Favorite Quotes

“Not all of us are called to be hermits, but all of us need enough silence and solitude in our lives to enable the deeper voice of our own self to be heard at least occasionally. “

– Thomas Merton

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. ..

Surya [...]

Vimanas – Ancient Vedic Spacecraft

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In the Vedic literature of India, there are many descriptions of flying machines that are generally called Vimanas. India’s national epic, The Mahabharata, is a poem of vast length and complexity.

According to Dr. Vyacheslav Zaitsev: “the holy Indian Sages, in the Ramayana for one, tell of “Two storied celestial chariots with many windows” [...]