A Problem with the Vedas

I was once asked which is my favorite mantra from Vedas. I said ‘Agne Vratapate…’. A few days later the question came again. This time it was ‘Trayambakam Yajamahe…’. Next time it was something else and today it is something else. This is a curious problem with Vedas. Each mantra is like a sweet ocean of knowledge. More you dwell into it, more you feel liberated, more you get that feeling of serendipity, that feeling of ecstasy, joy, being enthused and what not! Words fail to describe it beyond a point!

Contemplation on each mantra makes one feel as if this mantra alone contains more insights than rest of the world put together! There is nothing more joyful in world than diving into the essence of any Vedic mantra. And when the untrained mind returns back to the mundane world it finds life much of meaningful and purposeful. And next time when it chances to dive into another mantra, it finds yet another ocean of peerless bliss. That is why it is impossible to stick to one particular mantra as a favorite mantra. Each mantra has such depths of meanings that it appears as if the whole life would be insufficient to reach the bottom!

Benefits of Vedic Mantras

Our seers strongly recommended contemplation on Vedic mantras as essential duty of all Arya or noble persons. The reasons are simple:

a. There is absolutely nothing more refreshing and relaxing that contemplation on Vedic mantras.

b. There is no better brain tonic than getting deeper and deeper into essence of Vedic mantras.

c. The benefits of Vedic mantras do not lie merely in the final conclusion of Vedic mantras, but in the very process of trying to get up to that conclusion.

d. Finally, to understand Vedic mantras require not only logical analysis, but also use of emotions and practical implementation. It thus provides a holistic foolproof recipe for the panacea that all the self-help books of the world try to achieve.

Now each mantra of Vedas has a wide scope and depth of meaning. Some mantras may not be easy to approach for beginners considering their current level of mind-training and knowledge. But there are certain mantras which are like desi cow’s milk. They benefit one and all and hence recommended by seers as necessary ingredient of daily life.

One of the most prominent of such mantras is the celebrated Gayatri Mantra. Such is the glory of this mantra that seers recommend that if someone studies nothing else in Vedas but contemplates only on Gayatri, that is also sufficient to take one to next level of evolution. We shall briefly discuss this amazing Mantra in this post and try to understand what makes it so amazing.

Q: What is the meaning of Gayatri Mantra?

A: We shall try to understand Gayatri Mantra as in Yajurveda 36.3:

ॐ भूर्भुवः स्वः तत् सवितुर्वरेण्यं । भर्गो देवस्य धीमहि । धियो यो नः प्रचोदयात् ॥

tát savitúr váreṇyaṃ bhárgo devásya dhīmahi dhíyo yó naḥ pracodáyāt

You can find the detailed meaning from Chapter 3 of Satyarth Prakash or Light of Truth. We provide the essence here:

Literal Meaning of Gayatri Mantra

O One and Only One Ultimate Omnipotent Omniscient Ishwar!

You are Bhoo – the foundation of life in entire universe and unborn! You are dearer than life because life is sustained by you!

You are Buvah – completely devoid of sorrow. When we achieve you, all our sorrows vanish away.

You are Swah – the sustainer and maintainer of entire world and provider of all the bliss.

You are Savituh – the creator of entire world and provide us all the prosperities

You are Devah – who only gives and gives and never takes anything. Who is desired by all. Who is Brilliant, Who is enlightening!

Varenyam – You alone are worth being accepted. There is nothing except you that is worthwhile. When you are achieved, everything is achieved. And when you are not achieved, nothing is achieved. Because you are the source of everything.

Bhargah – You are pure and without any imperfections. You are the ultimate cleanser. Nothing unclean remains when one achieves you. You represent the most perfect state of purity!

Tat – Such are your characteristics that nothing else apart from you is worthwhile.

Dheemahi – We only accept you through our intellect. We utilize our power of thinking to think of you alone.

Dhiyo Yo Nah Prachodayat – Because it is you who has and who will enlighten our intellect. It is only you who will lead us from wrong towards right, from miseries towards bliss, from impurity towards purity, from Adharma towards Dharma, from hatred towards love, from evil deeds towards noble efforts.

Overall Meaning of Gayatri Mantra

O dearest Ishwar, you are the most capable, you alone are full of bliss, you are perfect in all manner, you are unchangeable, you are unborn, you are undying, you love us so much, you give us birth, you care for us 24*7*365 from eternity to eternity, you alone are worth being loved.

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You alone are worth being admired. You alone are worth being aspired. You only give and give and there is nothing that we can give you. Even this intellect through which we admire you and through which we enjoy all the blessings you have showered upon us in form of prosperity and bliss has been gifted by you.

O dearest Ishwar, there is no way we can repay you for all your kindness and love and care.

So we humbly promise only one thing – that this intellect which you have gifted us, we shall direct this intellect towards you.

We shall contemplate upon you alone because it is you who gave us this power to contemplate. You have enlightened us and we shall seek only you through this enlightenment.

We shall establish a direct connection with you and have no agents in between. We will use all the resources you have bestowed upon us through this magnificent creation to only seek you.

