Vedas

Back Then – Nasadiya Suktam

This is the worlds oldest and perhaps the greatest hymn on creation.  It is found in the oldest of religious texts, the Rig Veda 10.129. I find it mystical but also deeply profound in its inquiry of existence. Back Then – Nasadiya Suktam Rig Veda 10.129 BACK THEN, there was neither any being nor non-being.

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Different Rivers leading to the Ocean – Shiva Mahimnah Stotram

trayī sāṅkhyaṁ yogaḥ paśupatimataṁ vaiṣṇavamiti   prabhinne prasthāne paramidamadaḥ pathyamiti ca |   rucīnāṁ vaicitryādṛjukuṭila nānāpathajuṣāṁ   nṛṇāmeko gamyastvamasi payasāmarṇava iva || 7 ||     This is the translation for verse seven of the Shiva Mahimnah Stotram, it stands alone as a wonderful prayer of pluralism: Different paths to realisation are found in the

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