Mind and intellect are finite instruments. They cannot realize the infinite Reality. But they are a means. Intellect is permeated by intuition and is its adumbration, when free from impurity. Thinking fails to penetrate the heart of Reality but intuition penetrates to the core of realization. Intellect is not adequate to grasp the Supreme. Speech and mind turn away, unable to reach It. Intellect functions in the realm of duality but is powerless in the realm of Non-duality. Secular experiences are partial, while spiritual experience is the experience-whole. Sense-knowledge is a knowledge of appearance and not of Truth. Contd…
Caution: Fraudulent Website
This is to caution all the devotees of Gurudev that some fraudsters have launched a website impersonating the official website of The Divine Life Society, in order to mislead the public and collect money in the name of booking rooms, joining Yoga Courses, etc. Devotees are advised to beware of the fake website with the address https://sivanandaashram.co.in/, email Id firstname.lastname@example.org & phone number 9668461538 and take necessary precautions from falling prey to such scammers. It has never been a practice of the Ashram to let the devotees book rooms or register for Yoga Courses through phone or Whatsapp.
Those who are devoted to the Ashram and Gurudev know very well that the Ashram does not charge anything for any Seva at the Ashram. Please take note that the official websites of The Divine Life Society are https://www.sivanandaonline.org and https://www.dlshq.org, email Ids are email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org and the online donation portal is https://donations.sivanandaonline.org
Knowledge is not merely the cause for freedom; it is itself freedom. The universe has no reality independent of its Universal Knower.