Meeting with Mayor of Tolyatti Tolyatti (Russia)

Meeting with the Mayor of Togliatti Jilkin S.F.
Togliatti, Russia, 20 July 1996.
Togliatti TV: Все сахаджа-йоги очень довольны, что первый мэр в России, первый мэр города, желает встретиться со Шри Матаджи. Это говорит о большой духовности нашего города и мэра города, и все сахаджа-йоги очень благодарны вам за это.
Mayor (Jilkin): Спасибо за оценку моей духовности, а вот что вы сказали о духовности города – это на самом деле так. Наш город отличается от всех не потому, […]

Shri Mahalakshmi Puja, We have to live like one family Moscow (Russia)

Shri Mahalakshmi Puja. Moscow (Russia), 16 July 1996.
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Tonight, we are going to worship the Lakshmi Principle within us. Lakshmi is the Goddess of wealth, prosperity and also of health Actually your country is already blessed, because you have so many things here. Firstly, this country has got such a lot of petrol and if discoveries are made there’s much more. Then secondly, you have got beautiful timber. Then thirdly you’ve got lot of steel, […]

Conference, TV interview Tolyatti (Russia)

TV interview. Togliatti (Russia), 23 September 1995.
The Interviewer: Уважаемая Shri Mataji, скажите пожалуйста о цели своего сегодняшнего визита в Тольятти.
Translator: Much respected Shri Mataji, can You please tell us about the goal of your current visit to Togliatti?
Shri Mataji: I think Togliatti is… some very spiritual place
Translator (Vasiliev): Я думаю, что Тольятти – одно из самых важных духовных мест.
Shri Mataji: Because I found though it’s an industrial town… people are very very spiritual
Vasiliev: Потому что, […]

Medical Conference St. Petersburg (Russia)

Medical Conference, St. Petersburg (Russia), 20 September 1995.
I bow to all the people who are seeking peace from their heart. If it is superficial, then I can not help. But when we realize that all these wars have brought such a calamity on your nation and all the nations concerned, we should now really think seriously about peace.
I’m against no religion. All the religions came on this Earth as flowers on the same tree of spirituality. […]

Devi Puja Moscow (Russia)

Shakti Devi Puja. Moscow (Russia), 17 Septembre 1995.
I am sorry, I was little late today, but I am sure you must have enjoyed each other and the [MAYBE company]. Enjoyment of collectivity is very great. Once it happened, I was going to some place and the plane was very late and I was little worried that I’ll be reaching late there. But actually the plane was so late that I reached after seven hours more. […]

Diwali Puja, Lights of Pure Compassion Istanbul (Turkey)

Diwali Puja Talk. Istanbul (Turkey) – November 5, 1994.
[This talk was translated to Russian and Romanian as Shri Mataji spoke.]
Today we are going to celebrate the Diwali, which means the rows of lights or, you can say, group of lights.
We need somebody to translate into Turkish also. It’s all right.
This Diwali has been a festival of very ancient times in India. I already told in My previous lectures what are these five days are. […]

Speech at arrival Boryspil International Airport, Boryspil (Ukraine)

Speech at arrival in Borispol airport, Kiev (Ukraine). 17 September 1994.
I do not know how to thank you all for such a welcome you have organized for me.
Actually on Moscow’s airport they where little noncorporative and I was worried because they said you can not go to Kiev. All the prayers have worked and I am here with you. There are so many who have come with me and everybody is so anxious to meet you here. […]

Shri Ganesha Puja Moscow (Russia)

Shri Ganesha Puja, Moscow (Russia), 11 September 1994.
Today we are going to worship Shri Ganesha.
Shri Ganesha resides in Mooladhara, on the chakra, Mooladhara chakra. And not on mooladhar.
In the mooladhar is placed the Kundalini. She is the mother of Shri Ganesh, we call her Gauri. Yesterday you saw the picture, the drama, how Shri Ganesha got his head of an elephant. All these things have happened in another world. There are many worlds of which we know of this world, […]

Diwali Puja, Lakshmi Principle Moscow (Russia)

Diwali Puja. Moscow (Russia), 12 November 1993.
It is so very gratifying to see so many people from all over the world have come to Russia to worship the Goddess Lakshmi. When you cannot explain everything intellectually then you take course to arts to express yourself; and then you take to symbols to express what you cannot say verbally or cannot express rationally. This is what an artist does, also a poet does that he extends his imagination to such an extent that he creates a symbol. […]

Adi Shakti Puja Tolyatti (Russia)

Shakti Puja, Togliatti (Russia), 3 August 1993.
Today it is such a great day for Me to be with you, all again this year. It’s so very joyous and full of fragrance. Today we have decided to have a Puja of Shakti that is the power, that is the Devi. You know within us there are many powers of Maha Kali, Maha Saraswati, Maha Lakshmi, Kundalini.
All these powers are there for us to ascent. If these powers are properly used and understood, […]

Public Program Day 1 Yubileyny Sports Palace, St. Petersburg (Russia)

1993-0731 Public Program Day 1, Saint Petersburg, Russia
I bow to all the seekers of Truth.
At the very beginning we have to know that Truth is what it is. We cannot change it or we cannot also feel it at this human awareness. The time has come for all of us to know the Absolute Truth. Unless and until we know the Absolute Truth we cannot understand the different kinds of problems that are existing on this Earth. […]

Diwali Puja Timisoara, Sala Olimpia (Romania)

Diwali Puja. Temisoara (Romania), 25 October 1992.
So today we are celebrating the Diwali Puja.
I think you all can try to learn English which is a very simple language and would be better. I just want to say that you all can learn English language, it’s not difficult from my tapes. Of course the language of love is universal for it has no script, that’s the problem (Shri Mataji laughs) and no words, and no words. […]

Public Program Valeriy Lobanovskyi Dynamo Stadium, Kiev (Ukraine)

Public program, 1992-0806, Dynamo stadium, Kyiv, Ukraine
I bow to all the seekers of truth. At the very outset we have to know that truth is what it is. We can not think about it, imagine about it or change it. (To the interpreter, “Your’s [microphone – ed.] is a more sort of a echoes, echo, little. Mine is all right.” Then they change their microphones.) … level also we can not feel the truth. We have to be subtler, […]

Talk to Ukrainian Sahaja Yogis Dacha in Rastorguyevo, Moscow (Russia)

Talk with Ukrainian Yogis, 1991-0824, Dacha in Rastorguyevo, Moscow, USSR
This is only a partial transcription.
Galyna, the leader of Ukraine. (Offers a gift to Shri Mataji and says in Russian) This sheep is an ancient ritual vessel with live water which symbolizes family.
Dr. Bohdan Shehovych, the leader of the USSR (Translates). It’s a sheep, Shri Mataji, it’s a symbol which carried the living water, and this is the symbol of Kyiv.
Her Holiness Shri Mataji. […]

Public Program Ukraina Palace, Kiev (Ukraine)

Public Program, Kiev, Ukraine, 1990-0629
I bow to all the seekers of truth. At the very outset, we have to understand that at human awareness we cannot feel the truth. We have to become a subtler being to understand the absolute truth. Without that everything is just the mental projection and which takes us to extremes. Hence we get lost. But somehow if we come to know about the absolute truth, there will be no argument, […]

Public Program Moscow (Russia)

1989-08-20 Moscow Public Program

 I can see in this country and in any western country. the world has gone very far in the material development. And Lenin also had believed that when we will have material {inaudible} we will be satisfied with the matter. Then we will have a stateless state. and that’s what happened to you people you are very satisfied people in a way and very peaceful also you have balanced your life very well and you are leading quite a balanced life. […]