Tag Archives: Shakti

Navaratri – Nine Nights Celebrating the Goddess

Navaratri means nine nights, from navam, नवम्, nine, and ratri, रात्रि, night, in Sanskrit. This festival is celebrated twice each year, in the Autumn and the Spring. In Spring Navaratri begins when the Moon enters the Nakshatra Ashwini at 0° in Mesha/Aries in the Sidereal Zodiac (Vedic … Continue reading

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The Second Nakshatra: Bharani

The second of the twenty-seven Nakshatras                                                                      … Continue reading

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The Rashi of Simha (Sign of Leo)

The Sun is now beginning its journey through the sign of Leo,                                                 the fifth sign of … Continue reading

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