Category Archives: Philosophy

Is Pain Inevitable?

Is Pain Inevitable?

By Beth Hinnen

In this final article of a series looking at several of Patanjali’s sutras, we come to quite an amazing one buried in the Second Pada: pain that has not yet come is avoidable (2.16). This … Full Story

Manifesting Divine Consciousness in Daily Life

Manifesting Divine Consciousness in Daily Life

An Interview with Brother Chidananda

Manifesting Divine Consciousness in Daily Life is a new book by Sri Mrinalini Mata, president of the Self-Realization Fellowship (SRF). In this interview, Brother Chidananda, a long time SRF monk who works alongside Mataji, discusses Full Story

Ways to Foster Jnana Yoga Consciousness

Ways to Foster Jnana Yoga Consciousness

By Rev. Paraman Barsel

• Remember the Truth — above all, the spiritual path is about remembering, since all the problems originate with forgetting Who You Are!
• According to Sri Swami Satchidananda, the best way to overcome the bondage … Full Story

Spiritual Hints for Daily Life — Karma Yoga

Spiritual Hints for Daily Life — Karma Yoga


By Swami Karunananda

Depending on our temperament, we can pursue the journey of awakening in various ways: Karma Yoga, Raja Yoga, Bhakti Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Jnana Yoga, or Japa Yoga. Whatever approach we choose, we can transform our daily lives … Full Story

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