. Financial gains are expected on Tuesday & Thursday. You will be in a position to grab new opportunities in the profession. Investment in PSU & Banking stocks may prove rewarding.
Zodiac signs and sibling rivalry
By Nikita Banerjee
Sibling rivalry is a very commonly used term; a term that defines our love-hate relationship we share with our brothers and sisters. Simply put, it is wonderful to have sibling, a brother or a sister, to share our childhood dreams! Then there are days when we hate them and wish them ill and there are days we absolutely cherish their presence. Our siblings may or may not be similar to us in many ways; however, the core values are usually similar. A lot of what defines their personality has to be with what their zodiac signs are! Let us explore our siblings’ zodiac signs –
What secrets do the markings & symbols in your palm hold?
By Nikita Banerjee
If you take a keen look at your palm, you will notice there are many markings and formations within the palm. These markings are symbols that are positive or negative interruptions or blockages within the flow of natural lines in the palm, fingers and mounts. These markings and symbols have a deeper meaning – they indicate positive or negative energies. For e.g. a triangular marking in your palm indicates positive energy and crosses in the palm represent negative energy.
Your luck this week: 17th August – 23rd August 2015
By Pt Deepak Dubey
This is the best time to expand your social circle. You will definitely get honour or appreciation from seniors at social or professional front. Your sharp & logical mind will take good decisions this week. Bright Chances of success for students. Stars are showing some disturbance in terms of health. You have to be more cautious while driving or travelling. Your Mother’s health also needs attention.
Why do we celebrate Nag Panchami
By Nandita Pandey
Amongst many Hindu rituals and festivals, one of the important one that falls on the fifth day of the waxing moon in the lunar month of Shravan is the festival of Nag Panchami. From time immemorial, man has always worked towards living in harmony with its environment. Giving importance to all the sentient beings has been the essence of the Sanatan Dharma. Snakes occupy a very significant space in Hindu Mythology as they are also considered to be the resident of Patal Loka or Nag Loka. The scriptures treat Snakes as a community; Mansa Devi the Snake Goddess is specially offered prayers on this day. Her temple adorns a hilltop in Haridwar area. This year Nag Panchami falls on 19th August 2015.
What your stars say about your stocks this week: 17th August – 23rd August 2015
By Anil Kumar Jain
The profession of stock market is not for the faint hearted. It requires a huge appetite for risk and speculation, intelligence and of course, patience. Let us explore what weekly moon sign predictions have in store for the stock markets this week!
India's Independence Day - An astrological analysis
By Astrospeak Content
India, our motherland will enter her 69th year of Independence this 15th August. A lot has changed in terms of progress and development in the last 68 years. We as a nation have progressed from a developing country to a developed country. Having shed the shackles of slavery, Indians today have made their mark and carved a niche for themselves in almost every sphere.
Lesser Known Facts About Lord Vishnu
By Astrospeak Content
In Hinduism, the male trinity gods, Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh, i.e. Lord Shiva, are considered supreme almighty. India, Nepal and many different parts of the world are peppered with temples dedicated to these three gods. Lord Shiva has a huge number of followers but Lord Vishnu and Lord Brahma are not far behind. Lord Vishnu too, is a very popular deity in Hinduism. So let us explore what makes him so popular among his devotees:
Your luck this week: 10th August - 16th August 2015
By Pt Deepak Dubey
Luck favours the bold. There is no concept of luck if there is no risk. However, the movement of the stars and planets influence the quality of luck for a person as well. Therefore, let us read what luck has in store for each of the zodiac signs this week!
What your stars says about your stocks this week: 10th August – 16th August 2015
By Anil Kumar Jain
Stock market investments are prone to major risks; they can make you rich overnight or turn you into a pauper. The trick is to invest wisely after much research. However, another influencing factor for your success is your moon sign. Read more to know how your moon signs will influence the success of your stock market investments this week!
What secrets do our fingers hold?
By Astrospeak Content
Each finger on our palm reveals something about our personality. Palmistry experts believe that while a detailed study of each finger on the palm is a stream of science in itself; let us explore what the size of each finger reveals about our personalities.
Irrfan Khan – his stars spell his success!
By Astrospeak Content
Irrfan Khan is a dark horse; with unconventional looks, close to zero dancing skills, he has taken the industry by storm with his mighty acting prowess. He has a unique style and has soon emerged as one of the most outstanding, versatile actors the Indian film Industry has ever seen. With his recent success, Piku, under his belt, Khan was recently seen shaking his leg in a music video by AIB – a spoof on Bollywood Party Songs. Let us explore his horoscope to know what makes him a cZar in the land of King Khans.
Which zodiac signs are better off not dating?
By Nikita Banerjee
Every individual ruled by his or her sun sign, possesses different abilities and naturally, their personalities differ too. Some of these personality traits are good while some are flawed. Some zodiac signs get along well with each other, some tolerate each other and some... well, it is best if they meet each other! These hold true when it comes to dating. Dating, for most couples, could be the first step towards something more meaningful and deep or even love. However, you do not want to be attached to someone you cannot stand let alone spend a few minutes in their company. Therefore, let us explore which zodiac signs are better off not dating each other!
Your luck this week: 3rd August - 9th August 2015
By Pt Deepak Dubey
How is this week shaping up for you? Are things running smoothly or are you facing delays and obstacles in your path to success? Read your this week's Luck horoscope predictions based on your zodiac sign to know more!
Why do we offer coconuts to Gods?
By Nikita Banerjee
Coconuts in exchange of human sacrifice? Cannot imagine this, can you? Coconuts make the perfect offering, a holy fruit with a hard shell on the outside, soft juicy fruit inside and the coconut water is only second to nectar. Our typical aarti thalis or offerings to God, when we head to the temple, are as follows – flowers or pushpam, sweets – bhog, incense sticks, a holy cloth offering for god and of course, a coconut. Yes, you read the correctly. The coconuts, that we offer to the almighty as a part of our aarti thali is actual to save human beings from being slaughtered!