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Feeling light-headed after meditation

Nayaswami Savitri

Question from Jason: Sometimes after meditation (not kriya yoga), I will get up to stretch my back. Then I feel supremely light-headed and I feel inner sensations all over my body. Is this normal? What is this? Thank you.

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When you are ready to follow one teacher

Nayaswami Seva

Question from vinay: I was following the lessons from YSS, but due to circumstancial reason, i made another guru and his beahaviour,affected my mind and i lost interest in every thing and the lessons from yss,can any body help me to revive my lost treasure,which i gained from those lessons>

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Kriya Yoga and Buddhism

Nayaswami Bharat

Question from avin: i am a buddhist, i have complete faith in the buddha and his dharma. moreover i am also attracted to yoga as it is explained by yoganada in his classic autobiography. i want to be clear if i will be welcome when i approach ananda to learn kriya yoga. will my buddhist faith be a disqualification for initiation into the…

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Speaking in tongues

Nayaswami Gyandev

Question from J: Hi, I find your lessons intrguing. I am considering converting to Christianity, but like Yogananda mentioned, am afraid I might be responding to churchianity. I feel that I shoud uncover divinty in life, in each moment. I also feel that Jesus and Buddha have been pivotal figures in modern spirituality. However, they are probably misunderstood. Seeing as Yogananda has written…

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Is my Kudalini awakening?

Nayaswami Anandi

Question from Donald L. Smith: My question deals with meditation. I have been meditating for sometime using Masters teachings every day. However, in the recent past of approx. two months, during, and only in my very, very deepest concentration of God my hands, wrists, and forearms vibrate and I mean its very overt, meaning they really shake. I should also say my hands and fingers…

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Should God be feared?

Nayaswami Anandi

Question from Charles: 3 questions 1. Should we fear GOD? I hear Christians say you should fear GOD. Why should I fear The Divine if he/she is the savior, the grace, the love, and joy of my life. That I should not fear I should embrace. Right or wrong? 2. I have been meditating for about 2 months now and I have seen…

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Can loving be a problem?

Nayaswami Seva

Question from deepak: Hariomm, Dear one, what is real love? What happens, when one falls in love? If I love, then will I be in problem?

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Weeping for God

Nayaswami Seva

Question from Mansi: At times i get a sort of tickling or i don’t know how to explain that feeling..it happens when i think of God or Gurudeva or if I am reading or listening to something that is devotional..it used to happen before also but these days it happens too often..I also get a lot of goosebumps!! {I weep a lot for…

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Paying down karmic debts

Nayaswami Pranaba

Question from sridhar kaushik: It is difficult to understand why some karmic debts have to be paid in the next life. What can I learn from this if I did not know what caused it in the first place? As a physician, I see a baby born blind or with some incurable problem. I often find this baffling from spiritual standpoint. Why could this…

My 4-year old likes to meditate

Ananda Sangha Worldwide

Question from Craig: Last Sunday I awoke later than normal. Usually I meditate when my family is sleeping When I announced that it was time for me to meditate, my 4 yr old said he wanted to also, he sees me do this in the evening. I fixed him a place next to me and gave him basic instruction. Amazingly he sat quietly…