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I love you My Dad

Today was the day for which every Shraddhavan had once again waited extremely eagerly for over a year. Yes !!! It was ‘The occasion’ of celebration of Aniruddha Pournima.  In the morning we all were ready and very eagerly waiting for Bapu to come. The scene was packed with Shraddhavans filling every corner of Shri Harigurugram and the roads and the grounds outside it. And then the moment arrived. Bapu

Digital Fortress

Just a couple of weeks back, I finished reading an extremely interesting book titled Digital Fortress;a techno-thriller novel written by the renowned American author Dan Brown who has authored the international bestseller novel, The Da Vinci Code. I read the Marathi translation of the book which was wonderfully done by Ashok Padhye. Its great to see Mehta Publishing House making these quality novels available to Marathi readers.  Digital Fortress transports

Post nuclear test by North Korea, neighbouring countries deploy forces on borders

(Courtesy: Dainik Pratyaksha) Japan and South Korea have started the build-up of their troops on their respective borders after North Korea conducted its third nuclear test, defying international pressure. A team of scientists from South Korea has also been deployed to investigate the nature of the nuclear test. South Korea has hinted at development of a long range ballistic missile, to give a befitting reply to North Korea. Although North Korea has not

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The Special Anniversary issue published in the daily PRATYAKSHA on the occasion of Datta Jayanti is immediately followed by another special issue on New Year’s day. Last year, the subject for the New Year’s issue was ‘The Bapu that I have know’. The response to this issue was so overwhelming; and coupled with the heightened curiosity about Bapu and the ardent desire to know more about Bapu, left us with

Bapu (Aniruddhasinh) Special Issue - Amche Bapu - (01-Jan-2012)

॥ हरि ॐ ॥ आमचे बापू ‘दादाचे सर’ ही बापूंची माझी १९८५ मध्ये झालेली प्रत्यक्ष ओळख. सुचितदादा जनरल मेडिसिनमध्ये एम. डी. करण्यासाठी डॉ. व्ही. आर. जोशी ह्यांच्या युनिटमध्ये जॉईन झाले. त्यावेळी आपले बापू म्हणजेच डॉ. अनिरुध्द धैर्यधर जोशी हे त्याच युनिटमध्ये सिनिअर लेक्चरर होते. ते माझ्या दादाला अगदी फर्स्ट एम.बी.बी.एस. पासून वेळोवेळी मार्गदर्शन करीत असत. दादा रेसिडन्ट डॉक्टर म्हणून काम करु लागल्यावर बापू त्याला नियमितपणे शिकवू लागले होते. त्यामुळे त्यांचे

The Matruvatsalya Upanishad – The Most Sacred Moment Ever

ll Hari Om ll A few weeks ago, Bapu announced that the ‘Matruvatsalya Upanishad‘ will be released on the day of Datta Jayanti, i.e. on Thursday 27th December 2012. And now in His editorial – the Tulsipatra-887 that appeared in the ‘Dainik Pratyaksha‘ issue of 23rd December 2012, Bapu revealed to us a series of beautiful secrets that are associated with this event. He shared with us the beauty, the

Pratyaksha anniversary issue

ll Hari Om ll Today is the 15th of December and 7 years since the ‘Pratyaksha’ was launched. As is our tradition, this year too the Anniversary Special Issue of the ‘Pratyaksha’ will be released on the day of Shree Datta Jayanti i.e. the 27th December 2012 to be followed by its second part on the 28th. Pratyaksha’s journey over the last 7 years has been very innovative and truly

Pratyaksha anniversary issue

॥ हरि ॐ ॥ आज१५डिसेंबर. प्रत्यक्ष चालू होऊन आज सात वर्षझाली. आपल्या परंपरेनुसार दरवर्षीप्रमाणे ह्या ही वर्षी श्रीदत्‍तजयंतीला“दैनिक प्रत्यक्षचा” वर्धापनदिन विशेषांक, दिनांक २७ व २८ डिसेंबर २०१२ला प्रकाशित होणार आहे. ’प्रत्यक्ष’ त्याच्या स्थापनेपासून आता ७वे वर्ष पूर्ण करत आहे व हा प्रवास अत्यंत अभिनव व असामान्य ठरला आहे व पुढे देखील तो तसाच ठरेल ह्याचा मला विश्‍वास आहे. प्रत्यक्ष हे फक्त वर्तमानपत्र नसून ते एक “खबरदार पत्र” आहे जे प्रत्येक श्रध्दावानाला सावध ठेवते; येणार्‍या पुढील काळासाठी. आणि म्हणूनच मला विश्‍वास

कोजागिरी पौर्णिमा - महत्वाची माहिती (Kojagiri Pournima)

बापूंनी प्रवचनामध्ये कोजागिरी पौर्णिमेच्या दिवशी जागरण करण्याचे महत्व सांगितले होते, यासंबंधीचा व्हिडीओ मी यापूर्वीच माझ्या ब्लॉगवर पोस्ट केला आहे. अनेक श्रद्धावानांकडून विचारणा करण्यात आली आहे की, संपूर्ण रात्र जागरण करायचे आहे का, परंतु संपूर्ण रात्र जागरण करणे बंधनकारक नसून श्रद्धावान पहाटे ३.३० वाजेपर्यंतही जागरण करू शकतात. कृपया सर्व श्रद्धावानांनी याची नोंद घ्यावी.

Kojagiri Pournima - Importance of Staying Awake

    Hari Om Dear Friends, Bapu, during his discourse on the auspicious occasion of Dassera, spoke about the importance of staying awake during the night of Ashwin Pournima which is also known as Kojagiri Pournima. On this night, he said, Laxmi Mata, as told by Mahavishnu, travels around the world and makes enquiries wherever she visits – “Ko Jaagarti?” (Who is awake?). Any person who wakes through the night