Simple or complex, kirtan partakes of and teaches us about infinity, about our own infinite potential for self-expression, and about the devotion that is woven into every aspect of our world. A blog post from Satsang with Shambhavi Read More
Ma was not an ordinary Guru; she was an avatar, a direct emmanation of enlightened wisdom. But every person functioning as Guru has in common with Ma, at least to some degree, the ability to help others to see, feel and come to embody the wisdom and virtues of which Reality is made. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
When my astrology teacher told me that the best place for Jaya Kula was Portland, Maine, I laughed heartily. What great alchemy for everyone! Who can take such a move too seriously? Perfect. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
In 1936 in Varanasi, Anandamayi Ma announced her desire to give the Gayatri mantra to two of her female disciples. Watch rare footage of this initiation. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
We’re just a bunch of Anandamayi Ma geeks. Read More
A good number of spiritual teachers found organizations, buy property and work hard at developing governance structures for their organizations. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
Have you heard of the phenomenon of the “Guru’s hint?” The most obvious “hint” is when your teacher says to you: “I suggest you do this,” or “You may want to do that.” Your teacher is inviting you to a deeper level of surrender. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
The infinite possibilities of transcending karma arise from the weave of everyday life. True realization shows up in the way we move, speak, play, work and especially in how we relate to others. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
A highly effective seated meditation posture for women demonstrated by Anandamayi Ma with detailed instructions. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
We aspire to Self-realize. Anandamayi Ma shows us where we are going. Precisely because she is human, she demonstrates that realization is within human reach. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
Kula means the family of practitioners who are nothing but the manifest body of the Mother. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
There is no being born or dying. From another perspective, we are on a path and learning. Ritual celebration makes sense. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
Anandamayi Ma often ends her discourses with the instruction: Find Out! Find Out! is at the heart of Tantrik sadhana. Yes, read inspiring words. Listen to satsang. Absorb the teachings of your Guru. But then, Find Out! for yourself. By Shambhavi Sarasvati Read More
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