16 - 31 August 2016 Issue

Self-defence training for girls to be made compulsory ! : Maha. CM

   Kopardi (District Nagar, Maharashtra) - “The incident here has been viewed seriously by the Government and a proposal to impart self-defence training to girls and teach sanskars to boys in schools is under active consideration. The girl’s rape and murder here is very unfortunate and the Government firmly stands with the victim’s family. I will personally follow up the matter till the accused are hanged”, said Mr. Devendra Fadnavis, Chief Minister of Maharashtra on 25th July.

Shrikrushna Janmashtami

      According to the Hindu lunar calendar, Shrikrushna was born on Shravan Krushna Paksha Ashtami (Eighth day of the dark fortnight of Shravan) at midnight, when the moon was in Vrushabh formation with the lunar asterism, Rohini.

Religious fanatics out to usurp 25 acres in New Delhi

       New Delhi - Religious fanatics have forcibly built a bogus grave and burial ground near Mayur Vihar X Metro Railway station and are trying to usurp 25 acres of land in New Delhi. (Religious fanatics systematically usurp Government land and then use it for anti-social activities. Despite plenty of proof with the administration, necessary alertness is lacking. - Editor)

Rakshabandhan (Shravan Pournima [18th August])

        The Bhavishya Puran says that Rakshabandhan was originally meant for kings. A new custom of tying rakhis began from the historical ages.
       The sister is supposed to tie a rakhi on the brother’s wrist. The feeling in this act is that the brother should become prosperous and protect his sister. The sister should pray for welfare of the brother and the brother should pray for the protection of his sister; both should pray for the strength to protect the Nation and Dharma.

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      In the 3 Marathi Editions of the ‘Dainik Sanatan Prabhat’ published from Goa and Maharashtra, we print a treasure of thoughts from Paratpar Guru (Dr.) Athavale that give us an insight into the pathetic state of our Nation and Dharma, and the only solutions to problems we face today. We reproduce here some for the readers to get the right perspectives.

Will take to the streets against the proposed ban on Sanatan ! - Chhatre Guruji

       Belgaum (Karnataka) - “Sanatan’s mission is inspiring Hindus. Yet, it is being needlessly persecuted. Why are the ‘progressives’ clamouring for a ban on Sanatan Sanstha when no charge has been proved against it ? We, the Hindu priests members of Purohit Sangh, fully support Sanatan Sanstha.

SSRF’s spiritual workshop

H.H. Cyriaque Vallee lights the  Lamp
    This year Spiritual Science Research Foundation’s (SSRF’s) summer spiritual workshop was held from 26th July to 1st August 2016 at the Spiritual Research Centre in Goa. Twentyfive seekers from all walks of life from 13 countries  including Canada, Croatia, Germany, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, USA attended this spiritual workshop.

Benefits of Satseva (Service unto the Absolute Truth)

1. Obtaining Chaitanya (Divine consciousness) : Serving God entails remaining in the Absolute Truth for the duration of the satseva. Since we are doing God’s work He rewards us with His Chaitanya . This Chaitanya reduces our Raja-Tama components and increases our sattvikta, which is the aim of every spiritual aspirant.

Gokulashtami celebrations

      Fasting the whole day, the birth of Balkrushna is celebrated at midnight on Shrikrushna Jayanti. At midnight, Arati is performed.
      Shrikrushna’s Idol or photo is placed with devotion in a swing. He is offered many sumptuous dishes, in particular kheer or halva/sheera. The fast is also ended by partaking this Prasad (Holy sacrament) at midnight or by partaking dahikala the morning after Gokulashtami.

Sanatan Sanstha’s Saints H.H. Binda Singbal and H.H. Anjali Gadgil reach the level of a Sadaguru on the strength of their dedication to samashti sadhana !

