• The Importance of Rivers

    The Importance of Rivers

    Sadhguru explains why in India, rivers were not seen as geographical entities but as life-giving gods and goddesses, and how this was an important part of human wellbeing.


  • Karma On Record

    Karma On Record

    A seeker asks Sadhguru, when karma is continuously being recorded in so many ways, is it not an elaborate trap to keep one in suffering? Sadhguru explains that, once one is living by choice rather than compulsion, then no matter what kind of karma you have, what you make out of it is 100% in your hands.


  • Sadhguru Sri Brahma: An Acknowledgement and a Reminder

    Sadhguru Sri Brahma: An Acknowledgement and a Reminder

    Those participating in consecration processes with Sadhguru at Isha Yoga Center and Isha Institute of Inner-sciences may have noticed a portrait of Sadhguru Sri Brahma always kept nearby. Below, a participant asks Sadhguru the purpose of displaying this particular portrait.


  • Punya Pooja - Enlivening the Living Space

    Punya Pooja – Enlivening the Living Space

    Punya Pooja is a powerful process of enlivening one’s living space or work space. Below, Sadhguru discusses the significance of Punya Pooja, the factors which can impact the energy of a home, and the importance of becoming alive to the life process.


  • Hopelessness and Liberation

    Hopelessness and Liberation

    While most prayers are structured to bring hope, Sadhguru explains that the yogic tradition has always endeavored to nurture hopelessness.


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A Perception Beyond the Physical

A Perception Beyond the Physical

Once you bring an inner perception of life beyond the 5 senses, Sadhguru explains that at all levels, your life will begin to happen the… Read Article

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Brahma Muhurta – The Time to Create Yourself

Brahma Muhurta – The Time to Create Yourself

What is the significance of the Brahma Muhurta, or the last quarter of the night before sunrise? Sadhguru explains, this time offers the possibility to… Read Article

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Can Music Become Yoga?

Can Music Become Yoga?

Music listeners can attest to the impact of music on thought and emotion. But is music capable of making a deeper impact on an individual?… Read Article

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When God Becomes Your Slave

When God Becomes Your Slave

Sadhguru on touching the dimension of intelligence, known as chitta, which is unsullied by memory. Read Article

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From Logic to Magic

From Logic to Magic

Sadhguru looks at how yoga is to bring the system to ease, so that you come in touch with the intelligence beyond the intellect. Read Article

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The Significance of Cleanliness

The Significance of Cleanliness

Can keeping a clean house and environment have a deeper impact on your spiritual development? Sadhguru discusses the significance of cleanliness. Read Article

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Cleansing With Fire – Klesha Nashana Kriya

Cleansing With Fire – Klesha Nashana Kriya

Sadhguru offers insight into the elements of fire and space, and describes processes of cleansing one’s body using fire. Read Article

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Shh! Why We Say “Shh” When We Want Quiet or Calm

Shh! Why We Say “Shh” When We Want Quiet or Calm

Sadhguru explores the sound “Shh” which is used in cultures around the world to create calm and bring silence. Read Article

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Bhuta Shuddhi: Why Do Elements Need Cleansing?

Bhuta Shuddhi: Why Do Elements Need Cleansing?

The fundamental yogic science of Bhuta Shuddhi is described as a purification of the elements. But how and why would the elements become impure? Sadhguru… Read Article

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Accessing Pure Intelligence on the Path of Gnana Yoga

Accessing Pure Intelligence on the Path of Gnana Yoga

Is the mind a miracle or a mess? Sadhguru speaks about gnana yoga, the path of “knowing”. Read Article

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Elemental Deities: Of Wind Gods and Water Gods

Elemental Deities: Of Wind Gods and Water Gods

India’s ancient traditions include the worship of elemental gods. Is it possible for the elements to actually take on manifestations, or even a human form?… Read Article