Bhugola varnanam by sri vadiraja tirtha maharaja in Sanskrit. found at http://www. To make clear the conecpt and details of the Geography of the whole universe consisting of the fourteen lokas as described In Bhugola Varnanam by Sri. Bhugola Varnanam – An ancient book on Puranic Cosmology
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Thus they occupy a total area of 70, yojanas. Only, they need to be carefully made use of to guard against interpolations, omissions or additions. Saint Sri Vadiraja has pointed out that ‘Aikya’ means ‘Ekatra bhavah’ or being toge- ther, and not ‘Ekasya bhavah ‘ or becoming one.
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The other gods there, also use it. And while all the ancient texts use the Eagle to describe the 8th sign, in this text of the Puranic Age the lower symbolism is used — that is, the symbol descriptive of the darker side of the 8th stage, precisely the power of darkness and ignorance that must be conquered by the aspirant so as to emerge from the clutches of Death like a soaring Eagle to replace the Scorpion.
It is populated by Siddhas and rsis in large numbers. Upward, eastward, westward, north or varnanaam, or in any other direction it measures 25 crore yojanas.
Bhugola Varnanam Badarayana Murthy
Sri Badarayana setting his bias should embark on a study of the various authenticated books by different authors to understand the original picture instead of sticking to the age old imaginary theories. The point to note, however, is that the Eagle is the higher symbol of the 8th sign, the only one in the zodiac to have a higher and lower symbolism. This river is called ‘Mandakini’ in the Himalayas.
They are never completely filled up. Theii religion is for them and your religion is for you. Sri V Badarayana Murthy has made a deep study in this respect and has dealt with the ancient texts on scientific lines.
Bhugla speaking, this is only to make us to see the difference between Adi Sesa and Maha Visnu In the case of the latter it is no weight at all. But there is sufficient scope for further scrutiny on received knowledge which is paraded barnanam our children. Buugola during “Maha pralaya’ the long period following final dissolution of the universejust even like Vaikunta loka, this hell remains in its place without undergoing extinction by the consuming fire of ‘Pralaya’ and the like.
But, one who knows the truth, laughs at the modern man for his sheer ignorance.
He also says that this region has not been properly surveyed. Quoting from the Psalms of David, the following lines are given – “Thou didst set the bhuggola on its foundations, so that it should never be shaken Thou didst cover it with the deep as with a garment; The waters stood above the mountains At thy rebuke they fled; The mountains rose, the valleys sank down to the place which thou didst appoint for them.
Above her, presiding over the third section, is Lord Siva, the Master of the Ego principle; and he makes the self to feel, ‘I know’.
And it is really the ‘big bang’ within the Brahmanda that has been responsible for the creation of the elements of air, burning bodies, the planets and the vast earth, crore miles in diameter, not the planet earth. Badarayana Murthy has analysed the contents of this great work in a simple and clear manner. Antheon May 9, at 8: But this should be no hin- drance to those who bhugooa honest efforts to know things as they are.
They do not know the excellence of my being, which is changeless and very very superior in every respect. Their reasoning was that since the zodiac was introduced to India by the Greeks, there could be no evidence of its symbols in the Veda which pre-date the Greek arrival by many centuries.
A day of Brahma is equal to ‘Mahayugas’ – the four bhugolaa Krta, Treta, Dvapara and Kali put together; and his night is of equal duration.
Being scared by the ruffles resulting from religious fervour, many would like to keep religion away from public life. Not only that; it is just one of the fourteen lokas created by the Lord Even though their truth is varnansm for us by the Lord, Himself, thanks to the doubts injected by Material Science, which is based on imperfect perce- ption and logic based on such faulty perception, even scripturally oriented people feel timid to project the views given by Scriptures.
Vedic information is correct. Thus we see that the mind varannam of five departmental functions, of which we are well aware of the outermost compartment and have vague vanranam of the other four.
There is a reason why NONE of your fanciful theories have stuck. Barring the space occu- pied by the three mountain ranges Gandhamadana, Jatara and Devakuta the Bhadrasva Varsa measures 27 thousand yojanas from west to east. After that is ‘ Kusadvlpa’ where Kusa grass clusters grow very very tall like blazing pillars.
These praises to Vishnu, bhugolz where the tale of his Three Strides to measure the universe arose, are unique; but only the contemporary Rishi who has undergone the same Journey is in a position to disclose in what way they are indeed unique.
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Modern findings, though approximating Vedic truth, are nevertheless faulty to a large extent. Moving slower than the Kala Cakra, the sun touches the constellations behind, gradually, one after the other. In Srimad Bhagavatam, the hells are said to be located beneath the earth, but above Ghanodaka. Is this not analogous to the conscious mind and sub – conscious mind of modern psychology? It must therefore have higher and lower parts, Jambudvipa being at the highest level.
In the Rig Veda there is only one hymn addressed directly to Vishnu; it is nonetheless crucial to the discovery that the Line of Ten Avatars originated in the Vedic Age and not later.
The heads of the two demons have occupied the status of planets having just tasted a few drops of nectar. We go through religious duties vzrnanam ceremonies without actually believing in their foundations. Pravin makes out a case to show how the modern mind is viciated by total de pen- dance on the Darwinian theory of evolution. The learned say that it is at a height of one lakh yojanas.