Shiva Bala Yogi Web: N a m a s t e &
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Shri Shri Shiva Bala Yogi Maharaj is a yogi, one who has attained Self realization
through meditation in samadhi (the state of enlightenment). He completed twelve
years of intense meditation in 1961, and since then, and continuing after
dropping his own physical body in 1994, Shivabalayogi has been giving blessings,
healing, miracles, spiritual experiences and guidance. His emphasis is to
encourage and empower people to meditate and experience the truth directly.
With the Hindu pictures of Shiva, do they assume
Shiva is a Hindu?
Shiva is not
He is for all the worlds
but in each world they picture him according to their imagination.
It depends on their
moods and emotions.
In India there are a lot of gods that people can
worship if you are of the Hindu faith.
In the west, as Swamiji’s mission goes on, is it
that people in the West from a Christian tradition will begin to worship Jesus
"Whatever Christ taught and preached,
that’s exactly what Swamiji teaches and preaches.
So automatically people
will start believing more in Christ and will follow the path of Christ.
But if you mean following
what the Pope tells them to do, that is wrong.
They are not going to
follow what the Pope tells them."
What people in the United States, if they want to
worship God, do they have to become Hindus?
I think the answer is no but what will happen?
"Right from the beginning Swamiji has been telling you they don’t
have to leave their path.
They can be in their own
He [Swamiji] will help
them to follow their own path, but he will never ask them to deviate for their
has very clearly
mentioned that earlier, there is no need to cross examine him [Swamiji]
in this way.
Swamiji told you that
he will only help to
He will never ask you to
come out of your religion or path".
In Christianity, the prayer that we recite is the Lord’s Prayer.
Is that considered a mantra?
"Yes. If it is a prayer then it is a
In which ever language you pray,
it still remains a mantra.
Q. Swamiji said that Brahma-Vishnu-Maheshswara*
(Shiva) is the god for all the planets.
Did he mean the solar system or the universe.
*[In Christianity this same triadic nature of God
is referred to as the Trinity - The Father , The Son and the Holy Spirit.
One God manifesting Himself within Himself in three
"For all the worlds, not just this one
single sun you see.
There are many suns in
The same Triune is the
god for all of them.
(Shiva) are the gods for all the worlds in the universe."
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