Quotes of Shri Mataji
Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi"You cannot know the meaning of your life until you are connected to the power that created you."
"Self-realization is the first encounter with Reality."
"Innately, within us, resides the Spirit which wants to enlighten you, to give peace, the bliss and the joy of our being."
"You are your Self and you must see yourself as your Self, as your Spirit; and Spirit is a Universal Being, is the innocence, is the virgin within you. This body is a palace and it is the House of God. within it God kept the Infinite Flame."
"The enjoyment of life is only possible if the world could get connected to the Spirit.... You become the spirit as Christ has said in simple words that 'you have to be born again.'"
"You are not this body; you are not this mind—you are the Spirit. This is the greatest truth."
Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi"Divinity is not a fashion. It is the way of life. It is the need of your being. You have become that."
"Now the stage today is to know that Self-realization gives you experience and then your faith is established; not blind but enlightened faith."
"Freedom is when you really get your own powers which are within you, in you central nervous system and in your conscious mind. You must feel the existence of the Spirit."
"Kundalini cures you, She improves you, She bestows all these blissful things upon you. She takes you away from the worries of grosser level."
"Meditation is the only way you can grow because when you meditate you are in Silence; you are in thoughtless awareness. Then the growth of awareness takes place."
"A star is shining within us and that is our Spirit."
"Either you lead a life which is luxurious on the material level or you lead a luxurious life of God's blessings. One of them you have to choose, the Time has come."
Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi"You have to know your spirit... for without knowing your spirit, you cannot know the truth."
"It is important for everyone to have that knowledge of the roots within ourselves. Sahaja Yoga allows the individual to become his own spiritual guide."
"You just become, like a flower becomes the fruit. It's all built in within you. Allow it to work out."
"Self Realisation makes us humble. Replace temper with compassion. The more innocent you are, the more blissful you will be."
"Discover the peace and joy within through the connection with your Spirit."
"Sahaja Yoga unites the essence of all religions."
Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi"Sahaja Yoga is different from the other yogas because it begins with Self realization instead of this being the unobtainable dream of a distant goal."
"The greatest friend you have is the Divine Power which is looking after you and doing everything for you."
"It is God who rules, it is He who does, it is He who has created everything and it is He who enjoys everything."
"Atma (Spirit/Self) is the reflection of Paramatma (Self/God Almighty) in our heart. This reflection is like the sun in water. Although reflection of the sun is in the water, he is away in the sky and not in the water. Similarly, Atma is as much as it is seen, it is beyond all that and not limited by it."
"The Atma (Spirit) resides inside this heart and after Sahaja Yoga its light spreads within us in seven layers."
"The representatives of SadaShiva (God Almighty) and Adi Shakti (His Power) in us are the Atma and the Kundalini."
"Meditation, where you are connected to the All-pervading Divinity, is the starting point in Sahaja Yoga."
"When you try to seek the Knowledge you have to become the Knowledge. The light of Love is so sweet, so beautiful, so enamoring, so abounding. You can feel that Light within you which is of pure love, pure relationship and pure understanding."
Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi"Kundalini is our Mother, we are Her only children and She has been with us through all our lives just waiting for the moment of fulfillment."
"It is the Divine love and grace of God which has made you a human being and it is His grace which is going to make you a supreme human being in Sahaja Yoga."
"Some are rich, some are poor, these are transitory things. Look into the heart within and enjoy that Love. With that Love you elevate and once more rise to greatness."
"We do not know our potential, our beauty, but once this connection with the mains is established you will be surprised at the results and the dynamism. Through our love we can absorb the defects of others and cleanse them. This is the power of Love. So far we have never used the power of Love."
"You cannot make your Kundalini pulsate with your mind. The Divine, if it has to do something, it must be extra-ordinary which human beings cannot do. To pulsate Kundalini is only possible for the Divine. It is a living force."
"A spiritual person is just innocent, just innocent. Whatever he talks or says comes through innocence. It just says what it knows and what it knows is the highest."
"God is infinite. You don't have to count His aspects. You want to enjoy Him. The wise simply eat the fruit, they do not count the leaves, roots and branches."
"It is very important to understand that without transformation you have no meaning. Whatever you are, do not identify yourselves with that, but whatever you want to be, try to be that."
Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi"Spirit is the only thing that is at the center, and at the periphery if you look at things, they look as if they are separate and different. But if you can approach somehow into that state where your Spirit resides, you will be amazed to see that everything integrates, everything coordinates, and there is no difference. Say, in Mohammed Sahib, Dattatreya, Raja Janaka or Shirdi Sai Nath — there is no difference in their principle if you can just get your Spirit."
"Until you are able to understand the meaning of the"Self", the physical body would remain imperfect and would be unable to verify the Truth. But once the physical instrument is connected with Truth, you are able to verify the Truth."
"When you become one with the Spirit all your problems will be solved. A realised person never talks in first person. He becomes separate from himself leaving aside his desires, his materialistic ideas."
