Articles in the teachings category

satsang Q & A, teachings »

[Jan 6, 2012]

FOR JAN 2012 SO Devotee: I received Shaktipat from another teacher and have been a devotee of this teacher for twenty years, but I am not enlightened yet. Would it help if I receive Shaktipat from you? Guru: Twenty years may seem like a long time, but in spiritual terms it’s very short. There are
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the Guru's talks »

[Dec 20, 2011]

Shri Anandi Ma

sends her blessings

to us all.

stories of the saints, teachings »

[Dec 10, 2011]

In commemoration of Shri Dhyanyogi Madhusudandas’ birthday, which falls on December 28th of this year, we would like to share the following excerpt about His birth and youth from chapter 3 of This House Is On Fire: The Life of Dhyanyogi. Shri Anandi Ma teaches that reading the lives of saints can help us deepen
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teachings, the Guru's talks »

[Dec 9, 2011]

Dear Bothers and Sisters,

As we prepare to enter the new year,

let’s put the first step on the threshold

with the name of God in our hearts,

on our mind and tip of the tongue . . .

 

 


 

 

on the path, teachings »

[Nov 5, 2011]

Dive Into It!

Great saints like Mirabai, Narsinh Mehta, Tukaram, Chaitanya-mahaprabhu, and many more chanted all their lives and were victorious over life and the world, and many merged with God with their physical bodies. Such is the power of chanting. Guruji always chanted mentally. His fingers would always tap to the beat of the Lord in His heart.

satsang Q & A, teachings »

[Nov 5, 2011]

Disciple: If God is everywhere, why don’t we know him? Guruji: Between God and us there is maya and it is like a wall. Just as you cannot see things on the other side of a wall, in the same way we don’t see God. In the Ramayana, Ram is God, Sita is maya, and
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teachings, the Guru's talks »

[Nov 2, 2011]

Shri Anandi Ma sends Diwali Blessing to us all from her home in Antioch, California.

teachings, the Guru's talks »

[Oct 13, 2011]

A video from

this year’s birthday

celebration in Antioch.

teachings, the Guru's talks »

[Oct 10, 2011]

The following teaching is from a talk given by Shri Anandi Ma in 2002. In the Guru Gita, Lord Shiva teaches that one can transcend obstacles on the spiritual path through the practice of the sashtang pranam, bowing down to the Lord and Guru with the two hands, the feet, the knees, the chest, the
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teachings, the Guru's talks »

[Sep 16, 2011]

Shri Anandi Ma: [audio:https://shaktionline.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/SoundClip1MahasamadhiBlessing.mp3|titles=SoundClip1MahasamadhiBlessing] Without the Guru, it is impossible to attain knowledge. Without the Guru, it is impossible to realize the secret of the Divine. Without the Guru, doubts can never be dispelled. Glory to such a Guru. May we sing his praises. To such a Guru we bow down millions of times. Dear
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