युधिष्ठिरः - The son of यमः & Narendra Modi

yudhishthira is one of mahabhArata’s wisest men. The extent of his knowledge and understanding of shruti, smriti & shAstrA is clearly elucidated in the famous… 1,785 more words

Chapter 1 - Symptoms of a despondent mind – Arjuna Vishada Yoga

Bhagavad Gita – Chapter 1

The first chapter is all about setting the stage to understand the types of problems we will be dealing with in the entire book. 782 more words

Bhagavad Gita

Arjun: The mighty warrior

The story of Mahabharata includes many characters and each of them has it’s own influential role in the epic. Since it is a composition of Ved Vyasa, hence it centres around the supreme lord and hence, it is meant for people who are devoted to him and wish to enjoy his pastimes in various forms. 318 more words


On 'Narziss and Goldmund' by Hermann Hesse

First published in 1930, Narziss and Goldmund forms part of a profoundly insightful body of work by Hermann Hesse.

I visited Goodreads and was not surprised to find well over a thousand reviews. 527 more words

Five Reasons Krishna Is Known As Partha-sarathi

“Since God is unlimited, His names also must be unlimited. Therefore we cannot settle on one name. For instance, Krishna is sometimes called Yashoda-nandana, the son of mother Yashoda; or Devaki-nandana, the son of Devaki; or Vasudeva-nandana, the son of Vasudeva; or Nanda-nandana, the son of Nanda. 1,202 more words

Hare Krishna

[gunung] yang pertama!

Setelah nyaris gagal karena erupsi, alhamdulillah akhirnya kami bisa juga ke Gunung Bromo minggu lalu. Emang dari dulu saya udah pengen banget ngajakin anak-anak dan suami naik gunung supaya mereka bisa ngerasain dinginnya gunung, supaya bisa ngerasain indahnya liat bintang-bintang dan sunrise dari ketinggian. 569 more words


Bhagavad Gita Tutorial: Chapter 1 verse 28-29 - This “OWN-MEN” Question is Prominent Everywhere

By His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedānta Swami Prabhupāda

arjuna uvāca

drstvemam svajanam krsna

yuyutsum samupasthitam

sīdanti mama gātrāni

mukham ca pariśusyati

vepathuś ca śarīre me…

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