What happens to a yogi who falls of the spiritual path? In this chapter we come to know about the 3 different kinds of spiritual failures and the remedies. We learn how to work through these mental constructs and keep working at it to our ultimate goal.
Positive energy is solution oriented and putting out more of it transforms and uplifts negative energy. When emotions are stirred, reason doesn’t usually help, so instead make yourself a sieve and let any negative energy flow through without affecting you. Then, if you can say it with sincerity, tell people: “Maybe you are right,” or “I understand why you feel … Read More
In this series the spiritual qualities found in Swami’s book “Affirmations for Self Healing” are discussed. The first quality is SUCCESS and it’s true meaning of transcendence. Transcendence leads to true happiness, which can be found only by having inner peace, self knowledge, and the joy of God.
The class begins with Krishna defining the best yogi as the one who can feel the needs of other people, their sorrows and their joys. And ends with a promise of what can become possible through yoga.
It is a devotee’s indifference that seems to hold the Lord at a distance. Nothing really happens outside the will of God but we, in our misguided ignorance, think that somehow we are the ones calling the shots. But in truth, the choice was never ours to make in regards to the circumstances and the tests we face. We can … Read More
Relinquishing sensory involvement will bring inner peace. Some part of us is always vulnerable unless our happiness is anchored in an inner reality.
Asha Nayaswami introduces an Easter concert based on Swami Kriyananda’s Christ Lives! An Oratorio, Sunday morning, April 3, 2022, at the Ananda Temple in Palo Alto, CA.