Category: Sanskrit Chants

Notes From upAdghAta of ādi śankarācārya’s gītā bhāšyam.

Here I will try to give my commentary on the upAdghAta (introduction) of Adi Sankara’s Commentary on the Gita. (Recovered from : https://web.archive.org/web/20140707050322/http://ancientindians.wordpress.com/bhagavadgita/sankaras-gita-bhasyam/) Purusha, Avyakta, Brahmanda : Narayana is beyond the avyakta (undifferentiated) : vyakta or’ the differentiated’ refers to the matter-energy universe that we see manifested all […]

Audio : उ उकार​ ukāra

उ उकार​ उ+क्+आ+र्+अ u u+k+ā+r+a ukāra The sound u उ उ उ u u u Name of śiva उ उवाच​ उ+व्+आ+च्+अ u u+v+ā+c+a uvāca Said उ उपरि उ+प्+अ+र्+इ u u+p+a+r+i upari After उ उदय​ उ+द्+अ+य्+अ u u+d+a+y+a udaya Rise उ उत्थित​ उ+त्+थ्+इ+त्+अ u u+t+th+i+t+a utthita One who is […]

Audio : buddhir balam : Hanumān

बुद्धिर्बलम् यशो धैर्यम् निर्भयत्वम् अरोगता अजाड्यम् वाक्पटुत्वञ्च हनुमत्स्मरणाल्लभेत् । The austerity to practice is remembering Hanumān. The benefits (karmaphala) of this activity are listed in the ślokam as follows. बुद्धि: – buddhih – That which has been learned – Learning र्बलम् – balam – strength यश: – yaśah […]

Audio : śukla yajurvēda śānti mantram.

Listen to Rg Veda śānti mantram : Vangme manasi pratishtita Isa Vasya Upanishad (Complete) Interpretation by Satya Sarada Kandula Buy the eBook or Print Book on Pothi.com Is’A vAsya upaniSad (Isa Upanishad) Excerpt : Peace Invocation : s’Anti mantram AUM pUrNamadah pUrNamidam pUrNat pUrNamudacyatE | pUrNasya pUrNamAdAya pUrNamEvAvas’iSyatE.||0|| AUM s’Antih, s’Antih, s’Antih. Every Upanishad […]

Audio : akāra

Listen. Read. अ अथ​ atha : now अ अनादि – अन + आदि anādi : without beginning अ अभ्यास​ – abhyāsa : practice अ अमर​ – amara : immortal अ अम्बा – ambā : mother, dēvī अ is also one of the names of višńu Practice : अकार​ […]