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AUM — Vol.II-3, No. 5, 27 May 1976
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Table of Contents
National Day of Prayer, 1976
National day of prayer
Question: Is it better to be sincerely sad or falsely happy?
Question: Where does true happiness lie?
Question: What is the soul's happiness?
Question: What is the difference between happiness, joy and bliss?
Question: How can we feel happiness when we displease you?
Question: How can we realise that only God's Will can give us happiness?
Question: When we feel unhappy, is it because we are not listening to our Inner Pilot, or is the Supreme having an experience in us?
Question: How can we remain happy in the face of obstacles?
Question: Is it possible to experience happiness on the spiritual plane while you are unhappy on the physical plane?
Question: Could my own inner joy help the rest of my family, like my husband?
Question: Is it more effective to pray for peace of mind or for cheerfulness when you are unhappy?
Question: Often when I first wake up in the morning, I don't feel happy.
Question: Will outer happiness help our spiritual progress?
Question: Sometimes when I am happy I want to share my happiness with others and help them be happy. Is this possible?
Heart-power and mind-power
Question: When is mind-power equal to heart-power?
Question: Is it better to use heart-power or mind-power?
Question: Do occult power and spiritual power originate from heart-power or mind-power, or both?
Question: How can we increase the power of the heart?
Question: Can you have an experience in the heart without feeling it in the heart?
Question: If a person who cares for mind-power asks a question about heart-power of a person who cares for heart-power, can the heart-power person satisfy the mind-power person with his answer?
Question: Will the exclusive use of heart-power alone end wars and interpersonal conflict?
Question: At the present stage of man's evolution, which prevails: mind-power or heart-power?
Questions and answers
Question: What is the main contributing factor to your faith, and how is it different from other faiths?
Question: You call us 'seekers'. What has been lost?
Question: What are the advantages of surrendering to the personal Master as opposed to surrendering to the Impersonal, to the Spirit itself?
Question: How do you explain the fall of man?
Question: Would you comment on the point made in the Bible that if you don't pray to Jesus Christ, you will be damned, and only through Christ can you get salvation?
Question: How does one recognise a true living Master?
Question: How can one bring about harmony in his being when there are conflicting movements within?
Question: Before I became a disciple, I donated my body tissue to a tissue bank, like a hospital where you can donate organs of your body when you die. Should I try to get out of that obligation?
Question: What can I do if I tend to fall asleep during meditation and other spiritual activities?
Sri Chinmoy receives a Bicentennial award
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