All posts by Dr David Frawley

Shaktis of the Nakshatras

Jul 18,19

Each Nakshatra has its particular power or Shakti. These are also the powers of the Devatas or the deities that …

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Guru Purnima: Spreading the message of India’s gurus

Jul 16,19

  The Guru has been one of India’s main exports to the world, with many traveling to teach and inspire …

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Why Guru Purnima is unique to Hindu dharma

Jul 14,19

Many religions honour their founder or great teacher in various ways. Hindu dharma is perhaps unique in honouring the guru or spiritual master as a principle in itself beyond any particular personality, philosophy or revelation.The true guru is a position of spiritual guidance, the illuminating presence of a higher awareness. The guru is not limited to any physical person, however exalted he or she may be.

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Suffering and Awakening

Jul 11,19

  It is not necessarily sad that we suffer, that we experience pain, disease or death, which are part of …

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Agni Ayurveda

Jun 25,19

The role of fire is well known in traditional systems of medicine, which use the great elements of nature for …

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Why Lord Shiva is the Ultimate Grandmaster of Yoga

Jun 20,19

Lord Shiva, among the great deities of Hinduism, most personifies the practice of Yoga. As Yogeshvara, the great lord of …

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The Purusha, the Real Person within You

Jun 15,19

The Complexity of our Physical Existence   If you carefully examine your life, you can easily observe that our human …

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Yoga as a Science of Consciousness

Jun 14,19

Need for Higher Consciousness How can we bring a higher consciousness into the world to create peace and harmony, removing …

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Our Journey through the Lokas: the Many Layers and Dimensions of the Conscious Universe

May 30,19

Vedic knowledge addresses the cosmos as a whole along with the depths of our own psyche, which it regards as …

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Vedic Light and Tantric Energy Yogas

May 20,19

  By Acharya David Frawley (Pandit Vamadeva Shastri) Tantra and Veda: One Tradition   A number of writers and teachers, …

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