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  1. Gurudev, getting love is painful and not getting it is even more painful, and maintaining love is also painful. So which pain should I choose?

    Choice is yours blessing is mine. If you want to choose pain, you are most welcome, but I will tell you, choose the bigger pain as the small ones are of no use. Your love for the whole humanity, that’s what you should be concerned about. Love for the pl ...
  2. Gurudev, what sustains love? Why do I sometimes feel love and sometimes feel no love at all?

    Yes, love is also a gift, so when it comes, feel grateful and when it is not there, feel the longing for it, that is when prayer will arise out of you; poems will arise out of it. Poems come not only when there is love, but when longing is there, poems ...
  3. Expressing Love

    Love and admiration too can become a burden.  When this happens, people try to unburden themselves by running away from it.  Many love marriages have fallen apart because of this only. One partner expresses too much love towards the other, and the other i ...
  4. Faith and love

    God does not wish you to have more faith because the more faith you have, the more work for God. God will have to run behind you; then you start controlling Him. He is the servant of faithful servants and He does not want too many servants telling Him wha ...
  5. Abiding in the self

    Abiding in the self you become the valentine for the whole world. Spirit is the valentine of matter and matter is the valentine of the spirit. They are made for each other. They uphold each other. If you hold onto matter and do not respect the spirit, the ...
  6. Love! The Question Of An Answer

    In a congregation, Sri Sri asked, " How many of you are feeling strong?" Many people raised their hands. Sri Sri: "Why?" Because YOU are with us!!! Sri Sri: "Only those who feel weak can surrender". All those who were feeling ...
  7. Love Is The Shadow Of The Self

    When you love something, you have a sense of belongingness with it. You can only love something, because it is belongs to you. If it is not yours, you cannot love it. Love is the shadow of the Self. The bigger the Self, the bigger the shadow, and the bigg ...
  8. Love and Truth

    Why would someone tell a lie to their close ones or to their beloved? This is a question most often asked by lovers. Since love cannot stand untruth, this causes relationships to break up. The solution lies in understanding the paradox of love and truth. ...
  9. What are the signs of love

    Here are the signs of love! 1. When you love someone you dont see anything wrong in them. Even if you see some fault in them you justify the fault and say, 'Well, everyone does it. It is normal' 2. You think you have not done enough for them. Th ...
  10. The personal and impersonal

    How can we reconcile the impersonal with the personal? In love you raise the object to life. When you love an object it becomes life. For children everything is personal. Children take each object they play with and make it totally personal. Even a stone ...
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