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Canada aspires, Canada receives, Canada achieves, part 1
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. Published on srichinmoylibrary.com with the permission of Sri Chinmoy. This is the 155th book written by Sri Chinmoy after he came to the West in 1964.
Table of Contents
Part 1: Dalhousie University
Question: How should I love God and how can I love Him more?
Question: How can I achieve humility?
Question: How important is a Guru?
Part 2: University Of New Brunswick Fredericton
Question: How can I be more thankful to God?
Question: What is the difference between prayer and meditation?
Question: When we pray, should we pray for inner tranquility, or what?
Question: When I think of the goal of God-realisation, it still seems to be light-years away. I know I will never attain it in this short life.
Question: How can a seeker give himself to God?
Question: What is the best technique for a beginner to use in meditation?
Part 3: Laval University
Question: How can I differentiate between a real inner feeling of God and a thought that comes from my subconscious mind?
Question: Is there a method I should follow to find the inner Light?
Question: Do several hours of breathing exercises help our meditation?
Question: Does God have a special name?
Question: One time the Christ said, "I and my Father are one," and another time the Christ said, "Our Father who is in Heaven." How can we resolve this apparent contradiction?
Question: You say that man is God, but I don't feel that about myself.
Part 4: Sir George Williams University
Question: How is it possible for one human being to really love another human being?
Question: Are the human in us, the divine in us and the Supreme in us one thing, or are they three things?
Question: How is it possible to reach the divine and the Supreme?
Question: How can we remember to keep crying throughout the day, even when we are busy and active?
Question: If someone attacks you and tries to steal something from you, should you resist?
Question: And in the same way, if you saw someone striking another person, would you try to stop that person?
Question: Is it possible to follow the spiritual path and to have a family also?
Question: When I witness social injustice, what is the best way to respond to it?
Question: Do you think that meditation is the only way to reach God?
Universite De Sherbrooke
Question: What is the spiritual conception of responsibility and how does it differ from the human conception?
Question: Is necessity different from attachment?
Question: Is there some technique to arrive at the divine consciousness?
Question: Are the mind and the body two separate entities or are they one?
Question: Do you think that Western society is really ready to be involved in spirituality?
Question: When we attain a divine consciousness, is it better to say that the divine consciousness attains us or that we attain it?
Universite De Montreal
Question: How does one obtain purity?
Question: What is the relationship between sex and purity?
Question: If we are all progressing to higher incarnations, why are there still animals on earth?
Question: Do we need many lifetimes to obtain real illumination.
Question: Does a Master have to be in the physical body in order to help an aspirant?
Question: What is Karma Yoga?
Question: We forget our past lives when we reincarnate and then we have to do the same things all over again. Why is this?
Question: How can one remain calm in the physical mind when one has so many things to do in so little time?
Question: Is time really eternal?
Question: Is it true that a seeker will return to earth in a new body to continue the fight against ignorance that he carried on in his past incarnation?
Question: Sometimes I feel a sense of insecurity in my heart. Could you please tell me how I can overcome this feeling?
Question: Why does God need man more than anything else on the physical plane to manifest Himself?
Question: Does the planet Earth have a special role in the universe?
Question: How does the oldest son explain his position or relationship with the Father to the youngest son?
Question: How does the older one dispel his feelings of superiority over the younger ones?
Question: How can we manifest our spiritual aspiration in our relationships with other people?
Question: What are the ways of God-realisation?
Question: What is the difference between the Christian way of realising God and the Indian way?
Part 5: University Of Ottawa
Question: How can one discover one's mantra?
Question: If we do not enter the spiritual life when the opportunity comes, are we forever barred from the spiritual life?
Question: How can I measure my spiritual progress?
Question: What is wrong with desire?
Question: Do you have to go through the seven planes of consciousness in order to arrive at ultimate Freedom?
Question: What is
Question: Does the soul have a mind?
Question: What is the relationship between light and peace?
Question: How can a seeker learn the mission of his soul?
Question: Can you please say something about sound and silence?
Editor's preface to the first edition
Question: How should I love God and how can I love Him more? ›
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