Kaamana Habba – Holi in Karnataka

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Kaamana Habba, as children  that is how we knew Holi that falls on full Moonday in phallgun. Growing up in Mysore, I did not know there was anything called Holi. Kaamana Habba was celebrated in an unique way in Mysore. Custom had it that boys should ‘steal’ logs and cow dung cakes from neighbours during… Read more »

Narada Bhakti Sutras

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The Narada Bhakti Sutras (aphorisms of Divine Love) were first expounded by Devarishi Narada, thousands of years ago, on request from Maharishi Ved Vyas in Badrikashrama. Maharishi Ved Vyas asked Narada, “Man seeks freedom. This seeking without devotion is dry. Many paths lead to freedom but they have importance only in so far as they… Read more »

Mahabharata for a Yogi

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Everyone in the world is seeking same thing – Inner Peace and Joy. Mahabharata, the greatest epic in Indian history, actually happens in the life of every Yogi. Life of a Yogi without Bhagavad Gita is incomplete. Why is Mahabharata and Bhagavad Gita so important for a yogi? First let us see who is a… Read more »