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#Worship of #Mahadev in #Shravan (month) : -

Lord Shankar is specially worshiped in the month of Shravan. During this period, the worship is started with the consecration of Mahadev. In Abhishek, Mahadev is bathed with water, milk, curd, ghee, sugar, honey, Ganga water,... Mahadev ๐Ÿ™Œ
sugarcane juice etc.

After Abhishek, Lord Shiva is pleased with Belpatra, Samipatra, Dub, Kusha, Kamal, Neelkamal, Auk Madar, Janwafool โ€‹โ€‹Kaner, Rai Phool etc. It is offered as a bhog to Dhatura, Bhang and Shreephal Mahadev. Bhola bhandari โค๏ธ
#According to #mythology Shravan month is considered to be the month of Lord Shankar, the God of Gods.

There is a mythology in this regard that when Sanat Kumar asked Mahadev the reason to love him for the month of Shravan, then Lord Shiva told that when Goddess Sati sacrificed Natraaj ๐Ÿ™
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Orthodoxy made #Hindu Samaj non-inclusive and created deep faultlines for others to exploit. For orthodoxy, the 'mlechchh' is as much a non-Hindu as a Scheduled Caste person. #Orthodoxy never strengthens society or faith. Reject orthodoxy like Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar did. 1/n
Laughable that you can't accept food delivered by a non-Hindu because it is #Shravan. Does the food come certified that it has been cooked and packed by Hindus? A true #orthodox would cook his food, wash his utensils, carry his water. You are not even true to orthodoxy. 2/n
History tells us orthodoxy has inflicted incalculable harm to #Hinduism and #Hindu Samaj. Orthodoxy defended sati, child marriage, putrid casteism, purdah. #Orthodoxy opposed Hindu Code, women's education, equal rights, temple entry. Examples abound. 3/n
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