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21oct

Gita and Counseling

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The following write up was authored by Shri N R Kumar, a leading management consultant based in Chennai. This is published with the permission of the author) Shankara’s commentary on Bhagavad Gita starts only from second chapter. The first...

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18oct

Spontaneity of Creation

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The following write up is inspired by teachings of Swami Parthasarathy) Mundaka Upanishad chapter 1 section 1 mantra 7 explains the spontaneity of creation of universe from Brahman with the help of 3 powerful similes. “As the spider makes...

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15oct

Neutralization

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(CAVEAT: The following write up on ‘Neutralization’ is based on teachings of Swami Parthasarathy & subsequent group discussions by students of Vedanta Academy) What is Neutralization? Neutralization is a state where a person...

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12oct

Cricket & Vedanta

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(The following write up is inspired by the discourse of Srivatsa Jayarama Sarma, the great Upanyasaka & Samskrit scholar.) Cricket is a classic game revolving around the batsman. Batsman is part of the team, yet at any point his innings...

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10oct

Lord Ganesha

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Various gods and goddesses in Sanatana Dharma (Hinduism) are nothing but manifestations and representations of the Supreme God, Brahman. These gods and goddesses not only symbolize the ultimate state of perfection, but also indicate the ...

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14jul

Symbolism of Bhasmasura Story

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14jul

Story of Bhasmasura

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