Isha: Last Moments & Rites, a set on Flickr.Isha, the beloved Ashram pet expired on 26th July 2013 - after a brief illness. She will be missed by all Ashramites. She was an embodiment of love, devotion and profound faith. She effervescent welcome will be specially missed by all inmates. She was cremated near Pipliapala Lake with love & respect.
GP Cultural Program, a set on Flickr.A ‘Guru Poornima Cultural Program’ was organized on 13th July evening at Ashram. First a beautiful Flute Recital was presented by Salil Date and his team. Later some lovely bhajans were presented by Sh Govind, retired Principal of the Music College at Indore. Later everyone took the prasad. The whole program was sponsored by Sh Subhash Kusumakar on the occasion of his Marriage Anniversary.
GP Pravachans, a set on Flickr.During the Guru Poornima Celebrations, Poojya Guruji gave special three days discourses on ‘Pratah Smaran Stotram’ - the early morning prayerful meditation. One Conducted Meditation Session was also organized.
Birthday Aashirwad, a set on Flickr.On the evening of Guru Poornima evening birthdays of three devotees was celebrated with love & enthusiasm. Smt Shukla Magow, who turns 75; Tanmay Patel, who turns 25, and Kumud Tewary who is about to complete her 58th year. It was a fun-filled evening.
Guru Poornima 2014, a set on Flickr.Guru Pornima Puja at Vedanta Ashram on the 12th July morning. First Poojya Guruji did the puja of Guru Parampara & Vyasa Peetha, and then Smt Shukla Magow did the Pada-Puja of Poojya Guruji on behalf of all devotees. Finally there was an inspiring pravachan of Poojya Guruji.
Vedanta Sandesh - July 2014
July 2014 issue of Vedanta Sandesh, the English monthly eMagazine of International Vedanta Mission, containing inspiring and enlightening articles, snippets, quotes of Vedanta & Hinduism, and news of the activities of Vedanta Mission.
Hanuman Chalisa Satsang - June 2014, a set on Flickr.The June 2014 edition of Hanuman Chalisa Satsang was organized at Vedanta Ashram, Indore on the evening of 29th June. There were lovely bhajans, followed by congregational chanting of Hanuman Chalisa and then an hour-long pravachan of Poojya Guruji on the 1st chaupayi of the Hanuman Chalisa. Discourse on the first chaupayi will continue next month also. After the program certificates were distributed to children who attended the Bal Samskar Shivir earlier in the month.
Rishikesh Camp 2014, a set on Flickr.The Vedanta Camp at Sw Dayananda Ashram at Rishikesh was organized from 17th to 22nd June 2014. Delegates from Lucknow, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar, Indore, Dehradun and Ghaziabad participated. Apart from these many Mahatmas & devotees of the Ashram also regularly participated. The main topics of the discourses were Hastamalaka Stotram and Gita Chapter 15. Everyone went back highly inspired & charged.
Children Camp Concludes, a set on Flickr.The children Camp concluded on 7th June evening with the Abhisheka of Shivji - done by all the children together. They enjoyed it thoroughly.
Bal Shivir’14 - 2, a set on Flickr.More photos of the ongoing Bal Samskar Shivir at Vedanta Ashram. Learning creative things, prayers, moral stories etc. Children are thoroughly enjoying the whole package.