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Mother of Us All

by Swami Kriyananda Swami Kriyananda tells the story behind his song, Mother of Us All. My Guru taught me to love God as the Divine Mother. That, in my heart of hearts, is how I always think of “Him.” Several … Continue reading

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The Cosmic Mother: An Experiential Workshop

Sunday October 18, 202011 am – 12:30 pm IST (India Standard Time) As we begin the Navratri season, Nayaswami Devarshi will share ways that we can tune in to, and receive, Divine Mother. More than the individual forms in which … Continue reading

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“I am your Mother through all eternity. Nothing else matters.”

These words were channeled by Swami Kriyanandaji at an 8-hour Christmas meditation at Ananda Village, many years ago: “Divine Mother has asked me to convey these words to you. I am very pleased with all of you. I am very … Continue reading

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“There is no love except God’s love”

by Swami Kriyananda, from In Divine Friendship If we feel God’s love in someone’s love for us, then that is right and good. I remember once in India telling the woman saint, Anandamoyi Ma, how much I and others in … Continue reading

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Paramhansa Yogananda’s Mission of Divine Love

Swami Kriyananda: “Yogananda brought to this country one of the most important gifts he could have given, the idea of worshiping the Divine Mother. I was meditating in Italy and this thought came to me: that we need to stress … Continue reading

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The Final Goal

Swami Kriyananda concludes his autobiography, The New Path, with a chapter titled “The Final Goal.” It is notable that the last words of the story of his life are entirely about his relationship to God as the Divine Mother. He … Continue reading

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You Haven’t Seen How Kali Is

by Ramprasad Sen Mind, you’re still not rid of your illusions; you haven’t seen how Kali is. You know the Mother manifests as the three worlds, but you seem not to know it, ______really. That Mother who adorns the world … Continue reading

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Ways of Approaching God

by Paramhansa Yogananda “There are two ways of approaching God in Nature. One is to separate the Lord from all His manifestations. ‘Neti, neti,’ is the saying in India: ‘Not this, not that.’ Something of that consciousness there must always … Continue reading

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“Why not worship the Infinite as your Divine Mother?”

“I have trouble visualizing God,” complained a student of religious New Thought. “I’ve imagined Him as Infinite Intelligence, as the I AM principle, as my God-Self within, as the Cosmic Ground of Being. It all seems so abstract! But your … Continue reading

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Who Is Divine Mother?

by Swami Kriyananda from Clarity Magazine Fall 2001 First of all, we need to understand that Divine Mother is not a separate thing or person, but is the feminine aspect of God. There’s really only one reality—the Infinite Consciousness that … Continue reading

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