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 Surya Encyclopedia Article, Information, History and Biography @ HigherPower.org   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
In Hinduism, Surya (Devanagari: सूर्य, sūrya) is the chief solar deity, son of Dyaus Pita or Indra.
A well-known Hindu mode of worship of Surya is done at the rising of the Sun, known as Surya Namaskara (Sun Salutation).
Surya magically causes Kunti to bear a child immediately so that she, an unmarried princess, would not be subject to questions from the king or his court.
higherpower.org /encyclopedia/Surya   (533 words)

  
 ASHTANGA YOGA RESEARCH INSTITUTE
The Surya Namaskara are of ancient origin and serve as the foundation stone upon which the science of yoga rests.
The Surya Namaskara, or sun salutations, are necessary to the practice of yoga, as they help gather the strength of the mind in one direction and aid in the attainment of mental focus.
Surya is widely held to be the central figure in the world of health, both mental and physical, and according to the Puranas, the veneration of his stature is best achieved through the Surya Namaskara, which are believed to bestow lasting health and peace of mind upon the doer.
www.ayri.org /surya-namaskara.html   (303 words)

  
 Surya   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
In India, he corresponds to the Greek Helios - he is the special god who dwelt in the body of the sun.
Surya is described as the husband of dawn, as well as her son.
He is also the guardian of the south-west quadrant, His father is the sky god, Dyaush or Indra.
www.pantheon.org /articles/s/surya.html   (95 words)

  
 Mark Freeman - Our Daughter, Surya   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Surya learned how to do somersaults from a girl about 18 months older than her, and was so proud of herself that she would "flip" to show off whenever she met someone new.
Surya was enrolled in gymnastics in Spring 1998 and within 3 months was already promoted to a class with children up to three years older than her.
Surya with a day-friend at the Buccleuch Park playground in New Brunswick, NJ, October 1999 (age 4).
www.angelfire.com /oh3/mfreeman/surya.htm   (1992 words)

  
 Surya - Indian Movies & Music
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 Rediff - Weather
A red man with three eyes and four arms, Surya rides in a chariot drawn by seven mares, which many interpret as representative of the colours of the spectrum.
Surya Puja, or offering prayers to the sun, is a form of worship practised by many.
But, the heat and the light emanating from Surya were so difficult to put up with that Sanjna was always tired performing her domestic duties.
www.rediff.com /weather/surya.html   (229 words)

  
 Simply Surya - Deccan Herald   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Surya comes across as an actor who certainly belongs to this select group.
“This process of evolution isn’t an easy one,” Surya explains, “Considering the fact that I wasn’t interested in acting and always dreamt about starting a textile unit of my own.” The reason for this dream could be his strong sense of individuality and determination not to use his father’s name.
Surya says he learnt a great deal from Nazar about expressions and screen presence, lessons that have been useful to him to date.
www.deccanherald.com /deccanherald/feb152004/enter1.asp   (686 words)

  
 Indian Mythology - Hindu Mythology Articles, Facts @ Indian Divinity.com >> SURYA
SURYA is one of the three chief gods of the Vedas.
SURYA is at the center of the spheres.
Worship of the god SURYA is performed standing in the sun with clasped hands and closed eyes.
webonautics.com /mythology/surya.html   (540 words)

  
 Surya Yantra, Surya Yantras, Sun Yantra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
By the use of Surya Yantra enemies are suppressed and eliminated the Malefic effects of Sun.
The Surya Yantra is energised by Vedic Mantras and Homa is performed on it before it is sent to our customers.
A Yantra is an instrument, or a talisman or a mystical diagram usually in copper.
www.yantrashastra.com /yantra/surya_yan.asp   (457 words)

  
 Sunsalutation, Sun Salutation (Surya Namaskar) - Yoga Exercise
Surya Namaskar consists of important Yogasanas and Pranayama.
The Pranayama and thus its advantages are skillfully incorporated in Surya Namaskar.
In all this Surya Namaskar is an appreciated exercise among people of all age and categories from kids to old age people.Surya Namaskar or Sun Salutation is the best way to burn the calories and reduce weight.
www.yogapoint.com /info/sunsalutation.htm   (514 words)

