My Wife: Which Neivedhyam for which Navarathri day!

The below has been compiled by my wife: ***** We are already into the Festival Season. It would be nice to know what Neivedhyam (Offering to God)  is the right one according to our Shastram and Sampradayam, isn't it? Sometimes we do not know what is the right Neivedhyam, at times we think that what … Continue reading My Wife: Which Neivedhyam for which Navarathri day!

My wife: Sambar recipe (no Tamarind, Chillies, Onion, Garlic & Asafoetida)

The below has been written by my wife Saraswathy: ***** To all those of you who have been patiently reading my posts all these days and asking questions and leaving your kind comments, Thanks so very much. This way I get feedback on how many are reading, what your doubts are, and if there are … Continue reading My wife: Sambar recipe (no Tamarind, Chillies, Onion, Garlic & Asafoetida)

My wife: Quit Tamarind, there are Alternatives to it!

  My wife Saraswathy continues... ***** Thanks so much for all your kind  feedback, comments.   A few years back, I wanted look up some info regarding Sandhya Vandanam in Kanchi Mahaswamigal's Voice of God, completely unrelated to tamarind. Not knowing in which volume it was, I picked one randomly, and opened the book to a random … Continue reading My wife: Quit Tamarind, there are Alternatives to it!

My wife: Alternatives to using Chilli

The below has been written by my wife Saraswathy: ***** I am very grateful for all your comments and interest.    In my previous post, I had mentioned some unexpected results of stopping chillies, that totally amazed me.   Observing myself, I realized that the way I thought was changing, my choices were changing, and … Continue reading My wife: Alternatives to using Chilli

My wife: Discard Chillies, they are Poison No. 1

The below has been written by my wife Saraswathy: ***** I humbly thank you all  for your kind comments.    Your interest helps me to go on... With the festival season already here, we are all set to celebrate by making/offering neivedhyams. This could be the reason for Kanchi Balaperiyava's urgency to get this going. So I … Continue reading My wife: Discard Chillies, they are Poison No. 1

My wife: Sringeri Periyava gives Meru in dream, Pudhu Periyava gives in real life!

The below been written by my wife Saraswathy: ***** I have always loved Bhagawan Ramana Maharshi, He was a part of my growing up, with my mother's side of the family having spent much time with Him. My parents revered all Acharyas. Probably around 2011-2012, my mother, after watching Sringeri Mahasannidhanam Periva's bhashanams on Sri … Continue reading My wife: Sringeri Periyava gives Meru in dream, Pudhu Periyava gives in real life!