Spiritual Questions and Answers with Radhanath Swami

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Is Religion different from Spirituality?

By on September 19, 2012 in Insights with 57 Comments
Is Religion different from Spirituality?

Question to Radhanath Swami: Thank you. Swamiji that was really really execellent lecture. Just one small point how would you define the difference between a religion and spirituality?

Answer by Radhanath Swami: If we try to understand the actual meaning of religion, we will find that there is no difference. But if we view the way religion is often followed in the world today, there is a big difference. The word religion comes from the Greek word religio, which means ‘to bind back’ or ‘to reconnect’—to reconnect our hearts, our consciousness, with God.

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What is Surrender? Radhanath Swami Answers

By on December 8, 2010 in Insights with 53 Comments
What is Surrender? Radhanath Swami Answers

Question to Radhanath Swami: The Bhagavad Gita says that we should surrender to the Supreme God. But it sounds scary to me. What does surrender to God mean?

Radhanath Swami: For a most people surrender sounds like a horrible thing.

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Radhanath Swami’s Tips on Rapid Spirituality

By on September 10, 2010 in Life with 281 Comments
Radhanath Swami’s Tips on Rapid Spirituality

Question to Radhanath Swami : How to attain love for God as soon as possible ?

Radhanath Swami Answers : That is a very nice question.

To the degree we make that ideal a priority in life, to that degree we realize it quickly. If we make it a first priority in life then we will make very rapid

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