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Spiritual Master: Our true saviour

Spiritual Master: Our true savior

All the spiritual literature like Ramcharitmanas,  Bhagavad-Gita stresses on the importance of spiritual master and creates a desire in persons on the path of self-realization to get themselves initiated by Spiritual master. 

The spiritual master is the one who removes the bad qualities or evils from his disciple's heart and converts them into good qualities like renunciation, selfless work, devotion to God,  peace, tranquility,  mercy, charity, equanimity. This is just like the sun which converts salty water of the ocean into sweet rainwater by process of evaporation and sublimation. 


Even then people with poor funds of knowledge do not understand how the spiritual master is making their life blessed. While in service to the spiritual master, we have to keep our cleverness and intelligence separate and follow directions of our spiritual master with our heart and soul. We have to serve spiritual master with body, mind, money.

Our mind remains in money so if we spend money in the service of the spiritual master, the mind will automatically involve in the service of the spiritual master. Service to spiritual master teaches to do selfless unselfish work without desires of results as per the teaching of Bhagavad-Gita. Whenever a spiritual master orders us to do any service then he is teaching us to do selfless, unselfish work with no desire for results. These types of works keep us away from the cycle of actions and reactions and finally from the cycle of birth and death.

Spiritual Master is a worshipper God who worships God.

"Just try to learn the truth by approaching a spiritual master. Inquire from him submissively and render service unto him. The self -realized soul can impart knowledge unto you because they have seen the truth".
-from book bhagavad Gita as it is.

Thanks for reading the blog.

Obeisances to my spiritual master and God.

Pankaj Mannan

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