Mythology

Explore interesting stories in Indian mythology that talk about the importance of gold in our culture.

TOP Stories

MORE Stories

Why Goddess Lakshmi is worshipped on Diwali

The significance of worshipping Goddess Lakshmi on the auspicious festival of Diwali

Read More

Golden moments of the Bible

Exploring the story behind some of the 400 mentions of gold in the bible

Read More

Gold – the seed of Agni

As per Hindu mythology, Agni (God of fire) became one with water, and thus gold was created. Since then, Gold is regarded as the seed of Agni.

Read More

How Ravana won and lost his golden kingdom

Read about the interesting turn of events that led to Ravana first capturing and later losing the golden city of Lanka, as narrated in the Ramayana.

Read More

A matter of faith

Hindu mythology suggests the importance of gold and further elaborates on how it's an auspicious metal for all occasions in Indian culture.

Read More

Shiva’s Tripura Viman – technologically advanced ancient flying machine

Traditional texts talk about Lord Shiva’s ‘Viman’ as an aerial chariot that carried people and travelled as fast as the wind. Sounds familiar, right? Read on to uncover how ancient flying machines predicted the future of technology.

Read More

The golden story of Lord Venkatesh

The loyal devotees have immensely contributed towards making Tirupati the richest Hindu temple in India. In fact, the roof of the sanctum sanctorum is entirely covered in gold

Read More

The legend of Sita and the golden deer

Read how the beautiful, golden deer that captivated Sita’s interest initiated a major change in the narrative of Ramayana

Read More

The secrets of vault B

The mysterious last door of Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram holds a golden secret with an unlikely key forgotten over the ages

Read More

The golden ring of King Dushyanta

The golden ring plays a vital role in the love story of King Dushyant and Shakuntala. Find the whole story behind their separation and reunion

Read More

Gold Estimator

Enter an amount to find out its value in gold

Gold Estimator

You could own
Gold

Grams

of gold today