November 2014 Issue

O Devout Hindus ! Spiritual practice is the foundation for establishing the ‘Hindu Nation’ !

                        Hence, let us work together to make VCDs
                    available on Dharmasatsangs in all languages !

H.H. Dr. Athavale
1. Importance of Dharmashikshan : Philosophies advocated by Hindu Dharma - knowledge on how to behave, what kind of clothes to wear, the right hair-style, good food habits, morals etc. means Dharmashikshan. When such knowledge is obtained, individuals and the society start abiding by Dharma. As they abide by Dharma, they learn the importance and significance of (Hindu) Dharma over other religions and they start having pride in their Dharma.

O Activists of Devout Hindu Organisations !

                                   Force the Government to retaliate
                         against warmonger Pakistan at every level !
H.H. Sandeep Alshi
     Many activists of devout Hindu organisations are in the good books of BJP activists. O activists of such organisations ! Force the Government to retaliate against warmonger Pakistan with equal force at every level through the medium of BJP activists and the National Hindu Movement ! The following aspects will prove useful for this.

Are Hindus prepared to face the cruelty of terrorist organisations like ISIS ?

        Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorists have beheaded citizens of USA and Britain, and uploaded videos of their own cruelty on websites. These terrorists want to create fear through such mediums and Islamise the whole world.

HARYANA & MAHARASHTRA

                                        Election Results
             Congress demolished, BJP & Shiv Sena flourish !
      New Delhi - BJP created history for itself, when it rose to the position of forming the Government in Haryana by winning 47 of 90 seats in the Assembly elections. It ended the 10-year Congress rule. Congress claimed the third position by winning mere 15 seats. INLD of Chauthala stood second bagging 19 seats, while HJC, which broke its alliance with BJP (formed before Lok Sabha elections), won 2 seats; independents and others won 7 seats.

Yada Yada Hi Dharmasya


Despicable journalism of Arnab Goswami,

                               Chief Editor of ‘Times Now’
              Sanatan Spokesperson writes to News Broadcasters Association
Mr. Anand Jhakhotiya
      I was invited as a guest speaker to ‘News Hour’ programme at 10 p.m. on 24th March 2014.
      Mr. Pramod Mutalik, President of Shriram Sena in Karnataka, his assistant Mr. Kumar Hakari, Mr. Sunil Handu (Secretary of Shriram Sena) and others participated in this programme. Sanatan Sanstha (my organisation) and I received a very hostile and contemptuous treatment.

PM’S MESSAGE ON ALL INDIA RADIO

                         Enhance inner strength by destroying
                        10 personal defects on Vijayadashmi !

     New Delhi - In his maiden radio speech aired on All India Radio (AIR) Prime Minister Narendra Modi exhorted countrymen to destroy ten personal defects in order to enhance inner strength on the occasion of Vijayadashami (Dushehra). The PM also said that he would connect with the people twice a month on a Sunday at 11 a.m. through radio.

Will not allow this country to become a Hindu Nation ! : Owaisi

      Mumbai - “Muslims will foil any ploy of declaring India a ‘Hindu Nation’ and Muslims will see to it that the ‘Hindu Nation’ is not established”, said MIM MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi. (Rulers today have been busy appeasing fanatics; therefore, fanatics like Owaisi can dare to make such comments in a country where Hindus are in majority ! People should elect only patriotic and devout rulers so as to change this situation ! - Editor)

University of Spirituality


2nd ‘Panchagavya Chikitsa Mahasammelan’

     The 2nd ‘Akhil Bharatiya Panchagavya Chikitsa Maha-sammelan’ will be held in Kanchipuram District, Tamilnadu from 14th to 16th November 2014. Here is an introduction.
1. The British realised that if the Bharatiya cow became extinct, they could rule Bharat. Hence, they systematically ploted to eliminate Bharatiya cows. They enacted various laws towards this goal.

