Philosophical matters

SrI: SrImathE SatakOpAya nama: SrImathE rAmAnujAya nama: SrImath varavaramunayE nama:

  1. nArAyaNa nAmam is best, are there any celebrations or vrathas observed particularly to that? https://youtu.be/oivOcNKsrsM

2. Why bhagavan created some jIvAthmAs to be in samsaram and some to be in vaikuNtam? – https://youtu.be/AmECD8kE5nk

3. Among jIvAthmAs, what qualifies them as nithyas and baddhAs? – https://youtu.be/cOgSZh69ajk

4. Do mukthAthmAs and nithyasUris face obstacles in their kainkaryam? https://youtu.be/baOXSVWZUbY

5. Though rudhra is a devotee of vishNu, why is he not directing his devotees to worship vishNu?https://youtu.be/Ad01yb4kGjw

6. When nithyasUris incarnate as AchAryas, do their consorts also incarnate along with them?https://youtu.be/y2wyhtSSIN0

7. How much independence does bhagavAn give to jIvAthmA in decision making of an action? https://youtu.be/1PbQAOJ7dgU

8. What are avidhyA, karma, ruchi and vAsanA? https://youtu.be/T-haCOH3Sbc

9. Is hanumAn a nithyasUri or incarnation of any demigod? Explain his nature – https://youtu.be/P4gHJD_a-TI

10. Explain about bhagavAn’s vyUha forms. Do they reside in SrIvaikuNtam or in samsAram? https://youtu.be/3JXdmMx5xz4

11. Will muktha jIva be given a particular type of divine body only or any other bodies? https://youtu.be/uZYALIp491s

12. hanumAn is considered as a dhEvathA. Can we worship him as we cannot worship other dhEvathAs? https://youtu.be/0Mgt-5ENuJY

13.  If all AthmAs were equal & no karma before srushti, is bhagavAn subjecting them to samsAra? https://youtu.be/x3LP608l0t8

14. Who is nArAyaNi and vaishNavi? https://youtu.be/Wf1Y6fgA4eQ

15. How do we consider rishis in our sampradhAyam? What is their contribution? https://youtu.be/xrL6WKKVs7Y

16. What was the philosophy of SrIvaishNavism before SrirAmAnuja introduced viSishtAdhvaitham? https://youtu.be/fvnsiFDATe4

17. How kshIrAbdhi relates with leelA vibhUthi (samsAram)? https://youtu.be/e3P9yu1xTAA

18. Sankham is never used as a weapon, then why is it considered as bhagavAn’s Ayudham? https://youtu.be/eviqSvRq5Qk?list=PLcJLpGJlP9mq1ujSPoQLn5ayAi6Jl6Www

19. What is the highest mood one can have in our sampradhAyam? https://youtu.be/uboFe3o1JNc?list=PLcJLpGJlP9mq1ujSPoQLn5ayAi6Jl6Www

20. In our sampradhAyam, apart from krishNa charama SlOkam are there any other charama SlOkams? https://youtu.be/gjdMvrGTPZA?list=PLcJLpGJlP9mq1ujSPoQLn5ayAi6Jl6Www

21. When a mukthAthmA enters SrIvaikuNtam, will that AthmA take a male body or a female body? https://youtu.be/WUt7tycYpGo?feature=shared

22. What is Athma gyAnam and Athma dharSanam? https://youtu.be/s8RWkHPBOms?feature=shared

23. Among the three consorts of bhagavAn, please explain about who is nILAdhEvi? https://youtu.be/6GLgPSATSQQ?feature=shared

24. According to our sampradhAyam what kind of animals can be domesticated? https://youtu.be/6U1trXXSJx8?feature=shared

25. Among uthsava and mUla mUrthy forms of bhagavAn, who is considered more important? https://youtu.be/1P94itJXcMw?feature=shared

26. It is said that lord residing in all entities as inner soul is nArAyaNa alone. Explain. https://youtu.be/CnSH-Ydv5tk?feature=shared

