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Ways To Approach The Guru

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Approach the adorable feet of Satguru take shelter under the Lotus-Feet of Satguru;worship the sacred feet of Satguru and meditate with humility on the holy feet of Satguru. Offer the valuable gifts on the sanctifying feet of Satguru dedicate your life in the service of glorious feet of Satguru. This is the secret of Guru-Bhakti Yoga; disciple must be very punctual while serving the Guru. Disciple must be very pure in thought, word and deed in the cause of Guru’s divine mission. Cultivate in the garden of your heart the flowers of sincerity, simplicity, serenity, sympathy, self-control and self-sacrifice and offer it to the Satguru. Disciple should take care of the properties of the Guru. He must ever keep his eye upon the same;there is nothing in the three worlds that cannot be attained by the grace of Brahma-Nishtha Guru.  It is not possible for an aspirant to enter in the spiritual path that leads to the union with God unless he practises Guru-Bhakti Yoga,guru-bhakti yoga is the master key to open the realm of elysian bliss.The avenue to the supreme Peace begins from the practice of Guru-Bhakti Yoga.Self-surrender to the sacred Feet of Satguru is the very foundation of Guru-Bhakti Yoga.You are bound to succeed in the practice of Guru-Bhakti Yoga if you have a firm faith and devotion to the life-saving feet of Satguru.Mere human effort alone will not suffice to practise Yoga, the grace of Guru is absolutely needed. It is very easy to tame a wild tiger, lion or an elephant. It is very easy to walk over fire or water. But it is very difficult to surrender to the Lotus-Feet of Guru unless a person has real aspiration to practise Guru-Bhakti Yoga.The practice of Guru-Bhakti Yoga bestows on the disciple the supreme peace, joy and immortality. The goal of life is to obtain the benign grace of Satguru by practising Guru-Bhakti Yoga. Practice of Guru-Bhakti Yoga bestows liberation from the wheel of births and deaths. Guru-Bhakti Yoga confers immortality, eternal bliss, freedom, perfection, perennial joy and everlasting peace.Now then an exposition of Guru-Bhakti Yoga.

 

The mind is at the root of Samsara or world process. The mind is the cause for bondage and freedom, pleasure and pain. This mind can be controlled only by practice of Guru-Bhakti Yoga.Nine terms of Guru-Bhakti Yoga are viz., (1) The real lasting aspiration to practise Guru-Bhakti Yoga. (2) Absolute faith in the thoughts, words and actions of Satguru. (3) Perfect obedience in carrying out Guru’s commands. (4) Doing Namaskar with humility and repeating his name. (5) Doing personal service to Satguru without expectation of fruits. (6) Daily worshipping the Lotus-Feet of Satguru with Bhava and devotion. (7) Self-surrendering or dedication of Thana, Mana and Dhana in the cause of divine mission of Satguru. (8) Meditation on the holy feet of Satguru for obtaining his benign grace and mercy. (9) Hearing his holy Upadesa and sincerely practising it.Disciple must exist to glorify his Guru’s Glory.Whether the owl believes or not in the existence of the light of sun, the sun always shines. Even so, whether the ignorant and fickle-minded disciple believes or not, the benign grace of Guru works wonders.The Satguru is one who is released from bondage. He shines with knowledge of his self. He is ever blissful. He radiates joy and peace with one and all.Approach the adorable feet of Satguru. Serve him without crookedness. Love him without any expectation of fruits. Get initiation. This is the secret of Sadhana or ‘be’ and ‘end’ of all spiritual practices.Trust your Guru as God. Take shelter under him. Be initiated into knowledge. Guru is pleased with pure devotion and devotion alone. Practice of Guru-Bhakti Yoga gives peace and steadiness of mind. Death flies away from that disciple who has taken shelter in the sacred feet of Satguru.The practice of Guru-Bhakti Yoga induces non-attachment and dispassion for worldly objects and bestows immortality.Devotion to the life-saving feet of Satguru saves even the greatest sinner. Nothing is unattainable to that noble hearted disciple who has taken refuge in the sacred feet of Satguru.Whatever may be acquired by asceticism, by renunciation, by other Yogas, by charity, and by auspicious acts etc., all these are speedily acquired by practising Guru-Bhakti Yoga.Guru-Bhakti Yoga is an exact science that teaches the method of overcoming the lower nature and attaining the supreme bliss.Pray to the Guru from the bottom of your heart,  for obtaining his benign blessings. Such prayers can work miracles.Evil company is an enemy of a disciple who wants to practise Guru-Bhakti Yoga.Serve your Guru. Be devoted to your Guru, obey him, have implicit faith in his teachings, you will grow in spirituality. You will attain Self-realisation in this birth. He who practises Guru-Bhakti Yoga without ethical perfection, devotion to Guru etc., cannot obtain the grace of Guru.

 

 

 

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