Tag: idols

24 What is the significance of Murthi pooja (idol worship)? 2014-06-20T16:03:58.167

15 Do we have any details about the oldest idol of any Hindu God found anywhere in the world? 2015-02-19T09:52:14.423

13 Which Hindu sects prohibit idol worship? 2014-07-01T05:47:39.100

13 Do the Vedas prohibit idol worship? 2014-07-17T06:38:46.043

9 Why did Adi Shankara promote idol worship? 2014-07-30T06:22:44.977

9 Are idols only imagination or someone had really seen God(s) 2018-05-14T19:35:00.413

7 What is Mindedness(chitt ekaagrata) based on Hinduism? 2018-04-22T20:28:51.673

6 What is Lord Vishnu's favourite food? 2017-08-02T18:03:57.237

5 Why do images of Sudarshana have Yoga Narasimha on the other side? 2015-01-17T12:04:55.490

5 Why Hindu gods are always depicted with multiple hands and heads but not legs? 2015-08-06T17:39:48.707

5 Is it allowed to hug/touch the main idol at a temple? 2018-02-27T21:36:37.497

5 Do Agama shastras prescribe rules regarding parivara-devatas? 2018-04-05T12:35:56.883

5 Which goddess (Ishta devi/Kula devi) sits legs folded & holding shiva linga? 2018-06-09T08:07:19.507

4 Idol worship in Hinduism 2015-03-13T18:24:46.333

4 Is it necessary to worship of idols (ie. Lord Shiva's or Hanuman"s Idol) ? Can one worship of The God without idols? 2017-04-06T10:21:15.953

4 What is the difference between worshiping an idol or image and worshiping God? 2017-07-02T06:02:52.780

4 What scriptures say that Prana Pratishtha is removed by a Chandala's touch? 2017-10-03T15:04:07.840

4 Do idols that receive worship in temples lose power over time and have to be re-energized? 2018-02-28T13:05:49.210

4 How to find defect in a Shiva linga or a Vigraham or a Shaligram 2018-05-21T08:30:43.863

4 What is the proper method of disposing deity idols which are broken? 2018-09-07T06:44:41.957

4 Which scripture mentions Vishwakarma made the idols at Jagannatha? 2018-09-19T17:25:22.473

3 Do Hindus believe that Idols make a person spiritually closer to God? 2014-07-01T05:32:42.287

3 How to do Prana Pratishtha of Idols of Ganpati, Shiva, Vishnu and Durga? 2015-09-15T11:58:53.637

3 Influence of the classical Upanishads on the belief of the maiority of contemporary Hindus 2016-08-01T19:23:08.600

3 Who is in the pic? 2017-09-03T05:35:24.360

3 Is it necessary for devotees to have idols at home? 2018-03-05T16:04:55.933

2 How and when are idols cleaned in temples? 2015-02-21T13:26:42.253

2 Why is Panguni Revati considered the "birthday" of Vishnu's Ranganatha form? 2015-03-23T16:06:20.763

2 What are the mantras recited in a Prana Pratishtha pooja? 2016-04-25T14:04:00.990

2 Who is this in the image and what are the objects held in the arms? 2016-08-03T16:22:46.553

2 Do Yajurveda 40.9, Yajurveda 32.3 and Bhagavadgita 7.20 reject idol worship? 2016-12-07T14:55:02.580

2 What does the Snake Idols in Binded form Indicate? 2017-04-14T15:47:03.110

2 for gods that are worshiped in both north and south india are their faces depicted similarly in the two areas? 2018-02-06T15:12:18.730

2 What are the causes of losing prana-pratishtha in a deity? 2018-02-28T13:15:19.407

2 Idols of God and various phases 2018-07-27T10:32:30.717

2 Pran Pratishta 's life scale in Deity's idol or statue and Scriptures of Pran Pratishta mantras 2018-08-26T12:54:11.600

1 Navabhashanam in Palani Murugan Idol? 2015-04-16T11:59:05.633

1 Does gold plating of Idols affect their energy? 2016-06-15T12:20:26.670

1 What technique they used earlier to make idols stand for centuries 2017-04-04T16:12:41.577

1 Murti Sthapana - why, what and when to do 2017-09-02T17:45:51.613

1 Can I have Gangadhareshwara Idol (not the Linga) to perform Abhyanjana, Abhisheka and pura? 2017-09-16T15:08:17.393

1 Do shastras sanction displaying idols of Hindu Gods as landscaping? 2018-04-01T21:00:09.087

1 Do Agama Shastras talk about materials that can be used for making idols? 2018-04-15T13:56:06.090

0 What exactly is explanation of Hindus when they perform idol worship? 2017-10-02T13:59:53.933