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The Sri Chinmoy Library
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My Rose Petals, part 5
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. Published on srichinmoylibrary.com with the permission of Sri Chinmoy. This is the 285th book written by Sri Chinmoy after he came to the West in 1964.
Table of Contents
Two instruments: mind and heart
Two instruments: doubt and faith
Question and answers
Question: How can we overcome fear in the spiritual life?
Question: How can we be conscious of God all the time in our mental work, such as when we are studying?
Question: If we are in a place or circumstance where we feel our consciousness falling, is there a way we can immediately raise it again?
Question: When a child asks you, "Who is God?" what is the best answer to give him?
59. Question: Is the feeling that the outside world is futile really a form of aspiration?
Question: If somebody is angry with you, what should your reaction to the person be?
Sorrow and joy
Success and failure
Questions and answers
63. Question: What is the spiritual significance of the seven notes in the scale: "do", "re", "mi", etc.?
Question: What should one eat in the spiritual life?
Question: What is spirituality and meditation? Is spirituality peace?
Question: What is the Indian view of suicide?
Question: Is the capacity of the thinking mind a power?
Question: Is perfection perfect?
Question: What do you think about outer progress?
Unreality and reality
Question: What is the meaning of our life?
Question: How can we achieve that?
Question: What does one do during meditation?
Question: Why do desires exist?
Question: Why should the past be forgotten?
Question: Would you call what unites us a religion?
Question: Is the self-consciousness that we discover the same as God-realisation?
Question: How can we come up from thought?
Tree of meditation
Editor's note to the first edition
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