This category comprises books, which have been written by Sri Anil Kumar and that have been compiled from the talks and sessions conducted by him.

Alarm Bells! Divine ISBN: 9788172086664

Published: May, 2009

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 283

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Synopsis: In this book, Prof. Anil Kumar, well known spokesman of Bhagawan’s philosophy and the chosen translator of Bhagawan’s divine discourses, explains in detail the spiritual significance of the various festivals celebrated in Prasanthi Nilayam (the Supreme Abode of Peace), similarities in the lives and teachings of Jesus Christ and Bhagawan, and the most interesting section of “Questions and Answers”.

Description: In this book, Prof. Anil Kumar, well known spokesman of Bhagawan’s philosophy and the chosen translator of Bhagawan’s divine discourses, explains in detail the spiritual significance of the various festivals celebrated in Prasanthi Nilayam (the Supreme Abode of Peace), similarities in the lives and teachings of Jesus Christ and Bhagawan, and the most interesting section of “Questions and Answers”. This book, which is a compilation of the author’s Sunday lectures in Prasanthi Nilayam, awakens the readers to the spiritual aspects of celebrations of festivals and explains Bhagawan’s subtle exposition of spiritual texts. It enlightens and makes one realize the divinity present everywhere and in everyone of our activities. It is a spiritual joy to go through this book and imbibe the principles enunciated.

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Between You & Me ISBN: 9789350690642

Published: Jun, 2014

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 328

Size (Print): 5.5x8.5x0.68

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Synopsis: This book, “Between You and Me”, is a compilation of questions and answers extracted from the author’s talks in and around India and abroad. These questions are on various spiritual topics pertaining to our day-to-day life.

Description: The need for carrying the messages and teachings of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba through out the world cannot be over emphasised at this time, when the world is suffering from turmoil on various fronts. Prof. K. Anil Kumar has been doing this work eminently well. This book, “Between You and Me”, is a compilation of questions and answers extracted from the author’s talks in and around India and abroad. These questions are on various spiritual topics pertaining to our day-to-day life. The highlight of the whole thing is the apt answers and responses furnished by the veteran spiritual practitioner, Prof. Anil Kumar, based on Bhagawan’s discourses and personal interactions with His devotees, innumerable personal interviews, and clarifications. The author commands the authenticity and accuracy, due to his long association with the Avatar and having been mentored by the Avatar Himself.

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Divine Daffodils ISBN: 9788172089245

Published: Aug, 2012

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 331

Size (Print): 5.5x8.5x0.70

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Synopsis: “Divine Daffodils” is a collection of the Sunday talks in Prasanthi Nilayam by Prof. K. Anil Kumar, on various topics based on the Divine discourses of our most beloved Bhagawan Baba. These spiritual topics, like “Mind, Intellect, and Awareness”, “Life is a challenge, meet it”, “Ceiling on Desires”, and “The end of Wisdom is Freedom”, are discussed in this book from Bhagawan's teachings most interestingly, with examples from practical day to day life with gentle humour running through.

Description: Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba has spoken on virtually all aspects of the development of human consciousness. He starts from the physical and moves step by step to the transcendental. He begins from where we are humans ('Manava'), to take us to where we can be divine ('Madhava'). “Divine Daffodils” is a collection of the Sunday talks in Prasanthi Nilayam by Prof. K. Anil Kumar, on various topics based on the Divine discourses of our most beloved Bhagawan Baba. These spiritual topics, like “Mind, Intellect, and Awareness”, “Life is a challenge, meet it”, “Ceiling on Desires”, and “The end of Wisdom is Freedom”, are discussed in this book from Bhagawan's teachings most interestingly, with examples from practical day to day life with gentle humour running through. They show the guidelines for practising by the devotees in their life's sojourn, paving the way for their spiritual uplift and ultimate liberation.

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Divine Journey ISBN: 9789350690710

Published: Mar, 2014

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 320

Size (Print): 5.5x8.5x0.66

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Synopsis: Prof. Anil Kumar Kamaraju, the well-known translator of Swami's discourses, has talked on various topics based on Bhagawan's teachings, at different places, for the benefit of devotees and Sathya Sai Organisations. This inspiring and absorbing book, titled 'Divine Journey', contains his talks given from January, 2012 to 1st May, 2012.

