40 Days

Pictures (Week 3): The Way of Action

Our retreat has taken us on the path of Action!  It was a week of self study, experiences in growth and togetherness.  Follow us here at the Blue Star Centre as we continue Living the Way of the Enlightened. Sri Vasudeva guides wisely through this path.  He tells us: "All senses must come alive [...]

By |2018-04-15T19:00:57+00:00April 15th, 2018|40 Days|

Pictures (Week 2): The Way of Love

As our retreat continues, Sri Vasudeva takes us along the path of love.  Here are a few pictures of our week together here at the Blue Star Centre. "May you be lifted in love today. May the mind be illumined with love today. May your every breath be a breath of love. May your [...]

By |2018-04-15T17:13:49+00:00April 8th, 2018|40 Days|

The Path of Unconditional Love

Today, on Day 11 of our retreat, Sri Vasudeva teaches us the path of unconditional love and its ways.  He references The Prophet, by Khalil Gibran.  Download his full message here:  40 Days 2018 Downloads When love beckons to you, follow him, Though his ways are hard and steep. And when his wings enfold you [...]

By |2018-04-05T07:59:12+00:00April 5th, 2018|40 Days|

Pictures (Week 1): The Way of Wisdom

As we retreat into a 40-Days observance with Sri Vasudeva, we have been walking the path of wisdom.  Here are a few pictures of our week together here at the Blue Star Centre. "I want to stay in that space that I do not know, that That which knows everything will manifest in my [...]

By |2018-04-15T17:15:45+00:00April 2nd, 2018|40 Days|

The Way of Wisdom from The Bhagavad Gītā

ध्यायतो विषयान्पुंस: सङ्गस्तेषूपजायते | सङ्गात्सञ्जायते काम: कामात्क्रोधोऽभिजायते || 62|| dhyāyato viṣhayān puṁsaḥ saṅgas teṣhūpajāyate saṅgāt sañjāyate kāmaḥ kāmāt krodho ’bhijāyate क्रोधाद्भवति सम्मोह: सम्मोहात्स्मृतिविभ्रम: | स्मृतिभ्रंशाद् बुद्धिनाशो बुद्धिनाशात्प्रणश्यति || 63|| krodhād bhavati sammohaḥ sammohāt smṛiti-vibhramaḥ | smṛiti-bhranśhād buddhi-nāśho buddhi-nāśhāt praṇaśhyati || When a person constantly thinks about objects, attachment for those objects arises. From attachment [...]

By |2018-03-29T13:13:40+00:00March 29th, 2018|40 Days|

40 Days 2017 Memorabilia

Namaskar all, In capturing the wonderful memories of these sacred 40 Days 2017, Blue Star is offering these memorabilia which can serve as a reminder of the teaching received and the gratitude we feel towards Guruji during this sacred 40 Days observance. The following 40 Days 2017 memorabilia (see picture) are now available at Blue Star Centre, [...]

By |2017-05-04T11:25:51+00:00May 4th, 2017|40 Days|

Dakshina – Spiritual Practice of Giving

40 Days Dakshina Practice Namaskar all, in the past few days we at the ashram have been contemplating the spiritual practice of dakshina. Dakshina is the tradition that a student who receives instruction, always gives something back in return for the knowledge that the teacher imparts. You know that any true Master gives freely [...]

By |2017-05-04T11:28:58+00:00April 29th, 2017|40 Days|

Pictures Day 23-27

The excitement of this year’s 40 Days topic, “Lifting Maya’s Veil”, is that it not only inspires us to expand our consciousness to its greatest potential but that it actually establishes a practicable way of doing so, by using what we see right before us. Guruji has laid out a wonderfully detailed step-by-step guide to [...]

By |2017-05-02T11:16:58+00:00April 27th, 2017|40 Days|

Pictures Day 18 – 22

Namaskar everyone, As we are at the half of the 40 Day period, we’d like to share the picture gallery from Day 18 till Day 22 with you. These days Guru has been speaking about us being the Divine in a human form. He guided us into the awareness of our subtle body, inviting us [...]

By |2017-04-17T13:40:32+00:00April 16th, 2017|40 Days|

Pictures Day 14 – 17

These days Guruji has been speaking about us and the experience of being human. How we have to make a jump in consciousness to experience that we are more than just the body. We have to observe how the mind is captured in Maya and how it is taken up with the human senses. He showed us that this [...]

By |2017-04-13T11:00:27+00:00April 12th, 2017|40 Days|