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Read Ramayana In Telugu Online With English Translation

Gitasupersite is now offering an exclusive website dedicated to Ramayana. You can read Ramayana online for free in Telugu. There is also English and Sanskrit Translation of each verse in Ramayan. You can read the Ramayana Shloka wise or Sarga (chapter) wise An Example .... the first verse [Saint Narada visits hermitage of Valmiki -- Valmiki queries about a single perfect individual bestowed with all good qualities enumerated by him -- Narada, knower of past, present and future, identifies such a man -- describes virtues, qualities of Sri Rama -- narrates briefly the story of his life.] తపస్స్వాధ్యాయనిరతం తపస్వీ వాగ్విదాం వరమ్ . నారదం పరిపప్రచ్ఛ వాల్మీకిర్మునిపుఙ్గవమ్ ৷৷ 1.1.1 ৷৷ తపస్వీ ascetic, వాల్మీకి : Valmiki, తప : స్వాధ్యాయనిరతమ్ highly delighted in the practice of religious austerities and study of vedas, వాగ్విదాం వరమ్ eloquent among the knowledgeable, మునిపుఙ్గవమ్ pre-eminent among sages, నారదమ్ Narada, పరిపప్రచ్ఛ enquired. Ascetic Valmik

Second Day of Navratri October 16, 2023 Dedicated to Goddess Brahmacharini

Second day of Navaratri is dedicated to Goddess Brahmacharini in most parts of India . She is worshipped on October 16, 2023 during Sharad Navratri. She is worshiped on March 23, 2023 during Chaitra Navratri. ‘Brahma’ here refers to the meditative aspect of Brahmacharini and is always depicted as pious women or Sannyasin. This form Durga is two-armed and carries a rosary and sacred water pot (Kamandalu). Goddess Tara and Goddess Chamunda are also worshipped on the day in western region and some parts of North India . In many regions the first three days of Navratri is dedicated to the worship of Goddess Durga. Brahmacharini is associated with the pious form of Goddess Shakti. She is believed to be that aspect of Mother Goddess, which was present in Sati and Goddess Parvati, when they both did intense austerities to get Lord Shiva as husband. She has control over Mangal Navagraha Maa Brahmacharini has control over Mangal Grah. She has the capacity solve problems creat

Abhaya – Fearlessness – Spiritual Goal In Hinduism

Abhaya means fearlessness and it is a cardinal virtue extolled in Hindu texts. It is also the goal of all spiritual endeavors in Hinduism. In Hindu temple sculptures, gods and goddesses are represented as assuring fearlessness with one hand (abhaya hasta) and showering grace with the other (varada hasta). The modern day popular concepts of Ahimsa (non-violence) and satyagraha (non-cooperation) are based on the Hindu concept of Abhaya. The Bhagavad Gita (XVI – 1) puts fearlessness as the first among divine qualities (daivi sampat). Abhaya is said to be the same as enlightenment. Yajnavalkya tells his disciple king Janaka that he has attained fearlessness, thereby indicating his wisdom (Brihadaranyaka Upanishad IV – 2.4).  Taittiriya Upanishad (II. 7.1) says that Brahman is established on the basis of Srishti (creation), rasalabha (experience of happiness), pranana (survival), bhayaabhayahetu (order in the universe) and abhayapratistha (fearlessness). (Taittiriy

TTD Panchangam 2020 - 2021 in pdf – Venkateswara Temple Telugu Panchanga by Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams – Tirupati Balaji Temple Panchang 2020 - 21

TTD Telugu Panchangam is one of the most popular Telugu Panchangams and is published by the Balaji Temple during Ugadi. TTD Panchangam 2020 - 21 is currently available online in pdf format at the official Venkateswara Temple website. This is the Sharvari Nama Samvatsara Panchangam for the year 1942 (as per Telugu Chandramana calculations). You can now download or read online the TTD Panchangam from March 2020 to April 2021 for free. It is published by the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), the administrative body that looks after the Tirupati Balaji Temple. Link - TTD Panchangam 2020 – 2021 in pdf.  (heavy file 122 MB) Link - If the official website link is not working you can download the panchang 2020 - 21 from here.  (heavy file 122 MB) You will need pdf reader installed to read or download the Panchangam.

Mind Quotes - Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa - Importance Of Mind Control

A few quotes on the playful nature of mind and the importance of mind control from Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa. The darkness of the mind disappears when God is realized. In the Purana it is said that it was as if a hundred suns were shining when Rama entered the court. Why, then, weren’t the courtiers burnt up? It was because the brilliance of Rama was not like that of a material object. As the lotus blooms when the sun rises, so the lotus of the heart of the people assembled in the court burst into blossom. The human mind is like a package of mustard seeds. As it is very difficult to gather the seeds that have escaped out of a torn package and are scattered in all directions, so too when the human mind runs in diverse directions and is occupied with worldly things, it is not a very easy task to collect and concentrate it. The huge jar kept under water is completely filled and gets immersed on all sides. It does not gurgle anymore and remains completely silent. Similarly, t