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Quotes : Essence of Hinduism : Truth and Righteousness

एकम् सत् विप्रा: बहुधा वदन्ति । Ekam Sat Vipr¨¡ha Bahudh¨¡ Vadanti - "Truth is One, though the Sages know it as Many Names." - The Rig Veda (Book I, Hymn CLXIV, Verse 46)
सत्यमेव जयते । Satyameva Jayate - “Truth Alone Triumphs” - Mundaka Upanishad
सत्यम् वद धर्मं चर ।। Speak the Truth. Follow the Dharma - Mahabharat
यतो धर्मः । ततो जयः ।। Where dharma (righteous) is, there shall be victory! - Ved Vyasa, Mahabharat
सत्यम् ब्रूयात्, प्रियं ब्रूयात्, न ब्रूयात् सत्यम् अप्रियं ।। Speak Truth. Speak Pleasantly. You do not have to speak the truth that is unpleasant. (All that you speak must be true. But you do not have to speak all that is true) - Vaisampayana
निंदान्तु नीतिनिपुणाः यदि वा स्तुवन्तु । लक्श्मीः समाविशतु गच्च्चतु व यतेश्ठं । अद्य एव वा मरणम् अस्तु युगान्तरे वा । न्याय्यात् पतःप्रविचलन्ति पदं न धीराः ।। The experts may blame you or praise you; Lakshmi (wealth) may choose to stay with you or leave or do whatever she likes; Death may be as near as today or as far away as the next eon; but the brave and resolute do not deviate from their path of justice and morality. - Bhartrihari Neethi Satakam

Quotes : Essence of Hinduism


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