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Srimad Bhagavatam

Bhagavata Purana also known as Srimad Bhagavata Maha Purana, Srimad Bhagavatam is one of Hinduism’s eighteen great Puranas . Composed in Sanskrit and available in almost all major Indian languages,it promotes bhakti (devotion) to Krishna integrating themes from the Advaita (monism) philosophy and from the Dvaita (dualism) philosophy.

The Secret Mantra For Moksha – Sri Krishna

Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter One Sloka 8: Suthovacha, preetihi Shounaka. Translation: Sutha is extremely pleased at the quality of questions and doubts. He says: Oh Shaunaka! Your mind is filled with inquisitiveness to listen to stories. Since the essence...

How To Tame Your Brain And Attain Calmness

Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter Two Sloka 4: Satyadhithriyuge.In the three previous yugas – Krita, Thetra and Dwapara – wisdom and renunciation led to Mukti (liberation of the soul), but in Kali Yuga, only Bhakti is enough to attain...

Do Not Focus On The Muck, Look At The Lotus – Srimad Bhagavatam

Srimad Bhagavata Mahatmyam (The Glories of Srimad Bhagavatam) Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter One Sloka 64: Naradouvacha.Narada said: Hey, Bhadre, since you have raised these doubts, I shall clarify. Listen to me carefully. Your sorrow will...

The Importance of Hearing

Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter One Sloka 19: Menire. Translation: The Munis realised that Srimad Bhagavatham is the embodiment of the Supreme on the earth. Those who listen or read this sacred book will attain Vaikunta Prapti (will be liberated...

Narada Muni, The Supreme’s Right Hand Saint

Why is Narada Muni not able to stay in one place? The story goes thus. Brahma was ordained by the Supreme to create and populate the world. It was described in earlier sloka that Brahma first created the Sanat Kumaras.

Sri Hari Shows That Rules Have To Be Respected – Srimad-Bhagavatam

Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter One Sloka 62: Shri Bhatkiyurvacha...Hey Muni (Narada), people are interested or prone to commit sins in Kali. This Kali is an ideal candidate for getting killed. Then why did King Parikshit protect it (Kali)....

The Secret to Multiply Bhakti – Sri Krishna

Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter One Sloka 9: Bhaktourkha... Translation: I shall tell you the secret of what multiplies Bhakti at all times and create love for Sri Krishna. Listen carefully. Interpretation: Shri Suthan further stokes the...

Bhakti regains her vigour, not her sons

Having revived Bhakti through self-realisation, Shri Narada Muni was unable to wake up her two sons – Gyana and Vairagya – from their lethargy. How does Narada Muni overcome this?

Krishna’s brief for Bhakti – Srimad Bhagavatam

Krishna Consciousness ( Moksha or Mukti (salvation) )  Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter Two Sloka 7: Angeekritam. Obeying that order from Sri Krishna and ready to implement His order, He was extremely pleased and gave...

Fountainhead of Bhakti & Moksha

Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter One Sloka 13: Shukam natuvam. Translation: The Devas, who are known to do things that please themselves, offered Amruth from the kalasha (pot) to Sri Sukha and in return wanted the Amruth called Srimad Bhagavatam