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Sri Chinmoy speaks, part 6
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. Published on srichinmoylibrary.com with the permission of Sri Chinmoy. This is the 278th book written by Sri Chinmoy after he came to the West in 1964.
Table of Contents
New Year's Message
Question: Does this New Year's Message apply to the world at large, or primarily to your disciples?
Question: Usually I think of self-doubt as the human quality and self-indulgence as the animal quality in us.
Question: When I see myself cherishing indulgence and I start doubting my sincerity, what should I do?
Question: What are the forms of self-indulgence that we must transform?
"Fulfilling a New Year's resolution"
"Each year has a special message"
Receptivity and assimilation
Question: How do you meditate?
Question: Can we feel the experience that you have offered our souls?
Question: If I want to do
, should I chant your name, or AUM or
Question: You said the Invocation is our mantra and our realisation. If I want to do
by singing the Invocation, how many repetitions should I do?
Question: Guru, I sometimes say the
even though I am your disciple. Am I doing the right thing?
Question: When I am trying to offer gratitude while I am meditating and I am not feeling sincere, should I keep trying or should I stop?
Question: To attain joy, should we always meditate the same way as we do in the Centre?
Question: How can I become your disciple?
Question: If someone wants to become your disciple, is it necessary for you to see the person's picture or actually see the person in the physical?
Question: If somebody were to be awakened in the middle of the night and hear a clear voice say, "Come to me.
am your Teacher," how would he interpret it? Is this a kind of initiation?
Question: What is the essential quality which a seeker needs in order to enter into your path?
Question: I find it very difficult to be a student and your disciple at the same time. Sometimes I become very tense over my studies.
Question: My friend is not a disciple. She has begun to meditate on your picture and she feels great fear.
Question: You use the word "seeker". When does the seeker cease seeking and become a disciple?
Question: I showed my grandmother your picture, but she is getting very old and senile, and I don't know if she received anything.
Question: I believe very much in the emancipation of religion, but I am Roman Catholic and I just wonder about serving two Masters. Can I also become your disciple?
Question: Before I was a disciple I was studying Tarot and the Kabbalah. Does it conflict with our path if I continue to do so?
Question: If someone is always away from the spiritual Centre, what is the best way to keep up with the other disciples?
Question: Since entering the spiritual life, I feel I don't want to spend time with my old friends. But I feel sad about not seeing them so often.
The Master's fragrance
The power of thought
Sincerity and obedience
Cherishing something unconsciously
Telling secrets to the Master
Editor's preface to the first edition
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