INTRODUCTION Vasudevanand Saraswati (1854–1914), is a great saint and lived a simple and pious life throughout his life. He is also considered as an avatar of Lord Dattareya, and also known as Tembe Swami. His father was a noble Brahmin scholar who worked as a priest in the Gangapur temple in
INTRODUCTION Sitaramdas Omkarnath (1892–1982) was an Indian saint from Bengal. He invoked the bhakti path among his devotees throughout the world, and also preaches the importance of chanting Ram Nam. He is considered as a pious and a holy man among his followers and his devotees. Sitaramdas Omkarnath had written many books
INTRODUCTION Most of the people are not aware of the brothers of Bhakt Prahalad. According to ancient Puranas, similar to Bhakt Prahalad, his brothers, Anuhladan, Hladan and Samhladan contains the characteristics of their brother, and they also become the great devotees of Lord Vishnu, after the death of their father
INTRODUCTION Apsaras are considered as celestial dancers who reside in the Indra Loka. They are specialized in diversified fields of arts like sculpting, dancing, and painting and are treated as the most respectable women in the Swarka Loka. The most famous among the Apsaras are Urvasi, Menaka, Rambha and Tilottama. Apsaras are very beautiful and
INTRODUCTION The details about Sri Gajendra, the holy elephant were mentioned in Bhagavata Purana. This story tells us that how the great Lord Sri Vishnu Bhagavan is coming down to the earth from Vaikunta to safeguard his sincere devotees during their difficult times. According to Bhagavatam, Lord Vishnu come down to
INTRODUCTION Ajamila is a character mentioned in the Bhagavata Purana. Ajamila was a Brahmin scholar and was well versed in Hindu Scriptures. He was blessed with a noble wife and children. Due to his past birth karma, once he saw a woman belonged to lower caste and got attracted with her.