• 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

How to Take the Practices to a New Level

How to Take the Practices to a New Level

Sadhguru discusses the inner workings of the spiritual process. One’s yogic practice, he explains, is an energy code that is calibrated to evolve and adapt… Read Article

Demystifying Yoga

Samadhi – A Taste of “That Which is Not”

Samadhi – A Taste of “That Which is Not”

When one has crossed the boundary and tasted “that which is not,” Sadhguru says, this is called samadhi. Read Article

Demystifying Yoga

Struggling with Daily Yoga?

Struggling with Daily Yoga?

In this musing, a seeker questions Sadhguru on the struggle to maintain a daily regimen of yoga. Read Article

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Demystifying Yoga

Yoga – A Technology for Ultimate Flowering

Yoga – A Technology for Ultimate Flowering

On the yogic path, Sadhguru explains, God is not seen as the source of life, but as its ultimate flowering. Read Article

Demystifying Yoga

The Meaning of Colors for a Spiritual Seeker

Meaning of Colors and Their Role in Your Life

Sadhguru looks at the role and meaning of colors for a spiritual seeker, and how colors can have a significant effect on our lives. Read Article

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Neither Good or Bad – Just Silent!

Neither Good or Bad – Just Silent!

When life is divided into this and that, good and bad, one will never know silence, explains Sadhguru. Read Article

Demystifying Yoga

Just Doing It: Expectations in the Spiritual Process

Just Doing It: Expectations in the Spiritual Process

Sadhguru responds to a seeker who feels frustrated and stuck on the spiritual path. Read Article

Demystifying Yoga

The Two Ways to Open the Third Eye

The Two Ways to Open the Third Eye

Sadhguru discusses the two ways of opening the third eye, and the pitfalls of trying to follow a “middle path”. Read Article

History of Yoga

Tripurantaka – The Power of One [Adiyogi Book Preview]

Tripurantaka – The Power of One [Adiyogi Book Preview]

Sadhguru tells us the story of Shiva as Tripurantaka, and the significance behind this tale. Read Article

History of Yoga

Shiva – Source of All Art Forms

Shiva – Source of All Art Forms

Sadhguru looks at how Shiva brought forth the many postures of Indian classical dance, and how these were consciously evolved arts. Read Article

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Who Was the First Enlightened Being?

Who was the First Enlightened Being?

Sadhguru looks at how human consciousness was placed 15,000 years ago, when the first yogi appeared. Read Article