Sage Narada, Narada Purana and Mantra Siddhi (pdf text)

In Hindu mythology, Sage Narada is known for his unique ability to transcend different realms. He is often depicted as a celestial sage who has access to both the mortal … Continue reading Sage Narada, Narada Purana and Mantra Siddhi (pdf text)

Correct Pronunciation of Mahamrityunjaya Mantra | महामृत्युञ्जय मन्त्र: (Video Tutorial)

The Mahamrityunjaya Mantra, also known as the Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra, is a powerful ancient Sanskrit prayer dedicated to Lord Shiva, one of the principal deities in Hinduism. It holds great … Continue reading Correct Pronunciation of Mahamrityunjaya Mantra | महामृत्युञ्जय मन्त्र: (Video Tutorial)

Flawless Vedic Chanting – with examples (video tutorial)

In the Vedic tradition, flawless chanting is considered important for the accurate and effective recitation of Vedic hymns and mantras. Here are the main points associated with flawless chanting: It’s … Continue reading Flawless Vedic Chanting – with examples (video tutorial)

Kalabhairav Ashtakam with words

The “Kalabhairav Ashtakam” is a hymn dedicated to Lord Kalabhairava, who is considered a fierce form of Lord Shiva in Hindu mythology. The author of the Kalabhairav Ashtakam is Adi … Continue reading Kalabhairav Ashtakam with words

Adi Shankaracharya Mother’s Death Bed Attendance

Adi Shankaracharya, a renowned philosopher and theologian, is considered one of the most influential figures in the development of Advaita Vedanta. Regarding his mother, there are various legends and narratives, … Continue reading Adi Shankaracharya Mother’s Death Bed Attendance

Ancient wisdom: PRITHVI-SUKTA: HYMN TO THE EARTH (ATHARVA VEDA)(books PDF)

PRITHVI-SUKTA: HYMN TO THE EARTH (ATHARVA VEDA), compiled and written down c. 1200–900 BCE, in oral tradition from eons back. Truth, high and potent Law, the Consecrating Rite, Fervour, Brahma, … Continue reading Ancient wisdom: PRITHVI-SUKTA: HYMN TO THE EARTH (ATHARVA VEDA)(books PDF)

Maruvathoor Om Sakthi Song from Raja Rajeshwari Film

Raja Rajeshwari is an iconic film released in 2000, Indian Telugu-language drama film directed by Bharathi Kannan and starring Ramya Krishnan in the lead role. The film tells the story … Continue reading Maruvathoor Om Sakthi Song from Raja Rajeshwari Film

Brahma Vidya: Agni Purana, the highest call (book to download)

One needs to read just first 13 verses to understand the importance of this Purana. Agni Purana is the main text on Brahma Vidya. Brahma Vidya is a Sanskrit term … Continue reading Brahma Vidya: Agni Purana, the highest call (book to download)

Sublime Bhakti Sutras of Sage Shandilya – PDF To Download

Many know about Bhakti Sutras of Sage Narada. Give yourself a treat. The Sutras of Sage Shandilya are a collection of aphorisms that not only outline the principles of devotion … Continue reading Sublime Bhakti Sutras of Sage Shandilya – PDF To Download

Paśupati Nāthāṣṭakam – The octet on lord of all beings (Pashupati Ashtakam)

Paśupati Nāthāṣṭakam (Romanized Sanskrit) Lord Shiva is the master of all movable and immovable creatures (animals) in this world One of the eight major names of Maheshwara known by those … Continue reading Paśupati Nāthāṣṭakam – The octet on lord of all beings (Pashupati Ashtakam)

Mastering Maala Patha Vedic Chanting: A Video Tutorial by a Pundit

Prakriti Patha and Vikriti Patha are two different forms of Vedic chant recitation that are used to convey different types of meanings and intentions. Here’s a brief overview of each, … Continue reading Mastering Maala Patha Vedic Chanting: A Video Tutorial by a Pundit

4 Chants in Samhita, Krama, Jata and Ghana Patha And Benefits of Specific Patha

There are several types of recitation in the Vedic tradition. Here are some of the most common types and the recording of these patterns of chanting: It is believed in … Continue reading 4 Chants in Samhita, Krama, Jata and Ghana Patha And Benefits of Specific Patha

Patterns of Vedic Chanting In Detail – 6 Tutorials

In this article, you will get to experience some of the most revered sounds on Earth. If you’re a curious yoga student, you’ll benefit from learning about the complex mathematics … Continue reading Patterns of Vedic Chanting In Detail – 6 Tutorials

Most Powerful Daily Vedic Chants for Protection, Knowledge and Abundance

The Ghanapati Youtube channel, uniquely focusing on the authentic chanting of the Vedas and specialise in the Ghana Patha form of rendition of the Vedas. “Ghanapati” is a title (Ghanapaati … Continue reading Most Powerful Daily Vedic Chants for Protection, Knowledge and Abundance

