WPR Youth Meeting

 
Date:
December 4, 1999
Location:
Cape Town, South Africa
 
 
 
 

Student: Wherever we are, (?).

Students: (------)

YB: Now, you have offered prayer, 'May the light of God protect you,' not true, just say, 'The light of God protects us,' make into a plural, into Aquarian AgeAquarian Age The next in a succession of astrological ages each lasting roughly 2,000 years. Fully inaugurated in ad 2012, the Aquarian Age will witness a radical change in consciousness, human sensitivity, and technology. The central change of this new age emphasizes an increased sensitivity and evolution of our power of awareness and a new relationship to our mind. , come on, do it again.

(Students laugh)

Loud and clear, be positive, you are speaking on our behalf to God, go ahead.

Student: The light of God surrounds us, the love of God holds us, the power of God protects us, the presence of God (?) wherever we are (?) Wahe Wahe Guru , Whaa-hay Guroo A mantra of ecstasy and dwelling in God. It is the Infinite teacher of the soul. Also called the gur mantra. GuruWahe Guru , Whaa-hay Guroo A mantra of ecstasy and dwelling in God. It is the Infinite teacher of the soul. Also called the gur mantra. Guru That which takes us from ignorance to knowledge; from darkness, gu, to light, ru. It can be a person, a teaching, or in its most subtle form - the Word. .

YB: Good.

(Students applaud)

Student: I want to thank all you children, I think perhaps the adults do not realize, how it's individually, individual who have worked and disciplined yourself, to make the next generation work. We don't know, that you were not allowed, so that, be honest to be amongst you. My peers, my colleagues don't know what this is about, so, may I, this is yours, this is not mine, may I take this opportunity to explain it to my dearest friend YogiYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. JiJi Soul; used as an endearment or sign of respect. , with your permission, what is going on here, may I have that permission and I (?) you say no (?).

(Students laugh)

The children on their own created a Hope Parliament on their own and it's nothing to do with us. Each child here, on their own come together as young adolescent, as young children, this is an honor that we as spiritual leaders have been given, I am in auraAura The radiant field of energy and consciousness that surrounds the physical body and which holds and organizes the seven centers of energy called chakras. Its strength, measured by brightness and radius, determines the vitality, mental concerns, and psychophysical integrity of a person. , to see every kid here, just showing his best. They have come to a strange country, strange land, strange in a way that we are the strangers, we are the visitors. So, we as adults, do anything to make you (?) like adults, forgive us. We don't know and I guess we don't realize how much work you have been putting into this every single day of your life. I did not know that my own babies work (?) same (?) my own babies did, just to make themself (?), I don't think any adult is worthy (?) what is Siri Singh SahibSiri Singh Sahib Honorary title given to Yogi Bhajan to indicate his role as spiritual leader of Sikh Dharma in the West. His complete title within Sikh Dharma is Siri Singh Sahib Bhai Sahib Harbhajan Singh Khalsa Yogiji. is saying, he is the most respected Sikh in the world, is that he does not want to break through all, if I am not mistaken, he wants everybody to be together (?).

YB: Why not?

Student: And (?) he has tried all the time, (?) no man I love more than this man, you have to know that.

YB: Doesn't matter.

Student: But in spite of saying, it's, it's up to you, I don't know your program (?) into (?) and that's what's happening, it's up to you, I will bow to whatever you have (?).

Student: (------)

Student: (------)

(Students laugh and applaud)

YB: These people have fortunately taught all this stuff, they should ask question and they should get the answer and they should learn from their experience, so it is a very simple thing, we make little group here, little group there, doesn't make any sense.

Student: Okay (?).

YB: Sure, now you sit down.

(Students laugh)

Student: (------)

YB: And now you cannot face this way and ask, ask (?) as many question you want, there are two standard people here.

Student: (------)

YB: Ah.

Student: (------)

YB: I want to ask question, what is your aim in life?

Student: What is your aim in life, what is your goal in life?

YB: Yes, loud and clear.

Student: I think our goal in life is to discover, our goal in life is to discover the human being.

Students: (------)

Student: Sorry, our goal.

Students: Your goal.

YB: My goal is.

(Students laugh)

Ah ha.

Student: My goal in life is to discover the human being within me.

YB: What, what?

