Swami vivekananda quotes on meditation
Meditation and Its Methods According to Swami Vivekananda Quotes by Swami Vivekananda
Ramakrishna Mission - Guided Meditation - Swami Vivekananda - Raja yoga - Part 2
Swami Vivekananda’s thoughts on mind control
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Make that one idea your life — think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. For Swami Vivekananda, an uncontrolled mind leads to negativity in life and a controlled mind saves us and frees us from such thoughts. Will power and determination can also stop mind from wandering. However, his advice comes with a caveat: To keep the mind under control one has to practice and repeat the same thought over and over again. This, he believed, would decrease vagaries of the mind.
Meditation played a very important role in the life and teachings of Swami Vivekananda. He was interested in meditation from his childhood. His master Ramakrishna found him a dhyana-siddha expert in meditation. In December , Vivekananda went to Kanyakumari and meditated for three days on a large rock and took the resolution to dedicate his life to serve humanity. The event is known as the Kanyakumari resolve of