In the previous episode, we had witnessed the continuation of the excerpt from the “Brihadaranyaka Upanishad”, on how Sage Yagnyavalkya took to the “Sanyasa-Ashrama” by totally renouncing himself for the welfare of the world. As he left his home, he had to make his wife understand that the only way to attain “Moksha” is to… Continue reading Episode # 117 – “ADHYATMA DHARMA” – All living beings are the same “ATMAN” connected directly to Bhagawan!!!
Dr Thoudam Singh: Scientists are worried about energy sources, and now they are working to utilize solar energy for cooking, lighting, and various other purposes. They are hoping that when they exhaust all other energy sources, they will be able to use solar energy. Śrīla Prabhupāda said: This is not a very new theory. Everyone… Continue reading Shrila Prabhupada Teachings-Quotes 💐💐💐
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 💐💐💐