We shall not be affected by what happens in our surroundings, we shall not be affected by temporary instincts of pleasure and happiness, we shall not be affected by temporary loss, profit, happiness, sorrow, praises and insults and remain defiant in seeking you and you alone through our minds, our intellect and all the action we perform through this intellect.

The Universal Law of Gayatri and how to apply it in life!

Gayatri teaches us a fundamental universal law. If we direct the output of a system back to the source, the outputs are further magnified. This law is applicable everywhere – machines, economics, mathematics, society, inter-personal relations.

“Bhargo Devasya Dheemahi Dhiyo Yo Na Prachodayaat” says that if the system is such that there is

Bhargo — the system is without any inefficiency or disorder, the way Ishwar is

Devasya – the source does not keep share for itself and only gives out back whatever is inputted into it.

Dhiyo and Dheemahi come from same root word. Thus if we direct our output (intellect) 100% back to source of intellect, we make it a perfect system causing us to achieve ultimate bliss.

Those who have studied thermodynamics would have read about perpetual machines. The only reason they do not work is because there are inefficiencies in process of energy conversion. Lesser the inefficiency, more the time that the machine works. This analogy also explains our position in this creation. More we direct our intellect towards Ishwar, more we receive His bliss.And when that crosses a threshold we achieve salvation.Similarly, more we direct our attention to study of source of our knowledge – the Vedas – more the bliss we shall obtain for humanity.

The recipe to get rid of all worries, all miseries, all doubts and all negative thoughts and challenges in life is thus very simply summarized in Gayatri Mantra. Simply think of the Ultimate, simply dedicate all thoughts, words and actions to Him alone. Put your best efforts and leave the rest to Him and He shall manage the rest in best possible manner as He is doing even right now!

Doubt: If we only keep thinking about Ishwar as per Gayatri, how do we manage our day to day tasks. For example, if instead of fighting in a battle, the soldier thinks of Ishwar will he not get killed?

A: The doubt only comes when we misunderstand the characteristics of Ishwar. This problem as indicated would come only to those who consider Ishwar to be limited in time and space. Those who think that Ishwar is in a person, body, structure or above skies or sitting on a throne would fail to achieve both Ishwar and success in mundane life without using cheat-codes! Because such a God is different from rest of the world. You can thus be either Godly or worldly.

The concept of Ishwar, as opposed to such a limited God as described above, is much more intuitive and rational. The Vedic Ishwar is everywhere. He is within us and He is outside us. He is in our books, our clothes, plants, our body, our enemies, our friends, our food, our football, our laptop everywhere. Now obviously when such is the Ishwar, thinking about Ishwar does not mean as explained in the doubt. Since Vedic Ishwar is everywhere and without any agents, you are not supposed to think of anything or any person specially or in addition to Ishwar. Since Vedic Ishwar is everywhere, worship of Ishwar lies not in any ritual of Puja or Havan or Namaaz or Prayer but each act as per its purposefulness.

In Vedic parlance, meditating upon Ishwar means to enhance our understanding that it is Ishwar who is managing the whole show and giving us opportunity to reap benefits as per our free will. He is everywhere. When a yogi progresses with such heightened understanding of world around, worship of Ishwar actually means putting efforts to use every gift of Ishwar in best possible manner by use of our intellect.

So it is worship and meditation of Ishwar when a vedic soldier puts full concentration in fighting the enemy, or a Vedic student puts all his mental and physical energies to study and understand the concepts of his subject. Doing whatever you are doing in best possible manner is the true worship of Ishwar as per Gayatri Mantra. And better the focus, better the outcome. More you understand that its not the exam that you are giving, or it is not the war that you are fighting, or it is not the workout you are doing; it is your worship of Ishwar for a higher goal. It is your exemplification of Gayatri Mantra.

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Reject all agents between you and Ishwar,
Reject your attachment to fruits of action,
Reject the belief that destiny is not smiling on you,
Reject the belief that you need to do any particular ritual to please Ishwar or change destiny,
Reject all those predictions of palmists and astrologers and their gems,
Reject all those tendencies of looking at planets before starting a noble mission,
Reject the feeling of you being weak compared to an unjust system

and

Simply assert your direct relationship with Ishwar by dedicating all thoughts, words and actions to Him and to fulfill His provided in Vedas as well as your own voice of soul.

Reject even the tendencies of untrained mind that tries to silence that voice of soul by urging you to follow old sinful patterns of purposeless fun and greed.
And reject even the feeling of remorse or guilt that arises after we realize that we acted against our voice of soul (Ishwar’s inspiration) for petty reasons.
Reject all these and become a Vedic warrior committed ONLY to focusing all thoughts ONLY on ONE and ONLY ONE Ishwar and none else.
None means no other demigod, no other prophet, no other worldly thing, not even wasteful thoughts of mind.

This practice of absolute focus on Ishwar brings the wonder that no other thing or concept of ideology or person can ever bring for you!

This is the meaning and essence of the wonderful Gayatri Mantra!

Doubt: Does it mean meditation is meaningless if we are focusing on our immediate tasks as described above?

