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Sadhu, Sadhana and Siddhi!

In common parlance Sadhu and Saint are two words used together as well as interchangeably. Sadhu is a short form of Sadhaka. Disciple is a proper English word for Sadhaka. 454 more words


Kriya practice alters life's course

This is one incident I wish to share here.

He is a seeker working in a port as labour. He took kriyayoga initiation. But somehow he was unable to catch the kriya breathing technique. 268 more words

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My 'saxy' take on Lag Ja Gale

This is my Saxophone reinterpretation of the fabulous song, Lag Ja Gale, by Lata Mangeshkar, composed by the genius Madan Mohan, written by the inimitable Raja Mehdi Ali Khan, from Woh Kaun Thi. 521 more words

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If this is not your intention, then it is not yoga!

Last week in my yoga classes I asked the participants what they understood by ‘Fierce Love’. Words that were shared included, unconditional love… 772 more words


'Chhath Puja' -Yogic essence of this ritual of Sun worship

Chhath Puja is performed on Kartika Shukla Shashthi, which is the sixth day of the month of Kartika. The Chhath Puja is basically Sun worship. 155 more words

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Kriyayogis are no more rare species today !

Many people ask “Are you a kriyayogi?” as if kriyayogi is a rare species, they are very rare and if fortunate then only can be seen in Himalayas or in caves or living in jungles. 182 more words

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Doing Kriya by reading books!

It was 2010-11, I guess, when a person from Bhandup, Mumbai called me for books – Purana Purusha, Who is this Shamachurn etc. I forgot his name, possibly some Bhosale,a Maharashtrian. 350 more words

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