Sri Ramakrishna would often point out how ego is a great impediment in spiritual life. He would give several illustrations to explain the idea.
In the second chapter of the Bhagavad Gita there are a series of slokas which describe the nature of a Sthitaprajna or a man of steady wisdom.
Devotees who used to visit Sri Ramakrishna regularly would often be blessed with an extraordinary sight of Sri Ramakrishna going into Samadhi.
Sri Ramakrishna would explain to his devotees the mystery of incarnation in the following way “However great and infinite God may be, His Essence can and does manifest itself through man by His mer
Devotees would often confess to Sri Ramakrishna about their attachment to worldly life. They would state that they feel bewildered by the power of various attractions w