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Should I Have Children?

Nayaswami Hriman

Question from Tanu: The spiritual needs & “normal” worldly needs seems to be at two extreme ends at times. As a married women in mid 30s and on being on the spiritual path(which gives us our ultimate goal of life), I feel less inclined to plan for a baby because of the attachment & worries (of couse the joy also) that comes with…

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God and Path of Gyana Yoga

Nayaswami Hriman

Question from Sam: What is the role of God in life of a person who follows the path of jnana yoga, because he intends to merge his soul in the spirit by self effort. Such a person has nothing to do with God( dynamic aspect). He doesn’t depend on anyone and burns his ego in the fire of knowledge. Can such a person…

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In Meditation Should I Control My Swaying Body?

Tyagi Jayadev

Question from Trupti Vaish: Swaying of body, feeling push in crown and head falling back to touch back — what are all these feelings during meditation? Should we try to control / stop them? Thank you!

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Why Does a Soul Want Experiences, if it is Perfect? Are Souls Different?

Tyagi Jayadev

Question from SS: Why does the soul want to have experiences if it is perfect and already in the presence of God? How does the soul in the beginning get a form- a rock, plant, animal, human? there is a missing link here that I can’t understand? Are souls of different types/natures from the beginning?

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How to Develop Devotion

Nayaswami Hriman

Question from Sam: By nature I am partly philosophical and partly devotional. I am a devotee of divine mother, but my philosophical side appears to be an obstacle in my devotion. Whenever I think of the mother, i can’t concentrate and my reasoning process starts which in the end often leads to doubts and an unsatisfied intellect. Some doubts cannot be cleared by…

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Do Anger and Hatred Make Us Lose Precious Energy?

Tyagi Jayadev

Question from Amit: In one of the talks it was mentioned that one loses precious energy when one develops negative emotions like anger and hatred. Is that true of sexual energy as well? Does one squander away precious spiritual energy anytime one gets sexual thoughts? Is that the reason brahmacharya is one of Patanjali’s yamas? What about entertainment, like watching TV, being on…

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How to Trust Inner Guidance

Nayaswami Hriman

Question from Rajkumar: I am part of Ananda(Level2) doing meditation everyday for around 1 hour-2 hour. I were having serious problem in business before 1 month and one day while meditating i received a inner voice saying it will be resolved in a week.In another 10 days the problem got resolved too. Also While i were meditating 2 days ago i got a…

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Are Ghosts Astral Beings?

Tyagi Jayadev

Question from SS: Is the astral body, which is made of light, the same as a ghost? If we see a ghost, are we seeing someone’s astral body? Please explain what the differences are.