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    SADHANA (SPIRITUAL PRACTICES — III)

    To the degree that you are awake, everything around you brings knowledge. If you are not awake, even the most precious knowledge does not make sense. (Suddenly there was much noise from outside and someone went to shut the window.)

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    Ambition can be a spiritual process

    The bane of the world today is just that human beings are working with limited individualistic ambition. Instead of working with ambition, if people work for a deeper vision of life for themselves and everything around them, you would never be in conflict with anybody else’s vision because fundamentally, all human beings are working for human wellbeing. It is just that the scale of how we handle human wellbeing may be different

  • Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj Ji

    What You Think, You Become

    Most of us speak with words and listen to them, but what are words? They are sounds that convey ideas, right?. For example, when someone says elephant, it may immediately conjure up in our mind an image of the animal that we have come to know as an elephant. However,to someone who does not speak English, the word will fail to bring any image to his/her mind.

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    The Book Of Hearts

    It is possible for a man to read too many books but at the same time, if a man acquires his knowledge entirely from books, he will not find himself to be a very wise man. Perhaps, we have forgotten that other great book, the human heart.

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    Genuine Happiness

    Genuine happiness isn’t about driving the hottest Formula 1 car, getting the employee of the year award, earning the highest 13th month pay, or beating the sales quota. Sometimes, the most sought after prizes in life do not always go to the fastest, strongest, bravest or the best.

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    “Joy has no Duality”

    “Joy has no duality. It does not have happiness and unhappiness. It should never be confused with pleasures. Because the pleasure that looks today, the pleasure tomorrow will turn into remorse.

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    Meera’s Longing For Krishna

    More than four fifths of Meerabai’s songs have the thread of VIRAHA woven through them. This condition as reflected in Bhakti yoga may be defined as – “ a state in which the devotee who has already undergone peak divine experiences finds himself at a loss, due to a feeling of separation from proximity to the divine. He thus experiences anguish due to discontentment and an intense longing for union.

  • Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj Ji

    Meditation- The Best Medicine

    It is now being widely accepted all over the world that stress or mental tension is the killer number one because it causes high blood pressure, heart diseases, asthma and many other psychosomatic diseases and even cancer if its duration or frequency is more than an individual can withstand.

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    The Greatest Gambler

    In a gambling match,the most miserable person is the one who wins initially and the most expert Gambler is the one who allows his opponent to do so.

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    The True Meaning of Spirituality — Sri Aurobindo

    It must therefore be emphasised that spirituality is not a high intellectuality, not idealism, not an ethical turn of mind or moral purity and austerity, not religiosity or an ardent and exalted emotional fervour, not even a compound of all these excellent things; a mental belief, creed or faith, an emotional aspiration, a regulation of conduct according to a religious or ethical formula are not spiritual achievement and experience. These things are

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    SADHANA (SPIRITUAL PRACTICES)

    Focus sharpens the mind and relaxation expands the mind. Just an expanded mind without sharpness cannot bring holistic development. At the same time, just a sharp mind without expansion causes tension, anger and frustration.