Student: My goal in life is to discover the human being within me (?).

YB: You are the most, most selfish answer.

Student: No, I feel that's the most correct answer.

YB: I tell you what, your goal should be, that you will reach your excellence within your own life and serve everybody irrespective of caste, color and creed.

Student: Once I discover the human being within me, I will definitely (?) serve everybody as I am doing right now.

YB: (?)

Student: (------)

YB: Let's give her a hand.

(Students applaud)

You are all young people, is that true?

Students: Yes.

YB: You have to preserve your youth as much you can and you have to built yourself for that day, when you can face the world. Each one of you can be responsible to built a tomorrow, not for yourself, but for everybody and that is what has to be done today, it will, that there will be no tomorrow to it. You have to work together, you have to get together, you have to be together, you have to communicate with each other, you have help each other to built up and slowly and gradually you'll become a, it is called common psychological bond. Once you create psychological bond, then you will create a sociological bond, when that happens then you become a force, it's just a rain of drop and the small tributaries and you become a river, then you enter an ocean. You have to take the responsibility of people, you cannot be individual and you cannot be not individual, individually you'll spoil each other and collectively you move as young people and your problem will be solved, you are exactly in the stage.

Thirty years ago, I went to United States, nobody used to wear clothes, then, thousand walking naked and we used to collect people (?) on drugs and (?) on the (?), then, we use to collect bodies, we use to feed people, they were not food anywhere and mind you, those people have millions of dollars of trust fund, condition was so bad and horrible. But in thirty years, we did it collectively and individually and join our forces, now, we are a great nation and that's the way this nation has to build itself, don't worry, you can participate little or more, but participate individually and collectively and talk to each other. I have seen, when young people start talking to each other, let us do it, it happens and if you can do that, you don't need us, we are your yesterday, we have done our times, we are going to go, you are going to follow us today and there is no tomorrow because tomorrow will become today and it will face you, so, why to worry about it.

Student: Between the three of us, you have ninety years, I have been there, done that, did that. I was grown up by four black (?) and eight out of us, garbage bin, for the first ten years of my life. The only reason I never became a junky because I had a black man sell me, he wouldn't take care of me if I ever started up or (?) or (?) it up; oh, you didn't know, that's exactly what he did. He and his whole family was wiped out in one car accident and so he became a junky and an alcoholic. Siri Singh SahibSiri Singh Sahib Honorary title given to Yogi Bhajan to indicate his role as spiritual leader of Sikh Dharma in the West. His complete title within Sikh Dharma is Siri Singh Sahib Bhai Sahib Harbhajan Singh Khalsa Yogiji. Harbhajan YogiYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. JiJi Soul; used as an endearment or sign of respect. , was my best friend (?) because that's why he's my best friend. He was around, when no one dared to be around, so, take it lightly what this man is saying and don't let the (?). I wouldn't (?) man of my life (?), he could be (?) in three seconds (?) he's using it for a fact (?).

(Students laugh)

(?) the yogisYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. who are not yet yogisYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. , they were hippies, who are on LSD and harrowing, he lifted them up, walk them into this home and at the home of one woman, I don't believe (?) name is ShaktiShakti The creative power and principle of existence itself. Without it nothing can manifest or bloom. It is feminine in nature. , his first disciple. He's not going to say the way it is but if you want, believe it or not, this man was just so (?) tell the truth and he fed them, they were every color. He left his wife and children, home, to take care of kids of America, the kids of America. The (?) says, his beautiful wife also my very good friend. He fed them, he (?) them and he tried to, he said, 'my way was the only way,' he said, 'so, whatever way you want then, make sure that it is your way.' So, every once in a while, we come in, take over, I even (?) what he had asked (?) good time before we got here. So, we have been there (?) and I would love to (?) make no mistakes. I got to say (?) that nobody here knows and when this lady, who is my sister (?) me (?) my sister (?), here is what I have to say; she's going to feel very, very hurt.

Student: Then don't say it.

Student: When I came home from (?), when I came home from (?) concert, I was home one hour, I found out, a kid of mine, who wanted to live with me and my mother said, 'no, she had to go to the best school,' is waiting in her (?) dead, an over dose of heroin special case, it's a true story. She mixed the drug, she smoked the (?) and she died of an over dose of heroin. This is not in the sixties, this is after seeing her children, the holiest person I know, (?), singing (?) music, playing (?) after being in the arms, watching this child (?) in the streets of New York and came home, in her own bedroom and we used a lot of stuff.

