Q.14. What is the relevance of Gayatri Upasana in the modern society ?
Ans. During the last few decades concepts of religion have been increasingly distorted by vested interests. The deliberately induced misconceptions about religion led to the miraculous achievements in the field of material sciences, created an environment wherein people began to doubt the utility of spirituality and became skeptic about the very existence of God . Many of the neo-literates began to regard religion as superstition to the extent that being an atheist became a symbol of intellectualism.
Now, on the peak of its achievements, science has failed to achieve the well being of the society as a whole, and people have begun to revise their attitude about spirituality . It is being realized that for restoring ethical and the moral values, spirituality is as important as the material aspects of life . Gayatri Sadhana is within the reach of common man, Its methodology is easy to adopt, it is well defined and is easily understood. With the help of Gayatri Sadhana , therefore, one can make remarkable progress in imbibing basic ethical and moral values with minimal effort