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Tattva Bodha and Sankhya Yoga with Swami Muktatmananda This course is in progress March 6 - April 2, 2020. Classes are being added as the course progresses.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xs6h5zWRrnc
The 33rd anniversary of the Arsha Vidya Gurukulam, Saylorsburg, PA, USA was conducted on August 11, 2019 at the newly inaugurated Swami Dayananda Vijñāna Bhavanam. The satsaṅga with Pūjya Swami Viditatmananda Saraswati held on this occasion is summarized here. The Q&A session was transcribed by...
The concept of duty or kartavya is one of the unique contributions of the Vedas. The word dharma also has the meaning of svadharmānuṣṭhāṇam (स्वधर्मानुष्ठाणम्) or duty. Duty is an obligation, something that has to be done. The sense...
Swamini Svatmavidyananda,8 Classes,2018
Siva Sankalpa Suktam, Swami Pratyagbodhananda, Presidents' Day Weekend Course, 6 classes, 2017, These six verses from the Shukla-yajur-veda are a prayer urging the mind to understand its own reality, the one light of lights, jyotisam jyotirekam, which illumines it. In addition, it is a prayer for the mind to equip itself for this understanding....
Swami Dayananda Saraswati One has a certain discriminative knowledge with reference to what one wants. Because you seem to want a lot of things, you have to discriminate about what you really want. For instance, you may want money. This desire for money may simply be due to a pragmatic...