REMINISCENCES OF BHAGAVAN

PREFACE

The following provides a first-hand account of the perceptions, experiences and feelings of persons who had an opportunity of living, serving, interacting, or just being in the presence of Sri Ramana Maharshi. In the write-ups below, many speak of the Maharshi in awed tones, which stir and overwhelm the reader. The text also provides glimpses of the Maharshi’s divinity and a peep into his philosophy.

  • 1.Dr.Paul Brunton
  • 2. Sadhu Ekarasa,3.Prof. Banning Richardson,4. Justice K.Sundaram Chettiar
  • 5.Manu Subedar,6.William S.Spaulding (Jr.),7.Grant Duff (Douglas Ainslie)
  • 8.Dilip Kumar Roy
  • 9.B.Sanjiva Rao
  • 10.Justice N.Chandrasekhara Aiyar
  • 11.Eleanor Pauline Noye
  • 12.K.S.Venkataramani
  • 13.Dr. C. Kunhan Raja
  • 14. Madan Mohan Varma
  • 15. Ella Maillart
  • 16. Swami Siddheswarananda
  • 17 T.M.KrishnaSWami Aiyar,
  • 18 K.S.Ramaswami Sastri
  • 19. Dr. K.C.Varadachari
  • 20. Giridhari Lal
  • 21. Prof. B.L.Atreya
  • 22. Oliver Lacombe
  • 23 Prof. Syed M.Hafiz
  • 24. A.S.Panchapagesa Ayyar
  • 25. Prof. T.M.P. Mahadevan
  • 26. Duncan Greenlees
  • 27. H.Ghosh
  • 28. C.S.Bagi
  • 29. Rudra Raj Pande
  • 30. Prof. S.V.Ram
  • 31. Chinta Dikshitulu
  • 32. Harindranath Chattopadhyaya
  • 33. Dr. K. Subrahmanian
  • 34. N.Balarama Reddy
  • 35. A.Devaraja Mudaliar
  • 36. Maurice Frydman
  • 37. S.S.Cohen
  • 38. K.K.Nambiar
  • 39. Suri Nagamma
  • 40. Arthur Osborne
  • 41. Prof.G.V Subbaramayya
  • 42. Major A.W.Chadwick
  • 43. Prof. K.Swaminathan
  • 44. Rangan (Velacheri Ranga Iyer)
  • 45. M.Sivaprakasam Pillai
  • 46. Akhilandamma
  • 47. Sadhu Natanananda (Natesa Mudaliar)
  • 48. Prof. N.R.Krishnamurti Aiyer
  • 49. Chalam (Gudipati Venkatachalam)
  • 50. Souris
  • 51. Swami Madhavatirtha
  • 52. Kunju Swami
  • 53. Muruganar (C.K.Subramania Iyer)
  • 54. T.P.Ramachandra Iyer
  • 55. Chhaganlal V!Yogi
  • 56. Lakshmana Swami
  • 57. Viswanatha Swami
  • 58. Ramanatha Brahmachari
  • 59. Mastan
  • 60. Echamma
  • 61. Mudaliar Patti
  • 62. Krishna Bhikshu (Voruganti Krishnayya)
  • 63. Lakshman Sarma
  • 64. Natesa Iyer
  • 65. Sampurnamma
  • 66. Shantammal
  • 67. Sundaram (Sadhu Trivenigiri)
  • 68. Subbalakshmi Ammal
  • 69. Wolter A. Keers
  • 70. Annamalai Swami
  • 71. Mouni Sadhu (M. Sudouski)
  • 72. Kumar
  • 73. Swami Ranganathananda
  • 74. Swami Desikananda
  • 75. Pascaline Mallet
  • 76. Gunturu Lakshmikantam
  • 77. Ethel Merston
  • 78. A European Sadhak
  • 79. M.A. Piggot
  • 80. J.P. Vaswani
  • 81. Swami Ramdas
  • 82. Swami Tapovanam
  • 83. Swami Chinmayananda
  • 84. Swami Muktananda
  • 85. Eliot C. Clark
  • 86. Swami Abhishiktananda
  • 87. Ramanadasa Sadananda (Seshagiri Iyer)
  • 88. Dr. M. Anantanarayana Rao
  • 89. N. Ramachandra Rao
  • 90. Papaji (Hariwansh Lal Poonja)
  • 91. Ganapati Muni, Kavyakantha
  • 92. F.H. Humphreys
  • 93. Raghavachariar
  • 94. Manavasi VRamaswami Iyer
  • 95. N.N.Rajan (N.Nataraja Iyer)
