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Who wins?Many people quit doing seva as they put their self-image, prestige, respect, comfort and convenience ahead of their goal. That is how in groups people shy away from seva -- when they don't get a position, when they get insulted, when they feel they are......Read More
Seva blessingsWhen you do seva don't think you are doing a favor for somebody. You have done the seva and it has rewarded you immediately. Its reward is for sure and is always more than your doing. Your expectation of reward for the seva turns the seva into labor.......Read More
SevaThere are five types of seva.
The first type of seva is when you do not even know that you are doing seva. You do not recognize it as seva because it is your very nature - you cannot but do it!
The second type of seva is what you do because......Read More
The purpose of lifeOur first and foremost commitment is to do seva (service) in the world. If there is fear in your life, it is because of a lack of commitment. If there is confusion in your life, it is because of lack of commitment.The very thought I am here in this world......Read More
A deep restYou cannot rest when you have to do something which you cannot. And you cannot rest when you feel you have to be someone whom you are not. You are not required to do what you cannot. You will not be asked to give what you cannot give. Nothing is expected......Read More
IntelligenceThe first sign of intelligence is not to begin anything! (Not to be born at all!). Having lost this first sign, the second sign of intelligence is - once you have started something, see it through to the end. The short-sighted ones look for short-term......Read More
SuccessQ.: How was yesterday's program? Was it successful?
Guruji: There is no question of success if you have nothing to gain. There is nothing to gain if you have only come to give and serve. Success indicates non-supremacy. Success means what? It indicates......Read More
Seva is savior The way to expand from individual to universal consciousness is to share others's sorrow and joy. As you grow, your consciousness should also grow. When you expand in Knowledge with time, then depression is not possible. Your inner most source is joy.