Hindu Gods


Hinduism's Most Popular Deities Hinduism's Most Popular Deities Hinduism's Most Popular Deities Hinduism's Most Popular Deities


Hinduism has a pantheon of gods and goddesses, but some stand out as most worshiped. Learn about the most popular Hindu deities, including...

The Sacred Meaning of Mantras The Sacred Meaning of Mantras The Sacred Meaning of Mantras The Sacred Meaning of Mantras


What are mantras and how are they used? Learn five of the most powerful mantras, their meaning and how they can deepen your yoga practice

O-M-Goddess! 5 Ways to Awaken Your Divine Feminine Shakti Energy O-M-Goddess! 5 Ways to Awaken Your Divine Feminine Shakti Energy O-M-Goddess! 5 Ways to Awaken Your Divine Feminine Shakti Energy O-M-Goddess! 5 Ways to Awaken Your Divine Feminine Shakti Energy


Shakti is the feminine counterpart to your masculine (Shiva) energy. Learn five ways you can awaken this goddess energy within

10-Minute Meditation 10-Minute Meditation 10-Minute Meditation 10-Minute Meditation


New to meditation? Try this simple mantra practice to get you started and enjoy the benefits of seeing the world in a different light

Choosing the Best Translation of the Bhagavad Gita Choosing the Best Translation of the Bhagavad Gita Choosing the Best Translation of the Bhagavad Gita Choosing the Best Translation of the Bhagavad Gita


The Bhagavad Gita is a must-read for all yogis, but with so many translations out there, which version should you read? Yogapedia has...

Our 4 Favorite Chants Our 4 Favorite Chants Our 4 Favorite Chants Our 4 Favorite Chants


Mantras are a sacred and powerful way to invoke the Divine within us. Learn 4 of our favorites and the blessings they bring to yogis who...

Invoking Durga Within You Invoking Durga Within You Invoking Durga Within You Invoking Durga Within You


Durga is the goddess warrior against evil. She is a refuge, helping to protect us from the forces of evil. Learn how to call upon this...

Creating a Personal Puja Creating a Personal Puja Creating a Personal Puja Creating a Personal Puja


Creating a personal puja is a deeply spiritual practice and an integral part of your daily ritual. Learn how to make one that is unique to...

Invoking the Divine Feminine in Yoga: How to Call Upon 5 Popular Hindu Goddesses Invoking the Divine Feminine in Yoga: How to Call Upon 5 Popular Hindu Goddesses Invoking the Divine Feminine in Yoga: How to Call Upon 5 Popular Hindu Goddesses Invoking the Divine Feminine in Yoga: How to Call Upon 5 Popular Hindu Goddesses


The yoga tradition includes many Hindu goddesses whom you may call upon to help you, depending on what kind of energy you're needing at any...

Om Namah Shivaya Mantra Om Namah Shivaya Mantra Om Namah Shivaya Mantra Om Namah Shivaya Mantra


Om Namah Shivayah honors the power of Lord Shiva. Discover the power of this ancient mantra and chant it to evoke your own inner divinity

What's My Mantra? What's My Mantra? What's My Mantra? What's My Mantra?


There are many powerful mantras used in meditation. Learn five of our favorites and how they can bring you greater peace, awareness and...

The Message of the Gurus The Message of the Gurus The Message of the Gurus The Message of the Gurus


Understanding the cycles of our life is key to lightening up and being happy. Find out what the gurus have been trying to tell us all along

Abundance-Boosting Mantra & Meditation of Goddess Lakshmi Abundance-Boosting Mantra & Meditation of Goddess Lakshmi Abundance-Boosting Mantra & Meditation of Goddess Lakshmi Abundance-Boosting Mantra & Meditation of Goddess Lakshmi


The beautiful Hindu Goddess Lakshmi is one of the most important in the yogic pantheon. Learn how to invoke her presence to attract more...

A Guide to Hinduism's Leading Goddesses A Guide to Hinduism's Leading Goddesses A Guide to Hinduism's Leading Goddesses A Guide to Hinduism's Leading Goddesses


How do you choose which Hindu goddess to worship? Review our guide here to some of the most popular Hindu goddesses and decide who...

Beat the Blues With Hindu's Lovable Lord Krishna Beat the Blues With Hindu's Lovable Lord Krishna Beat the Blues With Hindu's Lovable Lord Krishna Beat the Blues With Hindu's Lovable Lord Krishna


Many of us recognize the iconic blue Hindu deity known as Krishna, but what else do you know about him? Learn why Lord Krishna is so...

Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita


What is the Bhagavad Gita really about and why is it so important to yoga? Read more here to find out why 'the Gita' is such a classic

Shiva and Shakti Shiva and Shakti Shiva and Shakti Shiva and Shakti


The union of the divine feminine and masculine is known as Lord Ardhanarishvara. This is Shiva-Shakti in consort. Uniting these energies...

The Story of Hinduism's Elephant-Headed Deity, Ganesh (and How to Call Upon His Good Fortune) The Story of Hinduism's Elephant-Headed Deity, Ganesh (and How to Call Upon His Good Fortune) The Story of Hinduism's Elephant-Headed Deity, Ganesh (and How to Call Upon His Good Fortune) The Story of Hinduism's Elephant-Headed Deity, Ganesh (and How to Call Upon His Good Fortune)


Ganesh, the beloved Hindu god of good fortune, removes obstacles in both the material and spiritual realms. Learn all about this...