The Gayatri (Sanskrit: गायत्री, gāyatrī) is a Vedic hymn personifying Hindu goddess Gayatri. According to I. K. Taimni, the power of the. I. K. Taimni (Iqbal Kishen Taimni, –) was a Professor of Chemistry at the Allahabad Gayatri; Glimpses into the Psychology of Yoga; Man, God and the Universe · Science and Occultism · The Science of Yoga: The Yoga Sutras of . Results 1 – 17 of 17 GAYATRI. La pratique religieuse journalière des hindous by I-K Taimni and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available.

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Number plays the most important part in the science of metres because it underlies form and determines the nature of sound.

An insect crawling on the Himalayas has comparatively a greater significance from the purely physical point of view. If anyone knows the exact formula for preparing any chemical compound, he can obtain the compound even if he does not know any chemistry. Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. After intense aspiration in which consciousness plays an active role, the sddhaka abandons himself to the mercy of the Great Lord and makes himself passive and open to the forces which are aroused by the aspiration.

We seem to be expanding into that all-embracing Reality and that Reality seems to be descending into us. This does not mean, of course, that the sddhaka can allow his imagination to run riot and begin to live in a world of make-believe divorced from the hard and exacting realities of spiritual life.

It would be as absurd to suppose this as it would be to imagine that there could ever come a time when scientific knowledge will become complete and we would ever reach the ultimate boundary of this knowledge.

The sadhaka who is earnest about the achievement of his aim in Gayatri upasana has not only to meditate on the Gayatri mantra at the time of japa but to brood over the meaning of the mantra whenever opportunity offers itself. A seed is a symbol of potentiality.


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The metre of a mantra defines its peculiar structure which may belong to anyone of a large number of types. A pure mantra depends for its effectiveness upon the mantra sakti or power inherent in sound.

Average Rating 24 Customers. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. A great many pseudo sadhus religious men and samnyasis those who have renounced the worldly life are going about and preaching the philosophy of complete self-surrender to people who have not yet learnt the A B C of sadhana. The inner and the outer draw nearer to each other with each additional removal of a cover until the last cover has been removed and the outer and the inner become one.

The liberating function of Isvara which frees souls from the bondage in which the power of Maya involves them. Sreekumar marked it as to-read Jul 21, The doctrine of tattva is one of the subtlest conceptions of Hindu philosophy and cannot be dealt with fully here. Vak is of four kinds: That is why our Rishis did not bother to study in great detail the phenomena of Nature as modern Science does.

Taimni served for a number of years as Director of the School of the Wisdom at the International Headquarters of the Society. But if he does not want anything which the three Divinities can give through their respective Saktis but wants Isvara Himself, he should invoke Gayatri because she represents the power which can enable him to unite his consciousness with that of Isvara and thus to know Him.

A lofty prayer unmatched in its sublimity, it is as well a prayer for the whole of humanity. It is knowledge pertaining to the pure intellect which is symbolized by the book in one of the hands of Brahma.

It is only in such a prepared mind, freed from these ordinary defects, that the light of higher knowledge can manifest. The Ultimate Reality is indivisible taimnu changeless and when it appears to be stepped down as bharga or conditioned consciousness of different grades on the different hayatri it is only the reflection of that Reality in our mind which is seen as different types of consciousness. The sadhaka has to develop this sense of awareness and nearness to these subtler things and not merely to believe in them half-heartedly and theoretically.


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The first thing to note is that the Vedic mantra with which most people are familiar is one of a class of mantras for practically every important Divinity as agyatri be seen from a few representative manUas given below. When ignorance, using the word in its highest philosophical sense, is gayatr!

Maria Carmo, Lisbon 18 May When manifestation takes place the 20 gAyatri primary differentiation is into Consciousness and Power or Siva and Sakti. According to the doctrines of Hindu philosophy, in the state known as the unmanifest Reality or Nirguna Brahman, Consciousness and Power are taimi as One, undifferentiated and undistin- guishable.

Gayatri : The Daily Religious Practice of the Hindus

The reference to Gayatri as the mother of the Vedas is thus not only justified vayatri is the most apt 28 gayatr! Another important principle which we have to understand in connection with the theory of Mantra Yoga is that vibration not only lies at the basis of form but is also necessary for the manifestation of consciousness.

There is a story given in the Chandogyopanisad which serves to throw some light on the nature of the three Mahd Vyahritis and shows how these are related not only to the three lowest planes of the gaimni GAYATRI solar system and their Devatas but also to the three corresponding tattvas and the three Vedas.