September 2015 Calendar


Compiled by London swaminathan

Date : 31 August 2015

Post No. 2112

Time uploaded in London: 14-00 pm


Important Days:-

Ekadasi:– 8/9, 24;  Auspicious days:– 9, 16, 17

Full moon:–27/28 (Pournami);  New moon:– 12 (Amavasai)

Important days:- September 5 Janmashtami (Krishna’s Birthday & Teachers Day; 11- Tamil Poet Bharati’s death anniversary; 17- Ganesh Chaturthy; 24 -Bakrid



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Quotations from Swami Tejomayananda,

Head of Chinmaya Mission Worldwide

September 1 Tuesday

Love and forgiveness go together. If we can’t forgive, it means we can’t love sufficiently.

September 2 Wednesday

Be tender towards the fault of others; be strict towards your own.

September 3 Thursday

Some are influenced by the bad around them. Some are untouched by the good around them.

September 4 Friday

Some people have love-less lives, and some people have life-less love.

September 5 Saturday

Important things are NOT things.

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September 6 Sunday

Children need your presence, not your presents.

September 7 Monday

Values are more valuable than valuables.

September 8 Tuesday

A person may have everything – knowledge, wealth and virtues, but if he is not humble, all is vain.

September 9 Wednesday

Have faith in the inherent goodness of others.

September 10 Thursday

Change your outlook, then look out.

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September 11 Friday

Don’t tell God how big your troubles are.

September 12 Saturday

An altar in our life will alter our life

September 13 Sunday

Those in drama and dance know they have makeup on. So they want to remove it as soon as possible. We do not know we have it on, so we don’t know we have to remove it.

September 14 Monday

To see truth… We need a pure mind and a subtle intellect.

September 15 Tuesday

Self-knowledge is the direct means to liberation.

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September 16 Wednesday

The solution to all worldly problems should be from a spiritual viewpoint.

September 17 Thursday

Our goals should be so inspiring that the challenges become fun in the journey of reaching our destination.

September 18 Friday

The softest pillow is a clean conscience.

September 19 Saturday

You are a product of your past, but NOT a victim.

September 20 Sunday

Take care of the state of your mind. More than the planets.

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September 21 Monday

Adopt the ways of nature. Her secret is patience.

September 22 Tuesday

Never believe in anything unless it happens.

September 23 Wednesday

Between the urgent and the routine, one must not forget the important.

September 24 Thursday

If we want to realise our dreams, we have to stay awake.

September 25 Friday

Everyone is born to succeed. Do not underestimate yourself or another.

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September 26 Saturday

No-one can give you rest. You will have to learn to take it.

September 27 Sunday

The sky is truly the limit for what we can do with what we have. We only have to realise this.

September 28 Monday

Dependence brings sorrow. Independence brings happiness.

September 29 Tuesday

Acquisition of things is great; renunciation of things is greater.

September 30 Wednesday

Love of wealth takes away the wealth of love from our heart.

A vision of one-ness, develops love, readiness to serve all, and creates an attitude of forgiveness.



satymaeva jayate

Good Thoughts Calendar (September 2014)
Post No. 1257; Date: 28th August 2014
Compiled by London Swaminathan ©

Important Dates: September 6 Onam; 9 Mahalaya Paksham; 11 Bharati Day; 25 Navaratri begins; 30 Half Yearly accounts closing.
Auspicious Days: 4, 8, 11, 15. Full Moon day- 9, New Moon-23 (Amavasya). Ekadasi – 5, 19.

September 1 Monday
Ahimsaa paramo dharma: Bharat manjari
Non violence is the abode of righteousness.

September 2 Tuesday
Aatmanah pratikuulaani paresaam na samaacaret- Pancha Tantra 3-103
Do not unto others what you would not do to yourself.

September 3 Wednesday
Aanrsamsyam paro dharma: –Valmiki Ramayana 5-38-39
Compassion is the supreme doctrine.

September 4 Thursday
Aapadi praanaraksaa hi dharmasya prathamannkura: Bharat Manjari
Saving a life in jeopardy is the origin of morality.

