Why is Krishna blue?

Nayaswami Gyandev

Question from JK: Why is the color of Krishna’s skin blue ? why not brown ? or white or black ?


Joining a spiritual path

Nayaswami Seva

Question from Abhishek: I perceive myself as one who has lost every battle in life. I want to give up everything (except my family) and join the path of Paramhansa Yogananda. How can I do this.


What causes suffering?

Nayaswami Savitri

Question from Bhushan Patel: Is all kind of illness, suffering of one and that of the ones with whom he/she is attached like parents, brothers, sisters, wife and children is result of sins committed by him/her in this life or in past lives? If so, then how to overcome fear of about his/her misdeeds of previous birth about which he/she is not aware? Take…



Nayaswami Hriman

Question from shweta: i am just a beginner in yoga and meditation. what should i do to increase my connectivity to god? i don’t even know the perfect yoga postures as i have no teacher around…. please help me out friends.


Meditation and family life

Nayaswami Pranaba

Question from balu: I am a house holder. I am 50+ years in age. I want to concentrate towards God or want to be spiritual rather than materialistic. But I don’t want to leave my householder life. Moreover I do not want to become a yogi or rishi. I want to move a little closer to God, thinking to cleanse my mind. In…


Can Meditation Cause Headaches?

Tyagi Shanti, M.D.

Question from carrie: blessings. many times when i meditate i have been feeling pain in my head. specifically around my temples, above my right eye and sometimes behind at the medulla oblongata. it seems to be very distracting to me and i try not to let it divert my focused attention but many times i get agitated about it. and this only makes…


How to Know God’s Will

Nayaswami Anandi

Question from Vinay: Dear teacher, I’ve read that we all should do God’s will instead of our own. But i want to know how to know what God wants? If we have to make a choice or some decision, how to invite God to make that decision? And how to know if that intuition is guided? For now, i take help of course…


Intellect: friend or foe?

Asha Nayaswami

Question from Ashwin: Hello, I am doing my Ph.D in neuroscience, and my intellect is my greatest strength and my very worst enemy! I have a deep love and connection to Babaji and Yoganandaji and I feel an intense yearning for liberation. However I tend to over analyze everything. Eg. when a spiritual teacher advises me, I tend to constantly question their true…