Some source books on Brahmaleen Shankaracharya Swami Brahmananda Saraswati

 


स्वाध्यायान्मा प्रमदः
svaadhyaayaanmaa pramadaH
'Do not neglect your daily study of the scriptures'
[- quotation from siksha valli - Taittriya Upanishad]
[image & text from back cover of 'amR^ita - kaNa']

श्रीशंकराचार्य-वाक्सुधा
'shrii shaMkaraachaarya-vaaksudhaa'
- credited to Shri 108 Dandi Swami Adwaitanand Saraswati,
- compilation & editing by Mahesh Prasad ji
 (later known as Maharishi Mahesh Yogi), 1947
- A collection of recollections and Hindi quotations from Shankaracharya Swami Brahmanand Saraswati 
OUT OF PRINT
[1st edition cover ] [zip file of jpegs 45.5Mb] [pdf  file  17Mb appx]


अमृत-कण
'amR^ita-kaNa'
compiled by Balbrahmachari Shri Maheshji*, 1952
- A series of Hindi quotations from Shankaracharya Swami Brahmanand Saraswati with forward by Balbrahmachari Shri Maheshji *later known as Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
OUT OF PRINT
[1st edition cover ] [ 2nd edition cover] ['amrita-kaNa' Itrans file] [translation] [zip file of jpegs 35Mb] [ हिन्दी में ]

GURU DEV AS PRESENTED BY MAHARISHI MAHESH YOGI
LIFE & TEACHINGS OF SWAMI BRAHMANANDA SARASWATI SHANKARACHARYA OF JYOTIRMATH (1941-1953)  Vol. III
by Paul Mason
Translation of अमृत-कण Amrit Kana, the Hindi discourses of Guru Dev compiled by Brahmachari Mahesh (later known as Maharishi Mahesh Yogi), with notes, transcription of Devanagari text & transliteration of Sanskrit quotations. Also included are transcripts of Maharishi speaking on Guru Dev and about his philosophies, with additional complementary material, including transcripts and translations of the Acharya Vandana Puja &  the ‘108 Names of Guru Dev’. 336 pages. 35 illustrations.
ISBN 978-0-9562228-2-4
Premanand 2009 available

श्री ज्योतिष्पीठोद्धारक
'shrii jyotishhpiiThoddhaaraka'

presented by Shri Rameshwar Prasad Tiwari, 1965
- The lifestory of Shankaracharya Swami Brahmananda Saraswati, in Hindi
OUT OF PRINT
[cover] ['Shri Jyotishpeethaddharaka' Itrans file] [zip file of jpegs 24.9Mb ] [ हिन्दी में ]

THE BIOGRAPHY OF GURU DEV
LIFE & TEACHINGS OF SWAMI BRAHMANANDA SARASWATI SHANKARACHARYA OF JYOTIRMATH (1941-1953)  Vol. II
by Paul Mason
Translation of  
श्री ज्योतिष्पीठोद्धारक   Shri Jyotishpeethoddharaka, the Hindi biography of Guru Dev, with notes, transcription of Devanagari text, transliteration of Sanskrit quotations. & additional biographical material and quotations. 336 pages. 54 illustrations.
ISBN 978-0-9562228-1-7
Premanand 2009 available

'The Whole Thing The Real Thing' by Prem C Pasricha, 1977
- English language 'transcreation' of Hindi biography of Shankaracharya
Swami Brahmananda Saraswati
Delhi Photo Company 1977
OUT OF PRINT
[cover] [on-line edition]
>>> available from tonyevenson@talktalk.net

'Strange Facts About A Great Saint' by Raj R P Varma, 1980
- Personalised English language version of Hindi biography of
Shankaracharya Swami Brahmanand Saraswati, and quotations, translated
extracts of 'Amrita-Kana', with foreword by Dinesh Khare.
M / s
Varma & Sons, 1980
OUT OF PRINT
[cover]

 
'Jai Guru Dev'
German translation of Guru Dev biography
Param Verlag, 2000
ISBN 3-88755-010-2
[
cover]

श्री शंकराचार्य उपदेशामृत
'shrii shaMkaraachaarya upadeshaamR^ita'
edited by Rameshwar Tiwari c1969
-
108 Hindi quotations of Shankaracharya Swami Brahmanand Saraswati
OUT OF PRINT
[cover] ['Shri Shankaracharya UpadeshAmrita' Itrans .txt file[zip file of jpegs 28Mb][ हिन्दी में ]

