The Sun – Source of Life and Strength

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“We meditate upon the supreme effulgence of the Divine creative Sun, that he may give impulse to our intelligence.” Rig Veda III 62.10

The Sun (Surya) is the visible presence, the vision of the Divine, the cosmic symbol for the Supreme. He is the Divine light and presence that fills all the worlds. ..

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Re-Spiritualization of Human Society for Peace and Love – Vedic Literature Offers Hope

“Human society, at the present moment, is not in the darkness of oblivion. It has made rapid progress in the field of material comforts, education and economic development throughout the entire world. But there is a pinprick somewhere in the social body at large, and therefore there are large-scale quarrels, even over less important issues.

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In the Varāha Purāṇa it is said:

(from Amnaya Sutra of Srila Bhaktivinode)

sarve nityāḥ śāśvatāś ca devād yasya parātmanaḥ heyopadeya-rahitāḥ naiva prakṛtijāḥ kvacit

“All the varied expansions of the Personality of Godhead are transcendental and eternal, and all of them repeatedly descend to all the different universes of the material creation. Their bodies, composed of eternity, bliss, and knowledge, are everlasting. […]