Rujus are the highest Jivas. They occupy the echelon immediately after Sri Lakshmi. In fact, Brahma and Vayu are also Rujus. Rujus do not have any doshas. Nor are they affected by the vikaras of the three gunas (sattva, rajasa, tamasa). Rujus have uncompromised bhakti in Vishnu.
Only rujus are qualified to occupy the post of Brahma (and Vayu). No one ever can occupy them under any circumstances. Rujus do not have distortions even when they take birth as an avatar. There are infinite number of Rujus. Every Ruju, after sadhana for 100 kalpas, gets the post of “kalki” (not to be confused with the avatar of Vishnu by the same name). Their relative position within ruju-gana keeps increasing and eventually they become (after 98 more kalpas) Vayu. Then, they reach the post of Brahma.
The 100 names of Rujus are
19 thoughts on “Rujus”
Kindly listen to Shri. Suvidyendra Theerthara Upanyasa on Svapna Vrundavanakhyana at the following website. That should clear up most of your queries. Shreegalu has quoted from different scriptures and also from within Shri AkhyAna itself to prove the following among others.
vEda-tulyatva of Shri AkhyAna grantha
Shri Bhavi-Sameeratva of Shri Vadiraja
Samyatva of Shri Vadiraja to Shri Hanuma-Bheema-Madhwa
Dear Raghu Rao, Namasthe,
Thank you for providing the link to Swamiji’s pravachana. I have downloaded the files. Let me listen to it.
[It is not easy for me to understand Kannada. If I don’t understand / get what I was seeking, I may get back].
Thanks once again for a valuable share.
regards A.G.Suresh Babu Shenoy
Hare Sreenivasa, NP. Please also refer to some of the verses taken from Purana’s further elicting Rajaru’s status. Link is at https://dvaitavedanta.wordpress.com/rijutva-of-sri-vadirajaru/