Journey to the center of “I” – Chirag Patel


Journey to the center of “I” – Chirag Patel December 28, 2011 At unknown time, started my journey wearing solitudeWith some thoughts sprung from some corner of heart. This soil, this river, this hill, this vegetation, this sky,This breeze; kept asking me.I am not within and I am not outside in this world.Who else was…

Earthquake baby – Chirag Patel


Earthquake baby - Chirag Patel Sep. 20, 2011 On January 26th, 2001; there was a very big earthquake in western part of India (state of Gujarat). I and my wife - Parul were there (Vadodara - our home city) at that time. My wife was 2 months pregnant by then. We were having tea and…

The Zen of Digital Dilemma – Chirag Patel


The Zen of Digital Dilemma - Chirag Patel May 1996 You are familiar with the word Zen (Maruti-Suzuki Zen's grace!). Some of you may know its actual meaning. Zen is the Buddhist way of living - developed by Japanese and Chinese disciples. Originally, this word was adopted from ધ્યાન (Dhyaana). It was mispronounced as "chan"…

Welcome – Chirag Patel


Welcome – Chirag Patel February 03, 2011 Adorned with dreams,Waiting are you at door of my heart.Chorus of thoughts,Playing songs of union and love.In the valley of sweet moments,Radiating Sun of companionship.Vines of feelings,Weaving bed of time.Sounds of touch,Repeating stanza of meetings. In deep ocean of consciousness,Drowned I am though.Listening honey tweets of you,Opening door…

Metaphor – Chirag Patel


Metaphor - Chirag Patel Oct 20, 2010 Lotus blooming in a pond filled with sandalNight jasmine growing in a milk pot mixed with bloodMoon radiating over gold minesSun setting over silver mountainsWhite glare rising from fierce flamesEarly dawn bathing peak of KailasWhite jasmine dancing amidst saffron fieldSwans playing with bouquet of yellow oleandersRain drops relaying…

પ્રાણાગ્નિહોત્ર વિધિ – સંપાદન ચિરાગ પટેલ


પ્રાણાગ્નિહોત્ર વિધિ - સંપાદન ચિરાગ પટેલ #pranaagnihotra #agnihotra #પ્રાણાગ્નિહોત્ર #પ્રાણ ધારણા:હ્રદયકમળ - અરણીકાષ્ઠમન - અગ્નિ મથવાનો દંડવાયુરુપી દોરી વડે અગ્નિમંથનમુખ - આહવનીય અગ્નિહૃદય - ગાર્હપત્ય અગ્નિનાભિ - દક્ષિણાગ્નિસ્વાધિષ્ઠાન - સભ્યાગ્નિમૂલાધાર - આવસથ્યાગ્નિવાણી - હોતાપ્રાણ - ઉદગાતાચક્ષુ - અધ્વર્યુમન - બ્રહ્માશ્રોત્ર - આગ્નીધ્રઅહંકાર - પશુપ્રણવ - દૂધગૃહસ્થાશ્રમી મનુષ્ય જેને અધીન બુદ્ધિ - પત્નીવક્ષ:સ્થળ - વેદીરુંવાટા -…

Winter – Chirag Patel


Winter - Chirag Patel February 04, 2010 Covered whole world in white sheet,Did not descriminate at all now.Lush green soil, arid river bank,Bald-green trees, barren open lands,Man maid rubble also unseen,Clouds were missed in the sky too.Up above azure sky, marble on ground,No difference in color, no quarrel anymore.Sun smiled looming over stage,Sky cried roaring…

અમેરિકન નાગરિકત્વ પરીક્ષા


અમેરિકન નાગરિકત્વ પરીક્ષા - American citizenship testWhat is the supreme law of the land? Question 1 Audio (157KB MP3)દેશનો સર્વોચ્ચ કાયદો કયો છે?*the Constitutionબન્ધારણWhat does the Constitution do? Question 2 Audio (245KB MP3)બન્ધારણ શું છે અને શું કરે છે?*sets up the governmentબન્ધારણ સરકારનું ગઠન કરે છે.defines the governmentબન્ધારણ સરકાર અને સરકારી કામોની વ્યાખ્યા આપે છે.protects…

Christmas Star – Chirag Patel


Christmas Star - Chirag Patel December 23, 2009 Whenever Christmas is in vicinity, we tend to think of Jesus, Mother Mary, Christmas Star, Bible, Carols, Santa Cluase… Ever wondered about Christmas Star - white, bright, twinkling in the East at dawn when Jesus was born? (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Star_of_Bethlehem) It is said that three wise men (magi) from…