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  • Are We Better Off Without Emotions?

    Are We Better Off Without Emotions?

    When emotions get out of hand, they seem to bring us so much trouble. A seeker wonders, wouldn’t we be better off without them? Sadhguru responds…


  • Jealous of Someone? Let Your Jealousy Nourish You

    Jealous of Someone? Let Your Jealousy Nourish You

    All the horrors of what a human being can be, says Sadhguru, including one’s jealousy, anger, hatred and more, can provide the perfect manure to produce beautiful, fragrant flowers.


  • Spouse and Sadhana – Is There a Conflict?

    Spouse and Sadhana – Is There a Conflict?

    For a spiritual seeker, if a spouse is not supportive of one’s sadhana, then conflict seems inevitable. Sadhguru explains that if one makes his or her spiritual process profitable for the spouse, then they will naturally be supportive.


  • Of Aspirations, Whims and Desires

    Of Aspirations, Whims and Desires

    Most people, Sadhguru says, have whims, desires and longings in their lives, but they have no aspirations. If we let our whims lead us here and there, only in the final moment will we see life the way it is.


  • Epics – A Lively Form of History

    Epics – A Lively Form of History

    In this excerpt of “In Conversation with the Mystic”, Kavitha Kalvakuntla, Member of Parliament from Telangana, probes Sadhguru about magic, men’s perspectives towards women, and the role of epic stories in molding this perspective.


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Stop Making Judgments; Start Paying Attention

A young student asks Sadhguru how to let go of judgments . Sadhguru responds, don’t make judgments and then try to let them go –… Read Article

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The Importance of Being in the Right Company

The Importance of Being in the Right Company

Sadhguru speaks about the importance of the sangha, or the company one keeps, and about cultivating the right kind of company. Read Article

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What to do When Someone Lets You Down?

What to do When Someone Lets You Down?

Feeling let down by a dear one? First examine your own assumptions and expectations, says Sadhguru. Once you see that your relationships are adding value… Read Article

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Don’t Worry About What Others Think of You

Don’t Worry About What Others Think of You

Worried about what others may be saying about you? In this musing, Sadhguru says, let them talk, and instead focus on what you want to… Read Article

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In Equanimity, Conscious Activity

In Equanimity, Conscious Activity

A young student questions Sadhguru about equanimity after noticing her attachment to certain people over others. Sadhguru explains, though we may be equanimous within ourselves,… Read Article

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When Your Parents Quarrel, What Do You Do?

When Your Parents Quarrel, What Do You Do?

A young student asks Sadhguru about handling the difficult situation of being caught in the middle of parental fights. In response, Sadhguru offers some surprising,… Read Article

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The Most Important Responsibility to Your Parents

The Most Important Responsibility to Your Parents

A seeker expresses his desire to be at the ashram while at the same time supporting ageing parents. Sadhguru discusses planning your life as it… Read Article

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Mother-in-Law Demystified

Mother-in-Law Demystified

The mother-in-law is an infamous figure in the minds of many, but how did she come to develop such an unsavory reputation? Sadhguru demystifies the… Read Article

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Free Hugs?

Free Hugs?

Sadhguru discusses the nature of physical displays of affection and why it is important to make them a conscious act rather than a compulsive habit. Read Article

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No Give & Take, Just Spring in Your Heart

No Give & Take, Just Spring in Your Heart

How to balance the give and take of life? A common saying in the Tamil language warns that both the one who always gives and… Read Article

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Is Childlessness a Bad Omen or a Blessing?

Is Childlessness a Bad Omen or a Blessing?

Should a couple choose to stay childless? Sadhguru discusses the fundamental basis for the urge to have children, as well as the stigma historically surrounding… Read Article