ॐ भूर्भुवः स्व: तत्सवितुर्वरेण्यं भर्गो देवस्य धीमहि धियो यो न: प्रचोदयात्।
Srimad Bhagwat Mahatmya is a preface to Srimad Bhagwat Purana by Ved Vyas ji. This is the why of the epic, explains the benefits and reason for it being composed by Maharshi Ved Vyas ji.
Srimad Bhagwat Purana is also known as Vangmay Swaroop of Sri Krishna. Vangmay Swaroop is a Sanskrit phrase that means that the words, the sound of chanting/reading, just listening to it, one can experience the full blossoming of Divinity within
Here is a reading of the beautiful Sri Lalita Sahastranam, from Brahmand Puran, Uttarkhand, a conversation between Rishi Agastya and Lord Hayagriva.
Srimad Bhagwat Mahapurana is among my favourite texts by Sri Ved Vyas ji. Even if you do not understand the words, the sound of the reading opens up layers of bliss within oneself.