September 5 Friday
Aartatraanaaya vah sastram na prahartum anaagasi – Shakuntalam 1-11
Your weapon is meant to protect the distressed, not punish the innocent.

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September 6 Saturday
Istam dharmena yojayet –Panchatantra 4-74
Desire should be in consonance with dharma.

September 7 Sunday
Eka eva suhrud dharma: nidhane pyanusyaati ya: MS 8-17 Hitopadesa 1-66
Dharma is the only constant companion who comes along in death.

September 8 Monday
Esa loke sataam dharmo yaj jyesthavasago bhavet –Valmiki Ramayana 2-40-6
Being respectful to elders is the path of the noble.

September 9 Tuesday
Krte ca pratikartavyam esa dharma: sanatana:
Returning one good turn for another is an eternal doctrine.

September 10 Wednesday
Ghoramapi svam cared dharmam – sup
Though appalling one’s own duty ought to be performed.


September 11 Thursday
Jayasyaayatanam dharma: paapam varthma kshayasya ca rm 6-11-371
Dharma is the abode of victory; sin, the path of doom.

September 12 Friday
Tirthoparodho hi dharmavadaha: — kas 202-38
It is criminal to impede the flow of a river.

September 13 Saturday
Dharma eva plava: pumsaam samsaaramakaraakare — bkm
Righteousness is man’s singular ship across the ocean of transmigration.

September 14 Sunday
Yató dharma: tató jaya: Vidura Niti 7-9; Susasita Ratna Bhandaagaara 3-35
Where there is Dharma, there lies Victory.

September 15 Monday
Dharmamuulaa hi sampada: – Kathaa Sarit Saagaram
Prosperity is rooted in virtue.


September 16 Tuesday
Dharmaratnena yo hiina: sa hiino sarvavastusu – Vikrama carita 3-832
He who lacks the jewel of righteousness lacks everything.

September 17 Wednesday
Dharmasca arthasca kaamasca kaala karma samaahitaa: — Valmiki Ramayana 4-25-8
Religious merit, worldly prosperity, and sense gratification are accumulated gradually.

September 18 Thursday
Dharmasthita: ko marana adhbibhiiyaat –Jataka Mala
Where is the fear of death for one who is steadfast in dharma?

September 19 Friday
Dharmasya tattvam nihitam guhaayaam—— Mahabharata 3-117-313
The secrets of dharma are hidden in the heart’s cave.

September 20 Saturday
Dharmasya susuuksmo hi gatikrama: Bharat manjari 1-25-1114
The path of righteousness is subtle indeed !

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September 21 Sunday
Dharmena carataam satye naastyanabhyudaya: kvacit —-Katha Sarit Sagaram
He knows no failure who righteously treads the path of truth.

September 22 Monday
Dharmena hiinaa: pasubih samaanaa: — Hitopadesam 1-25
They are animals who lack dharma.

September 23 Tuesday
Dharmo raksati raksita: — Manu Smrti 8-15
If righteousness is upheld, it will protect us.

September 24 Wednesday
Dharmo vigrahavaan nrpa: Valmiki Ramayana 7-59-22
The king is the embodiment of dharma.

September 25 Thursday
Dharmo ha vai raksati dharmacaarinam – Jatakamala
The practitioners of dharma are protected by it.

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September 26 Friday
Dharmo hi paramaa gati: — Valmiki Ramayana 7-3-10
Dharma alone is the ultimate goal

September 27 Saturday
Dharmo hi saanidhyam kurute sataam –Katha Sarit Sagaram
Dharma ensures its proximity with the noble.

September 28 Sunday
Vedókiló dharma muulam – Manu Smrti 2-6
The entire Vedas form the foundation of Dharma.

September 29 Monday
Na hi dharma adbhavét kincid duspraapam iti mé mati: – Valmiki Ramayana 7-60-9
This is my opinion: nothing is unattainable with Dharma.

September 30 Tuesday
Swadharmé nidhanam sréya: paradharmó bhayaavaha: -Bhagavad Gita 3-35
Better is death in one’s own duty; the duty of another is fraught with fear.

Quotations are taken from Suktisudha, Chinmaya International Foundation.
N.B. — Please read calendar posts of earlier months where there are at least 30 important quotations!