Description: Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba's messages, if put into practice, will lead us to live an exemplary life. Prof. Anil Kumar Kamaraju, the well-known translator of Swami's discourses, has talked on various topics based on Bhagawan's teachings, at different places, for the benefit of devotees and Sathya Sai Organisations. This inspiring and absorbing book, titled 'Divine Journey', contains his talks given from January, 2012 to 1st May, 2012. With his vast experience gained from Swami, the author has explained how a devotee should lead an ideal life based on the Lord's messages. He suggests that following the Sai Path is the way forward for our spiritual journey and he makes us realise where we are in this path. True devotion is following Swami's path; to travel in this path, we should check ourselves, whether we are living as per Swami's will. The author has indicated various stages of this path as being self-disciplined and self-reliant, taking part in service activities, being an instrument in spreading Swami's mission, etc. The 'Divine Journey' will be of immense help to those who want to lead an ideal life. The divine grace of Lord Sai, the eternal charioteer, is assured for the true sadhakas.

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Divine Life Line ISBN: 9788172089016

Published: Jul, 2012

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 337

Size (Print): 5.5x8.5x0.59

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Synopsis: “Divine Life Line” is another proud addition to the Sunday talks series of Prof. K. Anil Kumar. The author deals with various spiritual topics, like physical to spiritual, important Upanishads and the spiritual significance of the epic, Ramayana, and the spiritual, inner meaning of festivals - Onam, Navarathri, and Dasara, fully based on Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba's divine discourses.

Description: “Divine Life Line” is another proud addition to the Sunday talks series of Prof. K. Anil Kumar. The author deals with various spiritual topics, like physical to spiritual, important Upanishads and the spiritual significance of the epic, Ramayana, and the spiritual, inner meaning of festivals - Onam, Navarathri, and Dasara, fully based on Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba's divine discourses. The author is well-known among Sai devotees for his humourous and simple style and in this volume, the erudite professor explains spiritual teachings of Bhagawan Baba in such a way as to create an inquisitive interest in the reader to continue reading the book, until it is completed. This is a guide book by the author for the spiritual uplift of the devotees and readers.

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Divine Reflections ISBN: 9788172088460

Published: May, 2011

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 357

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Synopsis: The present volume, “Divine Reflections” is yet another valuable addition to Prof. Anil Kumar's series of Sunday Talks at Prasanthi Nilayam. Bhagawan's divine utterances, regarding the significance of festivals, “Guru Purnima”, “Christmas”, and “Veda Purusha Saptaha Yajna”, are explained in detail by the Professor in his inimitable style, in this volume.

Description: The present volume, “Divine Reflections” is yet another valuable addition to Prof. Anil Kumar's series of Sunday Talks at Prasanthi Nilayam. Bhagawan's divine utterances, regarding the significance of festivals, “Guru Purnima”, “Christmas”, and “Veda Purusha Saptaha Yajna”, are explained in detail by the Professor in his inimitable style, in this volume. Many fundamental truths of spirituality, like the goal of life, how to be happy even at difficult times in life, from where we have come and to where we are going and how long it will take, are really spiritually uplifting topics, which are discussed in this volume. “Questions and Answers” portion in this book is the most interesting one, clarifying the “Doubting Thomases”. The joy of reading this book is enhanced by the author's use of humour at appropriate places. Devotees and readers will surely cherish this absorbing volume, which will enlighten their spiritual yearnings and ensure their progress in the spiritual path.

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Divine Reverberations ISBN: 9788172088484

Published: May, 2011

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 330

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Synopsis: In this volume “Divine Reverberations”, Prof. Anil Kumar through his Sunday talks at Prasanthi Nilayam, explains in his forthright, lucid style Bhagawan's philosophy on various topics, like Vedas, His Avataric Mission, significance of Sankranti festival, and Ati Rudra Maha Yagnya.

