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January 2024

Sowing the seeds for the garden of 2024 | Vedanta Camp 2024 | Svadharma – Discovering and Living our Life Purpose | Vedic Wisdom Festival-2023 – A Report | Sampūrṇa Gītā Pārāyaṇam on Moksha Ekadashi 2023Narmada Parikramā – Towards the Origin | Sw Brahmaprajnananda and Caito G, a Vedanta student from Brazil 

December 2023

Looking back on 2023 | The Lie of Objectivity | Vishnu Krupa | Narmada Parikramā – Along the South Bank | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

November 2023

Pradakṣiṇa and the centre of our lives | Narmada Parikramā – An Introduction | Vedanta Camp, August 2023 – A Report | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

October 2023

Oneness with the Universe | 7 Stages of Knowing God – Report on Talks by Swami Brahmavidananda | Trigunas as a journey of Self-Reflection – Report on Talks by Swamini | Sampūrṇa Gīta pārāyaṇam on Janmāṣṭamī | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

September 2023

The Power of a Vedanta camp | Vedanta Camp in London by Swami Brahmavidananda | Value Of Values – tattva-jñānārtha-darśanam | A trip to Varanasi – The spiritual capital of India | Samyak Krtam-Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

August 2023

You were always free | The Sacred kṣetra of Jyotirlinga-s and Śaktipīṭha-s of Bhārat | One year impact of SHINE (Spiritual Heritage of India for Next-gen Empowerment) August 2022 – July 2023 | Samyak Krtam – SubhāśitamClosing with a smile…

July 2023

YOUr Guru … because of YOU | Living Our Traditions – Yātrā to the abode of Lord Ayyappa | Bhakti – the Heart of Wisdom course | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

June 2023

Opening Words | Guru Purnima in July | New HUA course: Self-knowledge and the quest for HappinessValue of Values – Adhyātmajñānanityatvam | Vedanta with Swamini Brahmaprajnananda in Dubai | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

May 2023

Swami Brahmavidananda ji’s 70th Birthday Celebrations in Mumbai | Swami Brahmavidananda ji’s 70th Birthday Celebrations in Rishikesh | Swamini Brahmaprajnananda conferred a Ph.D (Philosophy) on Sankara JayantiSamyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Namaḥ to Jagadguru Adi Shankaracharya – on Shankara Jayanti | Closing with a smile…

April 2023

Opening Words – The blessing of Darshan | Darsana | Sādhana for Mahashivaratri | Value of Values – Viviktadeśasevitvam Aratirjanasaṁsadi | Samyak Krtam – SubhāśitamClosing with a smile…

March 2023

Opening Words |Living Our Traditions – Rama Navami | Value of Values – mayi cānanya-yogena bhaktih avyabhicariṇī | Vedanta Camp – Narrative of a First-Time AttendeeSamyak Krtam – Subhāśita| Closing with a smile…

February 2023

Opening Words – Groups we belong to | Living Our Traditions – Mahashivaratri and How to celebrate it | Spotlight – Why Shivalingam ? | Body Intelligence – Vibhūti of Īśvara | Samyak Krtam – SubhāśitamClosing with a smile…

January 2023

Opening Words | Vedanta Camp Announcement | New Course: Bhakti – The Heart of Wisdom | Svadharma Course at Hindu University of America | Value of Values – Nityaṁ Samacittatvam Iṣṭāniṣṭopapattiṣu |Vedic Wisdom Festival – a Report | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam

December 2022

Opening Words | Vedanta Camp Announcement | Tejasvi – SHINE Teacher Training Course | Value of Values – Anabhiṣvaṅgaḥ | Glory of Gṛhasthāśrama | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

November 2022

Opening Words | Value of Values – Asaktiḥ | Glory of Gṛhasthāśrama | Devī Mahatmyam – The Glory of DevīSamyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

October 2022

Opening Words| Spotlight – Hinduism is more than a ‘way of life’| Value of Values – janma-mṛtyu-jarā-vyādhi-duḥkha-doṣānudarśanam| Parenting in the Light of Dharma| Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam| Closing with a smile…

