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Swami Tejomayananda

Mystic Mantra: Why religious festivals are so important

The Sanskrit word for entertainment, manoranjana, means delighting/entertaining the mind.

10 Oct 2019 12:11 AM

Mystic Mantra: Clear vision dictates sound action

The centre of everyone’s sympathy, she remained completely unfazed.

27 Sep 2019 6:29 AM

Mystic Mantra: Less is more - Beware the trap of material desire

The desire for realisation of Truth, for Liberation, or for God, is also a desire, which will cause some agitation, until it is fulfilled.

12 Sep 2019 12:23 AM

Mystic Mantra: Integrate action, emotion and thought

Emotion is a power that influences our entire life.

16 Aug 2019 5:31 AM

Mystic Mantra: The glory of Krishna’s flute

Hollow and empty, the flute does not produce any sound of her own.

02 Aug 2019 12:14 AM


Mystic Mantra: The inherent power of worship

True worship is an expression of one’s devotion, reverence and gratitude to someone from whom one has gained immensely.

19 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

Mystic Mantra: Are you in command?

Physically restraining the body but allowing the mind to dwell on various pleasures can lead to dire consequences.

05 Jul 2019 12:10 AM

Mystic Mantra: Love is the essence of devotion

Even without doing any of these things (puja, prayers and chants), the heart should be full.

21 Jun 2019 3:13 AM

Mystic Mantra: Maya belongs to God - ‘Maya O Maya’

Life teaches us to be prepared for all contingencies.

07 Jun 2019 12:19 AM

Mystic Mantra: In life, care less for the transient, seek the eternal

When Angulimal saw the Buddha, he was surprised because the Buddha was calm and collected and had no fear.

29 May 2019 1:00 AM


Mystic Mantra: Enrichment - Between our outer & inner lives

Deep within, each one knows what to do, but when it comes to action, we hold back.

10 May 2019 12:45 AM

Mystic Mantra: The Gita — Applicable to all times

Despite all our intelligence or accomplishments, we have experienced situations in which we realise the importance of the right direction.

26 Apr 2019 12:35 AM

Mystic Mantra: The glory of Shri Ram

When we give something to those in need, we tend to give it with a feeling of superiority, but the Lord gives as a friend.

12 Apr 2019 12:05 AM

Mystic Mantra: And the winner is?

The one who remains steadfast in their performance, automatically gains his rights and the authority that results.

29 Mar 2019 4:49 AM

Mystic Mantra: The Gita’s perspective

If goals are self-contradictory, personal likes and dislikes interfere or if the situation is not viewed objectively, matters get complicated.

15 Mar 2019 12:19 AM


Mystic Mantra: The spirit of seva

The roles and duties may be different, but the spirit of service (seva) is common.

01 Mar 2019 12:17 AM

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