The love and friendship of the guru are something that is hard for us to understand, much less accept. We, who are limited in time and space, naturally relate to the guru in the same way. How often I’ve thought and heard others say, “If only I had been with Master.*” This thought, sweet though…
Resolve, this coming year, to appreciate the value of time. For how is it possible to solve all the mysteries of the Soul in one short life span unless we make the most of each year? Very few know how much can be accomplished when each day is used wisely and economically. Without realizing the value of immortal time, which God has given us, whole lifetimes may ebb away before we wake up.
From Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi
Happy New Year, everyone.
Nayaswami Jyotish: This coming year could be very momentous for the world, for Ananda, and for each of us individually. It is going to be a very important year with many changes happening.
This morning I read a letter from 1950 by Paramhansa Yogananda. He urges us to make better use of the time we are given. He says, “The Infinite source of all knowledge lies within. When the mind is receptive, you can more readily conquer your problems. Calmness, concentration, condensation of experience, and regular practice of meditation will enable you to master your own destiny.”
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We have just launched a campaign to build a new temple at Ananda Village. You can learn more at our website or by watching the short video above.
I watched an interview online recently, and one person in the group described another, who was often critical of others, as being “real.” He meant this as a compliment, meaning the person was honest and spoke what was on his mind, rather than pretending not to notice other people’s faults. He also meant that the…
Answered by Tyagi Jayadev
Question from Sreeni: Hello Swami, Recently I have started hearing high frequency sounds during mediation & afterwards. A couple of times I have…
We are part of a great tide of loving, joyful energy that wants to give and give as long as people are happy to receive it.
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