Archive for the ‘Sadhana Aradhana’ Category

The ‘SaiLent’ Beginning Of Sai-Lent…

The Christian Lent, as a religious practice, was an unknown to me until March 2016. It was in March 2016 when I had travelled to Pune, on a visit to my ‘adopted’ mother, that I happened to hear of the same for the first time. One fine morning, during a dog-walk within the living society premises, she had something profound to share with me, baring her heart full of something new, fragrant, that was welling up. She said: ‘…I have a strong, surging feeling within that we should sanctify this period (ensuing period of Bhagawan’s SSSIHMS stay) by doing something profound, by walking His path, walking His talk, practising Him, paying our reverence and gratitude to Him…for all that He stands for?’…She went on:  ’I don’t know, this ‘Sai-Lent’ keeps hitting me over and over again. I have an unusual inner feeling about it.’ From The Prasanthi Reporter’s desk.  read more »

Beloved Bhagawan And The Period Of Lent

Bhagawan chose the period of Lent in 2011 for His stay in the SSSIHMS and His – this most baffling, unfathomable Drama culminating in the ‘withdrawal’ of His Beatific Form. Quite significantly, what does this period mean and signify to each one of us…to all us…to every bit on Planet Earth? Sri Jullie Chaudhuri reminisces… read more »

Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai And The Period He Silently ‘Lent’ Us

We are passing through a unique period of Sai Lent… a period of intense sadhana, as rightly called, Sai Sadhana – Sai Aradhana. For The Supreme Resolve Whose Munificence touched you and me and His entire creation, we humans, being His contemporaries, recipients of His boundless bounty of Love, must resolve to step back to Him… silently recapitulating His Life and the Sai Lent He ‘Lent’ Us… knowing its fullest significance… a thought-provoking writing from Sri Jullie Chaudhuri commemorating the period of Sai Lent.  read more »

Mother Divine…

Though the curtains came down for the auspicious Devi Navaratri, the ever inseparable aspect for every Jiva, Mother Divine, is eternally alive…and man, with his heart full of love and devotion adores Her with varied names, seeing Her in varied forms… With Sai, as Supreme Mother Divine amidst us, this love flows perennially, …Love flows from deep within the core encircling, holding close the petal soft Lotus Feet of the Cherished Beloved…Precious Mother Sai…on this auspicious day…the culmination of Navaratri, writes Sri Jullie Chaudhuri ruminating on the festivity celebrating The Mother Divine… read more »

Aradhana – A Synonym For Awakening The God Within…

The Sri Sathya Sai Aradhana Mahotsava as declared by Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisations is on and many deserved souls are into a special special spiritual journey unto Sai within, making attempts to practise His precepts. Sri Jullie Chaudhuri writes on the occasion detailing individual perception about Sri Sathya Sai Aradhana. read more »