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5-Minute Yoga Practice for Peace

Sadhguru | Posted 07.16.2015 | GPS for the Soul

These 5-minute processes are easy-to-practice, yet potent tools to enhance health, joy, peace, love, success and inner exploration, helping one cope with the hectic pace of modern life and realize their full potential.

5-Minute Yoga Practice for Peace

Sadhguru | Posted 07.15.2015 | GPS for the Soul

"The only way to experience true wellbeing is to turn inward. This is what yoga means - not up, not out, but in. The only way out is in." These 5-...

Namaskar: Yoga for All

Sadhguru | Posted 06.19.2015 | World

Yoga means Union. The simplest form of yoga is to put your hands together in Namaskar. Namaskar brings harmony between polarities within. Put your hands together in Namaskar and look upon someone or something with loving attention.

Namaskar: Yoga for All

Sadhguru | Posted 06.19.2015 | Religion

Yoga means Union. The simplest form of yoga is to put your hands together in Namaskar. Namaskar brings harmony between polarities within.

Shiva, the First Yogi

Sadhguru | Posted 05.28.2015 | Religion

In the yogic culture, Shiva is not known as a god, but as the "Adiyogi" or the "first yogi" - the originator of yoga. He was the one who first put this seed into the human mind.

Ensuring a Peaceful Death for a Loved One

Sadhguru | Posted 04.29.2015 | GPS for the Soul

When you see the dead are not treated with respect, something within you shakes. Not because you have to treat a body with respect, but because he is exiting slowly. It does not matter how that person lived, at least his death must happen well. Every human being must have that much intention to allow others to die gracefully.

How Arianna and a Mystic Inspired Me to Change My Life

Alka Pratap | Posted 12.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Alka Pratap

So I decided to spend a few months in that little ashram on the other side of the world, to plant trees, teach kids, help those who come like I once did, and be part of a community where everyone is lovingly obsessed with sharing joy and happiness with their fellow human being.

5 Tips to Help You Succeed

Sadhguru | Posted 05.07.2014 | Healthy Living

1. Forget Luck, Live by Intent A few things may happen by chance. But if you wait for chance, good things will happen to you only when you are in you...

Nelson Mandela -- The End of an Era

Sadhguru | Posted 02.12.2014 | Impact

It is unfortunate that injustice, subjugation and many levels of cruelty generate wonderful men. We have to find a way to generate such men when there is no strife, subjugation or injustice. We should incubate such men in joy and in celebration.

The Magic of Life

Sadhguru | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

There are two aspects to knowing life: pragna or samadhi. Pragna is the path of awareness. Samadhi is the path of abandon.

The Power of Water

Sadhguru | Posted 11.19.2013 | Healthy Living

On September 21, Isha Foundation, an international non-profit human service organization, will host a day-long celebration of entertainment and enlightening talks at its yoga and meditation center in Tennessee.

4 Tips for a Better Workplace

Sadhguru | Posted 10.23.2013 | Healthy Living

True human capabilities will not find expression in competition. When you are trying to race with somebody, you are only thinking of going one step ahead of him. You are not thinking of what your ultimate potential is. True human capabilities will find expression only in absolute relaxation.

Are There Choices About Death?

Sadhguru | Posted 09.08.2013 | Healthy Living

You need to understand this: Everything that you can experience is life. What you call "death" is also life. So, are there choices about death? There are, definitely.

Pilgrimage To Kailash -- The Mystical Library

Sadhguru | Posted 06.29.2013 | Religion

In terms of destination, the pilgrimage to Kailash is probably the greatest that one can make. Kailash is a tremendous spiritual library, and it has been for at least the last few thousand years.

Science, Mysticism and the Longing to Know

Sadhguru | Posted 06.03.2013 | Healthy Living

Whatever you are unable to perceive and understand, that is mysticism for you right now. Mysticism is just those dimensions of life that a large part of humanity has not bothered to seek and perceive.

Is Life Unfair?

Sadhguru | Posted 03.27.2013 | Healthy Living

The world is neither fair nor unfair. Everybody is in pursuit of their happiness. It is your business to learn and pursue what is yours.

Love Kills

Sadhguru | Posted 05.21.2014 | Healthy Living

Your ways of thinking and feeling, your likes and dislikes, your philosophies and ideologies melt down when you fall in love. That must happen to you; do not wait for another human being to come and do it. Just make it happen for yourself.

Is Greed a Spiritual Process?

Sadhguru | Posted 10.22.2012 | Healthy Living

There is no such thing as greed. Greed is a judgment you are making about somebody, but different people have different volumes of desire according to whatever they think is necessary for them.

Is There 'Quick Enlightenment"? (VIDEO)

Sadhguru | Posted 10.06.2012 | Healthy Living

One should not aim for something one does not know; instead, one should look at his current limitations in life and see how to go beyond them.

Death: A Spiritual Process

Sadhguru | Posted 06.17.2012 | Healthy Living

It is only when you become aware of death that you want to know what life is about. Once you come to terms with death and you are conscious that you will die, you will want to make every moment of your life as beautiful as possible.

What Is Intuition?

Sadhguru | Posted 05.16.2012 | Healthy Living

Intuition is not a different level of perception. Intuition is only a different dimension of computing. For example, to find out which day of the week...

We Are Rooted In Fear. Now What?

Sadhguru | Posted 04.28.2012 | Healthy Living

There is fear of just about everything. People are even afraid of being too happy. In different human beings, fear is at different levels. In some, fear is very apparent. In others, it is subdued and hidden, but it is there. So, what is the basis of fear?

Love: It's What You Are

Sadhguru | Posted 07.16.2011 | Healthy Living

Look at the dearest person in your life and see how many layers of resistance you have to them. The moment your mind says that someone or something is not okay, you cannot love.

What Is The Significance Of Dreams?

Sadhguru | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

What is a dream? Most dreams, over 90 percent of them, are just unfulfilled desire. Because you have no control over this [desire], you are not playing the desire, the desires are playing you.

Does Spirituality Make You Special?

Sadhguru | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

In so many ways, the mind always wants to be special. That is the nature of the egoistic mind. Spirituality is not about becoming special. It is about becoming one with everything.