"Refuge in you, Dark One, you alone know how to save me. A girl possessed, I shamble through the sixty-eight places of pilgrimage but haven't the wit to know failure. Hear my cry, O Murari - nothing on earth looks like it's "mine". Mira gave you her trust, now it's your move. Spring her from this noose we call "world." " ~From "For the Love of the Dark… Continue
Added by Sita Chaitanya on May 28, 2010 at 8:51pm —
Asanas or physical excercises never turn a practitioner as "Yogi" other
wise all gymnasts and circus fellows of the world are best Yogi because
they do all kind of physical excercise with a perfection and have
a command over theri body. They have such elasticity in their body
movement which we in genral can not think even but mind it they do not
have such Yogic Power and are not Yogi.
So you can think where you are?
Similarly, sitting with a close… Continue
Added by Kriyananda Maharshi Dayananda on May 28, 2010 at 1:06pm —
"In a clean spot, having established a firm seat of his own, neither too high nor too low, made of a cloth, a skin and Kusa-grass, one over the other.
“There, having made the mind one-pointed, with the actions of the mind and the senses controlled, let him, seated on the seat, practice Yoga for the purification of the self. "
"Let him firmly hold his body, head and neck erect and still, gazing at the tip of his nose, without looking around.
"Serene-minded, fearless,… Continue
Added by Sita Chaitanya on May 27, 2010 at 3:35pm —
Thy right is to work only, but never with its fruits; let not the fruits of action be thy motive, nor let thy attachment be to inaction. Perform action, O Arjuna, being steadfast in Yoga, abandoning attachment and balanced in success and failure. Evenness of mind is called Yoga.
Added by Sita Chaitanya on May 27, 2010 at 3:09pm —
"He who is the same to foe and friend, and also in honor and dishonor,
who is the same in cold and heat and in pleasure and pain, who is free
from attachment, He to whom censure and praise are equal, who is
silent, content with anything, homeless, of a steady mind, and full of
devotion - that man is dear to Me. They verily who follow this immortal
Dharma as described above, endowed with faith, regarding Me as their
supreme goal, they, the devotees, are exceedingly… Continue
Added by Sita Chaitanya on May 27, 2010 at 12:20am —
Mantra, Kirtan, Bhajan, Spiritual Chants
Mantra Audio: Hari hari Bol, chanted by Narayani in Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany. A Mantra in praise of Vishnu and Krishna.… Continue
Added by Sukadev Bretz on May 26, 2010 at 12:30pm —
If you want to receive divine power the then you will have be
surrendered totally with self less, with full of devotion and with full
of sewa bhao feeling in to the feet of Guru Charan and once you are
blessed you will get all divine powers that is called guru tatwa. So if
one enters with such bhao (feelings) "Twadiom Vastu Nkhilam, Thubhmewom Samarpetya"
So, whatever the things are, is yours even… Continue
Added by Kriyananda Maharshi Dayananda on May 26, 2010 at 12:14pm —
Taking Mantra from books and start chanting cannot be affective and it
is worthless and waiting your valuable time, because books itself
cannot say its techniques and sound. Since, mantra is the main medium
to have blessing from Gods and the Gods and the Goddess are
reside in mantra.So without knowing its actual techniques no one even
can feel its affect either good or bad. So technique is the "Tantra"
through which one can fullfil his desire but to know the… Continue
Added by Kriyananda Maharshi Dayananda on May 26, 2010 at 7:52am —
Shutting out (all) external contacts and fixing the gaze between the eyebrows, equalising the outgoing and incoming breaths moving within the nostrils, With the senses, the mind and the intellect (ever) controlled, having liberation as his supreme goal, free from desire, fear and anger - the sage is verily liberated f...or ever. He who knows Me as the enjoyer of sacrifices and austerities, the great Lord of all the worlds and the friend of all beings, attains to peace.
Added by Sita Chaitanya on May 25, 2010 at 8:43pm —
Fix thy mind on Me, be devoted to Me, sacrifice to Me, bow down to Me. Thou shalt come even to Me; truly do I promise unto thee, (for) thou art dear to me. Abandoning all duties, take refuge in Me alone: I will liberate thee from all sins; grieve not.
Added by Sita Chaitanya on May 25, 2010 at 8:42pm —
Lately I have been reading "Vivekananda - A Biography" by Swami Nikhilananda. It's a really good book, and if you are interested in knowing about the great yogi and sannyasin Swami Vivekananda and how he did a lot to bring eastern thinking and vedanta to America, this is the book for you.
I especially like this quote from the book which is a story… Continue
Added by Sita Chaitanya on May 19, 2010 at 8:40pm —
When you do not even have two minutes, you will find that just 30
seconds of meditation a few times a day can transform your experience
of life. If you simply pause long enough to remember to be aware of
your breathing and say, "I am breathing freely, this quick expansion
into full breath awareness will awaken your whole-body consciousness.
You transform your day when you are aware of your breathing. It does
not matter what… Continue
Added by ૐ Lakshmi Devi on May 19, 2010 at 9:14am —
Know you are breathing in. Know you are breathing out. Be aware of a
pleasant feeling arising. Hold this feeling as though it was your most
precious child. Smile with joy at your happiness. Then be aware of an
unpleasant feeling arising. Be aware that you dislike this feeling.
Hold this feeling as though it was your most precious child. Smile with
compassion at your suffering. Be aware of the feeling arising and
Added by ૐ Lakshmi Devi on May 18, 2010 at 9:22am —
hi, i can say namaskar.
samadhi is the formula of application..any application. all type.. either physical #adhibhauthic, spiritual #adhiyatmic or natural #adhidaivic.
samadhi's physical state could varies as per its nature of form physical, spiritual or natural n there ratio of formation.
sanyam is its orientation in life.
so samadhi… Continue
Added by anil kumar sharma on May 15, 2010 at 4:09pm —
("The Miraculous Draft of Fishes" - Author Unknown - photography by TTaylor)
"Asking For A Miracle" is a short instrumental piece arranged for acoustic instruments, and written in a time… Continue
Added by Christopher Stewart on May 13, 2010 at 6:55pm —
Do a prayer meditation at night in a darkened room, going to sleep
immediately afterwards. Raise your hands toward the sky, palms up, head
up. Feel energy flowing into your arms and then to your body. You will
feel one with the earth. Then bend and touch the earth. Repeat this
six more times so each of the chakras can become unblocked. Then go to
Added by ૐ Lakshmi Devi on May 12, 2010 at 10:18am —
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment,
are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a
hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving
your own evolution. ... Deepak Chopra
Added by ૐ Lakshmi Devi on May 12, 2010 at 10:15am —
("Climbing Plant" by Popperipopp)
“Creeper” is directly inspired by the following aphorism from The Dhammapada :… Continue
Added by Christopher Stewart on May 11, 2010 at 4:41pm —
("Dai Bosatsu Zendo Kongo-Ji Meditation Hall" by Michael Dougan)
"The Door Of The Law" is a suite in six parts inspired by "A Parable About A Parable" from RAWilson's "… Continue
Added by Christopher Stewart on May 10, 2010 at 5:56pm —
Added by ૐ Lakshmi Devi on May 9, 2010 at 2:30pm —