An eversuicidal mistake
The word meditation comes from the Indo-European root med-, meaning “to measure.” It entered English as meditation through the Latin meditatio, which originally indicated any type of physical or intellectual exercise, then later evolved into the more specific meaning “contemplation.”— ’
I don’t think this information is correct.
The writer is quite mistaken due to his/her western, self-imposed blindness.
I’ve already commented on the subject:
I’ve said in the article:
‘This erroneous westerner view is entirely baseless.’
The history stands to evidence that once all these six global conquerors did this mistake, they could not survive.
We must try to understand this everfatal, suicidal, historical mistake that kills a dominant culture gradually ultimately.
The western culture is listing itself on its seventh place.
Soon we’d say:
‘Actually, the xxxxxxx culture is doing the same mistake now, once Hinduism, Persianism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Communism and even the western culture did.’
Let’s analyze what this everfatal, suicidal, historical mistake is.
Yet, we forgot them.
The principles are:
1. ‘Dhiyo yo nah prachodayāt’.
We forgot them.
The Hindus were ruling the globe then:
‘As nar nahin janmeu jag māhīn,
Prabhutā pāi jāhi mad nāhīn.’
‘No such person has taken birth in the Multiverse that has got the sovereignty and hasn’t become mad.’
—Shri Rāmcharit Mānas
We refused to see that those are the facts actually.
The Constitution of the Creations, Ved, worked.
It was never biased in the favor of Pseudo-Hindus.
We lost our power gradually ultimately to the Persians.
Because, now the Persians were following the two principles practically, and we were NOT:
The constitution of the Creations did not recognize our such authority.
It refused our victory, recognizing that of the Persians.
Had the Ved failed?
It decided in the favor of Persians, because the Persians followed the two Principles discussed above:
They did not have their names in Vedic Sanskr’t.
They had their own language that was a distortion of Vedic Sanskr’t.
They called it Persian.
They had their names in it.
Pseudo Hinduism was defeated and the actual Hinduism won.
Persians replaced Pseudo Hindus in leading the globe.
Unfortunately, even the Persians forgot the fact why and how did they win over the so-called Hindus then.
It was remembered till the original winners lived.
It did not last forever.
Their children and the children of their children, eventually, replaced them.
They were taught the wrong history.
They were told that their ancestors were great persons.
It always does happen, as if it’s an immortal law.
Every person, who is interested in studying how a culture is replaced by the next, must understand that it happens due to the mistakes of heirs of the successful persons.
Enjoying success of their forefathers/ancestors, their successors gradually forget how their forefathers/ancestors had achieved it.
No success is achieved ever, by anyone, by enjoying life only.
Enjoying life is an absolutely different thing from achieving success.
It’s one thing to get success, it’s quite another thing to live and keep it.
The successors of the achievers forget it.
They forget how the success was achieved, what hard work had been done to get it, and what sacrifices have been made.
They act very irresponsibly, and lose what their forefathers/ancestors achieved through a non stop chain of hard work and sacrifices.
The westerners are also suffering from the same process.
The word ‘Meditation’ does not come from Indo-European root med-, meaning “to measure”, as it’s claimed.
It comes from Vedic Sanskr’t Dhātu/root/verb ‘Médhr’ sangamé ch’ (Bhvādigañ 601), meaning ‘synchronization’.
According to ‘Mādhavīyā Dhātuvr’ttih’, the word ‘Médhā’ is ‘Bhidāditvādang’(Bhvādigañ 601).
I strongly advise to put down the suicidal mistake, pointed out here in quite detail, and get the correct information.
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