September 2022 

Opening Words | Welcoming Ganesha into our homes and hearts | Launch of SHINE for Bharat@75 | Glimpses from the UK trip | Glory of Gṛhastāśrama | Vedanta Camp Report | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

August 2022

Opening Words | Celebrating Janmashtami | Value of Values – Indriyārtheśu Vairāgyam | Calling for SHINE teachers | Joining the Dots – How Vedanta touched my life | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Life as an offering; Ode to Karma Yoga | Closing with a smile…

July 2022

Opening Words | Living Our Traditions – Gurupāda Pūjā | Gurupūrṇimā | Gurupūrṇimā Celebration | Vedanta Camp Announcement | Was it not enough to raise children? – The journey of SHINE | Calling for SHINE teachers | Prayāg – A sacred dip in Vedanta | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

June 2022

Gurukulam update | Living Our Traditions – Ganga Dassera & Vata Savitri Purnima | Khar Bhagavad Gita classes by Sw Brahmavidananda | Dhyaanam – Meditation and the Meditator by Sw Brahmaprajnananda | Importance of International Yoga Day | How Yoga helped my pursuit of Vedanta | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Closing with a smile…

May 2022

Editorial – Shankara Jayanti & Akshaya Tritiya | Living Our Traditions – Shankara Jayanti| Value of Values – Ātmavinigrahaḥ | Joining the Dots – Uttamam Rahasyam| Sādhana for 40 days|The Heart of DhaRama| Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam| Closing with a smile…|Announcement – SHINE Camps & Stotra Chanting Course

April 2022

Editorial – Śubhakṛta Saṁvatsara | Living Our Traditions – Rama Navami | Living Our Traditions – Hanuman Jayanti| Bengaluru Vedanta Retreat | New Online Course Announcements | Joining the Dots – How Vedanta changed my life | Value of Values – Sthairyam | Samyak Krtam – Subhāśitam | Mahashivaratri Celebration Report 

March 2022

Editorial – Ānanda from two perspectives| Living Our Traditions – Mahashivaratri | Panch Kedar – A journey to the land of ShivaVedanta Camp Report | Holi

February 2022

Editorial-India that is Bharat | Spotlight-Parama| Joining the dots-How Vedanta changed my life| Living our traditions – Vasant Panchami | Value of Values – ŚaucamSamyak Krtam-Namaskāraḥ & Daṇḍavata Praṇāmaḥ | Visit to Badami-Aihole-Pattadakallu

January 2022

Editorial | Makara Saṅkrānti| Value of values – Ācāryopāsana | 26 Ways  to contribute to Bharat | Vedic Wisdom Festival Report |Samyak Krtam-Shloka on Lord Kārtikeya

December 2021

Value of values – ArjavamCourse offered by Hindu University of AmericaEditorial | The Glory of Grhastashrama | FPJ Column | The importance of Parayanam on Bhagavad Gita Jayanti| Podcasts | Report on The Meaning of Lalitā Sahasranāma Course | Samyak-krtam | Videos published

November 2021

Editorial | Deepavali | How Vedanta opened my heart | Kshetram – Śweta Vināyagar | kṣāntiḥ | maṅgalācaraṇam | Camp Highlights| Podcasts | Videos | FPJ Column

October 2021

Devi| Celebrating Navaratri| Shakti | Online Lalitā Sahasranāma Course | Samskrtam | Podcasts|Videos |  FPJ Column | Janmashtami Report

September 2021

Ganesha| Can vedanta rewire the brain | Svarga | Śrāddhā (pitṛ yajña)| Temple | Ahimsā| Podcast | Videos | FPJ Column

August 2021

Homage to Pujya Swamiji| Mokṣa | Upakarma | Adambhitvam | Sri Krishna | Gurupūrṇimā| Joining the dots | Podcast| Videos| FPJ Column

July 2021 

Welcome | Guru Purnima| Vivekachudamani | Spotlight – Atma | Temple visit | Amaanitvam| How Vedanta changed my life| Introduction to SHINE| Classes | Videos | FPJ Column