Conversation with Sahaja Yogis About Politics Canberra Ashram, Canberra (Australia)

Conversation with yogis about current events and international politics, Canberra ashram (Australia), 12 February 1992.
Yogi: But there is a room here with a bathroom attached!
Shri Mataji: Would be better to be with you all! But in Melbourne I would like to stay in a hotel – would be better – just to show a little resentment at the way they are behaving.
How many came for follow-on last [time], after my programme?
Yogi: Fifty people. […]

Health Advice to Western Yogis Sangli (India)

Health Advice to Western Yogis & the problems with Australia, Sangli (India), 21 December 1988.

I have heard that you have been all very sick. I think I got sick because of that, myself. Now I hope you are all better. Still there are sick people? How many?

Guido Lanza: About seventy.

Shri Mataji: Seventy are sick in bed? Where are they?

Now there’s something I must tell you, that the other day these girls were making me wear ornaments and I felt a very funny smell from them. […]

Day after MahaSahasrar Puja: How to protect ourselves Château de Mesnières, Rouen (France)

Conversation the day after the MahaSahasrara Puja. Rouen (France), 6 May 1984.

Gregoire: How can we better protect ourselves if we work in an environment which is against Sahaj?

Shri Mataji: That’s the place you have to work it. So it’s difficult. But whatever things you can grasp and think this is Mother’s quality, try to imbibe that within yourself. That doesn’t mean you start shouting at bhoots first.

So first, what is the first quality of Mother? […]

Marriages Bordi (India)

Marriages, Bordi, India 14-02-1984

It is that you apply a mixture of turmeric and oil and all that to the body to the boy first and then is applied to the girl.

They feel better on the body and on the face, they feel soothed down. Its a kind of a jubilant thing, now they are in for marriage, now painted for marriage you can say. They are not supposed to talk to anyone They have to keep to themselves and to be very very quietly settled down. […]

Public Program Day 1: Joy has no duality Société d'Encouragement pour l'Industrie Nationale, Paris (France)

Public Program, Paris (France), 16 June 1983.

I bow to all the seekers of truth.

Since ancient times man has been searching the truth. He tried to search the truth in various forms of happiness and he discarded many-a-times because he found that happiness was not permanent.

For a short time he felt happy with something and then he found it also gave him great unhappiness.

Like a lady, she had no child so she used to weep and cry; […]

What is the need for Sahaja Yoga? Caxton Hall, London (England)

What is the need for Sahaja Yoga? Public Program. Caxton Hall, London (UK), 14 April 1982.
The other day, on the radio, they asked a very nice question, which I think I should handle first. The question was ‘What is the difference between other sects and Sahaja Yoga?’ It’s a very good question because it gives you a relative idea as to what is reality, and what is not.
First of all, we should see what is the need of Sahaja Yoga. […]

Understand your importance Mumbai (India)

Understand your importance, Mumbai (India), September 3rd, 1973

[Translation from Hindi]

Out of you, many
are there who have just got their realization, some are there who
have got their realization a few days back and some are there who
have got their realization from a long time, who have understood this
thing that what is our consciousness and how it works and how we make
it our own.

Because
of the three types of people here, […]