How to live like a Yogi

live like a Yogi

By Paramahamsa Yogananda

The only worthwhile accomplishments are not those we achieve outwardly, but the victories we win over ourselves. Let us create inner dwellings of beautiful qualities, erecting them in valleys of humbleness where gather the rains of God’s mercy and of other people’s good wishes for us.

Never let your mind be seduced by restlessness, through ...

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Sutras for Good Marriage

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By Paramahamsa Yogananda

A marriage should begin on a sound foundation of real love and cooperation around common ideals. Love is always pure, divine, but it becomes colored by the personality of the outer human self – as clear water appears colored if placed in a colored glass vessel; the vessel itself must be crystal clear in order ...

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Vision of God

.Bhakti-Krishna

How do we achieve intense love for GOD?  It can be achieved by regularly serving God with love and sincerity.   The mind of one who leads a pure life gradually becomes tinged with divine love. Then, no worldly obstacles can stop that person’s growth.  Sri Ramakrishna gave a few suggestions to remove the ...

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Finding Your Goal in Life

.Goal In life

By Paramahamsa Yogananda

Most people live almost mechanically, unconscious of any ideal or plan of life.  They come on earth, struggle for a living, then leave the shores of mortality without knowing why they came here or what their duties really were.

No matter what one considers to be the ...

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How to avoid unkind words


Kind words

 

By Paramahamsa Yogananda

Unkind words used in a fit of emotion are like a conflagration that spreads over the forest of friendship and burns up all the green plants of courteous dealings and sympathetic thoughts. People, drunk with excitement and accustomed to anger-slavery, are emotional firebugs who, at the slightest ...

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