Hindu Gods


Lord Krishna: The Voice of the Bhagavad Gita Lord Krishna: The Voice of the Bhagavad Gita Lord Krishna: The Voice of the Bhagavad Gita Lord Krishna: The Voice of the Bhagavad Gita


Lord Krishna is a vital figure in the history of yoga, as it is Krishna who is first recorded to have mentioned and defined the concept of...

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)


Happy Ganesh Chaturthi! Ganesh, the beloved Hindu god of good fortune, removes obstacles in both the material and spiritual realms. Learn...

An Introduction to Hanuman: The Hindu Monkey God An Introduction to Hanuman: The Hindu Monkey God An Introduction to Hanuman: The Hindu Monkey God An Introduction to Hanuman: The Hindu Monkey God


The Hindu god, Hanuman, is the epitome of selfless devotion. Here's what you can learn from his history and how you can incorporate worship...

An Introduction to Lord Shiva: The Destroyer An Introduction to Lord Shiva: The Destroyer An Introduction to Lord Shiva: The Destroyer An Introduction to Lord Shiva: The Destroyer


Lord Shiva is one of the three main Hindu gods, the Destroyer that removes whatever no longer serves a higher purpose in our lives. Here's...

Goddess Saraswati Goddess Saraswati Goddess Saraswati Goddess Saraswati


Hindu deities each possesses unique attributes, including Saraswati. Here's an introduction to the Goddess Saraswati, how she came to be,...

Happy Navratri! Celebrate Hinduism's Warrior Goddess Durga Happy Navratri! Celebrate Hinduism's Warrior Goddess Durga Happy Navratri! Celebrate Hinduism's Warrior Goddess Durga Happy Navratri! Celebrate Hinduism's Warrior Goddess Durga


Durga is the Hindu goddess warrior helping to protect us from the forces of evil. Learn how to call upon this deva deity when you're in...

Four Facets of Hinduism's Lovable Lord Krishna to Keep in Mind Four Facets of Hinduism's Lovable Lord Krishna to Keep in Mind Four Facets of Hinduism's Lovable Lord Krishna to Keep in Mind Four Facets of Hinduism's Lovable Lord Krishna to Keep in Mind


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

Vishnu Vishnu Vishnu Vishnu


Be inspired by Lord Vishnu's preserving peace and love, and live also in loving-kindness toward others.

Shiva and Shakti: The Nature of These Divine Masculine and Feminine Energies Within Us All Shiva and Shakti: The Nature of These Divine Masculine and Feminine Energies Within Us All Shiva and Shakti: The Nature of These Divine Masculine and Feminine Energies Within Us All Shiva and Shakti: The Nature of These Divine Masculine and Feminine Energies Within Us All


The union of the divine masculine and feminine energies is Shiva and Shakti in consort. Learn about the qualities of each energy and the...

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? Here are five best...

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 of four of the most popular devas and decide who resonates with you.

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...

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...

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.

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.

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...

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.

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.