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  1. Why A Mantra Is Kept Secret?

    Gurudev, some religious doctrines differentiate between soul and spirit. It is said that the soul is banished when the person dies and only spirit is incarnated. Reincarnation is only for humans who have ego. What is the Vedic interpretation? Sri Sri Ravi ...
  2. Accept Imperfections Perfectly

    Gurudev, how can I live my life to its full potential? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: That is exactly what you are learning here (at the Art of Living). It is the ability to accommodate the opposites in life: rest with activity. If you are simply active all the tim ...
  3. Gurudev, you had tweeted two days back, ‘Celebrate with the inner stillness amidst all chaos and take full responsibility. Awaken the little Krishna in deep rest, because it is time to get witty, seriously! Inculcate wisdom playfully’. Please speak about this.

    Yes, celebrate with the inner stillness amidst all the chaos outside. So when there is chaos outside, you find that inner stillness. Wisdom should not be a burden on the head. It should be very natural. So you should become playful through wisdo ...
  4. The True Meaning of Celibacy

    Gurudev, it is said that Shankaracharya had experienced the pleasures of life by entering into the body of a king. How then could he be considered celibate? Is celibacy (Brahmacharya) of the body or of the mind? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: It is of consciousness ...
  5. Save Yourself The Misery

    Gurudev, Lord Krishna started breaking the pots filled with butter in others’ houses because children did not get sufficient milk and butter at that time. The same situation is prevalent even today. What should we do? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: Well, the butter ...
  6. Sri Sri's Message on Janmashtami

    Gurudev, what is the secret behind Lord Krishna having succeeded the test of time (meaning to have become eternal)? Despite the passage of time, Lord Krishna is still alive in the hearts of people. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: Yes, this is a secret that you must ...
  7. What We Get Through Silence

    Gurudev, sometimes I feel I am giving too much attention to the destination, i.e., Moksha (liberation), and so I forget the journey, i.e., life. What to do? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: Just Relax! This is part of life. Life is love, energy, enthusiasm and freedo ...
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