Kunal: PRANAAM SWAMIJI..SWAMIJI YEH TANTRA KYA CHEEEZ HAI..ISME EK VAMA MARG HAI JO MEET,WINE ,COPULATION AUR TARAH TARAH K FAALTU CHEEZEIN BATA KAR KEHTA HAI INSE MOKSH MILTA HAI? Kuch log kehtay hai vedo dwaramarg seedha rasta hai balki tantra ek shortcut hai..aur yeh raasta paramhansji ne apnaya tha..kya yeh sach hai swamiji?
Swami Ram Swarup: My blessings to you. Tantra to bahut se vishayon se sambandhit hai jaise Prajatantra , lok tantra, gann tantra. Parantu yeh dukh kee baat hai ki is shabda ka galat prayog bhi ho raha hai. Jaise tantarik jo tona itiyadi karte hain bhoot Pooja vagaira kee baatein karke janta ko gumrah karte hain, jo galat hai, aap vedon se yeh gyan samajh lein ki tantarik athwa tantra vidya naam kee koi cheez nahi hai, yeh satya nahi hai apitu jhoot hai aur inse darne kee koi avashyakta nahi hai. Vaam marg to bahut hee galat aur ved virudh marg hai. Issey janta ko bahut hee haani, andhvishwaas aur paap lagta hai.
Ved to Ishwar ke dwara bataya sachcha marg hai jo manushya ko anadi kaal se shanti deta aaya hai. Hamare Rishi-muniyon , Harishchandra evam Sri Ram, Sri Krishna maharaj, Dashrath jaise anek Rajrishiyon aur unkee prajaon ne ved marg par chalkar apna aur doosron ka kalyann kiya. Aap khud sochein ki jub se duniya bantee hai tabse Ishwar manushya ko hawa par (oxygen par) jeenay ka sadhan deta hai.
Ab kya oxygen se bhi koi short marg bataa sakta hai. Kabhi nahi bataa sakta. Kyunki Ishwar ka banaya niyam kabhi nahi badalta. To ved marg par chalkar sukh shanti aur Ishwar ko prapt karne ke ilawa kya koi doosra short marg bhi ho sakta hai? Kya aisa karke koi, Ishwar ko challenge karke, Ishwar ke niyam badalkar koi short marg banane kee taqat rakh sakta hai? Bhaav yeh hai ki hum sub janta ko Ishwar ke niyam maanne hain, kisi aadmi ke jhoote niyam nahi maanne hain. Anyatha humse paap ho jayega aur Ishwar hamein paap kee sazaa dukh dekar rahega.
Mahek: Guru ji pranam…. Guru ji meri life mai aisa kuch hua hai jisse mai or meri family wale mujhae Le k bahut pareshan rhte hai…mai ghar mai badi hu bhai behan mai..isse unki life pr bhi meri wajah se effect pada hai..kuch bhi accha nhi Ho raha… Har taraf se unsucess hi mil rhi hai…sb bhai behan Shadi k age k hai… Jisse papa ko bahut tension hota hai..unki tension se Mera bhi dimag disturb rhta hai…aap mujhae kuch aisa marg dikhaye jisse hamari pareshaniya kam ho jaye or un se bahar niklne k hame himmat mile…mujhae saal se upar ho gya Ek din mai 1080 bar gayatri mantra ka jaap krte hue..pr kuch bhi sahi hota najar nhi aa raha…plz guru ji kuch raste dikhaye.
Swami Ram Swarup: My blessings to you, my daughter. Beta, kisi ke karmon ka kisi doosre kee personal life par effect nahi padta. Agar ek insaan sachchey raste par chal raha hai to uskee sachchai, uskee mehnat aur us par lagaye jhootey aaropon ka kuchh deir ke kiye to asar ho sakta hai parantu sach ek din saamne aata hee hai. Han! Pareshhani ka karann yeh hai ki insaan apnee ninda ko sunkar ghabrata hai, rota hai aur apnee prashansa ko sunkar khush hota hai. Jabkee Vedic gyan yeh hai ki ninda aur stuti dono mein ek samaan raho. Parantu ek samaan to koi Vedic satya par chalney wala tapasvi hee reh sakta hai, aam insaan to nahi rahta. Doosree baat yeh ki jisne paap kiye hain usey to paap ka phal bhogna hee padta hai, isliye hum burai se sadaa door rahein. Tension mein na rahein koi apitu try –try –try again arthat baar- baar mehnat karke pratyek samasya ka samadhaan khojein. Kewal Gayatri jaap se koi vishesh labh nahi. Rozana hawan aur Gayatri mein kaha”Dhi mahi” arthat dhyaan mein baithna aur mehnat se samasyaon ka samadhaan khojna avashyak hai. Apko nitya hawan karne kee vidhi, local Arya Samaj Mandir mein jaakar seekhnee chahiye, sach par chalne walon kee Ishwar avashya madad karta hai.
