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“Our Mind is Like a Ship on the Ocean”

It says in the Bhagavad Gita: When the mind runs after the wandering senses, Then it carries away one’s understanding, As the wind carries away a ship on the water.

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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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“I Call Him Illumined’

In the Bhagavad Gita it says: The wind turns a ship from its course upon the waters: The wandering winds of the senses Cast man’s mind adrift And turn his better judgement from it’s courses. When a  man can still … Continue reading

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The Relaxed Soul on Pleasure, Pain, Joy, and Happiness

Pleasure, Pain, Joy, Happiness, Peace, Sadness… all of them are the same, just difference faces on a coin of what we call consciousness.   As we become enlightened none of that matters.   We see it all as learning potential… … Continue reading

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The Relaxed Soul on Embracing Awareness and Being

  You can be aware of what’s going on in the world… but it’s all about being that counts.   Who you are deep down inside creates more love, more change, and more connection than any amount of awareness.   … Continue reading

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