Sunday, May 28, 2023

Shankar Ananda

Shankar-Ananda is an avid follower of the puranas. He is an interpreter of ancient texts in modern light.






Srimad Bhagavatam Mahatmyam, Chapter 3 Sloka 54: Sri Sootha said: When Sri Krishna decided to leave the earth for his abode, the...
Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter 3 Sloka 42-43: These two slokas state that those who do not read Srimad Bhagavatam are wasting their lives.
As all the sages, munis and others assembled (at Haridwar), Sage Narada and Sanat Kumaras walked in to deliver talk on the importance of Srimad Bhagavatam.
Suthaouvacha..Sutha said: After this conversation, Sanat Kumaras and Narada Muni left from Badari Ashram to Haridwar with the sole intention to part-take in the Srimad Bhagavata yagna.
Srimad Bhagavatam, Mahatmyam, Chapter 3 Sloka 1: Naradaouvacha: Gnayana yagnam…Said Narada: In order to help Bhakti, Gnayana and Vairagya regain their strength, I shall narrate the story (Srimad Bhagavatam), as preached by Sage Sukha Muni, as a Yagna.
The learned Sanath Kumaras continue to tell Sage Narada the following: By mere listening to Srimad Bhagavatam, Bhakti, Gyana (wisdom) and Vairagya (detachment) would gain strength. Gyana and Vairagya would be able to stay without getting weak. Bhakti will be extremely contended. That is the power of the Holy Text.

Recent posts

How to Transform Everyday Life into an Adventure

Life is a grand adventure waiting to be embraced, and the beauty of it lies in our ability to find extraordinary moments...

The Evolution of Consciousness: From Ancient Wisdom to Modern Science

Consciousness, the enigmatic essence of our existence, has captivated human minds since time immemorial. Throughout history, various cultures and philosophical traditions have...

What does Lord Krishna say about duty?

The Bhagavad Gita is a sacred Hindu scripture that consists of a conversation between Lord Krishna and the warrior Arjuna on the...

Goddess Lakshmi’s Blessings: Tasks to Perform During Godhuli Time

Godhuli time, the period between sunset and dusk, holds a special significance in Hindu tradition. It is believed to be the auspicious...

What Chanakya says about the Power of Education

Acharya Chanakya, also known as Kautilya or Vishnugupta, a renowned philosopher and economist in ancient India, is known for his wisdom and...

Recent comments

Tushar Kanti Hore on Mahabharata- In Painting
Don`t copy text!