This is (?) so, really, why I can't decide and really want to (?) I didn't want to be here. I, I want to give my kids some freedom I think (?) should go, (?) kids sing the songs (?), they (?) your own life, (?) people and a woman who buries seven to fourteen kids your age, a week. Listen a little, I don't want to bury anyone of you, (?) be real. Let me tell you something, I (?), I watched the body of a little girl, who's just twenty (?), a few days after she died unnecessarily, unnecessarily, that she has too much (?) money, she bought the drugs (?). I have never seen a body so, (?) in my life, I don't want to go inside. If you want me to get real death, here I am, ask me anything, if I don't give a (?) of you, like me or not, you are going to be (?) to people, okay, (?) you know, why? Because they love you and I don't want to see you dead. These kids (?) been there, done that, I am alive to tell this to you, this happened a week ago, I got to payback those four (?) people (?), nineteen forty six, I don't want to (?) how old their (?) but nineteen forty six (?). So, in my child's name (?), I (?) you can ask them anything you want to ask them, this man isn't well and (?) you can't get him to speak on any lecture, (?) I can't tell you and his wife Bibiji, (?) way you want to say, don't put it (?) you don't know (?) like you (?), am I jealous? I love your music, I love your dress and I love (?).

(Students applaud)

Student: If you (?) by the way, mine is the highest sort of (?) I can give you, keep it (?).

Student: I (?) said that.

Student: (------)

Student: I am an insecure jerk from New York as well (?).

YB: No, no, there is a one question only, you are young, let us say, on average, you are below thirty, right?

Students: Yes.

YB: Is that true?

Students: Yes.

YB: You think I was not thirty? I was also one day young and below thirty. I have point three second minus for the international record on track, I was called 'a flying Sikh,' I never lost a match, I never get a C grade in my life, I am the only one American who is proud to have done PhD in psychology of communication, you know why all this? Because I was to deal with a nation, we were twenty million people and we were totally without leadership and we decided to work it out between ourself and we didn't want to go in (?) and we didn't want to kill ourself and we worked hard and we understood life is for us as future is. So, slowly and gradually, we built in ourself because all of you have one thing common, that is your reserve, if, if you can manipulate your reserve, you can overcome your handicap, you can be happy, you can go through everything successfully and that's what we are asking you to do, not that you should do it.

The problem, which I face in America, when people fell apart, I was there for them, they fell apart again, I was there for them, it was a continuous cycle and circle and finally they understood, 'Oh my God, it's terrible, he's there' and they left. There's no miracle in this whole thing and your life is your life, your youth is yours. And I have found out something else, when you are young, you don't care, it is only when you reach my age, you start caring but it's too late then. So and this whole drug thing and this thing cannot go away, if you do not help each other. There's no way, that one single man has a miracle (?) and the person will change, no, we have to work together, talk together, be together, dance together. I started a circle dance, so much I took about three, four, five thousand people, not one, two and went in a circle dance to the point that everybody fell flat, they couldn't dance anymore and next day we threw water on their face and wake them up and they gave up their drug that very night.

When I use to teach yoga class, people use to get, bring a packet of drugs as a payment, I went through that. We have gone through everything with the kids and what we have found out, that consistently if they are reminded, that their life is beautiful, is a gift of God and they can enjoy it, they get to it and here you have to do it to each other, if you can hold each other, you can win anything and everything.

Now, there was a person asking me, "How can I get rid of smoking?"

It is so easy to get rid of smoking, you don't want to smoke, when you feel the urge of smoking, inhale deep, hold the breath, five, six time, substitute the nicotine with oxygen, you'll be through, there's no problem. When you are on a heroin and you have a cold turkey, you have terrible cold turkey, and you are just like a monkey (?) and at that time take very good ginger and carrot juice one glass, (?) and three, four times you get through, you have no trouble

There are ways through, which you can control those urges, which are stronger than you, moment they become lower than you, you have won, why to be in trouble. There are very simple things, which we have to do, it is not practical joke, we have done it, we have done it in thousands of number. And I know, when the colder turkey gets to you and the convulsion starts happening, urge become strong, that's why there is a crime, people go and steal and they, they have to get the money to normally, you know, car radios and this and that, why they steal that? They steal only for just, so that, they can buy the drug and get it going. But if you just understand it is not infinite, they are told, okay, you are hooked, you can't live without me, that's what the pusher tells them. But the fact is, you can live without a pusher, and you can live very well and you can totally clean yourself, there's no reason that you have to suffer, no reason whatsoever, simply understand the alternative.

