Thursday Pravachan

Why are the Vishnu and Shiv forms different, reveals Aniruddha Bapu

In this video from the Pravachan dated 28th February 2008, Sadguru Aniruddha (Bapu) reveals why the two forms of the Parmatma, Vishnu and Shivshankar (Lord Shiva), despite being the same, are separate and distinct at the same time. While also talking about importance of Mahashivratri, Bapu tells us how the Shivshankar form is active in our lives. दि. २८ फेब्रुवारी २००८ च्या ह्या प्रवचनात सद्गुरु अनिरुद्ध (बापू), विष्णू आणि शिवशंकर

Idam Na Mamah - Sadguru Aniruddha Bapu explains the spiritual importance of doing away with ego

In this Hindi pravachan dated 01st January 2004, Sadguru Aniruddha explains the meaning of “Om Nirmamaayeya Namah”, one of the names in Lalitasahasranama describing Shree Lalita ji. Through this discourse, Sadguru Bapu reveals to us the difference between the meaning of ‘Ownership’ (मेरापन) and ‘Belongingness’ (अपनापन), the two words which may appear synonymous at times. Referring to this difference as ‘ego’, Bapu explains the spiritual importance, and the feeling imbibed


Sadguru Aniruddha (Bapu) has delivered pravachans on the “Vishnu-Sahasranaam” wherein he used to take a single naam from the Sahasranaamavali and explain its significance and its relation to our worldly life. In this video clip, he talks on the naam “Shuchi”, which is one of the names (naam) of Mahavishnu. The meaning of ‘Shuchi’ is pure and sacred and Mahavishnu is the one who provides this quality. Further, Bapu also


Describing ‘Brahmanaspati Ganapati’, Sadguru Sadguru Aniruddha says that ‘Brahmaspati Ganpati’ Or ‘Muladhara Ganesha’ is the original form of bliss (आनंद). Ganesh ji is the master of the ‘Muladhara Chakra’ present in the human body. Sadguru Bapu explains that Bhagwan Ganesh ji brings bliss or joy in everybody’s daily life, and the ones who enjoy this bliss and live a routine life with happiness are those who achieve happiness at the

qualitative change

In this clip from the Marathi discourse dated 27th March 2003, Sadguru Aniruddha (Bapu) says that the Parmatma (Almighty) is beyond “numbers (Sankhya) or quantity” and values “quality”. Bapu also lays down the concept of Bhakti & Seva in very simple terms and also states that Bhakti, Seva together bring about a qualitative change in an individual. Further, he also explains the significance of Dnyaan Marg, Karma Marg and Yog


In this Marathi discourse dated 27th March 2003, Sadguru Aniruddha (Bapu) explains the importance of Disha (Space) and Kaal (time). Appropriate synchronization of space-time is very important for performing any specific action and its fruitful completion. With very simple examples, Sadguru Bapu also explains the consequences of imbalance of either one of these (Disha or Kaal). दिनांक २७ मार्च २००३ च्या ह्या मराठी प्रवचनातून सद्गुरू अनिरुद्ध (बापू) दिशा आणि काळ


|| Om Asankhyeyaaya Namah || In this pravachan, Sadguru Aniruddha has explained the meaning of this name of the Mahavishnu. ‘Asankhyey’ primarily means beyond sankhyaa or all numbers, i.e. infinite. However, with very interesting examples, Sadguru Bapu explains the fact that the existence of numbers depends on direction and time, which is one of the mathematical theories of the ‘Sankhya Shastra’. || ॐ असंख्येयाय नमः ||  इस प्रवचन में सद्गुरु


In this pravachan clip dated 03 Nov 2011, Sadguru Aniruddha Bapu explains about ‘Kartik’ month of Marathi Calendar. Bapu also explains Importance of ‘Tripurari’ Pournima that occurs in the ‘Kartik’ month and what one can achieve on this auspicious day.  Speaking about Tripurari Pournima, Bapu says that this is the supreme day on which one can attain success, contentment and peace through contemplation, exploration and study.  On this day, Bapu


One of the names of Radhaji is ‘Krishnakala’. While explaining (in Hindi discourse dated 06 October 2005) the metaphysical meaning behind this name, initially, Sadguru Aniruddha dispels the fear of ‘Amavasya’ (new moon day) from our minds. Later, Bapu explains how this name, ‘Krishnakala’, is related to the ego in ‘me’ and how Radhaji destroys this undesired vice. राधाजी का एक नाम ‘कृष्णकला’ भी है। इस नाम के पीछे के


Spirituality says that we should offer complete Sharanya (Surrender to Parmatma), but the meaning of this term is often not understood. In the Hindi discourse dated 6th October 2005, Sadguru Aniruddha (Bapu) clarifies this. Bapu says that just as we trust our own existence and do not require any proof for it, we should have trust on the existence of Parmatma, and that the Parmatma always wishes our well-being. Even during