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  1. If our fortune is decided by the supreme power then how much responsible are we for our own deeds?

    Who said the supreme power decides your fortune? You decide your fortune. ...
  2. Only in giving there is happiness

    Fri, 27/05/2011
      When we see you we feel complete, but please tell us what do you feel for all your devotees? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: That’s good. I am happy if you feel happy and when you move on the right path, right knowledge and engage yourself in sadhana, seva and s ...
  3. Why ladies are not allowed to participate in Pooja like during navratri during their monthly periods?

    You know, in the ancient times people wanted to give women total rest because women used to do all the work at home and once she would start, she won’t stop. Have you noticed? In your home, when your mother starts her work, she does not leave it unti ...
  4. Is it a sin when we use insect killers to kill insects and mosquitoes?

    Be in moderation; don’t destroy all the insects but sometimes you may have to use them. Use the natural ones which are not harmful for others. Use those insecticides which cause less harm ...
  5. Gurudev, what do I have to do to be your daughter in my next life.

    My daughter! Let love be love, don’t give it a name. All relationships are temporary but love is eternal so just be peaceful and believe that I am yours. The day I was born I declared I am yours and saying this I have come along that I am yours so yo ...
  6. Dear Guruji, I do Sudarshan Kriya everyday but even then I have not seen the changes that I expect as of yet. Still there is a lot of negativity in me. What should I do?

    What changes are you expecting? Sit with your teacher for a little time and do DSN or listen to Ashtavakra Gita, negativity will not stay, definitely will not stay in you, they will all go away. ...
  7. Dear Guruji, please tell us what significance rivers have on our culture or religion?

    You know rivers are considered very sacred. Rivers are very sacred in our culture. All our civilization grew on the banks of the rivers. All over the world, in England civilization grew on the banks of river Thames, in Germany it grew on the banks of river ...
  8. There are many stories of women like Sati Savitri, Anasuya, Arundhati, etc. They are all Pativratas, this I heard from my childhood but I never heard of the names of any males.

    Why, Laksham, Ram, they were all Patnivrathas. Ram said, 'besides my wife Sita I am not going to look at anyone else', and that’s when the entire problem started. Surpanakha came to marry Lakshman but he refused. Had he married her the war at Lanka w ...
  9. Gurudev, can Demi-gods or Pitra Devtas or you get angry with us?

    Well, I cannot comment about Devis and Devatas but I do not get angry with you. Am I so stupid that if you do something wrong I will get angry for that and get upset? No, not at all. But yes, I do feel compassion when you keep on making mistakes again and ...
  10. Gurudev, please tell me can we do full moon meditation on a night where there is no moon?

    The name is full moon meditation where you look at the moon and then close your eyes and meditate. On new moon night you cannot even see the moon. But if you want to imagine and do then fine, you can do, no problem, but somewhere the mind will say today is ...
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