Kathleen – I had questions about life and wanting knowledge

My name is Kathleen.  I've been practicing Sahaja Yoga meditation for 8 years now.   Even as a child i already had questions about life, curious and wanting knowledge. I studied Philosophy and Religion to understand the purpose of life and how everything works but still looking for that contentment.It started when my friend and i were looking for a yoga class on the internet.  We learned there is Sahaja Yoga meditation class in Burlington for free so we tried it out.  There i learned how our System works--physical, emotional, mental and spiritual.  I discovered that the answers…

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Kavita – I was lost and now I’m found

.. I was sad .. then, as a Mother finds her stray child, Shri Mataji found me.... Photo taken in Burlington by a local sahaja yogini Sahaja Yoga came into my life when I needed it most. I was sad and what does our life mean? Why have we got this life? And where is the guide? Who is it ? Such questions used to come everyday. At such a time as a Mother finds her stray child, Shri Mataji found me. Nirmal Maa (Immaculate Mother, used for Shri Mataji ) called me into her Sahaja Yoga…

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Rania – A Complete Transformation (in Arabic too)

Rania with Sahaja Yogis from Halton Sahaja Yoga Class in 2011 My experience with Sahaja Yoga meditation was a complete transformation for me. I could feel right after my realization experience, real peace and this feeling of being discomforted and confused went away gradually. My eyesight got better. photo captured by Halton yogini during a recent visit to Romania I felt like I am seeing the colors around me brighter. After being afraid to talk in front of people, I could give a lecture to a huge audience with so much confidence. I gained a lot of clarity of thought and…

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Inge – I was searching for Something Perfect that would Change the World

photo shared by yogis after the meditation during a sahaja yoga international seminar In my young years I was a "Seeker" - I was looking for something perfect, something that could change the world, something without inner contradictions, something that was not based on blind faith but could be scientifically verified. What exactly I was looking for I did not know. I tried all sorts of things - politics, feminism, environmental protection, nature, religions - but after an initial enthusiasm I was soon disappointed by the inadequacies and contradictions within these concepts. Then, I discovered Sahaja Yoga.…

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Antonia – My Journey to Living in the Present

For the first time in my life I wasn’t self-conscious. I wasn’t concerned about the future. I was happily enjoying the present as it is. - Antonia Antonia - enjoying the Cool Breeze flowing - Being in the Present I was a seeker from a very young age. I believed there was something more to this life than just conforming to social norms and surviving. I always admired people who accepted life like it is, and thought there was something wrong with me for wanting to experience something more. I felt like an outcast among people for…

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Rebecca – My Breakthrough

Photo from Burlington, Halton, Ontario, Canada (photo by Yogini) ; rivers of green vibrations flowing respectfully and thankfully towards Mother Earth I want to send out a big thank you to Shri Mataji, Ioana and all the Halton Region Sahaja Yoga family for their generous, loving commitment to helping each of us find our self-realization.  I know that it is a unique and individual ongoing journey for each of us, but I truly believe that the collectivity of this beautiful Sahaja family helped me to reach the milestone of feeling the cool breezes in my hands today.…

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