Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, born Mahesh Prasad Varma

Maharishi
Mahesh Yogi, born Mahesh Prasad Varma
1917
2008

Indian Guru, Advocate of Transcendental Meditation Movement

Author Quotes

Naturalness is the basis of effectiveness.

All freedom to man, but freedom is useful when we know what life is, when we know what past is, what present is, when we know how to go about things, not that every man should be left to experiment by himself.

Be established in the eternal unbounded reservoir of energy, intelligence and happiness present within yourself and perform action to enjoy maximum results. Transcendental Meditation is the key.

Doubting is not blissful and does not create happiness.

I am digging deeper and deeper into Vedic Science here in India with the Vedic Pandits . . . each day I am busy enjoying different values of Vedic Science.

If we are not clear in our conscience then we will? be weak.

It is our joy to be considered impossible - and it is our greater joy to make the impossible a living reality.

Life is all business. Spend your energy to get joy, happiness, evolution, and to gain more ability to enjoy. In this field we spend our energy. We never use our time, energy, speech, or ability to do something that doesn't help us grow and improve our life. It's not worth it.

Naturalness is the basis of effectiveness. If one poses to be something else, one loses the charm of naturalness. The result is that one accumulates stress.

All problems in life arise from some weakness of mind. All weakness of mind is due to the mind's ignorance of its own essential nature, which is universal and the source of infinite energy and intelligence. ... In order to root out any problem of life it is only necessary to be brought out of ignorance, to be brought to knowledge.

Be happy, healthy, and let all that love flow through your heart.

Either take the light or continue to remain in darkness. The choice is yours.

I believe in God. And I believe in the custody of God vested in kings. And I'm very happy to have your name as "King." It's the King!

If we are weak, we will always put ourselves at the whim of others. We do not base our lives on the opinions of others.

It is right not to harm anyone and wrong to do harm. It is right to see good in others and wrong to see bad in anyone. It is right to love people and wrong to hate them. It is right to admire men for the good in them and wrong to rebuke them for their shortcomings and bad behavior. It is right to give advice to a man if he is doing wrong and wrong not to advise him to do good. It is right to do things which will be helpful to oneself and others and it is wrong to do things which will harm others. It is right to speak the truth but wrong to speak words which will harm others even if they are the truth. It is right to be good to others and wrong to be unpleasant to anyone.

Life is bliss.

Nature is favorable to our effort when human awareness is being established more and more in pure consciousness.

All speech, action, and behavior are fluctuations of consciousness. All life emerges from, and is sustained in, consciousness. The whole universe is the expression of consciousness. The reality of the universe is one unbounded ocean of consciousness in motion.

Begin to enjoy, because it is the grace of the almighty

Enjoy your life and be happy. Being happy is of the utmost importance. Success in anything is through happiness. More support of nature comes from being happy. Under all circumstances be happy, even if you have to force it a bit to change some long standing habits. Just think of any negativity that comes to you as a raindrop falling into the ocean of your bliss. You may not always have an ocean of bliss, but think that way anyway and it will help it come. Doubting is not blissful and does not create happiness. Be happy, healthy, and let all that love flow through your heart.

I have brought? to the modern man? a simple technique of living in peace and happiness.

If we remain undecided, nothing will ever change. All we need to do is want to achieve something great and then simply to do it.

It is the focus on the highest ideal day after day that saves life from being wrapped up in small whirlwinds.

Life is here to enjoy.

All weakness of mind is due to the mind's ignorance of its own essential nature, which is universal and the source of infinite energy and intelligence... In order to root out any problem of life it is only necessary to be brought out of ignorance, to be brought to knowledge.

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First Name
Maharishi
Last Name
Mahesh Yogi, born Mahesh Prasad Varma
Birth Date
1917
Death Date
2008
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Indian Guru, Advocate of Transcendental Meditation Movement