Bhakti leads to the flowering of Gnyana

Question: Hello Ektaji, I read on one of the Facebook post where Guruji says “Devotion destroys all the karma”.  Could you please explain this with reference to what we have learnt so far in Ashtavakra Gita? Answer: Ashtavakra is the path of Gnyana [knowledge]. Devotion is the path of Bhakti. Gnyana takes one to Bhakti & […]

How to come out of the dream?

Question: When I don’t know/realize that I’m living in a dream then how do I come out of the dream? – is it right to even think that I should come out (is there something outside of this ) OR think that it’s a dream n nothing matters & live in the dream? Answer: Understand […]

Dusangha sarvathaiva tyajaha – Shun bad company at all costs!

Question: Di, there is tremendous change in the society in India…everyone is so much into alcohol and stuff. There are special afternoon get together of females where all of them go to pubs…I am always the odd one out not going or not drinking…as a result I feel cut off from the social group. Which sometimes […]

What do you want to be? ‘King’ or a ‘Beggar’?

Question: JGD Didi, I take up seva with full enthusiasm but then I slack and never complete what I have started or if I do, I am usually doing it thinking what will I get from this. Didi, how can I be motivated to do more seva? How to train my mind to be lazy […]

sonalika rungta – January 17, 2016 at 7:09 pm

Ektaji I am extremely grateful that you are doing the knowledge sessions online.I am a single mom and i did not have the time to go to the center. i love your classes. I am totally hooked. It has opened up a totally new dimension for me. i am taking Patanjali yoga sutra, Ashtavakra Gita […]

Mind retaliates to your answer on craving for Guru!

Question: Ektaji, My bhakti kicked in and did a little revolt against the answer – https://ektabathija.wordpress.com/2016/07/04/craving-for-guru/ Divine craving (for the physical guru or the tattva) is in my faith a blessing..does Mukti not happen through Grace? Once we reach a stage in Bhakti won’t the rest automatically drop off? Answer: No dear. Nothing happens automatically. The question […]