Articles--Vedas

VEDAS

ISHOPANISHAD

Writer : Dr Balvir Acharya || Translator : Dr Ramesh Gupta 2016-12-12

It has only 18 Hymns or Stanzas. Mahatma Gandhi said that if all the Scriptures of Hinduism were destroyed, with the exception of first 3 stanzas of this Upanishad, Hindu Dharma would not suffer total extinction. The mantras of this Upanishad can be grouped in to several parts.....

INDIAN SCHOOL OF PHILOSOPHY: A SYNOPSIS

Writer : Dr Balvir Acharya || Translator : Dr. Ramesh Gupta 2016-05-03

Indian school of philosophy (also, called the Vedic philosophy) sheds lights on some deep and unseen facts. The soul can attain the state of salvation after freeing itself from all the bonds by achieving true knowledge of God, soul and matter. It appears that the sole aim of teachings....

RELEVANCE OF UPANISHADS

Writer : Dr Balvir Acharya || Translator : Dr. Ramesh Gupta 2016-05-02

The Upanishads: The word Upanishad means "to sit near". In ancient times, the seeker student used to sit near the intellectual teachers and understand the depth of spiritual knowledge contained in the Vedas. So those scriptures which contain that spiritual knowledge are called the Upanishads...

FORM OF SOUL ACCORDING TO THE VEDAS

Writer : Dr. Balvir Acharya || Translator : Dr. Ramesh Gupta 2016-05-09

Just like God, the souls are also eternal. The soul never dies or a new is created. When a soul enters a new body, based on both good and bad action in previous births, it is assumed as the birth ....

MEDICAL SCIENCES IN VEDAS

Writer : Dr. Ramesh Gupta 2016-05-09

The word for medical sciences in Vedas is Ayurveda. The word Ayurveda comes from Sanskrit word Ayuh (life) and Veda (knowledge), means the knowledge or science of life. Definition of Ayurveda Charak Samhita further defines Ayurveda as: Hitahitam sukham dukham-ayus-tsya hitahitam. Maanam cha yatro

RIGVEDADI BHASHYA BHOOMIKA

Writer : Puneet Gupta 2016-05-02

Maharishi Swami Dayanand Saraswati Ji has written several books and was also able to translate Yajurveda in its entirety and the Rigveda only up to mandal six before he was taken away from us. He started translating both Yajurveda and Rigveda in Vikram Samwat 1934 or Gregorian year 1877....

ROLE OF VEDAS IN THE ESTABLISHMENT OF PEACE IN THE WORLD

Writer : Dr. Krishna Acharya 2016-05-02

This topic really incorporates peace, harmony, and cohesiveness, throughout all nations of the world. Peace in the world would also mean "a complete elimination of war amongst nations and societies." In this modern era.........

Unhappiness(दुःख) in life, its reasons and solutions

Ramesh Gupta MD 2018-01-17

Everyone in life wants to be happy. Unfortunately, happiness and unhappiness are two sides of the same coin. Vedic scriptures clearly state that lasting happiness is a state of aananda, for which there in no word in English and there in no opposite state.