ASHWAMEDHA YAGNA Written by Sulaiman Razvi Ashvamedha Yajna is a ritual performed by Queens (particularly by chief queen) for fertility. Recently I have started reading the Ramayana and I came across the concept of ‘ Ashwamedha Yagna/ Horse Sacrifice’ that King Dasharath is. The reason for why Lord Rama performed an Ashwamedha Yajna can be found in Valmiki Ramayana-UTTARA KANDA-Saraga 96 to Sarga (or Saraga

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What I mean by mentioning all this is that there were many good things in the ancient times, but there were bad things too. Carrying the royal insignia of the king who performed the sacrifice, the horse shall move forth unhindered. The epics like Ramayan and Mahabharat have detailed discussions on how they were performed. Ishwar is the ruler and we are ygana subject.

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As copulation with dead horse is part of the ritual, Indra thought that no one will come axhwamedha know if he enters the body of the dead horse and copulates with the queen. Since this ritual is predominantly a procedure observed by the elites ashaamedha princely classes, it is known as an elite ritual.

There is a great deal of interesting information on Ashwamedha Yajna. The Ashvamedha is the clearest evidence preserved, but vestiges from Latin and Celtic traditions allow the reconstruction of a few common attributes. Click here to read more about science of yagya Yagya – is a Sacrificial ritual symbolizing selfless service to all.


I would go to Raja Ram with her and her child and ask him ashwwmedha take them back. Did they meet their father? Hearing the words of Lakshmana and smiling, the highly effulgent descendant of Raghu, Rama, skilled in the art of speech, replied Lakshmana”, O foremost of men, thou hast truly related the story of Vritra’s destruction and the fruits of horse sacrifice.

And finally all his effort bore fruit. By using aahwamedha site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. I decided to broach the subject gently.

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Grilles on the Palm Meaning. When he could get Rishi Gautama to forgive Ahalya who had transgressed propriety, why not me?

That was probably a first in the kingdom. When we asked him the reason for this, he said that women should not attract attention to themselves.

It is said ashwamedga who perform Ashwamedha sacrifices can become the king of gods Indra and so some kings attempted them. All the while they were silent. Ashvamedha Yajna is a ritual performed by Queens ashwamedhw by chief queen for fertility and also to gain power in the kingdom.

King Sagar performing Ashwamedha Yagna – an ancient a horse ritual of gaining power

But still there are some Hindus who try to explain these verses in their own way. Whenever you feel like talking, tell me all about your trip. I am reproducing the translation of Krishna Yajur Veda by a Indologist. Why we do need to perform Ashwamedha Yagya?


Unlike those two rebuttals, the classical scholar Mahidhara did not give his personal interpretation. What would be the reaction of the other people to their recital of the Ramayana?

We humbly request everyone to contribute either your time or resources or both generously for this noble cause. You have to make the best choice ashwameda hope that things work out well. Registration form for katha. Vedic animal sacrifice Horses in culture and religion Hindu rituals Yajna. This site uses cookies.

Gemini traits and personality. They even deny the fact that Horse was slaughtered during the ritual, I request the readers to go through the article Meat Consumption in Hinduism. What is a good decision for one would create problems for another.

He has added ellipsis. What he did was wrong.

Let us work collectively to create a heavenly atmosphere. People have learnt about the reason for your banishment. Coins of the king and records of his descendants [22] [24].

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