Warning: include(domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 921

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 921

Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Hindi > हिंदू धर्म > वेद > Subodha Vedanta: Vedanta Made Easy
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Subodha Vedanta: Vedanta Made Easy
Pages from the book
Subodha Vedanta: Vedanta Made Easy
Look Inside the Book
Description
Back of the Book

Generally Vedanta is considered 'serious', 'difficult', 'very high' and 'very dry' and that it leaves us 'high and dry' without any support. Thus the important role of Subodha Vedanta (Vedanta Made Easy). This dialogue between a disciple and his Guru covers important topics of life like the Nature of the Self, Proof of God and Purpose of Creation. It shows us that Vedanta is easy, interesting and practical and it is possible to free ourselves from the 'world¬wide spread web' of maya.

Swami Tejomayananda's commentary on his own composition is lucid, easy to read, introspective and peppered with humour. It inspires the reader to embark on an inward journey towards peace and happiness.

Introduction

Vedanta is the very essence of the Vedas and the ultimate in Hindu thought and knowledge. Generally we hear people calling it 'serious', 'difficult', 'very high' or 'very dry', or that it leaves us 'high and dry!' This is not true. Vedanta is very interesting as it speaks about me, my life, my true nature and my goals. It can be a lot of fun as it makes me realize how ridiculous my cares and worries actually are, and how easy it is to be happy. It can be taught in a scholarly way or it can be made very easy. 'Subodha Vedanta' is an attempt to make Vedanta easy to understand.

My playful mood has got me sometimes into trouble, but at one time, it led me to something beautiful. During the 16th Vedanta Course in Mumbai, I was asking some people in jest - '0 friend! Where are you going?'1 This playful mood continued and started the composition of a series of Sanskrit verses at different times. Various types of Vedanta emerged in pairs and troika of verses. Later they were put together into a sequence which I present now as Subodha Vedanta.

God creates effortlessly. With His blessings, we too can create effortlessly. So is Subodha Vedanta composed by me? Yes. Yet I truly feel that it was inspired and blessed by God as the verses emerged effortlessly.

The 3rd Vedanta Darshan Course in Feb 2017, at Chinmaya Gardens, Coimbatore, gave me an opportunity to give discourses on Subodha Vedanta for the first time, to some sincere students of Vedanta.

Swami Aparokshananda (Melbourne) transcribed the talks. Brni. Darshika Chaitanya typed the edited version. I am grateful to all who edited and re-edited, designed and got it ready for print. My sincere thanks to Sri Thakur (Tarapur) for sponsoring the first print of one more of my compositions. May the grace of Pujya Gurudev be on him and his family?

May this composition and its commentary enable seekers to understand Vedanta easily and thoroughly ?

Contents

Introduction i
Invocation (prarthana) 1
Qualification of the Student (sisya-laksanam) 5
Qualification of the Guru (Guru-laksanam) 18
The Nature of the Self (Atma-svarupam) 30
Proof of God (Isa-siddhih) 38
Five Types of Faith (pancadha sraddha) 49
Enquiry of Means and Goal (sadhana-sadhya-vivekah) 58
Enquiry into Spiritual Practices (sadhana-viveka) 69
Crossing over Maya (maya-santaranam) 78
Purpose of the Universe (jagatah prayojanam) 91
Types of Liberations (mukti-prakarah) 102
Bliss of Liberation (jivanmuktanandah) 112
Gratitude (krtaijnata) 121
Transliteration of Footnotes 127

 

Sample Pages






Subodha Vedanta: Vedanta Made Easy

Item Code:
NAO673
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2018
ISBN:
9788175977358
Language:
Sanskrit Text With Transliteration and Word-to-Word Meaning English Translation
Size:
7.0 inch X 5.0 inch
Pages:
140
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 95 gms
Price:
$13.00
Discounted:
$10.40   Shipping Free
You Save:
$2.60 (20%)
Look Inside the Book
Be the first to rate this product
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Subodha Vedanta: Vedanta Made Easy
From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 1218 times since 9th Jun, 2019
Back of the Book

Generally Vedanta is considered 'serious', 'difficult', 'very high' and 'very dry' and that it leaves us 'high and dry' without any support. Thus the important role of Subodha Vedanta (Vedanta Made Easy). This dialogue between a disciple and his Guru covers important topics of life like the Nature of the Self, Proof of God and Purpose of Creation. It shows us that Vedanta is easy, interesting and practical and it is possible to free ourselves from the 'world¬wide spread web' of maya.

Swami Tejomayananda's commentary on his own composition is lucid, easy to read, introspective and peppered with humour. It inspires the reader to embark on an inward journey towards peace and happiness.

Introduction

Vedanta is the very essence of the Vedas and the ultimate in Hindu thought and knowledge. Generally we hear people calling it 'serious', 'difficult', 'very high' or 'very dry', or that it leaves us 'high and dry!' This is not true. Vedanta is very interesting as it speaks about me, my life, my true nature and my goals. It can be a lot of fun as it makes me realize how ridiculous my cares and worries actually are, and how easy it is to be happy. It can be taught in a scholarly way or it can be made very easy. 'Subodha Vedanta' is an attempt to make Vedanta easy to understand.

