Swami Shantatmananda

Nature of spiritual experience

26 November, 2017

Devotees who used to gather in the room of Sri Ramakrishna at Dakshineswar (Kolkata), West Bengal would often be amazed by his ecstatcy inf spiritual experience.

God is, with or without form

19 November, 2017

Mahendra Nath Gupta, the chronicler of the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna, who was affectionately known as Master Mahashaya among devotees, had a strange encounter with Sri Ramakrishna.

God takes over when the ego recedes

11 November, 2017

Devotees would often ask Sri Ramakrishna as to why they are not able to have the vision of God in spite of their spiritual striving.

Prepare for spiritual elevation

4 November, 2017

Many devotees interested in spiritual life would come to Sri Ramakrishna wishing to get their doubts clarified. They would often ask him the reason for their lack of progress in spiritual life.

The victory of the underdog

29 October, 2017

Devotees would often ask Sri Ramakrishna as to how to overcome their apparently insurmountable obstacles and reach their ultimate spiritual destiny.  Sri Ramakrishna wou