Diksha, Indian Ritual - Informative & researched article on Diksha, Indian Ritual
 Indianetzone: Largest Free Encyclopedia of India with thousand of articlesIndian Festivals


in  
 Art & Culture|Entertainment|Health|Reference|Sports|Society|Travel
Forum  | Free E-magazine  | RSS Feeds  
Indian Crafts|Indian Monuments|Indian Dances|Indian Festivals|Indian Paintings|Indian Photography|Indian Sculpture
Home > Art & Culture > Indian Festivals > Indian Customs and Rituals > Diksha
Diksha, Indian Ritual
Diksha is a ritual performed by the Hindus.
 
 Diksha, Indian RitualDiksha is a ritual performed by the Hindus. Diksha also means a new birth and a rite of initiation.

Again, as per the Bhagavata, Diksha is also the name of the wife of Ugra, one of the eight Rudras or manifestations of Brahma.

This article is a stub. You can enrich by adding more information to it. Send your Write Up to content@indianetzone.com

(Last Updated on : 23/09/2009)
More Articles in Indian Customs and Rituals  (84)
 
 
Sati  (1)
 
 
Danam  
 
 
 
Recently Updated Articles in Indian Festivals
Pushkar Mela
Pushkar Mela is celebrated on Kartika Purnima during October- November for twelve days to commemorate Lord Brahma.
Dhrang Fair
Dhrang fair is celebrated in Kutchh of Gujarat in honour of Saint Mekaran Dada who resided in a nearby village and preached the people.
Sheetla Mata Fair
Sheetla Mata fair is held in the Rajasthan state of India. The fair is devoted to the Hindu deity, Sheetla Mata who is worshipped as the goddess of epidemics.
Vautha Mela
Vautha Mela celebrated in Vautha of Gujarat is one the most popular fairs in India. This fair is the only major animal trade fair in Gujarat.
Festivals of Khonoma
Some of the festivals of Khonoma are Terhunyi, Sekrenyi, Sutsiakru, Ngonyi, and Suliede.
E-mail this Article | Post a Comment
Forum
Forum on Indian Festivals
Free E-magazine
Subscribe to Free E-Magazine on Art & Culture
 
 
Diksha, Indian Ritual - Informative & researched article on Diksha, Indian Ritual
Sitemap
Contact Us   |   RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2008 Jupiter Infomedia Ltd. All rights reserved including the right to reproduce the contents in whole or in part in any form or medium without the express written permission of
Jupiter Infomedia Ltd.