My playful mood has got me sometimes into trouble, but at one time, it led me to something beautiful. During the 16th Vedanta Course in Mumbai, I was asking some people in jest - '0 friend! Where are you going?'1 This playful mood continued and started the composition of a series of Sanskrit verses at different times. Various types of Vedanta emerged in pairs and troika of verses. Later they were put together into a sequence which I present now as Subodha Vedanta.

God creates effortlessly. With His blessings, we too can create effortlessly. So is Subodha Vedanta composed by me? Yes. Yet I truly feel that it was inspired and blessed by God as the verses emerged effortlessly.

The 3rd Vedanta Darshan Course in Feb 2017, at Chinmaya Gardens, Coimbatore, gave me an opportunity to give discourses on Subodha Vedanta for the first time, to some sincere students of Vedanta.

Swami Aparokshananda (Melbourne) transcribed the talks. Brni. Darshika Chaitanya typed the edited version. I am grateful to all who edited and re-edited, designed and got it ready for print. My sincere thanks to Sri Thakur (Tarapur) for sponsoring the first print of one more of my compositions. May the grace of Pujya Gurudev be on him and his family?

May this composition and its commentary enable seekers to understand Vedanta easily and thoroughly ?

Contents

Introduction i
Invocation (prarthana) 1
Qualification of the Student (sisya-laksanam) 5
Qualification of the Guru (Guru-laksanam) 18
The Nature of the Self (Atma-svarupam) 30
Proof of God (Isa-siddhih) 38
Five Types of Faith (pancadha sraddha) 49
Enquiry of Means and Goal (sadhana-sadhya-vivekah) 58
Enquiry into Spiritual Practices (sadhana-viveka) 69
Crossing over Maya (maya-santaranam) 78
Purpose of the Universe (jagatah prayojanam) 91
Types of Liberations (mukti-prakarah) 102
Bliss of Liberation (jivanmuktanandah) 112
Gratitude (krtaijnata) 121
Transliteration of Footnotes 127

 

Sample Pages






Post a Comment
 
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Subodha Vedanta: Vedanta Made Easy (Hindi | Books)

Essays on Vedanta and Western Philosophies (Vedanta as Interpreted by Sri Aurobindo)
by Arun Chatterjee
Paperback (Edition: 2017)
SRI AUROBINDO PONDICHERRY
Item Code: NAP033
$29.00$23.20
You save: $5.80 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Vedanta Sangraha of Ramaraya Kavi Essentials of Vedanta
Item Code: NAK490
$31.00$24.80
You save: $6.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Understanding Vedanta: A Contemporary Approach (A Collection of Essays To Introduce Vedanta)
Deal 20% Off
by Dhruv S. Kaji
Paperback (Edition: 2012)
New Age Books
Item Code: NAE355
$29.00$18.56
You save: $10.44 (20 + 20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Fundamentals of Visistadvaita Vedanta: A Study based on Vedanta Desika's Tattva-mukta-Kalapa
Item Code: IDE326
$44.50$35.60
You save: $8.90 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Vedanta-Sara of Sadananda: A Work on Vedanta Philosophy
by M. Hiriyanna
Hardcover (Edition: 2004)
Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan
Item Code: IDJ017
$23.00$18.40
You save: $4.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Modern Perspectives on Vedanta (Proceedings of The 20th International Congress of Vedanta)
Deal 10% Off
Item Code: NAJ739
$72.00$51.84
You save: $20.16 (10 + 20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Lectures on Vedanta and Unitary Consciousness (An Old and Rare Book)
Item Code: NAP588
$16.00$12.80
You save: $3.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Lectures on Vedanta and Purposive Life (An Old and Rare Book)
Item Code: NAP587
$16.00$12.80
You save: $3.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Vedanta vs. Psychology
by Dayananda Saraswathi
Paperback (Edition: 2006)
Vijay Foundation
Item Code: NAD371
$12.50$10.00
You save: $2.50 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Great Equation: Doctrine of Advaita Vedanta
Item Code: NAJ960
$16.00$12.80
You save: $3.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
I received the two books today from my order. The package was intact, and the books arrived in excellent condition. Thank you very much and hope you have a great day. Stay safe, stay healthy,
Smitha, USA
Over the years, I have purchased several statues, wooden, bronze and brass, from Exotic India. The artists have shown exquisite attention to details. These deities are truly awe-inspiring. I have been very pleased with the purchases.
Heramba, USA
The Green Tara that I ordered on 10/12 arrived today.  I am very pleased with it.
William USA
Excellent!!! Excellent!!!
Fotis, Greece
Amazing how fast your order arrived, beautifully packed, just as described.  Thank you very much !
Verena, UK
I just received my package. It was just on time. I truly appreciate all your work Exotic India. The packaging is excellent. I love all my 3 orders. Admire the craftsmanship in all 3 orders. Thanks so much.
Rajalakshmi, USA
Your books arrived in good order and I am very pleased.
Christine, the Netherlands
Thank you very much for the Shri Yantra with Navaratna which has arrived here safely. I noticed that you seem to have had some difficulty in posting it so thank you...Posting anything these days is difficult because the ordinary postal services are either closed or functioning weakly.   I wish the best to Exotic India which is an excellent company...
Mary, Australia
Love your website and the emails
John, USA
I love antique brass pieces and your site is the best. Not only can I browse through it but can purchase very easily.
Indira, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2020 © Exotic India