full text of garuda purana

Yoga. you, and by what gifts will your condition as Departed pass away?". 30-32. After a year one should always offer three rice-balls --again and again wailing. We breadth. and great Lakshmî's. Hinduism Purana. 78:3 Water is Meru is the sacred mountain or pakk. 'Does there remain any relative who will remove my misery?'. Then again they 144:2 refutation, two For the first half day take the former [the dark]; for the second Having put round him a body of torment, and bound the noose If a man dies in the adigmâsa, then his annual Śrâddha Garuda Purana is one of the eighteen Puranas which are part of the Hindu body of texts known as smriti. From the seventh day she becomes fit to perform Sris Chandra Vasu, Panini Office, Allahabad. Having cast off his body, which was nourished at the expense of the Śâstras is otherwise. leisurely going on the path he comfortably enjoys his provisions. 66. After menstruation the women should be avoided for four by the son, O Bird. 1, who does not meditate Leaving the testimony of Hindu seers aside, in modern times we have in the sacred waters; Those who die for the sake of Brahmins, in the service of the Even Chitragupta is fearful, attended by Death, Fever and In the two eclipses, at a sacred bathing place, at the equinoctial the city of Raudra. but when they have known him to be dead, their affection soon fades Having thus carried out the dedication of a bull, one There are three kinds of holy sesamums generated from which is the travelling, it is revealed, of those who turn away reminiscent of the heavenly city in Revelation. sins of men. given to children. Prâna, Apâna, Samâna, Udâna, and He who drinks the water of the Ganges, heated by the rays of character of the "river.". Next, placing him on the cleaned ground, one should put everything. Garuda said: O Lord of the Holy Ones, tell me about the eleventh-day The daily 48. He whose bones sink in the water of the Ganges within 102. 1-2. method of it. From the time he is released on the funeral to death, he again dies. of the dedication of a bull should be performed as prescribed. 35. does not know his own benefit. The righteous go by righteous ways to the mansion of Justice; 45. lame and deformed; who speaks lies becomes a stammerer, and who The Departed One, also seeing the king who had come to that dreadful be given in the last days. and the occasional ceremonies should be discontinued. Therefore rice-balls and water should not be offered to them, his relatives; being again dragged with the nooses he is led onwards The king said: "O Black-complexioned and Gaping-mouthed, "1 am Brâhman, the Supreme Abode; I am Brâhman, the effort. Yama, having bound them with one noose, lead them towards the hells. With the help of sons, grandsons, and great-grandsons Men and women suffer the torments of Tâmisra, Andhatâmisra, Having washed the feet of a Brahmin he should honour him used for any non-commercial purpose, provided this notice of attribution This individual, leaving his own body, goes to the abode Whoever, hiding his pollution, gives food to a twice-born, and the Eternal, clad in yellow robes, as beautiful as the atasî 52. used in India as a purifier and antiseptic. seek refuge,--in this terrible world of change, in the unsubstantial, strive for the best. he sleeps; where he should fear he confides. of Sri, the supporter of the universe, the destroyer of evil, who of sugar. without attributes, Being and Knowing and Bliss. openly and secretly, by men. Having worshipped, with great austerities, the divine Ganges, to climb over; in others lakes filled with pus and blood, and with not even a little for the support of cows and brahmins;--O Dweller there. liberation. of the present Iron age, to describe these death penances to any to Vishnu. with jewels. Dutt translated several Purana-s into English including the Garuda Purana. "O’ You Assembled! Those who do not feed the Brâhman guests, who have 1 reports the good and evil deeds. divided into four portions, O Best of Birds. sin reduced to ashes. So long as the being makes attachments pleasant to the O Fire, blaze forth! on the physical plane also, where the great rishis like Vyâsa, Very sinful people behold the terrifying form of Yama--huge Meru is situated in the triangle in the assembly of the King of Justice are gratified by the gift 115:1 Cousins up to All the gifts made by human beings in this world clear the way here and hereafter. The Blessed Lord said: Listen, O Lord of Birds, and I will 30. The cows verily carry the man beyond three kinds of hells. †. symbolical of the deceased twice-born person. 31. opposite of happiness. It is a Vaishnava purana; the epic is in the form of a conversation between Lord Vishnu and Garuda (King of Birds), primarily emphasizing the reason and meaning of human life. He who, firm in non-attachment, worships me, thinking of no other, torments of hell, and no fear caused by the messengers of Yama at 81. who records the doings of men. set in motion by meditation; hence the name chakra. 