1. All this, whatsoever exists in the universe, should be covered by the Lord. Having renounced (the unreal), enjoy (the Real). Do not covet the wealth of any man. 2. If one should desire to live in this world a hundred years, one should live performing Karma (righteous deeds). Thus thou mayest live; there is […]
1 I bow to the best among men, who, by means of knowledge, which is like akasa and which is non−different from the goal of knowledge, realized the nature of the jivas (dharmas), which, too, are like akasa. 2I bow to the yoga known as asparsa, taught in the scriptures, which promotes thehappiness and well−being […]
CHAPTER 1 PREFACE Salutation to Dharma, Artha and Kama IN the beginning, the Lord of Beings created men and women, and in the form of commandments in one hundred thousand chapters laid down rules for regulating their existence with regard to Dharma, Artha, and Kama. Some of these commandments, namely those which treated of Dharma,...
1. Atha tho Bakthim vyakyasyama Now I will explain in detail what is meant by devotion to God(Bhakthi)1. 2. Saa tasmin Parama prema roopa Devotion to God is personification of intense(highest) love towards Him. 3. Amrutha swaroopa cha It also is deathless or as sweet as nectar (or it also confers deathlessness to one). 4. […]
If you are seeking liberation, my son, avoid the objects of the senses like poison and cultivate tolerance, sincerity, compassion, contentment, and truthfulness as the antidote. 1.2 You do not consist of any of the elements — earth, water, fire, air, or even ether. To be liberated, know yourself as consisting of consciousness, the witness […]
1Shivah shakthya yukto yadi bhavati shaktah prabhavitumNa chedevam devo na khalu kusalah spanditumapi;Atas tvam aradhyam Hari-Hara-Virinchadibhir apiPranantum stotum vaa katham akrta-punyah prabhavati Lord Shiva, only becomes able.To do creation in this world along with ShakthiWithout her, Even an inch he cannot move,And so how can, one who does not do good deeds,Or one who does […]