Research of the ‘University of Spirituality’

                           On the difference between a black amulet
                used by a fanatic for casting a spell on a girl and a black
         thread given by a Saint to a seeker for protection at the spiritual level
    Tests were conducted through ‘PIP’ (Polycontrast Interference Photography) technology on a black amulet given by a fanatic to a girl for casting a spell (known as ‘Vashikaran’) on her and a black thread given by a Saint to a seeker for protection to scientifically verify vibrations emitting from them.

Inert Politicians

                                          Crafty enemies                       
Incorrect map of Bharat distributed during Chinese President’s visit
     New Delhi - When the treaty between China and Gujarat was being signed in the presence of PM Narendra Modi and China’s President Xi Jinping, an incorrect map of Bharat was being distributed showing J&K and Arunachal Pradesh as disputed regions and Aksai Chin as a part of China. The Chief Secretary of Gujarat, Mr. Pandian, distributed this map in the presence of these 2 leaders.

Mark Twain

     It is easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled ! - Mark Twain

Rahul calls PM ‘opposition leader’

        WILL THE CONGRESS EVER BE ABLE TO FIND ALTERNATIVES ?                          Mahad (Maharashtra) - Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi committed a faux pas last month, when he referred to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as ‘opposition leader’.
       “An opposition leader says nothing happened in the last 60 years. Their thinking is that only one man can take the country forward. This thinking raises a question mark on Ambedkar, Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Patel, Nehru. It not only raises a question mark on them (about what they did for the country),

SC grants bail to Jayalalithaa on health grounds

          WILL SOMEONE GET SADHVI PRADNYA THAKUR OUT ON BAIL ?            
        New Delhi - The Supreme Court granted bail to former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and suspended her sentence on 17th October. BJP leader Dr. Subramanian Swamy, who had filed a complaint against Jayalalithaa after which probe was conducted against her, strongly opposed the bail plea. The Supreme Court asked Jayalalithaa to direct her party workers not to create law and order problem in the State. There were massive protests and multiple suicides by her supporters after she was convicted.

‘Haider’ in legal trouble : HC issues notice on PIL of ‘Hindu Front For Justice’

      Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) - The Lucknow bench of High Court issued notices to the producers of the film ‘Haider’, Censor Board and others on a PIL filed by ‘Hindu Front for Justice’, a group of local lawyers seeking direction to restrain exhibiting of the film on the grounds that it was against national interests. The court asked the people named in the PIL to file their reply to the allegations of the petitioner in four weeks.

Anti-party workers will have to pay the price after elections

                  WILL THE PEOPLE NOW TEACH SUCH LEADERS A LESSON ?
     Mumbai - Disgruntled activists of NCP worked against the party in the Pimpri-Chinchwad area, supposed to be the most favourable area for NCP. As a result, senior NCP leader and ex-deputy CM Ajit Pawar was very upset and threatened anti-party activists, that they will have to pay the price for their ‘ingratitude’.

RTI backlog

                                Waiting period 60 years
                          in MP, 17 years in West Bengal
     New Delhi - Days before the tenth anniversary of the ‘Right to Information (RTI) Act’ on 13th October, a study by RTI Assessment and Advocacy Group (RaaG) and Samya-Centre for Equity Studies in collaboration with NCPRI painted an alarming picture of Information Commissions across the country caving in under the weight of pending cases.

Do not utter the words ‘Love Jihad’ !

      New Delhi - “The words ‘Love Jihad’ instigate hatred and hence, their mention should be avoided”, said Ms. Lalita Kumarmangalam the newly-appointed Chairperson of National Women’s Commission (NWC). She was talking to reporters on the issue of ‘Love Jihad’. She advised the girls :

No Account of Rs. 71,563,00,00,000 spent

        WHO WILL GET SUCH POLITICIANS PUNISHED FOR LOOTING ?                                          Mumbai - While the State is supposed to submit utilisation certificates for every Rupee spent by it to the CAG, it has not done so for a whopping Rs. 71,563 crore since 2004-05; sources say a large portion of the funds could have been misused or used to line the pockets of politicians and babus.
      According to a CAG report submitted to the State Legislature in June, 1.49 lakh UCs were pending till March 2013. The amount involved was Rs. 45,008 crore up to financial year 2010-11 and another Rs. 11,737 crore got added in 2011-12.

