Q.3 What is the name of the book written by Maharshi Dayananda in 1875. The book is written in Hindi and has been translated in many other languages. In English the title is "The Light of Meaning of Truth". .
Q.4 In December of 1874 on an invitation from Hargovind Das Dvarkadas, Dayanand Swamy delivered many impromptu lectures at the Rajkot Prarthana Samaj. This led to something very significant development. What was it?
Founding of Arya Samaj. After the lecture the Prarthana Samaj was dissolved and the first Arya Samaj was formed.
Q.5 After death of Dayananda Saraswati Arya Samaj grew most in Punjab and also met with lots of opposition. One of such opposition came from "Singh Sabha", which was working against the Proselytism of Brahmo Samaj and Christianity. "Singh Sabha" later developed into something else. what was it?
Brahmo Samaj. It had similar principles like monotheism, abolition of caste system, abolition of rituals, upliftment of masses through education.
Q.7 One of the core principles of Dayananda Saraswati regarding God and name of God has been taken from Yajurveda chapter 40.17. According to this there is One Supreme Almighty or creator and is known by __________.
Q.14 Arya Samaj was formed by Dayananda Saraswati in 1875 and almost sametime another organization in New York was established by Madame Blavatsky and Henry Olcott. Eventually both of them were merged from 1878 to 1882. Which organization was it?
Theosophical Society and it was named Theosophical Society of the Arya Samaj.
What is crucial in dealing with loss is not to lose the lesson. That makes you a winner in the most profound sense.
The greatest musical instrument given to a human being is the voice.
Prayer in any form is efficacious because it is an action. It will, therefore, have a result. That is the law of this universe in which we find ourselves.
No human heart is denied empathy. No religion can demolish that by indoctrination. No culture, no nation and nationalism - nothing can touch it because it is empathy.
Lyric helps invoke the core person. And, without lyric, it is difficult to touch the core. Lyrical music is the music of India.
There is no verb for compassion, but you have an adverb for compassion. That's interesting to me. You act compassionately. But then, how to act compassionately if you don't have compassion? That is where you fake. You fake it and make it.
Nuggets :: Dayananda Saraswati
Dayananda Saraswati's mother was Yashodabai and father was a rich tax collector named Karshanji Lalji Tiwari
He died in the city of Ajmer
He influenced many like Bhagat Singh, Lala Har Dayal, Govind Ranade, Madam Cama, Damodar Savarkar, Madan Lal Dhingra, Ram Prasad Bismil, Lala Lajpat Rai and many
Civilise the world ! is motto of Arya Samaj
The re-convertion to Hinduism after converting from Hinduism to another religion was named Shuddhikaran by Dayanand Saraswati.
Arya Samaj is present in Guyana, Australia, South Africa, Kenya, Mauritius .Most of the major United States cities have chapters of Arya Samaj. It is also present in Thailand, Ghana, Fiji, Toronto, Singapore, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda.