The English and Tamil editions of the lie sketches of Sri Sankara Bagavatpadacharya and Sri Suresvaracharya written by Sri Jnananda Bharathi Swamigal was translated in Telugu and the printed book was submitted to His Holiness Sri Sankaracharya Mahaswamigal of Sri Sringeri Sri Sarada Peetha 3 years ago at Hyderabad. After perusing the book His Holiness was graciously pleased to approve of the same and directed that this work should be translated, printed and published in other languages also. Accordingly, the English and Tamil Editions of the book are now being published by the Asthika Mahajana Sabha of Melmangalam with the munificent donations of Chinnamanur Peethambaram Sri C M Krishna Iyer and Sri V Vaidyasubramania Iyer of Madras.
We offer our sincere thanks to Sri S Ramamurthi Iyer, Proprietor, Sri Ramakrishna Press, Madurai for his personal interest in bringing out this publication. We earnestly appeal to all Asthikas to study this book and obtain Sri Acharyal’s Blessings.
|Preface to First Edition|
|Part I||Sri Sankara Bhagavatpadacharya|
|1||His Early Days||7|
|3||His Stay at Varanasi||11|
|4||His Meeting Kumarila and Visvarupa||13|
|6||His Disciples' Compositions||19|
|7||His Service to His Mother||22|
|8||His Tour of Conquest||23|
|9||His Ascending the Throne of Omniscience||25|
|Part II||Sri Suresvaracharya|
|1||His Early Days||29|
|2||His Meeting with Sri Sankara||30|
Item Code: NAK325 Author: Sri Jnanananda Bharathi Cover: Paperback Edition: 2013 Publisher: Dakshinamnaya Sri Sharada Peetham, Sringeri Language: English Size: 8.5 inch X 5.5 inch Pages: 36 (2 B/W Illustrations) Other Details: Weight of the Book: 50 gms