Guru Nanaka Jayanti (India)

Guru Nanaka Jayanti
“…They didn’t talk of Kundalini; that’s the only trouble. And they all, that time they were all fighting. Because of that fighting nature nobody had patience to tell them ‘baba, you don’t fight now’. because when there is fight going on you can’t talk to them. But with Sahaja Yoga.., Sahaja Yoga has given you a complete freedom.”
Hindi: – “there were many true nice saints but nobody ever talked about the Kundalini, […]

Birthday Puja New Delhi (India)

Birthday Puja, New Delhi (India), 21 March 2004.
[Shri Mataji speaks in Hindi:]
I thank you all for giving Me this welcome. With such great love and respect you all have given this programme, I don’t know how much I have to thank you all, I don’t understand.
[Shri Mataji speaks in English:]
I wanted to thank you all for giving Me such a hearty welcome to Me today. I don’t know what words to use to thank you. […]

Mahashivaratri Puja Pune (India)

Mahashivaratri Puja, Pune (India), 15 February 2004
Hindi Talk followed by English Talk
(Hindi transcript to go here)
English Talk
This is a subject which you can only explain in Hindi language. Which says that this Guru pad (state of Guru) you get from somebody else. But that somebody else is itself, is endowed with, the power, the power of peace of mind, to begin with, and also the power to overcome all kinds of earthly problems, […]

Christmas Puja (India)

Christmas Puja, Ganapatipule (India), 25 December 2003.
Today is a great day because we are celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ. He was such a great spiritual personality, who had to suffer on the cross. This is what many people don’t understand, that why a man of his calibre, of his standing, of his spirituality, should have to go through so many ordeals in life. It is very easy to understand that he was born in a circumstances which was against him, […]

Birthday Puja (India)

Birthday Puja, Nirmal Dham, Delhi (India), 21 March 2003.
Hindi in PDF
(English speech)
What I was telling them, the way you are celebrating My birthday, I’m overjoyed and I don’t know how to express that joy which is really overflowing.
I really don’t know what have I done for you that you have come up with such enthusiasm, with such love. It’s your great heart which is appreciating My humble work.
All over the world, […]

Mahashivaratri Puja (Pune)

Shivaratri Puja, Pune (India), 16 March 2003.
Shri Mataji is silent for about six minutes before speaking.
Today we are going to worship Shri Shiva, Sadashiva. His quality is that He is forgiveness personified. The amount of forgiveness He has, has helped many of us to exist, otherwise this world would have perished, so many would have been finished because you know what is the condition of human beings. They don’t understand what is wrong, what is right. […]

Inauguration of Vaitarna Music Academy (India)

Inauguration speech for the opening of the new Music Academy (transcr. only English part). Vaitarna (India), 1 January 2003.
I’m sorry I spoke in Hindi language, because to talk about My father in any other language is very difficult, though he was a master of English language and he used to read a lot. He had a big library of his own where I also learned English, because my medium of instruction was Marathi. I’d never studied Hindi or English. […]

New Year’s Eve Puja (India)

New Year’s Eve Puja (English Part of speech). Music Academy of Vaitarna, Bombay (India), 31 December 2002.
I am very, very happy to see so many of you coming down here for the program. Actually I bought this land at least twenty-five years back and could not do any thing about it, as there were lots of objections and this and that. But then somehow I planned the whole thing & it all worked out. [I am] Happy to see you all here that with all the difficulties, […]

Holi Puja (India)

Holi Puja, Palam Vihar, Gurgaon, Delhi, India, 29 March 2002.
(translated from hindi)
Holi was started during the time of Shri Krishna. Before Him in the time of Shri Rama …. He was very austere. Because of that the society became very peaceful but people were devoid of all joy. So He thought that there should be a way by which people should be able to laugh freely and be joyful. And like it happens to all such ventures it happened in the case of Holi also that it produced an opposite effect. […]

Birthday Puja (India)

Puja for the 79° Birthday, Delhi (India), 21 March 2002.
I’m telling them about love, all-pervading love of God Almighty. He’s created this whole thing. The whole atmosphere is there. The whole feeling is there of love. But it’s possible only for people who are innocent, like children. If you are very mature in your hatred, no one can save you. You’ll have ten arguments to show that your hatred is justifiable. Then you’ll go to any extent to justify it. […]

New Year’s Eve Puja (India)

New Year’s Eve Puja, Kalwe (India), 31 December 2001.
(Hindi speech in PDF)
(English speech)
I’m telling them that how a Sahaja Yogi should feel. You should be satisfied people. Firstly and foremost you have to be satisfied. You just see within yourself if you are satisfied or not. You’ve got the highest that you wanted, you have got the peace, you’ve got the joy, and all the blessings of the Divine. Despite that, if you are dissatisfied, […]

Christmas Puja (India)

Christmas puja. Ganapatipule (India), 25 December 2000.
I’m sorry I had to speak in Hindi language, because most of the people who are here are understanding Hindi only. When I am abroad, all the time I am speaking English, nothing else but English language and then I want to have some change for a while.
Regarding today’s great advent of Shri Jesus Christ, I told them that He came on this Earth with a very great mission; […]

Birthday Felicitations (India)

Birthday Felicitations (English part), Delhi (India), 22 March 2000.
Our honored guest, our respected Home Affairs Ministry is here, Mr. Advani, who has been always a very great dezabhakt [patriot]. I admired him because he loved his country; he is very patriotic. And this is – [Big applause]
And as you know, My father and mother both were very patriotic. They sacrificed everything for the country, and I also was always condemned by everyone as being a very patriotic person. […]

Birthday Puja (India)

Birthday Puja. Delhi (India), 21 March 2000.
I’m so very filled with joy and My heart is so full of gratitude for all the Sahaja Yogis who have been able to create this beautiful place. I cannot imagine how much they must have been worked hard in such a place, to create such a beautiful area, such a blissful place. How in Sahaja Yoga, people worked together with tremendous love and respect with each other, have produced something that it unbelievable! […]

Address to IAS Officers, Stress and Tension Management Mumbai (India)

Address to IAS Officers, Mumbai (India), 11 March 2000.
I bow to all the seekers of truth. That’s a very interesting subject that has been given to Me to talk to you people because I have been always worried about the IAS, IPS, and other Government servants, very much worried because I have known the kind of life My husband was leading. And I used to think: if these new people, who have come to the services, […]

Mahashivaratri Puja Pune (India)

Shivaratri Puja, Pune, India, 5 March 2000.
First, I’ll speak in English language, because we have so many people from foreign countries, and especially from Madras (Chennai) and also from Kerala, Hyderabad and Bangalore. All these people have come here, and I don’t know what other people are here, who have come from South and who do not yet understand Hindi language.
This Shivaratri has a special meaning, I think, because there is so much – if you read any newspaper in the morning, […]