Did you receive any help in learning the alphabet? Did you require a teacher to help you master your musical instrument? Were you given instruction to enable you to obtain your degree? If you needed a helper to do these things, do you not also require a teacher who can guide you to the knowledge of the Divine, the wisdom of the Infinite? That teacher is your Guru and no one else.
Sri Chinmoy, The Master and the disciple.First published by Agni Press in 1985.
This is the 690th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.