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May 2011 Blog Posts (58)

The love radiation as energy, as goal of life.

Radiation of Love - Subtle energy of Love. 
Divine Love.


When we speak about emotion of the love, everyone understands it in process of the experience of self… Continue

Added by Konstantin on May 10, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Hatha and Raja Yoga

Where Hatha Yoga ends, there Raja Yoga begins. Hatha Yogi starts his Sadhana with his body and Prana. He practises Asanas and Pranayama and through control of Prana, tries to control the mind. A Raja… Continue

Added by Teachings of Swami Sivananda on May 10, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

What is Raja Yoga

Raja Yoga is an exact science. It aims at controlling all thought-waves or mental modifications.

Swami Sivananda

From the book: Amrita Gita, by Shri Swami Sivananda Maharaj, 1887-1963.Copyright The Divine Life Society, Rishikesh. More Infos from and about…

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Added by Teachings of Swami Sivananda on May 9, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

What is Bhakti

Bhakti is immortalising nectar. It transmutes a man into divinity. It makes him perfect. It bestows on him everlasting peace and bliss.

Sivananda

 

From the book: Amrita Gita, by Shri Swami Sivananda Maharaj, 1887-1963.Copyright…

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Added by Teachings of Swami Sivananda on May 8, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

WE ALL CONSIDER OURSELVES TO BE PART OF 'MANKIND'..........YES,,,WE ARE PART OF 'MAN',,, BUT HOW KIND ARE WE ?????????????????????

WE ALL CONSIDER OURSELVES TO BE PART OF 'MANKIND'..........YES,,,WE ARE PART OF 'MAN',,, BUT HOW KIND ARE WE ?????????????????????

Added by VISHNU ER on May 8, 2011 at 7:23am — No Comments

Saints

Draupadi was an Arta-Bhaktini; Nachiketas was Jijnasu-Bhakta; Dhruva was an Artharthee-Bhakta; Suka Deva was a Jnani-Bhakta; Prahlada was an absolutely Nishkama Bhakta

Sivananda

From Amrita Gita by…

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Added by Teachings of Swami Sivananda on May 7, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

A SIMPLE WAY TO REMOVE FEAR IS TO SEEK KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING.

A SIMPLE WAY TO REMOVE FEAR IS TO SEEK KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING.

Added by VISHNU ER on May 7, 2011 at 6:37am — No Comments

How to recognize a Bhakta, a devotee

A realised Bhakta is free from lust, egoism, mine-ness, hatred, jealousy, greed. He is full of humility, compassion and kindness. He sees God in all beings, in all objects. He has equal vision and a balanced mind.

Sivananda

By Swami Sivananda, from the Book Amrita Gita.…

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Added by Teachings of Swami Sivananda on May 6, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

MANY PEOPLE WILL WANT TO QUARREL AND FIGHT WITH YOU ;REALISE THAT THE ONLY WEAPONS YOU NEED ARE A SMILE AND A LOVEFULL ATTITUDE

MANY PEOPLE WILL WANT TO QUARREL AND FIGHT WITH YOU ;REALISE THAT THE ONLY WEAPONS YOU NEED ARE A SMILE AND A LOVEFULL ATTITUDE

Added by VISHNU ER on May 6, 2011 at 3:53am — No Comments

Marks of Devotion

Horripilation (Romanchana), tears from the eyes (Asrupat), Kampan or twitching of muscles, Svarabhanga (choking of the voice) are marks or Lingas of devotion.

Sivananda

By Swami Sivananda, from the Book Amrita Gita. Swami Sivananda lived from 1887-1963. He was one of the great Yoga Masters of the 20th Century…

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Added by Teachings of Swami Sivananda on May 5, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Go deeply inside

Feel the presence of the Lord everywhere. He dwells in the chambers of your heart, too. He is in the breath in the nostrils; He glitters in your eyes. He is nearer to you than your jugular vein. Behold Him in every face.

Swami Sivananda

From the book: Amrita Gita, by Shri…

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Added by Teachings of Swami Sivananda on May 4, 2011 at 2:00am — No Comments

IF A SOCIETY LOSES ITS MORAL VALUES ,IT LOSES EVERYTHING.

IF A SOCIETY LOSES ITS MORAL VALUES ,IT LOSES EVERYTHING.

Added by VISHNU ER on May 4, 2011 at 1:05am — No Comments

On The Origin Of Flight

i remember, once, i couldn't walk

sure, i could move by myself

but i couldn't walk

perhaps, i didn't feel the need to

possibly, i was happy crawling on hands and knees



yet, i could see

and from what i could see, others were walking

obviously, they had stood up, and they were walking

and i was not, but hey, i was happy crawling



and then one day, i don't remember why

i tried to stand up, but i couldn't and fell down

and so i kept… Continue

Added by Christopher Stewart on May 3, 2011 at 5:10am — No Comments

BY ACQUIRING MUCH WORLDLY KNOWLEDGE YOU COULD DEVELOP ARROGANCE;WITH SPIRITUAL STUDY THERE IS GREATER AND GREATER HUMILITY

BY ACQUIRING MUCH WORLDLY KNOWLEDGE YOU COULD DEVELOP ARROGANCE;WITH SPIRITUAL STUDY THERE IS GREATER AND GREATER HUMILITY

Added by VISHNU ER on May 3, 2011 at 4:00am — No Comments

Architects Of Progress

it was a path, a road, a way forward

it was not just any other day

yet, in a sense, it could have been



had it been the unusual sunshine

the melodies of the birds

or something in the air



lures material

she now knew empty



she had chosen progress

it had become possible





it was a number, a goal, an ideal

it was not just any other whim

yet, in a sense, how could it be otherwise ?



had it been the many… Continue

Added by Christopher Stewart on May 3, 2011 at 3:03am — No Comments

Japa, repetition of a Mantra

Consider your house as a temple of the Lord, every action as service of Lord, the light that you burn as waving lights to the Lord, every word you speak as the Japa of… Continue

Added by Teachings of Swami Sivananda on May 2, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Uncoiling part 1 (revisited)



Tobyo » from the Bakemono-Dukushi - Unknown Artist)…





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Added by Christopher Stewart on May 2, 2011 at 4:01am — No Comments

Mental devotion

Manasic Puja or mental worship is a great help for increasing devotion and attaining concentration. Offer flowers, incense, etc., mentally to the Lord

Sivananda

From Amrita Gita by Swami Sivananda, copyright The Divine Life Society.…

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Added by Teachings of Swami Sivananda on May 1, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

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