Tag: Vedanta


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Vedanta says that Truth is Sat-Chit-Ananda which is Is-ness-Illuminating (conscious)-Bliss. The existence(Is-ness) and Illuminating essence is evident but the Bliss is hidden.

Bible & Vedanta

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So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them. (Genesis 1:27)

Knowing through Cognition & Experience

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Truth is known by 'Cognition' and not by 'Experience'. This statement though simple is difficult to comprehend by those who are clinging to experiences (manifest). To quote Gita Chapter 12 verse 5

Vedanta & Buddhism

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Is there rebirth or reincarnation or is there eternal life (immortality) are questions which are linked to mans search for something as noble as truth to something as mundane as security or fear.


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These days it has become fashionable to decry Knowledge with certain new age words as Awareness, being Present etc but the preeminent place it held for ancient Seers (Sages who knew) can be known from

Self Reflection

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I wanted to write about Vivartavada theory which argues that Jiva (individual soul) is only a reflection ( Knowing aspect or Consciousness) of non-dual Brahaman (Only Knower) and hence can be said to

I am Not the Body

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Single most important Teaching that I find in Vedanta is that you are not the body and on this Christmas eve I am reminded "But he(Jesus) answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread

Vedanta & Gita

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While Vedanta or Upanishads were considered a secret, Teachings of Bhagavada Gita were available to masses.


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07/19/2008 - 09:00
07/20/2008 - 09:00

Seminar and Lecture Series
by Sadhvi Chaitanya

Topic: Vivekachoodamani

“Vivekachoodamani” is a master piece that unfolds the nature

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Sri Siva Vishnu Temple Education Room 6905 Cipriano Road Lanham, MD 20706 USA 301-552-3335
Sri Swami Sadhvi Chaitanya
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