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  1. Gurudev, I understand that I am God but I do not experience it. Why is it so?

    Unless you have experienced it, you cannot understand it.
    You simply have heard someone say it.
    But that is okay. Keep it at the back of your mind and just live simply and naturally. Know that the highest flowering in life is being in love and ac ...
  2. Gurudev, (A member of the audience asked a question but it was inaudible)

    The observer is the atman and that which is beyond the atman is Paramatman. Just like the wave in the ocean. When the wave is clam, it is in the ocean. Similarly when the limited mind is clam it is with the Paramatman. ...
  3. Gurudev, What is the difference between God and an enlightened master?

    If you say God is love, we all are made up of.
    If God is creativity, everybody has creativity. If not everybody has procreativity.
    Then God is Satchitananda, which is truth, existence and consciousness. You have consciousness and you have existen ...
  4. Gurudev, what is God and how did God become God?

    This is like asking what is Sun and how did Sun become Sun. Sun is sun right! So Sun remains Sun and from Sun everything else happened. Similarly the source of everything is God.
    Where did water come from? Water came from the river. When did the riv ...
  5. Gurudev, if God knows everything then how is life interesting and exciting for him?

    God knows and he doesn’t know as well, both!
    Its like, when a hair is pulled from your head you feel it. But do you know how many hairs are on your head? You don’t know! So on one hand you know about every single hair because if you pull it it pains y ...
  6. Gurudev, in all religions there is only one God and in Hindu religion there are so many. My friends from the other religions make fun of me. I do not have any answer to give. What to do? How to make them understand?

    God likes variety. God did not just make egg plant or just potatoes. Just imagine having only potatoes all your life.
    He made different types of interesting vegetables. When God has made so many different types of vegetables, different types of flower ...
  7. Gurudev, how is the experience of God? To experience God what do we need to do?

    We get Ram in Vishram.
    You have to rest and deep rest is called meditation. By doing anything you cannot get God but when you rest you will get God. Rest will happen only when all the desires of the mind are settled and in order to settle the rajasic ...
  8. Gurudev, how many Gods are there?

    How many rays of the Sun are there? Tell me! There are as many Gods as there are rays of the sun.
    One God but many rays, and each ray is a form of God. Each ray represents a particular aspect of the Divinity. ...
  9. Gurudev, you have visited many countries around the world. All these counties have many different cultures and many different Gods. Why do we need these many Gods? Isn’t one God enough?

    When I went to Pakistan for the first time, they asked me the same thing. They said, ‘we believe in one God but in India you people believe in 33 million Gods. What is this?’
    I said, 'In Islam there is one God, but ninety nine names. In India we have ...
  10. Gurudev, a lot of importance has been given to chanting the name of God. Why is that?

    Yes, everything is in the name.
    If someone calls you a donkey, how do you feel? You don’t feel good.
    When someone says you are very beautiful, just listening to that makes you feel good.
    Similarly when we chant the Divine’s name, the life fo ...
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