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Prana – The Vital Energies, Part III

Prana is the air we breathe and connects to Vata. It resides in the heart and is responsible for our kinetic energy. While Ojas is Kapha, with earth and water and stabilizes us and keeps us in the river. Teja relates to fire called Pitta. It is the fire in our body to digest everything, and… Continue reading Prana – The Vital Energies, Part III

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The Hymn of Creation – Nasadya Sukta

Nasadya Sukta - The Hymn of Creation There was neither non-existence nor existence then. There was neither the realm of space nor the sky which is beyond. What stirred? Where? In whose protection? Was there water, bottom-lessly deep? There was neither death nor immortality then. There was no distinguishing sign of night nor of day.… Continue reading The Hymn of Creation – Nasadya Sukta

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The Five Great Elements

The Origin Of The Universe The Indian Vedic scripture state that in the beginning, there was no existence nor non-existence. There was no time, no space, no-nothing. In this absolute void, an entity emerged through an inexplicable intent by means of energy and fire, Brahman was created. Awareness and consciousness emerged, and everything arose from it. The desire… Continue reading The Five Great Elements