Stotra: Ma Amba Lalitha Devi – Devi Prayer (video and text)

MahaTripura Sundari, also known as Rajarajeshvari, MahaShodashi, and Lalita is the primary goddess of Sri Vidya. Lalita is a revered name of Goddess, worshipped as a principal aspect of supreme goddess Mahadevi mainly venerated in Shaktism, the goddess-oriented sect … Continue reading Stotra: Ma Amba Lalitha Devi – Devi Prayer (video and text)

3 Electrifying Chants for Wealth, Long Life and Protection

Vedic chanting is an ancient practice that originated in India and has been passed down through generations. It involves the recitation of mantras, which are sacred sounds or phrases believed … Continue reading 3 Electrifying Chants for Wealth, Long Life and Protection

From Dreams to Reality – Building a Shiva Temple Natural Way (album)

One saintly Swami back in 2017 has given me a Kalash – the copper stacked chakras that are put to crown the top of a sacred site. She said “that’s … Continue reading From Dreams to Reality – Building a Shiva Temple Natural Way (album)

Meditations From the Tantras: AUS, NSW Workshops with Swami Karma Karuna

Saturday 12 November, 2022 – Sunday 13 November, 2022 Join us in NSW at Middle Pocket Yoga Shala for two meditation workshops hosted by Swami Karma Karuna. We recommend you attend both … Continue reading Meditations From the Tantras: AUS, NSW Workshops with Swami Karma Karuna

Beginner Yoga course in Middle Pocket Yoga Shala

Start with 8-week systematically progressing Beginner yoga course. 90min class professionally guides through yoga postures, breathing techniques and meditation. Suitable for all ages, health conditions and levels of experience.A certificate of … Continue reading Beginner Yoga course in Middle Pocket Yoga Shala

Beginner Yoga Courses: 8-week. Move to Progressive Beginner in a systematic way.

A new beginner Yoga Course is coming up soon. Starting Sat 23 July 2022 you get a chance to be systematically guided and progressed through various techniques of yoga including … Continue reading Beginner Yoga Courses: 8-week. Move to Progressive Beginner in a systematic way.

Shri Nirvanashtakam – निर्वाणषटकम्

1. I am not the mind, nor the intellect, neither the ego nor the subconscious I am also not the ear, not the nose, not the eye I am  neither … Continue reading Shri Nirvanashtakam – निर्वाणषटकम्

Shri Rudrashtakam – Shiva Stuti- श्रीरुद्राष्टकम

The Rudrashtakam is an ashtakam or octet (a prayer with eight rhyming verses) dedicated to the manifestation of Shiva. It was composed by Swami Tulsidas in the fifteenth century. Rudra is considered … Continue reading Shri Rudrashtakam – Shiva Stuti- श्रीरुद्राष्टकम

Shri Rudram – Namakam and Chamakam – Rudraprashnah – श्री रुद्रम् 

Sri Rudram, also known as Rudraprashnah, is a hymn devoted to Lord Shiva. It is part of the Yajur Veda and one of the greatest of the Vedic hymns for … Continue reading Shri Rudram – Namakam and Chamakam – Rudraprashnah – श्री रुद्रम् 

Shiva Mahimna Stotram – शिवमहिम्नः स्तोत्रम्

The Shiva Mahimna Stotra is very popular among the devotees of Lord Shiva and is considered one of the best among all Stotras (or Stutis) offered to Lord Shiva. The … Continue reading Shiva Mahimna Stotram – शिवमहिम्नः स्तोत्रम्

🔥 COMPLETE Mahamrityumjaya Havan with TEXTS to chant along (120m)

Bellow is a 120-minute video recording from a weekly Saturday Havan at Yoga Temple in Middle Pocket and all the texts required to chant along. Yoga aspirants that are unable … Continue reading 🔥 COMPLETE Mahamrityumjaya Havan with TEXTS to chant along (120m)

BSY and Rikhiapeeth Ashrams in India

Bihar School of Yoga and Rikhiapeeth Ashrams in India are the top places to study authentic tradition of Yoga and Sannyasa. Bihar School of Yoga in Munger, Bihar Bihar School … Continue reading BSY and Rikhiapeeth Ashrams in India

Sri Hanuman Chalisa श्री हनुमान चालीसा with Matarishvan

Youtube link https://youtu.be/c8g3C4HZA94 Shri Hanuman Chalisa, a poem in the vernacular of the time, primarily praising Lord Hanuman, is Tulsidas’s most famous piece of literature apart from the Ramacharitamanas, his … Continue reading Sri Hanuman Chalisa श्री हनुमान चालीसा with Matarishvan

