Reviews
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Goodisthisapp via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/13/18
Encore please!
Toutou28 via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 12/04/17
I learned a lot about Hinduism and still learning more. This app is well researched and excellent.
Shirdi shankara via Apple Podcasts · Singapore · 04/02/16
This podcast is very well done and WE are blessed to have access to it. OM TAT SAT
thenathas via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 12/17/15
Interesting mysterious mythological stories told in simple manners. Thx for sharing !
Gaju13 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/23/15
I am so trilled by the research and the most beautiful narration and all the selection of sloka. My namaste to Ben. We are not getting new podcast, pls do put up more.
Niriksha via Apple Podcasts · India · 04/20/15
Thanks, I just wanted a quick overview of the perceived importance if Saturn in human life, and ur 20-min Saturn episode was perfect. Listening to that episode for 20m on an overcast Saturday at 30years old - perfect :)
V Hopey via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 04/17/15
Playful and joyful tales that convey wisdom of human nature and what may lie beyond . I love deep gorgeous voice of the narrator. And some divine mantra music pieces evoke shivers and tears of joy.
Katya1984 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 01/23/15
Absolutely Amazing!! I am so enthralled by what you are sharing to us Devotes new bee's, thirsting in our independently driven quest to connect the dots! Please don't stop. What a gift you are giving us! Blessings your way from the bottom of my heart!
Goddess Talk via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/16/14
Well done, the most coherent podcast on Vedic Mythology around!
Edv108 via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 07/26/14
M
this is so much fun to listen to. It's usually really hard to really get into stories in a foreign language because either you miss out on a lot because you have to use a translation, or you just don't understand what's happening. He does a great job of giving you both at once
kajakitten via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/06/14
This is a truly a super podcast to support studies to every serious yoga teacher! Full of interesting stories, information, music… very authentic and educational. Every podcast is carefully composed to give a listener enough information and direction for further explorations if desired. A very...Read full review »
Shalom Hotel via Apple Podcasts · Netherlands · 03/05/14
One of the best offering towards Vedic culture.
Dr. Abhishek Ghosh via Apple Podcasts · India · 01/07/14
thank you so much .. great work and thank you for bringing it to all of us.
prawinp9 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/03/13
I love hearing the very interesting stories of Vedic myth. I listen over and over to these wonderful podcasts Thank you Ben Collins.
lettergon via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 08/31/13
This is a well-recorded podcast full of interesting information. It really gets into some of the stories and teachings that are skimmed over in other sources and backs it up with an informed analysis. The music and mantras at the end of each episode really bring everything home. I wish there...Read full review »
folk_listener via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/12/13
This podcast, provided by the amazing Ben Collins and Puja.net is such a treasure. For someone like me, who does not come from the Hindu culture this podcast has been invaluable in my understanding of some of the concepts and figures in this amazing tradition. I love to listen to the stories,...Read full review »
VajraMatt via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 03/28/13
This is just unbelievable stuff. Thank you Benjamin for the wonderful podcasts. They were so informative!
barrykrish via Apple Podcasts · India · 03/20/13
I recently found these podcasts! They are very informative and fun! Thank you for the effort . Are there going to be any more episodes?
vmpmemtm1 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 11/14/12
Thanks so much for your wonderful podcasts. I have been listening to and singing along with kirtan and various devotional songs and chants for about two years now. I'm so happy that I'm starting to understand what the lyrics mean. Now the songs mean so much more and I'm ever more happy. I am also...Read full review »
ChicagoRose via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/16/12
Well researched. Interesting and informative. I enjoy and learn listening. Thank u Mr. Collins for all the good work.
raja1105 via Apple Podcasts · South Africa · 07/29/12
I am a humble Mata Bhakta in love with the Divine Mother I find your stories quite accurate Though your pronunciation of the Mantras is wrong ... I can make out your earnest efforts I request and plead with you to please upload the Trishati and the Ashtothra Namavalis by themselves for us to...Read full review »
aseem.seth via Apple Podcasts · India · 04/22/12
Fantastic work, I am a Hindu myself but cannot tell tales interestingly enough, like done in your podcasts.
PriyaD via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 02/23/12
Hello Ben, I have been hearing the podcast for quite some time. The effort put in making the podcast and the result are both laudable. We being Indians are not aware of a fraction of knowledge that this podcast emits. Good keep it up!! I have a small suggestion. To the best of my knowledge all...Read full review »
Amit Saini via Apple Podcasts · India · 01/25/12
Ben rightly calls this Podcast/site as your Vedic resource on the web! Ben's soothing voice does justice to the great stories. I hear a very down to earth and humble person in Ben. I would request Ben to bring us more interesting stories & Chantings from the DevBhoomi, Uttarakhand. A must...Read full review »
Kaiprado via Apple Podcasts · India · 12/19/11
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First I listened to this wonderful podcast was in 2006.At that time I was a student,now last 1o r2 years I hadn't been listening. Now I have started again. Ben for me figures as one of grandpa's ( Sorry Ben..) who I could link to where his voice is soothing, way he tells us the story is so...Read full review »
mkj011 via Apple Podcasts · India · 11/19/11
If you are Hindu personally or take an interest in Hinduism and the Vedic traditions, this podcast is worth checking out. I found it to be a charming guide to the tales of the Vedas and to the sounds of Hindu religious practices.
canadianmlswatcher via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 10/12/11
Writing is not my virtue... But i laud this, i never had access to this stuff even in my own country before i heard these podcasts.