    H.H. (Mrs.) Binda Singbal, who looks after the affairs of Sanatan is like a mother to the seekers the world over !
H.H. (Mrs.) Binda Singbal
H.H. (Mrs.) Anjali Gadgil
     H.H. (Mrs.) Binda Singbal has looked after the affairs of Sanatan Sanstha very skillfully and with competence.
     The greatness of H.H. (Mrs.) Singbal, who is replete with motherly instincts in showering love on seekers and assisting them in their spiritual progress, is beyond description in words.

The unique spiritual friendship between H.H. (Mrs.) Singbal and H.H. (Mrs.) Gadgil

H.H. (Mrs.) Anjali Gadgil and H.H. (Mrs.) Binda Singbal

How is a Saint proclaimed as per the science of Spirituality ?

      If one were to view the spiritual maturity or spiritual level of a person on a scale from 1 to 100% where God is 100%, then through spiritual research using advanced sixth sense we have found that the spiritual level of an average person in the world today is around the 20% mark.


Samjhauta Express blast affected bogie
      New Delhi - In what is likely to cause a huge embarrassment for Congress, former Chairman of Bharat’s Joint Intelligence Committee and former Deputy National Security Advisor Dr. SD Pradhan has claimed that the term ‘Saffron terrorism’ was coined by former Home Minister P Chidambaram to reap political benefits. (The present Government should take action against the former Home Minister and put him behind bars. The Government should ensure that he is punished stringently. - Editor)

Our soldiers face this every day in Kashmir for us !

                                  Waiting for Kashmir to become Pakistan : Sharif
Our soldiers face this every day in Kashmir for us !
        Muzaffarabad (Pak-occupied Kashmir) -  Bolstered by his party’s victory in the recently concluded election to the PoK Assembly and with the objective of making the most of the situation politically, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif dashed to Muzaffarabad, the region’s capital, and told a gathering that the country is ‘waiting for the day Kashmir becomes Pakistan’.

Over 1 crore Hindus left Bangladesh in last 49 years

     Dhaka (Bangladesh) - In his recent paper titled ‘Seventh Five Year Planning (2016-20) in Bangladesh : The Dream and Reality’, eminent Economist Prof. Abul Barkat said that over 1.1 crore Hindus had left Bangladesh under religious persecution and discriminations from 1964 to 2013.


     UN Resolution August 13, 1948 : This is the most significant resolution passed by the UN on the State of Jammu & Kashmir. It clearly states that Pakistan was to vacate its troops from the whole of the State. It also mentions, albeit indirectly, that Pakistan had consistently lied on the question of whether or not its troops were involved in the fighting in Jammu & Kashmir. The United Nations Commission for India and Pakistan says :

HP High Court tells Centre to ban cow- slaughter, sale of beef within 6 months

      Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) - The Himachal Pradesh High Court has issued orders calling on the Union Government to ban cow-slaughter in the country within six months.
       Further, in the order passed last month, the High Court directed that prohibitions be imposed on import and export of the cow/calf and sale of beef, and beef products be banned - all to be complied within a period of six months.

Launch a campaign to free PoK : Baba Ramdev to PM Narendra Modi

  Rohtak (Haryana) - As locals continued to protest in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) against the rigged 21st July elections, Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to launch a campaign to free PoK.


       ISIS is formed to establish a new Islamic caliphate across the Middle East. ISIS’ desire (and apparent strategy) is to overthrow the existing Governments of unstable, heavily Muslim Nations and establish their own theocratic state in its place. They have spread all across the globe to establish Islam though force and terror.

Death sentence to 2005 Shramjeevi train blast jihadi

     Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) - Last month, a Court in Uttar Pradesh’s Jaunpur town sentenced to death a Bangladeshi convicted in July 2005 Shramjeevi Express blast which runs from New Delhi to Patna; the blast had left 12 passengers dead


         Islamic brutality on Hindus was unmatched in the annals of human history. It is bigger than the holocaust of Jews by the Nazis and much bigger than the massacre of Armenians by the Turks. According to estimates, as many as 60 million Hindus were massacred by Islamic rulers. Every Islamic ruler made hills of Hindu skulls to outnumber the previous rulers.

