Suthan, one of the most knowledgeable persons, a receptacle of wisdom, walks into a holy place called Nimishe where the rishis were performing a sacrifice for 12 years. After making him comfortable, Shaunaka approaches him with a request: to narrate the story of Srimad Bhagawatham.
We start our spiritual journey through the Mahatmyam which describes the importance of Srimad Bhagawatham.
Narada Muni spins Veda Vyasa’s sorrow to supreme joy HARI OM After having written 17 voluminous and scholarly works (puranas) on various religious and philosophical matters, the author, Sri Veda Vyas felt a strong wave of dissatisfaction in his mind. There was something amiss on which he could not put
These are the paintings of an Italian painter. He took 5 years to understand the Mahabharata and 12 years to complete the paintings. Giampaolo Tomassetti is a painter who has a huge passion for Mahabharata. Born in Italy, Tomassetti was a member of International Vedic Art Academy in Villa Vrindavan,
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As per our ancient Hindu scriptures, Purushartha is classified into four categories: Dharma, Artha, Kama, and Moksha 1. Dharma: It is quiet ambiguous for a common man to understand the meaning of Dharma. We get always puzzled with our actions as right or wrong to justify in our conscience. A
An anthropologist who had been studying the Xhosa people of Africa, was leaving to return home when he had a revealing experience, which he narrated. While waiting for his ride, he decided to play a game with the little children who milled around him. He placed some sweets in a
Anything may happen at any time to take away your pride, your wealth, your happiness; but no one can steal your humility. One of the most important and treasured qualities in life is humility. Anything may happen at any time to take away your pride, your wealth, your happiness; but
Keeping good company is as important as life. It enhances the quality of life, thinking and the soul’s quest for Atma Nirvana. Keeping good company has many virtues. The Puranas often speak of the benefits that one can derive through Satsang. It can transform your life, your thoughts, your action
Manusmriti has references to Brahmins tasting meat as part of Vedic rituals. But there are no references that they consumed meat as food. Just after restrictions were imposed on slaughter of cattle across India, a relative of mine quoted the Manusmriti to argue that Brahmins of yore in India `ate’