VOA ITV Interview with Sir C.P.
Interviewer: … me Mr. Chandrika Prasad Srivastava, a retired IS officer who’s had a sterling career in the government of India, he’s been the Joint Secretary to the Prime Minister of India in ’64-’66, Chairman of the Shipping Corporation of India, also he was the Secretary General of the International Maritime Organization of the United Nations and has won several accolades. He was knighted by the government of England and he’s won the Padma Bhushan, […]
Devi Puja, Burj 2000, Sharjah (United Arab Emirates), April 21st, 2001, (very poor sound)
I didn’t know you were waiting here. But you are now with those great guys [unsure]. But I didn’t know about your program that you were going to be here. And I had to finish something today.It’s all right. I have seen Sahaja Yogis when they have to wait, they are more together, they are more collective and they enjoy much more. […]
1998 -1217—Public Program DELHI INDIA
Sahaji brother: On behalf of all the Sahaja yogi brothers and sisters, who have come to Sahaja Yoga Kendra, Delhi, we welcome Her Honorable Shri Adi Shakti Mataji. For your information, Shri Mataji’s schedule is busy, 12 months and 24 hours. Not only India, but in over 75 countries Shri Mataji’s work keeps happening continuously. From this busy schedule, Shri Mataji has taken out time for us Delhi people. So, I request all of you to take advantage of the golden opportunity. […]
Talk to Sahaja Yogis Lisbon (Portugal)
[Shri Mataji is translating from Marathi into English the Pasayadan by Gyaneshwara]
To [UNCLEAR] the Spirit of the whole universe for you I have composed this dream of mine. After hearing this, I hope you feel satisfied. It’s more than satisfaction and then you give Me a blessing of vibrations. Pasayadaan is vibrations…… [INAUDIBLE]
Sahaja Yogi: Jee khanchi venkati sambo khya satkarni vruti vadvo ritambaro spuri pado maitra jeevan che [INAUDIBLE] Shri Mataji: Now He describes that all the cruel people should give up their cruelty, […]
1996-0101 Public Program Rotary Club of Pune Central, Pune (India)
Her Highness Mataji Nirmala Devi. May i request Charter President of rotary club Pune Center, past president S P Malhotra ji, may i also request general party chief of staff to please come on this side and garland mother. I request past president bhai Shri Malhotra to felicitate mother. May i request to please light this lamp. I request [UNCLEAR] to introduce Mataji.
Dear fellow Rotarians members of the top management [UNCLEAR], […]
Talk to the Brides, The Responsibility of the Women, Ganapatipule (India), December, 28, 1995
You are all ready to get married and I bless you from My heart. Now, the duty of a wife I need not tell you, you know it very well. I’ve told you many-a-times that she is responsible to build the society of Sahaj. And as a result, she has [a] very great responsibility. She has to look after the whole family, […]
Christmas Puja, Ganapatipule (India), 25 December 1995.
Happy Christmas to all of you.
It is a great day when Christ came on this Earth and you know about how He was specially created to come down as a human being to work out the salvation of the people.
It is said that He came to India, in Kashmir, and He met there the King Shalivahana. It’s all in Sanskrit, I’ve read that the conversation took place between Christ and King Shalivahana who was a great devotee of the Mother. […]
1995-12-07 Public Program, Hindi, Chandigarh, India
Sahaja Yogi speaking: As you can see in the triangular bone, on the back bone, It is located. It is called as Kundalini. In Greek language it is called as ‘sacrum bone’. The meaning of sacrum is ‘something that is sacred’. Now don’t pay attention to anything else like – ‘what is happening’, ‘who is walking on the stage’, ‘how the decoration is’, ‘what is happening’, all such things. Only concentrate on getting your Realization. […]
TV interview by Santo Biasatti
Interviewer: It is difficult on this time to talk about the spirit?
Shri Mataji: That’s most essential at this time. We are in a chaotic world, because we don’t know that we are the spirit. All this restlessness is because we have to still become the spirit. Without that we are still at the human level. And we live in a relative world while we have to be in the absolute. […]
Public Program, 1995-0829, Teatro Avenida, Buenos Aires (Argentina)
1:01:30I bow to all the seekers of truth. At the very outset, I have to tell you that truth is what it is. You cannot change it, you cannot describe it. It is, it has been, it will be.Now we have to understand that in these modern times human beings have become very restless. This restlessness may say that we cannot adjust ourselves to the speed of the modern times. […]
Talk to Yogis, Buenos Aires, Argentina 1995-08-26
Shri Mataji: I never expected so many Sahaj Yogis to be there at the airport to welcome me. (Spanish interpretation). Some of you I have not even met and not even see you and I felt very happy to see you all. (Spanish interpretation). Specially yesterday when we began was tremendous we had so many people and all of them got realisation
Shri Mataji: That shows that in this country we have a great potential. […]
Public Program. Sydney (Australia), 21 February 1995.
