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Selfless service

Selfless service is the recipe for experiencing the oneness of mankind. It is the way to transcend the ego.

Consider service as the best spiritual discipline (sadhana), but do not believe that you can reform or reshape the world… 53 more words

My karma yoga and Ebola

Karma Yoga means yoga of action. Doing something, helping people in need, spreading a cause, supporting kids’ and youth organisations, doing charity. My karma yoga is supporting health and education, spreading information, supporting children, youth, women, men, whole communities. 301 more words


Seva Work Reflection

I’m SO enjoying my new Seva work – I love Lake Parker Park – it is SO beautiful and big :) I’m also enjoying seeing my former students, colleagues, and a college buddy – I’ve missed seeing them. 191 more words

Teaching Reflections

The Website That Seva Built by Rama (Ruth) Brooke

Our new website at www.svaroopa.org is my virtual Ashram and yoga center.  Along with important practicalities, like viewing the calendar, enrolling in courses and accessing on-line course materials, it is a place I can go to connect with my Guru and other Svaroopis.  1,374 more words

Svaroopa Vidya Ashram

Seva, Selfless Service

” The idea of selfless service (seva also sewa) is an important concept in most Indian religions and yogic traditions. Because God is perceived as having a relationship with others, as well as oneself, serving other people is considered an essential devotional practice of indirectly serving God. 370 more words

Daily Life

Adventures in Teaching Yoga - Riker's Island (Liberation Prison Yoga)

In 30 years, the number of women in jail has increased by over 800% . Most of these women are imprisoned as a result of drug-related charges; however other leading causes of incarceration are immigration status issues.

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How not to conduct elections in places of worship

(This is a letter sent to Southall Gurdwara UK, regarding their 2014 elections)

This letter applies to persons associated with, standing for, and campaigning until 28th September 2014 at Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara Committee elections in Southall. 446 more words

Pragmatic Sikhism