As the materialists are thinking that happiness is all in sense gratification, they don't see the happiness in serving God, that's where the real happiness is achieved in much higher relationship and higher purpose. Their thought is, "Alright Dharma, ardha, kama, moksha" now we will make money, enjoy our sense gratification and at the end… Continue reading Vision 83
"Silence and solitude are the paramount friends of the soul." When we are silent we naturally become part of nature; Because there is silence everywhere in nature even though it's constantly moving. A great thinker has said that - even if conversation makes intelligence valuable, but silence is a school of talent. All the philosophers… Continue reading Silence (Maun)
ईश्वरे परमं प्रेम, भक्तिरित्यभिधीयते। आसक्तिविषय प्रेम देहदारगृहादिषु।। The ultimate love for God is called devotion. The love of your body or wife or home or other subjects is called aspects. According to Oxford Dictionary, 'Religion' means 'a system of faith', i.e. the method of confidence. We should understand that rituals, the method of faith or… Continue reading Difference between religion and devotion
One should learn how to cry for the Lord. One should learn this small technique, he should be very eager and actually cry to become engaged in some particular type of service, This is called ‘laulyam’ and such tears are the price for the highest perfection. If one develops this ‘laulyam’, or excessive eagerness for… Continue reading Vision 53
"योगस्थ: कुरु कर्माणि सङ्गं त्यक्त्वा धनञ्जय |सिद्ध्यसिद्ध्यो: समो भूत्वा समत्वं योग उच्यते |yoga-sthaḥ kuru karmāṇi saṅgaṁ tyaktvā dhanañjayasiddhy-asiddhyoḥ samo bhūtvā samatvaṁ yoga uchyate" Gita is a part of the Mahabharata.It is actually a complete yoga book.In the Gita, the word yoga is used to mean the union of the soul with the divine.Yoga is practiced… Continue reading The concept of Yoga in the Gita
On the occasion of the most awaited festival of Janamastami how could we forget to talk about Prasadam that we do offer every year to our beloved Nandlala, so I decide to republish my old post."Haathi ghoda palaki, Jai Kanhiya lal ki" Definition of food according to Hinduism: Food doesn't just satisfy our tastebuds and… Continue reading Chappan Bhog
Introduction Shrimad Bhagavad Gita, also known as the Geetopanishad, is the essence of Indian religion, philosophy and spirituality. The Bhagavad Gita is an incredible support for all those who don't have time to go through all the scriptures. At that point of life, when a person finds himself surrounded by conflicts and challenges and is… Continue reading Why it is important to read Bhagvad Gita..