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Who am I ?

Why am I here ?

What is the purpose of life ?

What lies beyond this life ?

In my younger years, I was plagued by these questions. I quickly came to realize that the passage of time between one’s birth and one’s death did not actually define ‘life’. I later came to learn that by seeking answers to these questions the gradual understanding of ‘life’ became possible and this quest was truly ‘the journey of life’. On this journey, the key practices of Meditation, Kirtan and cultivating Yoga Wisdom provide the answers to these questions – and the realizations.

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SELF – Selfie – Selfish

Journey of Life, Lectures & Talks, Life Hacks, Videos

Self-centeredness leads us away from our true inner spiritual nature, where real happiness and spiritual love is to be found.  While the selfie-epidemic may seem harmless (because it is so common), not so long-ago selfies would have been viewed as somewhat narcissistic and not healthy.  What is the spiritual view on self-centeredness and its’ harmfulness?  Any point to consider is…

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Yoga Spirituality Enlightenment & God – Part 1 Yoga

Enlightenment, Videos

In the first part of the series, Acharya Das discusses the topic of yoga. Rather than just the limited understanding as being a system of physical postures and breathing, Yoga is best understood as a broader spiritual system, of spiritual endeavor aimed at self-realization and God-realization . He clears up common misconceptions of what yoga is, describes the ultimate goal…

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Yoga Spirituality Enlightenment & God – Part 4 God

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In the fourth and final part of this series, Acharya das delves into the topic of God. In particular, he addresses the question, “Is there a God or Absolute Truth?” From the ancient Vedas and the yoga perspective, he explains the three experiences of God realization, namely Brahman, Paramatma, and Bhagavan, and describes the experience and consciousness that result from…

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Marriage & Relationships – Great (unrealistic?) Expectations

Journey of Life, Lectures & Talks, Life Hacks, Videos

Much of our unhappiness in our marriages or relationships come from being let down or disappointed. But this also comes about because of having unrealistic expectations of others. The expectation that I will find a perfect and complete love with another less than perfect human being, or that I can actually live “happily ever after” is not realistic and can…

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