സംപൂജ്യ സ്വാമിജി Indian Yoga Association Kerala Chapter നടത്തിയ ഓൺലൈൻ ഗുരുകുലം എന്ന പരിപാടിയിൽ യോഗാഭയസം നിത്യജീവിതത്തിൽ എന്ന വിഷത്തിൽ പ്രേക്ഷകരെ അഭിസംബോധന ചെയ്യുന്നു.
Those days, there were many rats staying in various pockets of the tiled roof. My room had a very low ceiling and I could even touch the roof tiles. At night, I would see big, big rats running around just near me.
I got back to my daily chores, but the scene remained in my mind – the old man’s wrinkled face, his gleaming eyes, the contentment he enjoyed, his refusal to accept more than ‘his minimum needs’! How many of us can take such a stand?
Bhakti is not so much in the worship with flowers, garlands, lamps or incense sticks. Neither it is in chanting His names and praises. It is verily in living and acting according to the wish of the Lord, pleasing Him, imbibing qualities and attitudes that He wants us to imbibe.