there by any shadow without object? Or object restraining itself from casting
its shadow? Emphatic 'No' silences us instantly. Object and shadow are
complementary to each other one does not exist without the other, and like
Ardhanareeswar Siva, they are ONE, although appearing to be Two; say two in one.
This indispensability is discernable in the objects created both by God and man.
Doesn't this man woman combination breathing life make them move majestic with
dignified gait illustrate the truth referred to. lt applies to beliefs and
of millions of people, particularly Vaishnavates living from the snowy peaks of
Himalayas to the saltsoaked shores of Kanyakumari; Somanath in Gujarat to
Kamakshi in Assam across are devoutly singing in ringing tones, or listening
with rapt attention to the Suprabhatam of Lord Balaji every morning with due
austerity. This song awakening is being sung down the ages and has become so
popular that it ignited the faculty of composition embedded in the
humanist-composers to write on almost all deities. And so, recitation is going
on regularly in many temples. Thanks to the originator for enabling bhaktakoti
aware of God's sports through this medium.
So far so
good. But there arises a query striking a sad
note that petrifies the tranquility of sober minds. For, that devotion of
singing Suprabhatam is ended with awakening of that All-Time-Highest only,
totally forgetting to put HIM to bed for relaxation and recouping of energy for
continuation of work. A sad negligence. The kind Providence may condone this
lapse for sometime, but not for ever, if it is wantonly disregarded or relegated