What is Brahmayoga?

People today are not happy. They are stressed out, they have so many burdens and so many worries – how to make money, how to look after their families and their children, how to do better at their jobs. So many people today are suffering from illnesses, so many are depressed and anxious, taking drugs, […]

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On Meditation

Elaborating few points on myths and facts about meditation by Alpna in today’s class:Myths:1. When in stress, do meditation to calm down your mind2. We always get correct answer to our questions in meditation3. Your intuition or subconscious mind is directly connected with the soul voice/meditationFacts:1. When in stress, you can not meditate at all. […]

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Overcoming the Ego

Brahmayogis have to understand that the concept of Ego for a Brahmayogi is different from the standard dictionary definition of the word.For us, Ego is related to every thought and action which emanates when you think that you exist. Your name, identity, family background, position/appointment, relations/relatives, wealth, worldly possessions and all things connected to this […]

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Achieving Peace of Mind

Achieving peace of mind is not the ultimate aim of life. Rather it is only the first step in a yogi’s journey. Brahmayoga teaches us to attain peace by being aware of our thoughts at all times and training our minds to produce only correct and positive thoughts. Our minds are influenced by society to worry […]

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Fearlessness…

What is a fear? What makes us afraid? What are we scared of? When we try to answer these questions,  we get to the root of our fears and will have the clarity and courage to win beyond them.  Fear, to begin with,  is not the absence of courage. Fearlessness is not about fighting it out mentally […]

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Guru Speak

Sharing a few takeaways from our session with Alpna today ~# First a question ~ what is the ‘death’ which is supposed to happen when you meet your Guru? This ‘death’ refers to the dissolution of the ‘ego’, giving up the sense of ‘i-ness’, of being the ‘doer’. The ‘ego’ is your one single obstacle […]

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Of Tradition and Rituals

In our session with Alpna today we had a very insightful discussion on tradition and rituals, which i thought of sharing with others since it helped bring some clarity to my thinking.  She pointed out that it is the duty and responsibility of a Brahmyogi to ensure that our loved ones ~specifically our parents, our […]

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Fearlessness

Fearlessness does not mean being brave in actions. It does not mean having the courage to walk alone in the dark or facing fierce animals or other scary things. True fearlessness is a quality of the mind. It is about being able to break all the mental chains that we have created and becoming completely […]

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Lessons from Guru

The Theory of Abundance There is an abundance of things for a Brahmayogi in this world. Just as we assume without a second thought, the availability in abundance of Air (Oxygen), Water and Sunlight, we also have to also understand and follow the principles of Abundance for Time, Money and Happiness. 1. Time: A Brahmayogi […]

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