I am in such awe and shock as i see the devastation in the unprecedented earthquake and tsunami in Japan, that i have lost all my words to express the deepest pain in my heart for hundreds of…Continue
Grace is the power which gives you the ability and will to ask“What is Grace?”!Grace is perennial.It is eternal like a flowing river.Whether you know it or not, deserve it or not,are conscious about…Continue
In my last article “Ignorance: The Root of All Suffering,” we discussed the first of Rishi Patanjali’s Five Afflictions (Pancha Kleshas) of Mind. Patanjali, who showed the world the path of Yoga, talks about these five afflictions as the root of all pains in life: Avidya(ignorance), Asmita (ego), Raga (attachment), Devesha (aversion), and Abhinivesha (fear of death). Humanity has lost its vision due to this clouded state of…Continue
We all know that if we find the right diagnosis for our suffering then it is always easier to find more effective remedies and solutions. Sages belonging to all faith traditions have found a common ground in diagnosing what causes human unhappiness. They could fathom the reasons for the suffering of humanity and found it is all in the Mind. In the following five articles we will explore the 5 Afflictions of Mind (Pancha Kleshas) according to Rishi Patanjali, the great sage of…Continue
Bodhi Shuddhaanandaa shows us in this article that when we embrace Karuna (Compassion in Action) instead of Coronavirus (Fear in Action) we can spread positive, enlightening energy to a world that is caught in the grip of fear. Through first learning to love and care for ourself and then embracing all others we spread a culture of love and compassion instead of fear and inaction. From the ashes of the past mistakes of humanity, in every sphere of human life, the Phoenix is…Continue
We must remember that the energy behind our collective consciousness is very powerful indeed. When panic breeds a mass hysteria like what is happening with the Coronavirus it only serves to make the virus more powerful. If we trust the power of our calm minds, positive emotions, and brilliant immune systems, we can conquer our fears and take our lives back.
Let us always remind ourselves that at any point of time we can allow our mind space to be invaded by…Continue