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This is a small talk on the meaning and significance of Jhanas in Buddhist spiritual practice. Jhana is the Pali equivalent of the Sanskri word, Dhyana, which means meditation. In Buddhism, Jhana refers to both meditation and the state of meditative absorption. Four such Jhanas were identified by the Buddha, each having its own distinguishing features.

 
Direct download: jhana_01.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 7:38pm EDT

In this audio, Jayaram V speaks about the types, qualities and essential aspects of souls according to Jainism and why Jains avoid eating meat and meat products.

 
Direct download: souls-according-to-jainism_01.mp3
Category:Jainism -- posted at: 6:15pm EDT

In this presentation Jayaram V talks about three important misconceptions regarding Jainism, one of the oldest and continuing religions of the world.

 
Direct download: misconceptions-about-jainism_01.mp3
Category:Jainism -- posted at: 5:46pm EDT

What leads to success? How can you ensure that your efforts are progressing in the right direction? The author suggests three important factors and a simple and straightforward approach to achieve success in any field or project.

 
Direct download: formula-for-success_01.-revmp3.mp3
Category:Self-Help -- posted at: 5:12pm EDT

Buddhism is an unconventional religion. Many people are not conversant with its true nature. In this audio presentation the author discusses whether Buddhism can truly be considered a spiritual religion or a materialistic one. The complete script of this podcast is available at this URL: http://www.hinduwebsite.com/buddhism/essays/buddhism-and-spirituality.asp

Direct download: is-buddhism-spiritual_01._rev.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 2:15pm EDT

The Upanishads emphasize the importance of Self-transformation or Self-purification in spiritual practice for Moksha or liberation. In this audio presentation the author explains why it is important.

Direct download: spirituality-and-self-transformation_01.mp3
Category:Spiritual -- posted at: 1:48pm EDT

Emotions are useful to perceive reality and know what is going on in you and around you. If you want to know yourself, pay attention to your emotions and their causes. If you want to cultivate sameness or equanimity and learn to accept yourself unconditionally, emotions are the best place to begin with.

Direct download: emotions-and-equanimity_02-rv.mp3
Category:Spiritual -- posted at: 12:53am EDT

Attachments are a greater source of misery, stress and unhappiness. This podcast by Jayaram V is about cultivating detachment for greater freedom and happiness by understanding your attachments and motivation

Direct download: detachment_01.mp3
Category:Spiritual -- posted at: 9:49pm EDT

On How To Respond to Criticism without being undermined by it. A critic’s criticism reveals more about him and his judgment rather than the object of his criticism. When people criticize others, it reveals more about them rather than the people they criticize.

Direct download: response-to-criticsm_01.mp3
Category:Self-Help -- posted at: 12:51am EDT

Ganesha is one of the most popular gods of Hinduism. He is worshipped by millions of Hindus all over the world in temples and at homes, sometimes in public also. This audio by Jayaram V explains the hidden symbolism and significance of Ganesha in the human body and in creation as the son of Shiva and Parvathi.

Direct download: ganesha-as-intelligence_01.mp3
Category:Hinduism -- posted at: 4:06pm EDT

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