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October 2014

 

In this Month's issue


►  Library of Teachings

►  Recipe of the Month

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October CEO / Meditation Video

 

 

Nirvair Newsletter Video

 

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Kundalini Yoga Sadhana Guidelines, 2nd Edition
Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan®



First published in 1974, Kundalini Yoga Sadhana Guidelines is KRI’s bestselling yoga manual. Within its pages are the tools to inspire you to deepen your practice and return again and again, breath by breath, to your Self and your soul.

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• A comprehensive history of morning sadhana as given by Yogi Bhajan
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• Several new meditations and kriyas
 

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The Mind:

It’s Projections and Multiple Facets
By Yogi Bhajan with Gurucharan Singh Khalsa, PhD

 

 

The Mind: Its Projections and Multiple Facets in filled with techniques and meditations to help direct and develop your mind. Yogi Bhajan’s teachings encourage you to befriend your mind, explore its inner workings, and make it your servant rather than your master.


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The Master’s Touch – DVD Lecture Series
Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan®

 


In this superb collection of teachings from his “Master’s Touch” courses, Yogi Bhajan, one of the most pragmatic spiritual Teachers of our time, explains the path of the Teacher with wit, compassion, and a practical sense of the challenges of daily life.

Volume One: The Golden Rules of a Teacher
Volume Two: Overcoming the Complexes of Life
Volume Three: The Grace of Kundalini Yoga
Volume Four: The Teacher and the Student
Volume Five: Descending God & Ascending Human
Volume Six: Projecting as a Teacher
Volume Seven: A Self Surrender to the Higher Self
Volume Eight: Trouble Comes into Your Life When You Ask for It

 

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Celebrating The Living Legacy of The Siri Singh Sahib Yogi Bhajan

Honoring the Legacy of Siri Singh Sahib, Yogi Bhajan - Program Schedule

 

Nirvair Singh Khalsa

 A Note from Nirvair

 

Sat Nam.

Greetings from New Mexico!

Early this month, we are gathering to remember Yogi Bhajan, ten years after he left his earthly body. You can find more information on that event at http://yogijilegacy.org.

Yogi Bhajan loved Guru Ram Das and we celebrate Guru Ram Das’ birthday this month. Guru Ram Das was a humble man and a great saint and healer. Once, Yogi Bhajan was asked. “Why Guru Ram Das?” Yogi Bhajan’s response was,

I said, Yeah because the combination of the imperialness and the spiritual ness, I am using two words, Combine in one personality as a total identity and blend and it was the personality of Guru Ram Das.

You look now on all sages, all messenger of God, all holy men, all identity, all great people, all avatars, whatever you want to see there shall be one thing very common, either they lived very unattached with the earth and guided, and denounced or they ruled and pronounced.

Starts a new era in the spiritual world of Guru Ram Das, he announced and pronounced God is, bhakti and shakti blended in one identity and that is Guru Ram Das.

I will like you to research the spirituality of the universe and understand what I am saying those few words. In all the eras of the universe two things have come to us separately; either the messenger has come with utmost denouncement or the messenger has come with utmost pronouncement and people have accepted, I am not saying the people have not accepted but in the identity and the personality and the reality and the spirituality, the duality of bhakti and Shakti amalgamated into oneness and that is what Guru Ram Das is. It was not my decision, I might have given a different opinion but it was God's decision.

First time you are supposed to be spiritual, real and regal and not orphan before your desires. You do not know real orphan, real orphan is the one who is, who has no control on his desires, who is weak within himself, who cannot command his grace against the race of time and space. What a unfortunate animal is that and that is what Guru Ram Das personality stands as a light. It tells us, be spiritual, be regal, in the duality of the word don't let your personality fall apart.
 

© The Teachings of Yogi Bhajan, October 4, 1987

This is a wonderful month to chant the mantra Guru Guru Wahe Guru, Guru Ram Das Guru. It always fills me with more comfort and relaxation. As Yogi Bhajan said,

My prayer is, you have walked unto the house of Guru Ram Das, may you understand Guru Ram Das, may you love Guru Ram Das, may you feel Guru Ram Das, may you trust Guru Ram Das, may you be with Guru Ram Das, may you understand Guru Ram Das and may you explore and not ignore Guru Ram Das. May you understand in the thought, action, deed, form, projection, reality, non-reality and Divinity or Infinity, that you are nothing but a friend of Guru Ram Das, student of Guru Ram Das.
 

