Leaving The Guru

What happens to those who leave their Gurus and go away without completing their training? Firstly, it isn't the disciples prerogative to join the Guru but it is the other way round. The Guru is the one who selects his disciples. It's the same method employed outside in the material…

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Familiarity Breeds Contempt

Familiarity breeds contempt is an adage quite common to all of us. We take too many things for granted in a relationship. Expectations and desires are the root cause of discomfort and distress in everybody's life. The wife expects the husband to tell her where he went and what he…

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Mostly Off Romance!

The off now and on later romance of life is very unnerving as it is mostly off! Going through your troughs and crests in life, the boat moves on. Yet there is nothing forward to look to. Most of you are at a stage where moving ahead is painful. 90%…

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The Great Deluder

The human mind is the great deluder and knows what is needed by you and divulges only that much information. It has the power to hide and cover up with deliberation other things which are not needed for its main purpose. Let me explain that. When you are really very…

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Jealousy And Envy

What is the root cause of jealousy or envy? Desire! When you were small, were you jealous of your best friend for having wonderful toys, which you could never own? They were extremely rich folks and they could afford the latest stuff and toys from every part of the world…

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Unfollow And Unfriend?

Unfollow And Unfriend? So what makes someone unfollow or unfriend another? Is it aversion or irritability, anger or apathy, hatred or jealousy? There could be many more reasons for an individual to do that. But then what is the truth? First let us understand why people come together first. The…

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The Trap Of Maya

How do we fall into the trap of Maya? When we get into some material worldly activity, we hardly have any clue what we are signing up for. A lifetime of pleasure or pain, intermittent or continuous, fragmented or perennial. Somehow we are never told what we are getting into.…

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Why Are You Always Angry?

Why are you always angry? Is it not possible to be happy? Can you not learn yoga or meditation to be happy? Can you not ask your Guru how to get to that happy state? Ask a person this question and an immediate response will be- I am never angry!…

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Keep Your Tongue In Check!

Can you keep your tongue in check? Minding your words is so important. Anger makes us say stuff which we regret later on. Our tongue has a slippery path inside the mouth and it slips every time. A man slips on a banana peel or icy water and hurts himself…

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