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When tongue is controlled, other sense will become easy to be controlled. The ant stores up lots of food materials which it neither eats nor gives away in charity to any other creature. In both circumstances there is no peace of mind. It weaves its web from the thread in the form of a fluid.

This reminded him of the Brahman, the divinity that throws the cosmos cut of itself and at the end of an akaal gathers it back into itself. A call of this hour. Discipleship is a dattateeya of consciousness that is fired with an intense longing to experience the truth as it is and not to be satisfied with its various reflections.

The Twenty-Four Gurus of Dattatreya

Deer Hiran The deer is very fond of music and is very much attracted by it. Although the elephant is so powerful, man tries to capture it by digging a pit in the ground, covering it with grass and placing a wooden cow elephant covered with elephant skin on that pit.

His consciousness as a disciple was such that gurutwam streamed into him from every side; from spiders, snakes, courtesans, children etc.

The second was that familiarity and the known blunt awareness and create attachment. They are the sakthis of our Sthoola and Sukshma body.

He is an Avadhoot. Thus the moth was my ninth guru. In a guus fashion, a true disciple is so charmed and over-awed by the spiritual eminence of his own guru that he cannot think of any one other than him. One was to abandon crowds.


Even though it does not have a specific shape it shows the shape of the object containing it.

From this I have learnt the lesson that a man in the world undergoes all sorts of troubles and miseries when he runs after sensual pleasures, and that he becomes as happy as the bird vurus he abandons the sensual pleasures. It happily lives in it, plays and finally one day draws the entire web into it. The next life of a living being is decided by its own thoughts.

Similarly man dartatreya by sensuous pleasure is instantly entrapped in bondage. Child The nineteenth guru was a little child Dattatreya saw playing relaxed and untouched by the past. The worldly possessions are source of trouble. Thus a great vairagya arose in her.

The datgatreya, the stars, the clouds, etc. The sage should live alone in solitude, as it is better to live alone, without creating any unwanted noise, gossips. Once a devoted pigeon couple along with their babies lives happily in jungle.

One should accept whatever one comes across datyatreya the life with full contentment. The Avadhoot one who has shaken off all worldly desires replied, “My bliss and contentment are the fruits of self-realization.

So the sage should learn to live a single life. The sage should not become greedy. The fish greedily swallows bait and dattqtreya at once caught by the dzttatreya. The sadhak should be dattagreya against the dangers of succumbing to the heaviness of the ego.

Although having no shape of its own, the fire assumes the shape of the firewood through which it reveals itself. Fish Fish does not have control on its tongue. Everything is seen through the eyes of fear and suspicion because of past conditioning. He does not remember the abuse the pain of a moment ago, nor does he dream of the future. Gurudevadatta is the guru of all Gurus. June will be worst for three zodiac signs but its not the end of the world.


Twenty Four Gurus

But the ant has something positive to teach us, too. Through such unintermittent contemplation of its mother, the caterpillar too, soon grows up into a wasp! But in fact, it ever retains its oc self, and it is never touched or stained by anything. In order to realise the transient nature of the body the flame of fire is considered as a Guru.

24 Gurus of Dattatreya – Gurus and subordinate Gurus

Even a close, silent companion can create mental noise that prevents the great silence from taking place. Birth and death are along with it. The nature of the element of fire is such. This Self-Realization comes through Yoga meditation of the Yoga Sutras, the contemplative insight of Advaita Vedanta, and the intense devotion of Samaya Sri Vidya Tantra, the three of which complement one another like fingers on a hand.

24 Guru of Dattatreya : Nature is the Great Teacher

Just datttareya a spider can weave 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. Honey-Theif Honey-Gatherer The bees collect honey and store it with hard work, which they neither eat nor give away it, themselves in charity to any other creature s.

Infatuated by the cow elephant the elephant craves for sexual pleasure and runs towards that wooden cow elephant with speed and falls in the pit. This is the lesson I have learnt from the elephant.