July 2016

Pranayama

Pranayama By Prabhuji The term prāṇāyāma is composed of the Sanskrit word prāṇa, referring to “life energy”– although   etymologically it means “to breathe... Read More...

The powerful mantra

The powerful mantra     A yogi with long hair and a beard lived in a forest in a small hamlet at the bank of a river. He was given food by a simple girl who had... Read More...

The miracle

The miracle The pilgrim approached a sadhu who was resting on the banks of the Ganges in Haridwar, and told him:—“I heard that you are an enlightened saint... Read More...

The King’s Finger

The King’s FingerA long time ago, in the south of the Himalayas, the great Maharaja of those lands received a visit from an ambassador from the kingdom of North... Read More...

The Inn

The Inn A wise sadhu enjoyed great respect throughout the entire kingdom.  Therefore, none of the guards dared to stop him when he entered the palace. Reco... Read More...

The dream

The dream The disciple approached a saintly yogi who was completely awakened, to inquire about some aspects of enlightenment and about those who have been ... Read More...

The cup of water

The cup of water On the banks of the Ganges in Rishikesh, a class on jñana-yoga was taking place.   The master was explaining that the essence of every one... Read More...

Sleepyhead

SleepyheadThere was a very old man lying on the sidewalk deep asleep. The people of the neighborhood commented among themselves that he had been asleep for more... Read More...

Fury and Sadness

Fury and Sadness Fury and Sadness stepped into a lake to take a bath, leaving their clothes on the shore.Because Fury is hasty and impulsive, she bathed qu... Read More...

Desire

Desire A young disciple approached his spiritual master and offered his humble reverences. After some moments of respectful silence, he said,— “Beloved Master, ... Read More...