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Lord Shiva

Varanasi -- A Spiritual Experience In The City Of Light

Vyjay Rao | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
Vyjay Rao

Age has taken its toll on my father, and he is a shadow of his former self, especially after the demise of my mom. I have been thinking of ways and me...

Secrets of Beings: The Pillars of Shiva

Liaquat Ali Khan | Posted 03.08.2016 | Religion
Liaquat Ali Khan

The pillars (called lingam in Sanskrit) of Lord Shiva -- identified as a supreme god, along with Brahma and Vishnu, constituting the trimurti (trinity of gods) -- are strewn all over the world, including Washington D.C., Luxor, Paris, and Karnataka.

PHOTOS: The Great Night Of Shiva, The Lord Of Destruction

The Huffington Post | HuffPost Religion Editors | Posted 02.17.2015 | Religion

Maha Shivaratri (also Shivratri) is celebrated on February 17, 2015, by Hindus all over the world. This festival glorifies the Hindu god Shiva, believ...

PHOTOS: The Great Night Of Shiva, The Lord Of Destruction

Posted 02.27.2014 | Religion

Maha Shivaratri (also Shivratri) is celebrated on February 27, 2014, by Hindus all over the world. This festival glorifies the Hindu god Shiva, believ...

Lord Shiva And The Economist: A New Low For Journalism

Vamsee Juluri | Posted 10.24.2011 | Religion
Vamsee Juluri

Describing a sacred Lingam as a "lump of ice" is not frankness. It is absurdity. It is like describing the Sistine Chapel as smears of paint, or The Economist as pre-cycled future toilet paper.