Mysticism of Devi Mahatmya (Worship of God as Mother)
An inspiring and comprehensive exploration of the mysticism behind Devi Puja or Mother Worship. The Devi Mahatmya is a unique scripture dedicated to God as the all-compassionate Divine Mother. Highly mystical stories depict the journey of the soul from the misery of bondage to the Bliss of Liberation. Swami Jyotirmayananda gives us the philosophical meaning of these fascinating stories.
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The Narada Bhakti Sutras composed by Sage Narada centuries before Christ are an incomparable treasure for those who seek to cultivate this Love through the practice of devotion or bhakti. A close study and deep reflection of these Sutras allows one to experience this Divine Love that abides in all. In this book, Swami Jyotirmayananda brings clarity of understanding to this noble work through his profound insight and intuition, conveying the power of Love that melts all differences created by sect, creed or color, allowing the mind to see the Oneness in all.
Pages: 240 | ISBN: 978-0-934664-42-4 | Year Published: 1982
The most loved and revered scripture in philosophical literature. The highest summit of “Perfection” is Self-realization, the goal of life. “Be ye perfect as your Father in Heaven,” said Lord Jesus. This book, through the teachings given by Lord Krishna to the ideal aspirant Arjuna, summarises beautifully the quest, the goal and the journey.
Pages: 120 | ISBN: 978-0-934664-25-7 | Year Published: 1973
The Upanishads constitute the essence of the teachings from the Vedas, laying the foundation for the non-dualistic school of Advaita Vedanta. In this book, Swami Jyotirmayananda brilliantly conveys the wisdom of four major Upanishadic texts – Kena, Mundaka, Prashna, and Ishavasya – in a concise and simple manner. The author’s translation and commentary of these ancient works enumerate for the spiritual seeker, in fine detail, the timeless truths realized through the spiritual revelations of the ancient sages and saints of India.