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  1. Truth Resonates

    Mon, 01/19/2015
    Gurudev, I am a Muslim lady and I come from very far to listen to knowledge from you. The Koran is the base of our religion but I cannot identify myself with the Islam of today. But your words go deep into my being. Why? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: O ...
  2. Gurudev, I am Christian and I don’t believe in reincarnation but is it possible that we were Indians in another life?

    Now you are negating your own statement! You say you don’t believe in reincarnation and then ask if you had a birth in this country!Possible! I know for sure I have been here many times. And even you have been, but whether you were an Indian or not, ...
  3. Gurudev, I have done courses and do my sadhana (spiritual practices) almost every day but I still don’t feel love for myself. What should I do?

    Who said you don’t feel love for yourself. Don’t be hard, don’t pity yourself. You ARE love, my dear! You are made up of this stuff called love. Like our body is made up of amino acid, carbohydrate, protein, your spirit is made up of love, light and joy ...
  4. This is my first time in India and I am sometimes shocked by the poverty and dirtiness. It is a paradox how this country has so much knowledge and is still like that. Why?

    Yes, India has a lot to learn from the West, and the West has to learn a lot from the East. We need to exchange whatever we are good at, because we are one global family.Definitely you are correct, that’s why the first thing our Prime Minister took ...
  5. Gurudev, I am a Muslim lady and I come from very far to listen to knowledge from you. The Koran is the base of our religion but I cannot identify myself with the Islam of today. But your words go deep into my being. Why?

    Our soul always looks for the truth and wherever it finds the truth, it resonates. When something feels right in your heart just listen to that, and go with that.All other conditioning of the mind, of philosophy, of religion and customs, keep on one ...
  6. Today, in society, money speaks. Those who have money, are given a lot of respect. Those who don't have money are not treated well.

    Yes, that is true. Today those who are wealthy are given a lot of respect everywhere, whereas the poor and middle class people do not get that much respect and consideration. Many times it seems that people stick to the 'Might is Right' principle wh ...
  7. Gurudev, after wandering and feeling lost for many years, I have found you. Please tell me where do I go ahead from here now.

    See, all that wandering around has gotten you tired. So now that you are here, just relax and be happy. Once you come to my school, then you are here for good, even after you have graduate.Usually in schools when you graduate, you move out. But my s ...
  8. Dear Gurudev, it pains me a lot to ask this question to you. How can we eliminate the problem of casteism from our society?

    Just look back in history at all the things that used to happen in the name of caste in our country and compare it with the situation that you see today. You will realize that the evils and problems that arose due to casteism have greatly reduced since ...
  9. The Art Of Expression

    Thu, 01/08/2015
    (Below is a continuation of the post Keep The Faith Intact) Many times we see that an arrogant person earns a lot of fame and respect, while a humble person often goes unnoticed. Why is this so? Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: This is purely your own con ...
  10. Many times we see that an arrogant person earns a lot of fame and respect, while a humble person often goes unnoticed. Why is this so?

    This is purely your own concept. It is not that only arrogant people get respect. If that were the case, then Mahatma Gandhi would have never won the respect and support of the people of this country. Did Acharya Vinoba Bhave not command great respect ...
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