Sevak, Chinmaya Mission

Janaka Prepares for the Weddings

When Dasaratha was invited by King Janaka to his court, Janaka consulted his priest Shatananda and also invited his brother Kushadwaja from the kingdom of Sankasya.

12 Jun 2019

When the Mind is Devoted to the Lord 

Narayaneeyam is the path of Narayana or the abode of all human beings—consciousness.

06 Jun 2019

Krishna and His Manifestations

It was in meditationthat Vidura realised that Uddhava had attained the very purpose of his birth.

01 Jun 2019

Powerful Garuda and his pot of nectar

Though Garuda snatched the pot of divine nectar that can bestow immortality, he did not drink it.

25 May 2019

Extolling the Beautiful Form of Vishnu

The Narayaneeyam is a poetry of ecstatic feelings of Sri Narayana Bhattathiri.

12 May 2019

Vishwamitra Becomes Brahma Rishi

Vishwamitra continues intense tapas.

21 Apr 2019

Vishwamitra and His Many Austerities

At the end of a thousand years of tapasya, Brahma granted Vishwamitra the title of a ‘Rishi’.

23 Mar 2019

The True Form of the Lord

The Srimad Bhagavatam is told in 18,000 verses.

13 Mar 2019

Topics that Bhagavata Purana Discusses

In reply to the questions asked by King Parikshit, Shri Shuka says the Bhagavata Purana discusses 10 topics.

09 Mar 2019

Garuda Challenges Indra

The gods were terrified as they saw many evil omens such as smoking and flaming meteors and shooting stars falling from the sky.

02 Mar 2019

Vishwamitra Saves Shunashepa

The king took with him 1,00,000 cows and launched a search for a beast-like human to offer for the sacrifice in place of the stolen horse.

24 Feb 2019

Devi Holds the Key to Blessings

The Devi Bhagavatam concludes with the goddess herself narrating the power of chanting, studying or listening to the stories of the Bhagavatam.

17 Feb 2019

How the Srimad Bhagvata Came to Us

Parikshit asks Sri Shuka about the origin of the universe and Shuka narrates to him the conversation between the divine sage Narada and the creator Brahma.

10 Feb 2019

Parikshit restores dharma and mother earth

King Parikshit comforted Dharma and Mother Earth in the form of the bull and the cow; drew out his sword and turned towards Kali, the cause of all unrighteousness in the world.

13 Oct 2018

Chandika Triumphs Over Asuras

The King who had been listening to the story of Raktabeeja’s death asked the sage what Shumbha and Nishumbha did on his death.

20 Sep 2018