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  1. Gurudev, could you talk about the Vedas and the aspects that they give this creation?

    You know, the story about the Vedas is very interesting, it's a mythological story. Once a Rishi did a lot of penance, and so the Lord of creation appeared before him and he asked him, 'My dear, what do you want?'The Rishi said, 'G ...
  2. During meditation I am able to observe my breath patterns and the sensations in my body, and how it relates to feelings and thoughts. Yet, in the waking state, that power of observation diminishes. I get lost in the emotional experience. How can I stay more in the present?

    You can't directly handle emotions. You need to attend to the source of it. To harness an emotion, you need to attend the source of emotion. It's not that today you attain calmness and then you try to maintain it all the time. Don't do that. ...
  3. Gurudev, please teach us how to deal with people who use logic for almost everything.

    What's wrong in logic, it's good. Wrong logic is troublesome. Wrong logic is, 'If a door is half open, that means its half closed. So if it is fully open, means it is fully closed'.You know, there's something we can learn from ...
  4. Dear Gurudev, yesterday you said that the space around the Sun is negative energy. How can space which is empty be positive or negative?

    No, I said, there is dark matter and dark energy. Dark energy is not negative. This is a scientific term for an energy which is not visible as a bright one. It is nothing to do with voodoo or black magic.Physicists call the energy around the sun, ...
  5. How can I trust men?

    Actually, you don’t trust yourself. If you trust yourself, you can trust anybody. I am not asking you to be naive; be intelligent, be sharp, be alert, and understand people from a bigger perspective.When you’re too emotional, you fail ...
  6. How can I trust men?

    Actually, you don’t trust yourself. If you trust yourself, you can trust anybody. I am not asking you to be naive; be intelligent, be sharp, be alert, and understand people from a bigger perspective.When you’re too emotional, you fail ...
  7. What is love? Why is it that some people have it and some people don’t?

    If you think some people don’t have love, then you are not seeing properly. They do have love. There is not an inch of space on this planet that is devoid of love; either it is misplaced or it is shrouded in ignorance. That’s it. ...
  8. How should I deal with getting things done when there are conflicting priorities?

    Tell me, where is there no conflict, except in meditation? Why have you been given intelligence? Nature has given you intelligence, and your intelligence has a job to do. If you have no intelligence, then there is no conflict.So, if you are given ...
  9. Jai Guru Dev, how do you feel content when your mind is focused on finding your soul mate and you’re getting old and concerned?

    First you meet your soul, and your soul will say, ‘I am never old! I am young all the time'. Then your concerns will fly away.See, nobody will like to have you as a soul mate when you’re so worried and bogged down by issues and pro ...
  10. When Things Fall Apart

    Apr 3 2015
    Why is it that despite being on this path sincerely, an area of my life is not moving forward? I feel very unlucky. People who are around me, who are not on a spiritual path seem to be progressing well. Please advice, why is it so and how can I ...
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