Interview Versilia (Italy)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 Interview. Versilia (Italy), August 2001.
Journalist: Mi spiace, ma non parlo molto  bene l’inglese. (Traduzione di Guido a Shri  Mataji: “Sorry, but I don’t speak English very well”).
Shri Mataji: But I do not know Italian,  little bit.
Journalist: Allora, Grande Madre, nasce il 21 marzo alle ore 12 a Chindwara nel sud dell’India, quali sono i suoi primi ricordi della sua vita? (“You are born on the 21st of March in Chindwara, […]

Questions by doctors to Shri Mataji London (United Kingdom)

Transcript – Version Date: 2016-0216 Questions by doctors to Shri Mataji. Ealing, London (UK), 2000
With translations of Hindi comments in italics and brackets
Regarding sinusitis:
Shri Mataji:      So the … which is very tough becomes loose, and the heat is absorbed.
Doctor:            Shri Mataji, would the onions as well, they need to be hot?
Shri Mataji:      [Yes, very hot.] As far as you can bear it. As far as you can bear it. It’s a very simple thing. […]

GMTV Interview London (United Kingdom)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1009 GMTV Interview. London (UK).
[..]   strange society that we live in today, it really, really is [..]  and sometimes you just want to take a break and take five minutes to yourself. The one woman who has found the secrets I think of inner calm is Shri Mataji. She joins me now.
It’s great to see You. It really is. Tell me about this technique, what’s it called and how does it work. […]

Musical Program Ganapatipule (India)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 Arun Apte (and students). Ganapatipule, Maharashtra, India. December 1998.
the transcription for the first 12 minutes of the talk:
It is very difficult to describe this inner joy. You can only enjoy it. You can only feel it. It’s something so innate, to see that so many of you have learnt this difficult music. And all of you have been enjoying it.
I went to various places in the West, and I felt that, […]

Talk on Marriage, The Basis of Society is a Family – You Have to Respect Your Women Very Much (date unknown) Moscow (Russia)

Transcript – Version Date: 2016-0607 Talk on Marriage, The Basis of Society is a Family – You Have to Respect Your Women Very Much
Today we have come here to attend a wedding of our brothers and sisters – Sahaja Yogis.
It’s important to understand that marriage is a very important thing in Sahaja Yoga because the basis of society is a family. And our society should have very good families. That’s why we are paying so much attention to these weddings, […]

Public Program (Australia)

Transcript – Version Date: 2016-0607 Public Program
I bow to all, all of you who are seekers of truth. At the very outset we have to know that truth is what it is. You cannot organise truth, you cannot conceptualize it. Unfortunately you cannot know truth at human awareness. Whatever I’m going to tell you today, you need not accept it blindly but you must have an open mind like a scientist and if I am putting forward before you a hypothesis, […]

Sahaja Yoga – The Essential Medicine (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2016-0122 Sahaja Yoga – The Essential Medicine
Sahajayoga and essential medicine Shri Mataji Nirmaladevi- grandmother, scholar and freedom fighter. As a child she lived in Gandhiji’s ashram, as a student she studied medicine and as cry for freedom swept India she fought for her nation’s independence. The year 1970 was about her most important role. The discovery of development of sahajayoga, a movement which is now spreading in worldwide. Sahajayoga is a science of integration which results in man’s mental, […]

Short Conversation on Marriages New Delhi (India)

Transcript – Version Date: 2017-0810 Short Conversation on Marriages, India, Dehli, December [?Before 1985].
Shri Mataji: Now, you see the thing is, how many are really settled for marriage? Raise your hand.
Sahaja Yogi: It’s Chandra and Matti.
Shri Mataji: Not yet.
Sahaja Yogi: Not yet.
Shri Mataji: Not yet. That’s not yet settled, because you see, he has still problems with government. I’ve seen with him very frankly: unless and until you fully sort it out, […]

Conversation (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2017-0716 Conversation, 1982, India
…Coming down here to convert people. It’s a question of democracy, you see? Because in a democratic country, if there are more majority of the Muslims or Christians, then will become the, sort of the rulers, you see? So this move is you have to purchase people, convert them, and they are worried about it. I told them Sahaja Yoga is the only way by which people will settle down into themselves. […]

The Meaning of Nirmala (similar to the translation of the Talk at Rahuri, 31-12-80) Rahuri (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 Translation of Her Holiness Mataji’s speech in Marathi, wherein She has explained the meaning of Her own name Nirmala. (From Nirmala Yoga, 1982). This text is very similar to the translation of the Talk at Rahuri, 31-12-1980.
It is good that all Sahaja Yogis have come together. When we meet like this, we can discuss many things of mutual interest and tell even small details about them to each other. The other day I told you how to clean yourself as your Mother’s name itself is Nirmala and it contains many powers. […]

