Panchanga dosha

Panchanga Dosha When Varesh and Tithi lord are same or together in relation in the chart, Panchanga dosha occurs. Because there is the mixing of Agni and Jala tattva. Only one, either health or relationship will be better, both will not be good. When Karanesh and Nakshatra lord are same, or together in relation in…

Types of Marriages

Types of Marriages Sacred literatures of the Vedic tradition mentions about different types of marriages. When the father of the daughter after making a thorough assessment of the conduct and disposition of the person, his deeds and achievements, his learning and character, bestow the daughter to such a bridegroom then such a marriage is known…

Milk the cow or not?

Many ask whether one should milk the cow or not? If the King has to protect the country and maintain law and order, he must collect the tax in such a way that it does not hurt the citizen and the citizen has enough for himself, while the king gets a share that will help…

Two types of Medicines – Aushadham and Bheshajam

Two types of Medicine as per Ayurveda aushadham bheshajam proktam dviprakaram cikitsitam, tayorvisesham vakshyami bheshajaushadhayordvayoh aushadham dravya saàyogam bruvate dipanadikam, hutavratatapodanam santikarma ca bheshajam There are two types of medicine, namely, “Aushadham” and “Bheshajam”. Aushadham is that which is made up by mixing various medicinal ingredients and tonics. Whereas, Bheshajam is medicine or cure through…

Joking between Guru and disciple

By Bharat Chandra Dasa   guruna=with guru; api=also; samam=equally; hasyam=joke; kartavyam=must do; kutilam vina=without any evil mindedness; harsamarsayutaù=engaged in expressing joy or grief and concern; sisyah=of the disciple; guruh=the guru; kautilyasamyutah=with sarcasm; ubhau tau=both of them; nirayam=hell; yato=go; yavad=until; acandratarkam=the existence of the moon and stars Translation: One must only involve in joking and laughing…

Determining Chandrabala and Tarabala

Determining Chandrabala& Täräbala   It is to be noted that one pointed devotion to Lord Hari is all ‘bala’ or strength that can be received from all favorable planetary positions combined! Saint Purandara Dasa has sung a beautiful song in this connection “balavu balavayya…” However, to check Chandrabala is also important as ordained by the…