Category Archives: Brahman

Maya to Moksha – The Magic of Maya & Marvellous Reality

‘Reality’ is all-pervasive ONE AND ONLY (Brahman), it includes ‘Maya’ also, the deluding potency.   In the language of science it is ‘matter’, subject to and limited by its properties, having a beginning and end.   ‘Maya’ misleads us to misunderstand it … Continue reading

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Endless Cycle of Birth, Death & Re-Birth

When a salt-doll jumps into the sea, what happens to it? Same fate awaits when a soul merges in Brahman, it no more has identity other than Brahman. On an international flight or passenger-ship, there are several hundred passengers bound … Continue reading

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`Malayatoor` Ramakrishnan – A Memoir

Superb memoir on Malayatoor Ramakrishnan – articulate and eloquently expressed. Continue reading

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Flirting with that maverick Hardik Patel

The news about the planned agitation by Tamil Brahmins in Kerala is depressing for many reasons. Kerala has always been most friendly and respectful to this community of Tamil migrants. The bond for this was the proficiency of Most Kerala … Continue reading

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Is our Universe fake?

I am trying to crack the code, along with all of you. The questions is:   Is the Sun there, therefore,  we see it? or  We see the Sun, therefore,  it is (must be) there? If it is the former, then hypothetically, we … Continue reading

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‘Plight of Palghat Iyers’ – M Lakshman Singh of Bharatiar University is Factually Incorrect

I am surprised that Prof. Singh has presented  totally and, factually, incorrect findings on the migration of Palghat Brahmins from Tamilnadu to Kerala.   Let me set the record straight. My family of Astrologers was among the first batches that … Continue reading

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Monstrous galaxy spotted near the edge of the universe

The Rishis have said “ANATHAA VAI LOKAH”meaning ‘innumerable are the worlds’.   The more we discover, the more remains to discover.   They also said that the entire Universe is “mind stuff”, Einstein also said the same.   Just as … Continue reading

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