108 DISCOURSES OF GURU DEV
LIFE & TEACHINGS OF SWAMI BRAHMANANDA SARASWATI SHANKARACHARYA OF JYOTIRMATH (1941-1953)  Vol. I
by Paul Mason
Translation of   श्री शंकराचार्य उपदेशामृत Shri Shankaracharya Upadeshamrita, 108 Hindi discourses of Guru Dev, with notes, transcription of Devanagari text & transliteration of Sanskrit quotations. 352 pages. 38 illustrations.
ISBN 978-0-9562228-0-0
Premanand 2009 available

 

'Drops of Sermon Lecture'
Booklet of Quotations

- booklet of 30 short quotations of Shankaracharya Swami Brahmanand Saraswati translated into English language.
OUT OF PRINT
[translated quotations][jpeg of booklet]


संस्मरण

'saMsmaraNa'

Jugal Kishor Shrivastava, 2006

- "Reminiscences at the lotus feet of Shri Gurudev in Hindi." “Sansmaran” is the recount of my revered father’s pious experiences at the lotus feet Shri Gurudev , it also  narrates the maiden introduction of Bramahleen Maharshiji at the age of 17 to Shri Gurudev through him during mid thirties at Bai ka Bagicha in the holy city of Jabalpur, M.P.(India). " - Umesh Shrivastava

Published by Swami Brahmanand Saraswati Smriti Pranyas (Panjeekrit)
67, Anand Nagar, Raipur (Chattisgarh), 492006,
India


श्री सद्गुरु प्रसाद

'shrii sadguru prasaada'

Professor Umesh Kumar Shrivastava, 2007

- "Divine nectars from the sermons of Shri Gurudev in Hindi." "Satguru Prasad” is the reproduction of the divine sermons of Shri Gurudev, which has the close resemblance to the 'Shri Shankaracharya Upadeshamrit' & 'Amrit Kana'." 

Published by Swami Brahmanand Saraswati Smriti Pranyas
67, Anand Nagar, Raipur (Chattisgarh), 492006, India

Guru Dev DVD
- film of Guru Dev, and subtitled audio recordings of Guru Dev
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Shankaracharya Swami Brahmanand Saraswati
quoted in other publications.
 


कल्याण 'Kalyana'
magazine p1 [varsha 20 : ank 1], Gita Press, 1946
'Godhana'
OUT OF PRINT
[translation] [Itrans] [jpg]

श्री शंकराचार्य उपदेश 'Shri Shankaracharya Upadesha'
- Shankaracharya ashram newsletters 1951-53 (70 issues appx)
OUT OF PRINT
[ jpegs of 20th July 1953 issue ]
[
jpegs of 24th August 1953 issue ] [ Itrans] [Hindi text & rough translation of 'siddhi' discourse]
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'Love and God'
by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, 1965
- Includes 'Our Guiding Light' a brief biographical sketch of Guru Dev

 

'The Maharishi:

The Biography of the Man Who Gave Transcendental Meditation to the World'
by Paul Mason 1994, revised edition 2005
- includes biographical sketch of Guru Dev and quotations.
Hardback version, Element, 1994, ISBN 1-85230-571-1
German hardback, Aquamarin, 1995, ISBN 3-89427-071-3
Portuguese paperback, Nova Era, 1997, ISBN 85-01-04644-2
Revised edition paperback, Evolution, 2005, ISBN 0-9550361-0-0 - available from 
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कल्याण
'Kalyana'
magazine, pp 42-4 [varsha 70 : ank 1], Gita Press, 1996
'Dharmashaastronamen Narii-Dharma'
OUT OF PRINT
[
jpeg zip file ]


कल्याण
'Kalyana'
magazine, pp104-5 [varsh 76 : ank 1], Gita Press, 2002 [cover]
'Niitimaan Bano'
[jpegs of pp104-5]

श्री गुरुवंश पुराण 'Shri Guruvansh Purana' (dwitiiya khanda)
- Pashthah Parichcheda / adhyaaya 1-6, pp 511-40


Guru Dev related publications

'Beacon Light of the Himalayas'
'
Souvenir of the Great Spiritual Development Conference of Kerala., October, 1955'
- Contains a brief biography and two photographs of Guru Dev.
Also contains the first published discourses of Bal Brahmachari Mahesh (later known as Maharishi Mahesh Yogi).
OUT OF PRINT
 - see advertisement directly below
[
link to transcripts & jpegs]



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