A: It depends. For a yogi, since he is perfectly in a tranquil meditative state in all his actions, separate meditation would not be necessary. But for rest of us, who are prone to fluctuations of tendencies of mind like anger, fear, desire, lust, hatred, ego, boredom etc, we need to prepare ourselves to reach that stage of constant meditation. For them separate meditation on properties of Ishwar, purpose of our life, our own nature is of utmost importance. This is the time when you try to realize Ishwar, Self and our purpose BEYOND the push-and-pull of daily worldly life or Duniyadaari.

Experts recommend at least 2 hours of such meditation along with disciplined life for those desperately seeking salvation and ultimate bliss. But this meditation is not a mind-blankening exercise. It is an attempt to develop intellectual and emotional connect with the Supreme Entity. We shall discuss the science and art of meditation sometime later. For now, I recommend visiting http://darshanyog.org and reading their books.

Outcome of Gayatri Self-Help

In summary, Gayatri contains the entire mechanism of blissful living in it. I have been meditating on Gayatri for some time now, and each time I discover a new meaning and feel which is beyond by ability to express in words. But the net output are following:

a. Eradication of fear, frustration, tension, doubts and miseries

b. Revival of peak enthusiasm and vigour

c. Realignment of priorities and goals

d. Emergence of new improved ideas, plans and visions

e. Sense of extreme peace and love with self and world

etc etc. All wonderful things you can think of and aspire for!

A practice exercise on Gayatri (Note: The changes could be unimaginable!)

Step 1: Read the meaning of Gayatri mantra as given in this post.

Step 2: Read Gayatri Mantra meaning from Chapter 3 of Satyarth Prakash (preferably Hindi) and study Chapter 7,8,9 of Satyarth Prakash. Take 4-5 hours to complete these two steps. Then keep reviewing from time to time.

Step 3: Listen to the brief Gayatri mantra with meaning attached with this post.

Step 4: Devote 30 minutes daily to contemplate on Gayatri Mantra after Step 3. You can split in 10 minutes each in morning, evening and before sleep.

This may appear mechanical for few days but continue the same for at least 2-3 weeks. Try to feel the meaning and develop emotional connect rather than sticking to each word of the mantra. Let your mind wander to explore more insights beyond the words and try getting lost into the bliss you get. Do not use force but allow mind to calm down and experience the feel. Even if mind drifts and thousands of thoughts come up, stay calm and do not be perturbed. Ignore them rather than force them out and simply focus on feeling the Gayatri. You can use the music of Gayatri bhajan to start with focus or other feelings that come up within you. Enjoy the whole process. In night time, you can sit down on your bed, start submerging into feel of Gayatri, and then gradually slip into sleeping position and keep having the fun till you get into sleep.

Step 5: You would find shifts in your likes and dislikes and views of things. Instead of forcing your ego, flow with your inner voice.

In two to three weeks, you will find a tremendous change in you in terms of sharpened thinking process, intuitiveness, enhanced feeling of confidence and self-sufficiency, things going right much more in life, better inter-personal relationships, enhanced magnetism in personality and a lot more.

This is not magic or miracle in conventional sense. What you would have done in this process is to align yourself with your natural path and derive best benefits from Law of Karma. You have performed a cleansing action on your mind to eradicate negative thought patterns and replaced with the most positive vibes.

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Imagine! If this be the miracle in just 15 days *30 minutes, what would the level when one does so for entire life, and with many many more mantras of Vedas and with much more dedication! He would turn into a Ram, Krishna, Patanjali or Dayanand!

Another important point

Gayatri Mantra is in first person plural. This clearly means that bliss of Ishwar does not come in isolation. Whatever you do, you have to rise beyond the ‘Me’ and do for ‘We’. Your goal is not bliss for ‘Me’ but bliss for ‘We’. All your acts and thoughts and words should be for benefit of all souls and not only for you. This feeling of ‘Idanna Mama’ or ‘Nothing personal’ is essence of Vedas and Gayatri.

So if this works for you, you have to ensure it works for as many people you can make it work. And you have to work for uplift of entire humanity. Also note that Gayatri and Vedas is all about self-realization. So there is no concept of force or compulsion to thrust these concepts upon others. You simply love and care for everyone just as mother cow loves its calf!

So enjoy Gayatri, enjoy life and make world a better place! This is the best self-help course you can ever get on this planet!

Some intellectual questions:

Q: Why is this mantra called Gayatri?

A: A technical question not much relevant here. But the word Gayatri refers to the Chhanda or prosody or the way it can be pronounced. Vedic mantras have a variety of Chhandas and the name Gayatri is derived from there.

Q: Is it related to Gayatri Goddess?

A: Its a pity that in their over-enthusiasm people sometimes overdo things. In fact Gayatri mantra is supposed to put a stop to such illogical acts. There is no Gayatri Devi and it is only an imagination of people that too in very recent times. Instead of trying to understand the meaning of Gayatri, they symbolized it as a Goddess and in process went against the very spirit of Gayatri. While I respect their sentiments, all such people should stop such insult to Vedas and return to actual essence of Gayatri – which is worship of One Formless Ishwar. Commoditization of Gayatri Mantra in this manner is an insult to Ishwar.