Description: In this volume “Divine Reverberations”, Prof. Anil Kumar through his Sunday talks at Prasanthi Nilayam, explains in his forthright, lucid style Bhagawan's philosophy on various topics, like Vedas, His Avataric Mission, significance of Sankranti festival, and Ati Rudra Maha Yagnya. There are three chapters on the thrilling experiences at Kodaikanal in 2007. There are two other chapters devoted for the most interesting questions and answers section, where clarifications are given for various intricate points. Apart from comparing the teachings of Bhagawan with that of Lord Rama, Bhagawan's mission and His philosophy are well brought out by the professor. The content of this volume is very interesting that it will leave a lasting impression in the readers' minds. It will prove to be a guidebook for one's spiritual progress.

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Divine Sparkles Abroad ISBN: 9788172089221

Published: Dec, 2010

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 383

Size (Print): 5.5x8.5x0.78

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Synopsis: Prof. Anil Kumar, the chosen translator of Bhagawan's discourses, is a talented speaker, who reflects “His Master's Voice”. His Sunday talks at Prasanthi Nilayam are renowned ones. Bhagawan, by His grace, has blessed him and his wife to speak and share Sai's teachings with devotees in many Satsangs, when he was on a personal visit to U.S.A., some of which were telecast on TV and broadcast on radio. These are compiled into this volume.

Description: Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, God Almighty in human form, is recognized throughout the length and breadth of this planet Earth. His mission is to transform all human beings into Divine beings by His teachings and practical demonstrations – i.e., “Love in Action”. Prof. Anil Kumar, the chosen translator of Bhagawan's discourses, is a talented speaker, who reflects “His Master's Voice”. His Sunday talks at Prasanthi Nilayam are renowned ones. Bhagawan, by His grace, has blessed him and his wife to speak and share Sai's teachings with devotees in many Satsangs, when he was on a personal visit to U.S.A., some of which were telecast on TV and broadcast on radio. These are compiled into this volume, consisting of interesting spiritual topics, like The four 'L's of life, Nine-point code of personality, meditation – different stages, Everything is Swami Karya, and Sai Technology of Transformation through love. Moreover, it contains very absorbing 'Questions and Answers' sessions. All these are spiritually uplifting to enable the readers to put into practice Sai's teachings, to reach the goal of life.

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I Am Yours ISBN: 9789350690734

Published: Apr, 2014

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 379

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Synopsis: Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, on numerous occasions, has reiterated that I AM YOURS, a profound statement which says the 'Creator' and the 'creation' are one and the same. Prof. Anil Kumar, the divine translator for twenty three long years, in this book, highlights the teachings of Swami in a very simple way.

Description: Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, on numerous occasions, has reiterated that I AM YOURS, a profound statement which says the 'Creator' and the 'creation' are one and the same. Prof. Anil Kumar, the divine translator for twenty three long years, in this book, highlights the teachings of Swami in a very simple way. This book consists of his talks delivered in South Africa & Botswana in September, 2013. The talks that he gave to the youth in Sandton and in Capetown, are a must read for all the youth and also, to the "YOUTHFUL". The profound message and the means to go from I to WE to HE are very well narrated in the satsang at Lenasia Sai School. The uncertainties of life and the choiceless nature of some situations in life are beautifully explained in the "Choiceless Awareness" delivered in New Castle. Another beautiful satsang "Duties of a Devotee" is a must read for all devotees to follow and take Swami's mission to higher levels. "Be Cheerful and Joyful" satsang addressed to the youth in Phoenix, is a very interesting one, filled with joy and cheerfulness. The multi-faith satsang "All are one" highlights the profundity of "Sanathana Dharma" and how human beings have completely changed the concept of religion, leading to huge dispute and contradictions among ourselves. The two huge satsangs in Howard College, UKZN, Durban also speak of Swami's message of "Religion of Love" and "Love is My form". The beautiful satsang with the teachers and staff members of BOTHO UNIVERSITY in Botswana, highlights the qualities expected from an ideal teacher and how a teacher should be inspiring, if not just instructing. Prof. Anil Kumar wrapped up his tour with yet another beautiful satsang in Sandton Sai Center, briefing all the good work done in South Africa and Botswana. This book is a treasure house for spiritual aspirants and even for those who are new to Sai's teachings.

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Quest Eternal ISBN: 9789350690635

Published: Aug, 2014

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 366

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Synopsis: Life is not to be mistaken as one between the womb and the tomb. We are born as humans, so that we will realise that we are in truth divine and become immortal. We are all in this timeless, spaceless, inward journey towards the Self - the goal and the destination being one's own higher Self and thus, realising the everlasting peace and happiness everyone desires. We are all in a Quest Eternal.

