Author: A R NatarajanPublisher: Ramana Maharshi Centre for LearningYear: 1997Language: EnglishPages: 202ISBN/UPC (if available): 8185378363
His Holiness Sri Chandrasekhara Bharati Mahaswami is a great mystic and seer, who was head of the Sringeri Sharada Peetha for 42 years. This biography, with Reminiscences about him is a Birth centenary offering to him.During his long period of Spiritual ministration, he kept aloft the flag of India's Ancient and timeless wisdom. This is the first comprehensive and authentic Biography in English and is based on the material collected after due research. His gigantic intellect, Ocean like erudition, his Universal compassion, his inward rootedness and steady Self-abidance, stand out in his life and teachings.The Srimukham, foreword, is by His Holiness Sri Bharati Teertha Mahaswami.
Part I: Biography:Sri Sringeri Sri Jagadguru Mahasamasthanam (Attributes)IntroductionPublisher’s Note 1. Sringeri2. The Lineage3. The Parents4. Birth of a Mystic Seer5. Boyhood Days6. The Years at Sadvidya Sanjeevini Patasala7. Born to Adorn the Sarada Peetha8. Higher Studies at Bangalore9. Prelude to Sannyasa10. Choice of Successor11. The Consent12. Formal Sannyasa13. Accession to the Sarada Peetha14. Years of Special Study15. The Kumbhabhishekam16. The Poet17. Antarmukha Compositions18. The Swami's Worship19. The Method of Teaching20. The First Tour21. Abhinava Shankaralaya22. Gifts of Sarada23. Chandrasekara Digvijayam24. Chandrasekara Digvijayam-II25. The Gathering Tragedy26. The Doctors have a Field Day27. Years of Samadhi28. What was the Swami's Real State29. The Emperor among Renunciates30. Choosing the Disciple31. The Disciple through the Eyes of the Guru32. The Guru through the Disciple's Eyes33. Vijaya Yatra and the Years Thereafter34. The Sixtieth Birthday35. The President Pays Homage36. Compassion37. The Unsolved Enigma38. Continuous PresencePart II : TEACHINGS :Teaching-ITeaching-II - Kalabhairava Temple ITeaching-III - Kalabhairava Temple IITeaching-IVTeaching-V - Talks in June 1927Part III: REMINISCENCESLIST OF APPENDIX: I. Sri Narasimha Bharati Mahaswami's prayer for making Narasimha OmniscientII. Benedictory Address of H.H. Sri Chandrasekhara Bharati Mahaswami on the occasion of his coronation 7th April 1916III. Speech of Sri Chandrasekhara Bharati Mahaswami on the occasion of Kumbhabhishekham of Sarada Temple 1916IV. Letter dated 27.11.1938 from Abhinava Vidya Tirtha Mahaswami to his Guru in SanskritV. Second letter form Abhinava Vidya Tirtha Mahaswami to his Guru in SanskritVI. English translation of letter at Appendix IVVII. English translation of letter at Appendix VVIII. Sri Jagadguru CharitamritamIX. Report of the Tahsildar on the stay of H.H. Chandrasekhara Bharati Swami at Kaladi