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“Direct Your Energy to the Christ Center”

Paramhansa Yogananda said: Pranayama means control of the energy of the body,  And it’s direction upward through the spine to the brain  And to the Christ center between the eyebrows.  This alone is the pathway of awakening.  It isn’t a … Continue reading

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“Silence is the Alter of Spirit”

Paramhansa Yogananda said: If you want to feel God’s guidance in your life,  Don’t waste time talking idly with others.  Silence is the altar of the Spirit. 

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“Finding Self-Realization”

Paramhansa Yogananda said: “What is the best religion?” queried a truth seeker. “Self -Realization,” Yogananda replied. “Self-Realization is, in fact, the only religion, For it is the true purpose of religion, no matter how people define their beliefs. A person … Continue reading

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“Your Effort on the Spiritual Path”

Paramhansa Yogananda said: The spiritual path is 25% the disciple’s effort, 25% the guru’s effort on his behalf, and 50% the grace of God. Don’t forget, however, the master warned, That the 25% that is your part represents 100% of … Continue reading

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“Overcome the Senses”

Paramhansa Yogananda said: A mental error or illusion in one person can be corrected by others who do not participate in the error, but an error shared by all cannot be corrected by any except those who have attained Self-realization, … Continue reading

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In Search of God

One who wants to be a concert pianist will practice at the piano twelve hours a day. If, instead, his practice consists of pecking halfheartedly at the keys for a few minutes every day, he’ll never become any good as … Continue reading

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