Saturday, June 15, 2024


Manas Das, is a graduate in Law, with a Science & Cost Accounting background from Cuttack, Odisha. He is a well-known poet and writer and writes both in Odiya and in the English language. Hailing from a cultured, humble family and pushed into entrepreneurship, he set up and managed a pharmaceutical manufacturing company for 44 years. He lives with his wife Lipipuspa in Odisha, and is blessed with a son and a daughter.

post-Lord Jagannath and Maa Mahalaxmi’s Divine Love StoryLord Jagannath and Maa Mahalaxmi’s Divine Love Story

MANAS DAS narrates the Divine love story of Lord Jagannath and Maa Mahalaxmi that is talked about in the whole universe The air is calm. Maa Mahalaxmi has composed herself from the shock of separation. Lord Jagannath has subtly made...

Read More
post-Dazzling and Mysterious Mahaprabhu JagannathDazzling and Mysterious Mahaprabhu Jagannath

 Writing about Mahaprabhu Jagannath’s mysterious Leelas, MANAS DAS describes the ritual of Navakalevara, the Lord’s energetic appearance in a dazzling new manifestation The entire worshipping mode of Mahaprabhu Jagannath is based on age-old Tantric rituals and the whole process is...

Read More
post-The Mystery, Joy and Glory of Mahaprabhu JagannathThe Mystery, Joy and Glory of Mahaprabhu Jagannath

MANAS DAS’ effusive description of the glorious history and mystery of Mahaprabhu Jagannath will evoke joy and divinity within each one of us Mysterious are the ways of Mahaprabhu Jagannath, the Lord of Lords, the Param Brahma. When, how and...

Read More
post-Serve the World with EmpathyServe the World with Empathy

When you feel responsible for yourself and others, and practise empathy, you would have served the world well and truly, says MANAS DAS Swami Vivekananda once said: “They alone live, who live for others, the rest are more dead than...

Read More
post-Yogamruta: The Nectar From IndiaYogamruta: The Nectar From India

On International Day of Yoga today, MANAS DAS pays tribute to Swami Vivekananda and Paramhansa Yogananda, who popularised yoga in the West more than a century ago A couple of years ago, I met a young Spaniard, Bernardino, in one...

Read More
post-Never Ask God Questions; Always Trust Your CreatorNever Ask God Questions; Always Trust Your Creator

Never ask God questions, because He always knows what’s best for us, says MANAS DAS, narrating a real life story to explain why we should always trust our Creator Life is kind and judicious to each one in this universe...

Read More
post-Living In AnandaLiving In Ananda

MANAS DAS narrates a fascinating story that contains the secret of living in Ananda Inhabitants of this beautiful blue planet earth are blessed immensely with varieties of gifts, which help us to sustain our lives here. We get air and...

Read More
post-The Sacredness of RitualsThe Sacredness of Rituals

Rituals are not mechanical and mere formalities, but have their place in life – adding sacredness and righteousness to life and living, says MANAS DAS Life has many wings, spreading its elegance, adorned with many colours and blessed with a...

Read More
post-God Is OneGod Is One

It doesn’t matter whether we call Him Jesus, Allah, Shunya, Vishnu or Siva, Rama or Krishna; He is One ― the same imperishable Supreme Reality who has no beginning or end, within all, both living and non-living, says MANAS DAS...

Read More