Sri Ranganji is a unique man of wisdom and simplicity. He was awarded Yoga-vidya-varidhi (a doctoral degree in Yoga from SVYASA, Bangalore). He also has a master’s degree of management from SIMS, Pune. He is a master of Vedas, Vedic Sanskrit, Upanishads and epics. His main inspiration is Sri Rama, whom he calls as his friend, philosopher and guide. He learnt Advaita-Vedanta in a traditional way from Sri Shivaramakrishna Shastri. He learnt Vyakarana and Sahitya from Sri Tirumalachari, Srirangam. He learnt Bhakti-shastras like Bhagavatam from Sri Balakrishnashastri, who is a disciple of Sri Sri Krishnapremi swamigal. Ramayana is his very nature. He is a great poet who composed seven thousand verses in samskrit even at the tender age of thirteen. He also composed beautiful poems in Tamil and English. He has authored many books on the Vedas and other scriptures giving their meaning and practicality for the present age. He translated Shankara bhashya of Bramhasutras in Tamil. He wrote a commentary of Bhagavad Gita synthesizing the commentaries of Shankara, Ramanuja and Madhva. He did translation for various Vedic Mantras. He has written a commentary of Brahmasutra in Samskrit. Uniqueness of this commentary is that it is based on Rig-Veda and Ramayana, while other commentaries are based mainly on Upanishads. He wrote many research articles on Ramayana, Mahabharata, Vedas, Vedanta and Yoga. He has published papers related to traditional Vedic education in International journal of Yoga. He established a big study circle of Ramayana (Rama-kudumbam), even when he was an under graduate. He is an expert in narrating Ramayana in a beautiful way which enthralls thousands of people. He is the one who developed Dharma model through which the concept of Dharma can be explored, understood and practiced in a systematic way. He is the founder president of Webolim (Web of Life Makers) which spreads the values of Vedas and usage of Vedic values in everyday life. He conducts Vedic workshops in various places in India and abroad. He delivers discourses on Vedas, Vedanta and epics in many places and presented papers in various international Vedic conferences. He had also translated the entire Ramayana in English and the mere translation gives the indepth meanings of the verses of the tapasvi - Sri Valmiki. He had published them as 6 volumes. He had published his detailed lectures on Ayodhyakandam and Sundrakandam(which carries the meaning and detailed explanation of each and every sloka of these 2 kandams). His service to Rama continues through various means of conducting camps, training people in the path of dharma, and lecturing India and abroad to keep the people in Dharmic Culture. His recent kainkarya for Sanatana Dharma is the opening of Veda Patashala which teaches both Vedas and Ramayana to the students.
Courtesy:Smt Gayathri Narendran
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