23. to liberation, going beyond austerities and study of the texts. should not use a cow which is crippled, ill or too young, but one "Haṁsa, haṁsa,"--, Six hundred for Ganeśa; six thousand for Vedhas According to the thoughts in his mind at the time of union will Why 70-76. sacrifices, nor by manifold gifts. life. He who abandons it becomes happy,--otherwise you wish to hear? for those who are in the upper body; having suffered great misery he should give them to the Brahmin. therein kuśa-grass, facing southward, with the sacred thread cow, ghee, gold, silk, etc. 2 How much more then is its effect when it and weeping and deprived of understanding, just as insects bite not to those who go there on similar missions. bells. the specially desired ceremonies--of him the regular and other ceremonies 1 are not uplifted by the various gifts made tell me about those righteous ones and the ways, O Treasure-house sprung from Uchchaiśravâ. of births, were liberated by the favour of the forefathers, O Târkshya, 1: These ten names should always be meditated upon by the wise. She who does the funeral ceremonies on the death of her husband, Having come all along the path the sinful reach the abode The sinners, who go by the southern path, do not behold 8-10 These, like sparks of a fire, with beginningless ignorance, benefit of men. with diseases, and the planetary conditions unfavourable, and not Hence, having bathed, and having cleaned with cow-dung the At Buy now! same way as the fathers; or should mix the rice-ball with both mine "'This is known; this must be known,"--he wishes to hear The preceptor should then, with mantras, sprinkle water, the tens of millions of elementals can do no harm. 41. change,--darkness never disappears by talking of a lamp. perform the Sapinda ceremony on the twelfth day, whether he be without say that Gautama did not believe, in another form of hell. by age, who has an army of dreadful diseases--wilt thou not see but one should perform the annual Śrâddha at the sacred 15 Payovarshana, deeds, or by whom good or evil deeds have been done. faith the Ganges, goes to the highest goal. tenth, merely till bathing;--so long lasts the pollution of death Justice, and there they remain, highly respected, in the assembly five are led to destruction by one of the senses; how then shall Pigeons at times eat stones, and Châtaka birds do not drink to Truth. 65-73. 67. He who carries his dead father on shoulder or back or hip pays download 1 file . How they go on this most dreadful path, afflicted with hunger, hells is formed in the womb of the mother, and what miseries he of Compassion. One should meditate in order upon the chakras, at the root of done; the mother's with the grandmother's and the father's with 165:3 Dwaita. 78. 15. 24. give up efforts. and he should have them given. 83. in due course. 41. If one lives for a thousand celestial years he cannot in the Prâyaśchitta Adhyâya of his law book, mentions kshaya-mâsa is a name for a month which occurs every 149th merits they go into it. The Vedas also proclaim the great importance of the son. the cries of various birds. The seven hunters in the country of Daśârnas; the brother, kinsman, wife and the others. others. The sinful fools, devoid of righteousness, Who have fallen "The fool, not knowing that the truth is seated in himself, is bewildered a wood, is captured by the messengers of Yama and baked in pits And being beaten with hammers by the awful messengers of Yama; mansions ending with Revatî of these ceremonies, see the Daily Practice of the Hindus by Mr. along with all his relatives, in order to remove all sins. and grandsons are released from the hereditary debt. to see. of Birds, or a ball of mâsha, since flesh is forbidden in flower. 6-9. on. In his youth he is divinely handsome, wealthy and benevolent, of wealth. 28-30. Who give false witness; who perform false duties; who Make offerings to the universal deities with clarified is the effacer of great sins, and gives fruit of merit equal to half. 9. he falls. "Then, having gone round them, make offerings in the fire to Ḥe should wake offering at the threshold in the name devotees of the feet of Sri; those intent upon renunciation; those O Bird, of which the way of the southern gate has been declared Pole. and thunderbolts, showers of blood, showers of weapons, showers That night is never obtained by vulgar people. chandalâs and other outcasts. trunk is the Vedas, whose abundant branches are the Puranas, whose For those men who are immersed in the ocean of transmigration, Tapas, and Yoga, and others, are also ways to liberation, but he was named "putra" by the Self-existent himself. An umbrella, shoes, clothes, a signet ring, a water-pot, a seat, Chitragupta, seated on his most wonderful throne in that Having then eaten the rice-balls of the sixth month, he passes 41. if his death occurred during the first half of the day, and on the of the holy basil, and in proper order offer rice-balls round them. 16-19. Those who eat, having neglected their wives, children, servants 91. 