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If You Find Bag of Gold Saint Lesson for Disciples

If You Find Bag of Gold? Saint Question to Passer by

A Saint used to live with disciples in his small ashram. One day while teaching his disciples, he went out and came back with man who was passing by from near by road. When passer by came, saint asked him, “What would you do if you found a bag full of gold coins lying on…

What is importance of Satsang - Saint Disciple Story

What is importance of Satsang – Saint Disciple Story

A saint used to teach Bhagavad Geeta to his disciples everyday, all disciples were happy with it but a disciple looked worried. One day, he went to saint and said, “What is importance of Satsang (spiritual teaching)?” After listening to this question, saint said, “Bring me basket which is used for carrying coal.” Disciple did…

Last Seven Days of Life - Saint Teaching to Disciple

Last Seven Days of Life – Saint Teaching to Disciple

Once upon a time in an ashram, Saint was giving discourse to his disciples, just then a man entered ashram and started abusing Saint. Saint didn’t said anything to that man. After a while that man left. A disciple who was present there saw this and got angry. He wondered why Saint didn’t respond to…

Guru and Disciple Story - Respecting One's Feelings

Guru and Disciple Story – Respecting One’s Feelings

Once during a summer, a disciple was going to his village after taking a week-long leave from his guru. He was to walk all the way back to his home. After walking for half day, he felt thirsty and started looking for source of water around him. Soon he found a well and drew water…

If Man Had not Lost his Buffalo! Story about Laziness

If Man Had not Lost his Buffalo! Story about Laziness

Once upon a time, a Guru and his disciple were passing through a village. Both were very hungry. They saw a house near by and knocked on the door. A man dressed in torn clothes came out. Guru said to him, “We are very hungry. Can we have something to eat?” Man welcomed them in…

Disciple Question to Acharaya - Why is Discipline Important

Disciple Question – Why is Discipline Important?

In ancient times, In a Gurukul lived Acharya Sumedh with his disciples. He was very knowledgeable and adhered to discipline. One day after end of lesson, one of his disciple named Vartant asked him, “Acharayvar! Intellectual sharpness is basis of learning. Despite this why do you always talk about tying our whole life in rigid…

Bag of Potatoes - Burden of Jealousy or Envy!

Bag of Potatoes – Burden of Jealousy or Envy!

Once a Guru called all his disciples and said, “Bring a bag of potatoes with you when you all come to discourse tomorrow but remember that each potato you bring should have the name on them of the person whom you envy. Disciples who envy many people bought as many potatoes with them.” Next day,…

Why do we Suffer? Guru Disciple Story about Karma

Why do we Suffer? Guru Disciple Story about Karma

Why we got this life? Why do we suffer? One day, a Mahatma went to a walk with his disciple. Mahatma liked to speak less and do his work peacefully where as disciple was very agile. While walking, they were passing by a pond and there they saw that a fisherman was laying a trap…

Guru Ji Test for Disciples - Utilizing Resources

Guru Ji Test for Disciples – Utilizing Resources

Once a Guru had three main disciples. As Guru ji was getting old, he decided to chose one of them as his successor. To test the intelligence of three, one day he called them and said, “Listen, I am going to a pilgrimage for a few months. Here are three bag with seeds inside them….

Three Teacher - Story about Learning from Others

Three Teachers – Story about Learning from Others

Long ago, in a village lived a Sage who was very famous and had many disciples. One day one of his disciples came to him and asked, “Guru Ji, who is your Guru(Teacher)? From whom did you gain your knowledge?” Sage smiled at disciples question and replied, “I have thousands of Guru! If i start…

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