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  1. Gurudev, please guide on how to bring spouses who oppose the path onto the path.

    That is a big test.
    Do you know why your spouse opposes your path? Let us analyze this! Let's think about this.
    1. Maybe your spouse is very attached to you and wants all your attention, and when your attention is elsewhere, they don’t l ...

  2. Are there many such Earths? Are you present in each one simultaneously?

    Yes, I have many dimensions. We are all in many places, but let us make use of this place properly, that is good enough.

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  3. How is it that in Vedic times, men and women both were priests and teachers. What caused that transition that women were cut out from the knowledge?

    In Vedic times men and women were equal. There were women priests, women saints and all that. But later on, in the middle ages, when the Arab influence fell on India, at that time, slowly women’s powers were taken away, because India was ruled by ...

  4. Gurudev, will you help me become a healer? I want to help people.

    Yes, but you should not make it a profession. You shouldn’t say, 'Okay, I am going to heal you, but you have to give me some money'.
    You know, with that type of healers, the healing does not work. It may appear to work for a little while but really it ...
  5. Gurudev, how to be contented and happy?

    You are not happy? You are not contented now? This very moment; right now (Sri Sri snaps his finger)!
    Greed takes away the contentment. It is the, 'I want more, I want more', which makes you miserable, which makes you put so muc ...

  6. God Gives His Toughest Battles To His Strongest Soldiers

    Mon, 07/14/2014
    Why in life you are always tested and challenged when God wants to make us happy? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: Know that every test in an opportunity for you to grow. Don't take it as a test!A test is not to know whether you are strong or not, but it for you to ...
  7. Why in life you are always tested and challenged when God wants to make us happy?

    Know that every test in an opportunity for you to grow. Don't take it as a test!
    A test is not to know whether you are strong or not, but it for you to realize that 'Yes, I am strong'. God is not ignorant that he needs to ch ...

  8. A Guru Greater Than God

    Mon, 07/14/2014
    (Below is a continuation of the post The Role Of A Guru) The Bodhisattva (anyone who, motivated by great compassion, has generated an enlightened mind for the benefit of all sentient beings) is known for his compassion. Just before taking the last jump in ...
  9. The Role Of A Guru

    Mon, 07/14/2014
    Yoga is coming back to the seer, and that is what meditation is: from the scenery getting back to the seer. So when you sit for meditation what happens? All the old experiences come up; they come up only to go away. So when you sit down to meditate, all t ...
  10. Gurudev, we have a tradition of donating a person’s valuables after they die. Some people are able to do this and some cannot. How relevant is this in Hinduism?

    See, many priests nowadays exploit the sentiments of people in this way to make money. If you go to Haridwar or Kashi, the priests in the temples force you to make donations. They make you feel so guilty, or they induce a sort of culprit-c ...

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