ri Manohar has been one of the finest scholarsof the Vedic sciences, continues to conduct VedaSabha started by his grandfather 119 years ago.He is the National Vice Chairman of ICAS, Delhi.He has been awarded the Life Time Achievement Award by Raman & Rajeshwari ResearchFoundation, Bangalore. Involved in activities withJagadguru Sankaracharyas of Sringeri SaradaPeetham, Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham, PuriGoverdhan Peetham, Dwaraka Peetham,Sakatapuram Sri Vidyaa Peetham,Hariharapuram Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Peethamand Pushpagiri Peetham.
conferred by Jagadguru Sankaracharya ofGoverdhan Peeth, Puri and
“Guru KainkaryaSeva Nidhi”
Conferred by Sri GanapatiSacchidananda Swami of Avadhuta DattaPeetham, Mysore. In his spare moments hecomposes poems in Sanskrit.
ByKowtha Lalith Manohar, India
harat is the sacred Karma Bhoomiand Punya Bhoomi endowed withthe majestic Himalayas, VindhyaRange of mountains, forests likeNaimisaranya, Dandakaranya and otherplaces, and holy rivers like Ganga,Yamuna, Narmada, Godavari, Krishna andKaveri flowing through the length andbreadth of the country. Brahmarishis andMaharishis born in this land have handeddown an invaluable legacy and wisdomthrough various classical texts. The Vedasare the basis for our Sanatana Dharma.These Vedas were identified by Sri VedaVyasa and passed on to his disciples. Thereare six Angaas (limbs) to this divineknowledge. Jyotisha Shastra is one of them. The traditional Vidyaas of ourcountry are classified as 18.
For those who cannot read the Vedas, theItihasas and Puranas are a boon.
, the firsttreatise authored by sage
as per theinstructions of the creator under theguidance of
. The life of