Hindu Gods


Shiva and Shakti: The Divine Energies Within Us All Shiva and Shakti: The Divine Energies Within Us All Shiva and Shakti: The Divine Energies Within Us All Shiva and Shakti: The Divine 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...

Indra: The King of the Gods Indra: The King of the Gods Indra: The King of the Gods Indra: The King of the Gods


Indra teaches us to use the lightning bolt, which we each have within us, not only to fight for what is good and righteous, but to fight...

5 Ways to Awaken Your Divine Feminine Shakti Energy 5 Ways to Awaken Your Divine Feminine Shakti Energy 5 Ways to Awaken Your Divine Feminine Shakti Energy 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.

Lakshmi: The Goddess of Prosperity Lakshmi: The Goddess of Prosperity Lakshmi: The Goddess of Prosperity Lakshmi: The Goddess of Prosperity


Lakshmi is the goddess of good luck, wealth and prosperity - both in the material and the spiritual sense. Here's how worshipping her can...

The Meaning of Diwali The Meaning of Diwali The Meaning of Diwali The Meaning of Diwali


Diwali, also known as the festival of light, is the biggest event of the year for Hindu communities all over the world. For a practicing...

Goddess Durga: The Embodiment of Pure Force Goddess Durga: The Embodiment of Pure Force Goddess Durga: The Embodiment of Pure Force Goddess Durga: The Embodiment of Pure Force


All you need to know about Goddess Durga and the endless potential she can help you unlock in yourself!

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,...

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.

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.