The Yogi and the World

Archives: December 2011

The Yogi and the World
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The Yogi and the World

Another year has gone giving way to the next. That is according to the calendar. In essence, nothing has gone or come. It is simply a question of perspective. But for ages, human race[...]

Bhaj Govindam – 2
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Bhaj Govindam – 2

This is the second discourse of the six in the series. The verses elucidated in the talk are as follows. Given for your reading pleasure and reference: बालस्तावत् क्रीडासक्तः, तरुणस्तावत् तरुणीसक्तः। वृद्धस्तावत् चिन्तामग्नः पारे[...]

Bhaj Govindam – 1
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Bhaj Govindam – 1

Bhaj Govindam (BG) is a beautiful composition by Sri Sankracarya. This stotra has also been given the title of Mohamudgara — one that shatters your passion towards material things and attachments. I have commented[...]

The Four Pillars of Sadhana
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The Four Pillars of Sadhana

Goswami Tulsidasa writes in a certain legend in Ramayana, an ascetic tells King Pratapbhanu upon the latter being amazed to see the occult powers of the adept: Jani ācaraju karu mana māhi, suta tapa[...]

The Meaning of Samadhi
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The Meaning of Samadhi

A reader posted the following comment a few days back: Hari Bol Prabhu ji ! I am eagerly waiting for your upcoming posts and with your kind grace, hopeful to understand the Truth. I[...]