"Meditation is nothing but the state of remaining in the constant company of the every-loving Bhagawati."
[Bhagawati is the Primordial/Divine Mother]
"The essence of all religions is to find the eternal."
"In Sahaja Yoga, you have to understand one simple thing, that you are the Spirit and whatever is not the Spirit is not yourself."
"God has created man with his Shakti and man has to know Him, and recognize Him through Kundalini awakening. Blossom Time has come and many ancient seekers are today getting their Self-Realisation."
"The object of Sahaja Yoga is basically to become and experience the spiritual Self."
Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi"It's the culture of God, we are talking about, it's the culture of His kingdom where we give to others, enjoying, giving, doing for others, loving others, caring for others without any return."
"The only thing where you can really hide yourself is the love of God; where you can really get the great restful, blissful feeling of His complete protection."
"If in one lifetime you can achieve Self-Realization and you reach the point of having begun to lose your habits, then in that very lifetime, it is possible for you to acquire that so called State. An established Sahaja Yogi is the one who becomes completely one with God and wins Him over."
"This is the Last Judgment. Remember, God will not bow before you. You have to accomplish Him in your own freedom. If you have not achieved Him it is not His fault nor is it of Sahaja Yoga."
"A day will dawn when whole world would bow to this country India"
"A great war is taking place between satanic forces and Divine Forces"
"About Sahasrara nowhere in the scriptures something was described"
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"After all we are all human beings created by one God"
"All the people laugh at us, nobody believes us."
"All these rituals have entered into Sahaja Yoga."
"Among Muslims there are Sufis... who are realized souls"
"And now the time has come for it to be blasted.
"Announce it to all the seekers of truth, to all the nations."
"But if you put one little fish and two eggs for ten people"
"But it is such a long story started thousands of years back"
"But the Muslims do not want to talk about Resurrection at all"
"But this Judgment is so beautiful ... you enjoy the bliss of your Spirit"
"But you know that you have eternal life. You can never die."
"Death does not exist for you — It is finished... your spirit is free."
"Do not destroy your spirit by going to such people."
"Every religion has said you have to have Self-realization"
"For all people whom I gave Self Realization yesterday"
"He (Jesus) was the Holiest of the Holy. You accept that position."
"I don't care for your protocols and rituals. It is nonsense for me."
"I have to warn all the SYs ... Sahaja Yoga is the Last Judgment"
"I must say they are committing the greatest sin ..."
"I was with Him (Guru Nanak Ji), in fact with all of Them."- 1
"I was with Him (Guru Nanak Ji), in fact with all of Them."- 2
"I wish they could accept that this is not Jihad time"
."... if you see around the world is in chaos"
"Indians have no goal as far as spiritual life is concerned"
"It is the greatest event of all spiritual happenings of the Universe."
"It means the Last Judgment has begun with full force"
"It will be slowly revealed by Me because ..."
"It's not for medium, mediocre people to do this job."
"Like all the thieves of the world ... have taken over."
"Many people ask Me questions: "What about death?"
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"My actual sign name is Lalita ... the name of the Primordial Mother"
"No hypocrisy, otherwise you will spoil the name of Sahaja Yoga."
"No reality in those religions...no Divine Force working"
"Nobody has to change dresses or anything - it's nothing outside."
"Now if you say the Thousand Names of the Goddess"
"Now watch. I will change the direction of the waves."
"Otherwise the world would say that we never knew about it."
"Pure knowledge is not of chakras, vibrations, kundalini but of God"
"Sahaja Yoga is against Karma Kanda, that is rituals"
"Self-Realization will progressively lead to the creation of a new race"
"Tell Jagbir now to leave it to Her."
"The consciousness is moving more towards the feminine expression"
"The expression of the Adi Shakti within you is the Kundalini."
"The nonsense of Christianity has nothing to do with Christ."
"The Reality is so beautiful. It is just lying ahead of us."
"The time has come for you to get all that is promised"
"The ultimate act against Spirit is to worship that which has no Spirit"
"The whole Cosmos is waiting for their arrival."
"There is a very big chapter on Resurrection."
"There is so much blind faith, there is so much of wrong ideas"
"There should be no fear of death but on the contrary should be ..."
"They are stagnated at the point of dharma, so they start telling ..."
"They came to Sahaja but they said"We cannot worship Goddess."
"They made Christ look like a TB patient"
"This time, by the end of this century, this should happen."
"What Christ said, what Krishna said, and what Muhammad said is ..."
"Why did you decide that you may replace Me with someone else?"
"You have all the control ... to take your soul wherever you feel like"
"You have such a unique Light within you."
"You have to enter into the Kingdom of God"
"Your job is, in a way, greater than the saints and sages."
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"Now, the principle of Mother is in every, every scripture - has to be there."Shri Mataji, Radio Interview 1983 Oct 01, Santa Cruz, USA
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