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We have forgotten who we really are – online Q&A, No.152

Recorded on 3 September 2023 with US participants

0:00 Introduction
0:11 Who are we, why do we not know who we are and how do we discover who we are?
7:19 Can self-enquiry lead to awareness of the Self?
13:07 What is detachment and why is it important?
15:15 Awareness of ‘I am’ without thoughts being there
19:18 Can you practice detachment?
23:30 As you practice meditation does detachment come?
24:36 Requirements when looking for a guru
28:05 What Babaji wanted in a guru
30:28 How do we become aware of supreme energy and that energy and consciousness are one and the same thing?
36:08 Are all dreams just imaginings or can the divine guru give darshan in dreams?
39:54 Experiencing fear during meditation when mind becomes more concentrated
42:02 What gives us authority to pray for others?
43:43 Will it be difficult for a householder to do meditation and achieve Self- Realisation? [In Hindi]
45:52 [In English]
46:56 South Indian temple Chidambaram teaching the secret about consciousness beyond form and formlessness

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