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“Getting There: Fulfilled and Free”: Journey of Fulfillment 2.0 – Day 04

Guiding Thought

 My Self wills only to extend itself. Extending, sharing, and creating as Divine Love, through Divine Mind, is my sole purpose. My Self knows its fullness in Divine Love and wills only to liberate me to fulfill my purpose and my joy. 499 more words


Does Hinduism really have thirty-three crore Gods? - P. Parihar

The Vedas refer to 33 koti (types) of Devatas, not 33 crore of Devatas. They are explained in Shatapatha Brahman and many other scriptures very clearly. 330 more words


"Bhakti brings happiness" - A translation of an Anugraha Bhaashanam by the 35th Sringeri Acharya - Part 2

Sri Gurubhyo Namaha

विवेकिनं महाप्रज्ञं धैर्यौदार्यक्षमानिधिम् ।
सदाभिनवपूर्वं तं विद्यातीर्थगुरुं भजे ॥
I worship my Guru Sri Abhinava Vidya Tirtha; endowed with discrimination, great knowledge, a repository of courage, forgiveness and generosity.

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Scriptural Verses And Stories

Why Creation

Omnipotent Self , dynamic yet static

Omnipresent, Omniscient and formless

Base Supreme penetrating and permeating

It is Brahman, One and only God per se

It has no need ever, no desire for Itself… 565 more words


If You Build It...

Making resolutions at the beginning of each year is a widely accepted ritual. Whether or not there is follow through is another story, but the steps taken to proceed with resolutions also involve rituals that are unique to each person. 354 more words