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What does कविः mean and what is the greatness of Ushanas? As per, Hindi Commentary By Swami Chinmayananda and Swami Ramsukhdas on BG10.37: उशना (Usanas) is another name of Shukracharya. कविः is not just the author of a poetry but the one who is well-versed in scriptural principles; knower of the past, present and future. Because Shukracharya is well-...


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A saint does not bother whether powers have been acquired in the process of attaining the ABSOLUTE BLISS. If it is the prArabdha of the Saint to attain powers, they will evolve within him/her. Brahmarshi/Saint, or whatever name you may give to the REALISED ONE, does not bother to acquire any money to live on. The Saints like Sage Vasistha, Viswamitra, ...


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In Kaliyuga, people are shortlived and lack Dharma and true Gurus, as powers like Astras and Siddhis were passed on from gurus to disciples in Gurukuls and Ashramas. Gurukuls were burned and scholars there were either killed or forced to work for Britishers or Mughals under foreign invasion. Most of the scholars and Gurus are hypocrites today and true Dharma ...


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According to the Sri Radha Krishna Ganodesha Dipika (A lamp to see the associates of Sri Sri Radha-Krsna) by Srila Rupa Goswami, the name of Sandipani Muni's wife is Sumukhi devi. The following lines mention it Madhumangala has a slightly dark complexion. He wears yellow garments and a garlands of forest flowers. His father is the saintly Sandipani ...


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