Bal gopal is the is the infant/child form of Lord Krishna.The child form of Krishna also known as Bala Gopala (child Gopala) is worshipped across India. In Indian Mythology there are many stories of wonderful miraculous and innocent acts of Gopala Like stealing butter with friends. Breaking the pots of Gopis and stealing clothes of Gopis when they were bathing in a pond or river. The date of balgopal birth is known as Janmashtami. He was born to Devaki and her husband, Vasudeva. When Mother Earth became upset by the sin being committed on Earth she thought of seeking help from Lord Vishnu. She went in the form of a cow to visit Lord Vishnu and ask for help. Lord Vishnu agreed to help her and promised her that he would be born on Earth. On Earth in the Yadava clan, he was yadav according to his birth, a prince named Kamsa sent his father Ugrasena (King of Mathura) to prison and became the King himself. One day a loud voice from the sky (Akash Vani in Hindi) prophesied that the 8th son of Kamsas sister (Devaki) would kill Kamsa. Out of affection for Devaki Kamsa did not kill her outright. He did however send his sister and her husband (Vasudeva) to prison. Lord Vishnu himself later appeared to Devaki and Vasudeva and told them that he himself would be their eighth son and kill Kamsa and destroy sin in the world. In the story of Krishna the deity is the agent of conception and also the offspring.Because of his sympathy for the earth, the divine Vishnu himself descended into the womb of Devaki and was born as her son. Krishna is often described and portrayed as an infant eating butter a young boy playing a flute or as a older in bhagwad gita to show directions to people. The childhood perieod of balgopal also known as krishna was mostly spent on Mathura.
Parashurama is the sixth incarnation of Vishnu.Parshuram is also the kul guru of Bharadwaj and Kashyap gotra. Parshuram belongs to a gaud Brahmin of Bhargav gotra. Bhagwan Parashurama is the son of Jamadagni and Renuka. The word Parshu means AXE. Before Bhagwan Vishnu took the avatar of Lord Ram, he was Bhagwan Parshurama. He had worshipped Lord Dattatreya and had been blessed with invincibility. Parshuram was a devotee of Lord Shiva and was given a weapon called Parshu as a boon and he was an immortal. His father was a direct descendant of Lord Brahma.Read More!
God Buddha is famously seen as sitting under the pipal tree known as Bodhi in Bodh Gaya. Lord Buddha is potrayed as teacher of the Gods. His real name was Siddhartha Gautama and was son of Suddhodana a chief of Kshatriya Clan and his mother was princess of Koliyan Queen Maha Maya commonly known as Maya Devi. When his mother conceived him, she saw a dream that night that a white elephant with six tusks is entering her from right side. He was married at the age of 16 and left his life of a prince at the age of 29 in the search of awakening or enlightenment which he achieved at the age of 35.Read More!
Dhanteras is also a major shopping day, particularly for gold .Dhanteras starts off the five day festival. Starting days before and through Dhanteras houses and business premises are cleaned renovated and decorated. Women and children decorate entrances with Rangoli creative colourful floor designs both inside and in the walkways of their homes or offices.Read More!