Archives for: January 2010

Ganpat Maharaj

Ganpat Maharaj
A rare photograph of the famed Siddha, Sri Ganpat Maharaj of Hubli, Karnakata. more »

karpUravITikAmodasamAkarShaddigantarA

parameshvarI is described as karpUravITikAmodasamAkarShaddigantarA by the eight vAgdevatA-s in rahasya sahasranAma. The characteristics of karpUravITikA can be seen in vidyAnandanAtha’s (whose bhairavArchA pArijAta and saparyAkrama-kalpavallI we have be… more »

Blessings from Smt. Periya Pottu Mami

श्रीगुरुभ्यो नमः On the auspicious day of the Janma Nakshatram of our Gurunatha, Kamakoti Mandali, under the guidance of Smt. Rama Shyamsundar and Sri Suresh Shas… more »

The Chakrasamvara Tantra: Its History, Interpretation, and Practice in India and Tibet

- David B Gray Santa Clara University The form of Buddhism that came to be known as the ‘adamantine vehicle’ (vajrayAna), and which is also known in Western literature as ‘tantric’ or ‘esoteric’ Buddhism, has received increasing academic attention ove… more »

rAsa lIlA

श्रद्धया विरचितानुगानकृततारतारमधुरस्व… more »

Vintage Recording

Sri Ramakrishnayya Pantulu is the Guru of Sangitakalanidhi Dr. Balamurali Krishna. Sri Pantulu traces his lineage, through Susarla Dakshinamurti Shastri and Manambuchavadi Venkatasubbaiyyar, to Saint Tyagaraja himself. more »

tunga tarange gange

पापापहारि दुरितारि तरङ्गधारि शैलप्रचार&#2… more »

bhakti and shAstrAdhyayana

There are many who disregard the importance of the adhyayana of shAstra-s while considering themselves to be adhering to bhakti mArga. It should however be noted that manana and chintana are important aspects of bhakti yoga as well. The reason for the s… more »

A Few Words ...

shrImAtre namaH prAsAda parameshvarAya namaH It has been brought to our notice that this website or articles here are being listed as associated or belonging to Kanchi Mutt. Though this has been clarified on our front page, we take a moment to clarify… more »

ucChiShTa gaNapati

नीलाब्ज-दाडिमी-वीणा- शलीगुञ्जाक्षसूत्रक&#2… more »