Posts Tagged ‘concentration’

A Featherweight Performance

May 18, 2013

Just when I thought I’d seen everything that could amaze me, along comes Miyoko Shida, who performed an astonishing (more…)

The Little Joy of the Soul

October 12, 2010

Paramahansa Yogananda meditating

Meditation is not an emptying of the mind. It is the highest form of concentration in which the mind is focused entirely on God. What we call happiness is negligible compared to the inner peace and exultation of spirit we attain in meditation.

Happiness, the province of the ego, is fleeting. Joy, the (more…)