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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 .
Why do we light a lamp?
In almost every Indian home a lamp is lit daily before the altar of the Lord. In some houses it is lit at dawn, in some, twice a day – at dawn and dusk – and in a few it @VandanaJayrajan@Sanjay_Dixit@sambhashan_in@meenakshisharan@Aabhas24
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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