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Requirements for Initiation in Sant Mat (Surat Shabd Yoga: The Inner Light and Sound of God, Inner Light and Sound Meditation)

Requirements for Initiation in Sant Mat (Surat Shabd Yoga: The Inner Light and Sound of God, Inner Light and Sound Meditation) “You can’t read your way to enlightenment.” — Stephan Hoeller The focus of the bhakti Sants of India is not on constructing earthly temples, building organizational structures, or temples of the mind. Rather, they …

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The Practicality of the Vow of Moral Life in Sant Mat, by Don Howard

The Practicality of the Vow of Moral Life in Sant Mat,by Don Howard From the title, ‘The Practicality of the Vow of Moral Life in Sant Mat,’ we could just as easily ask why morals are for individual happiness or family happiness or even a harmonious society? Although, we may see this question of ‘why …

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Do Simran — Do the Meditation, By Swami Harinandan Baba — Translation from Hindi into English Provided by Pravesh K. Singh Ji Perform virtuous acts, you will receive happiness. Also do ‘sumiran’ (remembering God’s name, or meditating on the Divine Sound) regularly. The biggest advantage of ‘sumiran’ is that we do not have to pass …

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THE SEVEN PRINCIPALS OF SANT MAT The Following Principals Below are Recited Daily by Some in India 1. Ultimate Reality is beyond any beginning or end, infinite, beyond birth, beyond the senses, all-pervading yet even beyond pervasiveness. It must, therefore, be understood as the Supreme Being. This Essential Element is known in Santmat [the Teachings …

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