Themed Q&A: What is Consciousness?
Thus Spake Babaji - online Q&A No. 73

"If you practice the cleansing of the mind and achieve total silence, you settle back into the real Self that is pure consciousness, then you realise that it is the same consciousness everywhere."

Babaji explains the truth about consciousness in this online Q&A.

A themed Q&A recorded on 4 December 2021, with worldwide participants.

In this session Shri Babaji gives guidance on the following: 

  0:00 Intro
  0:16 Is consciousness all pervading and do all forms of life have consciousness?
  1:03 Why is there conflict between different parts of the same one consciousness?
  2:56 Is it that the brain's reflections misguide the consciousness to misidentify itself?
  4:19 What is the connection between the brain reflecting and the mind imagining?
  7:15 When you achieve a silent mind in meditation, is that the consciousness of existence?
  9:04 Once we achieve silence in the mind, why can we not sustain it permanently?
12:51 In meditation, when our attention is between the eyebrows, is this what allows us to see the consciousness of existence?
15:32 Does the identification of the 'I' remain until towards the end of tapas?
16:50 Towards the end of tapas as the mind becomes more and more powerful, can the ego also become more powerful?
19:23 Supreme consciousness and supreme energy - are they one and the same?
21:36 What is prana?
27:22 What is Mahasamadhi?
29:32 How does someone with God consciousness see the world?
33:09 Is there an intelligent consciousness allowing the creation to unfold with a purpose?
36:44 Did my consciousness create different people and will they disappear if I stop thinking about them completely?
42:17 What does Nirvikalpa mean?
44:21 In some stories Realised sages get into arguments and curse each other, how can Realised masters curse each other?

Meditation and Q&A with Babaji

We have regular weekly online meditations every Saturday. Depending on availability Babaji will join us online most weeks.

Registration is required

If you have not yet registered, you can register to receive the weekly invitations that are sent out for these Saturday sessions.

Click here to go to the registration page.

Latest news


Shri Babaji App


app google play 300x89

app store logo


Shri Babaji Q&A Podcasts


app google play 300x89

app store logo

app store logo

...more details on podcasts


Sign up to our newsletter

Sign up and subscribe to our mailing list to receive emails on Shri Babaji's teachings, discourses, events and world tour details.