is Gurupournima , the day to offer respects to ones Guru. I offer my
respects to my Guru "Bhagwa Dwaj" (Saffron Flag) . The reasons for
choosing 'Bhagwa Dwaj' as "Guru" is , this flag has been embodiment of
Bharateeyata and been unique symbol of Hinduness . From the days of Lord
Rama (even before) 'Bhagwa Dwaj' was instrumental inspiring the masses .
It was decorated on the chariots , palaces
& temples. This flag has inspired likes of Chatrapati Shivaji ,
Rana Pratap, Jhansi Rani & Rajmata Ahalya Bhai to fight against
tyranny and uphold the essence of Hindu Dharama. Thus Bhagwa Dwaj has
been 'guiding' spirit of my soul and today I bow to my Guru "Bhagwa
On this auspicious Gurupooornima also called as Vyasa Poornima, I also bow to the Adi-Guru, Veda Vyas.