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Multi-Tasking With Japa

by Aranyakananda Multi-tasking has been said to be proven by mainstream science to be impossible. I intend to prove this incorrect. I intend to do so by use of japa yoga. I have until recently only done japa as a … Continue reading

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Japa Beads and Vishnu’s Navel

by Aranyakananda Today, FINALLY, I got my first set of japa/mala beads. I wear them around my neck, and I have attached an ॐ pendant onto it. Being that it is 108 marble-sized beads, and a string of 8 more … Continue reading

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ॐ, Gee!

by Aranyakananda I am kind of on a roll with a series of posts I have decided to unofficially refer to as “the Why Album.” Because Each has answered a “Why” of my own spiritual path. No one needs pay … Continue reading

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Vishnu Sahasranamam

by Aranyakananda Every so often a small group gathers at my local temple to recite the 1,000 names of Vishnu. The Vishnu Sahasranamam.  I may not attend this week’s gathering, but I am more now more closely looking into the … Continue reading

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