1. Did you know that the original composition by Ved Vyasa was first known as ‘Jaya’? A couple of his disciples later expanded the original work. It is the rendition by his disciple Ugrasrava which became popular as the Mahabharata.
2. While you do know that Vyasa was the author of the Mahabharata, were you aware of the fact that he was also the father of Pandu, Dhritarashtra and Vidura?!!
Sankramanam (सङ्क्रमणम्) means movement – transmigration. Makara (मकर) means the zodiac Capricorn. read more…
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First we have to understand, What is Atman ?
In the Brihadaranyaka Upanishad verse 3.7.23, it is mentioned read more…
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Yajnavalkya (याज्ञवल्क्य) is a vedic sage of Hinduism read more…
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These words are taken from Brihadaranyaka Upanishad 4.3.22 read more…
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Adi Shankara was a philosopher and a sage from India who consolidated the doctrine of Advaita Vedanta. read more…
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We have to first understand the difference between Shruti & Smriti ?
Shruti(श्रुति) means that which has been heard or communicated by a tradition with no starting point. Vedas & Upanishads are Shruti Scriptures read more…
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Gayatri Mantraॐ भूर्भुवः स्वः तत्सवितुर्वरेण्यं । भर्गो देवस्य धीमहि धियो यो नः प्रचोदयात् ॥
We meditate on the glory of the Creator; Who has created the Universe; Who is worthy of Worship;
Who is the embodiment of Knowledge and Light; Who is the remover of Sin and Ignorance;
May He open our hearts and enlighten our Intellect.
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