Letter London (United Kingdom)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 Letter translated from Marathi. London 1979.
My dear Sahaja Yogis,
Received your loving and beautiful letters and messages of greetings. Here, I am busy in the work in London and could not write. Once I told you that Sahaja Yoga is beginning from Navaratri this year. That is, Satya Yuga, for which you were so far preparing, will now be seen. As a tree has to sprout first in the earth and then its sapling peeps out, […]

Letter Human Chitta has many illusions (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 Letter translated from Marathi, 1979.
Human chitta has many illusions. When they are removed, human chitta becomes enlightened and blissful. Many of your illusions have been removed by Kundalini awakening.
1. You have realised that Kundalini is not an imaginary but a living power in man.
2. This power is within every human being and its awakening takes place spontaneously in a normal person.
3. This awakening does not take place by any act. […]

Our Understanding of Sahaja Yoga, Seminar London (United Kingdom)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1221 Our Understanding of Sahaja Yoga, London, 1978
Today if you ask me one or two questions it would be better and I will give you the answers because this is between us – those who have had the experience and those who are practically there, and there are very few new people here I see. But those who are at least acquainted with the vibrations and all that, should ask me questions to begin with, […]

Letter to Delhi yogis London (United Kingdom)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 Letter to Delhi Sahaja Yogis, London, May 1978.
Dear Sahaj Yogis of Delhi
Your loving letters put me in the same plight as after
worship, every pore of the body oozes out the chaitanya. It gives me
great pleasure to learn that you all are engrossed in your sadhana.
A mother only wishes dear children should stand on their own and that
her acquire their own wealth. So long as this dies not happen, […]

The Spirit (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1009 The Spirit 1977.
 
[The Spirit is] the most precious thing that we have within ourselves. The preciousness of your Spirit is immeasurable and that’s why it is called as a thing of eternal value – because it is infinite. You cannot measure [it].
 
Now God, The Almighty, we say is Sat-Chit-Anand. Sat means the Truth. The Truth we understand in human terminology is relative. But the Sat I am telling you [about] is the Absolute from where all the relations start. […]

Talk New Delhi (India)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006
Talk at New Delhi, 10 King George Avenue March 1975.
[This is the first recording in New Delhi.]
 
When we say ‘spontaneous salvation’, it implies that salvation has to click by itself. The translation of word spontaneous is ‘sahaj’. Sahaj means: ‘saha’ means with, ‘ja’ means born. It is born within you. That means the right of getting salvation is born within you; the mechanism by which you are going to get salvation is also born with you, […]

Letter to Sahaja Yogis, Parklands, Ice House Wood, Oxted, Surrey (ANANT JEEVAN, ISSUE 4, Jan-Feb 1980) Oxted (United Kingdom)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1215 Letter to Sahaja Yogis
My dear Sahaja Yogis,
I left you with a heavy heart and the silent sorrow in your expression made me feel helpless. How rich you are in your feelings ! As if the sea of Love was rising and its every crest wept in your hearts. 1 could feel the tempest of my Kundalini. How can words express the sorrow which was witnessed by us in silence. […]

Letter (United States)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 My Dear Children,
What are you searching?
Why are you aimlessly and listlessly running about?
The joy that you have searched in material gains, the joy that you are looking for in power, the joy that disappeared in the words of books–the so-called knowledge–is all lost in yourself, and you are still searching and seeking!
You can pay attention to everything outside yourself! You are lost in your thoughts, like babes in the wood! […]

Letter (THE LIFE ETERNAL, 1979 ISSUE) (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1215 My dear Sahajyogi,
The human mind is beset with many a distractions.
When relieved of them, knowledge enables us to attain immense joy. Due to awakening of Kundalini, your mind is free from many distractions :
(1) You have to become aware that KUNDALINI in man is a ‘living- power’. It is indeed a reality.
(2) Every human being is endowed with this power and it is easily awakened in innocent and simple minded persons. […]

Sahaja Yoga a Unique Discovery (THE LIFE ETERNAL, 1980 ISSUE, PAGES 3–8) (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2016-1128 Sahaja Yoga – A Unique Discovery
by Her Holiness Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi, 1979
The beautiful article, A Unique Discovery was written by Shri Mataji Herself in 1979, and appeared in a magazine called “Yoga Today”, which does not exist any more. The image shows what it originally looked like in the magazine.

MAN in his search of joy and happiness is running away from his Self, which is the real source of joy. […]

BEWARE, DEAR ASPIRANTS (THE LIFE ETERNAL, 1980 ISSUE, PAGE 25) (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1009 BEWARE, DEAR ASPIRANTS .

