Freedom has many connotations. No freedom can truly be realised without the realization of the spirit. Realization of spirit is the basis of true freedom. There are many aspects of material life which leads to utter bondage. Spelling those out becomes vital if consciousness is to be directed towards its final release. Only in Spiritual freedom can true freedom be completely realized and lived.
Bhakti is least understood these days. Bhakti, is propagated by many organisations regarded as spiritual stalwarts. However the inmates of such organisations may not qualify as role-models to follow. Bhakti has more to do with inner alignment and nothing at all to do with the external paraphernalia. How do we develop the inner mood and spirit, this becomes a thing of paramount importance.
It is important to understand the science of Mind and Consciousness from a technical perspective. This simplifies the science of spirituality and shall also enable interests in people who think that spirituality is the occupation of recluses and escapists. This is far from Reality. Taking a scientific view about spirituality, one can understand the basic components that can help one get more meaning into life as a process.
Medical science is a boon for the current age. However there is a certain aspect that is often neglected by almost all human beings, when it comes to applying medical science to extract maximum benefit from it. Doctors prescribe medicine, but can the doctor know all the things, all the parameters concerning the mind, our specific system, that controls our health or bodily parameters? The simple answer in "No". This is where spiritual insight becomes an important point to consider. Spiritual insight only develops with practice of Spiritual discipline.
The characters of the Ramayana are interesting and are reflective of the million shades within human consciousness. The role of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Sri Rama is to harmonize these varied shades of consciousness and create a symphony so as to make the experience of life blissful. Lord Laxmana and the brother of the demon king Ravana, Vibheeshana stand at antipodal ends. It is interesting to study the characteristics of these two brothers of diametrically opposite characters represented by Lord Rama and King Ravana.
The role of devotion as a valid means for spiritual realization is often undermined in current times. Devotional Service remains the single-most effective means for God-realization in current times. It becomes essential to understand the science and means to cultivate such devotion in the heart and attract the undivided Grace of the Supreme Being
The Power oF Devi, the is the power of the moving force within nature. All forces are the manifestation of Shakti. Our all life on this material panet is under the domain of the Devi Shakti. When one chanelizes the inner energy, this energy protects and raises consciousness and takes one to the attainment of the objective of the life-process.