I went to America, I never said anything, all I said is, 'if you want to be high there's a natural high, come and be with me and let us experience,' it worked, it worked and it must work with you and don't listen to me or anybody, you, out of you, each one of you, have to come out as a leader and say, 'I am here for you, come on.' Hmm?

Student: (------)

Student: It's really hard to kind of balance, what I want to do is, when I come home to (?) I am going to go back home and I am going to have (?) of (?) what to do, where I feel like I have no way, (?) much as (?) I want to be doing and I had someone (?) like yourself and that someone who seems to be very inspired all of you. How can we find that balance (?) so, we can, I mean, I don't want to leave school and (?)?

YB: No, no, there is a.

Student: (------)

YB: Listen, there is a fax and phone and email is free (?). I get all this, "I am in trouble, I am in tears, oh, I am dying, where the hell you are YogiYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. JiJi Soul; used as an endearment or sign of respect. ?"

One day I got a email, "Wherever he's on the planet, anybody can search him, ask you to call me." It, it was (?), so I learned, I called and I said, "What is your problem?"

"I do not know, I have anxiety attack."

I said, "Eat an apple."

(Students laugh)

Bite an apple, you, when you have a anxiety attack, bite, no, no, listen to me, that's true. If your anxiety attack is worse, take orange, don't peel it, bite it, it'll go away.

Student: What do you want to do? What would you like to do, would you like to put what you got here to work?

Student: I want to, to be in the service.

Student: Oh honey, get your education, once you have that education done and while you are getting that education, you'll get a whole (?) any (?) organization, any children with (?) organization, always serve another human being, you will find the strength and the time and your school work will not falter, my own grandson studied in Argentina, studied in North West and he's sitting right there, but he always serve, no matter what. But if you don't have an education, you will be the one being served, because you won't have anything. So, get your education while you take care of another human being and use these moments to question us all, there's nothing you cannot ask us.

YB: Yeah, go ahead.

Student: My name is (?) and I would like to ask all the spiritual leaders, how do you relate to God or to the Upper Being and how can we establish a relationship with the Sikh?

YB: Come on.

Student: (------)

(Students laugh)

Student: For me, for me it's a true meditationMeditation Dhyan. It is a process of deep concentration or merger into an object or a state of consciousness. Meditation releases reactions and unconscious habits and build the spontaneous and intuitive link to awareness itself. that's regular discipline of meditationMeditation Dhyan. It is a process of deep concentration or merger into an object or a state of consciousness. Meditation releases reactions and unconscious habits and build the spontaneous and intuitive link to awareness itself. that you have to do it every day and I do it twice a day for forty-five minutes. And so you, so you, open up a channel at your will of, to be, to have access to the divine reality and in that, that grace and that the consciousnessConsciousness The nature of the self and being. In the realm of nature, awareness becomes consciousness. It is from the being itself. Being is expressed in consciousness through contrasts and sensations, in awareness through merger, clarity, and reality. of the divine and the, the being of the divine, the energy of the divine, begins to saturate your life and I think that, that matter of prayer relating to the divine, however you do it, each person has his own method, you know, there is no manual for everybody, each person is unique. But prayers you cannot this you can, you find that method and the secret is regularity, that means every single day, not ten hours one day and not to do it the next day but every single day, the spiritual (?) is hard work every single day.

Student: Can I tell a story about him and now he looks like a scholar and is a little dry because he's very smart, he's my friend. I took him, I took him and I can't say with that (?) because the boss is here, to a (?) for people with (?) and the (?) directly they were teasing them but they got in a big fight, he was in his (?), he's a, that, that (?) not only (?) but (?). He got on the stage and he says, 'I love you all, I don't know what you are, men or women, it doesn't matter, you are God's children,' this is true story, right there in the (?) didn't even know he was in, 'I love you all' and the whole place got so silent, tears were running down my eyes and brother (?) gave such an inspiring prayer that day, that wherever I go they say, "Where's that crazy brother? Where's that crazy brother?" Because he opened his own heart and his own prayer work of sitting and conversing with God twice a day (?).

