Vratena Diksamapnoti Diksayapnoti Daksinam. Daksina Sraddhamapnoti. Sraddhaya Satyamapyate.
Yajur Veda 19.30
When a person takes a pledge and makes a reolute commitment to do virtuous deeds in life and carries out his pledge he gains expertise and is recognised by noble people in the society. As he carries out his duties with integrity and sincereity he receives more honour and prosperity. He gains faith and commitment to carry out true and virtuous duties.
In order to complete a task one must have commitment, deep desire and firm resolve. If the pledge to complete the task is taken in front of many people the resolve becomes even firmer because others will remind him of the pledge.A person who dreams of doing good deeds but does not take a firm resolve is unable to complete even a simple task.
As the person successfully carries out his responsibilities with integrity and sincereity other people in the community seeing a job well done give him encouragement. The person concerned gains expertise and faith. By gaining faith true knowledge is gained. The person concefrned receive honour and prosperity. He dircts othres to lead a true and virtuous life.