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should never tell ourselves, openly or indirectly, "I want to be
great, what vocation can I find for myself in order to become great?"
On the contrary, we should tell ourselves, 'There must certainly be
something I can do better than anyone else, since each one of us
special mode of manifestation of the divine power which, in its
essence, is one in all. However humble and modest it may be, this is
precisely the thing to which I should devote myself, and in order to
find it, I shall observe and analyse my tastes, tendencies and
preferences, and I shall do it without pride or excessive humility,
whatever others may think I shall do it just as I breathe, just as the
flower smells sweet, quite simply, quite naturally, because I cannot do
Here I present a collection of audio renderings of telugu poetry by various
Sorry for the poor audio quality of some of these recordings. They
have been made using simple personal audio recorders by various friends and
relatives of mine. Even getting access to them was difficult.
Also, if you have any personal collections of such nature, I'd be very grateful
if you could share them with me to be put on my website for everybody's benefit.
I'm looking for kavitA paThanam/gAnam.
Here is a very good webpage that provides introduction to chhandas (Indian
notion of poetic rhythm) called
101. I created a
local copy to avoid losing it.