Guru Ashtakam by Adi Shankaracharya Bhagavatpada

Hari Om Sri Adi Shankaracharya Bhagavadpada has written this wonderful Guru Ashtakam in praise of his guru, Govinda Pada and in general in praise of all Acharyas. He stresses in this octet Hymn that without deep devotion to the spiritual Guru, all our attainments are meaningless. Image courtesy: Sringeri.net Lyrics and general meaning of Guru … Continue reading Guru Ashtakam by Adi Shankaracharya Bhagavatpada

Invoke your Guru in thoughts and prayers before any event or action

Hari Om Shri Gurubyoh Namah! Once upon a time, a young boy was keen to get admitted into a Gurukula to learn all the four Vedas. The boy was so excited to join the Gurukula which was run by a very renowned master who was an expert in all Shastras. One day, He went to … Continue reading Invoke your Guru in thoughts and prayers before any event or action