Anthavasi

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It is Guru Purnima again. The most precious day for a devotee. Each Guru Purnima has been revealing a different facet of mine to myself leaving me in utter amazement! It has ranged from just celebrating the day with Sadhana, Seva and Satsang to understanding in depth the Guru Principle, experiencing the infinite vastness of… Read more »

Guru Purnima Lessons

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Year after year, through joy and pain,  Gliding me through rain and shine,  You make sure  I am baked and baked  Like  gold put in fire twice ashine,  I glow and glow  with love divine!      Guru Purnima is a day to measure our progress on the path and express our gratefulness to the… Read more »

#ThankYouSriSri: For whispering infinity to me

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 On the auspicious occasion of Guru Purnima, a devotee express his gratitude for the tatva that lights up his life for real #ThankYouSriSri It was no ordinary day. Being coaxed by my friends and a doctor as a possible cure for my migraine which was almost becoming chronic, I was attending the Art of Living… Read more »

Song of longing

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I feel I am very fortunate to have been born with the music karma. I can remember my teenage afternoons listening to the Vividh Bharti on the transistor glued to my ear as everyone else in the family took the afternoon siesta. If I liked a new song, a fast motion activity of grabbing pen… Read more »

Master key to Guru Purnima

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“A Guru does not simply stuff you with knowledge, but kindles life force in you; a Guru invokes intelligence in you,” these lines by Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar stand absolutely true for each one of us. We consider Guru Purnima to be a day of the Master, but in reality; it is a day… Read more »

Guru Purnima 2013 with Sri Sri

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Extracts of Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Guru Purnima message on 22 July 2013 at International Art of Living Center, Canada : Once upon a time, a Guru was giving darshan to a congregation. People were coming and bowing down, seeking blessings. Gurudev was silent most of the time and when somebody would come and… Read more »

How I Learnt To Live

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Since this is a site for Art of Living bloggers. .. I will write my first ever blog on why did I follow the THE PATH ! This blog is nothing but the story of my life! Just like most of us, I was born and brought up in normal circumstances … I didn’t do… Read more »

Guru Purnima – Day of Great-Fullness

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 ध्यानमूलं गुरुर्मूर्तिः पूजामूलं गुरुर्पदम् । मन्त्रमूलं गुरुर्वाक्यं मोक्षमूलं गुरूर्कृपा ॥ Dhyana Moolam Guru Murti, Puja Moolam Gurur Padam, Mantra Moolam Gurur Vakyam, Moksha Moolam Guru Kripa The very form of Guru is the root of Meditation, Guru’s feet, the root of worship. Guru’s words forms the root of Mantras and Grace of Guru the root of Liberation, says Sage… Read more »

Guru Purnima: The Day of the Devotee…

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An auspicious day, the Guru Purnima to pen down something from and about someone, around whom  life now revolves 🙂 Guruji (HH Pujya Guruji Sri Sri Ravishankar ji, Founder of Art of Living) …. Gratitude is too small a word for the transformation the presence of a Master brings to life.. Just sharing a few words from… Read more »