Q: Is Gayatri Mantra prohibited for ladies?

A: No mantra of Vedas is prohibited for any person regardless of birth or gender. Everyone has equal rights over knowledge of Ishwar in same manner as light of sun. Those who state that women have no rights over Vedas are the greatest enemies of humanity. On contrary, there are mantras in Vedas which state that it is more important that women possess Vedic wisdom because they are the first teachers of next generation.

A: Firstly, Shudra refers to lack of education and not any birth-based classification. Those who oppose this, again, are greatest enemies of humanity. Secondly, someone who understands Vedas does not remain a Shudra at all. So everyone has full rights over Gayatri Mantra.

Q: Should Gayatri be adopted from a Guru?

A: This Gurudom is another great nuisance plaguing society. Somewhere we have gurus, somewhere prophets, somewhere babas, somewhere peer-fakir trying to be agents of God. It is always good to understand Vedas from knowledgeable persons. But in absence of them, Ishwar is the ultimate guru and presence of any agent between soul and Ishwar is completely unnecessary. So do not wait for a Guru and make Ishwar your ultimate Guru. And if you find a knowledgeable person to help clarify your concepts, take full benefits from him but never with blind faith. Mortal Guru should never supersede the Ultimate Guru or Ishwar

Q: In which Veda does Gayatri come?

A: We find Gayatri Mantra in Rigveda 3.62.10, Yajurveda 3.35, 22.9, 30.2 and 36.3. The meanings of the mantra are largely the same with some differences depending upon the context of the Hymn or Sukta.

Q: What if this Gayatri recipe does not work for me?

A: The Gayatri recipe on this post comes with money-back guarantee! Just kidding! But that is how many self-help courses sell. What we have provided is a scientific systematic process. It has to work. If it does not, you need to revisit Chapter 3,7,8,9 of Satyarth Prakash. Comment here for any doubts and we would be glad to help. Make sure you try to maintain unity in thoughts, words and actions. Avoid meat, alcohol and vulgar/romantic movies etc for the period. Keep healthy routine – thats it.

Remember that we are trying to go towards our original nature. Anything unnatural may deter you. But if laugh of an innocent child makes you happy, or you find it natural to love your mother, or feel obliged when someone takes pain to help you without selfish interests, then you are human enough to ensure that this will quickly work for you!

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WannabeHuman

Got no words to describe the sustained enthusiasm that can be felt for days at a stretch after reading this, no matter what before!

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Lately I am starting to feel plagued by thoughts like “What am I?”. I keep feeling this constant need to know what exactly is the meaning of being. I am not very good with words. So I hope that explains it adequately.
Where would I begin?

Krishnarao
Hi Karthik, You can start by understanding that you must personsally experience the Divine yourself. Know that there is no such thing as a godman/godwoman, prophet, son of god, incarnation, superman, or spiderman. Follow the path of Yoga. It teaches you to realize the divine on your own by personally… Read more »

Sanjeev Ji,

You make some very good points — I found it useful. It seems there are other alternative/complementary interpretations of the mantra on the internet. See the following Gayatri Mantra link for an example:

http://chakrabarty.com/blog/gayatri_mantra_full_lyrics_meaning_translation_chakra_meditation.html

Thanks.

Yash Raj
Bro can i chant kamdev mantra ” om namo bhagwate kamdevaye yasya yasya drishyo bhavami, yasch yasch mam mukham pasyati tam tam mohyatu swaha” can u plz tell me the meaning of this mantra in ur one ishwar concept???? also give me the meaning of om namah sivay, sri ganeshaye… Read more »

क्या गायत्री मंत्र वसिष्ठ विश्वामित्र शुक्र व ब्रह्मा द्वारा शापित है?

gayatri mantr ho ya koi bhi mantr shlok ho vah sab ek vichar hote hai , iska shrap v vardaan se koi smbandh nahi hai ! brahma ek gunvachak naam hai vah aap bhi ho sakte hai , koi bhi vidvan ho sakta hai ,

Ramesh Babu
My Samskrit teacher says that when a visarga (:) is followed by a consonant (in this case, prachodayat) it should be read as dhiyoyonaF prachodayat The visarga takes the F sound. Is this correct? Learned people, please help me learn the correct pronounciation. Yes, I understand that this is a… Read more »

Hypnosis typically involves an introduction to the procedure during which the subject is told that suggestions for imaginative experiences will be presented. The hypnotic induction is an extended initial suggestion for using one’s imagination, and may contain further elaborations of the introduction.