  
 Beliefs related to Surya
Surya is portrayed with two lotuses held in both his hand, and is occasionally shown with the hood of the mythical serpent Adi Sesha spread over his head.
Surya is portrayed riding a seven horse chariot driven by Aruna or Anoora.
Aruna (a charioteer devoid of legs) is said to be the son of Kasyapa muni and Vinata and brother of Garuda.
www.templenet.com /beliefs/surya_belief.htm   (241 words)

  
 Surya
Surya is depicted as a red man with three eyes and four arms, riding in a chariot drawn by seven mares.
Surya holds water lilies with two of his hands.
However, the heat and the light of Surya were so intolerable that Sanjna was always exhausted doing her domestic duties.
www.windows.ucar.edu /tour/link=/mythology/surya_sun.html   (305 words)

  
 Surya Bonaly   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Surya (pronounced Sue-ree-ah) Bonaly is one of the most gifted skaters in the world, equally popular in Europe and North America.
Known as a superb jumper, she is the only woman to incorporate gymnastic moves in her exhibition programs, including a back flip landed on one foot.
Surya is a dynamo of energy and power and has pushed the technical side of the sport for women to new heights.
www.angelfire.com /il/skatealot/bonaly.html   (170 words)

  
 Nepal - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Nepal
This weakened the government and the prime minister was defeated in the legislature in a confidence motion.
In April 1998, in accordance with the coalition agreement of October 1997, Surya Bahadur Thapa, of the RPP, stepped down as prime minister to be replaced by the NCP leader, Krishna Prasad Bhattarai.
The declared priority of the new minority government was to tackle a serious insurgency by the underground Maoist Communist Party of Nepal, in which over 1,200 had so far been killed since the insurgency began in 1996.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Nepal   (2056 words)

  
 Surya Namaskar - Salute to the sun   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Surya Namaskar is included in the regular routine of prayer and worship.
Perform Surya Namaskara slowly without feeling tired (fatigue) or panting and puffing, changing the feet every time, it must be performed on each of the feet successively.
In the first position of Surya Namaskara contemplate the virtues of Lord Surya with concentrated mind and feel that you are the friend of everybody and have friendship with every creature on the earth.
www.urday.com /surya.htm   (1253 words)

  
 Old Deccan Days: VI. Little Surya Bai
Now, though Surya Bai did not know it, she had reached the Rakshas' country, and this old woman was none other than a wicked old Rakshas, who lived with her son in the little hut.
Now it came to pass that once, when Surya Bai was taking water from the well for the old Milk-woman, the Rajah rode by, and as he saw her walking along, he cried, 'That is my wife,' and rode after her as fast as possible.
Surya Bai, hearing a great clatter of horses' hoofs, was frightened, and ran home as quickly as she could, and hid herself; and when the Rajah reached the place there was only the old Milk-woman to be seen, standing at the door of her hut.
www.sacred-texts.com /hin/odd/odd10.htm   (3603 words)

  
 Surya Namaskara or Sun Salutation
Surya Namaskar, or the Sun Salute is not a formal part of traditional hatha yog, though it is composed of a series of twelve yog asans performed in sequence.
For each of the postures, there is a particular breathing pattern to be followed inhalation for the backward bends and exhalation for the forward bends.
Surya Namaskar can be done slowly for spiritual benefits and quickly for physical benefits.
www.chrysalisyog.homestead.com /surya.html   (586 words)

  
 Surya Meditation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Surya Meditation has been developed by Michael Mamas to naturally promote your evolutionary growth and well-being.
Surya Meditation is an effortless process that is easy to learn and undeniably effective.
If you would like to make the Surya Meditation a part of your life, you can learn the Surya Meditation by coming to a retreat or click below to see if there is a Surya Meditation teacher in your area.
www.suryaprogram.com /meditation.html   (179 words)

  
 Surya Pahar
The Surya Pahar hill in the vicinity of Golapara (on the Dobapara road) in Assam is literally a art gallery of Indian sculpture.
The Surya mandir on Surya Pahar is a modest structure and it enshrines a circular tablet, four and a half feet in circumference with carved images representing the various celestial bodies including Surya.
Surya Pahar is an interesting archeological site, as several rock cut figures are seen here.
www.templenet.com /Assam/suryapahar.html   (312 words)

