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link and select "save target as" on the menu.
AlochanaamR^itaMCharity and altruism are often
essentially egoistic in their immediate motive.
They are stirred by the discomfort of the sight of suffering to the
system or by the pleasurableness of others' appreciation of our
kindliness or by
the egoistic self-appreciation of our own benevolence or by the need of
indulgence in sympathy. There are philanthropists who would be troubled
poor were not always with us, for they would then have no field for
Nor is detailed sympathy and alleviation of particular sufferings the
that can be given to men. To cut down branches of a man's tree of
good, but they grow again; to aid him to remove its roots is still more
- Sri Aurobindo (January 1915, India's Rebirth pp. 112)
Sri Nagaraj Tanguturu has kindly provided the following information about obtaining the pravachanams
in this page.
If you do like, please try to purchase these from
the source so that you will be contributing to the noble cause (Sri Ayyappa
Temple). Here are the contact details so that you can order whole lot of MP3
cd's. Also another set you can get is from Hyd. I am giving both here.
BramhaSri Malladi Chandra Sekhara Satri gave excellent talks on Bhagavatam,
Ramayanam, Mahabharatam and Kartika Puranam at Sankara Matt, Hyderabad. He
was their Asthana Kavi and retired at the age of 70 (after 50 years of
excellent service to community by doing research and conveying the
information in the form of Pravachanamulu). Each purana is for 9 days
spanning 10+ hours of talk. Also Sankara Mutt made it very economical.
Each CD with 10+ hours of MP3 cost only 100 rupees. (These talks came to
my life as God Given gift to me, when I visited India).
You can get them from SR communications, contact them at:
242 TRT Colony Vidya Nagar Hyderabad - 500044
If you do get Kartika Puranam, please let me know.
Brahmasri Chaganti Koteswara Rao gaaru gave excellent Pravachanams on
All above set comes in around 45 discourses in MP3 CD's from Sri Ayyappa
Swamy Temple, Bhanu gudi junction, Kakinada.
Contact person: Sri Purushottam.
Please let me know where you are and any other pravachanams you do have.