Why is it so hard to love yourself?

Why is it so hard to love yourself?

One of the first things you hear, when you come on spiritual path, is that you need to start with loving yourself – that everything starts here. You heard that many times, didn’t you? My Gurudev himself said it so many times, reminding us how important it is....
Into the silence

Into the silence

“Let silence take you to the core of life.” – Rumi In our busy lives, we rarely get to experience true silence. The noise of the modern world constantly pollutes our inner space, as we are surrounded by so many external factors, which fight for our...
Forgotten habit of seeking the answers within

Forgotten habit of seeking the answers within

“Listen to silence. It has so much to say.” – Rumi Think about a moment in life, when you have some important question to ask. What is your first instinct? Where do you seek your answers? Sadly, in our times, majority of people will answer: Google. Or, perhaps,...
In the inner forest

In the inner forest

Below you will find a beautiful meditation as given by my Gurudev, Paramahamsa Sri Swami Vishwananda. “Picture in your mind a beautiful forest. This forest that you are picturing is your own creation, the creation of God within you. The same way that God created...
The path of Love

The path of Love

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” – Rumi It had been 10 years since I met my Satguru, Paramahamsa Vishwananda. Since I met Him, I knew that this path,...
Nourishing the inner light

Nourishing the inner light

“God is a fire that warms and kindles the heart.” – Saint Seraphim of Sarov Christmas time. For majority of people it is just about the shopping, presents and tons of food. In our “civilised” world most of us have forgotten about the true...