Student: (?). Yes, I agree with her brother, meditationMeditation Dhyan. It is a process of deep concentration or merger into an object or a state of consciousness. Meditation releases reactions and unconscious habits and build the spontaneous and intuitive link to awareness itself. is really a way. I agree with our brother, meditationMeditation Dhyan. It is a process of deep concentration or merger into an object or a state of consciousness. Meditation releases reactions and unconscious habits and build the spontaneous and intuitive link to awareness itself. is actually the way to actually, create that relationship with God. But we actually do it, the first thing we need to do, is to understand who we are and so I agree with the one, who's still saying that, to find out who I am, when I understand who I am, am I really this physical body?

One thing that's been coming through this group is that we are young. Actually are we young? The spirit has no age so, when we realize that we transcend (?) beyond all the physical things and that we are a spiritual being and that this spiritual being is actually very, very beautiful, it might be very, very subtle but it's very beautiful when it's expressed to the self (?). And when I realize that I also go beyond the color, the creed, the religion, all of that because I realized my beauty and accepted beauty of others. And then, in terms of our relationship with God, who is our Creator, the way we are that's the way our Creator is. Because in any parent-child relationships, the similarity says, I am a spiritual being, free from this limitation of the body.

God also is a spiritual being, a divine life, who is remembered as the ocean of peace, the ocean of love. But (?) beyond this (?) of limitation and we call the meditationMeditation Dhyan. It is a process of deep concentration or merger into an object or a state of consciousness. Meditation releases reactions and unconscious habits and build the spontaneous and intuitive link to awareness itself. that we do 'Raj Yoga.' 'Raj' means that I discovered the royalty between me, the supreme elevated stage and God the highest being, who is free from any limitation. And in my mind, when I connect with myself and God through (?) and this is the meditationMeditation Dhyan. It is a process of deep concentration or merger into an object or a state of consciousness. Meditation releases reactions and unconscious habits and build the spontaneous and intuitive link to awareness itself. that cause (?). I drove that force of this energy to myself and recharge myself. Lot of us here are negative or impure or no good, we are actually all very good and perfect, but what's happening that, through the influences of our surrounding we have actually forgotten our real beauty.

If you take a diamond and if it gets (?) with (?), do you know what's a diamond? It looks like a stone. But the one who's (?) in the mud knows that, this actually is a diamond and so, all the process that is required is cleansing; in the same way with myself, God knows my original form and so when I direct my individual, it's a remembrance of God and I have been given the cleansing process (?), you just let go of the layers and layers of (?) levels and the (?) level is I am male, I am female, I am of the certain religion, certain cult, these are (?) stopped me from actually being who I am actually am and when I actually discard those qualities, I am actually grown in my real self and then I can actually do the things I want to. Another thing I like to add (?) that become the negativity in our life, is that ability to get angry, to become sad, to become the solution and that's the only reason for them, it's because our mind has become weak. We have actually, know we must be happy but we don't know how to be happy; we know we shouldn't get angry but we do get angry. So, we do a lot of things with the physical love being of our body to the (?), I can run a mile, I can jump, I can do what I want to but we actually create the sense of the mind, I used to meditate and the meditationMeditation Dhyan. It is a process of deep concentration or merger into an object or a state of consciousness. Meditation releases reactions and unconscious habits and build the spontaneous and intuitive link to awareness itself. that I need to do is to connect through God, that all power energize myself and the help of that would give me the power and whatever I think I can put into that (?).

(Students applaud)

YB: You should not clap yet, I have not spoken.