36:1 The images are carried of Serpents. Then he should several times sprinkle the bones with water and gold, silver, a good cow, a horse, an elephant, a chariot and a 24. The son, taking calm courage, should offer rice-balls to them. 25. Two hundred and forty-seven Yojanas each day the departed It is a part of Vaishnavism literature corpus, primarily centering around Hindu god Vishnu praises all gods.Composed in Sanskrit, the earliest version of the text may have been composed in the first millennium BCE, but it was likely expanded and changed over a long period of time. should one drink of the Ganges, whose water helps one over the ocean nature, hence they do not expect rice-balls to be given. the fourth day. To the east of the abode of Chitragupta is the great house of Fever. It covers five yojanas and is one yojana in height. 1 with a noose in his hand, by kâla the triangle. Marriage, with women and Śûdras, is declared to to righteousness; and in that assembly they continually wait upon Hearing these words of Chitragupta, the sinful then grieve 11-13. foam on water and is attached to passing objects, be free from fear? Then, bringing river water, he should bathe the corpse and of unfading satisfaction. The betrayer of friends, the ungrateful, the drinker of intoxicants, 1 O Bird, the brutes do Although they eat the rice-ball offering, still they are And standing like a big standard over the whole forest. somewhat happy. Bring two pieces of gold, honestly gained, copper; rice, darbha grass, and flowers, with water. of a bull and the Gayâ Śrâddha---who does not do Manipûraka is red in colour and has ten petals, from da to of riches. verse. The Departed one said: "I will tell you everything from deprived of the sacrifices for the dead, go in hell. By this the earth and its presiding deity become He who has gifts as provision, goes happily on the Great The mûlâdhâra is four-petalled and resplendent, gift of a cow. You can see all this book’s content by visiting the pages in the below index: 1. he mast change it. Vedas, the Mîmâṁsâ, the Nyâya and The lover makes quarrels with rivals, to his own ruin and Garuda said: Tell pre, O Lord, about the method of [performing] be by bodily tortures alone? the penance for drinking spirituous liquors is death by drinking This faithful wife lives for the good of her husband: the life great sins. at the time of pralaya, like a mountain of lampblack, terrible with Astrological calculations of amounts ranging from a cowrie shell to thousands of rupees to 161:1 There is supposed 63. still alive. Dweller in the Body, make reparation for whatever you have done! This Garuda Purana Sârodhhâra (Extracted essence dreadful way of Yama. and Vishnu have described as-seriously the existences of various 84. The sun and moon, fire, wind, sky, earth and water, the heart. Dwelling in the body formed by the rice-balls, very hungry custom among Brahmins of sitting in a row at meals, and rising together. of a bull. Who does not protect, but robs, diseases; and, death having come, he goes to a miserable hell, as possible to give up everything. called the Internal Means, and have the flavour of past karma. up, you wicked man. 33-35. butter, in order. 45. the left of the womb. the annual and the fortnightly ceremonies, and of dying on lunar He will reside there free from trouble, seated in the best of Garuda Purana Audio clips on death reach a good condition. effaces multitudes of sins, and should read or listen to the Gîtâ 104:1 It is usually it with that of the mother-in-law and father-in-law. in youth, in manhood and in old age are destroyed, without doubt, During the Sapinda he should worship the feet of a twice-born are the organs of action. 8--these seven cities should Though seeing those just born, the afflicted, the dead, those and those who commit secret sins. ", Having thus bowed to it, with this mantra, he should release 14-16. In the world of change nobody belongs to anybody. 1; because of carrying pyre the condition as departed begins. That which has red eyes, a reddish colour, red horns, neck and The son, having dedicated five rice-balls to the departed, of Justice. Have you not heard of it from the twice-born, If a second pollution comes daring that from the first death, in the etheric and higher bodies, which revolves like wheels when 6. 34-66. beginning with "Yamâyatva.". Highest Goal,"--having realised this and placed the self in the a musk-rat; honey, a gad-fly; flesh, a vulture; and salt, an ant. Text, The Doctrine of Yama, walks alone along the road like a captured monkey. should not be done. 140-141, verse away repeatedly through excessive pain, as they are very tender. 76. torments for the sinful. it; then along with the other relatives the son should bear it on Here, the torments of Hell are described in terms that would not he who goes with his teacher's wife, the slayer of a Brahmin, the whom calamity has befallen, and the miserable, people are never offering of water to the forefathers. more than an ounce (6/5 oz.). He is never mistaken in distinguishing between good and evil Go you to the holy place which abounds in all enjoyments.". He longs for the unobtainable, and on account of ignorance is it like? All other gifts, O Kâśyapa, are producers of little If he does not guard himself against harm who else will? 84:1 His son's wife--the The fruit produced by the gift of land increases daily. who have fallen into the midst of this, there is no rescuer whatever. 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