“DHARMA SIDDHANTA IS THE CHIEF TENET OF HINDU SANATANA DHARMA”-TTD EO
Tirupati, 13 Jan 2016: The greatness of Hindu Sanatana Dharma is it has adopted Dharma Siddhanta as its basic tenet, advocated renowned spiritual scholar Brahmasri Chaganti Koteswara Rao.
In his discourse on second day in Mahati Auditorium in Tirupati on Wednesday evening, Sri Rao elucidated the importance dharma Siddhanta by quoting various instances from Puranethihasas.
“Our Vedic scriptures always guided the man to lead a pious life in a righteous manner. All our mythological characters narrated the importance of human quality, attitude, behaviour and how to lead an ethical life. “RAMO VIGRAHAVAN DHARMAHA” – Sri Rama lead a life of ethics and is an embodiment of dharma and hence He is revered as Deity”, he asserted.
Adding further Sri Chaganti said, “Even Bheeshmacharya, Kripacharya, Dronacharya etc. all stood as examples in exciting their respective Dharma till their last breath. We often refer a person as “Acharya” only when he fulfils his responsibilities without deviating them. “Adisankaracharya, Ramanujacharya and all the great spiritual personalities including RamaKrishna Paramahamsa, Ramana Maharshi, Swamy Vivekananda are standing examples”, he observed.
TTD Trust Board Member Sri Bhanu Prakash Reddy, HDPP Secretary Sri Prayaga Ramakrishna, Health Officer Dr Sermista, were also present.
ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER TTDs TIRUPATI