Sri Siddha Kunjika Stotram सिद्धकुञ्जिकास्तोत्रम् with Matarishvan

Youtube link https://youtu.be/gtoMAqiS22k This great Siddha Kunjika Stotram (The secret song of perfection) is chanted before the reading of Devi Mahatmya. It is more tantric in nature and has been … Continue reading Sri Siddha Kunjika Stotram सिद्धकुञ्जिकास्तोत्रम् with Matarishvan

Shanti Mantra शांति पाठ from Yajur Veda (Om Bhadram Karnebhih – ॐ भद्रं कर्णेभिः श्रुणुयाम देवाः) with Matarishvan

Youtube link https://youtu.be/MX6Mf46nC5s This shanti path is a mantra of Universal Blessing! Shanti mantras are chanted at the start and sometimes even at the end of any activity, spiritual discussions … Continue reading Shanti Mantra शांति पाठ from Yajur Veda (Om Bhadram Karnebhih – ॐ भद्रं कर्णेभिः श्रुणुयाम देवाः) with Matarishvan

Sri Sundarkhand WEEKLY on ZOOM – TUE 1pm Brisbane time

1pm Brisbane • 12pm Tokyo • 11am Singapore • 8:45am Kathmandu • 8:30am Mumbai • 6am Moscow TEXTS FOR CHANTING AND STUDY Print before joining ZOOM session FURTHER READING: Sri … Continue reading Sri Sundarkhand WEEKLY on ZOOM – TUE 1pm Brisbane time

Satguru Vandana – Satguru Mandala (गुरु वंदना – भवसागर तारण कारण हे) with Matarishvan

Youtube link https://youtu.be/vRya3dVNhu0 Satguru Vandana is a devotional prayer to Adi Guru, the indwelling Guru Tattwa present within each living being – the eternal Guide carrying us across the ocean … Continue reading Satguru Vandana – Satguru Mandala (गुरु वंदना – भवसागर तारण कारण हे) with Matarishvan

Mantra Va – Alakh Baba Sri Chand Ji Mātrā Sāhib Jī (मात्रा साहिब – ਮਾਤਰਾ ਸਾਹਿਬ) with Matarishvan

Youtube link https://youtu.be/BtY2Q3lCeUg The Matra Sahib (Mantra Va – Alakh Baba Sri Chand Ji Mātrā Sāhib Jī (मात्रा साहिब – ਮਾਤਰਾ ਸਾਹਿਬ)) is a spiritual composition by Baba Sri Chand … Continue reading Mantra Va – Alakh Baba Sri Chand Ji Mātrā Sāhib Jī (मात्रा साहिब – ਮਾਤਰਾ ਸਾਹਿਬ) with Matarishvan

Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam – A Thousand Name Hymn Of Devi

One of the most beautiful Hymn to Devi. With words in Sanskrit and their meaning. SREE LALITHA SAHASRANAMA STOTRAM Shri Mate Namaha Asyashrilalita sahasranama stotras mahamantrasya, vashinyadi vagdevata Rushayah anushtup … Continue reading Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam – A Thousand Name Hymn Of Devi

Sri Saundarya Lahari WEEKLY on ZOOM – FRI 1pm Brisbane time

1pm Brisbane • 12pm Tokyo • 11am Singapore • 8:45am Kathmandu • 8:30am Mumbai • 6am Moscow TEXTS FOR CHANTING AND STUDY Print before joining ZOOM session FURTHER READING: Sri … Continue reading Sri Saundarya Lahari WEEKLY on ZOOM – FRI 1pm Brisbane time

Weekly Event: Tue Ganesh Puja and Working Bee

Starting from Tue 29 June we perform weekly Ganapati Puja for invoking auspiciousness, protection and blessings in life (9-10am). Ganesha is the presiding Deity who is known to bestow boons … Continue reading Weekly Event: Tue Ganesh Puja and Working Bee

3 special temples in the South of Bharat Ma

This year’s Yatra is yet to be processed and put into words. The major difference with the last year, it was planned lightly without much organisational hassle – however with … Continue reading 3 special temples in the South of Bharat Ma

Healing Mahamrityumjaya Havan at Mata’s on Saturdays

Each Saturday we dedicate afternoon for the practice of chanting a powerful mantra for healing and positive transformation. We also sing ancient stotras – hymns to divinity and Kirtan – … Continue reading Healing Mahamrityumjaya Havan at Mata’s on Saturdays

GURU ŚLOKA गुरु श्लोक – Sanskrit Mantra, Transliteration and Translation

GURU ŚLOKA गुरु श्लोक gurur-brahmā gurur-viṣṇuh gurur-devo maheshvaraha | guruh sākṣāt param-brahma tasmai śrī gurave namaha ||  Guru himself is the creator, sustainer and the destroyer. He is verily the … Continue reading GURU ŚLOKA गुरु श्लोक – Sanskrit Mantra, Transliteration and Translation