Yoga’s Greatest Mystery

Radha-Krishna

The mystery of Radha, the female energy of God, had both fascinated and eluded me. After all I had experienced, after all I had read, after all the sadhus I had met, nothing had prepared me for the hidden truth of yoga’s greatest mystery: the mystery of bhakti, or devotion. …

How to overcome fear?

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I looked up into a magnificent rainbow arching over the entire Himalayan valley that glowed against an indigo backdrop of monsoon clouds. I took a deep breath, drinking in a breeze of cool, earthy air. Soon, stomping footsteps nudged me out of my dreamy state and drew my attention to …

In every crisis lies the seed of opportunity

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Radhanath Swami, having hitchhiked all the way from Europe to India in search for God, found the answer to his calling in the holy land of Vrindavan. In the few months that he stayed there, he was transformed.  Interestingly, initially he had no plans to stay in Vrindavan for so long. …