© The Teachings of Yogi Bhajan, March 5, 1989.

Kind regards and many blessings,


Nirvair Singh Khalsa
CEO KRI

 

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News from The Yogi Bhajan Library of Teachings

 

Sat Nam From The Yogi Bhajan Library of Teachings™


Yogi Bhajan Library of TeachingsWe hope you have enjoyed the 40 Lectures/40 Days from The Yogi Bhajan Library of Teachings™ leading up to the celebrating the life and legacy of Yogi Bhajan. Throughout September we have been featuring a new Yogi Bhajan lecture on the Yogi Bhajan Library of Teachings™ free online database. All of these lectures (many with the original lecture video) are accompanied by an interactive printable kriya to help you experience the teachings more fully. This has been a wonderful way to invite more of you to come explore the tools and resources available at The Yogi Bhajan Library of Teachings™. We are encouraged by your visits to the page and all of the feedback we receive!
 

Don’t worry, if you missed any of the lectures and kriyas just visit our 40 Lectures/40 days archive page page!
 

40 Lectures 40 Days


These 40 lectures have been just a peek in to the vastness of Yogi Bhajan’s teachings. There are so many wonderful gems of wisdom and powerful messages throughout his lectures.


In this lecture featuring the Meditation to Relax and Rejoice, Yogi Bhajan speaks about our connection to our own spirit and the teacher within. This excerpt stuck with me:
 

There is a direct relationship within your inner being and your being and then you can stand for outer being. You cannot confront the world. You will always see one thing very sure. Whenever a man of God talks about God and truth and his inner being is clear, outside world always crucifies him. And find out any case, one case, where a real man of truth has not been slandered day in and day out. Because the truth is when a man of God speaks the God from the inner being all the outer being starts feeling the pinch of it. That's why you cannot understand the teaching, you cannot understand the teacher because the teacher has to be in you then the teachings will come automatically.


© The Teachings of Yogi Bhajan, February 19, 1979
 

In many of his teachings Yogi Bhajan reminds us of our capacity to be teachers not only of others but, most importantly, of ourselves.


Thank you for continuing to support Yogi Bhajan’s life and legacy with your donations. Your gifts are what allow us to share his teachings with the world!


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Recipe of the month

 

Stuffed Peppers with Tofu and Quinoa

Taken from: A Taste of India (Second Edition) by Bibiji Inderjit Kaur Khalsa, PhD
 

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Stuffed Peppers with Tofu and Quinoa

 


Make the sauce while the peppers are baking.

2 tablespoons olive oil
1 onion, chopped
1 clove garlic
½ cup grated zucchini
½ cup crumbled tofu
½ cup cooked quinoa
1 teaspoon each of chopped fresh basil, parsley, thyme, and rosemary
¼ teaspoon salt
pinch of black pepper
4 bell peppers, tops cut off and seeded

For the sauce:
1 tablespoon olive oil
half an onion, grated
½ teaspoon whole-wheat flour
1 clove garlic, minced
1 cup tomato sauce
¼ cup water
Salt and pepper to taste

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

(1) Steam the bell peppers for about 5 minutes and set aside.


(2) In a medium skillet, heat the olive oil. Add the onion, garlic and grated zucchini and sauté over medium heat about 4 minutes, until tender.


(3) Add the crumbled tofu, cooked quinoa, herbs, salt and pepper. Sauté for 1 minute. Remove from heat.


(4) Stuff the peppers with the filling. Transfer to an oiled baking dish. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes or until peppers are tender.

To make the sauce:

(1) In a saucepan, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the grated onion and flour and cook, stirring, 1 minute. Add the minced garlic, tomato sauce and water. Continue cooking 5 more minutes, stirring occasionally, until thick.


(2) Pour over the stuffed baked tomatoes or peppers as they come out of the oven.

Yield: 4 Stuffed peppers

 

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