Pandurang Shastri Athavale, fully Pandurang Vaijnath Shastri Athavale

Pandurang Shastri
Athavale, fully Pandurang Vaijnath Shastri Athavale
1920
2003

Indian Philosopher, Spiritual Leader, Social Reformer and Hinduism Reformist

Author Quotes

Even if one is not hungry and although eat is called HumanBeing Even though one is hungry and although does not eat is HumanBeing.

Devotion (Bhakti) includes Sentimental Devotion (Bhav Bhakti) and Devotion through action (Kruti Bhakti).

Devotion does not mean only Chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.

An enlightened society is one where all people - the rich and the poor, the literate and the illiterate, the black and the white, men and women - live happily as children of the same Lord. Thus experiencing the brotherhood of men under the fatherhood of God.

Bhakti is a Social Force,

Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.

Author Picture
First Name
Pandurang Shastri
Last Name
Athavale, fully Pandurang Vaijnath Shastri Athavale
Birth Date
1920
Death Date
2003
Bio

Indian Philosopher, Spiritual Leader, Social Reformer and Hinduism Reformist