Mind over Matter?

Prem Rawat // MaharajiPrem Rawat talks about fundamental needs. When you are hungry, he says, “you cannot just say, ‘I’m not hungry. I’m not hungry. I’m not hungry.’ You can say, ‘Oh, it’s mind over matter.’ But not for the basics, not for those things that really matter.”
Read an excerpt and see photos or download the print version

June 22, 2009 in Recent Excerpts, Video clips | Permalink | TrackBack (0) | Digg it

Prem Rawat Receives Key to the City from Mayor of Tainan

Prem Rawat // MaharajiOn May 23, at the invitation of Mayor Tain-Tsair Hsu of Tainan,Taiwa, Prem Rawat was awarded the key to the city and spoke to an audience of 800. “The Peace Ambassador has finally arrived in Tainan City,” said Mayor Hsu, “and we have to collaborate with him to contribute to peace and harmony in this world. We have to trust in peace. We cannot wait for peace to descend. We have to have the confidence in ourselves that there is a source of peace within us that is not only for ourselves but for everyone in this world.”
Read more

June 22, 2009 in Press Releases, Video clips | Permalink | TrackBack (0) | Digg it

Coming and Going of Breath

Prem Rawat // MaharajiPrem Rawat talks about the miracle of life. “You want to know how to recognize a miracle? Then understand that today was a miracle,” he says. “And, if tomorrow comes, that is going to be a miracle. And the coming and going of this breath is a miracle.”
Watch a video clip

April 17, 2009 in Recent Excerpts, Video clips | Permalink | TrackBack (0) | Digg it

A Simple Story

Prem Rawat“I am here to tell you a story that is simple,” says Prem Rawat. “This story is not about animals or kings and queens. It is not about the fulfillment of somebody’s fantasy. This story is about you and me — as we exist, as we are.”
Read an excerpt and see photos or download the print version

April 17, 2009 in Recent Excerpts | Permalink | TrackBack (0) | Digg it

TPRF’s Grant of US$50,000 Provides Eye Care for 9,700 People

TPRF’s Grant of US$50,000 Provides Eye Care for 9,700 PeopleTPRF donated $50,000 to sponsor five eye clinics in India during November and December, 2008, with its partner Premsagar Foundation India. Clinics were held in Ranchi, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Dausa, and Delhi. Doctors and optometrists examined nearly 9,700 people, giving eye drops for infections and providing glasses. Maheshwari Devi, one of the attendees, said, “This camp gives eyes to the blind. I was given spectacles after my eye examination. Now I shall be able to do my routine work without difficulty.”
Read more

April 17, 2009 in Press Releases | Permalink | TrackBack (0) | Digg it

The Core Is You

Prem Rawat // Maharaji“Your life is associated with your jobs, with the things that happen around you. That is not your life,” says Prem Rawat. “The core is you. You exist. And because you exist, there are certain things that also exist. And at the hub is your existence, your life.”
Watch a video clip of this address by Prem Rawat

February 3, 2009 in Recent Excerpts, Video clips | Permalink | TrackBack (0) | Digg it

Emptying the Bucket

Prem RawatPrem Rawat talks about how we have filled our buckets with everyone else’s ideas. “Empty your bucket,” he says. “This is your bucket. At least, it should contain what you think should be in it. Because this life is about you. This gift of life has been given to you.”
Read an excerpt of this address or download the print version

February 3, 2009 in Recent Excerpts | Permalink | TrackBack (0) | Digg it

Food for People — Interview with Linda Pascotto

TPRF's model program, Food for People (FFP)The Prem Rawat Foundation model program, Food for People (FFP), is a10,000-square-foot facility located in a rural area in northeastern India that has become a central part of the life and well-being of several villages in the area. TPRF president, Linda Pascotto, recently returned from a visit to this facility and spoke to Inspire staff.
Read more

February 3, 2009 in Press Releases | Permalink | TrackBack (0) | Digg it

Life Is a Road

Prem Rawat // Maharaji“What kind of road is life?” asks Prem Rawat. “Some parts are hilly; some are flat; some have a nice, gentle slope; and some way too much slope, slippery,” he says. “Walk. The key is not to measure how many miles you have come, but to enjoy every single step you take.”
Watch a video clip of this address by Prem Rawat

January 19, 2009 in Recent Excerpts, Video clips | Permalink | TrackBack (0) | Digg it

A Moment Forever

Prem RawatPrem Rawat talks about the need to “try every day, consciously, to be fulfilled.” “When I have come home to this moment called now,” he says, “I have no quest for tomorrow, or even the moment yet to come, because it is a moment that I could live in forever.”
Read an excerpt and see photos or download the print version

January 19, 2009 in Recent Excerpts | Permalink | TrackBack (1) | Digg it