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001: "उत्तिष्ठत जाग्रत प्राप्य वरान् निबोधत"

उत्तिष्ठत जाग्रत प्राप्य वरान्निबोधत ।
क्षुरस्य धारा निशिता दुरत्यया दुर्गं पथस्तत्कवयो वदन्ति ।।
(कठोपनिषद्, अध्याय १, वल्ली ३, मंत्र १४)

उठो, जागो, और जानकार श्रेष्ठ पुरुषों के सान्निध्य में ज्ञान प्राप्त करो । उठो जागो एवं सत्य को पहचानो.


Desire and Destiny

This morning I started the latest of the free meditation series offered by Oprah Winfrey and Deepak Chopra.  It is a 21-day program of free daily meditations, this time on the theme of Desire and Destiny.   144 more words

Upanishads In 2017 As Powerful, Relevant As Ever. (Part 1)

By Jerry Alatalo

“The Self is everywhere. Bright is the Self, indivisible, untouched by sin, wise, immanent and transcendent. He it is who holds the cosmos together.” 799 more words



I will continue to expand on Ishavasya Upanishad. Please recite along with me.

hiraṇmayena pātreṇa satyasyāpihitaṁ mukhaṁ |
tat tvaṁ pūṣann-apāvṛṇu satya-dharmāya dṛṣṭaye || 15 || 2,885 more words



The  Atman

In pursuit of Atman, with the desire to transcend this transient world, the seekers raise a question.

Q: One Atman is whom we all worship.The Other is in each life form who sees through the eyes, hears through ears, smells through nose and who analyses voices and acquires knowledge of what is tasteful and what is not. 157 more words

For Those Who Want To Know

Movement of Life

Birth of Human Being:

Initially it (the human being) remains in first womb that is the body of man. What is known as Seminal fluid emanates as the essence of his physical body including limbs and organs. 345 more words

For Those Who Want To Know


Agni is the Vedic god of fire and is the bird that carries sacrifices to the devas. He is also Prometheus, and brought light to man. 95 more words