Mystic Passages 2 – Sri Suktam (part-4)

Here we continue our explorations of Sri Suktam into the 5th and 6th stanzas.


21) Gayatri & The Mantra

This article showers some light upon the meter of Gayatri and the mantra of Savitri, also known as Gayatri Mantra. It gives a brief introduction, meaning of the mantra and also points out some misconceptions in regard to this mantra as well as suggesting some cautionary points.

Lalita Sahasranama (names:1 to 30)

Final version of first set of thirty names: 1 to 30 of Lalita Sahasranama. This includes the description of “Vāgbhavakūtaṃ” or “The group (kūtaṃ) of names that describe about the externalization (bhava) of the WORD of GOD (Vāk)” which is the region of her whole head including the bridge of neck

Lalita Sahasranama (Introduction)

I am going to venture into a long series of articles, on Lalitā Sahasra Nāma – The thousand names of Lalita Dēvi. This will be written in parts of 16 names per article (some times depends on the length of descriptions of the names). Such a division will give me time to condense my understanding in a systematic way and also to you, the time to assimilate my exposition. I will try to bring out the beauty that I see, as well as some esoteric points, if HER grace allows me to realize any.

11) Spiritual Symbolism of a Woman

A woman is more than what we think we know of. After reading this article, I am sure you would have gained a different perspective on woman. I tried to look at concept of ‘woman’ through the lens of ancient wisdom. Though the sight is limited, but may throw some fresh light!