Abundance Health Peace Success Bliss Purity Unity Wisdom Charity Harmony Taken from literature written by Pt. Shriram Sharma Acharya Influenced from Vedic culture & teachings Mixed flavor of science & spirituality Contents Definition of yagya Importance of Yagya Aspects of Yagya Scientific Social Subtle Benefits of yagya Case Studies What is Yagya? Process of refinement of subtle energy existing in the matter with the help of thermal energy and the Cosmic energy of Sound of the Mantras. Meaning of Yagya Types of Yagya 400 Yagnas defined in Shastras Seva Yagya, Prana Yagya, Gnana Yagya Historical Significance of Gayatri and Yagya INDIAN CULTURE Symbol of positive thoughts Symbol of noble deeds Righteous thoughts combined with righteous deeds leads to growth of human soul and world peace. Vedic Evolution Atharveda: Sound therapy aspects of mantra for treatment of physical, psychological & emotional disorders. “one who discards Yagya, loses all eminence and grace. Those who perform havan (Yagya) are blessed by the inculcation of divine glow in their hearts” (Atharv.6/15) Samaveda: Process of offering through cosmic radiation of sound energy Yajurveda: Scientific aspects of Yagna Divinity leaves the person who discards Yagya,which is a manifestation of thee” (Yajur. 2/22) The yagyagni enshowers good rains, prosperity and strength” (Yajur. 3/40). Geeta: Reveals that all the karmas except the Yagya-karma are the causes of the thralldoms that bind the individual self in the endless cycle of life and death, attachments and sufferings. The karmas of Yagya, charity and tapa purify and illuminate the human life. Mahabharta: Affirms that The essence of all religions is incorporated in Yagya There is no regulatory system like Yagya. All saintly men and women should adopt Yagya as a duty of human life Why Yagya? Yagya is more than a mere ritual based on scientific laws of nature, it is a cyclic process which occurs in mother nature. Yagya teaches us a way of life to promote wellbeing and happiness for everyone, combination of heat and sound energies sends positive vibrations into mother nature creating an aura of peace and wellbeing for all. Teaches us Art of purification, Art of communication, Art of Surrender, Art of connecting to Divine power within, Art of Sacrifice, Art of breathing, Art of tapping into Pranic energy from universe, Art of divine guidance Three Aspects of Yagya Subtle (Psychological/Emotional) Scientific (Physical) Social (Unity & Togetherness) Subtle aspects •Importance of Yagya lies in the subtle power of offerings given in the sacrificial fire •Effect of energy of Mantras to activate the subtle energy of Shabda (cosmic sound). •All activities are performed with mantras even purification of substances. •Dr Hiroshi Motoyama has studied effects of Agnihotra (Yagya) on Cardiac Plexus (Anahat Chakra). The condition after yagya is found same as it would be after psychic or spiritual healing Social Aspect Symbol of Unity & togetherness –for a common purpose which is welfare of whole universe Promotes Social Networking irrespective of caste, creed, gender, nationality COLLECTIVELY WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE TO OUR PLANET AS THEY SAY TOGETHER EVERYONE ACHIEVES MORE- TEAM IS THE SPIRIT. Scientific Aspect Two basic energy – Heat (Fire) and Sound (Mantra) The positive vibrations of Shabd are taken up in atmosphere spiral form by up bound heat radiations Fumigating Substances Used in Yagya Fumigating Substances Wood Odoriferous Healthy Constituents Sweet Substances Medicinal Herbs Sandal Camphor Ghee Sugar Brahmi Mango Saffron Milk Honey Jatamansi Pipal Cardamom Fruits Jaggery Cloves Bargad Musk Cereals Dried Grapes Gugal Scientific Aspect…cont’d Chemical & Physical Processes Combustion & Vaporization of wood Steam Volatilization of odorous substances 400 – 600 degrees Celsius Combustion of fatty substances Cellulose of wood Ghee helps in rapid combustion of cellulose Photo-chemical Process CO2 + H2O + 112,000 cal. = HCHO + O2 Formaldehyde Scientific Aspect…cont’d Shape of Altar (Agnikund) – ‘Inverted Pyramid’ Pyramid – Fire in the middle Receive, Generate & Controlled Dissipation of Cosmic Energy Power of Mantras