Bhaktambar Stotra ► 08 ►THE OMNISCIENT LIGHT

Posted: 27.11.2019
By Acharya Mahaprajna
-15- Chitramkimatrayaditetrida-shaanga-naabhirNeetammanaa-gapimanonavikaara-maargam| Kalpaanta-kaala-marutaachalitaa-chalenaKimmanda-raadri-shikharamchalitamkadaa-chit|| It is not surprising that your tranquility has not been disturbed whatsoever by the deity's damsels. Can the terrifying gale of doomsday which moves common hillocks, disturb even the tip of the great Meru Mountain? -16-...

Bhaktambar Stotra ► 07 ►KING OF THREE REALMS OWNS NOTHING

Posted: 26.11.2019
By Acharya Mahaprajna
-13- Vaktramkvatesura-naroraga-netra-haariNihshesha-nirjita-jagat-tritayopa-maanam| Bimbamkalanka-malituunkvanisluui-karasyaYadvaasdrebhavatipatidu-pdldaslui-kalpam|| How can your incomparable face, which is beyond the comparison of any other thing in the three realms pleases the eyes of celestial beings, humans and other beings, be compared with the spotted moon that is as dull and pale during the day, as the...

Bhaktambar Stotra ► 06 ►SEEKING INNER BEAUTY

Posted: 25.11.2019
By Acharya Mahaprajna
-11- Drishtvaabhavanta-manimesha-viloka-neeyam, Naanyatratosha-mupa-yaatijanasyachakshuh| Peetvaapayahshashikara-dyuti-dugdha-sindhohKshaaramjalamjalnidhe-rasitumkaichchhet|| Your sight is spell-binding. After looking at your divine form, nothing else appeases the eye. Surely who would like to taste the saline sea water after drinking fresh water of the divine milk-ocean, pure and soothing like moonlight? -12-...

Bhaktambar Stotra ► 05 ►REALIZING THE VALUE OF STUTI

Posted: 24.11.2019
By Acharya Mahaprajna
-9- Aastaamtavastavana-masta-samasta-doshamTvatsam-kathaapijagataamduritaanihanti | Dooresahastra-kiranahkuruteprabhaiva Padmaa-kareshujalajaanivikaasha-bhaanji | | The brilliant sun is far away; still, at dawn its soft glow makes the drooping lotus buds bloom. Similarly, let alone your stuti , which has the power to destroy all sins, the mere utterance of your name with devotion destroys the sins of the...

Bhaktambar Stotra ► 04 ►STUTI-ITS VALUE

Posted: 23.11.2019
By Acharya Mahaprajna
-7- Tvat-sanstavenabhava-santati-sanni-baddhamPaapamkshanaat-kshaya-mupaitishareera-bhaajaam| Aakraanta - loka-mali-neela-mashesha-maashuSooryaanshu-bhinna-mivashaarvara-mandha-kaaram|| The sins accumulated by living beings in all their previous lives are wiped out in a moment by praying to you just as the bright sun rays remove darkness as black as a bee, enveloping the entire world. -8- Matvetinaath!...

Bhaktambar Stotra ► 03 ►REUNION OF INTELLECT AND EMOTIONS

Posted: 22.11.2019
By Acharya Mahaprajna
-5- Soahamtaihaapitava bhakti-vashaan-muneesha! Kartumstavamvigata-shdkti-rapipravrittah| Preetyaatma-veerya-mavi-chaaryamrigomrigendramNaabhyetikimnija-shishohparipaala-naartham|| O Apostle of apostles! I am incapable of narrating your finite virtues. Still, inspired by my devotion for you, I intend to compose a stotra in your praise. It is well known that to protect her fawn, even a doe puts her feet down and...

Bhaktambar Stotra ► 02 ►RESOLUTIONS MAKING AND KEEPING

Posted: 21.11.2019
By Acharya Mahaprajna
-3- Buddhyaavinaapivibudhaar-chita-paada-peetha! Stotumsamudyata-matir-vigata-trapoaham | Baalamvihaayajala-sansthita-mindu-bimba- Manyahkaichchhatijanahsahasaagraheetum|| O Lord, your pious feet are worshipped by celestial beings, just as an ignorant child tries the impossible task of grasping the moon from its reflection in a pool of water, out of impudence alone, an ignorant man like me is excited to...

Bhaktambar Stotra ► 01 ►FOUNDATION FOR BHAKTAMAR STOTRA

Posted: 20.11.2019
By Acharya Mahaprajna
-1- Bhaktaamara-pranata-mauli-mani-prabhaanaa- Mudyo-takamdalita-paapa-tamo-vitaanam| Samyakpranamyajina-paada-yugamyugaadaa- Vaalam-banambhavajalepatataamjanaanaam|| I duly bow down to Lord Rishabh's feet - which increases the shine of the crown jewels of the deities who bow down to his feet; which has the power to eradicate the darkness of sin; which became the savior of beings falling in the ocean of samsar...

The Vision Of A New Society ► 41 ►Truth Alone Triumphs

Posted: 15.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Words have their own culture, their own tradition and history of their own. Meanings of the words have constantly gained excellence and have also degenerated from time to time. There are some words which were symbols of glory at some time have now lost their dignity. While some words even after receiving beatings in some ages are still alive. Their identity is linked with the human culture. They have become the...

The Vision Of A New Society ► 40 ►The Eternal Concept of Economics

Posted: 14.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Truth may be based on direct experience or realization or it can be propounded in the scriptures. The Truth based on the former is eternal. It existed in the past, exists in the present and will exist in the future and is unrestricted by the limits of time and place. The Truth presented in the scriptures is the product of the intellect. That is why it belongs to a particular time. The intellect functions in the...