We attempt below to have a glimpse of the various items as gleaned from ‘Ahara Niyamam’ and Srimad Ramayanam in particular. It should be understood that. Anbil’s very informative series on “AhAra-niyamam” (dietary regimen) the recent posts of some members on “coffee” are very interesting to read. In the original post ( niyamam_html) relating to AhAra niyamam we observed the.

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Anbil can throw light on it. The one thing that surprised me is that sesame or anything cooked in sesame is not to be taken at night. During times of lunar and solar eclipse all waters will be considered equal to gangaa water; Water in rivers, even if it carries horses, donkeys and cadaver, will become purified with current. For the benefit of people who live in this world characterized by lack of wisdom, Lord kaNNan showed many principles in saasthraas.

Punnakku Oil cake Are the following food permissible: Every one of us can try to adhere to the principles as much as we can. Similarly, the numbers of people who truly know the nutritional worth and delicacy of the “pazhai-yathu” are very scant durlabham”.

In times of danger to life, even prohibited items can be consumed. This article is an attempt to document those valuable questions and answers. My wife goes to her father’s place on her paternal grandfather’s shraardham day niysmam consumes food there, and feeds my kids too. These are directly affecting the health of the entire society.


Dear Swamy, foods like apple, pineapple and brinjal are in the list of prohibited items above, and here you are saying they’re allowed. So obtaining the pure correctly obtained dairy products is also one to be explained in detail unless we could be vegan somehow to avoid obtaining anything from the animal to leave it at peace I think this is problematic and some education on what the correct sugar is should be explained in detail.

Lastly, in the holy streams of Gandaki in Nepal, we know, Narayanan appears in the form of “salagrAma” Foods seen or touched by dogs 7.

Ahara niyamam simple meaning

Foods that are not aharz into the house through the main door: Foods that were not offered to our Lord, foods that were not offered to the guests, foods that were cooked without first cleaning them, foods earned in immoral ways, cooked with other foods that are forbidden, cooked by unclean children, and foods that are contaminated by excrements. He has given another list of exceptions and relaxations under which even some of the prohibited items could be consumed as also yet another list of items that can be consumed freely without restrictions.

Sometimes if it is listed we don’t understand but if you explain the reasoning behind itthat would help like why ajara and keerai is not good at night?

We cannot consume food after sunset on amAvAsyai. All chEthanaas must understand that there are two kinds of foods, those that are ennobling saathveeka and those that are debasing thaamasa. The next morning, the womenfolk will retrieve the brew from the pot, drain the water away, rinse the rice with rarefied yoghurt and serve it with a dab of salt and generous dollops of delicious “lime-pickle” When in doubt about the raw material or the process involved, it is niymaam better to avoid such food items.


Overnight due to a process of mild fermentation the mix of “cooked rice and water” will churn into a rich cold brew called “pazhai-yathu”. Vegetables taken from ahars garden without permission, portion that is set aside for oneself prior to the partaking of the rest of the group, foods that are exceedingly bitter, salty, pepper hot, or sour. It would help if you had a list of pathyiams and apathiyams dos and don’ts in this blog similar to this that could be applicable to all people, and to explain why the reasoning behind it.

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So, adiyen requested Sri U. Bhargavi 9 July at Guard yourself against the agnostics who believe only in this transient body and world.

I have one doubt The other problem is polished rice, I think this is also very problematic and what the correct rice be should be explained in detail as well. Anonymous 8 November at But adiyen has one doubt: Pasala Portulaca Ahaa