Description: Life is not to be mistaken as one between the womb and the tomb. We are born as humans, so that we will realise that we are in truth divine and become immortal. We are all in this timeless, spaceless, inward journey towards the Self - the goal and the destination being one's own higher Self and thus, realising the everlasting peace and happiness everyone desires. We are all in a Quest Eternal. The best possible way of acquiring knowledge of the Self is through clarification - of dispelling the darkness of our ignorance by way of acquiring spiritual awareness and being realised. The best possible and time tested method is through asking questions and receiving answers from the Guru, which becomes our fundamental knowledge and which forever removes darkness and fills us with the light of love. Such light brightens our life. Prof. Anil Kumar Kamaraju, the blessed translator of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba for over twenty three years, has been relentlessly sharing the divine love and the divine wisdom with humanity. In the Quest Eternal, the professor clarifies various spiritual doubts on meditation and spiritual sadhana and speaks on liberation. His answers guide us on basic aspects of life - how to overcome ego, how to intensify faith and trust, and the know-how to improve upon interpersonal relationships.

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Sai Sandesh ISBN: 9788172088439

Published: May, 2010

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 413

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Synopsis: Sri Sathya Sai’s Sandesh, the message to the common man, is to lead a healthy life, giving equal care to his Mind, Body, and Atma – M.B.A., as Bhagawan calls it.

Description: Sai Sandesh is a collection of Sunday talks delivered by Prof. Anil Kumar Kamaraju to devotees on the first floor of North Indian canteen, in Prasanthi Nilayam. It deals with talks covering Bhagawan’s guidelines on healthy living. Sri Sathya Sai’s Sandesh, the message to the common man, is to lead a healthy life, giving equal care to his Mind, Body, and Atma – M.B.A., as Bhagawan calls it. Bhagawan gives special importance to the physical aspects too, like the breathing process (Soham – I am That). He also gives equal emphasis on Mind Management, the play of ego, and to have right understanding. It contains Bhagawan’s prescription on daily living with spiritual bent of mind. These nuggets will surely serve as pills for the ills of society. The author’s inimitable style of narration of incidents enraptures everyone and leaves an indelible impression on everyone’s minds. The Publications Division of Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust is sure that this book will prove to be a divine panacea for man.

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Sai Vedam ISBN: 9788172088576

Published: Aug, 2010

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 434

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Synopsis: Beginning with doubts on Dualism, the author has provided clarification on points, like Sakshi, ‘Clay – Pot - Potter’ philosophy, etc. quite appealingly, with appropriate references on the subject made by Bhagawan Baba. The narration is made interesting by quoting some of the interactions of V.I.Ps with Bhagawan. In the chapter ‘Teacher – Guru – Master’, he explains the difference between understanding a teacher and experiencing the Master, who is beyond the mind and advises how the mind can be tamed.

Description: A prolific writer and a gifted speaker on Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, Prof. Anil Kumar is already a familiar name to every Sai devotee. His well known ‘Sunday Talks’, published earlier by the Book Trust, have been a source of inspiration to devotees all over the world. “Sai Vedam” is the latest book in this series. Beginning with doubts on Dualism, the author has provided clarification on points, like Sakshi, ‘Clay – Pot - Potter’ philosophy, etc. quite appealingly, with appropriate references on the subject made by Bhagawan Baba. The narration is made interesting by quoting some of the interactions of V.I.Ps with Bhagawan. In the chapter ‘Teacher – Guru – Master’, he explains the difference between understanding a teacher and experiencing the Master, who is beyond the mind and advises how the mind can be tamed. The author has also dealt with bliss, happiness, boredom, worry, and the three states of consciousness. Discussing religion and philosophy, he has explained well on the sadhana of keeping one’s mind clean and also, on different aspects of the mind, in the chapters on Search for Truth. The Commandments of the Lord in all religions are always the same in essence. Here, the author has devoted two chapters on the New Ten Commandments, which will help the earnest pilgrim to progress in his spiritual pursuit. The learned author has elaborately written on the spiritual subject of ‘I’ in three chapters, in his unique style. There is also a revealing analysis of the subject ‘This, That and Both’ of Chapter 13 of the Bhagavad Gita.