GayatriAngel
How wrong you are! Gayatri is alive and well as a Goddess and personality that is as real as you or I.;-) Her secret name is AZNA. She is Vac, Sophia, The Holy Spirit or Ain Soph Aur ParaBrahma and She is 100% unconditionally accessible worldwide to all Her children… Read more »

Who is yogi purush

CHINMAY JAIN
To be a true sanyasi implying
http://agniveer.com/resolve-hindu/

Poonam Gandhi
Namaste Agniji, I am seeking your help in finding information regarding Chhandas in which Gayatri should be recited during Sandhya timings. I could read mention of different chhnadas in Agni Puranam and Shrimad Devi Bhagawatam however, because of my limited knowledge of Sankrit grammer and poetry , I am unable… Read more »

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krishnarao
Prophet vs Rishi So I’ve seen a major misunderstanding of the concept of Rishi by both Hindus and non-Hindus alike. Rishi: Is someone who has used techniques (meditation/Yoga) to connect with God and reach enlightenment. This is someone who had a first hand experience of God and they have reached… Read more »
Cute Hindu
I agree with anti-agni that quran is so simple that it can be understood by anyone. After all its a simple limited GUIDE to pass the life-exam to reach the heaven, The Heaven – where still we will have a body to feed our lusty mind. Just cram it and… Read more »
anti-agni

@agniveer, can I come up with false names like truth sicker is posting as “true slave of prophet”?????

i can have my name truth seeker/kalbhairav/raj.hyd……can I?

anti-agni
@ganesha, just see how your aryasamaji fellow “truth sicker/false slave/cannibal/jhut ki jay” is pretending to be muslim and maligning islam. he always come up with a new name even when he has never been banned here.. so y IH fellows banned him because he is so cheap like go-mutra….cheap for… Read more »
Slave of holy propet (SAW)

@Agniveer
ARyra Samaji are worst people. They are against my prophet. Allah will punish all Hindu and Aryasamaji to be not followers of prophet.

slave of no-one

ARyra Samaji are worst people

Really? i thought it was muslims.

1)really sorry ,i was taking about 112 by mistake i wrote 114 …..Sahih International He neither begets nor is born,…..here its written Allah not begets and you are saying Allah begets prakriti ? . 2)Sahih International Nor is there to Him any equivalent.” ———— But where in Quran its written… Read more »
anti-agni
@sanatandharmi, you know the answers already…….what do you want to know? Either you ppls don’t read or understand the things or you have sone evil motives to ask these questins. any school going child can understand it that if i have told you already that Allah/God is uncreated and eternal… Read more »

Sure then Muslims say oh you can’t understand the Koran unless you read it in Arabic whenever they are confronted with the ugly things in the Koran. Over and over again that is their fall back lame excuse to dodge.

sanatandharma
@anti-agni As per eternal law of God: created thing must have get to its end. If soul is created then it must have to die. But no religions says soul dies. So, souls, matter in its primordial form i.e. Prakirti never destroy. They are eternal have no beginning and no… Read more »
anti-agni
@ganesha, i dont know what do u mean by it “if Allah is creator of prakriti then it contradicts quran 114…….Why are u running from answer this question ? There is 1 more fault in quran 114.4 …… ” i am not running but just explain ur question, to make… Read more »
__________i can very easily answer you that yes Allah can make every muslim happy right now and and he can change your mind to Islam if He wills to do so…no one can stop Him___________ but why people are not happy then ? .. Why he dont wills ?……So conclusion… Read more »
anti-agni
@ganesha, everyone can ask 1000 questions and it is not a problem but when that don’t want to understand and just want to win then there is no end. only islam gives you answers of all the questions which any normal person can easily understand…..your questions are filled with prejudices… Read more »

Ok, Since you are claiming Islam Giving solutions for all problem, I request you to answer each and every question in this article
http://agniveer.com/god-crazy/

Slave of holy propet (SAW)
मे इस्लाम मे पूरी आस्था र्रखता हू! मैने पगांबेर का अनुसरण करते हुये 55 वर्ष की आयु मे 6 वर्ष की कन्या से विवहा किया और और उसके 9 वर्ष का हो जाने पर उससे सेक्स किया! मेरे प्रॉफेट ने भी 54 वर्ष की आयु मे 9 वर्ष की आइसा… Read more »
Amul Arya(Abu Masood)
just to let you know from my understanding in that they are allowed to lie if they are going to be killed but some muslims say if you about to die and say your faith you will get more rewards according to al tabir a scholor of islam he said… Read more »
Slave of Prophet

@anti-agni
I am believe in Taqiyaa. Prophet Mohammed sanctioned Taqiyaa for Muslims.

anti-agni

@slave. recently you have accepted that you are hanunamam’s slave?????? Read your this comment? hahaha .

falsehood is bound to perish….

Slave of holy propet (SAW)
@anti-agni I am just follower of prophet. W\hat wrong I did? If your prove me wrong I will not post anything here. You seem to be hypocrite. Find wrong in below passage:- “मे इस्लाम मे पूरी आस्था र्रखता हू! मैने पगांबेर का अनुसरण करते हुये 55 वर्ष की आयु मे… Read more »
anti-agni

@false slave, tumne langot nahi bandhi moolshankar ki tarah??? iska matlab ki mardangi hai tum mein hain na…hahahah

bhai niyog nai kiya tumne??? aisa kiyun???? zara humein batayenge ki niyog kaise hota hai?

