Category: Devata

Padmasana, Padmanabha : Yogic Interpretation

Recovered from : http://ancientindians.wordpress.com/2009/10/07/kamalasana-padmasana-yogic-and-literal-interpretations/ “Padmasanasthithe Devi, Parabrahma Swaroopini… Oh Devi! seated in a Padmasana, whose form is that of Parabrahma…” so begins a stotra in praise of  Devi. Brahma is referred to as Sarasijasana, Padmasana, Kamalasana All meaning “Lotus – Asana”. Does Padmasana refer to sitting on a lotus as shown […]

Adityas

Adityas : As per the Linga Purana : Aditi’s sons were the twelve Adityas, named Indra, Dhata, Bhaga, Tvashta, Mitra, Varuna, Aryama, Vivasvan, Savita, Pusha, Amshuman and Vishnu. Vivasvan is father of Vaivaswatha Manu. Bhaga, Mitra, Savita, Pusha, Vivaswan and Amshuman are sometimes taken to be the names of Surya Deva. Dhata is […]

Audio : ई ईकार​ ī īkāra

ई ईकार​ ī īkāra ī+k+ā+r+a The sound ī ई ई ई ī ī ī A name of lakṣmī ई ईश्वर​ ई+श्व+र​ ī īṣvara ī+ś+v+a+r+a The best of Gods ई ईशा ई+शा ī īśā ī+ś+ā By īśa, by Him whose will commands everything, By God. ई ईप्सित​ ई+प्+स्+इ+त​ ī […]