Gayatri Mantra produces 1,08,000 vibrations/sec Benefits of Yagya Environmental Removal of foul odors: Diffusion of substances like thymol, eugenol, pine, terpinol and oils of sandal-wood, camphor and clove. Removal of bacteria: Removal of insects: Volatile oils drives non bacterial insects like flies, ringworm, dice etc away or kills them. Dr. Mamta Saxena (PhD) Effects on Vegetation: Formaldehyde is antiseptic and has disinfectant property Formic acid & Acetic acid are produced which are good disinfectants and used as preservatives. Agnihotra Farming methods Ash as fertilizer Role of CO2 produced Director: Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation Impact of Yagya on Atm. Pollution CO2 produced as slow combustion process helps vegetation Stimulant for patients suffering from ventilation problems Helps treating some of the Mental disorders Benefits of Yagya Healthcare - Yagnopathy Pulmonary drug-administration by inhalation and infusion through skin pores through the process of yagya (agnihotra, homam). Inhalation from nose (deep breathing), mouth (chanting vedic hymns) Medicine in its gaseous form is easily dispersed and gains higher potency. Drugs in the form of medicinal plans offered in fire along with specific vedic hymns (mantras) Dr. Meenakshi Raghuvanshi (PhD) Dr Rajani R Joshi (PhD), Prof at IITB Impact of Yagya on Pulmonary TB Yagya therapy is a Preventive mechanism No side effects Encouraging results in the treatment of TB, Diabetes, Weak Eye Sight Neurological disorders, Drug addiction Effective results in treatment of Respiratory, Mental & Psychosomatic disorders Case Studies Illness: Hodgkin Lymphom The patient was given two months to live. He improved within 45 days and didn't present any tumor after 2 months. Illness: HIV Positive A 20 year old HIV positive patient after 60 days of HOMA THERAPY Treatment plus medicinal plants became HIV negative. More details at http://www.homatherapy.info/ Case Studies • Air Samples (mg/avg sample) Dr Manoj Garg, Director, Environmental & Technical Consultants and UP Pollution Control Board during Ashwamedha Yagya in Gorakhpur (UP) • 20 mts from place of Yagya Bacteria Count in Water Samples •The increase in the level of Prana (vital energy) in the atmosphere when a Yagna is performed --- was also recorded with the help of Kirlian photographs of human hands before and after Yagna in the experiments conducted by Dr. Matthias Ferbinger of Germany. Case Studies Drugs & Alcohol Deaddiction Lt. Col. G.R. Golecha, a senior advisor in the psychiatry division of the Indian army initiated a poly drug abuser (25 yrs of age) into Agnihora and monitored the readings. There was improvement recorded in psychology in abstaining from the drugs. Diabetes Cure Name of patient: Pandurang M. Patil Age: 72 yrs. Address: Sai Prabha, Mangvir Pakhadi Case: One year old diabetic. Case Studies Bhopal Gas Tragedy There were, however, two families ---Shri. Sohan Lal S Khushwaha and Shri. M.L. Rathore, which lived in the worst affected area, one mile away from the plant came out unscathed as they were regularly performing Agnihotra (Havan). In these families, noone died. Nobody was even hospitalized despite of being present in the area worst hit by the toxic gas. This observation proves that Agnihotra is a powerful antidote to pollution. AIDS Healed!! with HOMA Therapy Scientist Warns of Banana's Demise by 2013 These are copies of the documents provided by Dr Jaime Montufar, MD who is the Director of the "HOMA MEDICAL CENTER - THE GOOD SHEPHERD" in Guayaquil, Ecuador. M. Emile Frison, head of the International Network for the Improvement of Banana and Plantain (INIBAP) based in Montpellier, France, told New Scientist magazine that Cavendish, the world's main export variety of banana, could face extinction by 2013. 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In view of this fact, we should resolve today that without wasting our time we should spread this tested science to the whole world without fail to save our motherland from the danger which has been created by the so called literate human being. With these words, I wish you prayer filled good wishes for a very happy, prosperous, peaceful new year.