PRESENTATION CREATED BYPRESENTATION CREATED BY
SWAMI SUNYADEVASWAMI SUNYADEVA
Music: Autumn RoseMusic: Autumn Rose
It was quiet that day, the guns and the
mortars, and land mines for some reason
hadn't been heard.
The young soldier knew it was Sunday,
the holiest day of the week.
As he was sitting there, he got out an old
deck of cards and laid them out across his
Just then an army sergeant came in and
said , “Why aren't you with the rest of the
The soldier replied, “I thought I would stay
behind and spend some time with the
The sergeant said,
“Looks to me like you're going to play
The soldier said, “No, sir.
You see, since we are not allowed to have
spiritual books in this country,
I've decided to talk to the
Lord by studying this deck of cards.”
The sergeant asked in disbelief,
“How will you do that?”
"You see the AceAce, Sergeant?
It reminds me that there is only one Godonly one God
The TwoTwo represents the two Realities of the
Sankya Darshana , Purusha and Prakriti.
The ThreeThree represents
Brahma , Vishnu and Mahesh -the Holy TrinityBrahma , Vishnu and Mahesh -the Holy Trinity.
The FourFour stands for the Four
vedas: Rik, Yajur, Sama andRik, Yajur, Sama and
The FiveFive is for the Pancha Koshas.
Manomaya, Vignanamaya andManomaya, Vignanamaya and
Don’t expect life to be fair.
The SixSix is for the Arishadvargas:
Kama,Krodha,Lobha, Moha,mada and
Don’t be worried about losing a battle, if this helps
you win the war.
The SevenSeven is for the Saptha Rishis Bhrigu,
Atri, Angirasa, Vasishta, Pulastya,
Pulalaha and Kratu.
The EightEight is for the Ashta Vasus: Anala,
Don’t be afraid of saying, “I don’t know” or “I am sorry”.
The NineNine is for the Navagrahas:Surya,
Chandra, Mangala, Budha, Brihaspati,Sukra,
Shani, Rahu and Ketu
The TenTen represents the Dashavataras of Lord Vishnu:Dashavataras of Lord Vishnu:
Matsya,Kurma,Varaha, NarasimhaMatsya,Kurma,Varaha, Narasimha ,Vamana,Parashurama,
Rama, Krishna, Buddha and Kalki
The JackJack is a reminder of Mara who tried to seduce