• 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.


Demystifying Yoga

Keep the Wheels Spinning: The Purpose of Sadhana

Keep the Wheels Spinning: The Purpose of Sadhana

Sadhguru looks at how sadhana in yoga is always designed to work on every aspect of a human being, and why ignoring some aspects and… Read Article

Demystifying Yoga

Spiritual Process: A Love Affair with Life

Spiritual Process: A Love Affair with Life

Sadhguru looks at the difference between a materialistic and a spiritual person, and why spirituality is an irrevocable love affair with life. Read Article

Science of Yoga

The Significance of Mahashivarathri

The Significance of Mahashivratri

Mahashivratri, "the Great Night of Shiva" is the most significant event in India's spiritual calendar. Sadhguru explains what makes this night so important, and how… Read Article

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Demystifying Yoga

Darshan: Beholding the Divine

Darshan: Beholding the Divine

Sadhguru answers a question during Sadhguru darshan at the Isha Yoga Center, and speaks of what darshan means. Read Article

History of Yoga

Presence of Shiva - On the Trail of the First Yogi

The Presence of Shiva – On the Trail of the First Yogi

Sadhguru looks at four significant places – Kailash, Velliangiri, Kashi and Kantisarovar – where Shiva has spent time, and elaborates on the power and energy… Read Article

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How Hatha Yoga Can Help Your Mind

How Hatha Yoga Can Help Your Mind

Sadhguru looks at how hatha yoga brings precision to both body and mind, and gives us a few techniques to pitch up this process. Read Article

History of Yoga

Mahabharat: Living the Story

Mahabharat: Living the Story

Sadhguru explains that the story and characters of Mahabharat are not something to be judged. Only if we live the story will it become a… Read Article

Demystifying Yoga

An Ever New Existence – Perception, Mind, and Existence

An Ever New Existence – Perception, Mind, and Existence

Sadhguru looks at how it is only when we operate through the mind that “old” exists. Otherwise, everything in the existence is always new and… Read Article

Demystifying Yoga

Mantras Explained: How a Mantra Can Lead to Transformation

Mantras Explained: How a Mantra Can Lead to Transformation

Sadhguru speaks about the science of mantras, and how a mantra can be a key to access deeper dimensions of existence. He also speaks about… Read Article

Demystifying Yoga

Bhakti yoga

Bhakti Yoga: The Nature of Devotion

What is the nature of devotion and how can we practice bhakti yoga? Sadhguru explains how a devotee is someone who has the right perspective… Read Article

Video, Yoga & Meditation

How Do You Stop the Mind's Chatter?

How Do You Stop the Mind’s Chatter?

Sadhguru answers a question on why the mind seems to have a mind of its own! He looks at how terms such as "no-mind" and… Read Article