Over Rs. 15 crore seized in cash from Maharashtra during elections

WHO WILL ASK POLITICIANS ABOUT THE SOURCE OF MONEY ?
     Mumbai - Assisted by watchdogs of the Election Commission Police seized an amount of Rs. 15,14,11,100 from various places in Maharashtra during the canvassing period of Assembly elections, which were held on 15th October. This amount was seized from vehicles, residences of activists of all political parties, including from the bag belonging to Mr. Ajit Pawar and canvassing Chief of Mrs. Praniti Shinde.

Latest Contributions to Peace ?

             Mohammed is God’s apostle. Those who follow him are harsh
            to the unbelievers but merciful to one another. - Quran 48:29

2014.10.15 (Tirah, Pakistan) - Two children are among seven torn to shreds by a Shahid suicide bomber.
2014.10.13 (Baghdad, Iraq) - Twenty-two people are reduced to pulp by a Holy warrior with a suicide vest.

Top Army officer expresses concern over waving of ISIS flags in Kashmir valley

        ISIS flags seen in Srinagar after Friday prayers
      A group of men unfurled ISIS flags amid pro-freedom and anti-India sloganeering outside the Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta in downtown Srinagar after Friday prayers on 10th October 2014 according to eyewitnesses. “The protesters were holding Islamic State flags and one of them waved it after climbing the mosque’s gate”, an eyewitness said.

ISIS : A barbarous threat to our country !

     Considering the incidences of four youth who flew to Iraq from Mumbai to join ISIS and another four with similar ideology who were taken into custody in Kolkata, one can infer that ISIS is spreading its tentacles in India.
     ISIS has spawned Islamist militancy across swathes of land untouched by it before, the fanaticism of Islamic state has far reaching effects on countries that are miles away from the affected areas of Syria and Iraq. Media recently released a map showing countries that are planned to be engulfed by the this terrorist group.

Pak Taliban commanders announce allegiance to ISIS

     Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan’s six top comm-anders pledged allegiance to the Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who has been vying for supremacy with Al-Qaeda Chief Ayman al Zawahiri.
     Taliban spokesman Shahidullah Shahid said that he along with five other commanders have accepted the leadership of al-Baghdadi.

Rushdie condemns ISIS, sees problems with Islam

      London (UK) - Speaking against ‘this new age of religious mayhem’, noted writer Salman Rushdie has condemned the ‘decapitating barbarians of ISIS’, and believes that compared to extremism in Christianity and Hinduism, Islam has more of a problem.
     Delivering the PEN/Pinter Prize Lecture at the British Library last month, Rushdie also condemned ‘the mangling of language which makes possible the creation of tyranny’, and the ‘Jihadi-cool’ language that attracts new recruits to extremism.

HJS website relaunched with a new look

H.H. Pande Maharaj Inaugurating the website
     Panvel (Maharashtra) - Sanatan’s Saint H.H. Pande Maharaj inaugurated the new-look website of Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS), an organisation dedicated to the mission of establishing the ‘Hindu Nation’ and engaged in the spread of Hindutva at the international level. H.H. Pande Maharaj also inaugurated the English version of the ‘Sanatan Shop’ that sells Sanatan’s Holy texts Online.

Success of Hindus

     Argentina (Latin America) - A controversial art show depicting iconic Barbie doll as figures from Christianity, Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism and Argentine folk religion planned from 11th October has reportedly been cancelled. Titled ‘Barbie, The Plastic Religion’, this exhibition planned to include 33 dolls of various religious figures produced by two Argentine artists Marianela Perelli and Pool Paolini. Indian Deities, Goddess Kali particularly, were in the news again.

