Month: June 2018

A Tale Of Two Fortunes

“Whether in a greatly expanding opulence or a most miserable distress, invincible time drags a person, as if they were bound by ropes.” (Sita Devi, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.3) aiśvarye vā suvistīrṇe vyasane vā sudāruṇe | rajjvā iva puruṣam… Read More ›

Your Absence Means Something

“O Vanara, those words spoken by you, that Rama is not having any other thoughts and that He is completely overwhelmed by grief, are like nectar mixed with poison.” (Sita Devi, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.2) amṛtam viṣa saṃsṛṣṭam tvayā… Read More ›

Purna Chandra

“Hearing those words, Sita, whose face resembles the full moon, spoke the following pious and sound words to Hanuman.” (Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.1) Download this episode (right click and save) sā sītā tat vacanam śrutvā pūrṇa candra nibha ānanā… Read More ›