Krishna Stories – Sant Eknath’s 108 bathes in Ganga

Once Eknathji the great saint was sitting near the bank of Ganges and doing bhajans.There was an envious person who wanted to disturb Eknathji.To provoke him to fight, he spit on his face.Eknathji got up, went to the river, took a holy dip and came back to the bank and continued with his bhajans.The man … Continue reading Krishna Stories – Sant Eknath’s 108 bathes in Ganga

Krishna Stories – Lord Shiva, Poonthanam and Srimad Bhagavadam

Once there lived an ardent devotee of Lord Krishna by name Poonthaanam. He worshipped Guruvayoorappan (Lord Krishna) with all his heart and soul. People loved him for his beautiful Bhagavatam discourses. There is a temple in North Kerala called Kottiyoor. The significant deity in the temple is Lord Siva. The temple was kept open only … Continue reading Krishna Stories – Lord Shiva, Poonthanam and Srimad Bhagavadam

[Bhagavad Gita] – Chapter 2 verse 14

mātrā-sparśhās tu kaunteya śhītoṣhṇa-sukha-duḥkha-dāḥ āgamāpāyino ’nityās tans-titikṣhasva bhārataO son of Kunti, the contact between the senses and the sense objects gives rise to fleeting perceptions of happiness and distress. These are non-permanent, and come and go like the winter and summer seasons. O descendant of Bharat, one must learn to tolerate them without being disturbed. … Continue reading [Bhagavad Gita] – Chapter 2 verse 14