PREVENT SUCH DENIGRATION LAWFULLY

    Shivling Marketing denigrates Shivaling
     Mumbai - Shivling Marketing is a supplier and manufacturer of ‘Toor Dal’ near Vasad, Gujarat. Hindus have recently come to know that this company has denigrated Deity Shiva by printing His picture on their packings.
    HJS received many compla-ints about this denigrating act and immediately lodged a protest with Shivling Marketing.

Amazon.com removes leggings showing Hindu Deities

     Mumbai - Amazon.com, world’s largest Online retailer headquartered in Seattle (USA) has removed the women’s leggings carrying images of various Hindu Deities from its website within 24 hours of protest by Hindus. Mr. Rajan Zed, who spearheaded the protest, thanked Amazon.com for understanding the concerns of Hindu community, which thought images of Hindu Deities on leggings were highly inappropriate.

Sanatan Almanac - 2015


NEW ENGLISH PUBLICATIONS OF SANATAN SANSTHA

                         Uniqueness of Sanatan’s treasure of Holy texts
  • Holy texts that teach appropriate sadhana for God-realisation
  • Eliminate obstacles in sadhana and provide appropriate direction
  • Contain comparative study of various Paths of sadhana to elucidate Spirituality
  • Provide scientific answers to the why’s and how’s in Spirituality

REQUEST ON COW-PROTECTION

      To activists of Hindu Vidhidnya Parishad, NHM and cow-protectors
                       Law is required to prevent inhuman actions
           such as the Police stripping and beating a cow-protector !
H.H. Sandeep Alshi
      Mr. Azad Singh Arya (State Vice President of Gaushala Sangh) was stripped naked by Policemen on the road (in Panipat, Haryana) in full view of the people; when he fell down, he was thrashed cruelly by Policemen. After arresting him, while taking him to the Police station, one Policeman placed his foot on Mr. Arya’s head.

Cow-protector stripped naked and thrashed by Policemen

      Panipat (Haryana) - Police here arrested some cow-protectors under the false pretext of extortion and were to take them to the court when the Goraksha Dal, a former District President of BJP Yuva Morcha, family members of the arrested cow-protectors and other cow-protectors in large numbers started their agitation on NH1.

Gospel of Christ has worked miracles for the Nagas

      "On behalf of the people of Nagaland, I take this opportunity to thank the ABIM Ministries and their missionaries who came to Nagaland, particularly the pioneer missionaries for bringing the Gospel to us. Mr. Zeliang I CM 
     Dimapur (Nagaland) - The four-day India Mission Summit, celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the American Baptist International Ministries (ABIM) and the 175th year of its mission in India, concluded in Kohima at the NBCC Convention Centre with a call to Christians to rejuvenate their faith.

NHM writes to the Prime Minister about bringing a ban on cow-slaughter

       Cow is a seat of faith for Hindus, in which 33 crore Deities reside (meaning, the cow imbibes Principles of all Deities). Cow is considered very sacred in Hindu Dharma; hence, it is every Hindu’s duty to protect her.
      Emperors, Sages and Seers of yore protected the cow as their religious duty. However, it is unfortunate that today no significant attention is paid to this Divine treasure. In this land of cow worshippers, every year over 2,40,00,000 cows are slaughtered in 33,600 legal and illegal abattoirs.

Arrested Catholic Archbishop’s computer contained over 100,000 images of children

     Vatican detectives analysing a computer used a by an archbishop arrested last month discovered over 86,000 pornographic photos and 160 sexually explicit video files of children, reports ‘International Business Times’.
     According to investigators, another 45,000 pictures had been deleted.

THE POPE SOUGHT FORGIVENESS

     On 14th March 2000 in a fully televised speech, Pope John Paul II asked for forgiveness for the past errors of the Roman Catholic Church during a solemn mass in St. Peters Basilica. He said, “We ask for forgiveness for divisions between Christians, for the use of violence in the name of truth, and for the diffidence and hostility engaged against followers of other religions”.

