Report by Shantala Trasikar
The Mumbai Prarthana family woke up early to the chirping of the birds on 10th June, 2017. It was the day for the Prarthana Shivir, held every year to celebrate the Janmadivas of our Guru Swami -Parama Pujya Parijnanashram Swamiji III at Shri Anandashram Math at Khar, Mumbai. ( July 2017 )
Under the watchful eye and with loving Guidance from our Guru -Parama Pujya Sadyojat Shankarashram Swamiji the perennial river of Devabhasha – Sanskrit has been on an exciting journey through the many classrooms and stimulating, interactive teaching methods of our dedicated band of teachers.
SUJATA HALDIPUR shares some informative tid-bits from last year’s itinerary of Shri Chitrapur Math’s ( June 2017 )
In November 2012, a core-committee of dedicated educationists requested our Mathadhipati – Parama Pujya Sadyojat Shankarashram Swamiji to become the Mentor of their entire group of academic institutions that included the historic Ganapathy High School and the Parijnan PU Junior College of Science and Commerce. The Gracious Acceptance of Swamiji has resulted in a meteoric rise on the all-round success graph of each unit.
It is matter of great pride for all of us that a few dedicated individuals from a small community like ours invested time, resources and skills and made a humble beginning with a tiny school which has today blossomed into a mighty group of reputed institutes of multi-skill learning.
SHAILAJA GANGULY briefs you on the many milestones lighting up the eventful journey of the 147-year-old ( May 2017)
If you are between 15 and 35 years of age and would like to rediscover your roots in many exciting and fulfilling ways, it is time you met some intelligent and successful young Chitrapur Saraswats who will tell you how Yuvadhara has made them more sensitive, successful and complete. This is the first of a sporadic,ongoing series ( April 2017 )
Whenever you have visited, or even seen a photograph or an illustration of an ashram, you must have noticed that there is a calf or two and some cows in the background, indicating that there is a goshala attached to this hermitage or spiritual centre. Many of you know that there is a large goshala at our Shri Chitrapur Math, Shirali and one at Karla Math too. Parama Pujya Swamiji explains the significance of having a goshala, while Yuva Raunak Shirali, who has a close emotional connect with the goshala at Karla and does regular seva with great devotion and joy, introduces us to little- known facts about the manifold-blessings these gentle friends bestow upon us ( March 2017 )