Nama Dwaar Newsletter – June 2019

Mind Matters

When someone praises us we find it difficult to control the joy; when chastised anger rises uncontrollably; insults provoke anger in us; when our shortcomings are exposed we shiver in fear..We can go on and on like this.

How do we come out of such a mess?

Click here to read more about the nature of the mind


Cherished Memoirs 72

First Gokulashtami Utsav

This series chronicles interesting experiences recounted by the devotees of HH Maharanyam Sri Sri Muralidhara Swamiji or divine words/experiences of Sri Swamiji himself. These articles are generally translations from the series, “Madhuramaana Mahaneeyar” or similar articles published in the ‘Madhuramurali’ Tamil monthly magazine.

The annual 10 day Brahmotsav is celebrated grandly every year in Ashram. In this article, Sri Jayanthi Janakiraman ji reminisces about the first Utsav celebrated in Mathurapuri Ashram.

Click here to read the article.


Madhurageetham: Sri Krishna Leela – 7

Bale Aal Ivan Yashode – Lilas of Infant Krishna!

The 10th canto in Srimad Bhagavatam is known as “Ashrayam” or “refuge” for Lord Krishna’s devotees for it talks about the Lord’s incarnation and his sweet lilas on this Earth. Sri Swamiji has written beautiful kirtans on these various lilas of Lord Krishna. So, in this series we will relish those lilas of Lord Krishna through Sri Swamiji’s kirtans.

In this episode, we get to enjoy two lilas of infant Lord Krishna –  the vanquishing of Shakatasura and Trinavarta and enjoy these infant lilas through Sri Swamiji’s composition – “Bale Aal Ivan Yashode…”

Click here to read and be inspired.


Story Time

Life of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu – Illustrated Series – Part 4

Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu was a great saint who unleashed the flood of divine love through the Divine Name. Here is the next part of the comic-strip-type illustrated series on the life of this great saint.

In this episode, read about the birth of Viswaroopan, the elder brother of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, to Sachi Mata and Jagannatha Misrar.

Click here to read the fourth part


Quiz-Time

Madhubani Art

 

How much do you know about this ancient art form of India?

Click here to take the quiz.


News of the Month (May-June 2019)

Sri Poornima ji’s Satsang News Across the US and Canada:

Edmonton, Canada
‘Chala Pandarila Jaavu’ – 3 day satsang by Sri Poornimaji from May 18-20

Calgary, Canada
2 day satsang by Sri Poornimaji on May 25-26

Glen Mills, PA 
First satsang in Pennsylvania by Sri Poornimaji from May 31- Jun 2

Boston, MA
‘Guru Matha Guru Pitha’ discourse series by Sri Poornimaji

New Jersey
Sri Poornimaji satsangs in New Jersey Area

Minneapolis, MN
Sri Poornimaji’s discourse series ‘Chala Pandarila Jaavu’ and Samskruti Art Competition. 

OTHER NEWS

Orlando, FL
4 hour Akhandanama on May 27

Richmond, VA
Gopakuteeram Annual Day was celebrated on June 16.


Upcoming Events

SRI POORNIMAJI PROGRAMS

July 4-7: Boston area, MA
July 12-14: Tampa, FL
July 20-22: Los Angeles area, CA
July 27-29: Houston, TX

Stay tuned for details. Contact newsletter@godivinity.org or contact@godivinity.org.

To invite Sri Poornimaji to speak in your city, please send request via email to contact@godivinity.org

OTHER PROGRAMS

Richmond, Virginia
June 28 – July 1st: Radha Kalyana Utsav – Celebrating the anniversary Virginia Namadwaar Pravesham into Sri Krishna’s Land. Venue: Virginia Namadwaar, 22495 Landora Bridge Road, Ruther Glen, VA 22546.

July 14th: Guru Poornima
12 hrs Akanta Nama, Guru Vandhanam, Purappadu
Venue: Virginia Namadwaar, 22495 andora Bridge Road, Ruther Glen, VA 22546

July 13: Madhurageetham Eka Dina Yagna across US/ Canada

Seattle, WA
July 19-21: Srimad Bhagavatha Canto 10 Parayanam.

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