(Students laugh)

Now you are young people, what is your link with God? Breath of life, twenty seconds to breathe in, twenty seconds to hold, twenty seconds to hold out, exhaust yourself, start with three minutes, five minutes, ten minutes, eleven minutes, you don't want to listen to any philosophy and you will find you are wonderful, you are self contained, you are sober, you are energetic, and you can deal with life more easily than you think you can deal. The main problem as young people you have is, fear of tomorrow, what will happen to me? Nothing will happen to you, if you just sit down in your own room and your own place and put a time clock, breathe twenty second, hold twenty second and exhale twenty second, that's one minute a breath, you shall have no problem whatsoever. All that knowledge, which we are going to give you of our seventy years, shall dawn on you without doing anything because your link is breath, without breath you are dead, with breath you are alive and if you extend your breath, you extend your auraAura The radiant field of energy and consciousness that surrounds the physical body and which holds and organizes the seven centers of energy called chakras. Its strength, measured by brightness and radius, determines the vitality, mental concerns, and psychophysical integrity of a person. and you know all the knowledge, now clap.

(Students applaud)

Student: You are welcome, more than welcome without hearing a sermon, very kind; believe me, to come to YogiYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. JiJi Soul; used as an endearment or sign of respect. 's many, many ashramAshram , Aashram A community of practitioners who come together to live conscious, mindful lives. , the happy, healthy, holy places and, and (?) ashramAshram , Aashram A community of practitioners who come together to live conscious, mindful lives. (?) invite you to be at her ashramAshram , Aashram A community of practitioners who come together to live conscious, mindful lives. and that was your question, where can you go while being educated and you are more than welcome to come to my ashramAshram , Aashram A community of practitioners who come together to live conscious, mindful lives. . My ashramAshram , Aashram A community of practitioners who come together to live conscious, mindful lives. , you will go into the streets with me and serve the poor and work with the prostitutes but you will not hear a sermon, not from anyone of us. She is (?) the class (?), YogiYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. JiJi Soul; used as an endearment or sign of respect. 's into everything, so, we will hold you, we will love you and we will let you be you but that's putting upon you our own beliefs. We are all, all of us here, very, very good friends and we cannot reveal this in front of you, (?) disagree. So come, come to the Hacienda de Guru Ram Das , The Ashram The grounds of Yogi Bhajan's traditional home and ranch in Espanola, NM, as well the surrounding businesses, gurdwara and langar hall. ashramHacienda de Guru Ram Das , The Ashram The grounds of Yogi Bhajan's traditional home and ranch in Espanola, NM, as well the surrounding businesses, gurdwara and langar hall. Ashram , Aashram A community of practitioners who come together to live conscious, mindful lives. , I am ready (?) everyone, now clap too louder than (?).

(Students applaud)

Side B

Student: I want to ask you a question, I want to ask.

Student: (------)

Student: Can I ask the question sir?

YB: Sure, sure, sure.

Student: Is it okay? How many of you, what do you think of the Dalai Lama? You love him? Do you want to do something for the Dalai Lama?

Student: Yes.

Student: You want him; you want to help the Dalai Lama to get Tibet back?

Student: Yes.

Students: Yes.

Student: Louder.

Student: Then, then stop buying Chinese goods, let's stop buying Chinese good and let's help the fellow parents and the old, the leaders with (?) to begin to diverse from China because it's getting very late for Tibet, we have to do something for the Tibetans. Here is a concrete idea that all of us can participate in; first, let's refuse to buy Chinese goods.

Student: The Dalai Lama is one of the holiest man alive on earth and I am very close to him and of course so is (?); I am the founder of world to that day, let's get the Chinese out of Tibet, let's give back their own land. You want to do something, Dalai Lama has just signed my documents of conscious to have people with (?) all over the world, stop with whatever gift you have to give by helping another human being but that child is right, you got to find out (?), you can't.

Ramakrishna would say, "You take a vase, put the vase (?)."

I said, "(?)."

Take the vase, put it on temple to show. He come along with a ladle, right and he take the water with the ladle off, take the water with the ladle out and the vase is going to crack, there's nothing left to use. (?) immerse it in waters and watch it, you will never be without enough waters to drink as you pour.

I would call YogiYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. JiJi Soul; used as an endearment or sign of respect. , three, four o'clock in the morning and tell him, I just had a baby in my arms who died, help me, just talk to me and he would talk, (?). There are many ways to help another human being, whether it's the China people with (?), whether just education, education. I think we should let our (?) speak a little, she, she hasn't talked (?).

Student: Everybody is talking (?).

Students: (------)

Student: (?). You.

Student: Thank you. My name is Johnnie Benjamin and.

Student: Speak loudly.