Islamic State training ‘next generation’ fighters : Report

      London (United Kingdom) - Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists are training the children of foreign fighters in Syria and Iraq to create the ‘next generation’ of militants, according to a latest European report.
      In its annual report on terrorism in the European Union (EU), Europol said children raised under the group’s rule are of ‘particular concern’.

HJS-led delegation meets W. Bengal Governor

      Kolkata - At the behest of Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS), four Hindu organisations of West Bengal called on West Bengal Governor, Shri. Keshari Nath Tripathi for a strict ban on Dr. Zakir Naik’s ‘Peace TV’ in the State.
     Though the various terror links from Glasgow to Dhaka, Mumbai to Islamabad are well exposed with the terror Televangelist Zakir Naik through his ‘Peace TV’, Social Media, Islamic teaching camps and public programmes, the self-exiled Jihadi Naik’s programmes are still being telecast through cable networks in various Districts in W. Bengal, defying the ban on ‘Peace TV’.

HJS success : GBSHSE to remove lesson on Sharapova

       Panaji (Goa) - Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) has decided to remove the lesson on Maria Sharapova in the next edition of the NCERT IX Std. English textbook ‘Beehive’. Earlier, Russian sports person Maria Sharapova was found guilty of taking drugs and has been banned by International Tennis Federation for 2 years.

Hindus urge removal of Devi portrayal from video game ‘Overwatch’


                                  Hindus urge firm to remove images
                                  of Hindu Deities from underwears !

     Nevada (USA) - Upset Hindus have urged e-commerce company Spreadshirt to immediately withdraw underwears carrying the images of various Hindu Deities and sold on its website, calling it highly inappropriate.

Past lives influence on our personality

1. Introduction to the spiritual aspect of the mind
     The spiritual side to the mind is an aspect that is all important to fully understand why different people may react to the same situation in a different way.
      How people react to situations may sometimes be contrary to their personality. This is a concept unknown to modern day psychiatry, which limits its effectiveness to really help a person.

Hindus trying to flee from Aligarh apply to Magistrate

  Lucknow (UP) - After Kairana, Aligarh (in UP) is in the news ! That too, more or less for the same reason as Hindu families want to leave the area since they feel they are not safe here. The Hindu families are approaching the District administration and requesting them to buy their properties as they do not feel safe living there.

400 Keralites forcibly converted to Islam for ISIS

       Kerala - The forced conversion to Islam at the behest of terror outfit Islamic State came to light after the officials probing the case of the missing 21 Keralites, who reportedly left the country to join IS, received vital leads with the arrest of Islamic preachers Arshi Qureshi and Rizvan Khan, who are allegedly connected with the Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) of Dr. Zakir Naik of Mumbai.

Terror in the name of God ?

     There is no doubt that we have a problem in today’s world. It’s a big problem. The strange thing is that apparently we don’t want to solve it, because we close our eyes to the problem and to its root cause. This closing of our eyes is officially endorsed by almost all Governments in the world and is seen as politically correct. Naturally, there is no chance to improve things but it’s likely to get much worse.

NHM writes to Union Home Minister Immediately arrest Dr. Zakir Naik For promoting terrorism, and take action against those telecasting ‘Peace TV’ channel despite a ban on it

       In a memorandum to the Union Home Minister on 2nd August, the National Hindu Movement (NHM) has written the following about Dr. Zakir Naik and his ‘Peace TV’ :
        It has been now exposed that Rohan Imtiaz and Nibaras Islam, the two terrorists involved in the jihadi attack in Dhaka, were inspired by Dr. Zakir Naik (Founder of Islamic Research Foundation). Rohan Imtiaz even confessed to propagating speeches of Dr. Zakir Naik on Facebook.


                                 Al-Qaeda recruitment is going on in Kerala
       Malappuram (Kerala) - Shocking reports of secret agencies flourishing in Kerala, with the intent of recruiting youth for the terror network Al-Qaeda, have surfaced. According to a report published by ‘Janam TV’, as many as 20 youth have been taken to Yemen from Kerala, with the intent of enrolling them in Dar-ul-Hadith madarasa there.

