KARMA!

Question: Please explain the sentences Excerpt 1 -The space is not afflicted by any action. Similarly, you are free from karma.  Answer: Look around you right now. You are surrounded by space from all angles. Can you touch the space around you? Can you wet the space around you? Can anyone stain space? No! Space is not […]

See Guru as an Energy, not a Personality!

Question: Yesterday Guru Dev tweeted that see Guru as beyond a personality see the being, see the hollow and empty, ever full presence. From past few weeks, I was actually wanting to feel Guru Dev beyond the body. And you are the best person, as the way you explain things is amazing, such high knowledge […]

Krishna, Shiva, Buddha – They are all just ONE!

Question: I am not able to understand the line – “The bestower of dispassion is Shiva, that Consciousness that is bliss, innocence, and omnipresence. Krishna is the outer manifestation of Shiva. And the inner silence of Krishna is Shiva. Shiva is called Chandrashekhara means that the mind that is in Shiva (transcendence) is always above the […]

Is there something like “too much spiritual knowledge”?

Question: All who worship what is not real knowledge, enter into blind darkness: those who delight in real knowledge, enter, as it were, into greater darkness. This is excerpt from Ishavasya Upanishad, what struck me was that people who worship worldly knowledge are far better than Spiritual people who worship the real knowledge. These spiritual […]

What are Upanishads?

Question: If all these “upanishads” have different authors, what is the underlying reason that they’re all classified/grouped together as “upanishads”? Answer: It was a golden age where the rate of enlightenment was very high 🙂 After the study of the Vedas, many Rishi’s and Muni’s got enlightened, some by way of just listening to knowledge […]

Spiritual but not Religious

Question: Now a days it is becoming fashionable to say ” I am not religious but I am spiritual”. Could you help me understand the difference between the two. Isn’t spirituality a part of our religion? Does religion only mean to worship God as a form and follow certain rules and rituals. Or has the […]

What is Personality?

Question: Is personality born from the soul or is it created by the ego? When we see others who are acting very differently than we ever would like ourselves to, even though they are part of our same consciousness, does that mean that they have the same personality except in different doses? (e.g. Person A […]

You are not the body!

Question: Are Purusha and Brahman the same? Since both are energy, does it mean they are the same? Answer: Brahman is that supreme energy out of which everything is born. It is also called the supreme consciousness. This everything that was born of Brahman is matter [Prakriti] and the energy running that matter, we can […]

Your nature is Gratefulness!

Question: I have a question on Ashtavakra 30 – Your nature is gratefulness! Being grateful is your very nature and I totally understand that. What is confusing is, in earlier Ashtavakra, Guruji says if you are grateful to me that means you recognize myself as someone other than yourself (not seeing myself in you and yourself […]