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  1. Gurudev, what is the relationship between chakras and our mind?

    Chakras are in the physical realm. The mind is just energy; thoughts are energy. When you put your (mind) attention on the chakras, they get regulated, activated and the dormant energy gets released ...
  2. Gurudev, what are the benefits of Shakti kriya? Is it only at the body level or does it affect the mind too?

    Both. Anything that benefits your spirit, definitely benefits the body. If the body is healthy and strong, it also reflects on the consciousness, and the mind. ...
  3. How do we get rid of our mind after death?

    There is no way you can get rid of it. If you want to know how to get rid of the mind, it can happen only when you have a body. You can’t get rid of the mind afterwards. ...
  4. While studying, how can I eliminate thoughts from my mind so I can concentrate better?

    Breathing! Pranayama will definitely help you. Okay! And then if they still come, don’t try to chase them, just embrace them. Negative thoughts are afraid of a hug from you. If you embrace them, they will all run away. ...
  5. Why does the mind wander all the time?

    It doesn't wander all the time. When you like something, your mind is just fixed there.
    Suppose you are watching a movie or television series, does it wander all over the place? No! For two and a half hours you are focused on the screen. You are sitti ...
  6. How to choose a career even though my parents don’t allow?

    You have already chosen!
    You chose a career and your parents don’t like it! And now you are asking me, 'How to choose it?'
    You should be asking me, ‘How to drop a career which I have chosen, which my parents don’t like!’

    What is your confusio ...

  7. Gurudev, receiving unconditional love from you has become such a habit that whenever I get into a relationship, I look for the same love in the other person, and none of the relationships work out for me. What do I do?

    Actually, I am not qualified to speak about the secret of relationships! However, I will tell you this, you may pour all your love on somebody, but you should also see how much love they can take.
    When water is falling with a lot of force ...
  8. What should I do to keep my attention on the Guru Tattva?

    You should feel that everyone belongs to you, and you should have patience. You know in a day I have to listen to around 2000 to 3000 questions. Do I listen to them or not? How many every questions are asked, I reply to all of them. And I listen to them wi ...
  9. Gurudev, if the nostrils, lungs, stomach, the whole body is hollow and empty, then why is the mind full of thoughts? What is the source of these thoughts?

    When the mind starts realizing it is all hollow and empty, it starts becoming hollow and empty; that is what you are doing. ...
  10. Gurudev, when the mind gets stuck in a situation, it does not get out quickly. What does one do for that?

    It is okay, the mind is like that only. This is where knowledge is important. Knowledge is like holding on to a life jacket in a storm.
    That is why it is called storms of emotions. The ancient people have compared emotions to an ocean; i ...
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