Discrimination of the Mahavakyas – Swami Krishnananda

Discrimination of the Mahavakyas ‘CONSCIOUSNESS IS BRAHMAN’ There are four Mahavakyas, or great statements in the Upanishads, which have a profound significance as pointers to Reality. They are: (1) Prajnanam Brahma – Consciousness is Brahman; (2) Aham Brahmasmi – I am Brahman: (3) Tat Tvam Asi – That Thou Art; (4) Ayam Atma Brahma –… Read More Discrimination of the Mahavakyas – Swami Krishnananda

Rishis

Rishis Our ancient rishis were not only spiritualists as the present generation believes. Each rishi had, only by dint of strenuous learning and hard work, acquired the mastery of many arts and sciences including martial ones, and could discuss, elaborate and describe about all range of knowledge from the smallest to the biggest. India had… Read More Rishis

Ancient Mantras that heal

Ancient Mantras that heal ॐ भूर्भुवस्वः । तत् सवितुर्वरेण्यं । भर्गो देवस्य धीमहि । धियो यो नः प्रचोदयात् ॥ The Gayatri Mantra is the most revered mantra in Hinduism. It consists of the prefix :oṃ bhūr bhuvaḥ svaḥ ॐ भूर्भुवस्वः, a formula taken from the Yajurveda, and the verse 3.62.10 of the Rigveda (which is… Read More Ancient Mantras that heal