Morari Bapu is a renowned exponent of the Ram Charit Manas and has been reciting Ram Kathas for over fifty years throughout the world.

The overall ethos of his Katha is universal peace and spreading the message of truth, love and compassion. While the focal point is the scripture itself, Bapu draws upon examples from other religions and invites people from all faiths to attend the discourses.

Bapu was born on the day of Shivratri in 1947 in the village of Talgajarda, close to Mahuva in Bhavnagar district of Gujarat and he still lives there with his family. He belongs to the Vaishnav Bava Sadhu Nimbarka lineage and spent much of his childhood under the care of his grandfather and guru, Tribhovandas Dada, and grandmother, Amrit Ma. While his grandmother would lovingly relay folktales to him for hours, his grandfather shared with him his knowledge of the Ram Charit Manas. By the age of twelve, Bapu had memorised the entire Ram Charit Manas and had begun reciting and singing the Ram Katha at fourteen.

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Due to the extension of the Covid-19 lockdown in Uttarakhand, Ram Katha in Devprayag from 19th - 27th June 2021, is being postponed. We will keep you informed as soon as the new date is scheduled.

Apologies for the inconvenience.


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उत्तराखंड सरकार द्वारा

लॉकडाउन अवधि बढाये जाने के कारण दिनांक 19 जून से देवप्रयाग में होने जा रही रामकथा अभी स्थगित की जा रही है । नई तिथि निर्धारित होने के पश्चात सभी को सूचित किया जाएगा । असुविधा हेतु खेद है ।

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Katha 863: Amarkantak

Kalyan Seva Ashram, Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh
The Origin place of mother river Narmada

31st July to 8th August 2021

31st July: 4pm - 6pm
1st - 8th August: 10am - 1:30pm


Live on Aastha & Chitrakutdham Talgajarda Youtube Channel
Online Katha - Strictly no on site audience permitted due to Covid-19 guidelines by government


माँ नर्मदा की उद्गम स्थली, खूबसूरत झरने, पवित्र कुण्ड, ऊंची पहाड़ियों और घने जंगलों से आच्छादित प्रकृति एवं अध्यात्म से ओतप्रोत पर्वतमाला तीर्थ अमरकंटक में परम पूज्य तपस्वी बाबा कल्याण दास जी महाराज के पावन सान्न्ध्यि में मोरारी बापू द्वारा कोरोना नियमों के पूर्ण पालन के साथ पूर्व आमंत्रित सीमित श्रोताओं के संग आयोजित "863वीं राम कथा" का कल्याण सेवा आश्रम, अमरकंटक, मध्य प्रदेश से सीधा प्रसारण देखिए

31 जुलाई 2021, सायं 4:00 से 6:00 बजे

1 से 8 अगस्त 2021, प्रातः 10:00 से 1:30 बजे तक आस्था चैनल एवम चित्रकूटधाम तलगजरड़ा यूट्यूब चैनल द्वारा ।

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862।। मानस तत: किम् ।।
Manas Tatah Kim


10/07/2021 - 18/07/2021

दजे गुर चरन रेनु सिर धरहीं। ते जनु सकल बिभव बस करहीं।।
je gur charan renu sir dharahi | te janu sakal bibhav bas karahi ||

मोहि सम यहु अनुभयउ न दूजें। सबु पायउँ रज पावनि पूजें।।
mohi sam yahu anubhayau na duje | sabu paayau raj paavani puje ||

अयोध्याकाण्ड - दोहा ३
Ayodhyakand - Doha 3

The Ramayana is an epic poem which was first written from memory (smriti) by sage Valmiki in the Sanskrit language. Many years later, Goswami Tulsidas, born in the 16th century, wrote the Ramcharitamanas (a dfferent verson of the Ramayana written in Avadhi Hindi), which is the scripture used as a basis by Morari Bapu in his kathas.

Through Asia, the Ramayana has served not only as poetry, but as the ideal of life and embodiment of principles, as the basis for festivals, plays and rituals, as the foundation for religion, and as an eternal tale of love and duty.

The Ramcharitmanasa is broken up into stanzas called chaupais, passages of which are interposed with dohas or couplets. It is filled with exquisite poetry and consists of seven chapters: Bal Kand, Ayodhya Kand, Aranya Kand, Kiskindha Kand, Sundar Kand, Lanka Kand and Uttar Kand.

All these sections cover the different periods of Lord Rama’s life, taking us right from his boyhood, through his exile and his life in the forest, to the abduction of Sita, the war which follows in Lanka and finally, what happens after the recovery of his wife. Preceding these seven sections, the story of Lord Shiva has also been narrated in the form of a prologue to Ram’s story.