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Sadhana : 5-1.






SPIRITUAL PROGRESS IS LIKE A SPIRAL-1.



You have to plod on and scale many hills.

You cannot climb the Everest in one jump.

There is no jumping on the spiritual path.

Self-realization is not like a six-year post-graduate course.

It is the result of intense protracted Sadhana.




There is no short-cut in the spiritual path.

There is no royal road to the kingdom of immortal bliss.

There is no half-measure in the divine path.

Strict, hard discipline is wanted.

Then alone you can conquer Maya.

Only then can you control the mind.


Swami Sivananda

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