27. What does SrIvaishNavaSrI indicate in our sampradhAyam? https://youtu.be/o54RZSsxSzs?feature=shared

28. Will kaivalyArthIs ever get a chance to enter SrIvaikuNtam? https://youtu.be/04cqBJ7wIPg?feature=shared

29. In which of our grantham, stages of jIvathmA’s elevation path to SrIvaikuNtam is explained? https://youtu.be/aGDoACR7lTM?feature=shared

30. How does puNya/pApa work for a SaraNAgatha from the time of SaraNAgathi till death? https://youtu.be/dC3iZHkBwmI?feature=shared

31. How is mOksham granted to those who do SaraNAgathi and not follow varNASrama dharma? https://youtu.be/290NsB7IoAk?feature=shared

32. Is there any specific order in seeking knowledge in our sampradhAyam and pUrvAchAryas’ works? https://youtu.be/4kwvHvGUfq8?feature=shared

33. Do nithyAthmAs and mukthAthmAs in paramapadham face hurdles and have desires? https://youtu.be/OuB4ukN1Ubc?feature=shared

34. Who is the cause for jIvAthmA’s SaraNAgathi? jIvAthmA or paramAthmA? https://youtu.be/YHm6zgMtmOc?feature=shared

35. What is the essential swarUpam of bhagavAn? A Discussion. https://youtu.be/V5YO48PR0u8?feature=shared

36. In antharyAmi form of bhagavAn, is pirAtti also present in his divine chest? https://youtu.be/LojAvtAT9zI?list=PLcJLpGJlP9mq1ujSPoQLn5ayAi6Jl6Www

37. In our sampradhAyam, what is the procedure for accepting sanyAsASramam? https://youtu.be/1Rzr-p-8FbI?list=PLcJLpGJlP9mq1ujSPoQLn5ayAi6Jl6Www

38. What is guNa nishtai and kainkarya nishtai? Which is considered to be superior? https://youtu.be/7kzLxdDqDbk?si=Evf8UuEj8rBkF7Wu

39. What is the significance of pavithra mAlA? What are the rules to follow while wearing it? https://youtu.be/UTlWDZrqFo4?si=XaKDqonG-q-S6_vO

40. Does SrivaishNava sampradhAyam also emphasise on following four basic regulatory principles? https://youtu.be/A7h7KHvKmu8?si=gZ_iRzV01aBzxEA-

41. Kindly explain the significance of SrISatAri. – https://youtu.be/NvbZic5u7Rs?si=rKJNZ0K4lCn3WM32

42. In our sampradhAyam, do we have worship of ashtalakshmi? https://youtu.be/yCLlr3iJJrU?si=ZNzEz1NWrxP53Vmp

43. Should SrIvaishNavas worship nine planets (nava grahas)? https://youtu.be/Yxbz8kJo7ss?si=YB2KksCQAYBZvkvp

44. How can ordinary people who don’t know sampradhAya find an AchArya? Is it only by blessing? – https://youtu.be/-8r2WYfOIl0

45. Is AchArya – Sishya relationship the only path to realize paramAthmA? https://youtu.be/oe0Lq-viXoo?list=PLcJLpGJlP9mq1ujSPoQLn5ayAi6Jl6Www

46. Is Lord nArAyaNa himself an AchArya to anyone? https://youtu.be/N6u5DeZXyI8?list=PLcJLpGJlP9mq1ujSPoQLn5ayAi6Jl6Www

47. How to address AchArya purushas and jIyar ? https://youtu.be/U776EvaseYk

48. What is the significance of AchAryas in our life? https://youtu.be/pAVI5zTVTSY?feature=shared

49. If AchArya nishtA is higher than bhagavadh nishtA,is chanting rAmAnuja higher than dhvayam? https://youtu.be/4UXY_FlWFm4?feature=shared

50. What is the meaning of the word ‘jIyar’? https://youtu.be/_R8-uub1n0s

51. Is ALavandhAr the first jIyar of our sampradhAyam? https://youtu.be/uJMpRUZGrYE

52. If everything happens according to paramAthmA’s wish, then why should jIvAthmA suffer?https://youtu.be/zAV66u1hmuw?si=9HStfV2GE9JBbigy

53. If god is the doer and the owner, why are we made to experience the results?https://youtu.be/g1rD7IVUjmc?si=GRFsNTs7bCc0Puxf