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Sai-Chology ISBN: 9788172089313

Published: Oct, 2013

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 401

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Synopsis: This book is another fruit of Prof. Anil Kumar’s Sunday talks. “Sai-Chology” is a sequel to his earlier book “Sai Sandesh”. The talks are authentic and presented in a book form for the benefit of those who were not privileged to hear the talks and those who would like to recall the delightful experience.

Description: The mind is the biggest malaise of mankind. In spite of sincere efforts, one is unable to control the mind. Man experiences its debilitating effect day in and day out. Bhagawan gives a perfect inoculation; He says that it is impossible to control the mind, but it can be channelised, so that its course is charted in the right direction. The Name of the Lord is the perfect antidote for the wayward mind. In fact, any religious activity will help man to tame this mind. This book is another fruit of Prof. Anil Kumar’s Sunday talks. “Sai-Chology” is a sequel to his earlier book “Sai Sandesh”. The talks are authentic and presented in a book form for the benefit of those who were not privileged to hear the talks and those who would like to recall the delightful experience.

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Satyopanisad 1 ISBN: 9789350691762

Published: Sep, 2011

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 204

Size (Print): 5.5x8.5x0.47

Series: Satyopanisad

Theme: Spirituality, Philosophy, Moral Education

Format: Paperback | E-book

Synopsis: The question and answer sessions conducted by Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, at Kodaikanal, over the course of four summers, compiled by Professor Anil Kumar into two volumes, titled Satyopanisad. This is the first volume, comprising of Samskriti and Sadhaka, the first two parts of the questions and answers. The second volume contains the third part, Sadhana.

Description: Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, the revered Sathya Bodhaka (Teacher of Truth), in His infinite grace, permitted a select band of students and academics of Sri Sathya Sai University to participate in spiritual retreats, organised in Kodaikanal during four summers. Bhagawan Baba answered in the traditional Upanishadic style, questions on a wide range of topics - political, economic, social, psychological, metaphysical, ethical, educational, scientific, cultural, and spiritual. These conversations indeed constitute an Upanishad for modern living. Prof. Anil Kumar, an academician and well known devotee of Baba, compiled them in two volumes under the title 'Satyopanisad', in three parts, viz. Samskriti and Sadhaka (Volume I), and Sadhana (Volume II). These two volumes are highly beneficial to devotees seeking answers to genuine spiritual doubts. The epub version of this book requires Aldiko reader on Android phones, with advanced formatting setting disabled, for phonetics to be displayed correctly. The Kindle edition displays phonetics correctly on all devices.

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Satyopanisad 2 ISBN: 9789350691779

Published: Mar, 2010

Language: English

Author: Anil Kumar Kamaraju

Pages: 236

Size (Print): 5.5x8.5x0.45

Series: Satyopanisad

Theme: Spirituality, Philosophy, Moral Education

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Synopsis: The question and answer sessions conducted by Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, at Kodaikanal, over the course of four summers, compiled by Professor Anil Kumar into two volumes, titled Satyopanisad. This is the second volume, comprising of the third part, Sadhana. The first volume contains the first two parts, Samskriti and Sadhaka.

Description: Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, the revered Sathya Bodhaka (Teacher of Truth), in His infinite grace, permitted a select band of students and academics of Sri Sathya Sai University to participate in spiritual retreats, organised in Kodaikanal during four summers. Bhagawan Baba answered in the traditional Upanishadic style, questions on a wide range of topics - political, economic, social, psychological, metaphysical, ethical, educational, scientific, cultural, and spiritual. These conversations indeed constitute an Upanishad for modern living. Prof. Anil Kumar, an academician and well known devotee of Baba, compiled them in two volumes under the title 'Satyopanisad', in three parts, viz. Samskriti and Sadhaka (Volume I), and Sadhana (Volume II). These two volumes are highly beneficial to devotees seeking answers to genuine spiritual doubts. The epub version of this book requires Aldiko reader on Android phones, with advanced formatting setting disabled, for phonetics to be displayed correctly. The Kindle edition displays phonetics correctly on all devices.

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