What is my relation with the Universe and the Cosmic Entity?

Posted By: Tapas Dev Tag: Q & A Last Update: 18/04/2019
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Nirguńa Brahma is the supreme rank of Brahma, and this status is attained when consciousness is not under the qualifying influence of Prakrti. Saguńa Brahma, the Qualified Supreme Entity, is under the qualifying influence of Prakrti. Saguńa Brahma is also called Bhagaván.

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Who Am I and What Am I?

Posted By: Tapas Dev Tag: Q & A Last Update: 02/04/2019
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Human beings form the last stage in the evolutionary ladder of the creation. In human beings consciousness is fully and clearly reflected in a physical body made of the five rudimental factors derived from the Cosmic body of the Qualified Supreme Entity (Saguńa Brahma). This clear reflection of consciousness is unit consciousness (átman), and the physical body of the five factors which receives this reflection is called the human body. Thus a human being has unit consciousness (átman) and body.

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What is this World?

Posted By: Tapas Dev Tag: Q & A Last Update: 15/03/2019
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As Brahma is the supreme multiple of the multiplicities of unit consciousness, It is consciousness in its totality. It has been shown earlier that every unit consciousness is non-causal, and so is Brahma – the multiple of all the unit consciousnesses can only be infinite if the multiplicity of unit consciousnesses is infinite. Hence the number of unit consciousnesses has to be infinite. A question here arises about the manner in which Brahma became the multiple of all the unit consciousnesses.

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What Is the Cosmic Entity?

Posted By: Tapas Dev Tag: Q & A Last Update: 13/03/2019
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It has been established that Brahma exists and also that It is Paramátman, Bhúmácaetanya, Universal Consciousness or Consciousness in its totality. Bhúmácaetanya or Cosmic Consciousness or Consciousness in its totality is also known as Citishakti or Puruśa.

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What Is Dharma?

Posted By: Tapas Dev Tag: Q & A Last Update: 13/03/2019
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Human beings are the highest-evolved beings. They possess clearly-reflected consciousness, and this makes them superior to animals. No other being has such a clear reflection of consciousness. Human beings can distinguish between good and bad with the help of their consciousness, and when in trouble they can find a way out, with its help. No one likes to live in misery and suffering, far less human beings, whose consciousness can find means of relief.

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What’s so good about fasting?

Posted By: Tapas Dev Tag: Q & A Last Update: 09/02/2019
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Fasting is one of the secrets of a long life. Your body, and your digestive organs, in particular, are required to work and work without any vacation. You know that you require rest from your work or your school from time to time. In the same way, your digestive system needs a rest from time to time.

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