Jago Hindus, protect your languages !

      The earlier Ministry of Kerala was headed by a Christian Chief Minister and most members were from the Christian community. The earlier State Cabinet decided to establish a University for Arabic studies in Kerala, when Malayalam and Sanskrit Universities are facing crisis due to non-availability of funds and other infrastructure. No Finance Minister has ever provided help to Malayalam and Sanskrit Universities.

Crafty neighbours, inert Bharatiya politicians !

    Dreaming of Kashmir ? Worry about Karachi ...
    Washington (USA) - Police and Secret Service personnel had to intervene to physically separate Mohajir protesters and Pakistan military loyalists after a demonstration in front of the White House on 23rd July by the Muttahida Quami Movement MQM), which mostly represents ethnic Pakistani migrants from India, turned into a fracas.

State-wide agitations planned if injustice to Hindu Saints, Hindu leaders & organisations is not stopped !

       Mumbai - Patriotic and devout Hindu organisations united and demonstrated at Azad Maidan on 28th July, warning the Government that there would be waves of agitations all over the State if injustice to Hindu Saints, Hindu leaders and Hindu organisations is not stopped. ‘H.H. Santshri Asharamji Bapu, Sadhvi Pradnya Singh Thakur and Mr. Dhananjay Desai (Founder-President of ‘Hindu Rashtra Sena’) have been languishing in jails although there is no proof against them.

‘Slaying of Afzalkhan’ picture should be placed in textbooks : Patriots demand

     Balbharati has included a misleading picture that depicts Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj about to embrace Afzalkhan, instead of the ‘Slaying of Afzalkhan’ picture. Balbharati should immediately rectify its mistake and picture depicting the historic bravery of Chhatrapati Shivaji (in slaying Afzalkhan) should be included in the text-books.

Earnest request to readers, well-wishers and devout Hindus !

Need for computers and software in Sanatan’s studio in Ramnathi Ashram
      The most important purpose of ‘Maharashi Adhyatma Vishwavidyalay’ are to show the Path of God-realisation to the human race and conduct spiritual research.

‘Learning from the past, remaining in the present and being alert about the future !’

H.H.Sandeep Alshi
      Various personality defects and ego are responsible for the mistakes committed by or incorrect thoughts of seekers. Additionally, factors such as destiny, influence of time (as per the importance of time) and distress created by negative energies are also responsible.
1. Destiny : According to a statement in Sanskrut, ‘Thoughts that drive us to perform a karma in the present have a direct correlation with our karma of the past births (meaning, destiny).

The reason why Sanatan’s Saints are never in the limelight !

     Sanatan's Saints do not appear to be in the lime-light on TV channels and the society because much of Sanatan’s mission (more than 70%) is carried out in the subtle dimension and thus, it is incomprehensible for people in the society.

Instruction to seekers and request to readers

                             Watch the documentary that exposes the
            conspiracy of the rationalists and Police to ban  Sanatan Sanstha !
    After the murder of Dr. Narendra Dabholkar and Com. Govind Pansare, the rationalists and traitors to Dharma have been targeting Sanatan Sanstha from all directions. No stone has been left unturned to malign Sanatan Sanstha through TV channels, along with a demand to ban Sanatan Sanstha. Against this backdrop, a devoted follower of Dharma has made a documentary that exposes the conspiracy of the rationalists and the corrupt Police, and has put it on YouTube.

Message to seekers, request to subscribers of and Advertisers for Daily ‘Sanatan Prabhat’

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Request for assistance in translating series of Holy texts on ‘Lifeline for the coming adverse times’ into Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Bengali and Odia

1. According to Saints, Sages, astrologers etc., the ensuing period is going to be terrible for the society. In this period, the society will have to face many perils. Protecting our self as well as our family will be a great challenge in itself. In this period, since communication will be disrupted, it will become difficult to take patients to hospitals, contact doctors and get medicines from the market.