Realise the benefits of ACCEPTANCE

                                   Make efforts to work on
                        it and become worthy of God’s grace !
H.H. Yoya Vallee
         Sometimes seekers talk to me about their problems, defects and want to know how to accept a situation. I realised that some of them know how to accept, but others find it difficult.
        Once, when I was going to sit for chanting, I thought about how seekers can accept and how to make them aware of being in an acceptance mode.

Bardhaman : Some facts leaders want to hide !

                             IM men killed making IEDs in Trinamool leader’s house
     Bardhaman (West Bengal) - Two suspected Indian Mujahideen militants were killed and a third injured critically here when an IED they were allegedly making exploded in the house of a Trinamool Congress leader which also doubles as the local party office. The blast took place on 2nd October afternoon.
     Locals say that when Police arrived, two women held them off at gunpoint threatening to blow up the house and delaying them long enough to burn several documents and evidence.

Bardhaman blast terror group funded by Saradha scam ?

     Kolkata (West Bengal) - The wealth generated by the Saradha chit fund scam was allegedly used to fuel terror activities in India by a Bangladesh-based group after money was diverted to a bank account in Bangladesh, intelligence reports have indicated.

TERRORISM DOES NOT HAVE A RELIGION ?

                                 3 injured in a bomb blast in Malda
       Kolkata - Three people were injured in a crude bomb blast in the Malda District of West Bengal. The bomb went off when it was being removed in a hurry during a Police raid.
       The incident comes close on the heels of the unearthing of a terror module in Bardhaman. However, the Police say this was one of the local criminal incidents in the area.

Accused were radicalised in a madarasa

     National Investigation Agency (NIA), which is probing the Bardhaman blast case, has said that the accused were radicalised in ‘violent Jihadi ideology’ in a madarasa and the agency has also identified a number of other key people associated with them. The group allegedly belonged to Bangladesh-based Jamaat-e-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), a banned terror outfit in the neighbouring country.

Request to Readers, Well-wishers, Seekers & Distributors

                Make the best of concessional rates of Sanatan’s Holy texts
     Sanatan Sanstha is engaged in the spread of Spirituality with the expansive goal of imparting education on Dharma to the society and turn it towards sadhana (Spiritual practice). Holy texts and other Prasar material are mediums to spread Spirituality faster. Sanatan Sanstha has decided to offer concessions on some Holy texts with the intention that average people begin on their sadhana.

Gratitude to readers and well- wishers for the enthusiastic support to our requests !

     Over the past few months, we have been requesting readers, well-wishers and devout Hindus through Sanatan Prabhat Periodicals for assistance in the form of funds to obtain various articles, equipment for the mission of serving Dharma. Many individuals have come forward to assist by providing material and funds enthusiastically and promptly, and thus participated in laying the foundation of the ‘Hindu Nation’.

Do not be afraid of Police intimidation

                           Lodge a complaint against them for illegal behaviour !
     A senior police officer called a volunteer of HJS to the Police station, rebuked him for no reason and forced him to show his E-mail account. After harassing him for two hours, the Police officer called the volunteer even the next day for inquiry, but he could not go for some reason. Therefore, he was called up repeatedly from the office of this Police officer. The volunteer lodged a written complaint against the Police officer with the Human Rights Commission and his senior officer, raising a voice against the injustice to him.

Benefit from Dharmasatsangs of Sanatan & HJS

     Programmes produced by Sanatan Sanstha and Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) are being transmitted through local cable channels. Hindus should try to contact cable operators for starting transmission of these Dharmasatsangs and prepare themselves to observe Dharma (Righteousness).
               Over 72,34,000 viewers are benefitting from these Dharmasatsangs
                           Local Cable Operators now airing Dharmasatsangs
                      Goa (1 Operator), Karnataka (17 Operators), Maharashtra
                 (3 Operators), Jharkhand (1 Operator), Uttar Pradesh (1 Operator)