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  1. Where do thoughts arise from in the first place?

    This is for you to discover. It is an individual discovery. It is like asking me how the food tastes. If you ask someone, ‘how sweet is this dish?’, you have to taste it. So, if you want to know where the thoughts arise, you better discover it. ...
  2. Gurudev, how do I control my thoughts?

    You don’t control your thought, you drop them and relax! When we try to control the thoughts that is when it becomes a problem. ...
  3. Shortcut!

    If you think you are stupid Then...... you know who you are. And if you know who you are...... You are enlightened! And if you are enlightened, Then......you are certainly not stupid. If you think you are intelligent, Then you don't know who you are. ...
  4. Does thoughts happen by previous Karma or impressions in the mind?

    Karma is nothing but impressions in the mind and brings about similar thoughts. Ya, it is very much possible. ...
  5. How does one stop the flow of negative thoughts?

    Negative thoughts are due to three reasons. If your blood circulation is not good, if the lymphatic system is not ok or if bowel movement is irregular. In all these cases negative thoughts are likely to come. You can check the reason, and then take appr ...
  6. Dedication & Commitment

    Just like you run out of fuel in the car and you have to refill it again and again, in the same way your dedication and commitment runs out in the course of time and it needs constant renewal! You have to dedicate and rededicate again and again. Often peo ...
  7. How to overcome self pity?

    The moment you recognize, you stop it. That is it. If you are asking for someone else, then they (themselves) only can come out of it. Only meditation can help. Do advance course. ...
  8. How can I overcome anger and resentment?

    Don’t try to overcome both. Tackle them one by one. I say, stop the resentment and agree to be angry. Anger and resentment have a chain reaction – you get angry and then you resent; resentment will then turn to anger. Either you are angry wi ...
  9. I want to quit addiction to intoxicants and have come to you with a lot of hope.

    Good. You have come to the right place. If you wish to get rid of a bad habit then there are only three ways for it. The first is your love for knowledge, the Divine or some dear one - whether parents or Guru. By promising some dear one that you will q ...
  10. If opposite values are complementary, then am I good, bad, or am I both?

    Why do you put a label of ‘good’ or ‘bad’ on yourself? Remove it off and be natural, be at peace. When we assume a negative quality as our own, we feel guilty, and when we assume a positive quality as our own, then we become prou ...
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