Divine game

Q: Guruji, it is true that God is present every moment but why do we feel sometimes separation or duality? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: That’s a game!

20 November, 2011

Devotion is your nature

Devotion is abiding in your own nature; like the sweetness cannot leave sugar, the coolness cannot leave ice; the nature to flow does not leave water right! Similarly devotion is your nature it won’t leave you. ~ Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

20 November, 2011

Sunder Kand recital from Sri Ram Charitmanas video

Sri Ram Charitmanas written by Goswami Tulsidas is very much a part of the oral tradition in India. This is a beautiful rendition of the end of Kishkindha Kand and the whole of Sunder Kand by Shri Ashwinkumar Pathak ji. English transcript is also

30 April, 2011

Ye To Prem Ki Baat Hai Udhau, bhajan by Mridul Krishna Shastri of Vrindavan

Bhajan Lyrics ये तो प्रेम की बात है ऊद्धव, बंदगी तेरे बस की नहीं है यहां सर दे के होते हैं सौदे, आशिकी इतनी सस्ती नहीं है प्रेम वालों ने कब वक्त पूछा उनकी पूजा में, सुन ले ऐ उद्धव यहां दम दम में होती है पूजा सर झुकाने की फुर्सत

11 August, 2010

Sri Banke Bihari ji ke sawaiye, 32 of 144, A search for nirgun and sagun Brahman

ढूंढत ढूंढत हारि परयो ‘रसखानि’ बतायो न लोग लुगायन। देख्यो कहां वह कुंज कुटीर में बैठो पलोटन राधिका पायन॥ This sawaiya verse illustrates poet Raskhan’s search for nirgun and sagun Brahman.

07 May, 2010

Sri Banke Bihari ji ke sawaiya, 27 of 144

छाई कछू हरू आई शरीर में नीर में आई कछू गरुआई। नागरी की नित की जो सधी साई गागरी आज उठ न उठाई॥

09 April, 2010

Sri Banke Bihari ji ke sawaiya, 23 of 144

When Radha was annoyed with Krishna, Krishna bowed at her feet requesting her for truce. He didn’t really know how to please her. Neither did Radha really know how to show anger, observes the poet.

04 April, 2010




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