The ringing of the bell produces what is regarded as an auspicious sound. It produces the sound Om, the universal name of the Lord. There should be auspiciousness within and without, to gain the vision of the Lord who is all-auspiciousness. @OmTheReality@DharmoRakshathi@jkd18
Bhavarth: This all-pervading air extending itself in the atmospheric region is the second associate or co-operant of the sun which is the source of evaporation and moistening and protection and to which our all .
Meaning: O learned person I ask you about the last boundary of the earth? I ask you about nature of the fecundating power of a virile person who is mighty like a horse.
I ask about the highest pitch of the Holy speech? @Aadishakti_101@harshasherni@tripathisam2020 @MYNKBHRDWJ
Summary: The limit of the earth is sky and sky is spherical so earth is round .
There is another Richa in Rig Veda 10/22/14
This is understood as prostration but it actually refers to paying homage as we do today when we greet each other with a namaste.
Namaste could be just a casual or formal greeting, a cultural convention or an act of worship. @Gaandivdhaari@jamwal_rocky@Temple_Phantom
(one who moves with the husband on the path of dharma; righteousness and duty).
This is how ancient Vedic culture viewed the partnership of husband and wife.
In Rig Veda(10.85), the marriage hymn, states that the @hgoyal1@sinhapurna13@iamvinitshinde
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daughter-in-law should be treated as a queen, sāmrajni, by all the family members especially the mother-in-law, husband, father-in-law.
Woman is designated as:
Aditi, because she is not dependent (Nirukta, 4/22)
The great (thing) moves; goes up; goes down; for purity; and to be availlable for the good. (Actually), the Sun brings these great distant objects to remove all dearths
जैसे (विश्वा) सब (दुरिता) दुष्ट दुःखों को
(अप) (बाधमानः) दूर करता हुआ (यजतः) संगम करने योग्य (देवः) श्रवण आदि ज्ञान का प्रकाशक वायु (प्रवता) नीचे मार्ग से (याति) जाता आता और (उद्वता) ऊर्ध्व मार्ग से (याति) जाता आता है और जैसे सब दुःख देनेवाले अंधकारादिकों को दूर करता हुआ (यजतः) संगत होने @MohanShobitha@saffornita
is maintained continuously - Akhanda Deepa. All auspicious functions commence with the lighting of the lamp, which is often maintained right through the occasion.
Light symbolizes knowledge, and darkness - ignorance.
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The Lord is the "Knowledge Principle" (Chaitanya) who is the source, the enlivener and the illuminator of all knowledge. Hence light is worshiped as the Lord himself.
Knowledge removes ignorance just as light removes @MohanShobitha@SoniUpadhyaya@kkay_patel@TheMumbaiGirl_