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  1. Gurudev, Please tell us what is death?

    There is no need to define death. It is an obvious phenomenon. We are born and we are going to die one day.
    When we came to this world, the first thing we did was we took a deep breath in, and then we started crying. And the last thing we will do in ...
  2. Gurudev, If a loved one passes on, the common adage to those losing the loved one is, ‘He/she is always there with you.' Is that really true? Is that loved one who has passed away really there with you and is guiding you in life?

    Why don’t you leave them some free time? They have had enough in this world and they have gone. Let them take some rest and do something else that they want to do. Let them have some fun. Why should they be guiding you all the time? (Laughter)
    What is ...
  3. Gurudev, we do certain rituals for the departed. Is there any basis for these rituals?

    These rituals are there only to show your gratitude to the departed souls. But what has happened is that the Pundits and the Purohits have made it so complicated that sometimes you don't understand what they are saying. If they translate wha ...
  4. Gurudev, my mother passed away on Christmas. Is there any special meaning to this?

    Well, do you know around the world, many people die on Christmas day or New Year day. Death knows no dates. Got it?
    So, you feel uncomfortable because she died on that day which you celebrate. But another way of looking at it is – on that day she beca ...
  5. Gurudev, What happens after death?

    What happens after death is the mind gets freed from the body, the spirit. The mind has memory and intelligence, so these two things become like a balloon. The karma, the deepest impressions form a balloon. It is like in sleep.
    Death is nothing but a ...
  6. Gurudev, Death has no age. So when a person, young or old dies, is their soul of the same age?

    Soul does not have an age, and you said it correct, nor does death.
    Death does not have a time and soul does not have an age, correct! Everything starts from the beginning.
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  7. Gurudev, in the Garuda Purana, there is a very frightening description of what happens after death, but you say death is like a beautiful deep sleep. Please throw some light on this.

    Yes, we will talk about death later; right now let us talk about Life. In this life time itself if we become contented and depart with a sense of fulfillment, then everything will be alright. But during our last moments also if we are sad, or we curse or a ...
  8. Gurudev, in the Garuda Purana, there is a very frightening description of what happens after death, but you say death is like a beautiful deep sleep. Please throw some light on this.

    Yes, we will talk about death later; right now let us talk about Life. In this life time itself if we become contented and depart with a sense of fulfillment, then everything will be alright. But during our last moments also if we are sad, or we curse or a ...
  9. Gurudev, in the Garuda Purana, there is a very frightening description of what happens after death, but you say death is like a beautiful deep sleep. Please throw some light on this.

    Yes, we will talk about death later; right now let us talk about Life. In this life time itself if we become contented and depart with a sense of fulfillment, then everything will be alright. But during our last moments also if we are sad, or we curse or a ...
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