  
 Surya - India Missile Special Weapons Delivery Systems   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
At least one source has reported that a 12,000-km range, 80,000-kg weight ballistic missile, designated Surya, is also under development, but no confirmatory reports of such activity have as yet been discovered.
The status of the Surya [Sun] ICBM program is extremely unclear, with some report indicating that the development of this system was initiated in 1994.
Conflicting reports regarding the Surya's configuration claim that it will be based on the components of the polar space launch vehicle (PSLV) and the Agni IRBM, and that it will have a range between 8000 and 12,000 kms.
www.fas.org /nuke/guide/india/missile/surya.htm   (129 words)

  
 Surya Bonaly: Fan Messages   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Chère Surya que le patinage amateur esttriste depuis ton départ tu restera celle qui aura fait le plus évoluer le niveau technique, en ce qui concerne l'évolution des juges il y a encore du boulot en espérant te revoir bientôt en France bises You are simply the best...
Well, Surya, it has been a pleasure, and I hope I can meet you one day, and I have one wish, that you never let your technical side mellow down, and please do the triple toe-half loop-triple salchow for me again one day.
Thank you Surya, for being you, for making me love Figure Skating, I have now loved figure skating for soon to be 10 years and you are the one that opened my eyes, you will always remain the best and always be in my heart..
skatinginc.com /Skaters/Bonaly/FanMessages.asp   (4425 words)

  
 surya   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Surya is the God of Sun, His father is the sky god, Dyaush or Indra.
The chariot, symbol of the year's course, is pulled by seven (or four) horses: the Haritas (or one horse sevenheaded named Etasha); the charioteer is Aruna, elder brother of Garuda.
With the rise of Vaishnavism (IVth century b.c.) Surya lost his preminent place, as many Vedic Gods, and at last was replaced by Vishnu, previously a minor solar divinity.
www.namaste.it /kundalini/kundalini_eng/surya.html   (83 words)

  
 Programming -- Packages -- International   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Description: Surya TV is the most watched Malayalam channel from Kerela (India) and was honored with the Indian Television Academy's award for the best Malayalam television channel for the year 2002.
With a balanced programming mix and superior technology, Surya TV delivers its viewers a variety of programs and serials with wonderful content.
Surya TV offers the most intriguing and extensive programs focusing on investigative journalism, music, discussions, interviews and current affairs, the latest movies, serials such as "Aalippazham," breakfast shows including "Ponpulari," game shows, women's specials and the kids hour.
www.dishnetwork.com /content/programming/channels/indexpackage.asp?NetwID=51024   (179 words)

  
 Lama Surya Das   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Of late people have been telling me that they are so stressed out about the election and attached to its outcome that they can hardly think, or even breathe.
Surya lived for fifteen years in the Himalayas, studied and practiced meditation and yoga under the great enlightened master of Tibet and India.
Surya is a featured columnist in Beliefnet, the Internet’s number one site for religion.
www.surya.org /blogger.html   (5746 words)

  
 Indian mythology 3   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Surya (the god of sun drives in chariot with seven horses.
Rahu (a Surya’s enemy) sometimes swallowed the sun however as rahu had got hole in his neck Surya always came outside.
Once Vinata and her sister Kadru disputed about a colour of divinity horse.
fantalov.tripod.com /Indian3.htm   (185 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Surya Namaskara: Books: Swami Satyananda Saraswati   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Surya Namskara,or salutation to the sun,is an important yogic practice which dates back to the ancient vedic period when the sun was worshipped as a powerful symbol of spiritual consciousness.
From it's esoteric origins Surya Namskara has developed into a practice of twelve postures which weave together to generate prana(subtle energy),aiming towards the purification and rejuvenation of the practitioner.
This Book discusses in detail the full practice of Surya Namaskara, including the surya and bija mantras, points of concentration and extended guidelines to aid both practitioners and teachers.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/8185787352?v=glance   (481 words)

  
 The Surya Bonaly Shrine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Surya is now well from her injury and is back skating at full speed.
Surya a maintenant récupéré de sa blessure et est pleinement de retour sur la glace.
The video of the free program Surya skated at Albertville French Nationals 95-96 (Cirque Du Soleil) is available.
www.geocities.com /Tokyo/Pagoda/3689/surya.html   (75 words)

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