KayJog via Apple Podcasts · India · 10/02/11
I find these podcasts very divine & informative. The mantra chanting & music is very soul-lifting. Continue the good work. Be blessed.
Henry-James via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/01/11
Wonderful. Never thought that such a deep understanding can ever be found in the West about the ancient Indian scripts. Modern India & Indians should listen to this.
PNayak via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 07/04/11
Though raised as a Hindu, I learnt more about Vedic mythology through this podcast. Well researched. One minor suggestion would be if the Vedic character names were pronouced as they should be.
698 ranawade wada via Apple Podcasts · Singapore · 02/20/11
In my personal opinion, this is one of the best podcasts on this subject. Greatly informative. Mr Collins puts forth the mythological stories in a very lucid manner, in a way so as to fascinate the listener. The mantra chanting at the end of each podcast is a treasure trove of hymns and chants...Read full review »
cvkkumar via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 12/28/10
To deliver the essence of Hindu mythology with tastefully presented snippets in an enchanting tone of voice free to listeners is nothing short of a yeoman service. Makes my commute to work a little more enjoyable and helps me start my day with a smile.
Bhaskhar via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 11/04/10
This is undoubtedly best podcast available on Vedic Hindu Mythology available on iTunes. The way he structured Podcast (Telling a mythical story & then playing authentic chanting of Vedic Mantras collections). Ben has done a great job of revealing layers of abstractions & symbolisms of Hindu...Read full review »
ravi.shankar via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/12/10
This is undoubtedly best podcast available on Vedic Hindu Mythology available on iTunes. The way he formed them telling a mythical story and then playing authentic chanting of Vedic mantras collections. Ben has done a great job of revealing layers of abstraction & symbolism of Hindu culture in a...Read full review »
ravi.psconsultant via Apple Podcasts · India · 07/10/10
The fact the this effort was made is a very good thing...however, I cannot agree with the superlative praise that has been heaped on the podcasts themselves. The intent and the effort behind putting these podcasts together must have been monumental and I applaud that initiative. But I am left...Read full review »
sogdoc6 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 02/17/10
This is one of my favorite podcasts. I'm a westerner with mild interest in the Hindu religion. Ben Collins has a very pleasant voice. The stories seem to be well chosen and are certainly well presented. I have found that I like the music and mantras as well as the stories. I had rather wondered...Read full review »
jpj2 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 08/21/09
Ben Collins has a beautiful voice which radiates compassion and wisdom. The podcasts are thoughtful and professional, and he obviously has a deep knowledge of the Vedas. I would also recommend his Jyotish Conversations podcasts.
Bhagavati via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 08/15/09
I really enjoy listening to this podcast - the stories are enlightening and uplifting, presented with humor and humility. The mantras portion is filled with many hard-to-find recordings of Vedic mantras. Great job, Ben and looking forward to new episodes.
Nocturne09 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/29/09
One ot the best podcast. The calm voice in which the epics are narrated is very good to listen to. I like the way each podcast ends with a mantra which is well sung. I am looking forward to the next podcast .
stilcool via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/20/09
Very enjoyable way to learn about vedic mythology. Mr. Collins is knowledgable, has a great voice, and tells a good story. The chanting is EXCELLENT!
asfiscus via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/04/09
Thank you for making this freely available. I'm a beginner and have been listening to your podcast for over a year now. I just wanted to make sure that you know there are thousands of people out here like me that may not say anything but we are listening every week. Thank you for your...Read full review »
Matthew Nautis via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 03/18/09
My mother and I listen to your podcast and not only do we find it spiritually enlightening but also get a better in-depth understanding of the symbolic meanings. Thank you for an excellent job.
Tapesh via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 02/21/09
As a person with little knowledge, but great interest in this culture I find this podcast fascinating and educational.
gmellow via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 11/11/08
Enjoyed this podcast very much
SERAPHINA444 via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 10/21/08
This is one of the few podcasts that I listen to. Mr. Collins informs us about Hinduism while keeping us entertained. Even though I'm a Hindu who knows much about the rich Vedic tradition, even I enjoy listening to the podcast and still find myself learning things that I wasn't aware of before....Read full review »
Vishnu9 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/01/08
This podcast is excellent. Not only are the stories insightful and entertaining but the music is genuinely good. I highly recomend this to the western listener interested in an introduction into vedic lore.
Padraig7 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/13/08
Amazing podcast with great mythological stories, unique interviews, even the most well versed in vedic traditions will learn a thing or 2.Read full review »
Vin_A via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 06/05/08
I found your podcast a few weeks ago and have been going through the back catalog vigorously. You really have a great combination of deep vedic stories, excellent vedic recitation and even entertainment. Very much appreciated. Please do keep it up! :)
jtunkelo via Apple Podcasts · Finland · 05/22/08
As a Westerner who has adopted the path of Hinduism, I really enjoy the work of Benjamin Collins and relate very much to his efforts to bring the wisdom of India to our world. His postcasts are enlightening, insightful and meaningful. We need myths and symbols to bring light to our daily lives...Read full review »
theojulien via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 03/18/08
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