Freedom has many connotations. No freedom can truly be realised without the realization of the spirit. Realization of spirit is the basis of true freedom. There are many aspects of material life which leads to utter bondage. Spelling those out becomes vital if consciousness is to be directed towards its final release. Only in Spiritual freedom can true freedom be completely realized and lived.
One often misinterprets the words culture and tradition. One fails to link these commonly used words to the spirit. For this reason, these words have lost all worth and ,meaning. It is important to rediscover the true sense in the word culture, before trying to promote this word any further.
We read scriptures for a specific purpose. The scriptures are maps that lead us to our source. The once that educate us to read the maps are our seers and sages. Our source is the Lord. The Lord descends to the earthly platform and demonstrates, in practical ways, what we should do and how we should do things. It is vital to understand the importance of Avatars and Sages.
Unless one understands the structure of the Vedic scriptures, one shall be very confused about the way in which Sanatana Dharma has been configured. It is important to understand the position of the original works of the Vedic scriptures, so as to appreciate the deep philosophy and mystery of the life process, which is documented in every detail within these works.
We often misrepresent the concept of Gods and Goddesses. Fundamentally we are usually misinformed about them by the media, by what people of little knowledge as well as our inept sorroundings. It is important that we understand the deep philosophy of the Veda, in order to explore into the concept of a personified God. The more we are able to garner about the concept of God, the more we shall be able to connect to their superior energies.
It is important for the human race to know of its beginnings. Unless we peek into our glorious pasts, we shall never be able to revive our true spirits. The word Aryan, has a lot to do with our true inner character. We have, unfortunately, with the passage of time, gone into a stage of forced unconsciousness. In order to discover the true depths of human possibilities, it is important to revive within us, the glory of our ancient "seers".
The Gods of the RigVeda are better understood if one has a deeper perspective of the Dharma. The gods are not fictitious characters but the very icons, personification of our deepest emotions. Attching ourselves with the god, we shall reclaim our deepest emotions, the emotions of our soul, While understanding the RigVeda, it is important to understand the philosophy of Vedic gods, if at all we intend to draw upon us the benefits of the RigVeda
The Teachings of the RigVeda are unique. It is an adaptation of the way the real universe is fashioned. The RigVeda encompasses various secrets which even the scientists of today cannot imagine or measure with their so-called modern quipments. The whole philosophy of modern science is smaller than the smallest infant when compared to the magnanimity of the teachings of the RigVeda
The Ramayana and the Mahabharatha are beacons for the world. Unless one imbibes the principles and value systems enjoined in these works of wonder, it is impossible to dream of perfection. Perfection in man, simply means to perfect oneself in Truth , in character and Moral values. The Framework of Sanatana Dharma stands on the two pillars of the Ramayana and the Mahabharata and cemented by the mortar of the Bhagavad Gita.
The principles of the RigVeda are not a myth, but the very epitiome of Reality. It is an expression of our True Nature, which all of us have forgotten through a serial degradation of the ages. It is time to revive that spiritual rigor and induce within ourselves that lost fragrance of Dharma, through a thorough understanding of the Spirit of RigVeda