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  1. The Time Of Your Life: Invest It Wisely

    08.08.2014
    (Below is a continuation of the post The Blessing Of Wealth) Can one be free from this world by reading scriptures? Or should one stop reading for salvation? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: When you know then why do you ask? (Referring to the teachings of Saint Kab ...
  2. Sri Sri's Message On Janmashtami

    17.08.2014
    The message of Janmashtami is simply this: when Lord Krishna is born, there is joy and celebration everywhere. Every heart, every mind, every home is filled with joy and happiness.Tomorrow we shall celebrate Annakuut (a festival in Gujarat that celebrates ...
  3. Gurudev, what is more powerful between surrender and resolution? How should we believe that what we are resolving to do is good for us or not?

    Leave everything and relax. Why are you thinking so much and getting worried? First of all, what do you have to surrender? You have nothing to surrender. Is this body your own? How long have you been able to control on it? When you were young, this body ...

  4. The Blessing Of Wealth

    08.08.2014
    When bhajan is happening, close your eyes and dissolve in the sound. Don’t see here and there, or at people’s faces. Don't see who is opening their mouth, who is laughing, who is looking up, who is looking down. There is no use in seeing all this. Close y ...
  5. The Good Anger And The Bad Anger

    09.08.2014
    Q: Gurudev, anger is both a weapon and a weakness. Many times anger erupts like a fiery weapon, but in those moments how can one prevent it from becoming one’s own weakness? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: Do you know why you feel angry? You feel angry because of s ...
  6. God Dwells In Every Heart

    21.07.2014
    (Below is a continuation of the post You Are Responsible For Your Own Happiness) Dear Gurudev, can you give us proof of heaven and God? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: First give me proof that you have a mind! Give me proof that you exist. You may be dreaming! Are ...
  7. You Are Responsible For Your Own Happiness

    21.07.2014
    Dear Gurudev, how can I keep my ego and anger from hurting others around me? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: Listen, if your are sensitive and your intention is not to hurt anybody, that is good enough. But sometimes in spite of your being so cautious, some people ...
  8. Sri Sri's Message on Raksha Bandhan

    10.08.2014
    Today is Raksha Bandhan (a Hindu festival that celebrates the love and duty between brothers and sisters), and Shravan Upakarma (ritual conducted once a year when people change their upanayana thread). The purpose of Raksha Bandhan is to remove fear f ...
  9. The Magic Of Grace

    05.08.2014
    Gurudev, our horoscope is based on our birth time. If the birth time is unknown, does that mean our horoscope is wrong? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: If the timing is correct, interpretation is right. You can never say that it is 100% right. There is a probabilit ...
  10. Time Perception

    06.08.2014
      There is a very intricate connection between Time, the Mind, and an Event. An event has an impact on the mind, and time has an impact on an event. Time also has an impact on the mind; it is a triangle. An event is influenced by time, the mind is also in ...
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