Understanding Meditation And Its Allied Techniques With Special Reference To Vedāntadeśika’s SaṂkalpasūryoda

Vedāntadeśika, explained to us, the way to meditate, the object to be meditated on and the way to overcome the obstacles faced during the mediation. So, one should find a place where he is not disturbed by any external objects, especially sound. Then he should make a pavilion in his heart made by the four pillars, Jñāna (knowledge), Bhakti (devotion), Vairāgya (detachment), Śānti (peace of mind).