Daily Quotes and Sutras
Saturday, November 28, 2015
Bhagavad Gita QuoteChapter X: The Yoga of Divine Manifestations
X.6. MAHARSHAYAH SAPTA POORVE CHATWAARO MANAVASTATHAA;
MADBHAAVAA MAANASAA JAATAA YESHAAM LOKA IMAAH PRAJAAH.
(Krishna speaking to Arjuna)
The seven great sages, the ancient four and also the Manus,
possessed of powers like Me (on account of their minds being fixed
on Me), were born of (My) mind; from them are these creatures born
in this world.
X.7. ETAAM VIBHOOTIM YOGAM CHA MAMA YO VETTI TATTWATAH;
SO'VIKAMPENA YOGENA YUJYATE NAATRA SAMSHAYAH.
He who in truth knows these manifold manifestations of My Being
and (this) Yoga-power of Mine, becomes established in the
unshakeable Yoga; there is no doubt about it.
Daily QuoteGod alone can protect you from the mundane toubles, difficulties, tribulations and miseries. God listens to and answers all your prayers. Let the prayer come from the bottom of your heart.
Raja Yoga SutraRaja Yoga Selection Number 45, for Saturday, November 28, 2015
[from Chapter I: "Samadhi Pada- On Contemplations"]
I.29. TATAH PRATYAK-CETANAADHIGAMO 'PY ANTARAAYAA-BHAAVAS CA
'From (the repetition of OM) is gained enlightening introspection and
elimination of all obstacles'.
Through meditation on OM, the highest of Mantras, Self-Realization
Is possible. This is because the vibration of OM removes hindrances on
the path and leads to realization of the Self which exists within every
Weekly Poem5. I AM NEITHER HINDU NOR CHRISTIAN
I am neither Hindu nor Christian,
Neither Jew nor Hebrew,
Neither Mussalman nor Parsee,
Niether Aiyer nor Ayengar.
I am not of the East,
Iam not of the West.
I am all-pervading Immortal Soul,
I am Satchidananda Brahman,
Existence, Consciousness, Bliss Absolute.