One wheel

In continuation of his lectures on the aditya hridayam, swamiji briefly touched upon the symbolism of the Sun God riding a chariot with seven horses. He thinks the seven horses can be thought of as the seven colors that constitute light (VIBGYOR). However, some the paurnaic slokas describe the horses as green in color. This he says can only be understood as the poetic freedom of the composers. Interestingly, the chariot is supposed to run only on one wheel. Swamiji, did not bother to explain what this could mean.   

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