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  • Who decides whether God is a He or She?

    Sometime ago when I was speaking to a group of people at Nashville, US, I was telling them a joke and referred to God as “Him.” Immediately, a few women stood up and asked, “Do you believe God is a man?” I said, “I am just telling you a joke.” They said, “It does not matter. Do you believe God is a man because you refer to God as Him?”

  • Contemplation On the Four Sublime States-2

    Love, without desire to possess, knowing well that in the ultimate sense there is no possession and no possessor, this is the highest love. Love, without speaking and thinking of “I”, knowing well that this so-called “I” is a mere delusion.  Love, without selecting and excluding, knowing well that to do so means to create love’s own contrasts, dislike, aversion and hatred.

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    The Four Sublime States

    According to the Buddha, the mind has four sublime states. The four sublime states of mind that have been taught by the Buddha are Love or Loving-kindness; Compassion; Sympathetic Joy and Equanimity.

  • Meditation: Its importance and benefits

    The practice of mindfulness and awareness are twin techniques and characteristics to remain unattached to events, people, situations, possessions and emotions, writes RAVI VALLURI

  • Suppose You Go To God

    Suppose you go to God, to get a boon. When your intention is to get a boon, then you are in a hurry. Another person knows that he already owns God; he is not in a hurry for anything. Infinite patience comes up in him.

  • LOve

    If you love me, show you love me

    Love cannot be seen. To be seen, it needs to be expressed. Expressed either through words or actions. There is nothing like silent love. Because it can’t be felt. If you love, you need to express it, show it.

  • Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj

    Peace is Within Me

    Not many of us are aware of the fact that peace is truly our original nature,but when we arrive on the earth,we act through human bodies & lose our original energy in the cycle of action, interaction with proximate matter and souls. When we strip-off of our original positive energies, negativity manifests in our mind , then to actions that finally results in sufferings. When there is suffering, we badly seek our

  • The Self-Assertion Of God’s Nature Within You

    Nobody wants to be bad, because goodness is everybody’s real inner nature. Goodness is an inseparable attribute of the latent divine Consciousness that is present in everyone of us. Nobody wants to be ignorant. Nobody wants to be stupid either, because knowledge is the essential nature of everybody’s inner being. Absolute Knowledge is the other phase of Absolute Existence which is the Essence sustaining the human individual.

  • Building The Resurgent India

    The task we set before ourselves is not mechanical but moral and spiritual. We aim not at the alteration of a form of government but at the building up of a nation. Of that task politics is a part, but only a part. We shall devote ourselves not to politics alone, nor to social questions alone, nor to theology or philosophy or literature or science by themselves, but we include all these

  • The self-assertion of god’s nature within you

    Nobody wants to be bad, because goodness is everybody’s real inner nature. Goodness is an inseparable attribute of the latent divine Consciousness that is present in everyone of us. Nobody wants to be ignorant. Nobody wants to be stupid either, because knowledge is the essential nature of everybody’s inner being. Absolute Knowledge is the other phase of Absolute Existence which is the Essence sustaining the human individual.

  • Factors that influence our attitudes in life

    Social influences, overwrought emotions and environmental factors impinge upon human minds. Consequently, individual behavioural patterns become complex and often antipathetic in nature, writes RAVI VALLURI