Expectations cause fear. We expect certain things to move in certain ways, or we expect our lives to take certain shapes. See, let me tell you, society creates machines. What has society created? A person – a child is born completely pure, completely fresh, open to the world. Then what happens to the child? Education – conditioning starts there. Then a job, then marriage, children, a house, death. This is what society says is a good life. You know, he’s a great guy; he had his life. What life?
How a Master’s presence transforms you | Mohanji Until you arrive, you don’t display. So, many of the people you see around a teacher or a Master – they are trying; they haven’t quite reached there. There was a great master called Shivananda of Divine Light Society. Anybody coming to him, he would give sainthood
Why do people think spirituality is restrictive? | Mohanji Many people are afraid of spirituality (spiritual path) because they think that it means restriction. It’s not. It’s freedom. People think that, oh, you are a spiritual person, so you can’t do this. You can’t do that. What the hell? You can do everything. Freedom You
Maha Shivaratri Message 2022 | Mohanji Om Namah Shivaya, Shivaya Namah Om. Shivoham. We are indeed the consciousness; we are indeed Shiva. Shiva, Shivaratri, Shivoham. We are indeed the Supreme in disguise or manifested as human beings. All the beings of this earth and beyond, of all the worlds, are Shiva. It is the same energy,
We are wasting most of our time by comparing ourselves with other people. And most of the time we are wasting by competing with other people. I would recommend if you want to compete, compete with yourself. If you have the habit of postponing things, do it right away. If you have the habit of not smiling, start smiling. If you have any habit of being lazy, get into hyper-action.
The power and importance of respect | Mohanji Great scriptures said worship or respect your mother primarily; that’s the first level. The second level, respect your father. The third level is to respect your teachers or respect your life – that is, the highest teacher. And anybody giving information, anybody giving you understanding, anybody giving you