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Message from Poojya Guruji

Truthfulness is very Powerful

In the Shaankar Bhashya on the mantra Satyameva Jayati (Munda-

kopanishad) Bhagwan Bhashyakara Bhagwatpada Sri Sankaracharya says that

lR;L; cyor~ lk/kuRoe~

meaning, the quality of

Satya is a very powerful quality. In fact all the so called good qualities are very powerful and have transformative capacities in them, but the quality of Satya, stands right on top of them all.

Satya simply means the quality of transparency, living as per one’s

understanding, and not putting up a face which may falsely impress someone around. Truthfulness means being truthful to what we are and what we know. No situation or provocation is justified for presenting a fact which we know is not factual. Many a times in life there are situations where we can falsely present a fact just to ward off any possible inconvenience or

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get some benefit. This happens in our relationships, business or even light day-to-day interactions with our friends & relatives.

There are broadly two kinds of benefits which we accrue. One is

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