Posts Tagged ‘friendly’

As If We Had Known Him for Years

December 22, 2014
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Sri Mrinalini Mata and Sri Daya Mata in India in 1961 (Fall 2014 issue of Self-Realization magazine)






In the Fall 2014 issue of Self-Realization magazine, Sri Mrinalini Mata, who is currently president of Self-Realization Fellowship, wrote of meeting Indian saint Sitaramdas Omkarnath in Puri, India in 1961. Here is how she describes the moment when she and then-SRF-president Sri Daya Mata met Omkarnath:









He greeted us so warmly, as if we had known him for years and were seeing him again after a long time of separation.


When I read this sentence, it jumped off the page and into my heart. I thought, Wouldn’t it be (more…)

How Are You?

January 17, 2012



The next time somebody you don’t know mechanically asks in passing, “How are you?”, forgo the typical, “Fine” or “Great.” Instead, boldly and happily exclaim:




Joyful and triumphant!

or:

Spectacular, rapidly (more…)