[email protected], everyone can ask 1000 questions and it is not a problem but when that don’t want to understand and just want to win then there is no end.______ such questions will only be asked till u ask your fantasy questions …. ____only islam gives you answers of all the… Read more »
@anti-agni ___________only islam gives you answers of all the questions which any normal person can easily understand____________ You are too much obsessed with islam, prophet etc. Instead of worshiping Allah why are you wasting your time here? Why did you not worship the Allah in the time which you passed… Read more »
anti-agni
Ganesha have u read in any book that potter is creatinf pots using mud? If we agree with. you then question is who created mud ie basic material/anu? If God has not created primary material then who created that? It means that that material which is uncreated is also equal… Read more »
you cannot ask who created prakriti because its also eternal..Do u ask who created Allah ?…IF u say Allah created Prakriti also ,then it means Allah created from himself because according to islam there was nothing at start…So Allah also becomes materialistic nature and hence Allah also begets which actually… Read more »
anti-agni
@ganesha, wow what a beautiful argument you have given. can u not understand that we are not asking who created Allah/GOD but we are asking who created matter because matter is not GOD…..OK… because GOD is uncreated and has no begining and no end. your argument can be implied to… Read more »
Vedic God is also creator of universe(form or illlusion of prakriti ) but not of prakriti …..if Allah is creator of prakriti then it contradicts quran 114…….Why are u running from answer this question ? There is 1 more fault in quran 114.4 …… . ____________An entity which cabt create… Read more »
sanatandharma

@Anti-Agni
Why Allah can not make another Allah? Why does allah not able to create stone which is too heavy to be lifted by him?( Why does Allah take help of Ibalish (Shaitan) to judge the people if they get misguided or not by Shaitain?

anti-agni
@ganesh, you yourself making allegations on islam without knowledge of Islam. you are mixing things just to hide your fallacy, making peoples happy and unable to create prakriti is not the same thing. what you cant understand is that your vedic ishwara cant create prakriti and what u asked that… Read more »
sanatandharma
@Anti-Agni Sanatan Dharma says God is creator of sun, moon, stars and all this universe but God is not creator of Prakrti. God creates universe from non-alive matter prakriti. Prakriti is unseen matter. From unseen matter, the whole universe is created in the visible form. Science also says that matter… Read more »
sanatandharma
@anti-agni Rigveda mandal 10, sukta 129 states that like potter makes pot from clay, similarly God creates universe from non-alive matter prakriti. Prakriti is unseen matter. From unseen matter, the whole universe is created in the visible form. Science also says that matter is never destroyed but changes its form.… Read more »
1)matter is not God but who told u that which is eternal has to be God ?….Dont u know what law of conservation of energy says.. Now i answer my question if prakriti is created by Allah , do allah dont beget then ?……..Even if we go by your islamic… Read more »
anti-agni
@i don’t know y u ppls make simple things complicated ? According to islam ALLAH IS CREATOR BUT YOU PLS ALWAYS object and say that vedic ishwata is nor creator because if we believe that He is creator then we have to accept that he is also creator of evil….so… Read more »

It means that that material which is uncreated is also equal to God in uncreation.
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no its not equal because matter is non-alive ,inert…God is alive entity ..God has much more superior properties ..

anti-agni
@sanatandharmi, you are very innocent person you have searched whole net and not searched this website???? you can have your answer on Hinduism—common question on GOD/what is GOD, i am copy pasting from agniveer you can verify. “Question: What is God? Answer: There can be a variety of definitions of… Read more »

Just as potter creates pot from mud , in the same way God create universe from prakriti ie primordial maatter which is same like mud in potter & pot case …We dont say Potter manages pot….In the same way God created Universe …

sanatandharma

@anti-agni
We do not fight over differences regarding concept of God unlike Muslim who kill each other over difference. You may know How Siya, Suni, Ashamidya fight over the difference.

I am very thank full to God and you respected Agniveerji and Indian literary tradition of Vedas to promote such peace and love for mankind. Thank you for such a wonderful, simple and easy explanation to lovable Gayatri mantra. With humility and no intention to pin point things as wrong… Read more »
G.P.BHAGAT

For simpicity the ishwar is taken in female form as Gayatri Mata to only enhance our shradha otherwise the all shastra discussion , debate is boredom I would prefer shri Ramkrishna Paramhansa than a very learned pundit although Shri Ramkrisna Paramhansa was not highly educated. samarpan shall come first.

dear brothers, I had in 2010 3 month of working hard in Italy. (I’m from Romania). It was very hard, and i started to become sick and mad because my wife and child was in Romania, not with me. So i was very very sad. On morning came one ideea… Read more »
ashok kumar dutta

Great salut to Agniveer.
we are always globlely helpless . Print media,e-media all are working about less important to us. It is true that Agniveer take great lead to Sanatan when Zakir neglet us . Please unite all Hindus (Sanatan) under Agniveer.

Do we have to recite the gayatri mantra aloud while we’re meditating on the mantra. And, I’ve been writing the gayatri mantra for about 20 days now as someone told me that Gayatri Mantra Lekhan Sadhna is good as well. And while writing mantra I contemplate “Hey Paramaatma, show us… Read more »

mental power comes from God, Divine Being, and if we concentrate our minds on that truth, we
become in tune with this great power. …”

– Nikola Tesla (the inventor who made large distance electric power transmission possible !)

