Lord Dattatreya considered as guru of environmental education, gained enlightenment by his observation from surrounding, which provided him 24 gurus . 24 Guru of Dattatreya. 1) PRITHVI (mother earth). 9) AJGAR (python). 17) PINGALA (a courtesan). 2) VAYU (wind). 10) SINDU (ocean). 18) KURARAPAKSHI (a. Abstract. Sri Dattatreya, who Lord Krishna quotes in The Uddhava Gita, has been evoked as a guru for environmental education. Sri Dattatreya gained.
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The DEER is enticed dattatreay trapped by the hunter through its love of music. So too at the end of his life Yogi dattatreyya his body deliberately and in full awareness of his own true self and is not frightened by the phenomenon of death. Deer Hiran The deer is very fond of music and is very much attracted by it.
They neither move around freely, criticise without reason nor get angry unless injured by someone.
24 Guru of Dattatreya : Nature is the Great Teacher
Similarly, the one real Self manifests itself as many selves of living creatures when reflected by their physical structures. In order to seek Self-Realization, one should abide in the cave of his own heart.
The spider is my twenty second guru. Therefore, one should destroy lust. Child A child has no grievance, anger, jealousy, hatred and above all Free of Ego and Arrogance. Datta had several such subordinate Gurus. From this, I realized how man meets his destruction by his craving for delicious food. I have learnt from the artisan the quality of intense concentration of mind.
Is this not akin to the behaviour of an adulterous woman? Unmarried Girl There once lived an unmarried girl with her parents in a small village. These gurus taught Lord Datta, the path towards the spiritual self-realization of the Supreme.
The Arrow smith, teaches to remain focused and concentrate towards the goal. The python lies in one place fearlessly having faith in its destiny. When he was making the edge of an arrow he never bothered to salute datttatreya the king who was passing by. To paralyze the caterpillar, the bird stings it and leaves the nest.
The inner emptiness of sky i. Besides, there is a positive feature in the fish. Username or Email Address. If one run after sensual pleasures, will soon come into clash with his fellow-beings, who too run for the same, and has to face much miseries and strife.
He need not show everyone his knowledge and prove his greatness.
The essence of a Guru. Similarly a foolish man is enticed by the illusory pleasures of the visual senses and thus gets caught in the ceaseless cycles of birth and death. The beetle catches a worm and puts it in its nest and stings it.
It appears to wax and wane during the bright and dark fortnights. One should acquire 244 virtues of endurance and tolerance of duality from the Earth. Similarly man lured by sensuous pleasure is instantly entrapped in bondage. It may not be so easy to get a right Spiritual Master for all to show the right path, either. Sometimes the sky or space gets thickly overcast, or filled with dust or smoke. The air, the stars, the clouds, etc.
24 Gurus of Lord Dattatreya – The Guru of Environmental Education
The ascetic or the Sannyasin should remain alone in solitude. Just as the wind blows both in the hot and cold regions without being influenced by their qualities or defects so also those desirous of Liberation should wholeheartedly tread along the path prescribed by the Vedas Shrutis in the hot and cold regions without paying attention to virtues or defects of others.
It means that if we hold on to this body then dattatrega have to bear sorrows. Just as a spider can ugrus a web with its fluid repeatedly so also can God create the universe by a mere resolve, dissolve it within Himself and recreate it at His will.
The next life of a living being is dattatreyaa by its own thoughts.
Even then, they were knocking against each other and were making noise. By seeing, touching or hearing such a saintly person, the living entity is cleansed as if coming in contact with pure water.
Dqttatreya other words he should burn others sins to ash with his power irrespective of the giver. Learn how your comment data is processed. He should transfer the essence of it as and when required.