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The self is alone the truth

The Guru is slicing every word to its tiniest bit so that there is no scope for any doubt in the student’s mind.

14 Oct 2017

The strength of spirituality

Faith is the union of attentiveness and love.

07 Oct 2017

Allow the dark clouds to take their natural course

Everything changes in life, and while one day we might feel very hurt and upset, it will not last because our perceptions will change once again.

07 Oct 2017

Essential qualities of a fit disciple

The scriptures have such a slicing logic and clarity to them that it gives tremendous joy to study them when we realise how it has been written with not a word wasted.

07 Oct 2017

The tale of a righteous way of living

Having intuitively seen everything so clearly, he set about to tell the story of Rama, who is Abhirama or the most dear

07 Oct 2017

Pursuit of happiness in human activities

uman pursuit is always after happiness. It may be a car, a bike, a nice saree or dress, an ice cream or a visit to the beauty parlour for a facial, a…

30 Sep 2017

Enjoy pure existence in the state of bliss

Today, let us calibrate if we are leading a life filled with ananda or bliss.

30 Sep 2017

Stop dying to live

n Sanskrit, there are two specific words for knowing. One is gyan and the other is another is vigyan or visheshgyan. All that you can perceive and know…

30 Sep 2017

The wise meditate upon the universal mother

Goddess Durga is meditated upon even by the great wise men. She can remove ignorance of the mind by force, destroys fear and blesses beings who think of Her.

30 Sep 2017

Have faith in the guru and vedanta

To realise the truth of our own self, we need faith in two things—one is on the Guru and the other is on the words of Vedanta. To realise the truth of our own self, we need faith in two things—one is

16 Sep 2017

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Ganesha lives in immortality

No other city in India celebrates the Ganesha festival with as much fervour and devotion as Pune and Mumbai.

16 Sep 2017

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Tools of gods and cosmos

The moment we utter the word “divine”, most people will look up, because the divine is supposed to be up. But in human perception, there is no way to know which is up.

16 Sep 2017

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The great womb of all forms of thoughts and ideas

The epic of one lakh verses begins with a casual discussion after a hard day’s work done with devotion and cheer.

16 Sep 2017

No life without love

Today’s world is characterised by speed and nuclear families.

09 Sep 2017

May your shoka turn into shloka

Valmiki, the most ancient poet known as Adi Kavi, once happened to meet Devarshi Narada.

09 Sep 2017

How to take trials and tribulations easy

Sampath means wealth. The meaning of this word is very interesting.

09 Sep 2017

Fear can’t make children perform better

Using verbal or physical violence to pressurise children to bring flying colours in exams makes it difficult for them to grasp, remember and recall

09 Sep 2017

Dharma is minding your own business

There are six types of wealth that give us the energy to push the mind to the highest strata of realisation of the self. They are called the Shat Sampattih.

02 Sep 2017

Ignorance is no bliss, it’s a form of suffering

How can we make deep connections and interact with the world if we are ignorant and full of misunderstandings?

02 Sep 2017

Align with the divine

Questioner: What is the significance of the sequence in which we are doing the asanas? Can we change the order?

02 Sep 2017

Chanting releases energy that acts as your shield

While going to bed at night, sometimes thoughts of issues and problems that seem to have no solution may nag you.

02 Sep 2017