Sadhguru explains how Guru Pooja is a process of making yourself choiceless, so that the divine also has no choice but to be with you. Sadhguru: Guru Pooja is not about offering a flower, a fruit, and a coconut – this is a subtle process to create an invitation to the Divine. There is a difference … Continue reading Guru Pooja
Isha Yoga Center is situated 30 kms. west of Coimbatore at the foothills of the Velliangiri Mountains. Coimbatore, a major industrial city in South India, is well connected by air, rail and road. Airlines operate regular flights to Coimbatore from Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. Train services are available from all major cities in India. … Continue reading Isha Yoga Center – Virtual Trip
Among the four aspects of who you are — your body, mind, emotion and energy — people generally know emotion as the strongest force within them. This is the reason why emotion is widely used in the religious and spiritual context, and love in particular, because it creates a conducive atmosphere around you. Let us … Continue reading Love Kills
It doesn’t matter how much people preach ’don’t get angry’, when certain situations arise you will get angry. I want you to understand this. It does not matter what kind of human being you become, even if you become a super human being, you will never have absolute control over the external world. Whether it … Continue reading To Exist Without Anger
Today, most people in the world, especially young people, have developed a certain allergy towards spirituality. This has happened because spirituality has been presented in such an ugly way. Today, people interpret spirituality as torturing oneself, living a terrible life — it’s become about starving, sitting on the roadside and begging, and, above all, being … Continue reading Don’t invest in misery
How can we control thoughts? Can we remove thoughts from the mind? There is no huge bank of thoughts within you. Thoughts are just going and going, one at a time, one at a time, one at a time. If you try to do anything with them, they will go faster and faster because in … Continue reading Can We Remove Thoughts from the Mind?
Question: Sadhguru, you say we should not simply believe anything, but rather experiment with life and see for ourselves. However, it seems, to grow spiritually, tremendous trust in the Guru is needed. So what is the difference between belief and trust? Sadhguru: Belief springs from your expectation. When you say “I believe you,” you are expecting that … Continue reading The Meaning of a Guru – The Master’s Role in One’s Life