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Love should be void of expectations

Sri Ramakrishna used to explain the true nature of the highest love through an incident from the Mahabharata. Once, Arjuna became…

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Plan carefully for spiritual journey

Sri Ramakrishna, while discussing about spiritual life with the devotees, would often enlighten them about experiences as one advances in spiritual…

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Interview with Swami Shantatmanandaji

Swami Shantatmananda, Secretary, New Delhi is in conversation with four teachers of the Vivekananda School, Anand Vihar, New Delhi discussing various aspects of…

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Swami Shantatmananda – Prity Mitra Memorial Oration

Swami Shantatmananda, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission, New Delhi was invited by the National Rural Healthcare Programme to deliver the annual Priti Mitra Memorial Oration on 16th…

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Swami Shantatmananda – Speech at Jamshedpur Youth Convention

Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Society, Jamshedpur organized a two day Regional Level Youth Convention on 19th and 20th January 2013. Swami Shantatmananda…

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Earnestness matters the most

Sri Ramakrishna would often extol to his devotees about earnestness in spiritual life. He would say that earnest seekers would always…

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Be aware of the everyday world

Sri Ramakrishna had practiced the disciplines prescribed according to the different schools of Hinduism and had reached the ultimate goal according to each…

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Occult power is a hurdle to sadhana

Sri Ramakrishna would often warn his devotees about the dangers of occult powers. He would say that they are extremely alluring…

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Nothing distracts a true devotee

Sri Ramakrishna used to explain to his devotees the nature of true devotion. He would say there are various classes of…

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Faith is a must for spiritual aspirants

Sri Ramakrishna would often tell his devotees about the power of faith. He would say that the person, who is endowed…

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