If someone were to have a brain transplant, the transplanted brain should not come with any memories n karma of the donor . Is that right ?

Question: The memory and intellect are not associated with the physical body correct? So if someone were to have a brain transplant, the transplanted brain should not come with any memories and karma of the donor. Is that right? Answer: Yes, that’s correct dear. Brain is an organ of the physical body. The mind is […]

Consciousness in animals and immaterial objects

Question: Since immaterial objects and animals have no mind, are they pure consciousness? (I feel like I’ve asked this before and you gave a simple answer, but not simple enough for me to remember!) Answer: The mind started developing with the first janma (birth) itself. Remember, how one gets out of the pool of consciousness? […]

What is Open Eye Meditation?

Question: In the Patanjali Yogasutra Chapter 1 we talked about the 5 different modulations of the mind. And when our mind is not occupied in these 5 modulations it is at that moment we are meditating. Well then aren’t we all meditating sometime throughout the day? For example, if I am occupied in some work […]

Karma of terrorist and mentally handicapped

Question: Terrorists sometimes never get caught, does Karma take care of them? Answer: Laws of Karma are amazingly accurate & cannot be dodged. An extremely shrewd criminal may be able to escape the police and law authorities but he cannot escape Karma! Karma is extremely fair, no partiality, no prejudices, whatsoever! A criminal/terrorist/murderer may lead […]

Difference between the ethereal body and the physical body

Question: What is the difference between the ethereal body and the physical body? Answer: Ethereal body is what you are, the Purusha/Soul/Self. This Purusha just forgets its own identity and thinks I am solid, I have a body. Thus a gross physical body is developed out of its own imagination. Just like water vapor cools […]