Dussehra 2022

Ma Durga Pic from Dharmavidya http://www.dharmavidya.com/durga-pictures.html Greetings to all my Adbhut friends on the auspicious occasion of Navratri and Dusshera. This is one of the mandatory posts I do for Dusshera. Ever since I started our blog, I have been sharing stories about this beautiful festival full of myriad hues. In last year's post, I … Continue reading Dussehra 2022

Maha Shivaratri 2022

https://anchor.fm/kalyani-sreedhar-kakade/episodes/Maha-Shivaratri-2022-e18e3b9 Namaskar, my dear Adbhut friends. I am wishing you all an auspicious and happy Mahashivaratri. On this pious occasion, I am reciting a small Stotram श्रीशिवपञ्चाक्षरस्तोत्रम् ( Shree Shiva Panchakshara Stotram). Panchakshara (पञ्चाक्षर) means "five letters" in Sanskrit and refers to the five holy letters Na, Ma, Śi, Vā, and Ya. Each Shloka in the … Continue reading Maha Shivaratri 2022

🙏Sree Datta Jayanti 🙏

Namaskar, my dear Adbhut friends, and warm Greetings on the auspicious occasion of Sree Dutta Jayanti.  Datta Jayanti, also known as Dattatreya Jayanti, is celebrated on the full moon of Margashirsha to mark the birth of Bhagawan Sree Dattatreya. Datta Maharaj is revered and loved across Bharat, especially in Maharashtra, Karnataka, Telangana, and Andhra Pradesh. … Continue reading 🙏Sree Datta Jayanti 🙏

Kojagiri Pournima

Switch of all the artificial lamps and light.To enjoy the smiling glow of this beautiful night. He is all alone in the sky every night of the year.Be his companion today to witness the brightest sphere. Soak yourself in the soothing light of his healing rays.More than enough to energize you for many, many days. … Continue reading Kojagiri Pournima

Happy Vijaya Dashmi and Dusshera

Happy Vijaya Dashmi and Dussehra wish to you all, my lovely friends. Sharing with you this beautiful video of Devi Ma decorated with one lakh Bangles. https://videopress.com/v/FTQBAEWw?resizeToParent=true&cover=true&preloadContent=metadata This one👇is the video clip of Mata Shantalaxmi, Goa . Listening to 🎻... https://videopress.com/v/yTdoLVi6?resizeToParent=true&cover=true&preloadContent=metadata Such amazing traditional rituals filled with devotion and uplifting the five senses and the … Continue reading Happy Vijaya Dashmi and Dusshera

Ma Durga

Namaskar, my dear Adbhut friends.Wish you all a happy Navaratri. Today, I am presenting a small story about the power of Ma Durga's Nama Jap. Instead of just sharing the story, I thought of narrating the story through this podcast.Our folklore is full of stories brimming with devotion towards our Bhagawan and a treasure trove … Continue reading Ma Durga

Thoughtful Thursday #3

Hello friends, I love writings and teachings of Swami Vivekananda as find them very powerful and encouraging. So, here's todays Thoughtful Thursday Quote. "The Yogi claims that he who controls mind controls matter also." The internal nature is much higher than the external and much more difficult to grapple with, much more difficult to control. … Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday #3

Guru Purnima : The Brightest Night of the Year

I had shared this post "Happy Guru Purnima" on the occasion of Guru Purnima in 2019. At that time point of time, I had planned a write-up for the next Guru Purnima 2020, covering some scientific reasoning behind celebrating Guru Purnima. But could not execute it. So, I had just shared a post. Recently, as … Continue reading Guru Purnima : The Brightest Night of the Year

Devashayani Ashadhi Ekadashi 🙏🚩

Vithala-Rukamini, Pandharpur Wari, Devashayani Ashadhi Ekadashi

Wishing all, my dear Adbhut friends, a blessed Devashayani Ashadhi Ekadashi with this famous Bhakti Geet "Taal Bole Chipalila." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q_9IxscNBi8 This Bhakti geet is about the Warkaris who take on a 21-day annual pilgrimage on foot. From Alandi and Dehu, these Warkaris (devotees who participate in the Wari) walk up the 250 km distance to … Continue reading Devashayani Ashadhi Ekadashi 🙏🚩

Puja : Purna Jagruti

Picking up where we left. As promised in my last blog, "A New Dawn," I will be writing further on the topic... From that cold fateful night of April 2002 to this day, I have always felt this, so I want to say it here. I wonder why I had so much aversion for something … Continue reading Puja : Purna Jagruti