Q&A: Qualities to be a Good Spiritual Aspirant

Q&A: Qualities to be a Good Spiritual Aspirant

What qualities should we imbibe to turn ourselves into a good spiritual seeker? Oh what a lovely question. Undoubtedly I would settle upon one word for the answer – sincerity People make the spiritual pathway a serious affair, which is…

Q&A: Healing for Calamities vs. Individuals

Q&A: Healing for Calamities vs. Individuals

When you are sending Reiki to people who are hit by floods or any natural calamity why is that fine ,why can’t we send Reiki to a individual without his/her permission? Because when a calamity happens, there is a severe…

'Mind'ing The Right Business

‘Mind’ing The Right Business

Sometimes I see a lot of ‘what if someone else is doing this’ sort of questions and I have something to say about this. The spiritual path is not easy, it has its traps and falls, and one big trap…

Q&A: Self Love

Q&A: Self Love

These questions came up from different people after a meditation on love, where everyone was asked to simply remember what love felt like and to allow that feeling to spread to every cell of their body. Can I share my…

Q&A: Does Non-veg Interfere with Reiki/ Spiritual Growth?

Q&A: Does Non-veg Interfere with Reiki/ Spiritual Growth?

Does non veg affect our capacity to channel Reiki? I don’t really believe it does. Maybe ‘heavy’ non-veg like pork or beef, or even something like mutton if the person is sensitive and not strongly grounded. Ultimately it is a…

Q&A: Can I do Vipassana as well as Reiki?

Q&A: Can I do Vipassana as well as Reiki?

I recently went to a Vipassana meditation camp, where they told me out there that it is very dangerous to practise Reiki with Vipassana as both are very strong energies and there may be chances that it may collide with…

Q&A: Handling Teenagers as a Reiki Parent

Q&A: Handling Teenagers as a Reiki Parent

Are our moral values of any use at all? What we learned in childhood and followed all our lives seems obsolete today. Now a days people do everything and get into all kinds of relationships. Marriage is just a custom…

Q&A: Why do people fast?

Q&A: Why do people fast?

Why is fasting, abstaining from non vegetarian food, bathing and  praying early on few auspicious days important? Is it a way to show penance? I have friends who reluctantly observe fast as they HAVE TO , as per their religion…

Myths: Spirituality & Religion

I was recently asked about someone who wasn’t at all spiritual but was quite intuitive, and the person asking was confused and intrigued as to how this could happen. Here’s my response. Why do we associate purity and intuitive ability…

Q&A: Do Real Gurus Teach for Free?

Hi Ashwita. There is this huge notion that spirituality should be free of cost. Gurus should not charge money. If they charge any money they are not authentic because they would have transcended everything materialistic. When we go to learn…