Spirituality

ஆலமரத்தடி ஆசானின் அருள்வாக்கு – Dakshinamurthy Stothram

As I wrote last week, I have commenced my journey in understanding myself. Nothing works without a prayer and I am a strong believer in that life style. So, I will start with a prayer on who else except the one and only Lord Arunachala at Thiruvannamalai who through Bhagwan Ramana Maharishi kindled the enquiry… Continue reading ஆலமரத்தடி ஆசானின் அருள்வாக்கு – Dakshinamurthy Stothram

Spirituality · Vedanta

Infinity – முழுமை – पूर्णम्

In Tamil, we use the word கடவுள் (kadavul) to indicate God. நம்மைக் கடந்தும் (kada) நமக்கு உள் (ul) இருப்பதுவே கடவுள் (Meaning that the one which is away from us and yet inside us is God). A very simple word with very deep meaning. One can keep contemplating on this word alone. Deeper introspection will drive us… Continue reading Infinity – முழுமை – पूर्णम्

Narayaneeyam · Spirituality

Narayaneeyam – Dasakam 1 – Verse 10

Sanskrit Verse ऐश्वर्यं शङ्करादीश्वरविनियमनं विश्वतेजोहराणांतेजस्संहारि वीर्यं विमलमपि यशो निस्पृहैश्चोपगीतम्।अङ्गासङ्गा सदा श्रीरखिलविदसि न क्वापि ते सङ्गवार्तातद्वातागारवासिन् मुरहर भगवच्छब्दमुख्याश्रयोऽसि॥१०॥ Audio Link https://www.dropbox.com/s/of5xqux33phzhbx/Sloka%2010.mp3?dl=0 - chanting by Sri. Sankararama Sharma Meaning in Tamil Dasakam 1 - Verse 10 Meaning in English O Lord of Guruvaayur! Thy lordliness consists in being the controller of all gods from Lord Shankara onwards.Thy… Continue reading Narayaneeyam – Dasakam 1 – Verse 10

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Narayaneeyam – Dasakam 1 – Verse 9

Sanskrit Verse कारुण्यात्काममन्यं ददति खलु परे स्वात्मदस्त्वं विशेषा-दैश्वर्यादीशतेऽन्ये जगति परजने स्वात्मनोऽपीश्वरस्त्वम्।त्वय्युच्चैरारमन्ति प्रतिपदमधुरे चेतना: स्फीतभाग्या-स्त्वं चात्माराम एवेत्यतुलगुणगणाधार शौरे नमस्ते॥९॥ Audio Link https://www.dropbox.com/s/2k4ty4w5dd8bys6/Sloka%209.mp3?dl=0 - chanting by Sri. Sankararama Sharma Meaning in Tamil Dasakam 1 - Verse 9 Meaning in English O Lord Shri Krishna! while other gods out of compassion, fulfill the desires of their devotees, Thou… Continue reading Narayaneeyam – Dasakam 1 – Verse 9

Narayaneeyam · Spirituality

Narayaneeyam – Dasakam 1 – Verse 8

Sanskrit Verse नम्राणां सन्निधत्ते सततमपि पुरस्तैरनभ्यर्थितान -प्यर्थान् कामानजस्रं वितरति परमानन्दसान्द्रां गतिं च।इत्थं निश्शेषलभ्यो निरवधिकफल: पारिजातो हरे त्वंक्षुद्रं तं शक्रवाटीद्रुममभिलषति व्यर्थमर्थिव्रजोऽयम्॥८॥ Audio Link https://www.dropbox.com/s/otvgfqct3zmta4q/Sloka%208.mp3?dl=0 - chanting by Sri. Sankararama Sharma Meaning in Tamil Dasakam 1 - Verse 8 Meaning in English O Lord Vishnu! for the devotees who surrender to Thee, Thou always confer, unasked for,… Continue reading Narayaneeyam – Dasakam 1 – Verse 8

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The Fairy “I” can’t fathom – She, the Big M

“It is an oft-quoted saying that philosophy begins in wonder. The mystery of the world with all its changes strikes the reflective temper. The Vedic philosophy grew out of a demand for the explanation of actual experience. Philosophy bade men seek beneath all change, which is the law of life, unity and persistency. All things… Continue reading The Fairy “I” can’t fathom – She, the Big M