Agni

Secrets of the Cosmic Agni – Video

Jul 25,20

Agni is the key principle of Vedic knowledge and the basis of Yoga and Ayurveda. At a cosmic level Agni …

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Chidagni: the Goddess as the Fire of Consciousness

Jun 25,20

Ma Kali gently tended the coals of my inner fires, stirring the flames of Agni to manifest every magical colour, …

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The Twelve Signs of the Zodiac and the Vedic Fire Ritual

Dec 2,19

The following article proposes a Vedic rationale for the nature and sequence of the twelve signs of the zodiac. It shows how the zodiac could have been invented as a form of Vedic sacrifice (Yajna) following the Vedic view of the Gods, the worlds and the elements. While the complete logic may not be worked out, enough has been revealed to show the probable main aspects of the system. Using this model many secrets of the zodiac are uncovered.

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The Flow of Soma

Jul 23,19

By David Frawley (Pandit Vamadeva Shastri) In the following article we will discuss the Vedic principle of Soma and its …

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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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Vedic Yoga and the Three Gunas

Mar 15,19

In the philosophy of Yoga, derived from the Samkhya system, all matter in the universe is reducible to one primary substance called Prakriti. Prakriti literally means the original power of action. It does not refer to substance in the physical sense but to the potential from which all forms of matter, energy and mind can arise. Prakriti is the original state of pure potential out of which all things become possible. Prakriti is the latent state of substance, like the seed that holds the potential for a great tree. It is the prima materia of the world of which matter, energy and mind are manifestations. Prakriti, we could say, is the causal or original form of all substances, from which their subtle and gross forms arise. It is extremely subtle, ethereal and transcendent, forming the basis for space that is its first material form.

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Why India’s ancient Rigveda remains one of humanity’s most important books

Aug 20,18

As perhaps humanity’s oldest book, the Rigveda remains perhaps its most mysterious and transformative. The Rigveda is the oldest of …

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Vedic Yoga: The Path of the Rishi

Aug 15,14

From  – Vedic Yoga: The Path of the Rishi Vedic Yoga like classical Yoga is a complex and many-sided discipline …

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The Sacred Fire and Agni: Our Ancient Global Fire Religion

Jun 13,12

Messages from Our Ancestors about our Spiritual Origins The great spiritual teachings of the ancient world-deriving from an era before …

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Tattvas, the Elements and Nature’s Healing

Jun 13,12

The entire world is made up of the five great Tattvas or elements of Earth, Water, Fire, Air and Ether. …

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