  • 96. Rama VarmaAppan Tampuran
  • 97. Swami Rajeswarananda
  • 98. Dr.Lt.Col. P.V. Karamchandani
  • 99. Dr.T.N.Krishnaswami
  • 100. R.Narayana Iyer
  • 101. Suddhananda Bharati
  • 102. Ramanapadananda (V.S.Kuppuswami Aiyengar)
  • 103. Col.A.N.S.Murti
  • 104. V. Kameswara Rao
  • 105. Prof. VB.Athavale
  • 106. G Lakshmi Narasimham
  • 107. P.V Sastri
  • 108. M.M.Menon
  • 109. N.V.Gunaji
  • 110. Sister Lalita
  • 111. C.V. Subramania Iyer
  • 112. Jagadeeswara Sastri
  • 113. Ramanananda Swarnagiri
  • 114. Mercedes de Acosta
  • 115. T.K.Sundaresa Iyer
  • 116. T.R.Kanakammal
  • 117. Srikrishnaprem
  • 118. Pryns Hopkins
  • 119. Major-General V.N. Parameswaran Pillai
  • 120. N.O.Mehta
  • 121. Madhavi Ammal
  • 122. Dr.Shankar Rao
  • 123. Emmanual Sorensen (Sunya Baba)
  • 124. Lokamma
  • 125. Raja (V.Rajasubrahmania) Iyer
  • 126. Roda MacIver (nee Kamdin)
  • 127. Meenakshi
  • 128. Nagaiah V. Chittoor
  • 129. Padma Sitapati
  • 130. Swami Pranavananda (S.Narasimham)
  • 131. T.R.Rajagopal
  • 132. Santanam Iyengar
  • 133. Prof. Sista Subba Rao
  • 134. Mahapatra Dave
  • 135. Subbalakshmi
  • 136. Vajreswari
  • 137. Kundalmal A. Mahatani, 138.Santha Rangachary
  • 139. T.R.A.Narayana
  • 140. K.R.K.Murthi
  • 141. Srimat Puragra Parampanthi
  • 142. K.Arunachalam
  • 143. Panthulu Lakshmi Narayana Sastri
  • 144. B.N.Datar
  • 145. YN.(alias Bhaurao)Athavale
  • 146. Dr. Haribhai M.Adalja
  • 147. Sadhu Bramanian
  • 148. M.V.Krishnan
  • 149. N.Ponniah
  • 150. Swami Satyananda
  • 151. Henri Hartung
  • 152. Swami Chidbhavananda
  • 153. C.R.Pattabhi Raman
  • 154. Maha Krishna Swami
  • 155. Dr.M.R.Krishnamurthi
  • 156. Prof. Shiva Mohan Lal
  • 157. Prabhakar
  • 158. Lakshmi Ranganadham
  • 159. Ramaswami Pillai
  • 160. Morarji Desai
  • 161. M.V. Ramanachalam
  • 162. Swami Ramanananda Saraswati (T.N. Venkataraman)
  • 163. Robert Adams
  • 164. Ramakrishna Madhavpeddi
  • 165. M.G Shanmukam
  • 166. Taleyarkhan, Firoza
  • 167. Shankarlal Banker
  • 168. K. Venkatarathnam
  • 169. Swami Lakshman Joo Raina
  • 170. Swami Rama
  • 171. Swami Paramahansa Yogananda
  • 172. Swami Tapasananda
  • 173. J.C. Molony
  • 174. T.S. Anantha Murthy
  • 175. Suzanne Alexandra
  • 176. The anonymous chronicler
  • 177. P.L.N. Sharm
  • 178. B.C. Sengupta
  • 179. C.R. Rajaman
  • 180. Rajalakshmi
  • 181. Sab Jan (M. Abdul Wahab)
  • 182. Dhiruben Patel
  • 183. K.Vithoba Kamath
  • 184. T.V. Kapali Sastri,
  • 185. Atmakuri Govindacharyulu
  • 186. Keerai Patti
  • 187. Padma
  • 188. D.S. Sastri
  • 189. Sankarananda
  • 190. Seshadri Sastrigal
  • 191. M.S. Nagarajan
  • 192. C. Rajagopalachari
  • 193. T.S. Narayanaswami
  • 194. Uma Devi (Wanda Dynowska)
  • 195. Prof. D. Gurumurthi
  • 196. Gouriammal
  • 197. Krishnaswami
  • 198. Thelma Rappold
  • 199. Apa B. Pant
  • 200. Vaikuntavasar
  • 201. Saroja Krishnan
  • 202. Shanti (pseudonym)
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