Yogi Bhajan’s Quotes

  • In Kundalini yoga the most important thing is your experience. It goes right to your heart. No words can replace that experience.
  • I do not believe in miracles, I rely on them.
  • If you can’t see God in all, you can’t see God at all.
  •  Keep up and you will be kept up.
  • You owe it to yourself to be yourself.
  • Your mind is your servant, your body is your vehicle and your soul is your residence
  • What is God? In reality it is your own positive self, your higher Self, your universal Self, the Self which knows no defeat, the Self which can rise again and again and again like a wave in the ocean
  • Sometimes people do go wrong. There is no judgment needed. Wrong will take a short time or a long time to make the individual aware that something is wrong, and that is the beginning of that person’s awakening.
  • The pair of opposites do not effect a yogi — neither praise nor insult.
  • The art of happiness is to serve all, and all shall serve you
  • What is meditation? When you empty yourself and let the universe come in you.
  •  If you are happy, happiness will come to you because happiness wants to go where happiness is.
  • When your mind thinks too much, it loses touch with the reality of life. To be real, our feet should be on the Earth and our head should be in the Heavens
  • When you do not consciously relate to your body, your mind does not relate consciously to you.
  • As a healer, the first thing to tell every patient is to breathe deeply. Shallow breathing means no endurance, no patience.
  •  When the heart gets into prayer, every beat of the heart creates a miracle.
  •  “Give yourself a chance to have the presence of God work through you…Let the presence of God, through your life, start to be known and felt. Give it a chance. God gave you life. Make this life a chance for the presence of God to be felt through you. ”
  • The fact is that there is nothing more beautiful, more worthy or more conscious than you.
  •    When you understand who and what you are, your radiance projects into the universal radiance and everything around you becomes creative and full of opportunity.
  • The mind becomes a monster when it becomes your master. The mind is an angel when it is your servant.
  • Your mind will always tell you not to obey because if you start obeying something else, you cannot obey your mind
  • Getting up for sadhana in the morning is a totally selfish act – for personal strength, for personal intuition, for personal sharpness, for personal discipline, and overall for absolute personal prosperity.
  • Life is a continuous vibration of up and down. And in this up and down, try to be neutral; be seated in your own spiritual integrity.
  • In the beginning was the Word. It doesn’t say in the beginning was God. In the beginning was the Word because in the very beginning of every moment of time and space your word counts. Your whole destiny is written in the Word.
  • Sat Nam. Sat is the truth, Nam is the identity, the noun, the personality, and your ego. Whenever your ego feels the light of God, you will be very humble. That is the test. You will be very compassionate. You will be very graceful. You will be very tolerant. You will not be rude. You can’t be!”
  • Ego and infinity are totally opposite. Spirituality is nothing but infinity. When you are angry, upset or rude, you are talking from an ego point of view, from a limited point of view. ”