Student: My name is Johnnie and my question was something (?), it has to do with anger, what you do with it? I, I work a lot with the, I work a lot with this AIDS, I work a lot with students in my school and sometimes I help people (?) I came here, I was in the cafeteria doing a presentation about smoking and my (?) bag was stolen and it's like, I am, I am here, I could be, you know, (?) but I am here to the presentation and my bag is stolen and I get very angry and I wonder why (?). I wonder why am I doing this when a lot of times (?) what you get in return or?

Student: Never ask why, (?), you'll never get an answer, (?) to talk.

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Student: Well, they can't hear you.

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Student: All right, listen.

Student: If you don't hear me then, tell me that you are unable to hear me; all of you can hear me?

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Student: Nonviolent children.

(Students laugh)

Student: In this life, two of the most beautiful things, always I tell my children, one is death, other is the anger. If you don't have the anger, you are like a dead person; anger is nothing than your energy, only you have to learn how to hold your energy within you. Most rotten thing in the life is, people don't understand, that how beautiful is anger and each moment of throwing it. When you throw it away, it'll become just like a empty box, but you learn how to hold it within you, your reasons get clearer and clarity and then you can think properly, you can understand properly because you are full of energy. So, it will help getting the anger getting out.

(?) and say, 'My love, I love you very much,' these are the American words, which I learned in America, 'I want to hug you, don't leave me, if you leave me alone then who is going to stand with me then everybody will think that I am empty box, they will hate me but I want to be loved by everybody so, you are my best friend, stand with me.'

You have to learn to talk with your anger all the time and you will see, that your anger is become, has become your best friend and never try to throw away your anger (?) from your body or from your mind, from your soul, that is the best friend of your life. So my child, learn to expose this anger within you, never try to throw it away, when you are throwing it away you are losing something from yourself, you are not gaining anything. If you want to be gainer then, keep it with you but if you want a loser, all the time you can throw it then, you'll never achieve anything in your life but when you learn how to hold it, you will win, achieve something in your life.

All the great people whom we know, may be Christ, may be Jesus, may be Ramkrishna, anybody, most angry people in their life but they knew how to hold their anger and how to love it and due to that, they become the winner.

Student: Wow!

(Students applaud)

Student: I would like to ask something what he said about boycotting products made, made by China and if you want to make a boycott effective, is not (?), avoid products made by China, you have to let it be known what you are doing. You know, you have to go to stores and when they show you a product made in China say, you have to say, I don't want this product because this is made in China and there and (?) occupies a (?) and I don't agree with that. And you also have to make sure, your friends and other people you meet, know, know your cause and what you are going for to.

Student: Wahe Wahe Guru , Whaa-hay Guroo A mantra of ecstasy and dwelling in God. It is the Infinite teacher of the soul. Also called the gur mantra. GuruWahe Guru , Whaa-hay Guroo A mantra of ecstasy and dwelling in God. It is the Infinite teacher of the soul. Also called the gur mantra. Guru That which takes us from ignorance to knowledge; from darkness, gu, to light, ru. It can be a person, a teaching, or in its most subtle form - the Word. (?).

Student: Just this, I have been boycotting products with South Africa, that's where the (?) and (?) is going to happen and now it is the technically abolished project, you know.

Student: Yes, yes, technically, nice, very nice.

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(Students applaud)

Student: (?) question but I would like ask (?).

Students: Can't hear, can't hear.

Student: You want to make a request?

Student: Not a question.

Student: Not question.

Student: To believe in (?) because (?) future leaders of countries like America (?).

Student: There's a new generation, you are the future teachers (?).

Student: And (?) future leaders can talk about a part of being dismantled, (?) very often governments lack (?) condition the way they are and if I could ask either one to please pray or what (?) you do, just pray and (?) to (?). So much (?) in Africa is actually unpayable, we cannot pay (?) them, (?) people are dying, they don't have (?) budgets, a third of their budget goes to (?), something that's (?).

YB: What do you want to do?

Student: (------)

(Students applaud)

YB: Hey, may I give you a simple trick, take telephone directory of United States, take the name and the address, write a letter, please help personally, make (?) friend, you'll get it everything, it's very ease, Americans are very emotional.

(Students laugh)

Student: Yes please, (?).

