Exploration & analysis of theological and philosophical Islamic concepts from a rationalistic view point without a sectarian bias – Pt. 1

  Exploration & analysis of theological and philosophical Islamic concepts from a rationalistic view point without a sectarian bias – Pt. 1       Comments by Gurupādācārya Svāmī of BRVF –     Definition of Islam taken and paraphrased (from Page 7 of the English book Similarities between Hinduism and Islam compiled by Usman… Read More

श्रीमद्भागवतस्य ज्ञानसाधनत्वादपि परमुपादेयत्वं रसस्वरूपेण कैवल्यमभिव्याप्यत्वात्

श्रीमद्भागवतस्य ज्ञानसाधनत्वादपि परमुपादेयत्वं रसस्वरूपेण कैवल्यमभिव्याप्यत्वात् (केवल संस्कृत में / Only in Sanskrit)       १) प्रश्न: —   प्रमाणं नाम (यथावत्) ज्ञानसाधनमेव वा उत किमपि अन्यद्वैशिष्ट्यमस्ति वा ? प्रमाणस्य परमं प्रयोजनं किम् ?     १) उत्तरम् –   गौडवैष्णवमते तु श्रीमद्भागवतं प्रमाणममलमेतत्सम्प्रदायप्रवर्त्तकैः श्रीमच्चैतन्यदेवैः यच्च विनिर्दिष्टं यथा – “आराध्यो भगवान्व्रजेशतनयस्तद्धाम वृन्दावनं रम्या काचिदुपासना व्रजवधूवर्गेण… Read More

अपौरुषेय: वेदपञ्चकः / अपौरुषेय पाँच वेद / Trans-human five Vedas (mostly, in Sanskrit & Hindi, with scarce English)

  अपौरुषेय: वेदपञ्चकः / अपौरुषेय पाँच वेद / Trans-human five Vedas (mostly, in Sanskrit & Hindi, with scarce English)       अवतारणा –   अत्रैवावलोकनीयमेतत् – “प्रत्यक्षञ्चानुमानञ्च शास्त्रं च विविधागमम् । त्रयं सुविदितं कार्यं धर्मशुद्धिमभीप्सता ॥“ – मनुस्मृतौ १२.१५ — तथापि गौडवैष्णवाचार्यै: श्रीलजीवगोस्वामिपादै: तत्वसन्दर्भीयं व्याख्यानमेतत् – तत्त्वसन्दर्भे अनुच्छेदेषु ९ + १० + ११  – “तत्र पुरुषस्य… Read More

उपनयनसंस्कार – गौडीय वैष्णव सम्प्रदाय में (केवल अङ्ग्रेजी/गुरुण्डा/यावनी में) / Upanayana-saṁskāra in Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava Sampradāya

उपनयनसंस्कार – गौडीय वैष्णव सम्प्रदाय में (केवल अङ्ग्रेजी/गुरुण्डा/यावनी में) / Upanayana-saṁskāra in Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava Sampradāya   During the six day process of the upanayana-saṁskāra (sacred-thread ceremony) + samāvarttanam-saṁskāra with avabhṛtha-snānam (early Vedic graduation ceremony performed for the sake of completing the conventional formality) of Vaṭu Soham Chatterjee/Chaṭṭopādhyāya {Gotram – Kāśyapa; Pravara – Raivasa Bhārgavīya; Veda… Read More

करपात्रमतनिरसनम् – चतुर्थांश: / करपात्रीय मत का अपगम – ४था भाग (अधिकांशत: संस्कृत आवृत्ति — किञ्चित् हिन्दी व गुरुण्डा/अङ्ग्रेजी/यावनी के संमिश्रण के साथ) / Refutation of the views held by Late Svāmī Karapātrī – 4th Pt. (Primarily Sanskrit version with a bit of Hindi and English interwoven)

करपात्रमतनिरसनम् – चतुर्थांश: / करपात्रीय मत का अपगम – ४था भाग (अधिकांशत: संस्कृत आवृत्ति — किञ्चित् हिन्दी व गुरुण्डा/अङ्ग्रेजी/यावनी के संमिश्रण के साथ) / Refutation of the views held by Late Svāmī Karapātrī – 4th Pt. (Primarily Sanskrit version with a bit of Hindi and English interwoven)           विद्वद्वर: विश्वासो वासुकि:… Read More

करपात्रानुरागयोर्वृथागल्पनिरास: — तृतीयांश: / दिवङ्गत स्वामी करपात्री एवं अनुरागकृष्णशास्त्री कथावाचक वृन्दावनीय के वृथा गल्प का निरास (दार्शनिक संस्कृत में) / Confutation of the views upheld by Late Karapātrī Svāmī & Anurāgakṛṣṇa Śāstrī Kathāvācaka Vṛndāvanīya (Only in philosophical Sanskrit)

करपात्रानुरागयोर्वृथागल्पनिरास: — तृतीयांश: / दिवङ्गत स्वामी करपात्री एवं अनुरागकृष्णशास्त्री कथावाचक वृन्दावनीय के वृथा गल्प का निरास (दार्शनिक संस्कृत में) / Confutation of the views upheld by Late Karapātrī Svāmī & Anurāgakṛṣṇa Śāstrī Kathāvācaka Vṛndāvanīya (Only in philosophical Sanskrit)       अनुरागार्भकस्य वृथा गल्प: —       करपात्रानुरागयोर्वृथागल्पनिरास: — तृतीयांश: / दिवङ्गत स्वामी करपात्री… Read More

Some thoughts on safeguarding Sanātana-dharma!

Some thoughts on safeguarding Sanātana-dharma!       Among the Hindu youth in Bhārata, nowadays, a lot of craze is seen for the protection of Sanātana-dharma. However, protection of Sanātana-dharma needs much maturity + knowledge of scriptures/traditions and not rowdiness accompanied with whimsical behaviour. Sanātana-dharma does not need alliance of millions of stars (whimsicals not… Read More

The exclusive supremacy of Viṣṇu in the Vedas

The exclusive supremacy of Viṣṇu in the Vedas       The declaration of Bhāllaveya Śruti – “नामानि विश्वाऽभि न सन्ति लोके यदाविरासीदनृतस्य सर्वम् । नामानि सर्वाणि यमाविशन्ति तं वै विष्णुं परममुदाहरन्ति ।“ or “nāmāni viśvā’bhi na santi loke yadāvirāsīdanṛtasya sarvam / nāmāni sarvāṇi yamāviśanti taṁ vai viṣṇuṁ paramamudāharanti //‘’ – clarifies the Vedic usage… Read More

Reason for the political, social and religious decline of Vedic Hinduism in Bengal (medieval via colonial to the post-partition era)

Reason for the political, social and religious decline of Vedic Hinduism in Bengal (medieval via colonial to the post-partition era)       The solidest reason for the fall of Vedāntic Hinduism (not the Hinduism allowing flesh consumption and all sorts of andha-tāmasika worships in the mode of ignorance) in areas of Bhārata like Bengal… Read More