|Query: Hinduism Meaning of Moksha...
Hindu meaning of moksha is explicitly detailed in sacred Bhagavad Gita of
Hinduism! As per Bhagavad Gita... moksha in Hinduism means gaining salvation... reaching end of cosmic
life... the 8.4 millionth manifestation... when free from all karma... a soul atman regains its original
prime pure pristine primordial form (a soul is termed atman in
Hinduism moksha indicates our soul atman finally liberating self from
cycle of birth and death forever! Hinduism moksha spells end of cosmic life for a soul atman. Ever since a
soul atman started its cosmic sojourn... the goal of life always remained reaching cosmic end of life... 8.4
millionth manifestation when human beings reached stage of enlightenment (kaivalya jnana)!
Hinduism moksha can only be reached after gaining enlightenment (kaivalya
jnana)... never otherwise! Salvation as understood in West is a flawed concept... the prime reason why after
Jesus Christ no one reached stage of enlightenment (kaivalya jnana)! In a nutshell only an enlightened one
reaches stage of Hindu moksha!
Moksha announces release from all that is ephemeral! One finally crosses
world of Samsara (worldly life) forever before reaching stage of salvation moksha! For reaching moksha...
understanding teachings contained in Bhagavad Gita are necessitated! In absence of teachings of Bhagavad
Gita... none world over can become an enlightened one ever!
No matter how best one tries in Christianity... none can reach stage of
enlightenment or salvation without assimilating pearls of wisdom contained in Bhagavad Gita of Hinduism.
Bhagavad Gita of Hinduism is one such document which contains absolute purity in terms of spirituality! All
700 shlokas verses are full of jnana (wisdom)!
For becoming an enlightened one... for reaching end of cosmic life we need establishing absolute control over five
senses and mind. Furthermore practice of absolute celibacy for a minimum period of 12 years in continuation is
necessitated! This practice of absolute celibacy for a period of 12 years in continuation leads to full awakening
of kundalini energy!
The moment this happens... Shahastra Pushpa (thousand petaled Lotus)
located within our brain behind the forehead opens fully. One finally gains omniscience... becomes an
enlightened one! The opening of Shahastra Pushpa announces our brain becoming hundred percent active. In
normal circumstances 99% part of brain lay dormant.
Albert Einstein the famous physicist was the only scientist who used his
brain 4%! Enlightened ones after reaching stage of enlightenment used their brain hundred percent. The
complete wisdom of cosmos is now available at our tips... we finally became the knower of all... gained
omniscience for all practical purposes!
The stage of Moksha is not that easily achieved. For reaching stage of enlightenment God Almighty ordained a
journey in human form totaling 1.1 million manifestations (an earthly life cycle of 12.4 million years)... a long
journey indeed! To reach stage of moksha in a limited time span of 70 to 80 years of earthly sojourn... is nothing
short of a miracle!
How difficult attaining stage of moksha is... in the last about 150 years
amongst 7 billion people existing world over... only two persons reached stage of enlightenment (kaivalya
jnana)... Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa and Maharishi Ramana! These two spiritual stalwarts in their lifetime
followed path of jnana yoga (absolute wisdom) to reach stage of enlightenment and finally moksha
The moment an enlightened one leaves mortal frame... the liberated soul
atman finally enters kingdom of God (termed Vaikuntha in Hinduism)! Vaikuntha... abode of God is a point of
no return! Once having entered Vaikuntha... the liberated soul atman remains there until eternity (that is
until dissolution of cosmos occurs... termed Pralaya in Hinduism).
Every soul atman manifests human form to work out its karma and reach stage of moksha... liberation (also termed
Mukti in Hinduism)! As a human being it is our utmost duty to follow dictates of our soul atman. Only by traveling
spiritual path... only by indulgence in sacred Bhagavad Gita of Hinduism can we reach stage of moksha... never
Path of Neti (not this, not this) as preached and advocated by Maharishi
Ramana is a sure shot method for reaching God in present life time. Gaining enlightenment in simpler terms
means reaching God Almighty! Neti practiced in Shavasana pose of yoga is the path I followed in life. In 1993
at 37 years of age I finally reached end of cosmic life... the 8.4 millionth manifestation!
Essay by: Kaivalya
Jnani ... One who realized self in his life time! Send your query!
A to Z of Hinduism Meaning of Moksha explained in words everyone can easily understand and
fathom. More on moksha can be found at : http://www.lord-krishna.com/Moksha-Yoga/
... Neeru J. - 16th May 2010.
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