The Six Faults of the Materially Identified Ego Sri Sri Paramahamsa Yogananda When the EGO or “I” consciousness has sided with the materialistic forces of creation, it is said to have six faults (doshas): 1. Kama (lust); 2. Krodha (anger); 3. Lobha (greed); 4. Moha (delusion); 5. Mada (pride); 6. Matsarya (envy). Only when man … Continue reading The Six Faults of the Materially Identified Ego
Yogic Symbolism of the Battle of the Kurukshetra Sri Sri Paramahamsa Yogananda Selected excerpts from GOD TALKS WITH ARJUNA : THE BHAGAVAD GITA It will become evident… that the historical background of a battle and the contestants therein have been used for the purpose of illustrating the spiritual and psychological battle going on between the … Continue reading Fight Your Own battle of Kurukshetra
Spirit is the Life, Mind is the Builder, and the Physical is the Result This is the tagline of my blog. It is a quote from Edgar Cayce. A whole philosophy was born out of the countless readings this “Sleeping Prophet” gave during sessions with people who came to him with questions seeking solutions to … Continue reading Which birds are allowed to build a nest in your tree and make a home there ?
PRACTICE RIGHT SPEECH Every single time we open our mouths, we are making a choice: to help or to harm. Jesus explained that our words are of ultimate import when he said, "By thy words thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned (judged)." That's because our words come from our … Continue reading Do not create ugly forms with your words
There are no easy answers to problems in life and there is no single book to teach a golden lesson. The fundamental principle behind all our enjoyments and sufferings is that all our thoughts, words and deeds are expression of energies – either positive or negative. God is love and God is universal unlimited love. … Continue reading Can we do anything with Karma and modify our fate ?
*Bless your water* *Approximately 70% of earth is water and about same ratio in the body, water plays a very important role in our physical, emotional and mental health. The packaged water we consume from stores is nothing but lifeless water. It's important to bless water everyday for your and your family's good health. A … Continue reading Bless the water
In the physical plane there are many things which are frankly impossible; but that is not the case in the higher worlds. We cannot lift a ton weight without machinery, but in the higher worlds it is possible with perseverance to lift the weight of our many imperfections. The reason for this is obvious if … Continue reading Power of the Will