SWAMI CHIDANAND SARASWATI
4. Swadhayay – Sacred Study
Swadhayay typically means study of the scriptures. It is very important to read something spiritual, something inspiring every day. This helps to keep us on track and to keep our mind pure. Otherwise, we tend to get lost in our own mind’s sea of confusion.
However, it is important to remember that scriptural study – although it is crucial – is not, by itself, a complete spiritual path. Simple reading of the scriptures does not take you to Samadhi. One must also …