Tags: moksha

shAkta siddhAnta – 15

The shAktas believe in the importance of Self-realization as a means to mokSha. It is said to be of a determinate nature and expresses itself in the form of recognition (pratyabhijnA). The sequence of the preliminary state may be described as follows:… more »

gAyatrI cannot grant mokSha?

mudigoNDa nAgalinga shAstrI (1876-1948), one of the foremost scholars and the famous proponent of shrauta shaiva siddhAnta in Andhra desha is not very popular among many of the smArta vaidikas and vaiShNavas, due to his scathing attacks on the philosoph… more »

gopAla kAlikA

evaM bhUtA mahAdevI brahmANDashUnyamadhyagA | sR^iShTisthithikarI devI tArArUpA dayAnvitA || dvitIye chaiva shUnyAnte suvirADrUpadhAriNI | tR^itIye cha mahAshUnye taDitkoTisamaprabhA || nIrAkArA nirAdhArA tArA sarvArthasAdhikA | chaturthaM shUnyamA… more »