I bow to all the seekers of truth.
At the very outset we have to know what is the truth. There are so many seekers of truth in these modern times which has been predicted that there will be many people who will be seeking the truth now as ordinary householders. Their life will be completely transformed in these modern times. They call it in the Koran as Kiama. […]
After Birthday Felicitations, Calcutta (India), 20 March 1994.
This was a song composed by Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore, so many years back, when he had a vision of our Ganapatipule seminars, where he describes that people from all the world will come, from different countries will come. Also, the Hindus, the Muslims, Christians, Sikhs and all kinds of communities will get their awakening on the bank of the sea, ‘sagar’. ‘Sagar’ is the sea.
So beautifully every detail he has described. […]
Talk Before Diwali, Announcement of Marriages
I’ve come here to wish you a very Happy Diwali. See, actually this is celebrated always with the family and see, My family is so big. So, I’ve come here to celebrate this Diwali with you. They told Me it’s going to be very cold here but in this cold see the warmth that you have shown – warmth of love. It is such a fortunate thing for Me to be with you at this time because you are passing through a crisis. […]
Shri Mahalakshmi Puja. Kalwe (India), 30 December 1992.
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Transcript of English Talk:
I would say those who have been worrying and all that should go into great meditation and understand that you are insulting yourself. […]
After Public Program
Shri Mataji: You can go in another way Shri Mataji: You are going to like?
Yogi: Yes Shri Mataji: With whom? Yogi: Only to stay (inaudible) Shri Mataji: Alright Yogi: So beautiful, Mother Shri Mataji: Alright, that’s good Shri Mataji: It’s a very (inaudible) Shri Mataji: (Inaudible) Yogi: Yes, Shri Mataji […]
Public Program, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 17-10-1992
Shri Mataji: I bow to all the seekers of truth. At the very outset, we have to know that truth is what it is. We cannot transform it, change it, and even think about it; unfortunately at this human awareness, we cannot even feel it. You have been already told about the subtle system we have within ourselves. This subtle system works out your ascent. Whatever I am telling you today you need not accept blindfold. […]
TV Programme Brasil, 15-10-1992
In a hotel room:
[inaudible, Shri Mataji speaks with yoguis inside hotel room]
[inaudible, Shri Mataji takes a car with yoguis, recorded from inside hotel room]
[yoguis watching TV Programm]
[in the TV Programm [yoguini translating Shri Mataji’s interview]:
Presenter:—What is Sahaja Yoga?
Shri Mataji:—Sahaja Yoga is a spontaneous happening within us, which is the last breakthrough of our evolution, by which you ascend into a new awareness, that you become the Spirit. […]
Shri Mahalakshmi Puja. Barcelona (Spain) 30 September 1992.
Today we have gathered here to do Mahalakshmi Puja. Mahalakshmi principle is a very important principle within us. When in the countries or in the families or in individual lives, we find- (Somebody must translate, I think better because they don’t understand).
So this Mahalakshmi principle is the most important thing for our ascent. This principle is within us but is not awakened before we have achieved a certain amount of situation where we find that we are not yet satisfied with our life. […]
Public Programme Bangkok, Thailand March 11, 1992
Can you hear me there? At the back? It’s alright?
But one must know that you cannot change the truth and you cannot transform it, unfortunately also at human awareness, you cannot know the truth. So, you have to get enlightenment. You have to get ‘Bodha’ as Buddha has got it. You have to have your self-realization, your selfhood. Without that, you cannot know the truth. Now, whatever I am going to tell you, […]
Talk to Sahaja Yogis. Moscow (Russia), 20 August 1991
Galyna: [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: [leader of the USSR]. It’s a sheep, Shri Mataji, it’s a symbol which carried the living water, and this is the symbol of Kyiv.
Shri Mataji: You can put vibrated water…
Dr. Bohdan: And it is the head of a lion, […]
Dance and Talk
Shri Mataji: Such talents, such mastery of Mrs Kanan on what we call the “bhawas” means the emotions, the way she expressed her emotions …She is really a master if she was in India people would have really knew that such a great artist is being sent to NewZealand.It should not have been done 🙂And a little girl I must say for a rage, she is so dynamic, so rhythmic and so perfect. […]
Transcript, Talk About Children and Indian School, 1991-02-14 or 1986-05-04
[note for 1986-05-04 date – I would suggest that the date of the talk would be later than that attributed to it as the children are already in India when Shri Mataji is speaking, and I think they first went to India a little later than this]
I wanted to tell you about our schools in India and what is our idea is about those schools. […]