Book: Practice Of Bhakti Yoga by Sivananda Saraswati

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Bhakti Yoga - Swami Vivekananda

Bhakti Yoga Published by Advaita Ashrama, Kolkatta E-Text Source: www.ramakrishnavivekananda.info CHAPTER I PRAYER स तन्मयो ह्यमृत ईशसंस्थो ज्ञः सर्वगो भुवनस्यास्य गोप्ता। य ईशेऽस्य जगतो नित्यमेव नान्यो हेतुर्विद्यत ईशनाय॥ यो ब्रह्माणं विदधाति पूर्व यो वै वेदांश्च प्रहिणोति तस्मै। तं ह देवं आत्मबुध्दिप्रकाशं मुमुक्षुर्वै शरणमहं प्रपद्ये॥ “He is the Soul of the Universe; He is Immortal; His is the Rulership; He is the All-knowing, the All-pervading, the Protector of the Universe, the Eternal Ruler....

December 26, 2021 · 114 min · TheAum

Bhakti Yoga - Swami Vivekananda

Bhakti Yoga Published by Advaita Ashrama, Kolkatta E-Text Source: www.ramakrishnavivekananda.info CHAPTER I PRAYER स तन्मयो ह्यमृत ईशसंस्थो ज्ञः सर्वगो भुवनस्यास्य गोप्ता। य ईशेऽस्य जगतो नित्यमेव नान्यो हेतुर्विद्यत ईशनाय॥ यो ब्रह्माणं विदधाति पूर्व यो वै वेदांश्च प्रहिणोति तस्मै। तं ह देवं आत्मबुध्दिप्रकाशं मुमुक्षुर्वै शरणमहं प्रपद्ये॥ “He is the Soul of the Universe; He is Immortal; His is the Rulership; He is the All-knowing, the All-pervading, the Protector of the Universe, the Eternal Ruler....

December 26, 2021 · 114 min · TheAum

Karma Yoga - Swami Vivekananda

Karma Yoga Published by Advaita Ashrama, Kolkatta E-Text Source: www.ramakrishnavivekananda.info CHAPTER I KARMA IN ITS EFFECT ON CHARACTER The word Karma is derived from the Sanskrit Kri, to do; all action is Karma. Technically, this word also means the effects of actions. In connection with metaphysics, it sometimes means the effects, of which our past actions were the causes. But in Karma-Yoga we have simply to do with the word Karma as meaning work....

December 26, 2021 · 151 min · TheAum

Karma Yoga - Swami Vivekananda

Karma Yoga Published by Advaita Ashrama, Kolkatta E-Text Source: www.ramakrishnavivekananda.info CHAPTER I KARMA IN ITS EFFECT ON CHARACTER The word Karma is derived from the Sanskrit Kri, to do; all action is Karma. Technically, this word also means the effects of actions. In connection with metaphysics, it sometimes means the effects, of which our past actions were the causes. But in Karma-Yoga we have simply to do with the word Karma as meaning work....

December 26, 2021 · 151 min · TheAum

Aitareya Upanishad - Verse 1

Text: ॐ आत्मा वा इदमेक एवाग्र आसीन्नान्यत्किंचन मिषत् । स ईक्षत लोकान्नु सृजा इति ॥ १ ॥ (All) this was only one A’tman at first. There was nothing else active. He thought He thought I shall create worlds. Shankara’s Commentary: A’tman is from the root which means ’to obtain;’ ’to eat,’ or ’to enjoy;’ or ’to pervade all.' The A’tman is the highest, omniscient, omnipotent, devoid of all the attributes of Samsûra, such as hunger etc....

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Katha Upanishad - Verse 1.1.1

Text: ओं सहनावितिशान्तिः । ओं उशन्ह वै वाजश्रवसः सर्ववेदसंददौ । तस्य ह नचिकेता नाम पुत्र आस ॥ १ ॥ oṃ sahanāvitiśāntiḥ | oṃ uśanha vai vājaśravasaḥ sarvavedasaṃdadau | tasya ha naciketā nāma putra āsa || 1 || 1. From desire, as story tells, the son of Vajasrava made a gift of all his wealth; he had a son, so the story goes, by name Nachiketas. Shankara’s Commentary: Ushan, desiring for the fruits of the sacrifice....

