Indrakshi means deposition of all our sensory organs… this practice is to attain control over the five sense organs. The general meaning of Indrakshi is obtaining riches equivalent to that of Lord Indra; But son Kamal, the true meaning of Indra is controlling the sensory organs. Indra is seen as the one who is immersed in all sorts of pleasures. You will be able to appreciate and take to this practice only after understanding the true meaning of Indra. otherwise, the benefits accruing out of this will be in accordance with their perception of Indra. Mysticism is the victory of mind over senses…
- The devotee will have to observe his own desires while practicing this Indrakshi Sadhana
- He will have to try and understand his emotions and precepts.
- He will have to be completely in Yog and accept worldly pleasures only through the portals of that yog.
- The devotee shall distance himself from pleasures and shall indulge in pleasure only for fulfilling certain necessities.
spread a white cloth on the stool; fill it with rice of four colours; the devotee shall fill the cloth with apportioned rice. place white flowers on rice. light a lamp at a level lower than the stool and sit in the worshipping posture…
The garland shall be of white flowers. Hey son Kamal, to attain the inner self the devotee, in spite of being a part of the world, shall distance himself from the world emotionally to get absolute benefits from this Indrakshi Sadhana.