I come from a very strong religious background but I do not consider
myself anymore belonging to any religion
and I believe the concept of
religion is wrong. Maybe many people here would not like my words but I
feel in past and present time, religion often had the effect of poison:
only killing and dividing people.
That's why I ask why can we not leave all religion and just become Human? I don't want
to be Hindu or Muslim or Christian, I just want to be Human. That's
what God has created. Human is made by God and religion is made by man.
And I believe God is not Hindu nor Muslim nor Christian.
have a religion. So why I should be forced to believe in any particular
religion? Because of my thoughts for this topic, many religious people
may not like me. That's okay, I accept it because I believe my God likes
me and doesn't have any religion, just like me.
Before I entered the cave
in 1997 I had lived the traditional life of a
. However my retreat in the cave for three years and 108 days
changed a lot. It made me realize that we are all equal and that no
human being should be higher or greater than the next. I don’t see
myself as a guru or a master anymore. Our souls and our love is the one
thing that universally makes us all the same.Many times people get confused by my
name or getup and think, if I am not a Guru, why do I have a 'Swami' in
front of my name? I wrote a blog entry about that back in 2009 that can
give you an answer to this question. Check it out here
Instead of devoting myself to religion, I devote my life to help poor children. We run a Charity school providing food and education to those who really need it.