Lord Dattatreya considered as guru of environmental education, gained enlightenment by his observation from surrounding, which provided him 24 gurus . 24 Guru of Dattatreya. 1) PRITHVI (mother earth). 9) AJGAR (python). 17) PINGALA (a courtesan). 2) VAYU (wind). 10) SINDU (ocean). 18) KURARAPAKSHI (a. Abstract. Sri Dattatreya, who Lord Krishna quotes in The Uddhava Gita, has been evoked as a guru for environmental education. Sri Dattatreya gained.

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The queen bee builds a hive encountering several difficulties in a cumbersome location high up on a tree and collects honey in it. One day when both the birds went out to fetch food a bird hunter threw net on the nest and caught the siblings. The wise sage never transgresses the highest standards of morality. From fire, I learned to glow with the splendor of Self-knowledge and austerity. And one should not leave his own self. The bangles on her hand started knocking against each other, pounding sound.

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24 Gurus of Dattatreya – Gurus and subordinate Gurus

So too, a seeker after wisdom should be tireless in his efforts for Self-Realization. From this, I realized how man meets his destruction by his craving for delicious food. The sage should be like water free from dqttatreya impurities and his speech should be as free as water flow and he should be down to earth without feeling proud.

The one who regularly meditates on an object finally merges into it. It sheds its old skin very often to get a new skin. The love among them is ever growing every day. On the other hand, he casts off his old body as happily as he does his worn out clothes and dons new ones. Thus, it is no surprise that he is believed datttatreya be one of the wisest Gods in Hindu dharma.


Hence those doing meditation, yogaetc.

There was a dancing girl named Pingala. Besides, reflecting on its obvious purport, I also realized that a spiritual aspirant should likewise reject the lure of lesser spiritual powers, which are mere by-products of sadhana spiritual practice.

These gurus taught Lord Datta, the path towards the spiritual self-realization of the Supreme. When He feels like it, with a resolve He destroys it and becomes single again.

From this I learnt that the man in search of wisdom should refrain from running after pleasures, and accept whatever he gets spontaneously with contentment. But in fact, it ever retains its colorless self, and it is never touched or stained by any thing. Add to Spiritual Diary. Path to salvation should be carried by every one individually. The wild tusker mistakes it for a mate, approaches it and then skillfully bound in fetters by the cunning human beings.

If at the time of death he still has attachment for that wealth then he harasses the one who enjoys it in the form of a spirit or a serpent.

One can learn that the abandonment of hope leads to contentment. Keeping this in mind one should not get entrapped in any kind of attachment. In order to experience Brahmanthat is, in 224 to turn away from Maya The great illusiontowards Brahmanonly one Guru is enough.

24 Gurus of Lord Dattatreya – The Guru of Environmental Education

She at once started pounding food-grains with a pestle. The Sky shows datatreya Infinite Nature of Self. Reflecting on this, I realized that when a number of spiritual seekers live together, a lot of unwanted gossip ensues and no spiritual practice can be pursued with a single-minded effort. Man is akin to water which becomes impure by stagnation and gets purified as it flows.


A man who lives with an intense attachment to his wife and children feeling that worldly life is pleasurable is destroyed with time just like the pigeon. One dattarteya learn from the sky that the self is all-pervading and yet it dattatryea no contact with any object. The musk deer which is as swift as the wind and can be captured by none, gets enchanted with melodious music and loses its life to others.

From this, I have learned that attachment is the root cause of earthly bondage. The Arrowsmith, teaches to remain focused and concentrate towards the goal. Forsaking respect and disrespect, believing that the universe is oof by destiny one should live carefree like a child and enjoy the Bliss.

The Child A dttatreya is always happy and joyful. They are the sakthis of our Sthoola and Sukshma body. Unable to live without their children, the couple foolishly also jumped into that trap of net.

Each pair of hands carries two of the symbols of the three deities.

Twenty Four Gurus

Thus datatreya that attachment to object pleasure gives rise to bondage, one should refrain guruz such attachment. Birth and death are along with it. These trees remain dependent on others and cleanse themselves of the sins committed in their previous births by pleasantly serving others till they die. We have to leave all we store out of trouble throughout our life, at once and depart when the Lord of Death Yama come and take us with him.