In the previous episode, we were amidst a very important and an interesting excerpt from the “Brhiadaaranyaka Upanishad”, wherein Sage Yagnyavalkya’s conversation with his wives before he left for the “Sanyasa-Ashrama” is being highlighted. I’m invoking this small anecdote here to highlight Sage Jada-Bharata’s point on detachment and how we should adhere to it, so… Continue reading Episode # 116 – Sage Yagnyavalkya defines “DETACHMENT” – Excerpt from the “Brihadaranyaka Upanishad”!!!
“There is no possibility of one’s becoming a yogi, O Arjuna, if one eats too much, or eats too little, sleeps too much or does not sleep enough.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-gita, 6.16) Download this episode (right click and save) नात्य्-अश्नतस् ऽतु योगो ऽस्ति न चैकान्तम् अनश्नतः न चाति-स्वप्न-शीलस्य जाग्रतो नैव चार्जुन nāty-aśnatas ‘tu yogo ‘sti…… Continue reading What If We Could Go Without Eating
A sincere question comes from a lack of understanding, and it is the duty of a teacher to answer it. Q/A: do I need to be advanced for getting answers to questions about bhakti?
Dr Thoudam Singh: They are analysing the creative material elements? Śrīla Prabhupāda said: Material elements are not creative! The soul is creative. No one can create life with only matter, and matter cannot create itself. You, a living entity, can mix hydrogen and oxygen to create water. But matter itself has no creative energy. If… Continue reading Shrila Prabhupada Teachings-Quotes 💐💐💐