Gurudakshina | Shishya Repaying Guru after completion of formal education

Gurudakshina means paying our great respects to our holy Guru, and willing to satisfy the needs of the Guru, after the completion of our studies in the Gurukulam. This system was an ancient practice which was adopted in the Gurukulam system of Vedic education. The tradition of Gurudakshina can be traced in our ancient texts, […]

Ancient Gurukulam | Educational Place for Studying Vedas, Puranas, Upanishads

Ancient Gurukulam was considered as the best educational place for studying the Vedas, Puranas and Upanishads, and all the students would move with each other in a friendly manner, and their Guru would be a great scholar. Lord Krishna and Balarama have also completed their education in Guru Sandipani’s ashram. But in this todays modern […]