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Katha Upanishad - Verse 1.2.1

Text: अन्यच्छ्रेयोऽन्यदुतैव प्रेयस्ते उभे नानार्थे पुरुषँ सिनीतः । तयोः श्रेय आददानस्य साधुर्भवति हीयतेऽर्थाद्य उ प्रेयो वृणीते ॥ १ ॥ anyacchreyo’nyadutaiva preyaste ubhe nānārthe puruṣam̐ sinītaḥ | tayoḥ śreya ādadānasya sādhurbhavati hīyate’rthādya u preyo vṛṇīte || 1 || 1. (Death said) One is good while another is pleasant. These two, serving different ends, bind men; happiness comes to him, who, of these, chooses the good; whoso chooses the pleasant forfeits the true end....

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Katha Upanishad - Verse 1.3.1

Text: ऋतं पिबन्तौ सुकृतस्य लोके गुहां प्रविष्टौ परमे परार्धे । छायातपौ ब्रह्मविदो वदन्ति पञ्चाग्नयो ये च त्रिणाचिकेताः ॥ १ ॥ ṛtaṃ pibantau sukṛtasya loke guhāṃ praviṣṭau parame parārdhe | chāyātapau brahmavido vadanti pañcāgnayo ye ca triṇāciketāḥ || 1 || 1. The two, who enjoy the fruits of their good deeds, being lodged in the cavity of the seat of the supreme, the knowers of Brahman call shadow and light, as also those who maintain five fires and have thrice propitiated the Nachiketa fire....

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Katha Upanishad - Verse 2.1.1

Text: पराञ्चि खानि व्यतृणत्स्वयम्भूस्तस्मात्पराङ्पश्यति नान्तरात्मन् । कश्चिद्धीरः प्रत्यगात्मानमैक्षदावृत्तचक्शुरमृतत्वमिच्छन् ॥ १ ॥ parāñci khāni vyatṛṇatsvayambhūstasmātparāṅpaśyati nāntarātman | kaściddhīraḥ pratyagātmānamaikṣadāvṛttacakśuramṛtatvamicchan || 1 || 1. The self-existent created the senses out-going: therefore, one sees outside and not the atman within. Some intelligent man, with his senses turned away, (from their object), desirous of immortality, sees the atman within. Shankara’s Commentary: It was stated that this atman concealed in all living beings does not shine but is seen by the subtle intellect....

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Katha Upanishad - Verse 2.2.1

Text: पुरमेकादशद्वारमजस्यावक्रचेतसः । अनुष्ठाय न शोचति विमुक्तश्च विमुच्यते । एतद्वैतत् ॥ १ ॥ puramekādaśadvāramajasyāvakracetasaḥ | anuṣṭhāya na śocati vimuktaśca vimucyate | etadvaitat || 1 || 1. The city of the unborn, whose knowledge is permanent, has eleven gates; thinking on him, one does not grieve and being freed, becomes free. This verily is that. Shankara’s Commentary: As Brahman is not easily knowable, this if commenced for the purpose of ascertaining the entity of the Brahman, again by another method....

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Katha Upanishad - Verse 2.3.1

Text: ऊर्ध्वमूलोऽवाक्शाख एषोऽश्वत्थः सनातनः । तदेव शुक्रं तद्ब्रह्म तदेवामृतमुच्यते । तस्मिंल्लोकाः श्रिताः सर्वे तदु नात्येति कश्चन । एतद्वैतत् ॥ १ ॥ ūrdhvamūlo’vākśākha eṣo’śvatthaḥ sanātanaḥ | tadeva śukraṃ tadbrahma tadevāmṛtamucyate | tasmiṃllokāḥ śritāḥ sarve tadu nātyeti kaścana | etadvaitat || 1 || 1. Root up and branches down is this ancient asvattha tree, that (its source) is pure. That is Brahman and that alone is called immortal. On that, do all worlds depend and none passes beyond that....

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Practice Of Bhakti Yoga by Sivananda Saraswati

Practice Of Bhakti Yoga by Sivananda Saraswati

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