A little flame

A little lamp is a must in all Hindu rituals.

“Aum Asato mā sad gamaya
Tamaso mā jyotir gamaya
Mṛtyormā amṛtam gamaya
Aum śānti śānti śāntiḥ ” (Bṛhadāraṇyaka Upaniṣad 1.3.28)

English translation ……

From ignorance, lead me to truth;
From darkness, lead me to light;
From death, lead me to immortality
Aum peace, peace, peace.



7 thoughts on “A little flame

  1. I like it… the only one thing which is still missing on wordpress platform is… the possibility of ‘play’ button beside original content, would be nice to hear proper pronunciation of Hindu language above 🙂 Cheers from Ireland

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