THERE IS A JUDAS WITHIN US . BE CAREFUL. HE WALKS WITH US, WORKS WITH US. SINGS THE PRAISES OF THE DIVINE MOTHER, BUT HE IS AN UGLY SERPENT, THE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SATAN, WHO IS IN DISGUISE. HE HELPED TO CRUCIFY CHRIST IN A SLY MANNER. HE MAY BE A WOMAN LIKE POOTANA, WHO CAME TO POISON THE CHILD KRISHNA.
LET US ALL KNOW THE ONENESS IN OUR MOTHER’S LOVE. […]

Letter from London (THE LIFE ETERNAL, 1980 ISSUE, PAGES 17-18) (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1215 My dear Doctor Raul,
I have already written to you one letter. In this, I will explain to you, why you do
not get electro-magnetic vibrations in the machine. The explanation is more to
make the scientist understand.
Chaitanya is the integrated force of your physical, mental, emotional and religious (sustenance) selves. Science is the analysis of that synthesis. If we have to record the electro-magnetic vibrations of any matter, we have to reduce it or analyse it in such a manner that electro-magnetic vibrations are liberated from the bondage of synthesis. […]

Message (MAHA AVATAR, ISSUE 1, JUL-SEP 1980) (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1009 “Today, Sahaja Yaga has reached the state of Mahayoga, which is en-masse evolution manifested through it. It is this day’s Yuga Dharma. It is the way the last judgement is taking place. Announce it to all the seekers of truth, to all the nations of the world, so that nobody misses the blessings of the divine to achieve their meaning, their absolute, their spirit.”
H.H. Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi […]

Two quotes (MAHA AVATAR, ISSUE 1, JUL-SEP 1980, PAGE 11) (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2016-0520 Two quotes (MAHA AVATAR, ISSUE 1, JUL-SEP 1980, PAGE 11)
“The New revolution in your awareness has to take place otherwise all human achievements have no meaning. It would be like arranging all the electrical decorations for the marriage without the electrical current But when the light be ON, you will seethe Bridegroom and the Bride.”
H.H. Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi
“My children, you must know I am beyond insults and Pain. […]

Quote (THE LIFE ETERNAL, 1980 ISSUE, PAGE 13) (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1009 “Nothing is easier than turning on the light in a room. You must press the switch button. But there is a big mechanism that works it out – wires, power houses and the whole process of scientific discovery which mastered the use of electricity, there is a long history behind the discovery of electricity. In the same way there ·is a great dynamic organisation that works out Self Realization, let us first switch on your lamps and in their light we can understand the mechanism much better.” […]

Quote (THE LIFE ETERNAL, 1980 ISSUE, PAGE 48) (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1009 “This. is the era of Enlightenment; One can see and feel the bubbling of new idioms in our creative world of Art, Music and all that is beautiful and joy giving. Integration is the key note of this new regeneration of universal tones. These tones are ripples of the harmonic, dynamic undercurrent music of the Universal Divine Love.”
H.H. Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi
H.H. Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi […]

Ushering in the Satya Yuga (THE LIFE ETERNAL, 1981 ISSUE, PAGE 1) (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1009 Human beings have various sources through which he constructs the picture of God Almighty. His ideas about truth are also based on these different sources. Before realization it is .not possible to know what is the real source and which is the imaginary plight. When people construct on their own and write books it gets confirmed by the masses as the authentic version.
For a real seeker it is necessary to open the mind to receive the light of self-realization. […]

Letter in Marathi (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 Translation of an Old Marathi Letter I. Probably written in London, c.1975.
My dear Modi and other Sahaja Yogis,
Many blessings. Received your letter. I am very glad to know that your Ida Nadi has become clean and I hope, Ida Nadis of all have become clean at least to some extent. Here I had told all, that I would work, while under anesthesia, to clean the Ida channels of all. […]

Letter, Meaning of Puja (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 Old Letter in Marathi – Meaning of Puja.
My dear Nirmala
Many Blessings
Received your loving letter. I have also very much enjoyed Navaratri Puja.
But Puja is also an external offering. Even your heart has said so. But you should understand how you get the reward or blessings of the Puja and its prasad. A Puja or a prayer grows from your heart. Mantras are the words of your Kundalini. […]

Unidentified Hindi Talk (extract on Swadhisthana) (Location Unknown)

Translation from English – Version Date: 2017-0213 Swadishthan Chakra.
The quality of this Chakra is that you become creative. Your creativity increases. People who never even wrote a line, start writing poetry. People who had never given a speech started giving  long speeches and people who had never painted, never been artistic, become artistic. Become very creative. We have our architects, who  have scaled great heights. So creativity comes into human, and he believes that his creativeness is very important. […]

Letter in Marathi III from Nirmala Yoga (Location Unknown)

Transcript – Version Date: 2015-1006 Translation of an Old Marathi Letter -(from: “Nirmala Yoga 15-1”, May-June 1983)
Man wants peace, wealth, power, etc., but God is the origin of all these.  Then why should there not be the desire for God?  Why should there be no aspiration and ambition to meet God?
We should pray to God for peace, and keep the desire to meet God who is peace itself.
This should be the difference in satisfaction of a common man and that of a Sahaja Yogi. […]