SAGE AYODHA-DAUMYA   INTRODUCTION Ayodha-Daumya was a great sage who lived during the Dwapara Yuga. His main disciple was Aruni, who was a great sage, a learned scholar, and he contains very good qualities. Rishi Daumya was mentioned in Holy Vedas, and he is described as a powerful rishi. HeRead More →

SANT SUDAN INTRODUCTION Sudan (1700–1753) was the chief  poet in the court of King Suraj Mal, the righteous ruler in Rajasthan. He was born in Mathur  caste, lived in Mathura and he was an ardent devotee of Lord Krishna. He reduced the mental tension of Maharaja by praising him, through his popular poems, and one of hisRead More →

  LAKSHMY MA INTRODUCTION Lakshmy (1820–1904), also called as Kunju Thankachi, was a female poet, music composer and Malayalam writer, and she was considered as one of the famous women poets in Kerala during her period. She was the daughter of Irayimman Thampi, who was also a famous writer and served asRead More →

SWAMI GYANANANDA INTRODUCTION Swami Gyanananda was born in the year 1957 in Ambala at Haryana, and he is a famous saint and a writer. His books and lectures throw a light for the spiritual aspirants. Gyanananda is very clever from his childhood, and after finishing his post-graduation, Swami Gyanananda has written several devotional booksRead More →

MOTHER KRISHNABAI INTRODUCTION Mother Krishnabai (1903-1989) was a saint and contains good nature, and showed kindness and motherly affection on the people. She has changed even the bad minded people into good, through her kind attitude, and by showering her motherly affection on them. She lived like a wish-fulfilling treeRead More →

RISHI SARABHANGA INTRODUCTION Sarabhanga is an ancient sage, and he lived during the Treta Yuga, and the details about him are mentioned in Ramayana. He lived in the Dandaka forest, at a hermitage, and he lead a holy life by performing meditation on the almighty, and used to eat only simple foodRead More →

SANT GOPAL DAS INTRODUCTION Sant Gopal Das, aged 39, who was born in North India, is a devotee of Mata Ganga Devi, and he has observed fasting to clean the polluted River Ganges for a few days. Later he was admitted in a Hospital at Delhi, and after giving himRead More →

SANT KASHIBA MAHARAJ INTRODUCTION Sant Kashiba Maharaj (13th century AD) also known as Gurav Maharaj, was born in a village in Maharashtra in a pious Hindu Brahmin family, and he eagerly served in a Shiva Temple as a Temple Priest, worshipped the god, performed pujas, and also warmly welcomed the villagersRead More →

KAVI BHUSHAN INTRODUCTION Kavi Bhushan (1613–1712) was a famous poet, who served in the court of the Maratha king Shivaji. He was a talented Sanskrit poet. Bhushan was born in a village in the present-day Kanpur district of Uttar Pradesh. His brothers are also popular poets, and they served in the courts of various Indian Kings. Kavi Bhushan also servedRead More →

GOVINDADASA INTRODUCTION Govindadasa (1535–1613) was a Bengali  poet who was well known for his popular devotional songs on Lord Krishna. He composed songs on the true divine love between Radha and Krishna, and he is also known as Govinda Das Kaviraja. It is believed that he was the incarnation of one of the cowherd friendsRead More →

KRISHNADASA KAVIRAJA INTRODUCTION Krishna Dasa Kaviraja Goswami was born in the year 1496 and he has written the text known as: Chaitanya Charitamrita, the life history of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, an incarnation of Lord Krishna. He was born in the village of West Bengal. He got the bhakti spirit on Lord Krishna. ItRead More →

BHARATENDU HARISHCHANDRA INTRODUCTION Bharatendu Harishchandra (1850–1885) is considered as the father of Hindi literature, and he was one of the well-known Hindi writers during his period. He was the author of several divine songs, published divine books and he was a kind hearted man. Apart from spiritual works, Harishchandra wrote texts onRead More →

RAMANA MAHARISHI INTRODUCTION Ramana Maharishi (1879 –1950) was a great saint from Tamil Nadu. His original name was Venkataraman, but he is popularly known by the name Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharishi. BIRTH He was born in Tiruchuli, Tamil Nadu. At the age of 16, he realized Lord Shiva, and after some time,Read More →

SESHADRI SWAMIGAL INTRODUCTION Seshadri Swamigal was born on January 22, 1870 at Kanchipuram. Even as a child, he has done miracles. Once Seshadri wants to purchase an idol of Lord Krishna from a shop, and asked his mother to buy it. The trader gave the idol to the child forRead More →

MEYKANDAR INTRODUCTION Meykandar (13th century AD) also known as Meykanda Devar, was a great shaiva saint and scholar. He had rendered a famous devotional work called as Siva Jnana Bodham which tells the importance of the shaivism sect and features the greatness of Lord Shiva. His birth name was Swethavana Perumal. LIFE Meykandar wasRead More →

SUDAMA PANDAY INTRODUCTION Sudama Panday (1936–1975), was a famous Hindi poet from Varanasi, who is well-known for his good writing style, and wrote devotional poems. He also wrote various articles on social issues, and he was very much worried about the caste discrimination which was very much prevailed during his period. Sudama PandayRead More →

SHRI MADHAVNATH MAHARAJ INTRODUCTION Shri Madhavnath Maharaj (1857–1936) was a Hindu saint, and he was born and brought up in Chitrakoot, Madhya Pradesh, and he followed the Nath Sampradaya , founded by the Navnaths,  nine Hindu saints of India. Shri Madhavnath Maharaj was born in the year 1857 in a pious Hindu family, at a villageRead More →

SWAMI PARTHASARATHY INTRODUCTION Swami Parthasarathy, also known as Swamiji, is born in the year 1927 in Chennai, in a pious Hindu family, and he is a master of Vedanta, and one of the popular divine discourser in India, and he is an ardent devotee of Lord Krishna.  He spread the Hindu Philosophies, Bhagavat Gita,Read More →

PREMA PANDURANG INTRODUCTION Prema Pandurang hails from a Hindu family in Tamil Nadu. She served as a Professor in Presidency College in Chennai for many years. She is the founder of charitable trusts, and she is a divine discourser, and performed divine lectures from Hindu Holy texts like Puranas, BhagavatRead More →

JAYAKRISHNA DIKSHITAR INTRODUCTION Brahmashri Vittaldas Jayakrishna Deekshithar, was born in Tamil Nadu, in a pious Hindu family, and he is the son of Brahmashri Rama Deekshithar. Vittaldas is one of the disciples of Sri Krishna Premi Swamigal, and Vittaldas learnt Vedas and Hindu holy texts in a proper manner, and visited holy temples of LordRead More →