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Yoga Niketan is pleased to announce that the authorised English edition of Pranab Gita has now been published. This is a completely new translation made from the original 1917 Bengali edition. Due to the size of the material, the book has been published as two volumes.

Volumes 1 and 2 of Pranab Gita are now available for free reading on our website at www.YogaNiketan.net and are also available in paperback and Kindle versions. For people reading on our website, although mobile devices are supported, it is recommended that a laptop or computer are used for display purposes.
Please remember - these books are intended to be read under the guidance one’s Guru.
Yoga Niketan Team

Lost in God

The nature of Bulleh Shah's realization led to such a profound egolessness and non-concern for social convention that it has been the source of many popular comical stories -- calling to mind stories of St. Francis or Ramakrishna. For example, one day Bulleh Shah saw a young woman eagerly waiting for her husband to return home. Seeing how, in her anticipation, she braided her hair, Bulleh Shah deeply identified with the devoted way she prepared herself for her beloved.

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Mouth of Guru

O brother, my heart yearns for that true Guru, who fills the cup of true love, and drinks of it himself, and offers it then to me.
 He removes the veil from the eyes, and gives the true Vision of Brahma:

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...doing Kriya -- cold air (vayu) moves within and outside the spine.
- Lahiri Mahasaya from Gita Commentary 10:25, Yoga Niketan

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"Tradition established, under directions of the holy Babaji, is that Kriya has to be obtained directly from a Kriya Yoga Guru and to be handed down from the Guru to the initiate in a continuous chain. A Kriya Yogi can only act as a Kriya-Guru when allowed to do so under permission from his own Guru.
Disciples of Lahiri Mahasaya used to be told to keep the teachings a closed secret and not to talk about it even with friends and relations who were not initiated into the secrets. So religiously this direction was followed that in cases even Kriya performers living as neighbours over twenty years did not know each other as members of the same spiritual fraternity."
- Sri Sailendra Bejoy Dasgupta, Chapter 5, Kriya Yoga

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