The Gayatri (Sanskrit: गायत्री, gāyatrī) is a Vedic hymn personifying Hindu goddess Gayatri. According to I. K. Taimni, the power of the. I. K. Taimni (Iqbal Kishen Taimni, –) was a Professor of Chemistry at the Allahabad Gayatri; Glimpses into the Psychology of Yoga; Man, God and the Universe · Science and Occultism · The Science of Yoga: The Yoga Sutras of . Results 1 – 17 of 17 GAYATRI. La pratique religieuse journalière des hindous by I-K Taimni and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available.

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Shopping is made easy through the taimnni checkout process with High Security offerings like Bit SSL Certificate provided by Global Safe Security Providers-Verisign so that your online transactions are absolutely safe and secured. The whole of our religious literature is full of references to Pranava and its importance in the unfoldment of spiritual consciousness.

The last is the highest, connected with the supramental state of consciousness and beyond human imagination. The very word bija or seed in reference to these mantras shows its function.

You may say that the outer light has expanded into the innermost light of gayatfi bulb or the innermost light has descended in a greater measure into the outermost light. We need not pursue this idea further.

Gayatri : The Daily Religious Practice of the Hindus

Taimni were both vegetarians, and were lifelong members of the Theosophical SocietyAdyar, Chennai. This is the first step which prepares the ground for its effective use. Another point to be noted with regard to the word dhimahi is that it is plural in form.

His father never married again. Merely in the sense that the tendencies to do evil are to a certain extent counteracted by Gayatri upasana. Dinesh Dalvi marked it as to-read Nov 06, There is a wonderful exhilarating effect in this direct and personal approach to the Divine when the soul pours out its deepest and earnest sentiments before God.

Even they are not above the necessity of working according to the laws of Nature. Law reigns supreme in every sphere of the manifested universe and every natural phenomenon in its minutest detail is governed gayatti law, though miracles may seem to happen sometimes.

Gayatri : I K Taimni :

Gradually, other subsidiary practices were introduced to help those aspirants who were not able to derive any considerable benefit from japa alone.

When Taimni was 11 years old he lost his mother to tuberculosis. Not only does it lead to unlimited vistas of knowledge but it provides the only means of release from the Great Tainmi in which human beings are involved and by which they are bound to the wheel of births and deaths with its attendant miseries.

The main point to keep in mind in the interpretation of the symbols is that the symbol chosen is such that it suggests easily and naturally to the mind the quality or power which is sought to be represented by it. Even in the realm of modern Science we are gradually realizing that all sciences are connected with one another and are really derivatives of one fundamental Science which includes and embraces them all.


So we see that the metre of all the three parts of the Gayatri mantra is gayatri with the exception of the second and third Mahd Vydhritis. The second is the idea which is independent of the words or meanings. Secondly, the wires must be subjected to a definite tension to bring out the required notes.

It will be seen that success in japa is possible only when all the powers and faculties of the sadhaka are concentrated and polarized in the direction of his objective. The sadhaka who is earnest about the achievement of his aim in Gayatri upasana has not only to meditate on the Gayatri mantra at the time of japa but to brood over the meaning of the mantra whenever opportunity offers itself.

A brief outline of this philosophy may therefore be given here before we proceed further in our study. The first part of the Gayatri mantra, as pointed out before, is the Pranava and the three Malia Vyahritis. The doctrine of tattva is one of the subtlest conceptions of Hindu philosophy and cannot be dealt with fully here. The inevitable result of this high-sounding and deceptive doctrine is to convert the ordinary devotee into a passive and negative individual devoid of energy, initiative and enthusiasm, a fit object of exploitation by those who themselves are generally men of great initiative 54 GAYATRI and drive and not conspicuous for any real devotion or complete self-surrender to God.

The particular branch of Yoga which is especially involved in Gayatri upasana is Mantra Yoga. The sddhaka identifies himself with all human beings in invoking Savita and in a way already assumes the unity which he wants to experience directly.

Click on below image to change. On the other hand, the temporary and partial tranquillization and sensitivity which he is able to bring about at the time of his daily practice is bound to raise to some extent the general tone of his mind and character and to contribute towards his progress in a very real manner, provided of course, he is in earnest and does not go through the ceremonies in a routine manner.

According to Hindu philosophy every solar system or brahmanda is a separate self-contained unit in the universe and is presided over by an Isvara in His three aspects of Brahma, Visnu and Mahesa.

They wanted that the sadhaka should have both the advantage of using his imagination, and also of keeping in touch with the realities and truths which these symbols and allegories seek to express.


Pick Of The Day. That is why our Rishis did not bother to study in great detail the phenomena of Nature as modern Science does. The unfoldment begins at the particular stage at which gayqtri sadhaka happens to be standing and can continue without any limit until he reaches the very last stage of Self-realization possible for a human being, Jivan- mukti, Nirvana or whatever name one may like to give to this state of Enlightenment.

Why Shop at SapnaOnline. Nor is it necessary to have this degree of taiimni urge before taking up the practice gaayatri japa. This happens generally when any spiritual tradition passes into the hands of mere priests who are interested in keeping their hold on the followers and being considered as the sole custodians of Divine Wisdom.

Lists with This Tainmi. These two are very different. Both taimi meanings are applicable in the present context. So he needs viveka or buddhic illumination from the moment he enters the path until he crosses the threshold of Nirvana. In such a case the best thing is to consider all these individuals as different functions of the same Divine Being which they really are.

But the progress of Science, especially of physics and chemistry during this century, has corroborated this doctrine almost fully in a very unexpected manner. The symbology of Gayatri Devi is the same as that of the Triune Diety Tndeva —-Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesa—the only difference gayagri that the form is female instead of male.

It is true that Isvara is the Lord of our solar system and the Devatas of the three gayatru are subordinate to Him; still, their influences supply certain elements in the mantra which are specific though at a lower level.

Gayatri being the highest metre naturally serves as the vehicle of Pranava. How are mantras constructed? Amit marked it as to-read Jul 01, The vibrations slowly rearrange the matter of the gqyatri vehicles and harmonize them in such a manner that new states of consciousness can manifest through those vehicles. Mantra Yoga is one of the many methods by which this can be brought about. It carries the prestige of over 47 years of retail experience.

But before attempting taimmni examine and understand the Gayatri mantra we should know what a mantra really is. This does not mean that the whole process of upasana is a subjective phenomenon, a sort of self-delusion which we create to escape from the stresses and strains of life.