I chant Saraswati Vandana and Gayatri Mantra. They keep me going.
We often chant mantras and shlokas, but do we know the meaning they carry? The essence behind the shlokas, Mantras and bhajans? This cute little book is a perfect guide when it comes to knowing the essence of each chanting.
My Wisdom Book by Swami_mukundananda draws on the knowledge of the Scriptures to explain ancient wisdom in an easy way for beginners. Divided into two parts, Junior and Seniors, there are daily Shlokas, Mantras and Bhajans shared by the author explaining their meaning which is perfect for young readers.
Saint Kabir says, ‘ In this world everybody is poor, nobody is rich. Only the one who has love for God is truly wealthy.’
Another section that I loved from the book is wisdom nuggets. How he explains the concept of integrity, kindness, and respect in a most simplest and purest forms.
Not to forget the cute beautiful illustrations that adds charm to the book. Packed with 75 Sanskrit and Hindi verses, with transliterations in English with their explanations, the author encourages young readers to incorporate the practice of chanting into their daily lives.
Not only kids but all of us will enjoy reading this one. The meaning behind each shloka will surprise you.
A perfect read for kids above 7 years and recommended for all those who love to read and understand the meaning behind the verses.
A quick, easy and fun read. The illustrations are just amazing and have my heart.
In a fast-paced, rapidly changing world, children struggle to cope with the sheer multiplicity of stimuli and expectations. It could get overwhelming for the still-developing minds of the young. How do we get them to pause for a moment? What will help them take on challenges calmly?
Swami Mukundananda explains that one way to create a positive environment is to introduce ancient Hindu verses in everyday life. Learning to recite the shlokas and mantras equips children with timeless wisdom that shapes their character.
My Wisdom Book draws on the timeless knowledge of scriptures to explain ancient Hindu wisdom in a fun, easy and entertaining way for beginners. The book is packed with 75 Sanskrit and Hindi verses, including transliterations in English, with explanations, and encourages kids to include the practice of reading and chanting into their daily lives.
Divided into two age-appropriate levels—Juniors (ages 3–9) and Seniors (age 10 upwards)—the book has separate sections for daily shlokas, mantras, simple bhajans and learnings for each level. Approachable and easy-to-understand, the text is designed to be read together with parents and grandparents by juniors, and by older kids on their own. Beautifully illustrated by Rayika Sen, this handy book is the perfect gift for festivals, religious ceremonies, birthdays, or indeed any time at all!
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