Themed Q&A: 'How to live a spiritual life'
Thus Spake Babaji - online Q&A, No.39
In the first of a series of themed Q&A sessions with Babaji, the topic 'How to live a spiritual life' is explored.
In this session Shri Babaji gives guidance on the following:
0:15 What are the characteristics of a spiritual person?
1:52 What does Babaji mean when defining people's behaviour as being either mature or immature?
5:29 Can a spiritual person get involved in helping people or is there a danger in getting too involved?
6:48 How do we get the balance between being compassionate and detached?
10:27 The fear that not being emotional will make us lose the sense of love in our life.
13:42 How does a spiritual person handle people who behave wrongly?
18:36 Should we always accept the results of anything that happens to us?
19:52 Karma or destiny, which is it?
23:00 What is it from within that comes up with excuses not to do meditation or spiritual practices?
26:09 Does it take a super-human effort to achieve Self-Realization?
29:12 What inspired Babaji as a young child to adopt the spiritual life before meeting Swamiji?
31:19 What did Babaji do as a young child while spending time alone in the temple?
34:06 How can people with worldly responsibilities be spiritual outside of meditation practice?
37:17 Should we give up the world?
40:46 How do we maintain mental peace whilst in the world?
45:50 Not being critical of others, but critical of ourselves
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