NOTE ABOUT THIS TRANSLATION
Ambalal M. Patel, Gnani Purush, also commonly knownas Dadashri or Dada, always used to say that it is not possible toexactly translate his satsang about the Science of Self-Realizationand the art of worldly interaction into English. Some of the depthof meaning would be lost. He stressed the importance of learningGujarati to precisely understand all his teachings.Dadashri did however grant his blessings to convey histeachings to the world through translations in English and otherlanguages.This is a humble attempt to present to the world the essenceof the teachings of Dadashri, the Gnani Purush. A lot of care hasbeen taken to preserve the tone and message of the satsang. Thisis not a literal translation of his words. Many people have workeddiligently for this work and we thank them all.This is an elementary introduction to the vast treasure of histeachings. Please note that any errors encountered in the translationare entirely those of the translators.
(The Three Mantras)
I bow to the Lord who has annihilated all the innerenemies of anger, pride, attachment and greed.
I bow to all the Lord who have attained final liberation.
I bow to all the Self-realized masters who unfold thepath of liberation.
I bow to the Self-realized teachers of the path ofliberation.
Namo Loye Savva Sahunum
I bow to all who have attained the Self and areprogressing in this path in the universe.
Aiso Pancha Namukkaro
These five salutations.
Saava Paavappa Naashano
Destroy all the sins.
Managalanum cha Saave Sim
Of all that is auspicious mantras.
Paddhamum Havaii Mangalam
This is the highest.
Namo Bhagawate Vasudevaya
I bow to the One who has become the Supreme Lordfrom a human being.
I bow to all auspicious beings of this universe who arethe instruments of salvation of the world.
Jai Sat Chit Anand
The Awareness Of The Eternal Is Bliss