The effect of prayer – spiritual research using Biofeedback machines (DDFAO)
This video shows how prayer can positively affect our chakras and state of well being
Definition of prayer
The word prayer or prārthanā (in Sanskrit) is derived from two words ‘pra’ and ‘artha’ meaning pleading fervently. In other words, it is asking God for something with intense yearning. Prayer includes respect, love, pleading and faith. Through a prayer a devotee expresses his helplessness and endows the doership of the task to God. Giving the doership […]
Importance of prayer
One important criteria in determining our spiritual progress is the extent of the dissolution of our mind, intellect and ego. (Refer to footnote 2 below.) The issue that we all face from birth is that we have had our parents, teachers and friends enhance our five senses, mind and intellect. In the current world a lot […]
Benefits of prayer
Improves spiritual practice: Prayer impacts our spiritual practice at three levels, action, thought and attitude: Action: All actions that are preceded by prayer for spiritual benefit are performed with spiritual emotion; hence fewer errors are committed. Thus by praying, various actions in one’s spiritual practice (e.g. chanting, company of the Absolute Truth (satsang), service unto […]
What is the importance of gratitude?
This article explains gratitude and its importance
What is the difference between prayer with expectations and without expectations?
This article explains the difference between prayer with expectation and without worldly expectation
How does prayer work?
This article explains the mechanism of action of prayer