Swami Vivekananda लेबल वाली पोस्ट दिखाई जा रही हैं

In the Holy company of Swami Vivekananda

Concentration of mind – the Key To me the very essence of education is concentration of mind, not the collection of facts....Ninety percent of thought force is wasted by the ordinary human being and therefore he is constantly committing blunders; the trained man or mind never makes a mistake. Free! We cannot, for a moment, govern our own minds, nay, cannot hold our mind on a subject, focus it on a point to the exclusion of everything else for a moment! Yet we call ourselves free. Think of it!...The mind uncontrolled and unguided will drag us down, down, for ever – rend us – kill us; and mind controlled and guided will save us, free us.   Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success…If we really want to be blessed and make others blessed, we must go deeper. Educati

With Swami Vivekananda, in the Hours of Meditation,

  S ong of the Sanyasin Bold   Wake up the note! the song that had its birth Far off, where worldly taint could never reach , In mountain caves and glades of forest deep , Whose calm no sigh for lust or wealth or fame Could ever dare to break; where rolled the stream Of knowledge, truth, and bliss that follows both. Sing high that note, Sannyasin bold! Say– “ Om Tat Sat, Om !” Strike off thy fetters! Bonds that bind thee down, Of shining gold, or darker, baser ore ; Love-hate, good - bad and all the dual throng, Know, slave is slave , caressed or whipped, not free ; For fetters, though of gold , are not less strong to bind; Then off with them , Sannyasin bold! Say– “ Om Tat Sat, Om! ” Let darkness go; the will-o’-the-wisp that leads With blinking light to pile more gloom on gloom. This thirst for life, for ever quench; it drags From birth to death, and death to birth, the soul. He conquers all who conquers self . Know this