TRAINING THE CONSCIOUS AND SUBCONSCIOUS MINDS FOR SUCCESS—PART 2
The conclusion of a previously unpublished talk on harnessing the unlimited hidden powers of mind for accomplishing material and spiritual goals
COPING WITH LIFE’S TESTS
Sri Mrinalini Mata
A talk in which the SRF/YSS president exhorts seekers to forsake a fatalistic outlook on life and instead cultivate a victorious attitude
WHEN DAILY STRESS GETS IN THE WAY OF LIFE
Jane E. Brody
A science writer offers strategies for facing worries and challenges—“narrowing them down to specific things you can do now” and focusing on thinking about what is “possible” instead of being overwhelmed.
YAMA AND NIYAMA: “HOW-TO-LIVE” SKILLS FOR INNER STRENGTH AND FREEDOM—Part I
How mastering the first two steps of sage Patanjali’s eightfold yoga science is necessary to lay the foundation for spiritual success
SANNYAS: A LIFE OF MONASTIC CONSECRATION
A retrospective on the centenary of Paramahansa Yogananda’s initiation into the ancient Swami Order of India, its global significance, and its continuing relevance
Featured CD recording for this issue:
INSIGHTS INTO THE SPIRITUAL LIFE
Brother Anandamoy answers questions from members of Self-Realization Fellowship with compassionate and practical responses that impart wisdom and inspiration for keeping one’s focus on the spiritual path.