Monthly Archives: October 2017

What is snapanamu (abhishekam)? Why should one offer it to God?

Snapanamu is an important service offered to God. It appears as if we are trying to clean the deity through this service. While it might be that the physical element of the deity is being cleaned during snapanamu, we need to remember that the God himself is the personification of purity. So, what is the [...]

What is snapanamu (abhishekam)? Why should one offer it to God?2017-10-22T10:01:53+00:00

JEEYAR AWARD 2017 – Sri Bramhasri P.B. Vijaya Raghava Sastri Garu

Every Year, Sri Chinna Jeeyar Swami gives Jeeyar Award as a mark of respect towards a Vedic scholar who is spreading the glory of Vedic Knowledge. This year’s Jeeyar Award goes to Sri Bramhasri P.B. Vijaya Raghava Sastri Garu Bramhasri P. B. Vijaya Raghava Sastri Garu, a Ghanapati born on 11.10.1952 in a village named [...]

JEEYAR AWARD 2017 – Sri Bramhasri P.B. Vijaya Raghava Sastri Garu2017-10-20T16:12:46+00:00

Did Satyabhama kill Narakasura? Find out what Bhagavatham says!

According to Bhagavatham, Satyabhama did not kill Narakasura herself. It was Sri Krishna who killed him after he received an affirmation from Satyabhama to kill the asura. Let’s see how Sri Krishna, as always, ‘tactfully’ got Satyabhama to order him to kill Narakasura! Let’s read what ‘killing of Narakasura’ means to us! Narakasura, actually named [...]

Did Satyabhama kill Narakasura? Find out what Bhagavatham says!2017-10-19T11:16:45+00:00

Swamiji’s Thirunakstram – Preparation Begins with Packaging of sweets – What can you do?

Today, One hundred volunteers of Vikasa Tarangini have gathered to pack ‘prasadam’ for all the visitors arriving to pay respects to Sri Chinna Jeeyar Swami on the occasion of the 61st Thirunakstram. Sri Ahobila Ramanuja Jeeyar Swami and Sri Devanatha Jeeyar Swami are over-seeing the efforts with utmost care. Several volunteers, devotees, visitors will begin [...]

Swamiji’s Thirunakstram – Preparation Begins with Packaging of sweets – What can you do?2017-10-19T07:25:08+00:00

Reviving Historical Practice – Sandhya Harathi for Sri Rama Chandraswami, Badhrachalam!

On the 13th of October, Sri Chinna Jeeyar Swami offered the first Sandhya Harathi for Sri Rama Chandraswami in Badhrachalam after several decades. In the times of Bhaktha Ramadasu, Sri Rama Chandraswami was invited for Darbar Seva every Friday and Sandhya Harathi was offered to him. The practice then took a break and revived itself [...]

Reviving Historical Practice – Sandhya Harathi for Sri Rama Chandraswami, Badhrachalam!2017-10-16T07:13:01+00:00

Teachers and Enthusiasts of Mathematics – Learn to count the ‘countless’!

Two hundred math teachers of Government High Schools gathered in the JIVA asram for a Workshop on Mathematics. The President of Rangareddy district’s Telengana Ganitha Forum, Sri K. Srinivas Reddy Garu and Correspondent Yadayya Garu lead the workshop. In this workshop, Sri Chinna Jeeyar Swami took an example from Srimad Ramayanam on the count of [...]

Teachers and Enthusiasts of Mathematics – Learn to count the ‘countless’!2017-10-14T11:49:17+00:00

Sri Sankarshan Kund Inauguration at Govardhan Giri , Brundavan

HH Swamiji Inaugurated Sri Sankarshan Kund and 27 Feet Sankarshan Bhagavan Vigrah at Govaradhana Giri dham near Brundhavan Dham, in Utthar Pradesh State on 5th October 2017, Raas Poornima which is very very auspiciuosu day. On the very request of Sriman Vineeth Narayana ji, President of Vraj Foundation, HH Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji came all the [...]

Sri Sankarshan Kund Inauguration at Govardhan Giri , Brundavan2017-10-08T04:30:14+00:00

Weeds in Spiritual Wisdom! What are they?

We all know what weeds are and what they can do to a garden. They may take away essential nutrients that lead to weakness of the main crop. Farmers get rid of weed wastes to protect their main crop.  ‘Bhagavad Vishayam’ talks about weeds in spiritual wisdom. What can they be? And how do we [...]

Weeds in Spiritual Wisdom! What are they?2017-10-08T04:05:22+00:00