"Your mind has enormous hidden dimensions. Open yourselves completely to whatever reactions and emotions the world evokes from time to time. Accept them all without any reservation or resentment. By assimilating everything and all, your mind grows deeper, stabler and more enriched."

The Guiding force of Narayanashrama Tapovanam & Center for Inner Resources Development

Swami Bhoomananda Tirtha


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Austerities to bring us in touch with the Environment

  1. Bring water from the sapta-samudras (7 great oceans) of the world.
  • North Atlantic
  • South Atlantic
  • North Pacific,
  • South Pacific,
  • Indian,
  • Arctic
  • Antarctic (also called Southern Ocean)
  1. The water from the sapta-nadees (7 holy rivers) to be brought.
  • Ganga
  • Yamuna
  • Saraswati
  • Godavari
  • Narmada
  • Sindhu
  • Kaveri
  1. Collect sacred earth from the chatur-dhaamaas.
  • Badrinath
  • Kedarnath
  • Gangotri
  • Yamunotri
  1. Bring water from Brahma kapala, said to give liberation.
  2. Bring 500 litres of pure Ganga water from Gangotri.
  3. Make available 5000 100 ml vessels, for distribution to devotees for their homes.
  4. Give a silver pendant, embossed with Mahavishnu to each participant.
  5. Plant 27 trees, identified with each of the 27 stars.
  6. Plant an Ashwattha tree, with intent to sanctify it with upanayanam, etc.

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