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Daily Vedic insight into your journey through life. 
What Is A Solar Return? teachings Sep 26, 2021

A Solar Return is an astrological event that occurs when the Sun reaches the same point in space as it did at your birth. It is a full orbit of the Earth around the Sun. This happens once every year, and a Solar Return Jyotisha chart can be drawn at the moment that the transit Sun...

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Relax and Release: Yoga Nidra Meditation teachings Aug 11, 2021

Yoga Nidra is a form of meditation that can be practiced by anyone. Yoga is a Sanskrit word meaning "union with pure Consciousness". Nidra is a Sanskrit word meaning "deep sleep". Yoga Nidra is an ancient, deep meditation practice that originated in India over five thousand years ago and was...

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Should You Get A Jyotisha Reading? teachings Aug 07, 2021

Do you feel like there is something missing from your life? There is a lot of turmoil and uncertainty in the world, which can make people feel lost. Many people find that they are unhappy with their current life situation but don't know what to do about it. They may not be sure if they are on the...

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The Four Puruṣārthas: Artha teachings Aug 01, 2021

In my last article on the four Puruṣārthas, I mentioned that there are four main drives of the embodied Spirit described in the ancient spiritual texts, the Vedas. The root artha, as used in the word Puruṣārtha, is a drive, an urge that the embodied Spirit seeks to satisfy in order to find...

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From Darkness To Light teachings Jul 23, 2021

What is the Guru? If we break down the Sanskrit word, it breaks into two roots: gu + ru. Gu means darkness and ru is the one who dispels that darkness and brings the light. Thus the Guru is anything that dispels the darkness and brings the light. But what is the darkness and what is the...

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The Four Puruṣārthas: Dharma teachings Jul 14, 2021

There are four main drives of the embodied Spirit described in the ancient spiritual texts, the Vedas. In the Sanskrit language of the Vedas, these are called Puruṣārthas (purusha + artha). In the evolution of the Supreme Spirit into matter, the first two evolutes are Purusha and Prakriti....

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Be The Change teachings Jun 21, 2021

BHAGAVAD GITA CH 3 VERSE 26

न बुदधिभेदं जनयेदजञानां करमसङगिनाम ।
जोषयेतसरवकरमाणि विदवानयुकतः समाचरन ॥ ॥
 
na buddhibhedaṁ janayed ajñānāṁ karmasaṅginām
joṣayet sarvakarmāṇi vidvān yuktaḥ samācaran 
 
na — not; buddhi — intellect; bheda...
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