While I had read that in the days of yore, everyone chanted this mantra and even did the Sandhya’s (even in the Mahabharata battle field on a day when the fight continued to the night). In the due course of time, it got narrowed down as to only Brahmins ought… Read more »
Please note that rituals are always best practices for given time and situations. They keep varying from time to time. Sandhya has its benefits, Gayatri has its benefits. When you combine them smartly, you can get better benefits. But that does not mean a ritual is essential for any of… Read more »

Why is this mantra called Gayatri?
As far as I have known,”Gaayatri” in Sanskrit can be decomposed to:
Gaayantam traayate iti Gaayatri – Gaayatri mantra is that which protects the one who chants/sings it.

Om Shakti

bhairavi

Namaste Agniveer ji,

Thankyou so much.I will start and continue chanting gayatri mantra.

bhairavi

I have not been into vedas, But, yes I have the idea, that the ved is the original pathway for life (Am not trying to be a hindu), The vedas know exactly, what should be the purpose of life, and its so deep, that one life time may not be… Read more »

Is it true that male with infertility should not jap gayatri Mantra

Namaskar Kirti Ji, Gayatri Mantra is the essence of Vedic-Life style. That is why, it is called Maha-Mantra. It’s meaning is simple: “Live and let live other in equilibrium with nature.” It does not say anything about any caste, religion and any classified things. Vedic scholars knew that in coming… Read more »

Namaste Kirti

No this is false. An infertile man or woman has same requirement for best intellect for his/her spiritual journey as any other human. And what could be better recipe than Gayatri Mantra?

vishal kumar
Namaste Agniveer Ji, I would like to share with you an scientific article on Gayatri Mantra which i found on internet when I was searching meaning of Gayatri Mantra. Please Agniveer Ji, you must read the script and analyze and post your comment. The Article is:- Gayatri mantra has been… Read more »
anti-agni
@vishal nhai, u are wrong that gayatri mantra isessence of vedic dharma because according to aryasamaj Ishwar/ God is not creator and u are boasting that he is creator as u have posted the translation of gayatri mantra?? Y u peoples never analyze ur faith and scriptures? Any one can… Read more »
sanatandharma

@anti-agni
__________according to aryasamaj Ishwar/ God is not creator__________
Who is creator of your body? Where Arya Samaj Said God is not creator of universe and all bodies?

anti-agni

@sanatan bhai. You peopls don’t know ur own religion and faith??

Just ask ur aryasamaji bosses or search on net then comment…. ur God/Ishwara is not creator and he can’t create anything.

sanatandharma
@anti-agn I searched and found God is creator of all bodies like sun, moon, stars etc. Vedas tell that there are three eternal/immortal matters- first: Almighty God, second: souls, third: prakriti/matter. Almighty God creates, nurses and destroys the universe and again creates it. The said process of creation is eternal/immortal/everlasting.… Read more »
Vishal Kumar

Agniveer Ji,
is doing Havan mention in Veda? and which Mantra advise doing Havan.

Thanks

vishal jee kai mantr mai yag karne ke liye kaha gaya hai , kewal ved mai hi nahi balki gita mai bhi yag karne ke liye kaha gaya hai। हम यग का फ़एडा बताना चाहेंगे ! यह काम ईश्वर को खुस करने के लिए नहीं बल्कि पृथ्वी और पृथ्वी के… Read more »
Vishal Kumar
Namaste Agniveer Ji, 1.I have query that you have said reject all the rituals to please God. Than doing havan also a kind of ritual. Than why Arya Samaji or Scholar of Veda advise of doing havan daily. Why Havan necessary to please Ishwar. Why God will by happy by… Read more »
@Vishal Namaste Brother 1. Rejection of all rituals which claim to please God are to be rejected because no act can please or displease God, neither God needs praises. Purpose of Havan is not to please God, please remember that. Havan purifies the environment and compensates the effect of poisonous… Read more »

@Vishal
Brother, Sorry for the typo! Please read the first line of my previous comment as

“All rituals which claim to please God are to be rejected ….”

and not

“Rejection of all rituals which claim to please God are to be rejected ….”

Gayatri teaches us a fundamental universal law. If we direct the output of a system back to the source, the outputs are further magnified. How does this law work in relation to the second law of thermodynamics? Does The Universal Law of Gayatri mean that if one takes a closed… Read more »
Anir You would have heard about enhancing of knowledge while teaching or thinking. However It is utter foolishness to compare things like knowledge, morality with physical energy. Tell me, when you start loving anyone, your love starts growing with each moment. Can you apply laws of thermodynamics on love? If… Read more »
I asked a rather simple question. The reason I asked it is because of these statements: Gayatri teaches us a fundamental universal law. If we direct the output of a system back to the source, the outputs are further magnified. This law is applicable everywhere – machines, economics, mathematics, society,… Read more »
आर्यव्रतस्थ

@Arya Bro
“Will you start complaining your wife/husband that her/his love is not following second law of thermodynamics and it is growing on regular basis without doing much of external work?” LOL

@आर्यव्रतस्थ Namaste Brother Dont you think that just like we have people having superstition in religion, in similar way, there are many who blindly believe in something which they wrongly interpret as “science”? Interesting is that science never claims itself to be able to shed light on the things like… Read more »
आर्यव्रतस्थ

@ Ouch!!

