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The Sri Chinmoy Library
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Sound and silence, part 1
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. Published on srichinmoylibrary.com with the permission of Sri Chinmoy. This is the 498th book written by Sri Chinmoy after he came to the West in 1964.
Table of Contents
Part I — Discourses
Part II — Questions and answers
Question: I need aspiration. How can I get it?
Question: What is the best way to keep extraneous thoughts out of your mind when you are trying to meditate?
Question: Would it be best for me to take the Kriya Yoga classes that have been offered to me by the woman whose picture I showed you? Is that in my best interest?
Question: Sri Chinmoy, why is it that I feel more divinity in a flower than in a piece of wood? Isn't divinity in everything?
Question: What is the difference between concentration, meditation and contemplation?
Question: In concentration we must concentrate on something small and in meditation we must concentrate on something large?
Question: Is evil simply the absence of God's Presence, or is it an actual force?
Question: Can you speak about the doubting mind? Is it something we have to crucify?
Question: What is the difference between aspiration and desire?
Question: How can we be more attached to pleasing God?
Question: I'm trying to have faith in all that you are saying. But if it is true, why don't I feel light and peace inside me?
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