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Swami Tejomayananda

Mystic Mantra: Under the spell of delusion

Under the spell of misconception, we do not realise that something as basic as lack of food or water can be the cause of our irritation.

15 Feb 2019 12:37 AM

Mystic Mantra: Anger causes untold sorrow

If freedom from expectations is not possible, we can, at least try to let go on the insistence of their fulfilment.

01 Feb 2019 12:49 AM

Mystic Mantra: Why should we praise the Lord?

From our experiences of dealing with the empirical world, we are aware of the need for applauding an action well done.

18 Jan 2019 6:54 AM

Mystic Mantra: Ensure that the new year is a happy one

Bhagavan speaks of three kinds of visions. The tamasika vision is characterised by laziness, lack of ambition and aspiration.

04 Jan 2019 12:10 AM

Mystic Mantra: Remove the cause of suffering

The pages of history reveal that many great spiritual masters, who could not even write their names, were totally free from all fears.

07 Dec 2018 12:15 AM


Mystic Mantra: Knowledge and education

When there is no ideal, there is no further progress or development of character.

24 Nov 2018 1:02 AM

Mystic Mantra: Key to good leadership

A large majority of the workforce is not greatly motivated and are only interested in enhancing their salary and perks.

02 Nov 2018 6:24 AM

Mystic mantra: Understanding emotions

However, we also know that thinking is not the same as feeling for each has a different effect.

05 Oct 2018 2:03 AM

Mystic Mantra: True education, true knowledge

Elimination of all false notions is the true purpose of knowledge.

01 Sep 2018 2:52 AM

Mystic Mantra: Act we must!

Memories are related to the world of sense objects, of form, smell, touch, taste and sound.

18 Aug 2018 4:18 AM


Mystic Mantra: Yoga — The discovery of our own true self

Vedanta talks about the joining of the individual being with the supreme.

31 Jul 2018 12:17 AM

Mystic Mantra: Blueprint for prosperity

Working in the yagna spirit is a means to purify the mind, achieve all-round prosperity and fulfil our wishes.

07 Jul 2018 12:23 AM

Does worry really help?

To evolve spiritually, give greatest weightage to the spiritual viewpoint; other aspects are secondary.

28 Jun 2018 2:47 AM

Mystic Mantra: Surrender points the way to freedom

The Lord’s promises made in different situations are both the same.

09 Jun 2018 5:50 AM

Mystic Mantra: Drop that habit!

A young man wishing to change his bad habits joined a band of sadhus.

16 May 2018 1:15 AM


Mystic Mantra: Discover solutions in totality

Life is a relentless teacher. It never tires of repeating the same lessons until they are learnt.

28 Apr 2018 12:13 AM

Mystic Mantra: Take out time to rest

What is the use of success when there is no happiness, peace, health or harmony in our life?

13 Apr 2018 3:08 AM

Mystic Mantra: Shri Ram — The epitome of virtue

Goswami Tulsidas compares Shri Ram’s complexion to a newly-formed bluish hue, water-bearing cloud.

17 Mar 2018 2:21 AM

Mystic Mantra: Lord Shiva is the illuminator

The River Ganga, in Shiva’s matted locks, symbolises knowledge and devotion.

15 Feb 2018 2:07 AM

Mystic Mantra: Let’s live each moment anew

Vedanta points out that freedom from dependence on material gains and slavery to the senses alone can give us true happiness.

01 Jan 2018 2:38 AM