Category: Hindu Deities

Yogeshwar, the Celestial Yogi

Asanasthah sukham hrade nimajjati Shiva Sutra 3.16 The yogi who establishes himself in a steady posture easily becomes immersed in the ocean of the heart. ”Yogeshwar” is Shiva as the Lord of Yoga, the celestial ascetic, who after exploring the entire evolution of life and consciousness through the power of Yoga was able to transcend

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Why we must honour Goddess Saraswati

The Veda Mata holds the pure white light of spiritual knowledge and all the rainbow colours of artistic expression. The following article by Dr David Frawley was first published by DailyO The image of the feminine muse who inspires the poet with her beauty and her grace is a common theme in great poetry, from

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The Many Benefits of Saraswati Puja

Allowing the cosmic feminine principle to fully express itself through all forms of art, without fear or manipulation, is the essence of true culture. Saraswati Puja is one of the most important annual events of India or Bharatiya culture going back centuries – a wonderful festival of art and learning that can awaken the higher

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Shiva, the Supreme Lord of Yoga

Shiva as the Great Unknown We live in a magical and mysterious universe pervaded by an unseen intelligence and subtle energies, which reach far beyond the merely human concerns that dominate our minds today. There is a sacred order to the cosmos, reflecting vast and eonic forces working at a different level altogether than our

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This is why Shiva is so relevant

If we carefully examine the tradition of Shiva worship, we find something very different than the shadow of superstition often cast upon it. Shaivism contains among the world’s most sophisticated mystical and yogic philosophies. It has numerous texts of tremendous detail, and profundity on all aspects of life, the universe, karma, rebirth and liberation of the soul.

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Vedic Deities and Yoga

By Yogi Baba Prem While yoga has been growing within western culture for almost one hundred years, within the United States one can observe a tremendous surge in popularity since the sixties, to the most recent indicators suggesting that millions of Americans now practice yoga in some form or another. While the roots of yoga

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