Tirupati Balaji

The Venkateswara Temple is a vishnu temple in Tirumala, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India. The Temple is dedicated to Lord Sri Venkateswara, an incarnation of Vishnu, who is believed to have appeared here to save mankind from trials and troubles of Kali Yuga.

Draupadi’s Dilemma

There is no shortage of dilemmas in the Mahābhārata. A very poignant question, always, remains of Yudhisthira choices. Did Yudhiṣṭhira have the right to stake Draupadī after he lost himself? As the story goes, a menstruating Draupadī was dragged into the sabhā by her hair, weeping, bleeding, clad in a single garment. She berates the elders…

Stumped!

We live in the day and age of the screen monster. Several times we fail to notice the one sitting right across the table but have no inhibitions when that someone is available through a cellphone screen! Here I want ti bring that dilemma on your screen. At least in our times (wow, I seem…

Old School

I Might Be Sentimental But Don’t Get So Judgmental So What If I Am An Old School Girl I Am An Old School Girl I Am An Old School Girl Darling Though We Are From Different Time Zones I Still Can Call You Anytime On Your Telephone Oh But I Really Love For Your Hand…

What to Eat?

The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don’t want, drink what you don’t like, and do what you’d rather not. ~Mark Twain

In Divine Peace

A very common yoga mudra is the gyaana mudra. The tips of the thumb and index finger form an O and the other three are fingers together, lightly stretched. It signifies the unity of universal and individual consciousness; it symbolizes knowledge. The open hand is the dhyaana mudra, which is usually the mudra for meditation….

Domed

The sound of laughter is like the vaulted dome of a temple of happiness. ~Milan Kundera

Gopuram Darshanam

The moment I have realized God sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see God in him – that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free. ~Swami Vivekananda

Weight Of The World

Feels like the weight of the world Like God in heaven gave me a turn Don’t cling to me, I swear I can’t fix you Still in the dark, can you fix me? Freefall, freefall, all through life If you love me, then let go of me I won’t be held down by who I…

Patterns

The universe is built on a plan the profound symmetry of which is somehow present in the inner structure of our intellect. ~Paul Valery