Looking Objectively at Ourselves

Looking Objectively at Ourselves

It is always such a joy to be here at the Centre when there is a Pure Meditation Course on with all its deep vibrations of Love ~ Peace ~ Upliftment. Mata Yoganandaji, the spiritual head and patron of the SevaLight Retreat Centres Worldwide, has these joyful words to...
You’re Invited to the Present Moment

You’re Invited to the Present Moment

This scene with its simple bench along the Governor’s Bay walk reminds me of being invited by the Divine Power to be still enough to enjoy the magic within each moment.How often are we ever truly in the moment? Even if we are not pulling ourselves away from the...
Peace at New Brighton Beach

Peace at New Brighton Beach

We are looking forward to the upcoming Pure Meditation Course and loved a quote from Mata Yoganandaji’s daily inspirations book, Live in the Light: “Meditation is the concentration of all faculties to harmonise with the universe and find your God...
Yoga for the New Year

Yoga for the New Year

  Start of year off with Yoga Classes! Yoga has long been scientifically proven to help people improve their health ~ body, mind, and spirit. Yet, many people do not know how easy it is to do! People are often amazed at the results they get from doing some so...
Sacred Place of Retreat

Sacred Place of Retreat

By Guest Contributor Nadine Marshall Today as I sat at my tea break during seva I was so filled up by the feeling of how Joyful it is to give seva at the Centre.Each task no matter how large or small is a special opportunity to express my care, respect, love and...
My Spirit is Forceful Energy

My Spirit is Forceful Energy

My Spirit is Forceful Energy This excerpt from today’s verse in Mata Yoganandaji’s book “Live in the Light” inspired today’s post. My Spirit is forceful energy that speeds my body ~ the boat; my clothes ~ the sails; and myself ~ the...
A Poem from the Heart

A Poem from the Heart

By Guest Contributor Martin Cooney It’s National Poetry Day on Friday August 24th. I have chosen a poem for devotees from Mataji’s book “Poems of the Heart.”  The Poem is called “Life is Feel ~ Not Time”. I love its vibrations...
Meditation Makes Everything Better

Meditation Makes Everything Better

Meditation Makes Everything Better ~ But it’s not for me … We know what you mean. We’ve been there too. The list of reasons why not to do the things that help us are endless and, at the time we are thinking them, absolutely convincing. Of the many reasons people may...