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Orthodoxy or unorthodoxy in Vedic Dharma?

Orthodoxy or unorthodoxy in Vedic Dharma?

A) Simply being initiated in an unbroken paramparā hailing from a bona fide ācārya of a bona fide sampradāya does not mean that the current mentor/guru will, also, be ideologically correct both in his theory and praxis — if such a ‘neo’ mentor chooses to not abide by the staunch orthodoxy on the pretext of making revolution.” 1,302 more words

Exposures Of Contamination

The Meaning of AUM

According to the late Sanskrit scholar Eknath Easwaran, the Mandukya Upanishad “Captures the essentials of mystical insight.”  It is the tiniest of the Upanishads and also the one in which the metaphor of AUM is revealed.   267 more words

Yoga

In the name of spirituality, entertainment sells, titillation sells, pleasure sells

Question: Do you believe in ?

Acharya Prashant: What is I have not read any such thing. Do not quote this and that author here. We are talking real stuff, not entertainment. 623 more words

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Guruji - The beginning . . .

Many many years ago . . . Somewhere in the forests of India.

Guruji started his first class on scriptures like this.

He inverted his kamandal & asked. 947 more words

Vidyaan - More Than A Story

Poetry: Know thyself

Not that which comes and goes,
But that which knows both comings and goings;

Not that which is confused or clear,
But that which sees both confusion and clarity; 173 more words

Non-duality

We all have only one destiny and that destiny is Truth

Listener: I have heard that we make our own karma and I have also heard that everything is predetermined and we don’t make our own… 1,898 more words

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