आर्यव्रतस्थ
@ Anir & Arya : Actually you are right, its would not be science,i mistakenly expanded the horizon of the term “Science” to include AtmaGnyan and was unknowingly degrading the latter by referring it with the term that applies only in the material aspect of the universe. And yes Vedas… Read more »
Agniveer Ji, Proud of you. Before visiting the site I was almost LOST. But After visiting I regained myself. Eashwar will bless you. Keep the good work going on. I will try my best to propagate this informative/enlightening site to my collegues/friends. Thanks once again. Proud to be a part… Read more »

I find the mantras to be consistent with Quran and bible as such i believe in it. Surely, God will show the truth to the people and surely the religion of God will become victorious against the disbeliever of God and his commandments.

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DR vIJAY
AGNI JI KO NAMASTY Respected Agni ji Take My Heartiest Congratulations on This topic But I want to ask one question to …. that if a person like Pt. Sri ram Sharma achrya spread the message of Vedas by making a path between Arya Samaj and Sanathan Dharma is good… Read more »

Pt. Ram sharma had fooled many hindus in name of Gayatri. He had made millions of rupees by taking advantage of people’s faith. Worshiping any other imaginary things (Idol worship etc.) than Parmatma is not fruitful. So according to me, he was deluding the mass.

Idol worship is not that, what you think. Idol worships is also as good as other worships. God is beyond the borders of images, visible, invisible, mantra, songs, shloks and many more. The whole universe is the manifestation of God. If god is in mantras, yagyas, sai baba, Isa Masih,… Read more »
Abdu an Ex Muslim
God in Idol but Idol is not God. Universe is not manifestation of God but manifestation of Primordial matter (Prakariti). God exist everywhere in this universe because this universe existed in God. Prakriti is inert. God and Soul are conscious. Prakriti is inherent cause of universe, God is efficient cause,… Read more »
Abdu an Ex Muslim

@Hindu

Do not bring false things. This is nowhere written in Veda, Darshan & Upnishad. Soul can take the body because soul can be only one place at a time.

mantradheenantu daiwatam. Meaning God (Daiwa) is adheen of mantras. Using mantras and agama- tantra principles, God’s presence is established in idol. Suppose souls which has consciousness, can take body and mind which is part of prakriti and we identify that person by his body and mind, why not God assume… Read more »
Deenanath Shukla

I think, you are not aware about “VEDMURTI TAPONISTH PANDIT SHRI RAM SHARMA ACHARYA” who was a great “SIDDHA SADHAK OF GAYATRI”. Yes, if you do not know, you should comments like this.

Pt shri Ram Sharma Acharya is a great saint. If you want to know about him, please let me know. But please do not use any language that insult my Guru..

धन्यवाद अग्नि भाई|

Bhupendra

Hi Agniveer,

I would like to know your views on current Indian situation specially on the riots that are going-on in West Bengal [Deganga provience]

Murali Mohan
Dear Agniveer ji, Pranam Mahoday, Very brilliant article, I express my deep sense of gratitude for you on behalf of all the persons who sincerely follows Sanatan Dharma. “Krinvantu Vishwamaryam”, Dhanyavad,

Q. Can “Bhargah” be contemplated same as “Rudra” ?

Awesome! I love it.
समानो मन्त्रः

Truth Seeker

@Agniveer/Vedic Scholar
What is difference between Mantra and Shaloka.How can we address something as a Shalok or Mantra?

@Truth Seeker

Mantra will always be from Vedas. Vedas dont have Shlokas and any other book does not have Mantras 🙂

The joy of vedas has entered my soul and this will leave me only when I achieve salvation.
After that its the ultimate bliss:)
Om

Truth Seeker
@Agniveer If this great Vedic Mantra would be in Hindi, a lot of people can take benefit of this & would be able to understand depth of Veda which is exact goal of this site. I think first priority should be to inspire the people to get Veda knowledge and… Read more »

Truth Seeker

Bro why don’t you take this initiative to translate this mantra in Hindi and mail it to Agniveer admins. Don’t you think everybody should contribute to this Yajna?

Truth Seeker

@Amitesh
Ya You are absolutely right. I will do my best.

Truth Seeker
There are many so called intellectuals in Hinduism who have spread ill about Veda like Veda are very difficult, Veda are not for this era, Veda are not for all because they themselves do not know ABC of Veda & just limited themselves in Puran, Mahabharat & Ramayan & Miracle… Read more »
Truth Seeker

@Agniveer/Other Veda scholar
Now am getting desperate & want this Mantra in Hindi to give my friends, colleague, relatives etc just as a glimpse of Veda’s divinity to inspire the people return towards Veda again.