Feeling inadequate – Stop comparing yourself to others

We feel inadequate when we start comparing ourselves to others. Comparing ourselves to others can detriment our growth instead of helping. We must understand that every person is unique and it’s important to accept oneself for who we are and be happy with it. Nayaswami Jyotish shares a wonderful story to illustrate how our imperfections too can be a blessing.

God’s Protective Presence

Our life journey is packed with experiences which are sometimes pleasant and sometimes challenging. No matter what the situation around us, it is important to stay calm within and feel God’s protective light surrounding us and guarding us against all threats. Nayaswami Devi shares how Swami Kriyananda when sensing danger would often draw an aura of light around as a … Read More

God’s Protective Presence

Our life journey is packed with experiences which are sometimes pleasant and sometimes challenging. No matter what the situation around us, it is important to stay calm within and feel God’s protective light surrounding us and guarding us against all threats. Nayaswami Devi shares how Swami Kriyananda when sensing danger would often draw an aura of light around as a … Read More

Give Life the Best That You Have

The challenges that we confront in life sometimes seem overwhelming. Despite our best efforts it seems an impossible goal. At such times we must do our part and offer it all to God. He will support us in mysterious ways to help us succeed in our endeavors.

God Reads the Heart

We have often heard that actions speak louder than words. But what’s even stronger than actions is the intention behind them. It is our thoughts that shape our lives, because God reads our heart not so much our actions, so it’s always good to keep the intentions clear.

Divine Protection

Do you believe in miracles? The divine is always looking out for us, working miracles in everyone’s daily life but they mostly go unnoticed. It is only when we experience something vivid/dramatic that we start believing in divine intervention. The divine energy is everywhere, if we are open to this flow, God can use us to bring wonders in lives … Read More

How to Deal with Our past Karma

How much of your life do you have control over and how much is decided by your past karma? Nayaswami Devi shares how to use your own will power and the practice of meditation, especially Kriya Yoga, to face any difficult karma and overcome the test it offers.

Looking to the Light — Open Yourself to the Goodness in Life

In our lives we can choose to look towards the light within and around us, or let the darkness overpower us. God’s light is always there, the choice is ours to make. Nayaswami Jyotish beautifully illustrates this using Leonardo da Vinci’s famous painting “Adoration of the Magi”.

God — Man’s Eternal Quest

Within each one of us, there is a missing piece of the puzzle, that which leaves us feeling unfulfilled. Nayaswami Devi, calls it a “God shaped hole”. And she shares that nothing else could fill this hole but some tangible experience of God.

Don’t Compare Yourself to Others

Nayaswami Jyotish speaks on the attitude of comparing ourselves to others, how it can detriment our spiritual growth and rob us of peace of mind. Accepting things as they are, and not trying to change the circumstances around us, brings true relaxation and only then can we experience joy.