A Cobbler, Dog and God

Archives: May 2015

A Cobbler, Dog and God
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A Cobbler, Dog and God

Someone who’s been following my blog and discourses since the beginning approached me the other day. He narrated a heart-melting story. Here it is in direct voice. “Swami,” he said, “The first thing I[...]

When They Hurt You
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When They Hurt You

Someone asked me the other day that why do our loved ones hurt us the most? This is not a question but a statement if you ask me, for only your loved ones can[...]

A Word on Rumors
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A Word on Rumors

My time at the ashram is usually extremely busy. On any given day, I meet tens of people on an individual basis. The other day too, like most times, over forty private meetings were[...]

The Greatest Skill
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The Greatest Skill

Do you know what is the greatest skill to master? A skill that has no downside, the one that makes you a better person and this world a better place. Most certainly it is[...]

Himalayan Silence
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Himalayan Silence

It is roughly three in the morning as I write this post. Gusty winds are blowing as if they want to uproot the Himalayas. Old and tall trees are swaying like they are trying[...]