This is post 2 of 2 in the series “Rani Rāśmani” Rani Rashmoni of JanBazar, Kolkata was a pillar of…
This is post 1 of 2 in the series “Rani Rāśmani” Rani Rashmoni of JanBazar, Kolkata was a pillar of…
Om Hrīm Ritam By Swami Vivekananda
This is a Sanskrit hymn to Sri Ramakrishna, composed by Swami Vivekananda.
The brilliance of Swami Vivekananda is seen in providing us with the three vital mantra for praying to Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa. Such a stotra which has a mantra hidden inside is called ‘Mantra Garbha Stotra’.
Sister’s House – 16 Bosepara Lane
This article deals with the pages of history to find out why Calcutta’s 16 Bosepara Lane has been declared a Heritage Building.
“My home is, in my eyes, charming” writes the illustrious resident of 16, Bosepara lane, Calcutta at the dawn of the last century. “With its two courtyards, its limited second story, and its quaintly-terraced roofs, built at five different levels, it is a rambling specimen of the true old Hindu style of building.
Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa Said
Mere pundits are like diseased fruit that becomes hard and will not ripen at all. Such fruit has neither the freshness of green fruit nor the flavour of ripe. Vultures soar very high in the sky, but their eyes are fixed on rotten carrion on the ground.
The book-learned are reputed to be wise, but they are attached to ‘woman and gold’. Like the vultures, they are in search of carrion.