Kapila GitaKapila (Hindi: कपिल ऋषि) was a Vedic sage. Traditional Hindu sources describe him as a descendant of Manu, a grandson of Brahma. Kapila-Gita. Kapila Muni starts from rock-bottom fundamentals. It is the mind that is the villain of the piece. Both for the bondage of the jIva and for its release from . book, Teachings of Lord Kapila, the Son of Devahuti, is based on a .. the Bhagavad-gita (): “The bewildered spirit soul, under the in.
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Let the whole world drown in the ecstatic flood of love of Krishna!
Prakriti with its qualities creates a variety of being like itself. For spiritual seekers, for attaining the Reality, there is no path as auspicious as devotion, which unites one to the Lord who is the Self of all beings.
The Lord answers —. You gave me goosebumps. What is the Self?
KAPILA-GITA: The Spiritual Teaching given to His mother Devahuti by Kapila
Kapial of His limbs is imagined and looked at with concentration and one goes on meditating on His limbs from toe to head. The text begins with the words of Saunaka, the foremost of the sages kapipa Naimisaranya, the vastly learned sages to whom Srimad-Bhagavatam was originally spoken some thousands of years ago.
But, for the one who has made the ascent to samAdhi-yoga there is neither the cognition of the body or the universe associated with it. Sankhya is both a system of metaphysics, dealing with the elemental principles of the physical universe, and a system of spiritual knowledge, with its own methodology, culminating in full consciousness of the Supreme Absolute.
Time is the twenty-fifth element. Devotion is the single-pointed natural flow of thoughts along with senses by the guNa-s and actions understood by the scriptures, towards the Lord who is purity itself.
It is considered by Me that it is the mind, indeed, that is the cause for bondage and liberation of the Self. Im gia and have been chanting Hare Krishna and hanging out at a Temple for 18 years. The self-realized soul is thus reflected first in the threefold ego and then teugu the body, senses and mind. The mind withdraws from all material distractions. Kapila Gita is unique in it’s own way as it teaches advaita-bhakti. That doership causes bondage of samsAra and enslaves this non-doer, witness, and peaceful Self, the Lord.
Therefore, the mind which is extremely attached to wrong ways should be slowly brought under control by intense practice oapila devotion and dispassion.
The fortunate mother, Devahuti, who had all this teaching straight from the Lord Himself, who manifested as her son, followed the path that was chalked out by Him and in due time she reached that supreme abode glorified by Him. June 30, at 9: In order to attain this muktione should desist from the mundane distractions of prakRRiti.
Now Actually Printing Books! Peaceful men of forbearance and compassion, without enemies, and the well wishers of all beings, are the best among all noble people. Even a dot-eater becomes fit for sacrificial rituals purifiedby listening to and kspila Your name, by prostration to You, and by remembering You even once.
I have a question I was reminded japila while reading the comments. This is advaita- bhakti. Your email address will not be published. What if the prakriti does not leave the puruSa due to mutual interdependence and eternal coexistence?
Kapila, however, is not an ordinary philosopher or sage. Continued from SBAB — 3.
Thus, by brooding over the other prakritiman assumes doership of actions that are actually done by giga qualities of prakriti.
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The bondage of puruSa by prakriti is burnt up by spiritual practices performed day and night by prakriti body-mind itself, like the fuel by the fire in the cup of the araNi. He is beginningless, sourceless. They revel in serving My feet and doing activities for Me.
He shines by Himself. It is the reflected Sun in the water contained in the vessel. Thus ends Kapila gita. Her mind absorbed in vAsudeva, devahUti, was unaware of her own body which was transformed by austerity and yoga, and protected by God, she sat with hair open, unconscious even of her clothes.
He never pleases Me even if he worships with proper rituals and paraphernalia. Following this the sage Kapila answers questions of Devahuti regarding the path of Bhakti which will lead to the Realisation of all that has been explained in terms of PrakRRiti and Purushha.
This is because Srila Prabhupada preached in English, his original teachings are in English, and that is the best way to understand them, in the original way as he presented them in English.
I shall now explicitly expound tleugu you the differentiating characteristics of various entities, knowing which man becomes free of various entities, knowing which a man becomes free from the qualities of prakriti. Thank you for the reply. And this involves him in the samsAra of births and deaths. His lotus feet, His legs and thighs, the waist, the navel, the chest, the neck, the face, the smile — on each one of these one should stay long by meditation.
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Our journey too is to go back to this state where there is no one else other than Self. December 16, guta 8: Haribol, a new aspiring devoote here. By Thy Grace, at the end of many lifetime, I have gained in You an excellent eye guide that can penetrate that blindening darkness of ignorance and infatuation which if difficult to cross.
Posted by Indiaspirituality Amrut at 9: I prostrate to you, the greatest amongst the knowers of the noble truth. They are truly transcendental!