Tag Archives: tamas

Readiness for intense action breaks all patterns

Posted on by Teo Siew Yong

Last week during a evening discourse, Paramahamsa Nithyananda (fondly known as Swamiji), a living incarnation told all his disciples and devotees to pen down a list of 25 things which they were inspired by him but didn’t take action. Many … Continue reading

Food affects our body, mind and bio-energy

Posted on by Teo Siew Yong

  Do you know that what we consume influences our behaviour and thinking? According to the National Academy of Sciences in Washington DC in its report diet, Nutrition and Cancer, stated that 30-40% of cancers in men and 60% of … Continue reading

Create Space for Sattva, Inner Balance

Posted on by Teo Siew Yong

  From the Vedic traditions, the ancient mystics, seers and rishis discovered that there are 3 gunas (qualities or zones) of being that are constantly playing in our life. The first is Tamas which is the state of fewer–thoughts-fewer-actions, i.e. … Continue reading

Being Vegetarian Is a Conscious Choice

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It has been almost 5 years since I turned vegetarian and interestingly never a day I regretted my decision.  People often ask me for my reasons to be a vegetarian – is it religion, health or being environmentally conscious? My … Continue reading