My favorite Contemplation Quotes
"We have within us the power to uplift ourselves. This power is our own awareness."~ Swami Shankarananda
“You are purer than the pure. Never manifold, you are individual Consciousness.
Unborn, unchanging, all-pervasive… You are a mountain of joy.” ~ Swami Muktananda
“Your mind makes you dance like a monkey all the time… Now you have to become stronger; you have to make the mind dance.
Make it dance on the stage of mantra. For that, mediate and repeat mantra.” ~ Swami Muktananda
"Yoga is an inner process, which makes it a solitary venture, yet it works better when you have external support." ~ Swami Nirmalananda
"Know your own Self. Honor your own Self. Find and be who you really are, at the deepest level of your own being.
Be present in your own presence. Give yourself the gift of your own Self." ~ Swami Nirmalananda
"You choose to shine with the light of your own divinity, or you hide it with the shadows you create in your mind.
You must choose where to live -in the light or the shadows. The most powerful tool you have is your power of choice." ~ Swami Nirmalananda
"We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts we make the world.
Speak or act with an impure mind. And trouble will follow you... Speak or act with a pure mind. And happiness will follow you." ~ DHAMMAPADA
"When you sit still and begin to look within, you find your inner bliss. When you follow your inner bliss, you follow your path to joy." ~ Ryoko