Student: I am (?) from India. I never thought of own question but it has lot of dialects. I have been, first let me say something why I am asking this question because I have been (?) with a family that lot of having (?) of difference (?), that's the many dialects of the many, many more world that came up in my, in front of my eyes of (?) kind of spirituality. And from my childhood I have been taken lot of, lot of classes of kind of practice of different kind of spirituality. What I realize, that the great master that I know, if I put them together in a room they'll be so peaceful and silent but if I take their discipline and put in one room, nobody will come out alive (?).

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Student: Again in India, when lot of hunger, poverty going on, if I ask them, if I tell something about spirituality, if I tell them, 'Look the full moon.'

'Yes it looks like a burnt chapatti,' because they are hungry, they need chapatti rather than God, rather than spirituality. What can be our communal vision, communal dream, from all of the spiritual organization and how can we put a (?) in that dream, that the dream, dream can walk into the reality and everyone can realize, what is the meaning of spirituality? What is the meaning of God that we are talking about? What is the God characterized, how we can point out the character? Because I know that God because of my own inner (?), eternal expedition, but it's not the case with them, so what can be the communality, what we are thinking today, we are just gathering.

Student: Bring us down of our pedestals, let us sit there with you, feed everyone. My GuruGuru That which takes us from ignorance to knowledge; from darkness, gu, to light, ru. It can be a person, a teaching, or in its most subtle form - the Word. said, you cannot talk about God to an empty, starving, growling, hunger of a baby who looks for a dress that does not exist. Feed everyone and then they will learn from your actions, do not put any teacher, any GuruGuru That which takes us from ignorance to knowledge; from darkness, gu, to light, ru. It can be a person, a teaching, or in its most subtle form - the Word. , any person higher than yourself; you are me, I am you, we sit up a little higher so you can see us, there is no other reason. Let us all come together and stop hunger, when you stop hunger, you can also stop disease. How can you have a child fight small pox, fight anything, when they are hungry? It's not just about India, it's about South Africa, it's about Africa, it's about New York city, many children go to bed hungry so make sure whatever religion, take the leaders off the pedestal, let us all get into the streets, let us try to get enough money to feed, sermons do not count.

(Students applaud)

We collected in one day, when I took all these children (?), we collected from New York staying up whole night, we are building five houses in (?), we collected twelve thousand five hundred dollars and we are building a market for the people to make their own food and make them earn them all money to buy more houses, you beg, you borrow and you do it, you have to do to fill everyone's stomach.

Student: Thank you very much. If one thing that how, (?) like the poverty and the (?) is to change the poverty and to do that things better, but how again, when we do that, how we create our communality amongst our all the spiritual practices, what do (?) you are thinking, I mean.

YB: You are doing it right now.

Student: Now everybody has to be honest first, everybody has to be hardworking people. So, we are talking, wherever the poverty is more, the people are lazy there and people always trying to (?) on each other, they don't want to work hard. Therefore before we think that we have to clean the poverty, we have to teach them, how to be honest and how to be hardworking, only then you can clear the poverty from this world. How long you can feed a person? How long you can beg people and ask them to cook the food for them? You have to make them to earn a food for them, then only the poverty can go, not by talking and not by feeding the people.

Student: This young man that I am taking as my own spiritual child and I am taking his son as my, my spiritual grandson from (?), he said to me, "Don't give me the fish mother, teach me how to fish." That's what has to be done.

YB: I think you are very fortunate, you are very conscious and you are doing for yourself something, which is a very rare opportunity to see, that you are very aware, with these words I wish you best of luck.

Student: Stand up, stand up.

Student: Stand up (?).

Student: I have a question (?), there is one (?), what made me to ask a question of how can I start a relationship with Hari, is that whenever I try to meditate. When I move out I meet a lot of spiritual beings, which I communicate with. They said that when I come there, they'll keep on coming to me and say, "Go (?), go and do this, go and do this." But then, the question, which comes is, whenever I ask them, "(?)"

"He's gone around there."

They would always say to me, "Don't ask us about God but go and wait."

So the question, which sometimes comes is, 'Is God up there or is God anywhere?'

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Student: You are God, God (?).

Student: I would like to say something because I came here hoping to have a smallest interaction and so your brother here trying to actually cover (?) and I don't like that for at least another (?) fifty minutes.

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Student: I am, I am, I am, I am going to go (?) my people would like to (?) really once and...

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