Meanwhile, to seek God’s blessings you are advised to do the followings:-
Hard working, devotion, dedication, honesty, services to the parents and elders to follow eternal religion mentioned in Vedas, practice of Ashtang Yoga, discharging moral duties to get progress in education, science simultaneously with spiritualism like, daily havan, to be in contact with the learned Acharya, to get his advice, are some of the pious deeds which make the future bright and obliterate the sorrows, problems, diseases, etc.
One must wake up early in the morning for early morning walk and exercises, must sit on meditation and chant holy name of God, must be away from any addiction and non-vegetarian. Such pious actions lead to long, happy life and bright future.
The Gayatri mantra is as follows —
OM BHURBHUVAHA SWAHA TATA SAVITUR VARENYAM BHARGODEVASYA
DHIMAHI DHIYO YO NAHA PRACHODYAT
Meaning of Gayatri mantra stating each word is as follows. Its meaning is based on
Vedas and Sanskrit grammar. Grammatical hints are in short please.
Om has three Hindi words. Aa, Uu AND Ma. Aa is meant for Aakaar from which three
names of God are built, Viraat, Agni, and Vishwadi. From Uu = uukar from which
Hirannyagarbha, Vayu and Tejas names occur and Ma = makaar from which Ishwar,
Aditya and Praajyan aadi, holy names of God occur. Rigveda mantra 1/164/46 says
God is one but His names are several. But here OM the holy name of God is only being explained.
VIRAAT = Viraat word is made from dhatu ‘Rajrideeptau’ i.e., manifest. Therefore Viraat means He who manifests the universe. As God manifests the universe, thus
Viraat is the name of God. Rigveda mandal 10, sukta 129 states that like potter makes pot from clay, similarly God creates universe from non-alive matter prakriti.
Prakriti is unseen matter. From unseen matter, the whole universe is created in the visible form. Science also says that matter is never destroyed but changes its form.
Suppose a paper is burnt, paper changes its form into ashes. Then ashes are crushed and thrown in air. At this moment, the paper changed into ashes becomes invisible but was never destroyed. Similarly the whole universe at the time of final destruction is turned into prakriti i.e., into unseen form.
AGNI = From dhatu, “ANCHU GATI POOJANAYOHO” the word “AGNI is made. Its meaning is: He who is a form of wisdom. “SARVAJAYEN” i.e., Omniscient. That is, knows each and every atom of universe and even beyond universe. He who is to be known, to be gained and is worshipful. So Agni is the name of God.
VISHWA = Vishwa word is made from dhatu, “VISHPRAVESHANE”. Its meaning is He
in whom the universe is entering or He who is entering the universe. So being
omnipresent, Vishwa is the name of God.
HIRANNYAGARBHA = i.e., ” JYOTIRVAYIHIRANYAM”. Its meaning is, who is the base
of all sun, etc., luminous lokas or He who is the living place of all luminous lokas.
VAYU = from dhatu, “VA GATIGANDHANYOHO”, vayu word is made. Its meaning is
He who holds, gives life and destroys and is the mightiest amongst all. So the name
of God is Vayu.
TEJ = from dhatu, “TIJA NISHANE”, the word Tej is made meaning He who is self
made and self-enlightened and gives light to sun, moon, stars etc. God does not take
light from anywhere but gives light to sun, moon, stars, etc. so the unbroken,
unobstructed/unproduced and eternal form of light is Almighty God and not sun,
moon etc. So the name of God is Tej.
ISHWAR = from dhatu, “ISH ASHWERIYE”, the word Ishwar is made. Its meaning is
whose knowledge is thoughtful and true and He who has unlimited wealth, fortune
and glory etc. Therefore the name of God is Ishwar. Here it is not out of place to
mention that soul (man/woman) has limited qualities and are dependent whereas
God is independent and has unlimited qualities that is why He is God.
ADITYA = from dhatu, “DO AVAKHANDANE”, Aditya word is made. Its meaning is the one who cannot be broken into pieces and thus cannot be destroyed. So God’s name
PRAJAYEN (PRAGYA) = from dhatu, “JYEN AVABODHANE”, Prajayen word is made meaning whose wisdom is totally without any misunderstanding and thus he who
knows every matter and behavior of whole universe without misunderstanding. So
God’s name is Prajayen. So here also it is not out of place to mention that illusion
can never attack on God and God is totally free from illusion.
