Tue, 08/04/2014Kolkata, West Bengal Gurudev, what does Ram mean? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: Ram means the radiance within us; the light of the Self.The word ‘Ravi’ also means the same. ‘Ra’ means light, ‘vi’ means special. It means this special light within us that is eterna ...
We see many students are going abroad and are getting beaten up. In one year, more than 22 deaths have happened. Why should our people face racial discrimination when they can get the best of the East and the West here itself?
So we organised this uni ...
Gurudev, most parties have announced their electoral candidates only one week before. Is this correct?
No, this is wrong. Electoral reforms should be enforced here and parties should announce their candidates six months prior to the elections, so that the people can interact with the candidates and see their work before deciding to vote....
Gurudev, some people say that we should not vote because the country’s parliamentary system is wrong. What do we do about this? Should we not vote?
I have come to hear that Maoists are saying to not vote and go for NOTA option (implying 'Not applicable', essentially meaning no vote at all).
I would urge you, don’t waste your vote. Your vote is very important. When you don't hav ...
Gurudev, I am a first time voter. My constituency leader is not as strong a candidate as one may desire. But I still want that the leaders of that party win the election. So what do I do?I would suggest to not go after the local candidate when it comes to the National elections. You should intelligently evaluate who you want to make the PM of the country.
When it comes to the Municipal elections, then you should find out everything a ...
Gurudev, Many parents believe that marriage is necessary for a suitable and secure life for their girl child. What do you think? To what extent is marriage necessary for a comfortable and secure life?
No, marriage is not just for a girl’s safety alone. It is a personal choice also. But I will say one thing to you. Even after being married, be happy. Some people are unhappy despite getting married, and some are unhappy being single as well....
When you desire something, you get it. It is but natural.
Just like how in a computer, you press a button and it works, in the same way, when you have a desire in your mind, it surely manifests.
I think this is the first time someone is asking tha ...
Gurudev, Even after meeting you why do people continue to behave rudely and in a jealous manner? What is the reason?I would advise you not to worry about others.
Just imagine if they wouldn't have been on the path, how rude they would have been. I take them, accept them and give them enough time to improve. People do change with time. People improve.