Dakshinamurthy Ashtakam

Lord Dakshinamurthy

AdiSankara has written lot of Stotras, and among those, Sri Dakshinamurthy Ashtakam, was praised by the people, and it is a must for us, to recite this sacred poem in order to get the grace of the Universal Guru Sri Dakshinamurthy. The contents present in the Dakshinamurthy Ashtakam are as follows: I sincerely praise and […]

Dakshinamurthy | Lord Jnana Dakshinamurthi | Medho Dakshinamurthy

Lord Dakshinamurthy

Lord Dakshinamurthy, also referred to as Jnana Dakshinamurthi or Medho Dakshinamurthy, is an aspect of Shiva as a Guru who teaches us the knowledge or Jnana and improves our Medho or Medha shakti (mind power). The aspect of Dakshinamurthy represents Lord Shiva as the universal teacher of wisdom apart from his regular duty of dissolution […]

Lord Dakshinamurthy is Samaveda-Priya?

Lord Dakshinamurthy

It is said that Dakshinamurthy is Samaveda-Priya, does he like Samaveda that much? Why the Lord is referred to as so..? To this question posed by a devotee in his Satsang, Sri Sri Ravishankar of Art of Living, giving explanation in his own words…. It must have been written by people who are associated with […]

What is the meaning of Dakshinamurthy?

Lord Dakshinamurthy

What is the meaning of Dakshinamurthy? To this question in Satsang, Art of Living’s Sri Sri Ravishankar Guruji explaining the meaning of Dakshinamurthy in his own words… Amurtha means that which has no form and cannot be expressed; that which cannot be seen. Lord Shiva, the formless manifestation of infinite space, cannot take a form. It […]