October 2018 archive

Sign of making progress

These words are absolutely fantastic for a beginner trying to remain stable in the daily turmoil of life. To feel hurt by what others do or think or say is always a sign of weakness and proof that the whole being is not exclusively turned towards the Divine, not under the divine influence alone. And …

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A story

Disciple : What are you doing, sitting by the riverside Sir? Master : I am waiting for the river to finish flowing so I can get across the river. Disciple : But sir, if you wait for the river to finish flowing, you will have to keep on waiting. Master : This is exactly what …

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From Yogananda

Doing something wrong from a moral or material standpoint is not the only meaning of temptation. Forgetting your soul by becoming too engrossed in the body and its comforts is temptation too. – Sri Sri Paramahansa Yogananda A beautiful reminder – something I have said all along. You are the soul. Forgetting that is the …

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