Spiritual Quotes

Doership depends on body as an instrument

कृर्तत्वं कारकापेक्षमकर्तृत्वं स्वभावत: । Doership depends on body as an instrument, but non-doership is natural. #Vedanta

Pain belongs to one identifying oneself with the body

देहाभिमानिनो दु:खं नादेहस्य स्वभावत: । Pain belongs to one identifying oneself with the body, not belong to the body by nature. #Vedanta

मैं कोन हूं ? किसने मुझे इस लोक में भेजा है...

मैं कोन हूं ? किसने मुझे इस लोक में भेजा है ? यह सब प्रश्न इस स्थूल देह को ही मेरी अभिव्यक्ति मानकर किये जा...

देखने वाले का कभी भी अन्तिम संस्कार नहीं होगा

जो देख रहा (seer) उसके लिए दूसरों की मृत्यु एक दुखद घटना है । वह शोक प्रकट कर सकता है , दुखी परिवारजनों को...

Earth existed before you were born

My parents - "Earth existed before you were born" Science Teacher - "Earth existed before you were born" Scientist - "Earth existed before you were born" Scriptures...

तुम ब्रहमज्ञानी हो !!

Guru to his student - दृष्टा ही दृश्य का निर्माण करके उसे सत्य मानता है । दृश्य सत्य नहीं है । अब तुम्हारी शिक्षा सामप्त...

Every suffering presupposes my current condition as real.

दुःख अपनी वर्तमान अवस्था को सत्य मानने पर होता है। क्योंकि में स्वयं को एक देह मानता हूं , जो अवस्थाओं के बदलने पर सुख...

Becoming cabinet secretary of India

Mother to son - One day you will make your parents proud by becoming cabinet secretary of India Son replies - मातापितृसहस्त्राणि पुत्रदारशतानि च । संसारेष्वनुभूतानि...

If we are born with complete past memories ?

Baby chimpanzee to his father - What if in our every rebirth, we are born with complete past memories ? Father - You are concluding...

न हि प्रतीक्षते मृत्युः कृतमस्य न वा कृतम्

न हि प्रतीक्षते मृत्युः कृतमस्य न वा कृतम् Death doesn't see, what one has achieved and what is pending to be achieved. #Vedanta

formlessness is not an experience of senses

Science have created & believed on the concept of multiple Universe, because it think in term of adjectives like quantity, colour, number and degree...

How this word पुरूषः originated ?

As mentioned in Brihadaranyaka upanishad ( बृहदारण्यकोपनिषद् 2.5.18) स वा अयं पुरूषः सर्वासु पूर्षु पुरिशयो नैनेन किञ्चनानावृतं नैनेन किञ्चनासंवृतम् ।। Explanation -  पुरिशेत इति पुरिशयः सन् पुरूष इत्युच्यते Because...

If I don’t know and look at this world, it has...

When I see this world compared to my surrounding, it appears to endless and permanent. But without me as the seer of this world, irrespective...

Do “I came from my father” ?

"I came from my father", understand this as my belief - because my parents told me so - because I see newborn getting born from parent's But...

हम कहा से आये है और किसने हम यहाँ भेजा है...

हम कहा से आये है और किसने हम यहाँ भेजा है ? We ask this irrelevant question because we know that there must be previous...

तरति शोकमात्मवित् 

तरति शोकमात्मवित्  - Chandogya Upanishad 7.1.3 The one who knows the Atman, he goes beyond pain. #Vedanta

Objects which one have lost …

न कर्मणा लभ्यते चिन्तया वा नाप्यस्ति दाता पुरूषस्य कश्चित् । पर्याययोगाद् विहितं विधात्रा कालेन सर्वं लभते मनुष्यः ।। Objects which one have lost, can neither be achieved by...

By whose living many lives, he alone should live in this...

यस्मिञ्जीवन्ति जीवन्ति बहवः सो$त्र जीवतु । वयांसि किं न कुर्वन्ति चञ्च्वा स्वोदरपूरणम् ।। By whose living many lives, he alone should live in this world. Does...

How does this word called “नारायण” originated ?

Water is also called as "नार" because it came out of नर ( highest god ). Because this water (नार ) is the first abode...

How this word called पाखण्ड originated ?

When king Prithu performed 100 Asavmedhyagya , than due to jealously Indra stole his horse used in the yagya. As mentioned in Srimad Bhagavat Puran...

If I am born without the five senses, still can I...

Newborn child to his mother - If I am born without the five senses, still can I exist in time and space? Mother - Than...

बँधा हुआ कौन है?

बद्धो हि को यो विषयानुरागी को वा विमुक्तो विषये विरक्तः। को वाऽस्ति घोरो नरकः स्वदेह- स्तृष्णाक्षयः स्वर्ग पदं किमस्ति॥ बँधा हुआ कौन है? जो विषयों में आसक्त है। मुक्त...

Ego depend on conditions of physical body & place of birth

In some birth, I was sitting in a mercedes, smoking a cigar and with inflated ego that "I am successful" In another birth, sitting on...

सत्यं ब्रूयात् प्रियं ब्रूयात् न ब्रूयात् सत्यमप्रियं।

सत्यं ब्रूयात् प्रियं ब्रूयात् न ब्रूयात् सत्यमप्रियं। प्रियं च नानृतं ब्रूयात् एष धर्मः सनातनः॥ Speak truth, speak nice things sweetly. Don't speak bitter truth. Don't speak...

Without my being attached to this physical body, there exists no...

When I open my eyes to see, my ears to hear and my mind to think than only I see and believe that my...

यह मान और अपमान केवल इस स्थूल शरीर की अवस्थाओं पर...

यह मान और अपमान केवल इस स्थूल शरीर की अवस्थाओं पर निर्भर करता है । When this physical body is born in a palace, it...

Aging is the quality of this physical body

Aging is the quality of this physical body and not the seer of this physical body. Seer & the body are two different #Vedanta

How does the ‘गोविन्द’ word originated ?

How does the 'गोविन्द' word originated ? गोभिर्वाणीभिर्विन्दते , वेत्ति वेदान्तवाक्ययैरिति वा गोविन्दः ! The one who is known by "गो" (वाणी, speech) or by the...

Because of which popular cause, these species take birth ?

Mother to son - One day you will make us proud, by becoming the "cabinet secretary" of india. Son replied - माता कुतो ह वा...

When I wake from anesthesia, what do I register ?

When I wake from anesthesia, what do I register ? I register previous absence of mind, non existence of physical body and non existence of...