Sometimes,despite following the procedure ordained, Mantras do not seem to deliver results.
Seven remedial measures are provided to correct this and ensure that the Mantas deliver the desired results.
These seven methods are called Saptopaya,the seven ways .
Philosophy attempts to answer questions that are not attempted to be answered by other disciplines, like Science.
However the answers are not complete.
And at times one prefers to have the questions unanswered!
The giant wave did not touch the temple and one could see it backing off, while it created havoc in the surrounding area.
The process of Vaasi Yoga is Shiva.
Read Vaasi backwards,it is,Shiva.
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There is an Upanishad in the,Sama Veda dedicated to Yoga process.
This was taught bt Lord Dattatreya to Sage Sankrithi.
This is the Jabali Darshana Upanishad.
This Consciousness can be reached through the two components that make up humans,Emotion and Reason.
While the emotion is used to raise the level of Consciousness through Bhakti Yoga,the process of surrendering oneself to God,the Reason is used to reach out Consciousness by practicing Karma Yoga,the Path of Action and by Gnana Yoga,Path of Discrimination.
The purpose is to reach Consciousness through the available tools,Emotion and Reason.
But again as Human Beings have different dispositions/Nature,one must choose what is best for him/ her.