While having darshan of a Deity or after meeting a respected individual, our hands automatically join in obeisance. ‘Paying obeisance’ that is doing namaskar (Namaste) is a sattvik impression on the Hindu mind, an act of maintaining the rich heritage of Hindu culture. Paying obeisance is a simple and beautiful act of expression of Divine qualities like devotion, love, respect and humility that bestows Divine Energy. Information on various methods of paying obeisance (namaste) along with the underlying science, aspects to be avoided while paying obeisance and guidance on who obeisance should not to be paid is provided in these articles.
Articles related to doing Namaskar (Namaste)
- What is the correct method and science of doing Namaskar to God...
- Why we should not do Namaskar with one hand?
- Do’s and Dont’s while doing Namaskar
- Should one do Namaskar to a dead body?
- To whom one should not do Namaskar ?
- What is the correct method of doing Namaskar to Saints?
- How should a Husband and Wife do Namaskar together?
- Why should one always do Namaskar to elders?
- What is the meaning and the benefits of ‘Namaskar’?
- Why ‘Namaskar’ and not a ‘hand shake’?