Questions & Answers - July 18, 2011

Ajay Kumar: I want to know that what is the name of 16 kala of Lord Krishna with shastra reference
Swami Ramswarup: Sixteen kalas are mentioned in Atharvaveda mantra 7/80/1, 2, 3 and in Yajurveda mantra 8/36 also. They are as under-

Ekshan, prann, shraddha, aakash, vaayu,agni, jal, prithvi, indriya, mann, ann, veeraya, tap, mantra, karma lok, lokonmein naam.

Questions & Answers - July 17, 2011

Lalit: Swamiji pranam I thank you for the wonderful hospitality extended to me by vedmandir on my visit. I am practicing the asans and lom-vilom pranayam plus meditation. During lom-vilom I sweat from the forehead, is it ok or there is some deviation. It is difficult to be in kichdi mudra, should it be discontinued or continued even with discomfort. REGARDS
Swami Ramswarup: My blessings to you, my son. You are always welcome, please. Yes, sweating is no problem. You may go ahead, please. Khichdi mudra should be continued. It is for your benefit, please.

Questions & Answers - July 15, 2011

Rubal: Pranam Guruji, My Question Is What Is The Importance Of The 'Naam' You Give And Since I Dont Have A Naam From You, What Should I Chant? PRANAM
Swami Ramswarup: My blessings to you. I do not give any name but I advice to do name jaap of God like Om. The name jaap of God enable us to concentrate our vritti and thus assist us to do meditation continuously. Yes, you can chant either Gayatri mantra or Om daily both times with its meaning. If it happens that you come here, then further details will be explained.

Questions & Answers - July 14, 2011

R: My father-in-law just died have been told i cannot go to temple for a month is this true and what is the reason thankyou for your response
Swami Ramswarup: I am sorry to listen about the death of you father-in-law. This is not true that on any death, one should not go to temple for one month. The worship should be continued at any cost.

Ravi: What is meaning "antr mantr jadu jantr huuuuuuu"
Swami Ramswarup: It is not Vedic or any authentic holy books’ description. So, being unauthentic nothing can be told.

Questions & Answers - July 13, 2011

PL: What's the literal meaning of 'Swaha'?
Swami Ramswarup: Meaning of Swaha is as under-

There are 7 meanings of Swaha. Swaha means a true deed. So when we study Vedas and offer aahuti in havan kund/bedi with ved mantras then we are doing true deed, the result of which will remain with us to save us from sorrows etc.

Swaha means whatever is in our heart, the same is in our speech.

Swaha means we must not use for our own purpose, any article or good entrusted in our custody by someone.

Questions & Answers - July 12, 2011

Sagar: Swamiji pranam ..!! swamij i clearly understand as per vedas asans are learned to achieve the goal of samaadhi...and not just physical benefits.but is it possible to know the PHYSICAL benefits of the following asans just for knowledge? PAWANMUKTHASAN, UTTANDPADASAN PASHCHIMOTASAN, HULASAN SARWANGASAN ARDHMATSYENADRAASAN PADMAASAN VAJRAASAN. THANK YOU SWAMIJI..
Swami Ramswarup: My blessings to you.

Pawanmuktaasan:-Discharge stomach gas and is beneficial in gastric trouble.

Questions & Answers - July 10, 2011

R K: Swami Ji Charan Sparsh, Ek sawwal puchna tha apse.. " Agar god is everywhere to sharaab main bhi hoga, cigreete main bhi hoga.. har buri cheez main hoga.. phir in cheezo ko bura kyun kaha gaya hai.. agar ap har cheez ka thodi thodi matra main sevan karo to kya burai hai...bus kisi ka bura mat karo..."Krpa karke batayen ki main sahi keh ra hun ya nahi... kunki mujh se sab puchte hain... OM...
Swami Ramswarup: My blessings to you.

Questions & Answers - July 08, 2011

Subhash Gupta: Swami ji parnam, Is there any vedic mantra to remember our Guru Ji before starting daily havan.
Swami Ramswarup: My blessings to you. Your firm decision to remember your guru before starting havan makes you able to remember him. However, Yajurveda mantra 19/39. can be recited.


Questions & Answers - July 07, 2011

Amith: I have a doubt , in a debut someone told me that vedas don't support avatar , vedas are only giving us the wisdom about the truth behind this whole universe is made of one , ( i know that concept ) but what is avatar according to vedas? pleas pleas pleas help me..!!!
Swami Ramswarup: Yes, please. In Vedas, Avtarwad is not mentioned. Vedas give three educations i.e., Philosophy of deeds, knowledge and Worship. In this connection I paste my article.


There are three educations/preach about

Questions & Answers - July 06, 2011

A: I want to perform a griha praveh pooja in my house between November 2011 to February 2012. I want ask all the appropriate dates for this pooja between Nov. - Feb.
Please reply me as soon as possible...........
Swami Ramswarup: In this regard I paste one of my answers –

Shubh Din

All the days, week, month, years, minutes, seconds have been created by God and thus are always pious. Regarding the philosophy of deeds, Vedas tell that we have come here to face the previous

Questions & Answers - July 05, 2011

Indu: Swamiji Charansparsh.We are performing havans at home on different occassions. After giving ghee aahutee to agnee, few drops giving to water also.What is the sinificance of this and I also want to know...
1 If we should continue this throught the havan,
2 Only initially for few aahutees, if yes then what are these aahutees, please specify with their mantras,
3 If it is for all havans or havans for some special anushthans
. Finally what to do with this water mix ghee. With charanpranam

Questions & Answers - July 04, 2011

Suman: Namaste Swami ji, I have read this criticisism of gayatri mantra in a khalistani website, can you reply me the truth. This is the gyatri mantra and it is basic to Hindu Dharma. In the beginning of this Mantra Hindu Rishis have added/ It means “the sun god that makes possible all life frees us from all difficulties and maladies. It is evident one can address one’s prayer to it. It destroys our sins and directs our senses. We contemplate and fix our attention on it.†These days many Hindu scholars interpret Gyatri in respect of God but in fact it is in praise of the sun.