BHUHU = “BHUHU ITI VAYEE PRANAHA” i.e., He who is the base of lives of universe,
is most beloved, even more than Prann i.e., breath. So Bhuhu is the name of God.
BHUVAHA= “BHUVAHA ITI APANAHA” i.e., He who is totally free from any sorrow,
and the soul removes his own all sorrows after coming in contact with Him. So the
name of God is Bhuvaha.
SWAHA = i.e., “SWAHA ITI VYANAHE” who is omnipresent in the universe and is
holding the same. So the name of God is Swaha.
SAVITUHU = He who creates the universe. So the name of God is Savituhu.
DEVSYA= who gives all pleasure/merriment, so the name of God is Dev.
VARENNYAM = He who is the most supreme and acceptable. God is most supreme
and acceptable for worship.
BHARGAHA = the purest entity (though God is formless, but finding no suitable
English word of Sanskrit word, “SHUDH SWARUPAM” the word entity has been used.)
TAT = i.e., the God i.e., of the purest entity.
DHIMAHI = i.e., we must hold (sort of meditation) because
YAHA = the God
NAHA = our,
DHIYAHA = mind(i.e., in our minds)
PRACHODYAT = by inspiration (fulfil the mind with wisdom)
“We meditate the God who is the base of lives’ of universe, totally free from any sorrow, omnipresent, creates the universe, gives all pleasure/merriment, most supreme and acceptable, purest entity; May the God enlighten our minds with wisdom by His inspiration”.
Here it is not out of place to mention that idea of a (one) Ved mantra is based on ideas of several Ved mantras. So in the above Gayatri mantra, there are three things —-
Bhuhu, Bhuvaha, Swaha, Savituhu, Bhargaha, Devsya are some qualities amongst unlimited qualities of God. These are called Stuti i.e., to say about God with His real qualities and not self made etc.
Secondly Dhimahi means meditation i.e., one should always sit in meditation and do hard and pious deeds for which he will have to study Vedas in full, while discharging moral duties towards family and nation.
Third and last is DHIYO YO NAHA PRACHODYAT. It is a prayer to God explanation of which is cited above.
HOW TO DO HAVAN
Please sit in the morning to perform havan. Havan must be in sunlight then it is more beneficial. Then half a bowl of fresh water with a tablespoon must be with you with small twigs especially of mango tree if possible, havan samagri, ghee, camphor and match box must be there with you. Please sit on sukh asan on four times folded blanket and blanket must be on mat.
Sukh asan i.e., sit on duly folded feet in comfortable position. Then first close your eyes and concentrate between two eyebrows and chant Gayatri mantra three times within heart and not by mouth. Then open your eyes.
Take one spoon of water in right palm. Chant this mantra, OM AMRITO UPASTRANMASI SWAHA and drink the water which you have put in your palm. Then again take the spoon of water in right palm then chant the next mantra, OM AMRITA APIDHANMASI SWAHA, and drink the water. Then again take the water in right palm and chant the mantra, OM SATYAM YASHAH SHRI MAYI SHRI SHRAYTAAM SWAHA, and drink the water. Then wash the right palm while sitting, with the same water kept in bowl.
Then put the twigs into havan kund with one piece of camphor and burn it. During this process chant the Gayatri mantra again and again till such time the fire is lighted sufficiently. Then chant the Gayatri mantra and at the last add the word Swaha and offer ghee with tablespoon, quantity equivalent to 4 to 5 drops. And if you are alone then also offer in fire pinch of havan samagri from your right hand’s finger and thumb avoiding forefinger. So this offering may be of 11 times, 21 times or 51 times as the time suits. It is the simplest way and I have not quoted the complete method of Yajna. The havan with Ved mantras are always offered as the best worship of God only please. Do havan daily and both times.
In the end of hawan, please pray to God to fulfill your desires. I hope God will sure listen to you.
PROCEDURE OF CHANTING
Please, start the day by chanting Gayatri mantra in the early morning sitting on suitable asan like Sukhasan, Siddhasan or Padmasan etc. concentrate on the point between two eyebrows which is called “Agyachakra”. The Gayatri mantra should be chanted along with its meaning both times. Also, please try to perform daily hawan even with Gayatri mantra. Then try to study any of my books daily and put up question if any.
After 15 days chant the Gayatri mantra only thrice thereafter do the name jaap of Almighty God-“Om”. The jaap must be done daily by heart and not orally.