Guru Nanak Birthday Noida House, Noida (India)

[English translation from Hindi]

Anniversary of Guru Nanak Birthday, Noida House (India), November 1999.

Today is the birthday of Guru Nanaka. It is being celebrated through-out the world with so much of zeal that I have not seen in India. For the first time it has been advertised in so many papers and by different means.Guru Nanaka always talked of Sahaja Yoga. Everything else, He said, is just showing off. About religion He said that observing fasts, […]

Talk to Sahaja Yogis Red Hill Lookout Cafe & Bar, Canberra (Australia)

Talk to Yogis at Red Hill Lookout. Canberra (Australia), 13 February 1992.
So we are with the nature here. So beautiful. The way it is planned you can see how the person who’s planned it had the feel of the land, feel of the nature. How he is made up, by not destroying it . Whatever is there he used it, otherwise they would have put one bulldozer and finished it off. But the way it is planned shows he had feeling for the land and he could understand. […]

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. […]

Devi Puja: The sincerity is the most important Dourdan (France)

Devi Puja, French seminar. Dourdan (France), 18 May 1986.

Today we have gathered here in this beautiful place to work out something very deep. There are certain things of which we are not aware, which are in the history, and some things in the atmosphere, they affect us very much because we are the product of five elements out of which the Mother Earth is the left side within us. The Mother Earth changes its atmosphere, […]

Conversation Auckland (New Zealand)

Informal Talk, Centre in Auckland, New Zealand 1985-03-04

[UNCLEAR] very close to Left Swadishthan, very close to Left Swadishthan.

See this [UNCLEAR N INAUDIBLE] – We’ve felt quite often we have our open right heart. – Right heart? Right heart will be those people, who came and killed many people This was a major center of colonizing [UNCLEAR] – the organizing for the colonizing of countries started from this. It was all… – Did they come here to the Spaniards or…? […]

Public Program Day 1 Pune (India)

Public Program Day 1

[Translation from Hindi to English]

Leader:  Dear Sahaja yogis and all the seekers who have come here to know about Sahaja Yoga. Today is a very auspicious occasion, as today Shri Mataji Nirmala Deviji is with us here and will tell us about the Kundalini, and how its awakening happens. I know a few people who are sitting here are a bit uncomfortable, due to shortage of space. Please do forgive us. I am extremely sorry for the lack of space, […]

Questions and Answers after Maha Sahasrara Day Château de Mesnières, Rouen (France)

Conversation the day after the Maha Sahasrara Puja, in the chapel of the castle of Mesnières, Rouen (France), 6 May 1984.

Shri Mataji: All right, be seated. All of you are here? Ask them to get some tea for Me. Tea or coffee, it will be all right.First of all, we have to thank the French Sahaja Yogis who have arranged this program for us. So, give them a hand.[Applause]We have to thank all the leaders from all Sahaja Yoga centres in Europe and in England who have helped to arrange this program.[Applause]You are the leaders; […]

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. […]

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; […]

Shri Ganesha Puja: He is the tremendous purifying power Perth (Australia)

Shri Ganesha Puja. Perth (Australia), 1 March 1983.

…. To sustain our spirit. I think it is the quality of wisdom which is still lingering or is manifesting in many Australians, (unclear) which many have lost because they have taken to the gross side of materialism. Shri Ganesha is a tremendous purifying power, because it cannot be contaminated by anyone, whatever you may try, it cannot be contaminated. Only thing is, it may recede back, it may not manifest, […]

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. […]

Advice on Ekadasha Rudra Bramham Gardens, London (England)

Advice on Ekadasha Rudra. London (UK), 4 September 1981.

[the first audio starts at 3:47. The second at 4:09. No transcript after 28 minutes.]

Now if you have Left Agnya, that means there’s a possession on us, somehow. That means all of you have got something of that kind, already you’re caught up, you’re not clean. It’s still there? See now. What is the mantra for this, Gavin, for the back Agnya?Gavin: Mahavira.Shri Mataji: No,no.Sahaja Yogi: Mahaganesha.Shri Mataji: Mahaganesha, […]

Shri Krishna Puja: Increasing Collectivity Gillian's House, Brighton (England)

Shri Krishna Puja. Increasing Collectivity,  Gillian’s House, 11 Vallance Road Hove (Brighton),  UK, 12 July 1981.
For attention, two centers, which is very important for Sahaja yogis and also as the situation is, one is of left Vishuddhi and one of heart itself. Just now when I was coming, I knew there were lots of left Vishuddhis everywhere and in the car also I felt the same thing. I did not know what to do. Because there were people who were thinking, […]

Talk to Sahaja Yogis: How To Prove The Existence Of God London (England)

Advice to yogis, ” How to prove God exists”. Dollis Hill Ashram, London (UK), 29 June 1980.

Now the question he asked me was, in the nature of a entire of a person who wants to find out, what is the proof that there is God.

How are we to convince people, what is God? That we have to achieve something, as far as God is concerned? How are we to convince them that we have got all these centers within us and that you have to achieve that realization? […]

Talk to Sahaja Yogis: When in darkness London (England)

“When in darkness,” Dollis Hill Ashram, London, England. 20 June 1979.

…Then he starts treating people, then he passes negativity more. And it starts appearing to be something good, you see. Sometimes he also feels that he’s acquired more powers, because these spirits are very cunning and they establish that kind of an atmosphere. So one has to be careful. There’s a regular warfare going on. And that’s why we have to just keep our spirits all right. […]

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, […]