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Yogananda’s Predictions of World Trials

Nayaswami Hriman

Question from Devika: Given the current outbreak of the pandemic disease which has threatened not only the lives of countless people but is pushing the world economy towards a massive meltdown. It seems we are standing on the brink — waiting for a disaster to happen. Could it be what Yogananda had predicted?

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How Is Ananda Preparing for the Coronavirus Pandemic?

Nayaswami Mukti

Question from Rush: How Ananda is preparing for coronavirus, now that the WHO has declared it a “global pandemic?”‘ Since you are a community, and in California where there are cases, what plans do you have for isolation and resource management? I’m sure your community in Italy must also be preparing. I think this may be the part of the “world catalcysm” Swami…

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Does Kriya Yoga Initiation Give Psychic Abilities and Cosmic Consciousness?

Nayaswami Mukti

Question from Jack Ledford: Does becoming initiated in Kriya Yoga lead to cosmic consciousness and psychic abilities, or are only certain members given the opportunity to grow to these levels. I don’t want to spend years of my life on a cause only to find out later I’ll never in my lifetime be given this opportunity. I want to achieve this so I can…

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Overcoming Problem Consciousness (and Mosquito Consciousness)

Nayaswami Hriman

Question from Alok Datta: Sri Yukteswar ji said “Is the whole world going to change for you? Change yourself: be rid of the mosquito consciousness.” Can you give some practical suggestions as to how to get ourselves out of this mosquito consciousness?

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What If I Cannot Meditate in My Usual Spot?

Nayaswami Mukti

Question from Andy: I am lucky enough to have a spare room in our house to meditate in. However, this room is about to be used by a guest for 3 weeks or so. Can you give me any help with using another area to meditate when these are usually living or sleeping areas with the vibrations associated with them? If the area…

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My Father Passed Away, and My Family Is Pressuring Me to Marry

Nayaswami Hriman

Question from Anonymous: My Dad passed away the day when I was in a holy place. I returned immediately as soon as I received information. I am very close to my Dad. My parents saw a match for me, though they didn’t fix it, they want me to meet the guy and his family after my return. But my Dad passed away within…

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How to Calm the Mind for Meditation During a Demanding Workweek?

Nayaswami Hassi

Question from Chris: When I meditate on the weekend, I find it not-too-hard to concentrate on Hong Sau and enter a calm state. But as soon as I get back to work, when I sit down to meditate my mind becomes restless, replaying moments I’ve had during the week. Thus I’m more prone to falling into a passive state and it’s harder to…

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Pulling and Tingling at the Forehead While Meditating

Nayaswami Mukti

Question from Priya: While meditating, my forehead centre near my eyebrows have some pulling energy and tingling effect. I don’t focus on centre actually. I just keep myself calm and blank my mind and relax myself, but still why does my forehead has so much pulling energy? It’s not painful but sometimes my vision is like broadened. This pulling an dtingling stays for…