54. If bhagavath katAksham is there to attain mOksham, then is rAmAnuja sambandham not required?https://youtu.be/rjuQ_60OJ28?si=pmYq6t5yiGsfS2gh

55. When we do SaraNAgathi through an AchArya, when will we get mOksham?https://youtu.be/cQj2UDDucSQ?si=hI5YTpnRKtSmxArW

56. ome texts in SAsthram weaken our belief on bhagavAn. How do we protect our belief?https://youtu.be/lRkhZ6uGY0g?si=s7SwhvzHLa2N6Ei7

57. AthmA is free from blemishes and indestructible. Who carries jIvAthmA’s karma?https://youtu.be/PdRqjhqkyRE?si=uJBk0T9FA3tmJxpD

58. Does jIvAthmA has all navavidha sambhandhams with bhagavAn together or he makes few choices?https://youtu.be/iKJK9an5Fxw?si=cdE8EcnMPWwQucjA

59. When AthmA is by nature subservient to bhagavAn, why few AthmAs aspire for kaivalya mOksham?https://youtu.be/RJOiDpSLohE?si=1yELS9I-7Ii4Zqw2

60. What is the relevance of smruthis in kaliyuga?https://youtu.be/mlJdxbS6_lY?si=O9OazipTh3WXk3h9

61. AthmA is free from blemishes and indestructible. Who carries jIvAthmA’s karma?https://youtu.be/PdRqjhqkyRE?si=3803XnSrNx2AqRn-

62. Does jIvAthmA has all navavidha https://youtu.be/iKJK9an5Fxw?si=VU6_SGgE0Zl9QyJDsambhandhams with bhagavAn together or he makes few choices?

63. Why is jIvAthmA in this material world? Is it bhagavAn’s wish or jIvAthmA’s wish to be here?https://youtu.be/p96fM4R6PVY?si=hI_AGdiGFoKTRFm2

64. It is said that jIvAthmA should be serving paramAthmA. Please explain in detail.

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65.  Apart from SrIvaishNavas, how will rest of the people attain mOksham?

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66. According to our sampradhAyam,https://youtu.be/PPFMHaNIqL0?si=yqV7j95UyqwqxtFb what is the significance of the word ‘thiru’?

67.  In nava vidha sambahttps://youtu.be/klkWs1oQDJ4?si=-d2xXD8zE0dJ8cilndhams, masculine aspect of paramAthmA is emphasised more. Explain.

68. When AthmA attains mOkshahttps://youtu.be/WMc5ou6XAB0?si=a8StW60Sklb0gipwm, he becomes equal to bhagavAn in eight qualities. What are they?

69.  We should leave all materialisthttps://youtu.be/es24tMEs8Lk?si=IT5eP0H58YmKxb2ric thoughts/memories. How can we achieve this state?

70. Please explain in detail abohttps://youtu.be/qs85-9xZ5ps?si=S1_Nh1o2z2_J1UOuut different roles played by SrIdhEvi, bhUdhEvi and neelAdhEvi.

71.  In process of paramAthmA accehttps://youtu.be/WlXo44QUsv0?si=CWWOYeg7stQDj45rpting jIvAthmA, thAyar plays recommendation role. Explain.

72. While SAsthram is saying Athhttps://youtu.be/Rmjlhfdd3C4?si=xFu_73FPllKfv63pmA is of feminine nature, why addressing in masculine gender?

73. It is said that SEshathvam is Athttps://youtu.be/LU-iukTqchw?si=Emw8qryIWewzV2bOhmA’s swarUpam. Then how kaivalyArthIs are granted mOksham?

74.  During santhai/vEdhic schoolshttps://youtu.be/YUk522htNYo?si=zuZvEFmLAF-7EtEB praNavam/vEdha manthrams are chanted aloud. Is that accepted?

75. What is the meaning of the word ‘padi’ in literary circles?https://youtu.be/PhQTorkUjm8?si=wa991hfVXBOM3uqY

76. For SaraNAgathas, pravruththi is hurdle. For rest of them nivruththi is hurdle. Pl elaboratehttps://youtu.be/AthSxORJIBU?si=_awecoSH_VeZg3hU