Guru Purnima is to come 12th july 2014 , I thought i should write about this for galleryofgods followers.
Hindus append vital vitality to otherworldly masters. Masters are regularly likened with God and constantly viewed as a connection between the individual and the Immortal. In the same way that the moon sparkles by reflecting the light of the sun, and commends it, all supporters can surprise like the moon by picking up from their Gurus.
WHAT IS GURU PURNIMA?
The full moon day in the Hindu month of Ashad (July-August) is seen as the promising day of Guru Purnima, a day holy to the memory of the extraordinary sage Vyasa. All Hindus are obliged to this aged holy person who altered the four Vedas, composed the 18 Puranas, the Mahabharata and the Srimad Bhagavata. Vyasa even taught Dattatreya, who is viewed as the Guru of Gurus.
WHY WE CELEBRATE GURU PURNIMA? WHAT IS ITS IMPORTANCE?
This day is of profound importance to the ranchers, for it proclaims the setting in of the highly required downpours, as the appearance of cool showers introduce crisp life in the fields. It is a decent time to start your otherworldly lessons. Generally, profound seekers initiate to increase their otherworldly “sadhana” from this day.
The period “Chaturmas” (“four months”) starts from this day. Previously, meandering otherworldly experts and their devotees used to settle down at a spot to study and talk on the Brahma Sutras made by Vyasa, and captivate themselves in Vedantic talks.
SWANI SHIVANAND TELLS IMPORTANCE OF GURU?
He asks: “Do you acknowledge now the holy essentialness and the preeminent significance of the Guru’s part in the advancement of man? It was not without reason that the India of the past precisely tended and kept alive the light of Guru-Tattva. It is in this manner not without reason that India, after a long time, age after age, honors once more this aged idea of the Guru, reveres it and pays tribute to it over and over, and consequently re-asserts its conviction and devotion to it. For, the genuine Indian realizes that the Guru is the main insurance for the single person to transcend the subjugation of distress and passing, and experience the Consciousness of the Reality.”
- All hopefuls up and about at Brahmamuhurta, at 4 o’clock. They ponder the Guru and serenade his supplications to God.
- Later in the day, the hallowed love of the Guru’s Feet is performed. Of this love it is said in the Guru Gita:
Dhyaana moolam guror murtih;
Pooja moolam guror padam;
Mantra moolam guror vakyam;
Moksha moolam guror kripa
“The Guru’s structure ought to be pondered upon; the feet of the Guru ought to be revered; his words are to be dealt with as a hallowed Mantra; his Grace guarantees last liberation”.
- Sadhus and Sannyasins are then venerated and encouraged at twelve.
- There is persistent Satsang throughout which talks are hung on the wonderfulness of commitment to the Guru specifically, and on profound subjects all in all.
- Meriting competitors are started into the Holy Order of Sannyas, as this is a profoundly favorable event.
- Faithful teaches quick and use the entire day in request to God. They additionally take crisp determines for otherworldly advancement.
FOLLOW GURUS ADVICE
After shower, revere the lotus feet of your Guru, or his picture or picture with blooms, products of the soil, incense and camphor. Quick or take just drain and apples and oranges the entire day.
Toward the evening, sit with different fans of your Guru and examine with them the glories and teachings of your Guru.
“Then again, you may watch the pledge of quiet and study the books or compositions of your Guru, or rationally reflect upon his teachings. Take new determines on this sacred day, to tread the profound way as per the statutes of your Guru.
“Around evening time, gather again with different fans, and sing the Names of the Lord and the glories of your Guru. The best type of love of the Guru is to take after his teachings, to sparkle as the very epitome of his teachings, and to spread his superbness and his message.”
WISH YOU ALL HAPPY GURU PURNIMA
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