NARADA BAKTI SUTRAM – TAMIL UPANYASAM – FEB-21-2020 : Episode 21
Om Namasivaya Nama:
Narada Bakthi Suthram – Chapter 03 – BakthisAdhanAni:
Yo Vedanyapi Sanyasyathi Kevalam-Vichhinnanuragam Labhathe!
Yo = Whoever, Vedanyapi = Even the instruction of Vedas, Sanyasyathi = Renounces, Kevalam = Purest form of, Vichhinnanuragam = Uninterrupted deep love and devotion, Labhathe = Is achieved.
Meaning: Whoever the devotee who has uninterrupted innocent love and devotion towards God can even renounce the Vedas and its instructions. Here one important thing to note that in Vedas there are selfish, as well as public welfare rituals, are mentioned. The devotee should renounce selfish activities not otherwise. Those who received compassionate blessings from God will automatically be separated from conducting material actions. Those who want to come out of transmigration cycle must renounce all types of selfish actions without any exception.
Sa Tharathi Sa Tharathi, Sa Lokamsthaarayathi!
Sa = Such devotee, Tharathi = Escapes/Crosses, Lokamsthaarayathi = He takes other people also and crosses the Maya.
Meaning: Various Acharyaas recommended different types of method to overcome Maya and to merge with God. However, Sage Narada Rishi carefully selected the best among those convictions and presented to the welfare of all. Renouncing all types of sensual pleasure-giving acts and develop a strong determination to realize the God is what the ultimate approach for a true devotee. Those who surrendered to God and serve selfless actions without any expectations will attain Mokha (Liberation). Not only that, according to God, such devotees would purify the universe itself. Therefore, the benefit of pure devotion not only benefits the devotee but also the entire universe. Therefore, everyone should try to create pure devotees as a service to God.
NARADA BAKTHI SUTHRAM – CHAPTER 04 – BAKTHI LAKSHANAM:
Anirvachaneeyam = Unexplainable or Inexpressible, Premaswaroopam = The real form of pure devotion is or Nature of love.
Meaning: The purest form of love towards God is not expressible, one can only enjoy that taste and dive into the ocean of compassionate God love!
Sivoham… To be continued.