Best Hindu Apps of 2015

I wrote a long time ago about smart phone apps that can support your spirituality but a lot has changed since then so I thought it was time to do it again!Last night I searched for Hindu apps and downloaded a bunch to try. Here is what I found... Wallpapers It started with Shiva Wallpapers by Peaksel (It says 99 cents on Amazon but I'm pretty sure it was free when I went through Google Play Store). As the reviews say there are a lot of ads in this app. They are quite invasive. But it … [Read more...]

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Ambaa Starts Bhajan Practice

Brad and I have been attending a Sathya Sai Baba bhajan singing group for a little over a year now. We love the community there. We don't manage to get there every week but we do try. It's a nice little service most of which is people leading bhajans.Bhajans are a call and response type hymn with simple lyrics (though sometimes complex melodies).My friends there have been encouraging me to try leading one of these songs and so I've taken some weeks to pick one out and start … [Read more...]

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Bhajan Singing

I went back to the Sathya Sai Baba group on Saturday for their more regular service.It's always challenging to be in a new place with unfamiliar people, but I know if I keep at it, I'll make friends and become part of the fabric of the group.The first part was practice for the bhajans, which are hymns. I didn't know what to expect from that, but it turned out to be quite difficult for me. I thought there would be lyric books to look at, but there turned out to be only one. I was given … [Read more...]

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