February 2018 archive

Steps to God

There is an inherent foolishness in people. They believe that reading about God , maybe saying some mantra or a prayer or firmly believing in Advaita and you are there. But such is not the case The soul has to be first experienced. It is encased in three phases at all times. Wakefulness, sushupti and …

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Tom Cruise

People who follow different paths – Scientology for example – get stuck in their own maze created by their mind Some may believe that truth lies in other planets or universes and desperately search for it. They go from books or “research” searching for clues and evidence. However , it is worthless they then get …

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Shiv panchakshar

It was written by Shankaracharya Shankaracharya followed Advaita. It is an experience Then why would he write hymns of Shiv For example Mandaakinii[5] Salila Chandana[6] -Carcitaaya, NandiIishvara-Pramatha-Naatha-Maheshvaraaya.[7] MandaaraPusspa-BahuPusspa-SuPuujitaaya, Tasmai “Ma”kaaraaya Namah Shivaaya… He talks about mandaakini and flowers etc And then he uses the word su-pujitaya We can say pujitay meaning worship and su- pujitay …

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Yoga

All aspects of yoga are true Including siddhis It is rare Those who have it hide. Run away from public Vishnutirthji Maharaj had the siddhis. And his Gurus Yogananda, his Gurus had Siddhis They did not transfer it to disciples to any significant degree The siddhis like gyaneshwar and Kabir are even more rare You …

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What happens at death?

Difficult to say – it would scare people But those who have not meditated are generally very afraid. Saints like St Paul and perfected the art of leaving body. Hence he said , I die daily Same was true for St Francis Everyone knows about Lahiri Mahashaya Last century there were quite a few. Now …

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Tushar meaning

રચના તુષારની અધભૂત આંખ ભીંજી તુષારથી થયી મોટી સ્મિત કરામત કુદરતની કર્યો તેને નિર્દેશ તું સાર માં સમાજ તુષારની રમત The word Tushar means morning dew Philosophical meaning – In India there is no rain in winter. So the moisture in the air condenses and gives water to the plant During the dry times in …

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It’s a mystery

Forget religion. Forget books. What do you need? It is like the matrix movie You are the divine. You gave forgotten it. A book can tell you that but does it wake you up ? You can follow what you want or who you want or pinch yourself. You still will not wake up and …

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Love for God

It’s difficult What some people think is love for God is nothing more than fear – if I don’t do this bad things will befall or it is gratefulness- oh thank you that you did these things for me But that is a business deal. Not love. To know love for God you need someone …

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Lent Day 2

Jesus gave up food and water for a long time 40 days ! Some people give up a small item in life for that time frame ! All sacrifices are good – but those who give up all and do it the right way are absorbed in God Few can do it the right way …

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Lent

Today is the beginning of Lent The word lent comes Latin meaning spring or even more ancient to grow longer It is the beginning of spring and the days go longer Christians practice lent by fasting in one way or the other. Later the practice became giving up a few items , generally food for …

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