In this groundbreaking book, Antoinette Elizabeth DeNapoli examines the everyday religious worlds and lived practices of female Hindu ascetics (sadhus) in the north Indian state of Rajasthan.
Author: Antoinette E. DeNapoli
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
A History of Modern Yoga: Patanjali and Western Esotericism. London:
Continuum, 2004. DeNapoli, Antoinette Elizabeth. Real Sadhus Sing to God:
Gender, Asceticism, and Vernacular Religion in Rajasthan. Oxford: Oxford
University Press, ...
Author: Drew Thomases
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
THE. REAL. SPIRITUAL. LIFE. ( Written by Sadhu Sundar Singh in May 1927 ) “
By their fruits ye shall know them , " not by their roots ( Matt . vii . 20 ) . A tree
never eats its own fruit , whether it be good or bad , but passes it on , seed and all
, for ...
Author: Rebecca Jane Parker
texts and wander, even as she is settled in place, in search of God's home, which,
for the sādhus, is the only real place in the world. She can meet ... Real Sadhus
sing to God: Gender, asceticism, and vernacular religion in Rajasthan. Oxford: ...
Author: Stanley D. Brunn
Writing from here the Sádhu said , “ This is not a simple place for a sádhu , but
where the Lord sends me there I have to ... gospel and testified to in the heart of
the true believer , Sádhu Sundar Singh came West , and thinks his work is done .
Author: Rebecca J. Parker
Thus is Sundar Singh a true Christian mystic , and so closely has he studied the
life of Christ as it is written in the New ... where others would only see the
common mercies of daily life the Sádhu praises God for special help in special
Author: Mrs. E. Pārkar
If it is God ' s Will that he go further , God will lead him that way . If not , let him be
content to stay at the ... Sometimes it was as if there were sharp needles pricking
me ; and I saw light , but not a real light . I think there is something in the heart ...
Author: Burnett Hillman Streeter
God ' s Name purifies devotee ' s heart and prevents him to wander aimlessly in
various directions . He makes ... The true Sadhus and Saints shun the pride and
worldly desires to remain attached with God and to obtain supreme Bliss . 15 .
Through ... Singing the True Bani is a way to be in sight of the Guru . 24 . All Bani
They have found their true element . They find the air not only buoyant but
invigorating . It M. raises life for them to its real glory . In God men find , too , their
true ele HAVARFORD COLLEGE , Haverford , Pa . SADHU SUNDER SINGH –
Category: Theology, Practical
prescribed , as a duty for an aspirant , wrath upon persons spiteful against
devotees of God , as he has advised ... devotion to God , intoxication ( Mada )
towards the singing of the praise of Krishna as the proper means . to conquer our
internal enemies . ... And devotees are the real sadhus , while non - devotees are
not so .
Author: Nishkinchana (Maharaj.)
Category: Religious life
Lord Krşņa replied that a real sådhu , or Vaisnava , is qualified with the following
characteristics . ... ( 14 ) performing festivals in the Lord ' s temple in the company
of other devotees , and with music , singing and dancing ; ( 15 ) celebrating all ...
Author: A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda
It was Kabir's custom usually to sing to sadhus only , and so his songs always
ended with the line , “ Saith Kabir to the sadhu . ... after God , no matter how
deceptive may be the appearances - appearances deceiving others or even
deceiving the man himself . ... Why do you not realize and always assume that
the finer side of his nature is the real side , the side on which he should always
be approached ?
And if the famous Heiler - Pfister controversy about the historicity of the Sadhu
Sundar Singh's miracles and heroic experiences has come to ... Apostle of the
East and of the West , Saint and true vicar of Christ the Sadhu Sundar Singh ,
was an impostor and downright liar . ... 4 In 1922 ; Fr. L. de Grandmaison , S.J. ,
taking occasion of two recent books “ Sadhu Sundar Singh , called of God ” by
Mrs. Arthur ...
Author: Henri Hosten
Category: Christian antiquities
No man can be saved by the mere singing of God's praises , any more than a
parrot can save itself from the cat by singing the praises of God . Dharm ... If you
meet with a true Sádhú , then your thoughts , words and deeds will become
Author: G. H. Westcott
Most of This is Chinese statesmanship however , a seeker after God and them
are American born and so at its best . There is hope for a when ... A glossary
come a Christian Sadhu - a tray is needed to interpret some of Sadhu Sundar
Singh . By C. F. Andrews . ... 1934 . ward a true type for Indian tic and moral — is
responsible for This is a story of work among Christians to follow . " India many
ills , one of ...
Elton Trueblood. God by his Holy Spirit gives daily hints of his love in the inward
man unto all stayed minds , and assurance of the victory , which makes me often
overlook present ... The striking experience of a single person such as Sadhu
Sundar Singh is part of the evidence , but the critic can more easily call it
Author: Elton Trueblood
Category: Experience (Religion)
At the same time a man a real Sadhu , who sacrificing his sprang forward from
out ... with this holy bloody stream , he began to sing a man , such priceless gems
do not consong of joy and praise to God , and tinue for long in this world !
He supposed he would nitely with the aim of stemming be treated as Sadhu
Sundar Much confusion as to names of he tide of conversions to Chris - Singh
had been , but was remission stations has naturally ianity among outcaste and
abo leased . ... To give them the true ism is not a gift of God , but a the local
The Temple of God But your The Quiet Hour in them looking at us through their
eyes , feeling any pain or insult we may give . ... Human beings have Certainly
we cannot all be hermits “ He is the real Sadhu who makes you e value because
of the prese and eat air , and ... but that can begin to realise God's presence in
which a nautch - girl was to sing . is because we have not begun to in quiet and